White House Interview: Justin Wong talks Street Fighter, his hopes for competitive gaming

We caught up with the illustrious Street Fighter player to learn more about his journey to the White House Competitive Gaming event.


Shacknews had boots on the ground at the recent White House Competitive Gaming Event, an advertisement for President Obama's Affordable Care Act that saw pro gamers stream some of their favorite games directly from the White House.

Along with other competitive gaming personalities and celebrities such as NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal, Street Fighter pro Justin Wong spoke to Shacknews reporters about his journey to the special event.

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David L. Craddock writes fiction, nonfiction, and grocery lists. He is the author of the Stay Awhile and Listen series, and the Gairden Chronicles series of fantasy novels for young adults. Outside of writing, he enjoys playing Mario, Zelda, and Dark Souls games, and will be happy to discuss at length the myriad reasons why Dark Souls 2 is the best in the series. Follow him online at davidlcraddock.com and @davidlcraddock.

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