There’s just over a week left to pre-register for #BAM5 and it’s shaping up to be a big one. Make sure you get your registration in ASAP to reap all the benefits and avoid missing out!
-CouchWarriors is pleased to announce that thanks to Injustice: Gods Among Us, we will be the first Australian major fighting game event to host an Injustice tournament! You can now register for the Injustice: Gods Among Us tournament at: http://www.couchwarriors.org/bam/
-BAM5 will feature a Mortal Kombat Exhibition on Saturday evening following the Injustice finals, make sure you don’t miss it! We are also pleased to announce a fantastic array of prizes courtesy of WB Games Australia! These include: – Copies of Mortal Kombat on PS3 and Xbox360 – Mortal Kombat Fight Sticks for PS3 and Xbox360 – Copies of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Superman Doomsday and Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths on DVD and Bluray!
-Guest announcement! INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US Writer TOM TAYLOR to appear at #BAM5 – Plus Giveaways from All Star Comics Melbourne ! Writer of award winning plays, comics set in a galaxy far far away, and adventure under the ocean waves – be it Star Wars, Green Lantern, or the soon to be animated TV series THE DEEP, Tom is Australia’s own comics superstar and will be appearing on SATURDAY at Battle Arena Melbourne during the Injustice pools (3pm-5pm approx).
http://www.tomtaylormade.com/ Tom will be signing books, games and talking about the development of this epic story! There will be Injustice #1 comic giveaways sponsored by ALL STAR COMICS! –Tek-Innovations are partnering with Gaming Gear to provide their unique DIY Acrylic Cases to the Australian Fighting Game Community. So if you’re attending BAM#5 and are keen on saving postage costs head over to http://www.tek-innovations.com/ and use their Case builder to customize your order – then take a screenshot of your cart contents and email to email@example.com and we’ll have it ready and waiting for you at BAM#5! You have until Thursday 25th to submit your order. Alternatively we will have a few cases available at BAM#5 minus the customized name plate.
-BAM Trailer courtesy of SonOfDad has been released: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKmf2UK-8mU&feature=player_embedded -Chipmusic and fighting games combine at Battle Arena Melbourne! As part of the 5th Anniversary of BAM, CouchWarriors has teamed up with Sound Bytes to bring these cool corners of gaming culture together. On Friday May 17, as attendees get hyped for our special evening of exhibition matches, we will open with a special live music set from chiptunes artist PSELODUX. Along with our press release.