[SYD] York Street Battles #39 – February 27th


Street Fighter V is upon us, it’s time to welcome the first major release of 2016 with its first major Sydney tournament. There’ll be plenty of SFV action as well as all the usual favourites at this month’s YSB. Here are the details:

Date: Saturday, February 27th
Time: 11:30am – 10:30pm
Location: Red Room, Level 1, 99 York St Sydney NSW 2000
Entry Fee: $15 (venue entry)

Centralised registration will cease at 2pm so if you arrive after that, please find one of the tournament organisers floating around and sign up via one of us.

Tournament times are as follows:

Update: Due to the high demand of Street Fighter V, Super Turbo and Persona 4 have been cancelled for this month. Casuals will still be available and brackets will resume for both games next month!
4:00pm – Street Fighter V
5:00pm – Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
6:00pm – Mortal Kombat X

Tournament attendance is optional and will only run if there are sufficient numbers and interest on the day. Signups will be taken 30 minutes before scheduled start time, please locate a YSB staff member to register.

In addition to the listed tournaments, there will be plenty of casuals available for all sorts of games. These range from the KOF franchise to older school titles to a variety of anime fighters. 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 assist.

Tournament fee for SFV and MKX is $5, with the entry distributed for the top 3 players. Tournament fees for DIY games are dependent on the organiser of the respective DIY tournament.

See you there!