[Can] Reload Monthly SF5 Tournament – July 9th Results


Last weekend, July’s Reload Bar & Games Street Fighter V and Tekken 7 tournaments went down in Canberra. Stick Addiction held the tournament with MAGNUM_Infinity taking out Street Fighter V and Tom walking away victorious in Tekken. Below we have the top 3 placers for both games, full results are also available via the Stick Addiction Facebook page.

Street Fighter V Results
1st) MAGNUM_Infinity
2nd) Percadu
3rd) Vlade
Tekken 7
1st) Tom
2nd) MAGNUM_Infinity
3rd) Vlade

[Melb] CouchWarriors Ranbat – July 15th (Fighters + Melee/PM)


CouchWarriors ranbats return once again this weekend! July 15th’s meet will see tournaments for Super Smash Bros. Melee, Project Melee, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Injustice 2 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!

This ranbat also sees the return of Ultra Street Fighter IV to the lineup, for more information on the schedule changes and for full details for on the day check out the Facebook event.

[SYD] York Street Battles #54 – July 22nd

For those looking to get a post-EVO fighting game fix, YSB returns to the Red Room on July 22nd. This month features a debut tournament for UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH Exe:Late[st] as well as all the latest and greatest from all corners of the scene.

All pre-registration will now be done through a Smash.GG portal for the event, where you can pay using a debit or credit card. Even if you are paying cash on the day, you can sign up online to make sure you’re in all your brackets ahead of time and then fix it up with the door staff upon arrival. Please make sure all tournament fees are fixed prior to the start of the tournament or you will be disqualified from the bracket. 

Centralised registration on the day will cease at 1pm so if you arrive after that, please find one of the tournament organisers floating around and sign up via one of us. Registration for all Smash games open at 12 and close at 12:30.

Tournament times for this month are as follows:

*note: Registration closes 10 minutes prior to tournament time, please make sure you’re early so you don’t miss out
12:30pm – Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee
1:00pm – Street Fighter V
2:00pm – BlazBlue: Centralfiction, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Skullgirls (DIY)
3:00pm – UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH Exe:Late[st], Tekken 7
3:30pm – The King of Fighters XIV
5:00pm – Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Injustice 2, Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2

Tournament participation is optional and tournaments will only be run if there are a sufficient number of entrants for each bracket on the day. Signups will open 30 minutes before each scheduled start time and close 10 minutes before the bracket is scheduled to start, look for a YSB staff member to register. The tournament fee for SFV and Injustice 2 is $5 with the entry distributed to the top 3 players. Tournament fees for other games are up to the organiser of each respective tournament and will be decided on the day.

In addition to the listed tournaments, there will be plenty of casuals available for a variety of games on the day. These range from the KOF franchise to older titles to a variety of anime games. If you’d like to co-ordinate casuals for a particular game, drop a comment on the Facebook event or speak to a YSB staff member on the day and we’ll be more than happy to try and co-ordinate a setup. BYO set-ups are also strongly encouraged.

See you there!

[Melb] CCH Fighting Game Casuals – July 8th


CCH (Chris’ Club House) returns this Saturday featuring more FGC casuals and chill – hope to see you guys there! $4 will get you in on the day, but if you bring a monitor/console it’s free. This CCH will feature:

Ultra Street Fighter 4 tournament at CCH
2v2 Team Tournament
6PM start
Organised by Steve Andreou aka DarkSided Pyro and Alex “Sketch” Aguirre

Details are below but make sure to check out the Facebook event for the meet for any further announcements, which can be found here.

[Bris] Sonic Boom 21 Results


Sonic Boom 21 wrapped up last weekend featuring Street Fighter V and the newly released Tekken 7. Street Fighter V was won with Katabami’s Guile/Fang combo and Tekken was taken out by Colonov’s Lars. We’ve got the top 3 for both games below:

Street Fighter V
1st) Katabami
2nd) Shinonome
3rd) SLD|Highlight
Tekken 7
1st)  Colonov
2nd) JuicyPenguin
3rd) Atticus

Sonic Boom will return in a fortnight.

[Per] Casuals @ The Moon Cafe – July 9th

Moon Cafe in Perth will be hosting a casuals focused event for Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, Injustice 2 and much more this Sunday, July 9th. Entry is by gold coin donation and bringing setups is also highly encouraged. Funds raised will go to funding gear for future FGC meetups in Perth. Full details are below, for information regarding what community gear is being brought and all other details, visit the event page on Facebook.

[Bris] Manime Monthlies – July 2nd

Brisbane’s Anime FGC is taking over GUF Brisbane with Guilty Gear Xrd Rev2, Blazblue Central Fiction and more this Sunday from 10am. $10 will get you in for the day and all tournament entry is free. You can find more info about the event below or over on Facebook.

I Don’t Even (Listen to This) Podcast E29 – Literally the Worst (feat. CoolzInferno)

Things have been a little quiet over the last couple of weeks so we brought on the West Coast’s finest, CoolzInferno, to briefly talk about the Perth scene before diving into a bunch of other amazing tangents that are vaguely related to fighting games. We also stack rank the cities in Australia, so that’s fun!

Recorded June 29th, 2017 live @ Twitch.tv/Gamrah

As always, show notes/YouTube archive are available after the jump.