Shadowloo Showdown V official trailer!

Check out the excellent trailer from Bosslogic and Shadowloo for Shadowloo Showdown V, featuring the voice of Ryu- Kyle Herbert:

This year, SSV will be taking place at the CQ Hotel in Melbourne from August 29th-31st.

Registration: http://www.shadowlogic.com.au/shop

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/583599885035611/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/ShadowlooHQ

Help send down your favourite international players by voting and buying a shirt!

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Hope to see you guys there!

6 Reasons to come to BAM6!

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6 Reasons to come to BAM6- May 9-11!

1- BAM6 is a 3 Day event with Friday night exhibitions and interstate rivalry matches. Spectator passes only $5 one day or $10 weekend.

2- Capcom Pro Tour Ranking Event: BAM6 is proud to be part of the internationally recognised Capcom Pro Tour circuit, allowing players to accrue points for the international Capcom Cup.

http://couchwarriors.org/wp/bam6-joins-the-capcom-pro-tour/

3- South East Asia Majors Official Qualifer – The SF4 winner gets a full paid flight to Singapore and accommodation thanks to SEAM. Gain seeding points for Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition, Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3, King of Fighters 13, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Blaz Blue Chrono Phantasm.

4- Special Guests: Jeffrey “Chamba” Cruz – Udon Comics (Street Fighter artist) and Mick Gordon- Killer Instinct Sound Designer/Composer

5- Huge lineup of tournament titles including major games and niche: Super Street Fighter 4 AE, Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3, Killer Instinct, King of Fighters 13, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Blaz Blue Chrono Phantasm, Smash Bros Melee, Brawl, Project M

6- The New Challengers: A Free Tournament for New Players: In keeping with our aims to be welcoming, inclusive, and new player friendly, we have a FREE SF4 tournament exclusively for any players who has never before won a game in a major event.  Spectator pass holders can join in- make your tournament debut or play for fun and win a Razer Atrox stick with custom art by Jeffrey “Chamba” Cruz

Stream by New Game Plus TV: www.twitch.tv/newgameplustv

Pre-reg closes on the 4th of May, register at: http://couchwarriors.org/wp/battlearenamelbourne/bam-registration/

Facebook thread: https://www.facebook.com/events/683528228336404/

BAM6 Registration now open!

Battle Arena Melbourne (BAM6), returns on May 10-11 at CQ Functions, Melbourne.

Melbourne’s annual Major celebrates the Victorian fighting game scene, while providing a national platform for players across the country to come together and compete. We look forward to seeing all the players who had a great time at previous BAM events again, and welcome new players and spectators to our amazing community.

As always there will be plenty of free-play and casual setups for players looking for practice or just for fun outside the tournament action. Of course, players will be hungry for glory and one of the iconic BAM boxing glove trophies

CouchWarriors is proudly partnering with New Game Plus as the BAM6 media and streaming partner. Look forward to many more exciting announcements on the event shortly.

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Registration:
Pre-registration is now open! – http://www.couchwarriors.org/bam/register.php
Pre-reg will close on May 4th at midnight.

Featured games this year include:
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition v2012
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
Killer Instinct
The King of Fighters XIII
Super Smash Bros: Brawl, Melee and Project M
Tekken Tag Tournament 2
Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown
Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate
Injustice: Gods Among Us
Street Fighter 3: Third Strike

Venue:
Event Room #2: CQ, 123 Queen Street, Melbourne

Accomodation:
Attendees can get special rates at CQ Functions by quoting “BAM2014″ on their booking!
Visit the CQ Cityclub Hotel website: http://www.cqmelbourne.com.au/accommodation/citiclub-hotel

For more information visit:

http://couchwarriors.org/wp/battlearenamelbourne/

Our Facebook thread or our Ozhadou thread.

 

 

Buttonsmash Issue 2- 15-16th of March

Queensland’s fighting game major Buttonsmash returns this year, thrown together by Keep ‘et Classy, the sunny city of Brisbane will see an invasion of interstaters seeking to take the crown of games such as:

  • BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasm
  • Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us
  • Killer Instinct XB1
  • King of Fighters XIII
  • Super Smash Bros: Brawl
  • Super Street Fighter IV:AE 2012
  • Tekken Tag 2
  • Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
  • Virtua Fighter 5: FS

Side tournaments:

  • Skull Girls Side Tournament
  • Super Smash Bros: Melee

Venue: Ashgrove Bowls Club, Yoku Road, ASHGROVE 4060.

Register online here, for more information visit buttonsmash.com or at their Facebook page.

Hope to see you guys there!

Southern Cross Championship is this weekend!

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The inaugural South Australian fighting game major will be held this weekend, November 16-17 at the Stamford Plaza Adelaide, 150 North Terrace, Adelaide, 5000.

Tournaments include:
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 (Xbox 360) ($750.00 Bonus Pot)
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 (Xbox 360) ($750.00 Bonus Pot)
The King of Fighters XIII (Xbox 360)
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3)
Injustice Gods Amongst Us (Xbox 360)
Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown (Xbox 360)
Arc System Works Triumvirate
Guilty Gear XX Accent Core + R (PS3)
Persona 4 Arena (PS3)
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma (PS3)

More information can be found on the SCC2013 Facebook page and the schedule can be found here.

Friday drinks & games at the Alehouse

On the Friday night before the event, the SAFGC has also booked out the entire upstairs at the Coopers Alehouse located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD where there will be two bars tended until the end of the evening and plenty of setups for casual matches/exhibition matches and drinks for the evening.

Big props to the SA community for putting this together, and it should be a extremely fun weekend. Hope to see you guys there!