[SYD] Street Fighter V at Bingefest – Dec 17th/18th


OzHadou are pleased to announce that we will be partnering with Bingefest 2016 to bring 24 hours of Street Fighter action to the Opera House in just a couple of short weeks. Casual stations will be available for use throughout the entire event and there will also be a single elimination Street Fighter V tournament being run on the Sunday afternoon. Here are the details:

Date: Saturday December 17th – Sunday December 18th (11:30pm-11:30pm)
Tournament time: Sunday 4pm (signups from 1pm). Note that the tournament is single elimination
Location: Joan Sutherland Foyers, Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000
Entry Fee: Both the 24 hour Street Fighter binge and the Tournament is Free Entry.

For all other details on the event, make sure to visit the official Bingefest website.

[Hob] Tassie Fighter Con 2 – March 11th – 12th 2017


After great success in 2016, Tassie Fighter Con (TFC) will be returning to Area 52 in Hobart in early 2017. Once again, players can expect two days of fighting game action, this time with an expanded lineup and larger pot bonuses. The lineup for the event currently is as follows:

Main games:

  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
  • Street Fighter V

Side games:

  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (doubles)
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee (doubles)

The full line up of games and pre-registration will be announced in the coming weeks, but here’s what has been announced thus far:

Date: March 11-12, 2017
Time: 9:00am – 10.00pm each day
Location: Area 52, 104 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, TAS 7000
Entry Fee: $20 venue fee, $10 per main game, $5 per side game

Further details, such as pre-registration details, converter rules and other game announcements can be found over on the official TFC event page. We’ll keep you updated on the blog too as more announcements come through.

[Bris] Sonic Boom 11 – December 11th


The final Sonic Boom of the year will be happening in just a couple of short weeks at GUF Brisbane. PC setups will be used for SFV, so be sure to have a compatible controller that work on PC. Here are the details:

Date: Sunday, December 11th
Time: Doors open at 11:30am, tournament begins at 12:30pm.
Location: Level 1, 279-281 Brunswick Street Mall, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, QLD 4006
Entry Fee: $5 venue fee, $5 tournament fee (SFV)

For full details, including tournament format, rules and prizes, visit the official event page on Facebook.

[SYD] York Street Battles #47 Results


The last YSB of 2016 is officially done and dusted. Thank you all who came out and supported not only this month, but all events throughout 2016. Here are the results:

Street Fighter V
1st) Like Ross
2nd) BKSama
3rd) Yavi
4th) Ali
5th) Llama
5th) DD
7th) Phusion
7th) AlexK
The King of Fighters XIV
1st) Chen
2nd) Kyokugen
3rd) FithAlucard
4th) Azuzu
5th) AlexK
5th) Yunus
7th) Jihoon
7th) Nana
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
1st) IronMyke
2nd) Chill
3rd) Jihoon
4th) Toto
5th) Genxa
5th) MadeMan
7th) DJB
7th) PXC
Mortal Kombat X
1st) Wazminator
2nd) Stormy
3rd) Arnolddesu
4th) Saggat83
5th) Ghost Police
5th) Gilbagz
7th) Coletrain
7th) SpruceMoose
 Super Street Fighter II Turbo
1st) Genxa
2nd) Jarop
3rd) Hugo
Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
1st) SydneyBully
2nd) TeeDee
3rd) Hugo
4th) Ichijin
5th) Dr Kimble
5th) Esera
7th) Prods
7th) Willis
BlazBlue: Central Fiction
1st) SydneyBully
2nd) Esera
3rd) Prods
Tekken 7: Fated Retribution
1st) Dion
2nd) Handsomeboy
3rd) Jin Laden
4th) The Man Dude
5th) PXC
5th) Val
7th) Crocop
7th) Soda with Yoda

OzHadou would like to wish everyone in the FGC a safe and relaxing break, see you all in 2017!

[Woll] Wollongong FGC Final Fight 5 – December 10th


The Wollongong FGC has another fighting game event this Saturday at the University of Wollongong. Final Fight features tournaments and casuals for Street Fighter V and Super Smash Bros.

This Final Fight features the following tournament and pot bonuses:

  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (Singles) with $50 pot bonus + $10 for every 5 entrants
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee (Singles) with $50 pot bonus + $10 for every 5 entrants
  • Street Fighter V

Date: Saturday, December 10th
Time: 9:00am
Location: Building 24, Room G01, University of Wollongong, Northfields Ave, Wollongong, NSW 2522
Entry Fee: $10 venue fee, plus $5 entry fee per tournament

For full details, including tournament rules and start times, visit the official event page on Facebook.

[Bris] Sonic Boom X Results


The tenth Sonic Boom took place at Guf Brisbane last weekend with another strong turnout for Street Fighter V. This event featured a lot of players new and old, a testament to the strong, growing scene up in Queensland. The results can be found below:

Sonic Boom 10 | SFV

1st:  DaleNvrFails (Cammy)
2nd: SLD|SilverAsch (Nash)
3rd: Hieryo (Nash/Karin)



Top 3 for SFV: 1st DaleNvrFails (middle), SLD|SilverAsch (left), hieryo (right).

[Per] SFV Tournament at Game City – December 10th


Game City in Perth are hosting a tournament for Street Fighter V in early December. This will be a double elimination tournament.

Date: Saturday, December 10th
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Game City, Shop TR2/3, Raine Square Shopping Centre, 300 Murray Street, Perth, WA 6000
Entry Fee: $10 per player

For full details regarding this tournament, including tournament rules, format and prizes, visit the event page on Facebook.

[GC] Gold Coast Throwdown – November 22nd


The last Gold Coast meetup for 2016 will take place next Tuesday at Good Games on the Gold Coast. Organisers Gold Coast Fighters will be providing casual setups for Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- and King of Fighters XIV.

Date: Tuesday, November 22nd
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Good Games Gold Coast, 8/130 Scarborough St, Southport, QLD 4215
Entry Fee: $5 venue entry

Visit the Gold Coast Fighters Facebook page for further details.

[Melb] CouchWarriors 2016 Final Ranbat – December 10



CouchWarriors is hosting the final ranbat at the CQ hotel right in the Melbourne CBD for a one day  combined fighting game event!

The top 3 placers in their 2016 ranking battle points for Smash 4, Melee and SFV will be competing for a $250 prize bonus – with the highest point placer for each game receiving a medal and a special prize (TBA).

The December Ranbat will bring extra weight- placing in December will earn you double points! (Usually 10 for 1st, 8 for 2nd and 6 for 3rd) The top two current places for Smash 4 and SFV are currently separated by three points, so do your best at the remaining two ranbats in November and December!

Check out the current rankings here.

Date: December 10
Time: 10:00am – late
Location: Event Room #2: CQ Functions, 123 Queen Street, Melbourne
Entry Fee: $15 Entry + Tournaments (Expected pot fee is $5 per tournament)
For more information visit the Facebook event page here or go to CouchWarriors.org.


[Adel] SXC2016 Updates – December 2nd-4th


The last Australian major fighting game tournament of the year, Southern Cross Championships (SXC) 2016, is taking place in Adelaide in 3 weeks. Online registration will close on Sunday November 20th. After this date registration will only be available at the event, so players looking to enjoy early bird discounts and avoid long registration queues are encouraged to register online before the cut-off date.

The South Australian Fighting Game Community (SAFGC) is again putting on a massive line-up of games for SXC, with 20 tournaments listed on the official registration page. There are also thousands of dollars in pot bonuses provided by various sponsors, details of which can be found on the SAFGC Facebook page.

Date: Friday, December 2nd – Sunday, December 4th
Location: Adelaide UniBar, Victoria Drive, Gate 10, Level 5, Union House, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005
Entry Fee: see the registration website for details.

For additional information about this event, visit the official SXC website.