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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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Kumite in Texas / Low Tier City 6 results

Updated with final results: This story has been updated with the results from Kumite in Texas / Low Tier City 6.

This weekend, we're seeing two events kind of come together as one, as Kumite in Texas and Low Tier City 6 will be running their events together in the same area.

They still have their own titles and streams, but the venue seems to be shared and will be housing a ton of different fighting game players in various games.

Notable players attending for Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros. 4, by far the biggest games at the event, include Liquid|Hungrybox, Alliance|Armada, C9|Mango, TSM|Leffen, Tweek, GRV|Dabuz, DIG|Lucky, ALG|n0ne, BSD|Elegant, DIG|HugS, EMG|Mistake, Balance|Syrox, Cosmos, CaptainZack, PG|Esam, Alliance|Android, Samsora, PG|MVD and many more.

That doesn't mean that those are the only games at the event, though. There will also be tournament play in Project M, Tekken 7, Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, Dragon Ball FighterZ, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Super Smash Bros. 64, Icons: Combat Arena, Rivals of Aether, Injustice 2, Mortal Kombat XL, Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, BlazBlue: Central Fiction, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, Killer Instinct and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

With Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros. 4 being at over 300 and over 200 entrants respectively, though, that's where the brunt of the action will be happening.

Streaming is being done at Tourney Locator, Tourney Locator 2, YouTube Tourney Locator, PandaxGaming and PandaxGaming 2.

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Headstomper 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Headstomper 2018 is taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark.

A long-standing event with tons of hype and a motivated crew behind it (I should know, I've been there in person the last two years) has grown ever bigger this year with both Tekken World Tour and Capcom Pro Tour status.

With 128 players entered for Tekken 7, the competition is going to be huge. Of course, Street Fighter 5 is fairly stacked as well, with over 60 players.

Besides these two main games, there will also be tournament play in Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Dragon Ball FighterZ and Super Smash Bros. 4 — and as always at Headstomper, side tournaments galore.

Players attending this event include Mouz|Problem X, NVD|Phenom, RB|Luffy, CGG|Tissuemon, FNATIC|Shakz, UYU|Fergus, NVD|SaltyKid, Crazy|SuperAkouma, FNATIC|Akainu, Ryan Hart, SNG|Blackbeard, iG|Jiewa, Circa|JoeyFury, Exeed|Ghirlanda, Epsilon|Takamura, FNATIC|Brick, mYi|KiraKira, Atrosh, NVD|Veggey, NVD|Momi, Will2Pac, Ixion, DrGulag and many more... Including myself, doing commentary at the event, so if you're a fan, make sure to tune in.

Streaming is being done at Unequalled Media and Coma FGC.

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Rage Street Fighter 5 All-Star League results

Updated with final results: We've added the final results for the 2018 Rage Street Fighter 5 All-Star League into this story. You can find them all below, along with battle logs.

There's a new league event being set to occur in Japan, organized by Rage eSports.

The format of the tournament, once the teams have been decided, will be a set of matches between the teams, in which each game is a first-to-1, but the teams have to win 3 out of 5 sets between the teams, and will be played in a round robin format where wins and losses in the team matches will come in to play.

These six players are FOX|Tokido, CYG|Daigo, FD|Fujimura, Liquid|Nemo, Ponos|Moke and DNG|Itabashi Zangief.

Each of these players will take part in a draft on Thursday May 31st, to pick players for their teams. From there, the competition will continue on various days for the next 2 months.

The matches are being played with 3v3 teams, so each player will add two fighters to stand beside them. There's a lot of money being played for here, with the first placing team getting 6 million yen ($54,663) while the second placing team will receive 3 million yen ($27,331) and the third place team being awarded 1 million yen ($9,111).

Streaming is being done at OpenRec.

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Defend the North 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend has Defend the North 2018 taking place in White Plains, New York.

It's going to be a pretty big event, with a ton of different fighting games being played, including having the status as a Capcom Pro Tour ranking event for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition.

Besides this, the tournament will also be hosting Dragon Ball FighterZ, Super Smash Bros. 4, Tekken 7, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Pokkén Tournament DX, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Fighting EX Layer, King of Fighters 14, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Injustice 2, Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike, Street Fighter Alpha 3 and Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo.

Players attending the event include NuckleDu, EG|NYChrisG, Rise|Smug, Rise|MenaRD, FOX|Punk, PG|SKD, CYG|Chris Tatarian, PG|Nakkiel, Rise|Caba, Tempo|Alex Myers, WBG|CJ Truth, OG|Shine, GAM|DR Ray, Idom and many, many more.

The event has over 150 entrants for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, over 100 for Dragon Ball FighterZ and over 50 each for Tekken 7, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike, so there's bound to be a lot of hype matches incoming.

Streaming is being done at Team Spooky, Hitbox Arena, House of 3000, KPB Live, Official SM, TSB Blaze and Mutant Xperience.

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Fight in Rio 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

It's a stacked weekend for sure, because we've got even more action going on than the events already posted.

Fight in Rio is taking place this weekend in Rio, Brasil, and it's a Capcom Pro Tour event.

Besides Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, the tournament will also be hosting Tekken 7, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Injustice 2, The King of Fighters '98, Mortal Kombat XL and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2.

Players attending include F3|Brolynho, TF|DidimoKOF, Furia|HKDash, SB|DoomSnake, Umbrella|Dark, AAG|Pr3da, Paulow3b, TPT|Stunner, AAG|BabyBrasil, KMT|ChuChu and many more.

With almost 90 entrants for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, the fight for points is on. Tune in to not miss any of the hype matches.

Streaming is being done at Fight In Rio, Pro Gamer Streaming and Kombat Klub.

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VSFighting 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

VSFighting 2018 is taking this place in Birmingham, United Kingdom, and it's a gigantic event for several games.

Yes, this is going to be a Premier event for the Capcom Pro Tour, a Master event for the Tekken World Tour and a Saga event for the Dragon Ball FighterZ Pro Tour.

Besides these three main juggernauts, the tournament is also going to feature high level battles in BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo, Under Night In-Birth EXE: Late[st], Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Injustice 2.

The event has over 270 entrants for Tekken 7, over 220 for Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition and over 120 for Dragon Ball FighterZ, so you'd best believe that they're all stacked through the roof.

As for players attending, you can expect to see FOX|SonicFox, CO|Go1, PG|Infiltration, FOX|JDCR, FD|Fujimura, FOX|Saint, CYG|Daigo, UYU|Jeondding, UYU|NL, Fursan|Verloren, Mouz|Problem X, CYG|Fuudo, Kkokkoma, CO|Dogura, Gachikun, RB|Luffy, CCG|Tissuemon, Ponos|Moke, FOX|Momochi, FOX|Justin Wong, FAV|Sako, Ponos|Garireo, UYU|Fergus, Liquid|John Takeuchi, RB|Bonchan, FOX|Dekillsage, NASR|BigBird, UYU|Cloud805, Circa|JoeyFury, Crazy|SuperAkouma, DG|KaneAndTrench, FNATIC|Akainu, FNATIC|Brick, Method|ImStillDaDaddy and many, many more.

Streaming is being done at Capcom Fighters, Tekken, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Electronic Dojo and 3WayTV.

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Capcom Pro Tour Asia South East Online Two results

Updated: This story has been updated with final results.

The online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour is still underway.

This week, it's the second installment of the South East Asian portion of the online tournaments.

In this event, the eligible regions are Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

Over 50 entrants are partaking to get their hands on those Capcom Pro Tour points, so the way to the finals is going to be arduous.

Players participating include RZR|Xian, AB|Chuan, VS|NekoXX, TJ|MindRPG, Brandon, Bravery, AR|Book and many more.

Streaming isn't being done until Top 8, at which point it will be on Capcom Fighters, but you can follow along with the brackets until then at Smash.gg.

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FV Cup 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

FV Cup 2018 is taking place this weekend in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

This is a stop both on the Capcom Pro Tour and the Tekken World Tour, so competitors from across all of Asia have shown up to try and grab some points for their respective game tour.

With 80 registered entrants for Street Fighter 5, 53 for Tekken 7 and also notably 56 for Dragon Ball FighterZ, there's going to be a lot of fighting going on this weekend.

Besides these three titles, you'll also see tournament play in King of Fighters 14, Injustice 2, Guilty Gear Xrd: REV 2, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.

Players attending include RZR|Xian, UYU|OilKing, UYU|Jeondding, CYG|Gamerbee, AR|Book, Yamasa|Take, AB|StormKubo, FD|Haitani, Yamasa|Nobi, AB|Chuan, Humanbomb, Ulsan, iG|Jiewa, Mago, Loveneet, Talon|Denesis, Tse4, AG|R-Tech and many more.

Streaming is being done by Team Spooky and Beastapac.

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Capcom Pro Tour Europe West Online Event #2 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

It's time again to enjoy some matches from the online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour.

This time, it's the second event for the Western region of Europe, meaning that the eligible areas are Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium, United Kingdom, Slovenia, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Spain, Portugal, Luxembourg, France and Italy.

There are 150 people signed up to fight it out tomorrow, including myself, so let's enjoy the event and root for me not going 0-2.

As for players with an actual shot at some points, here are some of the big names set to participate tomorrow — NVD|Phenom, RB|Luffy, FNATIC|Akainu, Epsilon|Takamura, NVD|SaltyKid, FNATIC|Shakz, Method|Packz, FNATIC|Brick, Method|ImStillDaDaddy, Cobelcog, Atrosh, OL|VegaPatch, Shivryuken, Afii, EnVyUS|Layo and many more.

Streaming isn't being done until Top 8, but until then you can follow along with the brackets over at Smash.gg.

Once the streaming does start, you can enjoy it over at Capcom Fighters.

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ELEAGUE Street Fighter 5 Invitational 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with the results for the ELEAGUE Street Fighter 5 2018 Invitational.

After a long wait, the ELEAGUE Street Fighter 5 invitational is back again this year.

It's a huge one, as usual, with a gargantuan $250,000 prize pool on the line for the invited players. 1st scores $150,000, 2nd $40,000, 3rd $20,000, 4th $12,000, 5-6th $5,000, 7-8th $3,000, 9-16th $1,000, and 17-24th $500.

This is a continuous event, and group play will be taking place with one group at a time on the first four Fridays of June, culminating in a final playoff bracket on July 13th.

The players participating have been known for a while, but here's a refresher on who you'll get to see in action - FOX|Tokido, PG|Infiltration, FOX|Punk, CYG|Daigo, Rise|MenaRD, FD|Fujimura, NuckleDu, Mouz|Problem X, NVD|Phenom, CYG|Fuudo, RB|Luffy, FOX|Justin Wong, CO|Dogura, FD|Haitani, FOX|Momochi, F3|Brolynho, Rise|Smug, RB|Snake Eyez, Filipino Champ, ALG|801 Strider, SB|JB, CYG|PR Balrog, Commander Jesse and Idom.

The players will fight within their 6-man groups in a round robin format first-to-2 setting, which determines seeding for a double elimination bracket for the six group participants, from which only two will advance to the final bracket in July.

Streaming is being done at ELEAGUE TV.

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Viennality 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Viennality is taking place in Vienna, Austria.

The big deal at this event is Injustice 2, of which it's a spot on the Injustice 2 Pro Series circuit, making it a landmark event.

Besides that, the event will also feature Dragon Ball FighterZ, Tekken 7, Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, Mortal Kombat XL, Skullgirls: 2nd Encore, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2.

Players attending include BC|Biohazard, NASR|TekkenMaster, BC|HoneyBee, PG|Hayatei, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, PG|Kitana Prime and many more.

It's a two-day event, so stay tuned throughout all of it to enjoy the full action.

Streaming is being done at NetherRealm, PND|Ketchup and Virtual Dojo Vienna.

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Sonic Boom 2018 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Sonic Boom 2018 is taking place in Madrid, Spain.

It's a Capcom Pro Tour event, so points are on the line.

With that in mind, Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition has over 100 entrants, so the competition will be fierce, to be sure.

Besides this, the event will also feature Dragon Ball FighterZ, King of Fighters 14, Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Ultra Street Fighter 4.

Players attending are CO|Go1, Mouz|Problem X, RB|Luffy, UYU|Fergus, NASR|BigBird, Liquid|John Takeuchi, Epsilon|Takamura, FNATIC|Akainu, NVD|SaltyKid, EnVyUS|MisterCrimson, Method|ImStillDaDaddy, FNATIC|Shakz, FNATIC|Brick, Overload|VegaPatch, EnVyUS|Layo and many more.

Streaming is being done at Madrid FGC, Madrid FGC 2 and FGCVLC.

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