Entering a new fighting game scene can be hard, there are a lot of questions that a new player or even a veteran of a different genre will want to ask but will have some trouble finding from time to time. When I entered the scene a couple of years ago I was clueless, I didn't know where to turn or who to ask for what. Information is out there, however finding the useful information in a sea of forum posts and combo videos is an exhausting and sometimes moot effort. To make a newer player's life a bit easier I have compiled some of what I consider the most useful information pertaining to the anime scene or fighters in general.
As a prelude to everything I will link here, I want to post what I personally think should be read by any player interested in getting into the competitive scene or any player who seriously wants to up their game. Seth Killian and Ponder's Domination 101 articles on Shoryuken.com
. These will show you how to have a competitive mindset.