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[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016: Round 6 – November 13th

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The South Australian Fighting Game Community‘s 2016 season continues this Sunday featuring a number of Main Card and Minor Card games. Main Cards will receive a $500 pot bonus for finals at the end of the season after 6 rounds, at Southern Cross Championships in December. The titles and details for the event are as follows:

Main Card titles:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
Minor Card titles:

  • Project M
  • Super Smash Bros. 64
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (doubles)
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee (doubles)

Date: Sunday, Novemeber 13th
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Harry Medlin Rooms, Union House West Level 4, University of Adelaide, Victoria Drive, Adelaide, SA 5000
Entry Fee: $10 venue entry, $5 per tournament game

Hit the jump for the event schedule and live stream links, and visit the event post on Facebook for additional details including prizes.

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[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016: Round 5 – October 23rd

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The South Australian Fighting Game Community‘s 2016 season continues this Sunday featuring a number of Main Card and Minor Card games. Main Cards will receive a $500 pot bonus for finals at the end of the season after 6 rounds, at Southern Cross Championships in December. The titles and details for the event are as follows:

Main Card titles:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
Minor Card titles:

  • Project M
  • Super Smash Bros. 64
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (doubles)
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee (doubles)

Date: Sunday, October 23rd
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Harry Medlin Rooms, University of Adelaide, Victoria Drive, Adelaide, SA 5000
Entry Fee: $10 venue entry, $5 per tournament game

Hit the jump for the event schedule and live stream links, and visit the event post on Facebook for additional details including prizes.

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[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016: Round 3 Results

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The 2016 SAFGC Tournament Season had its third round last weekend featuring a number of FGC and Smash titles. There was no post major lull to be seen here with plenty of fierce competition across all titles. Here are the results:

Street Fighter V
1st) DS Falco
2nd) Dookie
3rd) Giggles
4th) Nedjoe
5th) Jstchan
5th) Nerk
7th) Gwenstefanimaster
7th) Mooseking
Bracket
Guilty Gear XRD -Revelator-
1st) Giggles
2nd) DS Falco
3rd) Nerk
4th) Aristowan
5th) Nedjoe
5th) Wickdood
7th) Juan23
7th) Mooseking
Bracket
Super Smash Bros. Melee
1st) Jungle | GorillaBoy
2nd) Kaiza
3rd) Flow Rats
4th) Muscat
5th) Ace
5th) Nehruvia
7th) Mylo
7th) Tristan
Bracket
 Super Smash Bros. 64
1st) Flow Rats
2nd) Ace
3rd) Muscat
4th) Nedjoe
Bracket
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
1st) Nuovo | Ghost
2nd) Con
3rd) Chromeboy
4th) Andre
5th) Bruh
5th) Taicho
7th) DI Joe
7th) Rust
Bracket

For info on further rounds in the 2016 season, check the SAFGC Facebook page.

[Adel] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016

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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] SAFGC Tournament Season 2016: Round 2 – July 31st

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The South Australian Fighting Game Community‘s 2016 season continues this Sunday featuring a number of Main Card and Minor Card games. Main Cards will receive a $500 pot bonus for finals at the end of the season after 6 rounds, at Southern Cross Championships in December. The titles and details for the event are as follows:

Main Card titles:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
Minor Card titles:

  • Project M
  • Super Smash Bros. 64
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (doubles)
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee (doubles)

Date: Sunday, July 31st
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Harry Medlin Rooms, University of Adelaide, Victoria Drive, Adelaide, SA 5000
Entry Fee: $10 venue entry, $5 per tournament game

Hit the jump for the event schedule and live stream links, and visit the event post on Facebook for additional details including prizes.

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[Can] Reminder: SF5 & SSB4 at Andrometa – May 14th

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If you’re in Canberra this weekend and not glued to the stream for Battle Arena Melbourne 8 remember that there’ll be tournaments for Street Fighter V and Super Smash Bros for Wii U at the Andrometa cosplay and gaming showcase.

These are single elimination tournaments organised by Stick Addiction, Canberra’s competitive fighting game community. This event is seeking to raise awareness about the Canberra scene and they’ll be looking for support from players to help make a great impression on any new participants as emphasised by organiser Vlad. For added incentive there’s also a first place prize of $400 for the SF5 tournament.

Date: Saturday, May 14th
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Sky Zone Westfield Belconnen, Belconnen, ACT 2617
Entry Fee: $10 per tournament

Remember that these tournaments will both feature player caps. Attendees can secure entry by purchasing tickets only before the tournament date.

For further details about the showcase visit the gaming tournament section of the Andrometa website. Details are also available on the official Facebook event page.

[Can] SF5 & SSB4 at Andrometa – May 14th

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Vlad from Stick Addiction has provided an update regarding the fighting game tournaments taking place at the Andrometa cosplay and gaming showcase in Canberra. The event will now be taking place in May and feature tournaments for Street Fighter V and Super Smash Bros for Wii U.

The date and venue have both changed since we first covered this event. Here are the current details.

Date: Saturday, May 14th
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Sky Zone Westfield Belconnen, Belconnen, ACT 2617
Entry Fee: $10 per tournament

Please note that these tournaments will both feature player caps. Attendees can secure entry by purchasing tickets only before the tournament date. With a first place prize of $400 in the SF5 tournament players will want to make sure they don’t miss out!

For further details about the showcase visit the gaming tournament section of the Andrometa website. Details are also available on the official Facebook event page.

[Woll] EXPAND GONG – Schedule, News, Registration

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The Wollongong FGC recently announced fresh details for EXPAND GONG, their first ever major tournament taking place in Wollongong on the first weekend in April.

First up the official tournament schedule has been announced. Check the schedule post on Facebook to find out when casual and tournament play will be available for each of the games at the tournament including SF5, MKX and Smash Bros.

On the prizes front, pot bonuses have been announced for all of the main tournaments at EXPAND GONG, ranging from $100 up to $400 as detailed below.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
Super Smash Bros. Melee
$400 for each game
Project M
Street Fighter V
Mortal Kombat X
$100 for each game

Finally online registration is now live for EXPAND GONG. Attendees can secure their venue and tournament entries by visiting the EXPAND GONG registration page. With venue entry set at $20 for the weekend, EXPAND GONG is great value for anyone looking for an intense 2-days of offline fighting game action.

For further details, including tournament rules and venue information, visit the official EXPAND GONG event page.

[Woll] EXPAND GONG – April 2nd-3rd

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The Wollongong FGC is holding the city’s first ever major fighting game tournament this April. EXPAND GONG will be held at the University of Wollongong. Travel time from Sydney is around 90 minutes. UOW is readily accessible by train (via North Wollongong station) and car, with plenty of parking available on and around campus.

The event will including tournaments for Street Fighter V, Mortal Kombat X and Super Smash Bros. Tournament entry fees will be awarded to the top 3 players in each tournament using a standard 60/30/10 distribution.

Date: Saturday, April 2nd – Sunday, April 3rd
Time: 9:00am – 7.00pm each day
Location: Building 11, University of Wollongong, Northfields Ave, Wollongong, NSW 2522
Entry Fee: $20 venue fee, plus $10 entry fee per tournament

For further details, including tournament rules and the latest event news, visit the official EXPAND GONG event page.

Thanks to Andrew Proudley for the tip about this event.

[Can] USF4 & SSB4 at Andrometa – February 6th

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Vlad from Stick Addiction is bringing fighting games to Andrometa, a cosplay and gaming showcase taking place in Canberra in February 2016. There will be tournaments for both Ultra Street Fighter IV and Super Smash Bros for Wii U.

Conventions like Andrometa are a great opportunity for the AU FGC to reach out to a wider audience, helping to raise awareness about our scene and connect with potential players that have yet to experience competitive fighting games in person.

Date: Saturday, February 6th
Time: Showcase opens at 11:00am
Location: Albert Hall, 100 Commonwealth Ave, Yarralumla, ACT 2601
Entry Fee: TBA (competitor tickets on sale soon)

For further details about the showcase visit the Andrometa website and check out the official event page on Facebook for the latest news and updates.