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[NSW] IESF State Qualifiers- 7th July

OzHadou is proud to announce that we will be hosting the IESF qualifiers courtesy of AESA. The IESF is a global organisation focused on legitimising e-sports and once again they will be offering the chance to fly an Australian player to compete on the global stage at the Kaohsiung Arena in Taipei, Taiwan from the 6th to 13th of November. Regional qualifiers will be run and the highest placing eligible player will be flown to Sydney to play at the ICC on the 26th of July.

So here’s the details of our qualifiers, courtesy of Battle Kat Bunker for graciously hosting the venue.

Game – Tekken 7

Date – 7th July 2018

Location – Battle Kat Bunker @ Suite 5 235 Pitt St, Merrylands, NSW

Tournament rules – Standard Tournament rules: BO3 with Top 3 as BO5. All matches will be played on random stages.

Player Eligibility – All players are required to residing within their qualifying state (NSW). While any player is eligible to enter the tournament, only the qualifying player must be an Australian citizen, over the age of 15 and must hold a valid passport for international travel. If the top placing player is not eligible, then the opportunity will fall onto the next eligible player.

[SYD] York Street Battles #53 Results

June’s YSB is in the books, a big thank you to everyone who came out and supported as always. Here are the full results from the weekend:

Street Fighter V
1st) WP Rumours
2nd) WP BKSama
3rd) Bug
4th) IDEP Jarop
5th) WP Like Ross
7th) Dailou
7th) WP (top_jej) Nike
Tekken 7
1st) JAM_Handsomeboi123
2nd) Luper
3rd) Box
4th) 4LCH3M157
5th) Dee-on
5th) CtC
7th) Lazy Dave
7th) Cruise_Control
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
1st) Chill
2nd) Eddie Kage
3rd) Jihoon
4th) OzH MadeMan
5th) Hugo
5th) Toto
7th) IDEP Jarop
7th) Yam
Injustice 2
1st) JAM | Castiel
2nd) YungCole
3rd) OzH Gilbagz
4th) Ghost Police
5th) Spaceghost
5th) Shade667
7th) Yunus
7th) WP BKSama
 Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2
1st) Audacity
2nd) Isorropia
3rd) Crack Addict Lolis
4th) 39 Firery
5th) Nu Gatekeeper of NSW Anime
5th) Ichijin
7th) Yam
7th) Esera
BlazBlue: Central Fiction
1st) Isoroppia
2nd) Nu Gatekeeper of NSW Anime
3rd) Oh Mai Goodness
4th) Kyokugen
5th) Esera
5th) 39 Firery
7th) Alex K
7th) Prods
Super Street Fighter II Turbo
1st) IDEP Jarop
2nd) Genxa
3rd) Jihoon
The King of Fighters XIV
1st) AlexK
2nd) ChenChen
3rd) Kyokugen
Super Smash Bros. Melee
1st) Rainbow
3rd) 6116
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
1st) Dr. Ainuss
2nd) MM
3rd) ASF Jeese
4th) Joe
5th) Luco
5th) Lumi
7th) Struz
7th) Enn
 Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Doubles
1st) Scarpian / Jeese
2nd) Lanatra / MM
3rd) Lumi / Luco

As always, you catch the stream archives over on the OzHadou YouTube page or after the jump. We’ll be back in June, stay tuned!


[Melb] BAM9 Update: Cosplay Comp, Compendium, Afterparty, Salty Suite, Tekken 7 New Challengers and more

BAM9 is swiftly approaching and it’s getting more and more packed with each passing day. In case you missed it, we’ve compiled a round-up of all the big announcements of the last couple of weeks:

1: The official BAM9 Afterparty is right after Sunday Finals at 7PM at the General Assembly outside MCEC

2. BAM9 Compendium is a place you can buy exclusive BAM and CouchWarriors merchandise and items to unlock event rewards such as pot bonuses and special events

3. The Cosplay competition returns featuring $500 in cash and prizes

4. Tekken 7 New Challengers tournament was announced and entry to the Tekken Area and Tournament Entry for New Challengers is free!

5. Daigo and Infiltration confirmed for BAM9!

Registration is open now!

[ONLINE] Aki Cup – Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike Round Robin Tournament – April 13th

After the great success that was Natsu Cup, Australia’s Third Strike community has announced the second of four online round robin tournament, the Aki Cup. 2 groups of 5 players will compete online over Fightcade in a round robin format and the leading player of each group at the end of the Cup will receive a donation of $250 to be made out to a licensed charity of their choosing. This series of online tournaments is a step in the right direction for competitive Third Strike and a labour of love by the 3S community that goes towards a wonderful cause. The tournament commences on April 13th and sign up has opened.

For all things 3S in Australia, or if you’d like to be a part of the Aki Cup and future online tournaments, make sure to join the AUS/NZ Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike fighters group on Facebook or you can get in touch with the tournament organiser Madenka.

Check out the Aki Cup trailer for sign up details after the jump.


[ONLINE] Natsu Cup – Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike Round Robin Results

Australia’s Third Strike community has done well in showcasing some of the countries best and aspiring players in the Natsu Cup. The online round robin tournament is an effort to promote the 3S scene and keep the competitiveness of this legendary game alive. The winner of each group was awarded with the choice of: 1 entry fee paid to any Australian fighting game major (Note: this does not include additional tournament entries, flights or accommodation), or a donation of $250 made out to a licensed charity of their choosing. Special thanks to the organiser Norman aka Madenka for his hard work and contributions to the event.

Here are the results from each group:

Player Character Match Score Win %
Zgnoud Makoto 4-0 83.33%
Jacku Yang 3-1 68.00%
TAJgarou Elena 2-2 45.16%
Zosima Makoto 1-3 40.00%
Genxa Yun 0-4 13.04%
Player Character Match Score Win %
Tsukipanda Ken 3-0 83.33%
Alx8 Oro 3-1 62.07%
Geo-Z Yang 2-2 48.15%
Wakaisim Yun 1-3 42.31%
RandomSDMF Ken 0-3 6.25%

Bottom 2 players from Group A have been relegated to Group B while the Top 2 from Group B have been promoted to Group A.

To stay updated on future events and all things 3S in Australia, or if you’d like to be a part of future online tournaments, make sure to join the AUS/NZ Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike fighters group on Facebook.

Check out the highlights tournament playlist for each group after the jump.


[Per] Can O’ Sprite March 26th Results

Perth’s Can O’ Sprite tournament concluded last weekend which featured Street Fighter V and Ultra Street Fighter IV. YassBass777 got the double and was able to close out both brackets over WhiteBoyFootsies. You can find the top 3 and brackets for both tournaments below.

Street Fighter V
1st: VS.FV | YassBass777
2nd: SB | WhiteBoyFootsies
3rd: SB |WhiteBoyBlowJobs
Ultra Street Fighter IV
1st: VS.FV | YassBass777
2nd: SB | WhiteBoyFootsies
3rd: FinalBlast

BAM9 is a Global Premier Event for CPT 2017

Capcom has revealed details about the 2017 Capcom Pro Tour structure, confirming Battle Arena Melbourne 9 as a Global Premier Event!

Unlike last year, winners of Premier events are not guaranteed entry into the year-ending Capcom Cup, but are awarded a large amount of points towards their place on the CPT Global Leaderboards – 400 points. This is as many as getting to the Top 4 at Evolution!

BAM is the one of the largest annual fighting game tournaments in the southern hemisphere, and BAM9 is shaping to be the biggest one yet! Registration is now open.



[SYD] York Street Battles #49 Results


Boasting a staggering 200+ entrants, this month’s (first) YSB was one of our biggest to date. A special thank you once again should go to Bandai Namco Australia for their support with Tekken 7, as well as everyone who brought additional setups and helped with running brackets on the day.  Here are the full results from the weekend:

Street Fighter V
1st) BKSama
2nd) DD
3rd) Spaceghost
4th) KG
5th) Bug
5th) Jarop
7th) AlexK
7th) WC | Like Ross
The King of Fighters XIV
1st) Chen
2nd) Kyokugen
3rd) AlexK
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
1st) Myke
2nd) Chill
3rd) MadeMan
4th) EAD | Toto
5th) Hugo
5th) Genxa
7th) DJB
7th) PXC
Mortal Kombat X
1st) DS | Wazminator
2nd) Saggat83
3rd) Cabjoy
4th) OZH | Gilbagz
5th) Stormy
5th) Vladd
7th) Friendo
7th) Coletrain
 Tekken 7: Fated Retribution
1st) Handsomeboy123
2nd) Ravenboy
3rd) Yiggs
4th) Lazy Dave
5th) Cruise Control
5th) Jin Laden
7th) Zep
7th) Sungjun
Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
1st) Audacity
2nd) Ceraph
3rd) AwakenedBeing
BlazBlue: Central Fiction
1st) AwakenedBeing
2nd) 39 Firery
3rd) Ceraph
Super Smash Bros. Melee
1st) Rainbow
2nd) Soup
3rd) OB
4th) Davox
5th) Puff Daddy
5th) BROKEN | JNuts
7th) Bj Schoey
7th) Spence
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
1st) ASF | Jeese
2nd) Sriks
3rd) Luco
4th) Dr. Ainuss
5th) 102985 | W00tkins
5th) BJ Schoey
7th) MM
7th) Enn
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
1st) David
2nd) Dustin
3rd) Spike

You can catch the stream archives over on the OzHadou YouTube page, or click after the jump for the embedded playlist. As this YSB was technically our delayed February event, stay tuned for more info on March’s true YSB later this week!