Carl “Perfect Legend” White, René “KOR” Maistry, and Emmanuel “MASTER” Rodriguez all make money on their fighting game abilities, and all of them say that input lag affects them professionally. It seems that input lag inconsistency is their biggest gripe. Perfect Legend, the Mortal Kombat EVO World Champion from 2011-2012, says that lag changes everything in a match:
Later, all parties give very specific examples of how lag breaks their game. I feel KOR's pain when it comes to Tekken specifically:
The piece goes on to talk about recommended displays to reduce lag, and then speaks to display manufacturers on how they can help with this situation. Check it out.
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