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Legendary Street Fighter Player Daigo Umehara Wins Online Tournament For... Uno

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Screenshot: Game Impress Watch (Twitch)
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Daigo Umehara is one of the greatest Street Fighter players ever. But did you know that’s not his only game? Turns out he’s also very good at Uno.

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In a Twitch Japan online invitational tournament called Twitch Streamer Battle: Uno, Umehara made it to the last round of 16 players. 

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He certainly gets excited at the end—rightly so. As Game Watch Impress points out, the top place prize purse was 245,000 yen ($2,350).

Illustration for article titled Legendary iStreet Fighter/i Player Daigo Umehara Wins Online Tournament For... iUno/i
Screenshot: Game Impress Watch (Twitch)

Congrats to Daigo, the Uno beast!

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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errolstaffordd
errolstaffordd

This was honestly delightful.