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Neo Geo World Tour 2018 Finals results

With the stacked weekend that just went by, unfortunately one event managed to pass by under our radar.

While the event hasn't been covered live, it felt apt to at least get the results up for you guys — as well as an archive, so you can check the action retroactively, if you didn't manage to catch it live.

Throughout the year, there've been qualifiers across the world for the Neo Geo World Tour finals, mainly focusing on King of Fighters 14, but also featuring King of Fighters '98: The Slugfest on the circuit.

With some of the best players in the world qualifying at events in the U.S.A., Monaco, Kuwait, Norway, Taiwan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore and Korea, the competition was obviously stacked in the end.

You can find the full results for the two games below, as well as the single-elimination Fatal Fury Special tournament that was held, below.

If you want to catch the stream archive for yourself, make sure to check out the archives over at the Neo Geo World Tour Twitch Channel.

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Shine 2018 results

Updating with final results: We've added the results for Shine 2018 into this story, you can find them below along with battle logs for top 8 Super Smash Bros. 4 and Melee.

Huge Smash Bros. events just keep on coming, with yet another one taking place this weekend.

Shine 2018 is happening this week in Boston, Massachusetts, and it's a huge one for sure.

With over 900 entrants for Super Smash Bros. Melee and over 450 for Super Smash Bros. 4, it's going to be massive for both games, and both titles will have Doubles and Crews played as well.

Besides those two games, there will also be tournament play in Super Smash Bros. 64, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Rivals of Aether and Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition.

Players attending include Liquid|Hungrybox, C9|Mango, Tweek, FOX|MKLeo, PG|Plup, Lima, CaptainZack, Wizzrobe, Liquid|Salem, CLG|SFAT, GRV|Dabuz, Tempo|S2J, Liquid|ChuDat, IMT|Shroomed, CLG|VoiD, Duck, EMG|Mistake, OG|Swedish Delight, PG|Cosmos, DIG|Lucky, ALN|n0ne, MSF|LaLuna, PG|Esam, CLG|PewPewU, IMT|ANTi, PG|Zain, DIG|HugS, Marss and many, many more.

Streaming is being done at BTS Smash, BTS Smash 2, Big Blue GG, Big Blue GG 2, SSB 64, Great Value Smash and C Star League.

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Celtic Throwdown 2018 results

Update; This story has been updated with final results.

There's a double whammy as far as pro tours go this weekend, with Celtic Throwdown taking place in Dublin, Ireland.

This is a Ranking event for the Capcom Pro Tour and a Challenger event for the Tekken World Tour, meaning that both Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition and Tekken 7 will have points on the line.

There are over 100 entrants for Tekken 7 based on the bracket lists, and over 60 for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, so a lot of matches are going to go down to reach the finals.

Besides this, the event will feature Dragon Ball FighterZ, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Super Smash Bros. 4, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike, Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo, Under Night In-Birth EXE: Late[st], Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite and Injustice 2.

Players attending include Mouz|Problem X, NVD|Phenom, RB|Luffy, UYU|Fergus, FNATIC|Shakz, Crazy|SuperAkouma, FNATIC|Akainu, DG|Asim, NVD|SaltyKid, Packz, 4G|DevilKazuya, NVD|Momi, Cobelcog, OL|VegaPatch, 4G|Rikimaru, exceL|Infexious, FH|SignorFarfalla, Method|Broski, DG|ThePhantom, Ixion and many more.

Streaming is being done at AsOneLive, Lythero, MsCupcakes and GrandMasterChallenge.

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eSports Festival Hong Kong 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Another huge event coming up, this time in Hong Kong at this year's eSports Festival Hong Kong.

This is a Premier event for the Capcom Pro Tour, so it's obviously a huge deal for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition.

No other fighting games are being played in tournament at the event, so the full focus will be on Street Fighter, which has over 100 entrants, and a lot of them big names.

Given the event's premier status, it could cause some big shakeups in the leaderboards, considering a win here will practically guarantee you a spot in the Capcom Cup.

Players set to participate include FD|Fujimura, CYG|Daigo, FOX|Justin Wong, CYG|Fuudo, Rise|Caba, CYG|GamerBee, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, Mago, FOX|Momochi, UYU|OilKing, FD|Haitani, Rise|MenaRD, DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, NASR|BigBird, Tempo|Alex Myers, AB|StormKubo, iG|Jiewa, Tse4, FD|Haku, EG|Ricki Ortiz, VS|NekOXX, M.Lizard, Talon|Denesis, FightClub|UD, FD|Otani, FD|Johnny, Chris Wong, LP|Qiuqiu, Crusher, Reiketsu and many more.

Streaming is being done at Capcom Fighters.

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Capcom Pro Tour Latin America South Online Event #2 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour continues, and the last event in the Latin American region is at hand.

This is the second event for the South Latin America region, with the North area having already finished.

The eligible regions to partake in this online event are Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Venezuela, Peru and Uruguay.

There are over 100 people partaking, so there's going to be a lot of fighting done to manage to reach the end.

A few notable players participating in the event are TP|DidimoKOF, Paulow3b, AAG|BabyBrasil, TP|Stunner, MVK|DarkAizen, Umbrella|Dark, AAG|Pr3da, TSD|Seguero and of course many more.

Streaming is being done at Capcom Fighters, though only the top 8 will be streamed. Until then, you can follow along with the brackets over at Smash GG.

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Lima Salty 5 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Another Latin American event is taking place this weekend. This time, our sights are set on Lima, Peru, where Lima Salty 5 will be occuring.

This is a Capcom Pro Tour event with points on the line, so people will undoubtedly be showing up for a piece of them.

Besides Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, the event will also be featuring tournament play in Tekken 7, Dragon Ball FighterZ, King of Fighters 14, Fighting EX Layer and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2.

64 players will be fighting it out for points in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, thought other games are no slouches either — the brackets show 45 players for Tekken, 32 for Dragon Ball FighterZ and King of Fighters 14, respectively, 24 for Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and 21 for Fighting EX Layer.

A few of the players attending are FURIA|HKDash, OA|CrossoverRD, SB|DoomSnake, AAG|BabyBrasil, Umbrella|Dark, RES|Pikoro, though there are of course many more as well.

Streaming is being done at The Backyard Peru.

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Heir 5 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Even after two huge Smash majors in a row at EVO 2018 the week before last and Super Smash Con 2018 the week after that, some Smashers aren't going to be resting at all.

This week is Heir 5 in Leicester, United Kingdom.

This is a Super Smash Bros. Melee event through and through, with Singles, Doubles and International Crews set for competition at the event.

An amazing 750 people have shown up to fight, so it's a big one for sure, with action taking place all weekend long.

Notable players present include EVO 2018 champion TSM|Leffen, Super Smash Con 2018 champion Alliance|Armada, Tempo|S2J, G2|Westballz, vL|Trifasia, RB|Ice, Professor Pro, Asterion|Amsah, Alliance|Android, Overtriforce, Liquid|Chillin and many more.

Streaming is being done by Geeky Goon Squad.

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TWFighter Major 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Another huge event is on the horizon this weekend, and it's TWFighter Major 2018.

This is a Premier Event for the Capcom Pro Tour, so it's obviously a huge deal for any Capcom fighters out there, and its the first huge event to follow EVO 2018.

It's not just about Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, though, since the event will also feature Dragon Ball FighterZ, King of Fighters 14 and BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle.

With as many as 323 people signed up for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, the action is going to be nonstop at this event. There are also 59 players participating in Dragon Ball FighterZ, 45 players for King of Fighters 14 and 30 who have joined the BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle tournament.

Notable players attending include FOX|Tokido, FD|Fujimura, CO|Go1, CYG|Daigo, Gachikun, UYU|NL, Fursan|Verloren, CYG|Fuudo, CO|Dogura, FAV|Sako, Liquid|Nemo, FOX|Momochi, GGP|Kazunoko, RZR|Xian, Rise|MenaRD, FD|Haitani, Rise|Caba, GRPT|MOV, DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, Mago, RB|Bonchan, Liquid|John Takeuchi, AB|Chuan, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, AB|Poongko, FE|Humanbomb, UYU|OilKing, NASR|BigBird, AB|StormKubo, EG|Ricki Ortiz, RB and many more.

Streaming is being done at Capcom Fighters, TW Fighter and GamerBee.

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Tokyo Tekken Masters results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The Tekken World Tour is going into high gear this weekend in Tokyo, Japan.

Indeed, it is a Master Event, and one of the biggest ones yet — the Tokyo Tekken Masters.

As one might expect, practically every asian player worth their mettle has shown up to compete, meaning the whole weekend will be packed to the absolute brim with hardcore Tekken 7 action.

As many as 276 players have signed up and will be fighting it out across the span of two days, so there'll be a lot to get through.

A few notable names you most surely recognize that are part of this extensive list are ROX|Knee, UYU|Jeondding, Kkokkoma, UYU|Qudans, Fursan|LowHigh, CGG|Tissuemon, COOASGAMES|Noroma, Yamasa|Take, ROX|Chanel, Yamasa|Nobi, Fursan|Rangchu, AR|Book and EQNX|Dimeback... And of course, many, many more.

Streaming is of course being done at Tekken, so make sure you tune in all weekend long.

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Capcom Pro Tour Europe East Online Event #2 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour is slowly drawing to a close, and this week, we're seeing the final Eastern European event of this year's online Capcom Pro Tour.

Incidentally, this also happens to be the final European online event overall as well.

The eligible regions for this installment are Latvia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Romania, Lithuania, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Estonia, Ukraine and Greece.

As of writing, close to 50 players have registered, so there are going to be many matches played to reach the very end.

Players participating include RASS, DrGulag, SunMate, LoHii and many, many more.

Although streaming is being done at , the broadcast will not begin until the event is down to the top 8. Thankfully, you can follow along with the bracket over at Smash GG.

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Furia Tica 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Furia Tica 2018 is taking place in San José, Costa Rica.

This is a Capcom Pro Tour ranking event with points on the line, so players will be showing up to try and get a step closer to qualifying for Capcom Cup 2018.

Besides Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, which is the main event, there will also be tournament play in Dragon Ball FighterZ, Tekken 7, King of Fighters 14, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Super Smash Bros. 4.

Players attending include SB|DoomSnake, ON|Gabo, TSD|Seguero, AK|Alexis, Vertex|Aeon and many, many more.

Over 60 players are participating in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, so there's bound to be a lot of matches to enjoy.

Streaming is being done at True Challengers.

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Super Smash Con 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Just because EVO 2018 happened just last weekend, that doesn't mean the action is taking a break... Well, at least not for Super Smash Bros. tournaments.

This weekend, Super Smash Con 2018 is taking place in Chantilly, Virginia, and it's going to be a very big one.

There are over 1300 attendees for Super Smash Bros. 4 and over 1000 for Super Smash Bros. Melee, and practically every heavy hitter for these games is going to be present to compete.

Besides these two main games, the tournament will also feature Super Smash Bros. 64 and Super Smash Bros. Brawl, and Doubles events for each title.

Players attending include Alliance|Armada, Liquid|Hungrybox, FOX|MKLeo, C9|Mango, FOX|Mew2King, Tweek, NRG|Nairo, GRV|Dabuz, Liquid|Salem, Wizzrobe, CLG|SFAT, EMG|Mistake, Liquid|ChuDat, OG|Swedish Delight, PG|Zain, CLG|VoiD, DIG|Lucky, PG|Cosmos, CaptainZack, MSF|LaLuna, CLG|PewPewU, VGBC|aMSa, Samsora, Fatality and many, many more.

Streaming is being done at VG Boot Camp, SSB64 and Smash Studios.

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Moscow Fighting Arena x RusReversal results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

There's a big event going on this weekend ... In fact, two big events combined into one, even.

In Moscow, Russia you'll be able to enjoy the coming together of Moscow Fighting Arena and RusReversal as one big event, featuring many different fighting games.

This is a Tekken World Tour event, so there's going to be a lot of heavy competition for that game, with almost 100 people signed up for it.

The other games aren't slouches either, with around 50 each for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, and with almost 30 entrants for Injustice 2. There will also be side tournaments held in Dragon Ball FighterZ, Mortal Kombat XL, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code.

There are a lot of players attending, including Loveneet, GreenLeo, CaptainCM, Forest and of course many, many more.

The main games will be streamed at FightingRu.

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Fight Club NRW results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The Capcom Pro Tour is active all across the world even after EVO, and this weekend is no exception.

Fight Club NRW is taking place today and tomorrow in Cologne, Germany.

This is a Capcom Pro Tour ranking event with points on the line for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, and fittingly, the game has almost 100 entrants signed up.

Besides this, there will also be tournament play in Dragon Ball FighterZ, Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo and King of Fighters 14.

Players attending include, but are not limited to, RB|Luffy, NVD|Phenom, FNATIC|Akainu, FNATIC|Shakz, exceL|Hurricane, Ryan Hart, Method|Packz, NVD|Momi, exceL|Infexious, Method|Broski and Unilad|AngryMojoSan.

Streaming is being done at Fight Club NRW.

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Capcom Pro Tour Latin America North Online Event #2 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results. Due to issues with the PlayStation Network services, this online event was played down until Top 8, but had to have the finals postponed to a few weeks later..

The online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour is still going, and will be around for a few more months.

This time, it's the second installment of the Latin America North portion of the online circuit that's taking place.

The eligible regions for this event are Mexico, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Republic of Panama and Puerto Rico.

There are over 50 players reigstered in the brackets, so there's going to be a lot of battling to get down to that final victorious spot.

Players set to partake include Rise|Caba, DR Ray, SB|DoomSnake, Kusanagi, ElTigre and many more.

Streaming is being done at Capcom Fighters, but will only be once the tournament gets down to top 8. Before that, you can follow the action via the brackets over at Smash.gg.

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Topanga League 7 Online Qualifier results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

In a surprise twist out of nowhere, the Topanga League 7 has been announced and will be running until mid-October.

With it being a year and a half since the last installment of Topanga League, this came as quite a surprise to many.

This year's Topanga League will have 24 players participating in an online league, to later qualify for the offline portion of the league.

21 out of these 24 players are invitees, though as of right now their identities are secret, but have been hinted to be revealed on tonight's stream of the qualifier.

This qualifier is to decide the last three participants in this installment of the prestigious online league.

Streaming is being done at OpenRec, so tune in for some hype matches and to see who qualifies, and hopefully also to find out who's actually participating in the Topanga League this fall.

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EVO 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

It's finally that time of the year again, not only the biggest event of the summer, but the biggest event all year long as far as fighting games go.

EVO 2018 is taking place this weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada, and it's even bigger than last year, believe it or not.

This monster of an event will have 8 main games, all receiving ample stream time and having the best in the world gathered for them, with said titles being Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Super Smash Bros. 4, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and Injustice 2.

There's no point in even listing all the players set to be at the event, since with very few exceptions, you can assume that every notable player is going to be present competing in their game of choice.

Of course, this is no surprise — With Dragon Ball FighterZ and Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition both above 2000 entrants, Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros. 4, Super Smash Bros. Melee and BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle all over 1000 entrants, and a very respectable 623 and 361 entrants for Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Injustice 2 respectively, you can clearly tell that the top competitors have gathered.

Streaming is being done all weekend at EVO, Capcom Fighters, EVO 1, EVO 2, EVO 3, EVO 4, EVO 5, EVO 6 and EVO 7.

Of course, there's an abundance of side events as well, many of which will be streamed, too. We're going to do our best to have these in the schedule and results sectionof our story as well, so stay tuned.

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