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[Bris] Sonic Boom 14 Results

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Sonic Boom 14 wrapped up last weekend at Guf Brisbane featuring another healthy bracket and a special interstate guest. Melbourne’s Zed made a guest appearance at Sonic Boom and ended up taking the entire bracket. The rest of the top 3 was as follows:

Street Fighter V

1st:  Zed (Necalli)
2nd: Katabami (Guile)
3rd: SLD | SilverAsch (Juri)

Sonic Boom will be back again in a fortnight.

[Melb] BAM9 Games, Pricing and Registration announced

The full game list for Battle Arena Melbourne 9, Melbourne’s annual fighting game major, has now been released and features a variety of games across all corners of the FGC. They are:

Main Games:
Super Smash Brothers 4 Wii U
Super Smash Brothers Melee
Street Fighter V
Tekken 7
Guilty Gear Xrd
Mortal Kombat X
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round
The King of Fighter XIV

Side Games:
Ultra Street Fighter IV
Super Smash Brothers Brawl
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
Super Smash Brothers 64
Rivals of Aether
Blazblue Central Fiction
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
Super Street Fighter II Turbo
Street Fighter V 3v3 Teams (Friday night 32 teams cap)

Pre-registration is now live at Smash.GG, so you’re able to register for your games ahead of time.

Note: Pre-registration is $50 venue entry, pre-registration closes two weeks before the event and on the day entry will be $60.
Registration for Smash WiiU and Melee is pre-registration only. All other on-the-day registration for games must be done one hour before the game’s first pool starts.

If you wish to join the event as a spectator, you are more than welcome! It’s only $20 for the entire weekend to take in the event.

IDEP #22 feat. Luper Live Stream tonight @ 8pm AEST

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I Don’t Even Podcast returns once again this evening featuring Australian Tekken veteran Luper. We’ll be talking about his transition from 3D down to 2D, his history in the scene and his thoughts on the state of AUFGC as a whole. Catch it all live, tonight from 8pm AEST @ twitch.tv/gamrah.

We’ve embedded the stream below but if you want to be a part of the chat, head directly to the channel here.

Watch live video from gamrah on www.twitch.tv

[SYD] York Street Battles #48 Results

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YSB welcomed the new year in with a bang last weekend with impressive turnout and support from all of corners of Sydney’s FGC. A big thank you to everyone who came out and an even bigger thank you to Bandai Namco Australia for allowing us to get a look at a very exclusive build of Tekken 7. Here are the full results from the weekend:

Street Fighter V
1st) Robsux
2nd) ABM | KG
3rd) Riku
4th) Jarop
5th) Austerzone
5th) Yunus
7th) Aceish
7th) In4War
Bracket
The King of Fighters XIV
1st) Alex K
2nd) Kyokugen
3rd) Azuzu
Bracket
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown War Games
Team Jihoon was victorious over Team Made Man
Mortal Kombat X
1st) DS_Wazminator
2nd) Gilbagz
3rd) Spruce Moose
4th) Ghost Police
5th) Dee
5th) Drawesome
7th) Castile
7th) Dabeast
Bracket
 Super Street Fighter II Turbo
1st) ABM | KG
2nd) Kyokugen
3rd) Jarop
Bracket
Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
1st) Ceraph
2nd) Audacity
3rd) Ichijin
Bracket
BlazBlue: Central Fiction
1st) Runis
2nd) 39Firery
3rd) AwakenedBully
Bracket
Tekken 7: Fated Retribution
1st) Crocop
2nd) Handsomeboy123
3rd) Alchemist
4th) ZEP
5th) Black Thunder
5th) Your best friend
7th) Lazy Dave
7th) Snoozer
Bracket
 Injustice: Gods Among Us

1st) Harami
2nd) GhostPolice
3rd) Wazminator
Bracket

A lot more games were showcased on stream this month and we’ll be keeping that trend up going forward. Look for the archives from the weekend over the next couple of days here on the blog.

[Can] Reload Monthly SF5 Tournament – January 21st Results

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The latest in the series of Reload Bar & Games Street Fighter V tournaments went down in Canberra last Sunday. Stick Addiction held the tournament with Matt Diep taking out the first Reload of the 2017. Below we have details of the top 3 and full results are available via the Stick Addiction Facebook page.

Street Fighter V Results
1st) Matt Diep
2nd) Michael Bernie
3rd) John Mankey

[Bris] Sonic Boom XII Results

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Sonic Boom XII took place at Guf Brisbane last weekend with another strong turnout from the local scene. Queensland welcomed in Season 2 of Street Fighter V with a fierce bracket featuring over 20 entrants. Additionally, plenty of other faces came down for casuals in both Guilty Gear XRD Revelator and Tekken. The results can be found below:

Street Fighter V

1st:  Katabami (Ryu/Guile)
2nd: SLD|SilverAsch (Nash)
3rd: HunterSteven (Urien)

Announcing Victory Road 2017

Virtua Fighter community leader Made Man today announced the details for Victory Road 2017 and we’re pleased to be able to share it with you all! Here’s what Virtua Fighter fans of all levels can expect around the country in 2017:

The Australian Virtua Fighter community is very proud to announce that VICTORY ROAD will return anew in 2017! After an outstanding year of community growth and improvement in the inaugural 2016 season, the Victory Road league is returning, bigger and better than ever. Beginning in February, this time the league will be Inter-State, being run in NSW, Victoria and Queensland!

Everyone is invited to join our excellent and friendly community for this amazing fighting game. It’s especially helpful for new players, as you’ll be able to see your long term results and improvement while veteran VF players can grow their skills and fight for the coveted top spots on the ladder!

For anyone who wants to play, check out the local tournaments in your state! All ranking points will begin in February 2017.

NSW: Monthly tournaments at YSB (York Street Battles).
Tournament Organiser: Made Man (Luke)
VIC: Monthly tournaments at CouchWarriors Ranking Battles (CW Ranbats)
Tournament Organiser: Berzerk (Daniel)
QLD: Monthly tournaments at Sonic Boom.
Tournament Organiser: Orin Q

Experience the game series that pioneered 3D Fighting, the most balanced fighting game on the market, and one of the most welcoming communities in fighting games. Feel free to ask questions in the group Australia Virtua Fighter, or in person at your local event!

We’ll be broadcasting plenty of the Sydney action over on our Twitch page and we’ll be sure to report on any streams from other states too!

[Syd] Bingefest 2016 results

Yesterday marked a special day in Australian FGC history, as we wrapped the first ever tournament to be held at the Sydney Opera House! There was a great mix of old and new faces, and players of all skill levels got to appreciate this unique Street Fighter experience. The full results for yesterday’s tournament (and the last Sydney tournament of 2016) can be found below:

Street Fighter V

1st) Ibz
2nd) DD
3rd) BK
4th) Tarek
5th) Yavi
5th) Yunus
7th) Burnout
7th) Like Ross
Bracket

That’s it for Sydney tournaments in 2016, we’ll see you all back in January for YSB!