[Adel] Fight Night #86 @ E-Sports Gym – February 22nd

ESG E-sports Gym will be hosting another offline event next Wednesday and a lot of fighters will once again 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. Players are encouraged to also bring setups for other games they would like to see played as well. All the details for the event can be found below and be sure to check the Facebook event for further updates.

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


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

[Bris] Sonic Boom 14 – February 19th


Sonic boom returns once again on February 19th courtesy of Team Solid at GUF Brisbane. PC setups will be used for SFV, so be sure to bring a compatible controller with you on the day. The entry fee is $5 and if you wish to enter the tournament that will cost an additional $5.

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.

[Adel] Street Fighter V @ E-Sports Gym – February 19th

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. This will be a weekly tournament series helping local players get constant practice in in the lead-up to Battle Arena Melbourne 9 and other major tournaments around the country throughout the year. 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.

[Melb] CouchWarriors Ranbat – February 18th (Fighters + Melee/PM)


CouchWarriors ranbats return once again this weekend!. February 18th’s meet will see tournaments for Super Smash Bros. Melee, Project Melee, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, King of Fighters XIV, Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Mortal Kombat X and Street Fighter V.  Come for a day of tournament excitement and casuals – if you place well in the ranbat season you can win medals and prizes at the end of the year! Details for the event are as follows:

For full details on the day, including tournament times, check out the Facebook event.

[Can] Reload Monthly SF5 Tournament – February 12th Results


Yesterday, the latest in the series of Reload Bar & Games Street Fighter V tournaments went down in Canberra. Stick Addiction held the tournament with MAGNUM_Infinity taking out yet another bracket. Below we have details of the top 3 and full results are available via the Stick Addiction Facebook page.

Street Fighter V Results
1st) MAGNUM_Infinity
2nd) Parcadu
3rd) YoungBl00d

[Melb] Battle Arena Melbourne 9 – May 12th -14th

Australia’s largest fighting game major Battle Arena Melbourne (#BAM9) returns for the 9th time on May 12-14 – this year is BIG BAM!.

BIG BAM will be held at a world class venue in the heart of Melbourne CBD – the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), right next to Crown.

BAM9 is also a Global Premier Event on the 2017 Capcom Pro Tour:

(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, in fact: as many as getting to the Top 4 at Evolution!)

With a venue three times the size of last year and running 3 days Friday to Sunday, BAM9 will be a gaming conglomeration featuring FGC tournament hype, casuals and exhibitions, merchant and vendor booths, cosplay competition, potential hands on access to upcoming games, and more.

Main Games:

Side Games:

Registration: www.smash.gg/bam9
(Pre-registration is $50 venue entry, pre-registration will close 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 (TBC) 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 to take in the event.

– Double bay at MCEC, 300% more floor space for setups, special events and vendors
– Free to play casual setups
– A huge range of player guests in Smash Bros and more
– Tshirts and Merch
-Friday Night SFV 3v3 Teams back by popular request!
– BAM9 Afterparty


[Syd] OzHadou Nationals 15 – September 15th-17th

Australia’s longest running fighting game tournament series returns in 2017 for a weekend of the fiercest competition for all corners of the Fighting Game Community. OzHadou Nationals 15 will be taking place on September 15th to 17th at the Hilton Sydney, located in the heart of Sydney’s CBD.


Last year saw over 600 attendees across over 15 different games and with a number of prolific titles on the way this year like Injustice 2 and Tekken 7, it looks to be even bigger and better this year.

We’ll have more to announce in regards to registration and lineup in the coming weeks and months, so be sure to keep an eye out on the official OHN website or the official Facebook event for more information.

[Melb] Stay Sharp Round 2 Results

Stay Sharp Round 2 went down over the weekend with a strong showing from the Dark Sided crew, with Somniac and ZG taking first and second respectively. Burnout Fighter is uploading the archives to YouTube throughout the day so you can catch the video archive there and below we have the top 3 for the event:

Street Fighter V Results
1st) DS | Somniac
2nd) DS | ZG
3rd) ROF

Full results can be found over on the Facebook thread.