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[Can] Andrometa – May 14th Results

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Last Saturday the Stick Addiction crew organised a tournament for Street Fighter V as part of the Andrometa cosplay and gaming showcase in Canberra. The tournament was won by Sydney’s Genxa, defeating Kay Seven in the grand final of the single elimination bracket.

Below we have a photo of the top 2 players and the top 4 results from the tournament. Check out the Stick Addiction Facebook page for more photos from the event.

Andrometa – SFV

1st: Genxa
2nd: Kay Seven
3rd: Adam Zur
3rd: Mihn

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Top 2 for SF5: Kay Seven (left) and Genxa.

[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] Reload Monthly SF5 Tournament – May 8th

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Reload Bar & Games in Canberra is starting monthly tournaments for Street Fighter V, just in time for Andrometa and BAM8.

These tournaments are run in association with Stick Addiction, Canberra’s fighting game community. The entry fee includes a pizza and drink, plus there is a bar tab on offer for the tournament winner.

Date: Sunday, May 8th
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Reload Bar & Games, 38 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, ACT 2601
Entry Fee: $20, includes 1 drink from the bar and a pizza

For further details visit the Facebook event page.

Results Round-Up – April 16th-17th

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Two of the interstate qualifiers for Battle Arena Melbourne 8 took place last weekend, with players competing for seeding at the forthcoming Australian major, which is also a Capcom Pro Tour Asia ranking event.

The first of these qualifiers was run by Stick Addiction at Three D6 in Canberra. This month’s Street Fighter V winner was Beefy who went undefeated with his M.Bison including a confident 3-0 win over Mikey in the grand final.

Street Fighter V – 3D6

1st: Beefy
2nd: Magnum_Infinity
3rd: Max

Bracket

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Beefy’s practice paid off throughout the tournament.
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Top 2 for SF5 (left to right): Mikey and Beefy.
Maybe Mikey was wearing the wrong gear?

The second BAM8 qualifier was organised by OzHadou Perth and Pixel Expo at The Glitch last Sunday. First place in Street Fighter V went to SB|SonicFoxFanboy who also went through the bracket undefeated, including a 3-0 victory over YassBass777 in the grand final. Qualifier tournaments were also held for MKXL and UMvC3 which were won by xNoRagrets and Weng respectively.

Street Fighter V – The Glitch

1st: SB|SonicFoxFanboy
2nd: YassBass777
3rd: SB|PutaPrincess

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Note that YassBass777 defeated SB|PutaPrincess in the Losers’ Final (bracket error).
Mortal Kombat XL – The Glitch
1st: xNoRagrets
2nd: SB|Diago
Bracket

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 – The Glitch
1st: Weng
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Match videos from the tournaments at The Glitch are also available after the jump.

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[Can] Street Fighter V at Three D6 – April 16th

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Update: this event is now an official qualifier for Street Fighter V at Battle Arena Melbourne 8.

The next monthly Stick Addiction tournament for Street Fighter V is taking place this Saturday at Three D6. This will be the last Three D6 event before BAM8 so those gearing up for the 2016 Australian majors circuit will want to make the most of this meet.

This SF5 tournament will be run using PS4 consoles and the tournament will be open to all players.

Date: Saturday, April 16th
Time: 11:00am
Location: Three D6, 6/38 Reed Street North, Tuggeranong, ACT 2900
Entry Fee: $10

Full details, including tournament format and rules, are available on the official 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.

Results Round-Up – March 12th-13th

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There were two significant tournaments held in Australia last weekend. First up Stick Addiction held their monthly meet-up at Three D6 featuring Street Fighter V. Will faced Mikey in the grand final, starting strong by resetting the bracket with a 3-0 win. Mikey stepped it up in the second set with his Necalli but couldn’t keep Will from a close 3-2 victory.

Street Fighter V – 3D6

1st: Will
2nd: Mikey
3rd: Matt

Bracket

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Top 3 for SF5 (left to right): Matt, Mikey and Will.

The other big event was the 5th round of GooGie’s online AU/NZ tournament series for Mortal Kombat X last Sunday. This was the first time this series has been held since the release of MKXL. Host GooGie from Melbourne squared-off against Sydney’s offline tournament organiser Gilbagz in the grand final. In the end GooGie took the win with Takeda over Gilbagz’ Sub-Zero.

Below we have an embed of the first part of the stream footage courtesy of the AU/NZ MK Tournament News page on Facebook. Parts 2 and 3 are also available after the jump.

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[Can] Street Fighter V at Three D6 – March 12th

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The first monthly Stick Addiction tournament for Street Fighter V has been announced. This will take place at Three D6 next Saturday, providing a great opportunity for new players to get into the Canberra FGC and also for regulars looking to train up for SF5 ahead of the Australian majors.

This SF5 tournament will be run using PS4 consoles and the tournament will be open to all players.

Date: Saturday, March 12th
Time: 10:30am
Location: Three D6, 6/38 Reed Street North, Tuggeranong, ACT 2900
Entry Fee: $10

Full details, including tournament format and rules, are available on the official event page.

[Can] USF4 & GGXrd at Three D6 – February 13th Results

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Stick Addiction held another round of tournaments last weekend at Three D6, featuring Ultra Street Fighter IV and Guilty Gear Xrd. In GGXrd Ryan emerged victorious while Vlad put in another winning performance for USF4. There was a bonus USF4 showdown between Rourke and Jemist which Rourke won 10-4.

Below we have the top 3 players in each bracket, along with links to the Challonge brackets and photos of the top 2. For more photos and post-event discussions visit the Stick Addiction Facebook page.

USF4
1st: Vlad
2nd: Cary
3rd: Mikey
Challonge bracket
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USF4 top 2: Carey (left) and champion Vlad.
GGXrd
1st: Ryan
2nd: Max
3rd: Matt
Challonge bracket
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GGXrd top 2: Max (left) and champion Ryan.

[Can] USF4 & GGXrd at Three D6 – February 13th

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The next monthly Stick Addiction tournaments at Three D6 have been announced. This month the Canberra scene will be saying farewell to USF4 whilst adding Guilty Gear Xrd to the line-up.

This is a BYO controller event so be sure to bring along your preferred pad or arcade stick for Xbox 360 (USF4) or PS3 (GGXrd).

Date: Saturday, February 13th
Time: 11:00am
Location: Three D6, 6/38 Reed St N, Greenway, ACT 2900
Entry Fee: $10

Full details, including the tournament format and rules, are available on the official event page.

Additional: please note that the Andrometa convention which was planned for this Saturday has been rescheduled to May 15th. We’ll provide fresh coverage for the fighting game tournaments planned for Andrometa closer to the event date.