[Syd] OHN14 Viewsonic pot bonus breakdown


We previously reported that Viewsonic will be providing a $1500 pot bonus split among all official FGC titles at OHN14, Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, Mortal Kombat XL and Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown. The split was calculated by the number of entrants for each game as of August 8th, and the breakdown for each pot is as follows (with all totals rounded to the nearest $50):

  • Street Fighter V – $850
  • Tekken 7 – $350
  • Mortal Kombat XL – $200
  • Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown – $100

Registration closes on August 21st, register before it’s too late so you don’t miss out!

[Syd] AUG 15 UPDATE: List of international and seeded OHN14 players


Update: Due to the fact a number of other qualifying events have taken place and we’ve had a large influx of new sign-ups, here is an updated round-up of all international and seeded players for OHN14.

OHN has always been a celebration of Australia’s top talent across all fighting games. With this year’s event being included as part of the Capcom Pro Tour, a lot of international talent has also taken interest in the event and will be making their way to Sydney this August. Currently the confirmed players include:

  • BST| Daigo (SFV, Japan)
  • DNG Itabashi Zangief (SFV/VF5VS, Japan)
  • E.G. K-Brad (SFV/UMVC3, USA)
  • PandaTV|Jiewa (SFV, China)
  • Lingo (SFV, Japan)
  • Sketch (SFV/ST/3S, USA)
  • likeabird (SFV, Japan)
  • SOJO (SFV/GGXrd, Japan)
  • Saltylotus (Indonesia, T7)
  • SKS | DAN (SBB4, Chile)
  • MrHealthy (SSBM/SSB4/SSB64, Canada)
  • Chachi (SSBM, Canada)
  • Jonga (SSB64, Vietnam)

A number of Australian players are also eligible for regional seeding, through great placings at various OHN qualifiers:

  • NSW:
    • SFV: Yunus, Betterpart, AWildLlama
    • VF5: IronMyke, Jihoon, Megadeth
    • MKX: NVO|Gilbagz, NVO|Cabjoy, Ghost Police
    • SSBM: Rainbow, Cunchy, Sora
    • SSB4: Killy, ASF Jeese, Luco
  • VIC:
    • SFV: DS_ZGnoud, Burnoutfighter, Zed
    • SSBM: NVO|S.D, DonB, Glacial | Noxus
  • ACT:
    • SFV: Michael Bernie, Young Blood*
  • SA:
    • MKX: ESG|Mar, ESG|Bilbo, ESG|Sic
  • PER:
    • SFV: SB|Travis Luong, Lygon, Bikrae
    • MKX: ESG|Sinjo,, SB|TravisLuong, Toro

It’s not too late to get in on the action, register for OHN now!

*Young Blood has received a seed because William Nguyen is unable to attend.

[Bris] Sonic Boom 6 – August 21st


Sonic Boom 6 will be taking place this Sunday at GUF Brisbane. Competitors need to sign up online via the Challonge bracket and the tournament will be run using the PC version of SF5 with BYO controllers. Here are the details:

Date: Sunday, August 21st.
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.

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

[Can] Three D6 Monthly Tournaments – August 20th


The next monthly Stick Addiction tournament will be taking place at The Loaded Dice Bar in Canberra this coming Saturday. In addition to the Street Fighter V bracket, there will be also be an Xbox One tournament for Killer Instinct. Here are the details:

Date: Saturday, August 20th
Time: 1:30pm
Location: The Loaded Dice, 5/38 Reed St N, Greenway, ACT 2900
Entry Fee: $10 (includes entry to all tournaments)

For further details visit the event page.

[Bris] Throwdown Thursday | SFV Casuals – August 18th


Thursday Throwdown will be returning this Thursday night to Brisbane. Organised by Brisbane Fighters at GUF Brisbane, this will be a great opportunity for those looking to get some last minute casuals in before OHN in just a couple of weeks.

Date: Thursday, August 18th.
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Level 1, 279-281 Brunswick Street Mall, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, QLD 4006
Entry Fee: $5 venue fee

For more details on Throwdown Thursday visit the event page on Facebook.

[Can] Reload Monthly SF5 Tournament – August 14th Results


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 an impressive 14 players taking part. Victory went to Magnum Infinity, defeating YoungBlood in the grand final. Both players are looking very consistent at the moment, as both recently won seeds for SF5 at OHN14.

Below we have details of the top 3 plus the Challonge bracket for the event. Full results are available via the Stick Addiction Facebook page.

Street Fighter V Results
1st) Magnum Infinity
2nd) YoungBlood
3rd) Kirill Savin

[Syd] $100 pot bonus for SF3:3S at OHN14


We’re excited to announce yet another DIY tournament pot bonus for the OzHadou Nationals 14 today. This time it’s for Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike, one of the most iconic fighting games of the OHN series. Dejan from Gold Coast Fighters is a big supporter of the game, and he’s throwing an extra $100 into the prize pool for 3S at OHN14.

There’s not much time left to register for OHN14, including the DIY tournaments. We need all DIY players to sign-up online this year so that we can minimise pool overlaps between official and DIY games. Make sure you register asap because our deadline of August 22nd, and player cap of 600 people, are both approaching fast.

OHN14 On-Site Stick Modding


OzHadou is continuously seeking ways to expand the appeal of the OzHadou Nationals to all corners of the fighting game community. For OHN14 we’re pleased to announce that Tekken 7 competitor Hayden (Blankaex) will be offering on-site arcade stick modifications exclusively to competitor pass holders.

Hit the jump for Hayden’s summary of what he’ll be offering. Note that Hayden will be charging people on a case-by-case basis and estimates that most work can be done for $10-$20 provided you BYO parts. There’s about 1 week left to register for OHN14, including sign-ups for official and DIY tournaments, so make sure you get in before it’s too late.