unless stated otherwise, all games will follow the standard ruleset.
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  • Double Elimination

  • Default settings

  • 2/3 Rounds per Game, 2/3 Games per Set

  • 3/5 Games for Losers, Winners Finals, Grand Finals

  • Winner must keep character

  • Loser may switch


super smash brothers: ultimate

Rules to be determined by community at a later date.


Blazblue Cross Tag Battle

  • 3/5 Games per Set for the entire tournament

BLAZEBLUE: CENTRAL FICTION

  • Legacy controllers are allowed for BBCF

THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV

  • Winner must keep characters but may change order

  • Loser may switch characters and/or order

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

  • Random stage select (players may opt for an agreed stage)

  • The Kanzuki Beach and Skies of Honor stages are banned from play. If either stage is randomly selected repeat random stage selection process until a tournament legal stage appears

  • Legacy controllers are not allowed for this tournament

GUNDAM VERSUS

  • Timer: 240 seconds

  • Winning Team must keep suits, Striker, and Burst type

  • Losing Team may switch

  • Stage: Colony City for first match

  • Loses may choose stage from the following pool: New Hong Kong, Bequest, Ruined Colony and Minsry.

  • This tournament is subject to capping because of hardware scarcity, if additional hardware and space is acquired we will raised the cap

ULTIMATE MARVEL VS CAPCOM 3

  • 3/5 Games per Set for the whole tournament

DEAD OR ALIVE 6

  • 60 second time limit

  • 3/5 Rounds per Game

GUILTY GEAR XRD: REVELATOR 2

  • Legacy controllers are allowed for Xrd

TEKKEN 7

  • Random stage select

  • There will be no customizing colors, names or items at any time before or during a tournament match. Any player that does so will be given a loss.

WINDJAMMERS

  • First stage select is chosen randomly. Loser chooses next stage.

catherine full body

  • 2/3 Rounds per Game

  • 2/3 Games per Set

  • 3/5 Games for Losers & Winners finals

  • 3/5 Games for Grands

  • Players will play rock-paper-scissors to decide who plays blue sheep.

  • The following stages are legal

    • The Cathedral, Clock Tower, Quadrangle, Spiral Corridor, Torture Chamber, Underground Cemetery

  • The Empireo, Inquisition and Prison of Despair are all banned for various reasons.

    • Players can always "gentleman's agreement" to these stages if they wish.

  • The first stage is decided by a strikes/bans system.

    • Players take turns striking stages starting with the orange sheep until 2 stages remain.

    • At this point, it will be orange sheep's turn to ban, this player then chooses a stage.

  • From game 2 onward, the loser of the previous game will choose the stage.

  • Players may not choose a stage that they have previously won on in that set. This is commonly known as "Dave's Stupid Rule" in the Smash community.

  • If a player pauses at any point during a round, they will lose the round.

Rivals of Aether

  • Tournament matches are initiated through Local Versus mode with default tournament settings enabled (3 stocks, 8 minute timer, Aether stages “off”).

  • Matches are played in a best two out of three format

  • The top 8 will be played in a best three out of five format. The first game’s stage is selected using last-stage striking (1-1-1-1-1-1) and subsequent games in the series use winner-strikes-two. When choosing stages, a player cannot return to any stage they have previously won on without the consent of their opponent (modified Dave's stupid rule)

  • Rules are in reference to the official Rivals Championship Series rules.


Legacy / “Old Man” Games

These games will be played on Supergun, this offers an arcade perfect experience. It is Bring Your Own Controller and only Ps3/Xbox360/Ps4 (when applicable) pads or sticks are compatible. These events are subject to capping, if we procure more hardware we will raise the cap. Unless stated otherwise, these games also follow the standard ruleset.

Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike
Street Fighter Alpha 2
Breakers Revenge

Super Street Fighter II Turbo

  • Akuma is banned

VAMPIRE SAVIOR

  • Players must select Turbo speed.