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News from last week:

North America

  • Results and a documentary of a new tournament in Chicago, IL called “No Drinks on the Astro City” have been posted. Bracket | Documentary
  • There are brackets and videos of the “Super Turbo for Charity” tournament at Free Play Arcade in Texas with Riz0ne taking it. Almost a 24 hour video! Bracket | Stream archive
  • A small gathering was held in Brooklyn, NY to play ST called “I Fix Machine” . Event details
  • Monday Night Fights @ Arkadeum had its #51 weekly event with a Mexican final between Hokuto and djfrijoles. BracketVideo
  • The official channel for Canada Cup has posted all the footage from the tournament including offstream and casual matches. Annotations will be coming soon. Make sure to subscribe to the channel.

Upcoming tournaments:

  • This Saturday in Buffalo, NY there’s a regional called Rumble In The Tundra 7 with ST as side tournament. Registration | Stream
  • There is an online tournament organized from Canada on November 8th with the intention of reviving the Tournament Tuesdays event. Registration
  • Jason Wilson will be hosting a tournament near Nashville, TN on Nov 11 at 5pm. Game Galaxy in Smyrna, TN is the location of the venue which has 400 arcade and pinball machines on Free Play and 30 console setups.
  • AfroLegends, Otochun, Riz0ne and Techmonkey are now confirmed to go to the Redbull Battlegrounds tournament
  • On the same day as the Redbull Tournament there will be the 2 old 2 furious event in NY with the presence of SilentScope from SoCal. Event details

Japan

  • Gamespot Newton Ooyama in a team tournament with Shal Boxer and Tomoza Dictator among others
  • Gamespot Versus East vs West weekly with Nikaiten and Kawasim as team captains
  • Game Daytona Shiki tournament with the now better known Koemon making it to the final
  • Next major is still far away (December) with the 4FOX tournament. A team tournament of 4 people each with the rule of having 2 world warriors, 1 new challenger and 1 boss character in each team.

France

  • Ticket sales for X-Mania Europe 5 (2018) are now open. The tournament is part of the HFS Summer which holds tournaments for 3.3 and windjammers too. Registration and info | Trailer

Online

  • There is the aforementioned upcoming online tournament from Canada on November 8th. Registration
  • There was a small online tournament held in Spain with the intention of repeating it once a month
  • Fightcade 2 beta is now opened for accounts created up to 2016.

Others

  • The first one of the 16 DVDs lent by Kusumondo has been posted on youtube by eltrouble with Kusumondo’s permission of course

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No Drinks on the Astro City – 10.15.17

Some Midwest Super Turbo results coming your way as we have Miguel winning the “No Drinks on the Astro City” tournament that took place in Chicago, IL last month. Joesph Alpine documented the tournament and the video can be found here.

ThatArchvillan credits Will English for putting the event together.

No Drinks on the Astro City #1
October 15, 2017
Chicago, IL
Players: 14
Bracket: Smash.gg
Video: YouTube
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Photo and results courtesy of ThatArchvillan

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Redbull Battlegrounds Special ST Tournament on November 18-19

Coming off the heels of the amazing Canada Cup Super Turbo tournament which featured some of the top players from the USA, Japan and Canada, another big ST event is coming to the Northeast on November 18-19 at the Capcom Pro Tour North American Finals at the Red Bull Battle Grounds in Boston, MA. This event will also feature some huge names in the Super Turbo world, including the debut of the Japanese Grandmaster brothers Otochun and Aniken in the USA. EVO Champion AfroLegends will make the trip to the East Coast to take on the Japanese superstars. And top East Coast players, Riz0ne and Technical Monkey will also compete in the tournament, as well as the world famous Justin Wong. Super Turbo will have a $1000 prize pool up for grabs.

For the 30th Anniversary of Street FIghter, the event will have tournaments for Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Street Fighter: 3rd Strike, and Ultra Street Fighter 4, along with two Street Fighter V qualifier tournaments for the Capcom Pro Tour Finals: one is a 512 player open bracket and the second will feature the winners of the regional monthly Red Bull Proving Grounds Tournaments for the other qualifier spot.

Registration is only $10 to compete and is free to spectate. Register now!

Full details can be found at the Red Bull Battlegrounds website.

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X-News, first attempt

In an attempt to summarize the ST events of the week… here they are:

North America

Canada Cup:

  • The biggest ST tournament of the year in American lands. Too many big names to list. 5 Japanese invites. James Chen joining the commentators in the finals. Daigo also joined Mattsun and Koemon for the team tournaments. Mike Watson invited too. 91 players in the solo tournament.
  • Bracket  The official videos are coming soon on Atari’s channel also with offstream footage and several hours of casuals. In the meantime, you can check the stream archive of CanadaCup and CanadaCup1 twitch channels.


Monday Night Fights @ Arkadeum. Special #50 event.

Wednesday Night Fights @ eSports Arena:

  • AfroLegends took it over Tomoaki.
  • Unfortunately there is no stream of it.

Upcoming tournaments:

  • Super Turbo for Charity in TX with eltrouble, millertime, rizOne, ultracombo and many more. Stream channel
  • There was also an announcement of Aniken being invited to the Redbull Battlegrounds tournament (Capcom pro tour finals) which will take place in Boston on November 18th. Unfortunately, the communication between the organizers and the community has been extremely bad but we still encourage everyone to make it there even if it’s last minute.

Japan

France

  • LaDose Ranking Battle (also with a special kumite event)
  • Posting XSB videos on youtube. XSB was the biggest ST event in Europe this year. 4 Japanese invites. 80 players in solo. Great final between Zagi and Kusumondo. Also great final in team tournament between Zagi Chunli, Max Cammy and Balcork Feilong vs Mycophobie boxer, OldSamir Guile and Milanea Honda.

UK

Online

  • There was an online tournament run mainly by French players with Mycophobie (17 years old player) taking it over Sige Blanka. Bracket
  • Big announcement of Fightcade 2 beta being publicly released for accounts created in 2014/2015.

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Canada Cup 2017 Results

The biggest North American Super Turbo tournament took place this weekend and with a loaded field of competitors, it did not disappoint!

For the second year in a row, Mattsun takes the Canada Cup championship over Kusumondo.

CANADA CUP 2017 TOURNAMENT
October 28-29, 2017
Toronto, CANADA
Players: 90
Bracket: Smash.gg
Video: Pools | Top 8
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Photo courtesy of @Mattun_Ken

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Canada Cup 2017 3vs3 Results

The biggest North American Super Turbo tournament took place this weekend and with a loaded field of competitors, it did not disappoint!

Kusumondo, Shogatsu, and Tomo take the tournament over Mattsun, Daigo, and Koemon in the grand finals!

CANADA CUP 2017 3vs3 TOURNAMENT
October 27, 2017
Toronto, CANADA
Players: N/A
Bracket: N/A
Video: YouTube
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Photo courtesy of @kusumondo

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X STREET BATTLE 3on3 Results

Team Universal Charge Soldiers defeats Team Dragons & 360mp to win the X STREET BATTLE 2017 3on3 tournament!

X STREET BATTLE 2017 3ON3
October 15, 2017
Lyon, FRANCE
Players: 29 Teams (87 players)
Bracket: Challonge
Video: Pools – Twitch | Top 8 – Twitch
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X STREET BATTLE Solo Results

Kusumondo defeats Zagi in grand finals to win the X STREET BATTLE Solo Tournament!

X STREET BATTLE 2017 SOLO
October 14, 2017
Lyon, FRANCE
Players: 88
Bracket: Challonge
Video: Twitch
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Photo courtesy of TMF.

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SCR Player Interview with M8trix Matt

Sergjiev just released the first interview in a series of interviews conducted at So Cal Regionals 2017. The first interview is with M8trix Matt:

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Northwest Majors 2017 Super Turbo Results

Myung defeats Axel Kelly in the grand finals to win the Northwest Majors 2017 Super Turbo tournament.

Northwest Majors 2017
October 30, 2017
Des Moines, WA
Players: 9 teams
Bracket: Smash.gg
Video: Twitch
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