Tag Archive: Adelaide

[Adel] Fight Night #88/89 @ E-Sports Gym – March 12/15 Results

ESG in Adelaide’s Fight Night series continued on the 12th and 15th of March featuring brackets for both Street Fighter V and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. On the 12th of March,  JstChan once again took first with A1 falling just short of the big prize once again. On the 15th of March however, we saw DarkSided’s own Falco return to the top, with  A1 once again coming just shy of the big win, finishing in second. Meanwhile in Smash, Aha claimed the crown over Rust.

We’ve got the top 3 below, but check out the Facebook thread for the full results.

Street Fighter V
Fight Night 88
1) Jstchan
2) A1
3) BEN$ 
Street Fighter V
Fight Night 89
1) DS| Falco
2) A1
3) Traviioly

Super Smash Bros. For Wii U
Fight Night 89
1) aha
2) Rust
3) Andre

[Adel] SXC2016 Updates – December 2nd-4th


The last Australian major fighting game tournament of the year, Southern Cross Championships (SXC) 2016, is taking place in Adelaide in 3 weeks. Online registration will close on Sunday November 20th. After this date registration will only be available at the event, so players looking to enjoy early bird discounts and avoid long registration queues are encouraged to register online before the cut-off date.

The South Australian Fighting Game Community (SAFGC) is again putting on a massive line-up of games for SXC, with 20 tournaments listed on the official registration page. There are also thousands of dollars in pot bonuses provided by various sponsors, details of which can be found on the SAFGC Facebook page.

Date: Friday, December 2nd – Sunday, December 4th
Location: Adelaide UniBar, Victoria Drive, Gate 10, Level 5, Union House, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005
Entry Fee: see the registration website for details.

For additional information about this event, visit the official SXC website.

[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016


The South Australian Fighting Game Community has announced the dates for the remainder of its 2016 tournament season. The main card games this season are Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Melee.

Here is a rundown of when each event will be taking place, along with links to the corresponding event pages on Facebook.

Here are the other standard details for each round of the season. Note that brackets in the Finals round will be limited to the top ranked players are the end of Round 6, with casual play open to all attendees.

Time: 1:00pm
Location: Harry Medlin Rooms, University of Adelaide, Victoria Drive, Adelaide, SA 5000
Entry Fee: $10 venue entry, $5 per tournament game

Be sure to follow the SAFGC Facebook page for the latest information on each round as it becomes available.

[Adel] Southern Cross Championships 2016 – December 2nd-4th


The Southern Cross Championships (SXC) is an annual fighting game major organised by the South Australian Fighting Game Community (SAFGC). SAFGC recently announced the dates for SXC2K16. This will be the fourth iteration of SXC and as usual it’ll round-out the Australian majors circuit for the year.

It’s very early days for SXC2K16 news. Here are the dates and venue for the tournament.

Date: Friday, December 2nd – Sunday, December 4th
Location: Adelaide UniBar, Victoria Drive, Gate 10, Level 5, Union House, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005

The game line-up is still being determined. After a year of local and major tournaments, including our nation’s first ever contributions to the Capcom Pro Tour, SXC will be Australia’s opportunity to crown national champions across multiple fighting games for 2016.

Check out the official SXC2K16 event page for current details and keep an eye on the SAFGC Facebook page for all the latest news and announcements for SXC2K16.

[Adel] SAFGC Official SF5 Launch Party Results – Feb 21st


The South Australian Fighting Game Community held an official launch party for Street Fighter V in Adelaide last weekend. The event was sponsored by Capcom and held in the K-tunes Lounge.

A “King of the Hill” tournament was run, with SilenNFL taking first place with the a winning streak of 24 consecutive sets. Below we have some of the photos from the event which were taken by Jasba Andrew.

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Additional photos from the launch party are available on the SAFGC Facebook page.

SXC2k15 Match Videos


It’s been a little over a month since the Southern Cross Championships went down in Adelaide. The tournament organisers, the South Australian Fighting Game Community, have been hard at work archiving match videos from the event.

Currently matches for MKX, Smash 4 and SSBM are available. Below we have the MKX grand finals. For other matches from SXC2k15 check out the SAFGC Youtube page.

[Adel] Southern Cross Championships 2015 Results


Last weekend the South Australian Fighting Game Community played host to a few hundred Australian competitors at the University of Adelaide for SXC2K15. As the final Australian major for 2015 SXC was the last chance for competitors to claim a major title and test themselves against Australia’s finest players.

Brackets for SXC2K15 are available at the official tournament Challonge page. A great selection of photos from the event are also available at the SAFGC Facebook page. Here are some results highlights from the tournament.

SXC2K15 Results

Ultra Street Fighter IV
1) If I Was King
2) Falco
3) Carnage
4) Spaceghost
5) Niah
5) Somniac
7) Rice Cooker
7) Samoan Mariah Carey

Super SFII: Turbo


Top 3 for USF4: Carnage, If I Was King & Falco.

More results can be found after the jump.


[Adel] SXC2K15 – Sunday Finals Live Stream


The Southern Cross Championships are taking place in Adelaide at the moment. As they head into the last stretch of the second day the SXC team is sharing the finals via the SAFGC Twitch TV channel.

Brackets for all the official games are available via the SXC2K15 Challonge webpage. The Sunday schedule is also available via the SAFGC Facebook page.

Hit the jump to tune into the action and see which players will claim the titles for Australia’s last major fighting game tournament for 2015.


[Adel] SXC2K15 – Schedule, News, Registration


Time’s running out to register for the last Australian fighting game major of 2015. Registrations for SXC2K15 will be closing at midnight on Tuesday, November 24th. Be sure to get your pass via the SXC registration website before time runs out!


The complete schedule for SXC2K15 has been published – check it out at the SXC Facebook page. The weekend is packed wall-to-wall with tournaments for 18 different fighting games, covering both new and classic titles alike.

There’s also a 3-on-3 Waseda style team tournament for USF4 taking place on Friday night ahead of the main event, including a $200 pot bonus courtesy of SXC sponsor XSplit.

Be sure to keep up to date with the latest announcements and details for SXC by visiting the official SXC event page.