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!


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!


SS2k13 last week to register+ new “World Warriors” trailer

Hi guys, the deadline to register for Shadowloo Showdown 2013 is the 6th of October, midnight, this year is online registration only so there are exactly six days left.  Hit the link below to register and for any information you might need for the event:


Still on the fence about coming to SS? Perhaps this brand spanking new trailer from Bosslogic will change your mind.

Hope to see you guys there!

Beyond the Hype- Singapore edition!


Hi guys, I’m sure you know about Colin and Baxter’s series called Beyond The Hype and they will be doing an episode in Singapore (at Tough Cookie I believe) on Thursday 4th July at 7:30pm AEST. They will recap their experiences at SEA Major and talk a bit about CEO, as well as other recent happenings in the scene.


Hope you guys tune in!