This Saturday we will not be running the usual CCH, but at the same venue Carnage will be running Stay Sharp- a SFV round robin tournament.
For more information check the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1827858147435036/
They will be using 3 of the 5 tables so casuals are still available. The tables will be set up upon arrival so please keep them as they are until the tournament is over then it’s free reign. Tournament should be done in a few hours.
The venue is opening at the usual time of 3PM.
All non-competitors please see Carnage for entry payment of $5. This is all going to the pot.
Date: Saturday, Feb 11
Where: 11 Stanton St, Abbotsford. (Collingwood Library, right next to the Collingwood train station)
Spectators: $5 (which will go straight into the pot).
Tournament Entry: $20
Pot Bonus!! : $200 by XSplit (Big thanks to Burnout)
Format: Round Robin Pools of 4.
Games are FT5.
Top 2 will advance to next pool based on games and rounds won (if still 2 players fight for the second spot to qualify then the winner between those two’s match will go through).
Grand Final match will be FT7.
Stream link: https://www.twitch.tv/burnoutfighter
Sonic Boom XIII took place at Guf Brisbane last weekend with another strong turnout from the local scene. Queensland’s Street Fighter competition remains incredibly tough and the results for tournament can be found below:
|Street Fighter V
1st: Katabami (Guile)
2nd: GodlyEffect (Karin)
3rd: DaleNvrFails (Juri)
Game City in Perth are hosting their first tournament of 2017 for Street Fighter V early next week. $10 will get you in, with $7 going to the pot and the remaining money going to the funding of future events.
For further details regarding this tournament, including tournament rules, format and prizes, visit the event page on Facebook.
ESG E-sports Gym will be be hosting another Street Fighter V event tomorrow featuring casuals all day and a tournament for players of all skill levels. The doors open at 12pm and $15 gets you casuals all day and entry to the tournament at 7pm. You can find out more information about the event below or over on the Facebook page.
eSports graces our humble floors once again as we sit down with Dark Sided’s own Wazminator to talk being part of a team, the streamer life in Australia and the vicious NRS cycle.
Recorded February 2nd, 2016 live @ Twitch.tv/Gamrah
As always, show notes/YouTube archive are available after the jump.
Sonic boom will be returning on February 5th courtesy of Team Solid at GUF Brisbane next week. PC setups will be used for SFV, so be sure to bring a compatible controller with you on the day.
Details for the event can be found below but for everything else, including tournament format, rules and prizes, visit the official event page on Facebook.
Throwdown Thursday returns in February, once again featuring Street Fighter V casuals for players of all skill levels. These sessions, organised by Brisbane Fighters at GUF Brisbane, provide a great chance for players to get some practice between local tournaments. As the event is BYOC, players are encouraged to bring setups for both Street Fighter V and other games. Details for the event are below, but be sure to check the official event page for more info.
ESG in Adelaide held a Street Fighter V bracket over the weekend with victory going the way of longtime multi-game specialist, A1 Major. We’ve got the top 3 below, but check out the Facebook thread for the full results:
|Street Fighter V
ESG E-sports Gym will be hosting an event later today and a lot of fighters will be featured as part of the line-up for both casual and tournament play. From 7pm, tournaments for Super Smash Bros for Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee and Mortal Kombat XL will all be kicking off and Street Fighter V and Injustice casuals will be available all day. All the details for the event can be found below and be sure to check the Facebook event for further updates.
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
2nd) ABM | KG
|The King of Fighters XIV
1st) Alex K
|Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown War Games
Team Jihoon was victorious over Team Made Man
|Mortal Kombat X
3rd) Spruce Moose
4th) Ghost Police
| Super Street Fighter II Turbo
1st) ABM | KG
|Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
|BlazBlue: Central Fiction
|Tekken 7: Fated Retribution
5th) Black Thunder
5th) Your best friend
7th) Lazy Dave
| Injustice: Gods Among Us
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.