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Cultivation: House of Snake Eyez | Episode 6 SEASON FINALE

November 5, 2019


(Narrator) The hero’s journey. The desire to cross a threshold, from the modest into something bigger. It all starts with the need
to change of the status quo. (Commentator) Daigo Umehara
has eliminated Snake Eyez from the tournament. (Narrator) The test. The Allies and the Rivals. The trip to Japan. The search for balance
in a foreign culture. All just steps towards what will happen
here today, in San Francisco. So win or loose,
right here, right now, is where our Journey will end. Back in a day,
you felt pretty good beating the best street fighters
players on your block. Today, the game may be the same, but the goal is far, far bigger. Beat 31 of the best in the world and take home the lion’s share
of 250 000 in prize pool. (Alex Valle) As the first round
comes in, the first round jitters, Snake Eyez had
the most important match of the tournament for him. And not just him,
every competitor’s first round, to get the nervousness out. (Commentator) We’re into it,
he’s gonna go for the Ultra. (Crowd cheering) (Commentator) Keoma,
he gets him from the other side, he’s gonna go with the Ultra, and his Ultra does so much damage. -Keoma!
-The turning going on in there. -He takes out Snake Eyez.
-Keoma! (Presenter speaking in background) (James Chen) I think a lot of people
are putting pressure on themselves, and that has been the cause
of a lot of execution errors. Because a lot of people are saying, this might be Street Fighter 4’s
like last big event, right, to put an exclamation mark
on the history and stuff, the prize money obviously,
$120,000 for the winner, may just getting
to people mentally because of just how important
it feels to them. [Inaudible whispers] (Voice 1) When you have a problem
with something– (Voice 2) Stop being a Zangief player and start being
a Street Fighter player. (Voice 1) You don’t let it overtake you, just let it act. And you accept it. ♪ (Music) ♪ (Crowd cheering) (Commentator 1) If you go
to the looser’s at the start, your path to get
to the grand finals is much, much longer. (Commentator 2) Right. (Commentator 1) And, you know
at some point, top level players are going to be falling into that, well, they’re going to be
falling there from the start. So it’s going to be much,
much tougher obviously. (Commentator) The attack
of the tiger shot. Snake’s gotta be thinking “Do I have to go to my Evil Ryu,
my pocket character?” That’s a trap in my opinion. The link is good. Ok. Snake Eyez, making great choices! And he gets it! Start to a new beginning! (Commentator) Tough matchup!
Great punish. Oh Surprise! Tonpy
not ready for that one! That enough,
it is Snake Eyez. 2-0. (Commentators talking
at the same time) Snake Eyez. The last hope
for the United States. Human Bomb is out,
Snake Eyez moves on, and it is USA. This is the run back,
from round 1. There you see it again, Snake Eyez chose not to use
the meter for extra damage. Oh no! There it was!
He was beated just like that! Oh! And he does it
with a regular throw. Oh! There it is, Snake Eyez
is gonna move on, for the US. The shout out to Snake Eyez, like we said, I mean,
he lost first round. So Snake Eyez had to play
a ton of matches, made it all the way into top 8, and still wins the first one against the person who sent him there, he has had quite a road so far, here at the CapCom Cup. (Narrator) If the CapCom Cup
was a movie, this is how it would end. Snake Eyez versus Daigo. (Commentator) And here we go! (Narrator) This match will be tied. The clock is ticking down. Zangief is in trouble. (Commentator) Oh here we go,
big damage, time almost done. (Narrator) And then it would happen. (Commentator) And he’s going to go
with the SPD for damage, Oh! (Narrator) With skills and strategy
owned by his time in Japan, Snake Eyez would throw
the perfect combination at the precise time. (Commentator) Daigo, down 0-2. He better make some
important adjustments. (Narrator) And he would win. (Commentator) He’s got it! Snake Eyez is gonna take it! Snake Eyez, champion
at the Capcom cup! (Narrator) But this isn’t a movie. (Commentator) Right now Daigo’s
groundgame’s too strong. BOOM! And there it is,
he’s gonna take that round. Snake Eyez’ not been able to beat
Daigo’s fire ball timing at all. Just like that.
3 dominating games. Daigo Umehara sends home
the last US player, Snake Eyez. (James Chen) When Snake Eyez
got back from Japan, I could definitely tell
there was a little bit more strength in the fundamental games. I still don’t know if it’s quite
on the level of like, a Daigo or a Momochi
or something like that, but he’s definitely getting
closer to that. (Snake Eyez) I do feel
like if I was able to get like more games against him, I could win but, I walked away with some type of knowledge
from the matchup. (Narrator) Since 2008,
the strategies and the combos, the upsides and the comeback victories
have been the frontline of Fighting Game resurgence. But after over 8 million in sales, the story of Street Fighter IV
will end here. Street Fighter V will be
the next Chapter in this iconic story. (Yoshinori Ono)
(Speaking Japanese) (James Chen) You know,
for a while, Street Fighter V, when it starts
is going to look very simple and it’s going to be
very straightforward. But Street Fighter IV
looked the same way. If we go back and watch
some old street fighter 4 footage, we’re going to be at this like, there is like no depth
into this game, you know, and it will come with time, and people will find more
and more stuff so… I have faith that, you know, that Street Fighter V at the highest level is still going to be a really,
really strong game. I want to get better at Street Fighter V. This is the type of game
where I don’t really see Zangief being able to take on
any character he comes across. Only three different archetypes
of characters. One Grappler, one Zoner, and maybe like a character
who can jump around and do really fast mix ups, because there’s going to be
a lot more people playing this game and it’s gonna be…
it’s gonna be crazy. (Narrator) So when the crowds empty out, and there’s no big prize
purse on the line, no lights, no cameras. Just you and a friend
battling it out. That’s when the realization
might hit you, that if it can take you
across the world and back, Street Fighter will never again
be just a game. (Soft Music)

79 Comments

  • Reply ACreampiSurprise December 15, 2015 at 6:10 pm

    What does Ono say? I DON'T KNOW MOON RUNES and cc isnt helping >:(

  • Reply brownsupahero December 15, 2015 at 6:11 pm

    tío Alex Valle, la leyenda.

  • Reply Shiki(TMNS) #TeamImouto December 15, 2015 at 6:12 pm

    this whole series was phenomenal. I enjoyed every episode.

  • Reply Wladislav December 15, 2015 at 6:17 pm

    Glad he did well at Capcom Cup Finals so they could close this out on a high note.

    I do think that character specialists should still be viable in future games though. It would be a crying shame if that way of playing were to die out with SFV.
    Just remember that people have been talking about counterpicking in SFIV for quite a while as well but nearly all big tournaments are still being won by character specialists. It should totally continue to be a viable way to play.

    There is no reason why they should force players to have at least 3 characters in their pocket at all times. The ideal fighting game is balanced enough so that any character has the tools to beat any other character.
    Don't let fighting games become mobas when it comes to character selection.

  • Reply Tim Binder December 15, 2015 at 6:29 pm

    Click CC for subtitles

  • Reply Jerry Ryanto December 15, 2015 at 6:32 pm

    Pad player never beat Daigo 😀

  • Reply zeu s December 15, 2015 at 6:33 pm

    need to fix the ono part but other than that this series has been awesome, snake eyez is a beast!!!

  • Reply Jerry Ryanto December 15, 2015 at 6:35 pm

    Bye Snake Eyez.
    Hope you never win Tournament again 😀

  • Reply Five Fold December 15, 2015 at 6:42 pm

    I heard Spooky's voice <3

  • Reply Bathoryyy December 15, 2015 at 7:34 pm

    We want Bonchan ! 🙁

  • Reply RobotzTurtlezBearz December 15, 2015 at 7:44 pm

    This series was so well done, from the sound tracking , story telling , knowledge , I give it an A+ for sure

  • Reply rooflemonger December 15, 2015 at 8:03 pm

    why u lose sanke eyez to diego

  • Reply NEOBAK December 15, 2015 at 8:16 pm

    Excellent series

  • Reply its yoda December 15, 2015 at 8:41 pm

    this game me the chills. Great ending. it's to bad snake eyez couldn't go all the way.

  • Reply Pragmag - December 15, 2015 at 8:51 pm

    thanks for letting us go along for the journey, big guy.

  • Reply otakuchrash December 15, 2015 at 9:37 pm

    Will there be more Street Fighter documentaries? It's nice having something of this quality to watch.

  • Reply Gol D. Rex December 15, 2015 at 9:40 pm

    I love this series and Snake Eyez is an amazing player. Thanks RedBull!

  • Reply Josh Byron December 15, 2015 at 9:48 pm

    This series was absolutely godlike. Me and all my friends talked about it almost every episode! Very well done red bull, here's to snake eyes being the American SF5 hope of 2016!

  • Reply sharon jackson December 15, 2015 at 10:07 pm

    toad does not where pants

  • Reply Essen PT December 15, 2015 at 10:08 pm

    The quality production on this was super good! every episode of it. Well done to~the makers.

  • Reply Rodolfo Yuzo December 15, 2015 at 10:13 pm

    I'm a videomaker / editor from Brazil and a Street Fighter player (since when I was 8) and i wish to thank Red Bull and all the production team / crew behind this AMAZING series (director, producers, writers, cinematographers, editors). It's such a beaultiful thing to see a brand who support amazing things, like eletronic sports, indie music, extreme sports etc, with such passion.

    Thanks again foi Cultivation and Diggin in the Carts and all this beautiful work. Cheers for Snake Eyez and i think that Keoma would be a nice buddy for Snake Eyez in the Red Bull Street Fighter team hehe.

  • Reply BludAardvark December 15, 2015 at 10:51 pm

    SFV may go down the moba road for many that in order to succeed they need to be able to use 3 different types of characters. Thing is not everyone is good enough to use that many characters with gimmicks at a high level and have faith on them. Infiltration used 14 different characters in the pro tour and sadly he got beat by Daigo and ultimately by Misse. I bet he can wield all 16 characters at a high level too in SFV. But it is still difficult to beat a player whose fundamentals are on a high level with a character they are super comfortable as well as being completely on point.

  • Reply Velocity December 15, 2015 at 11:11 pm

    hey

  • Reply Kim Lee December 16, 2015 at 12:04 am

    Love the whole series. Can we pls get Redbull Bonchan series next?

  • Reply Lelé December 16, 2015 at 12:36 am

    épica série,anciosamente empolgado para a vinda de street fighter 5

  • Reply marc xiong December 16, 2015 at 12:38 am

    that run from losers bracket was crazy

  • Reply Prince_Aratani December 16, 2015 at 2:02 am

    The production on this series is too good to sleep on, red bull really did a great job here

  • Reply tedthemechanix1 December 16, 2015 at 2:19 am

    Nice last espisode : )

  • Reply SpabRog December 16, 2015 at 3:06 am

    Awesome work!

  • Reply Keoma Pacheco December 16, 2015 at 4:06 am

    The entire series is just inspiring

  • Reply Theron Lewis Jr. December 16, 2015 at 6:04 am

    Snake_Eyez has been my favorite player for some time now and this whole series was awesome.
    Great performance by Snake at Capcom Cup after that tough start.
    Grappler Nation !

  • Reply Onlythe1LLest December 16, 2015 at 7:50 am

    phenomenal series guys i enjoyed every minute of it. keep up the good work!

  • Reply mormegil84 December 16, 2015 at 7:52 am

    Thanks again for this amazing documentary. Snake Eyez had an incredible year. I look forward to seeing what he can do in SFV.

    Farewell, Street Fighter IV.

  • Reply Kuro Shinko December 16, 2015 at 8:08 am

    This series has been a great watch! I love it! I hope that Bonchan gets his own series as well.

  • Reply Chris Tweten December 16, 2015 at 9:43 am

    "If Capcom Cup was a movie, this is how it would end: Snake Eyez vs Daigo"

    Uhh…what?

  • Reply RioBrando December 16, 2015 at 9:52 am

    Amazing mini series that focused on a great player. Super enjoyable and well done

  • Reply Alef Almeida December 16, 2015 at 4:57 pm

    red bull games demônios

  • Reply RammaNeedsBuffs December 16, 2015 at 10:21 pm

    loved this entire series. Well done.

  • Reply Lelé December 17, 2015 at 12:11 am

    32 jogadores de league of legends nao curtiram esse video.

  • Reply EnzoCroft December 17, 2015 at 9:07 am

    Yeah I saw this movie its Mortal Kombat. Daigo is Goro. Kazunoko is Johnny Cage and Snake eyes is Art Lean .

  • Reply BlackLion December 17, 2015 at 10:05 am

    This entire series was the most beautiful documentary about a video game I've ever seen in my life! AMAZING job Redbullesports! And the conclusion is what I say everytime to new comers : Street fighter is more than just a game!!!

  • Reply Wayne D December 17, 2015 at 3:59 pm

    So much love for this community!

  • Reply Teddy Dark December 17, 2015 at 4:02 pm

    get your selfs a Dota 2 team and do an awsome series like that 😀

  • Reply djgeki December 17, 2015 at 4:07 pm

    Go Snake Eyez!
    Thanks for this series, Red Bull; it was a treat to watch.

  • Reply Mybuttishighonheroin December 17, 2015 at 5:02 pm

    Daigo Umeharam always blowing up American Players

  • Reply Play&Share December 17, 2015 at 5:46 pm

    Diego Umejuarez, Snake eyez's worst demon.

  • Reply Dave Hansan December 17, 2015 at 6:03 pm

    Thank you so much for this wonderfully crafted series. Street Fighter means a lot to me and to see it in the limelight for once with a documentary driven by what it takes to play the game at a high level is something truly inspirational. I hope to see many more in the future.

  • Reply LeftDown RightUpGaming December 17, 2015 at 7:57 pm

    seriously awesome.

  • Reply Euge B December 18, 2015 at 12:19 am

    thank you red Bull and capcom

  • Reply Dreamer December 18, 2015 at 1:11 am

    Subscribed. As silly as "Red Bull Esports" may sound, never judge a book by its cover. The quality is top-notch.

  • Reply Jeffrey Ridgeway December 18, 2015 at 4:37 am

    You need to move out!

  • Reply ASC December 18, 2015 at 3:35 pm

    Nice Ryu walk off into the distance, though.

  • Reply Jarrison Toro December 19, 2015 at 10:10 pm

    simease el fabor y meparosina yoso pobre y leacradesco astave memuera

  • Reply Zargabubblebath December 20, 2015 at 6:28 am

    Are we getting a series on Bonchan?? 🙂

  • Reply Ariel TV [El Jincho] December 20, 2015 at 6:45 am

    Excellent quality, excellent production. Found myself eagerly waiting for the next episode each one ended. Please make more like this– I think we all agree.

  • Reply Marvin Monzon December 20, 2015 at 3:38 pm

    it was awesome! it gave me the chills at the end

  • Reply Oscar Marroquin December 20, 2015 at 4:53 pm

    snake eyes has the potential to become the best us player for a very long time.

  • Reply KING YIKEZ89 December 20, 2015 at 10:00 pm

    Dj Ipad at the end

  • Reply Collin Blake December 21, 2015 at 2:39 am

    Bombaaaaaaaaaat I love this story and this finale!!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂 Snake Eyez is ma boi!

  • Reply GETURHANDSUP916 December 21, 2015 at 6:01 am

    This whole series made me think about quitting college even though I'm about 80% done and just start seriously playing Street Fighter. This series was very inspiring.

  • Reply Sokudo Flash December 23, 2015 at 4:06 pm

    This inspired me to get out there. Qanba, let's go.

  • Reply Snoop J December 23, 2015 at 5:41 pm

    I have no words for this. It's highly inspiring, even if you're a Halo player aspiring to go pro like me.

  • Reply Bboy_duck December 23, 2015 at 11:09 pm

    please last song name ???

  • Reply Jovelle Campbell January 2, 2016 at 8:25 pm

    red bull made a big move by sponsoring snake eyes. loved the series guys! excellent work

  • Reply the spectacular pkx January 8, 2016 at 2:45 am

    snake eyez vs keoma in loser,s bracket stole the show

  • Reply Chad Thompson January 27, 2016 at 9:23 am

    Why make a series on some pad scrub

  • Reply lovelycars1 February 6, 2016 at 6:45 am

    @ 2:50 …..$120,000 or $250,000 which one is the actual prize money? Someone is exaggerating for sure.

  • Reply Raylor February 6, 2016 at 5:57 pm

    Calligraphist and Picture of this series was amazing. The production was awesome. Thank you for showcasing this amazing player. I really enjoyed the design and artistic aspect of this series.

  • Reply TOOHMAZ February 8, 2016 at 6:48 pm

    The best series SF4 ever.

  • Reply theNecksLevel March 31, 2016 at 9:54 pm

    This series OP. So good man.

  • Reply Arjan van Daalen April 22, 2016 at 7:12 pm

    Great series, enjoyed it. Thanks Red Bull 🙂

  • Reply Subject 18 April 23, 2016 at 8:46 pm

    "10/10"

    -"A masterpiece"

  • Reply KJBreezy21 May 7, 2016 at 4:46 am

    Please main Alex, please god main Alex in sf5 until Gief gets buffed

  • Reply MaximumEffor7 October 14, 2016 at 8:07 am

    Very well made.

  • Reply yassine zarrad December 13, 2016 at 6:41 pm

    snake eyes u r a legende

  • Reply eliris December 23, 2016 at 5:22 pm

    While watching this, does anybody else daydream in their head about their life if they were at his level?
    This entire series is inspirational.

  • Reply Paulnewman September 11, 2017 at 2:58 am

    Very well made!!!

  • Reply Chris Thurman Music September 17, 2017 at 6:33 pm

    Me: "Hmmm wonder what Yoshinori is saying"
    turns on cc
    ~(speaking in Japanese)~
    Me: "Bless"

  • Reply PerfectKamui ™ September 27, 2017 at 11:16 am

    Best SF documentary ever? Best SF documentary ever.

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