CouchWarriors, the long standing events group and heart of the Melbourne Fighting Game Community – announces its return for 2012 with a something different for its series of special monthly events.
The first of the new CouchWarriors Fighting Festivals will be on March 31st from 12pm to 12am. Tournaments will wrap by 9pm, with after-party till late.
Going beyond the scope of a regular tournament, this will be a gamer’s party with a bigger emphasis on the social experience, in a large bar and lounge venue with food and drink available on site.
This means not just social games and tournaments, but special events, training, giveaways, fun sideshow activities and more.
Saturday March 31, 12pm-9pm (Afterparty 9pm till late)
Solei Bar and Lounge
694 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, VIC, 3039
(Close to Tram, Train, and Parking)
Cost: $10 Entry + Tournaments
Facebook invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/246364382121289/
Games include Street Fighter X Tekken, SSF4AE, UMVC3, Soul Calibur 5, KOF13, Virtua Fighter 5, Dead or Alive 5 (Demo), BlazBlue, SMASH Bros Brawl/Melee and more.
Full tournament schedule, food menu and more will be available on www.CouchWarriors.org
SPECIAL EVENT – SOUL SYMPHONY AT VIDEO GAMES UNPLUGGED
In conjunction with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and Bandai Namco CouchWarriors be running a Soul Calibur 5 qualifier. The Top 4 will gain entry to play on stage as the orchestra plays the music of Soul Calibur 5 to a live concert audience and stand to win glory and unique prizes including signed copies of the game by the producer and composer of the game.