[SYD] York Street Battles #56 – October 28th

IT’S MAHVEL BAYBEE! YSB is back full force on October 28th with the first Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite tournament in Sydney!

Registration for YSB is performed via the Smash.GG portal (http://smash.gg/ysb56), 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
12:15pm – Super Smash Bros. Melee Doubles
12:30pm – Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Doubles
1:00pm – Street Fighter V, Marvel vs Capcom Infinite, BlazBlue: Centralfiction
1:30pm – Super Smash Bros. Melee
2:00pm – Guilty Gear Xrd REV2, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Skullgirls
3:00pm – Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, King of Fighters XIV
4:00pm – Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st]
5:00pm – Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Injustice 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!

OzHadou Nationals 15 Results

Another OHN is in the books, whether you attended in person or were watching along at home in one of the many stream chats, thank you for making the weekend what it was!

An absurd number of brackets went down over the weekend, so hit the jump for the full results.


[Bris] Tuesday Casuals @ GUF Brisbane – August 29th


Brisbane’s weeknight casuals return to GUF Brisbane tomorrow evening, August 29th. These sessions, organised by Brisbane Fighters, 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 Street Fighter V, Tekken 7 and any other fighters they would like to see represented. Details for the event are below, but be sure to check the official event page for more info.

[Adel] Campus Cup @ Adelaide University – September 2nd

Adelaide University Union in conjunction with SAFGC will be running a series of tournaments as part of Campus Cup on September 2nd. The titles present include Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros. Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Melee. A total of $1200 in prize money is on offer across all titles and casuals will also be available throughout the day.

For further info, check out the Facebook event.

[Bris] Solid Sundays 3 Results

Solid Sundays 3 wrapped up last weekend with a fierce Street Fighter V bracket this time going the way of Pahnda. We’ve got the top 3 and bracket below:

1st: Pahnda
2nd: DaleNvrFails
3rd: Kewlkats