Friday, April 18, 2014

Northwest Majors VI; Tokido, Nemo, Abegan, and more! Capcom Pro Tour event



It's revealed at Northwest Majors' Twitter that Team Mad Catz Tokido will a First-to 5 exhibition match against Bokkin in SSFIV:AE v2012, the champion of Northwest Majors V (year 2013). Besides, there's also an UMvC3 First-to 7 exhibition match between BlackEye Nemo and Apologyman from Macro Micro Gaming.

The Northwest Majors VI set on May 3 - 4, 2014, located at Highline CC, Des Moines, WA, USA. This is also one of the Capcom Pro Tour ranking events for SFIV series 2014. Live stream at Team Khaos channel (TBC)

Tournament titles:
- Super Street Fighter 4: AE v2012 (XBOX 360)
- Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 (XBOX 360)
- Tekken TAG Tournament 2 (PS3)
- The King of Fighters 13 (XBOX 360)
- Injustice: Gods Among Us (XBOX 360)
- Super Smash Brothers Melee Singles (Gamecube)
- Super Smash Brothers Melee Doubles (Gamecube)
- Guilty Gear: Accent Core +R (PS3)
- Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma: (PS3)
- Marvel vs Capcom 2: System TBD
- Project M (Nintendo Wii)

More details and coming updates at Northwest Majors official site.

Friday, April 18, 2014

USFIV - Momochi's Ken, Juso's Sakura, Kindevu's Cammy match footage

Momochi and ChocoBlanka posted some Ultra Street Fighter IV matches footage on launch day (Apr 17, 2014) with other players like Juso, Kindevu, Banbaban, MACHI. Check out some matches replay below, or visit Momochi & ChocoBlanka TV for more.


Thursday, April 17, 2014

USFIV - Tokido, Daigo, Mago, Bonchan, Nuki gameplay & other footage

Pro gamer Tokido, Daigo Umehara, Mago, Bonchan, attended Ultra Street Fighter IV special event in The Night Before Launch on Apr 16, 2014. They play a match against each other with new character and then with their current main character. In the end, Nuki also plays a match with Daigo.

Character picks:
- Tokido (Rolento, Akuma)
- Mago (Poison, Oni)
- Bonchan (Elena, Sagat)
- Daigo (Hugo, Ryu)
- Nuki (Chun-Li)

Check out the matches below.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Ultra Street Fighter IV tournaments announced for Japan



In The Night before USFIV Launch Event, one of the announcements was from Taito regarding the upcoming USFIV tournament. As shown on the picture above, there are there separate grades of tournaments.

[Grade C Tournament]
This will be handle by Taito Game Centers in Japan.

[Grade B Tournament]
Planned to have the winners of qualifier from:
- Taito Cup
- Topanga Tournament
- Unannounced competition

[Grade A Tournament]
This will have qualifiers in Tokyo and Osaka for Single and 3 on 3 Team tournament, each has 1 million yen prize money from Taito.

Details from Beastnote.

Monday, April 14, 2014

USFIV - The Night before launch day; ft. Daigo, Tokido, Mago, Bonchan

Ultra Street Fighter IV will be released in the Japanese arcade system on April 17, and there will be a special event before that. NESiCA website revealed that The USFIV Night Play before launch event on April 16 starting at 8:00 PM JST (GMT +9), it's also invited Tokido, Daigo Umehara, Mago, Bonchan for some USFIV matches, and Nuki will be the host.

The live stream is host by Nico Nico here.

NESiCA also added the USFIV character's command list and the balance/changes (PDF in Japanese).

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Topanga World League! Daigo, Fuudo, PR Balrog, Infiltration, and more!


New Topanga League season has been announced in Topanga TV (Apr 2, 2014) by Nyanshi, the Topanga World League. The 8 men competition scheduled on Apr 10 - 13, 2014, using title is Super Street Fighter IV: AE v2012.

We have ALL EVO CHAMPIONS here! But Sako refused to come because of her wife's pregnancy.

Player/Character:

- Daigo Umehara (Ryu)
- Fuudo (Fei Long)
- Bonchan (Sagat)
- Wao (Oni, Dudley)
- Infiltration (Akuma, Chun-Li)
- Xiao Hai (Cammy, Evil Ryu)
- PR Balrog (Boxer)
- Xian (Gen, Guile)

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Prizes:
- 1st: 1,500,000 yen
- 2nd: 500,000 yen
- 3rd: 250,000 yen

Rules:
- Player can switch character is he lost more than one match in the last 3 matches.
- One player only can switch between 2 characters.
- First-to-7 game. Deuce when the score is 6 - 6 until maximum 10 point.
- Players with same score will determined by head-to-head result.

List of all tickets selling here.
NOTE: This is NOT AVAILABLE IN OUTSIDE JAPAN!

Official site: Topanga World League.

FINAL STANDINGS & Result below:

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Topanga World League - FINAL Round - Update, result, and summary

Live updates and report for Topanga World League Final Round - Apr 13, 6:00 PM JST (GMT +9).

Finished:

RZR.Xian (Gen) [8 - 10] Qanba.Xiao Hai (Cammy)
Infiltration (Chun-Li) [5 - 7] EG.PR Balrog (Boxer)
Bonchan (Sagat) [7 - 5] Wao (Oni)
MCZ.Daigo Umehara (Ryu) [4 - 7] Qanba.Xiao Hai (Cammy)
RZR.Fuudo (Fei Long) [7 - 2] EG.PR Balrog (Boxer)
Infiltration (Chun-Li) [7 - 3] Wao (Oni)
Bonchan (Sagat) [3 - 7] MCZ.Daigo Umehara (Ryu)