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[Adel] SXC2K15 – News and Registration

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The last Australian fighting game major of 2015, Southern Cross Championships (SXC), is just over a month away. Registration will close at midnight on Tuesday, November 24th so be sure to visit the SXC registration website to secure your place.

If an epic line-up featuring 17 fighting games isn’t already reason enough for you to register for SXC2K15, check out some of the other exciting SXC news from recent weeks.

For all the latest announcements and details for SXC be sure to visit the official event page.

Results Round-Up – 11th October

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For anyone that missed the tournaments in Canberra and Adelaide last weekend here are the online brackets and a summary of the results.

USF4 at Reload Bar & Games was won by Vlad who had to come back from losers side after his Ryu lost to Johnny’s Fei Long. Vlad switched to Zangief to close it out against Johnny in the grand finals.

Check out the brackets here: Reload Oct 2015 USF4 Bracket

In Adelaide Nerk powered through undefeated to take GGXRD. while in USF4 it was Dookie who emerged victorious, also with an unstoppable run through the bracket. 

Full brackets for these games and Smash Bros. can be found at the SAFGC Challonge Page.

[Adel] Southern Cross Championships 2015 – November 28th-29th

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The SAFGC is ramping up for the last Australian fighting game major of 2015 with the return of the Southern Cross Championships. This SXC is going to be epic, with 17(!) tournament games already announced, covering everything from the usual suspects through to classics dating right back to Super Turbo. Here are the key details for SXC2K15:

Date: Saturday, November 28th – Sunday, November 29th
Location: The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5005

For all the latest news, details and schedule visit the official SXC2K15 event page. A full list of the tournament games announced to date is available after the jump.
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[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2015: FINALS – October 11th

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With the end of 2015 rapidly approaching, the SAFGC is ready to close out their tournament season for 2015. The season covers popular fighting game titles such as USF4, GGXrd and Smash Bros (both Melee and Wii U). Here are the details:

Date: Sunday, October 11th
Time: 1:00pm – 11:00pm
Location:  Arena Internet Cafe Chinatown, 1st Floor 36-48 Wright St, Adelaide, SA 5000
Entry Fee: $10 (plus tournament entry fees)

For all the details visit the event page.

Southern Cross Championship is this weekend!

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The inaugural South Australian fighting game major will be held this weekend, November 16-17 at the Stamford Plaza Adelaide, 150 North Terrace, Adelaide, 5000.

Tournaments include:
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 (Xbox 360) ($750.00 Bonus Pot)
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 (Xbox 360) ($750.00 Bonus Pot)
The King of Fighters XIII (Xbox 360)
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3)
Injustice Gods Amongst Us (Xbox 360)
Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown (Xbox 360)
Arc System Works Triumvirate
Guilty Gear XX Accent Core + R (PS3)
Persona 4 Arena (PS3)
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma (PS3)

More information can be found on the SCC2013 Facebook page and the schedule can be found here.

Friday drinks & games at the Alehouse

On the Friday night before the event, the SAFGC has also booked out the entire upstairs at the Coopers Alehouse located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD where there will be two bars tended until the end of the evening and plenty of setups for casual matches/exhibition matches and drinks for the evening.

Big props to the SA community for putting this together, and it should be a extremely fun weekend. Hope to see you guys there!