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  • Floor tickets were $97.00 each, with AXS assessing a "convenience fee" of $18.95 per ticket. So, no: the tickets were not $25 originally. They were $115.95
  • Reserved seating (the more expensive, arena floor seats) for Sunday sold out in the first several minutes. Non-reserved seating ("general admission) for Sunday is still available. In previous years, registrations for the Fri/Sat pools venue sold o…
  • http://evo.shoryuken.com/registration/ Normal tickets for Fri/Sat EVO events at the Las Vegas Convention Center went on sale at 7pm PST tonight at the above link.
  • Thanks *very* much for the arena seating chart graphic you tweeted out, MrWizard. However, I'm scratchin' m'head just a bit tryin' t'figure out which of the 8 blue (reserved-seating) sections might afford the best view of the stage. Would that be…
  • MrWizard, post: 5622385 wrote: No cabinets are allowed at Evo, without consent from myself or one of the Cannons. Absolutely understood, sir. We had submitted a cab permissions inquiry to you and your staff via PM at both SRK and capcom-unity…
  • Mr. Cuellar: Hello from some local Las Vegans! We hope that your preparations for this year's EVO Finals are going smoothly. A few weeks ago, we submitted a message to you, Tom & Tony Cannon, and Seth Killian (via PM at both shoryuken.com…
  • Sorry to disappoint, but Geisha's lines are "you suck" and "you're a sucker" -- I bought the Japanese soundtrack CD about 15 years ago, and her voice samples are much clearer in the sound effects track than in gameplay footage. IIRC, each character …
  • For those of you at EVO interested in trying out a few Konami fighters, come by the southeast corner of the ballroom (right inside the door marked Pavilion 3). The Las Vegas locals have set up several cabs in that portion of the BYOC area, 3 of them…
  • laugh, post: 2266392 wrote: I brought my MVS cart for this game last year, but couldn't find the time to run it. I'd love to get some matches in for Fighters History Dynamite aka Karnov's Revenge at Evo. FHD is an old fave of mine, but regret…
  • Pimp Willy wrote: I thought the rule was if you want to have a BYOC tourney, you had to bring your own TVs? Where was this rule? Link please? --Chris
  • XTG wrote: hinting at something there, sir? Nope, not at all. Definitely looking forward to seeing all the out-of-town NEO-GEO enthusiasts again. --Chris
  • XTG wrote: so you're not staying at the Red Rock for EVO? Me? Nah, the way things are working out at my end, I'll just commute across the valley for each day of EVO. Altho' I may miss the luxury of having a hotel room in which to store my BYO…
  • D44Bas wrote: finally we got 2rooms Glad to hear you were able to get your rooms, bas. Since bas has room reservations now, I've decided to go ahead and cancel the 2 rooms I had reserved -- so if anyone was still trying to get rooms at the…
  • D44Bas wrote: hello, this is bas. many japanese players reserve plane tix for evolution but did not buy. we wait for hotel reservation but need help. we want to know how much cost for hotel room from thursday to tuesday. we pay cash when arriv…
  • MuGenGaia, post: 1223709 wrote: Lastly, too bad there isn't KOF11 for evo. The game's not even out in the US or will it ever...But I think KOF11 is just ridiculously great. Well, not at EVO in an official capacity, but at least 3 of the SNK …
  • Phil McFly wrote: Does anyone know where to get the SBO1 and SBO2 real DVDs? A list of the past SBO DVDs in case anyone cares SBO1 (2003) Volume 1: Capcom Vs. SNK 2, Super Street Fighter II X, Street Fighter III 3rd Strike Volume 2: Virtua…
  • kenmastersX wrote: For some areas, it's Samurai Showdown 5/Samurai Showdown 5 Special. The game was supposed to take place before all the Samurai Showdowns, ala the SF Alpha series, so it was named 0 in Japan. Special was a balance fix as we…
  • FoxstepCEO wrote: I'm just curious, will it be cash, check, or........... Also, will we be paid the same day as grand finals? Personally, I vote for big giant novelty checks, given to the 1st place finishers in a proper awards ceremony at …
  • ufscards.com has sneak peeks of the new promo character cards for: Ibuki, Haohmaru, Twelve, Dee Jay, Sakura, Hanzo, Cody, Sagat, Ryu, Rose, Fei Long, Dhalsim, Charlie, Ken, Adon, and Zangief. Cardboard Dojo has a promo previews page featuring the…
  • the7thsamurai wrote: Ah crap, my love of all things Street Fighter is conflicting with my hatred of CCGs.. IM SO CONFLICTED!! well maybe if the artwork is cool and if there are Juli and Juni cards and if ther cheap enough and if I c…
  • gabrielzero wrote: Anyone here play the SF card game by Sabertooth games? Here's an earlier thread I tried to start on this topic. I've been enjoying this CCG quite a bit -- it's been getting a decent turnout for Monday night mini-tournaments…
  • Dark Geese wrote: Oh this is a great game based off the Matrimelee system (which is based off the KOF..) In what way is Matrimelee's system based on KOF? laurie47 wrote: I love this game, its pretty much the same as the Neo Geo version but…
  • Kenzilla wrote: honestly if you call yourself a SF player you cant stand for this shit. We made this community into what it is today. But you are NOT one of the organizers/staff of EVO. They are free to run their event(s) any way they see fi…
  • phoenixnl wrote: Speaking of Japanophiles. Chipp Zanuff from guilty gear definitely fits in. Dammit -- I knew I was forgetting a really obvious candidate who fit right in there with Galford and Hizumi. --Chris
  • Sodom's character design was always a very appealing one back in early 1990 when Final Fight arrived in our local arcade. But it wasn't until his SFZERO revision and his comedic obsession with Japanism that I really latched onto him as a fave charac…
  • Here's all of the Japanese Saturn fighting game releases that I'm aware of: Advanced Variable Geo (in normal or limited packages) Astra Super Stars Asuka 120% Limited Battle Monsters Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon SuperS ~Various Emotion~ CAPCO…
  • Turbovec wrote: Thanks for the updates, but I'm kinda surprised about NBC. I honestly thought it would be Mr. Big/Marco on top. I guess Kim's superior pokes, and SCing ability just make him too much. The latest issue of Arcadia had a preview…
  • DragonSama wrote: The only bit of open business is FF WA. I take it then that FFWA replaces FF1 then in the Fatal Fury time line? The only bit of confusion I have left is several (admittedly non major) characters were missing in WA that were in…
  • DragonSama wrote: First off I know we dont play these games for their storyline. And I play them for their game play and competitive nature as well. Bust since there is a story going on in them it might make for interesting discussion/speculatio…
  • Hand Hanzo wrote: 1 - Garou: Mark Of The Wolves It appears as if the graphics were about as advanced as that of Third Strike. That alone says something. Also, the same way that 3s is 10 years after Street Fighter 2, MOTW is 10 years after Fatal…
  • MrWizard wrote: customflix will not be selling the evo dvd. Is it possible that you might be looking to other DVD production companies to take over from Customflix? or has the possibility of a DVD release been abandoned in favor of making the…
  • Taiki wrote: (Of course, if that happens, there's always giving the finger to Evo's organizers and starting another tourney. With hookers. Booze. and blackjack.) BENDERCON! starboy wrote: I don't know why most of you guys are acting all…
  • RenoROB wrote: wow... im sadden by this news RIP - Fighting Game Community RenoROB The voice of another die-hard fighting game enthusiast cries out in the wilderness that is Nevada, RenoROB: I second your opinion. GalzPanic wrote: So…
  • Crayfish wrote: the SNK scene seems to place less emphasis on competition than the Capcom one. But I thought there would be enough to gain for most of the people for one game to make it in? This hypothesis has merit. However, it's also possib…
  • XTG wrote: Dash, we're broke man no way anyone up here in WA is going to get a mobo for Tenka, NGBC, or KOFxi...although if anyone can bring the AW versions of each game that would be killer... Sorry, XTG -- you're talking about running tour…
  • THE ANSWER wrote: What about KOF 2006? I was just talking to XTG about that game the other day. It looks good, and if I get a copy I would defenetly give it a chance and pass it around to my peeps. Y'mean the PS2 release KOF Maximum Impact 2 …
  • @XTG: how many folks do we have going to EVO2006 that can bring Atomiswaves and/or KOFXI, SSTenkaichi, NGBC software? I'm hoping to get into Atomiswave, m'self, prior to EVO, but I'm not sure if I'll be able to score copies of all 3 of these games b…
  • THE ANSWER wrote: Well now that MKDS has been added to the lineup instead of KOF XI or ANY SNK title, it makes me feel like keeping the K-FORCE home and not attending EVO this year. Dude, please DON'T let the inclusion of MKDS or the exclusio…
  • Hydra632 wrote: Is anyone interested in a Fist of the North Star byoc tourney? I'll bring my consolized AW for FotNS and The Rumble Fish 2 if people are interested. I'm DEFINITELY interested. With the recent announcement that Mario Kart DS is…
  • Now that Las Vegas has been confirmed for 2k6, I just wanted to say y'all can count on me bringing a mess o' systems again for the NEO portion of the BYOC area. I've been thinking about getting a consolized MVS, so maybe this'll provide the impetus …
  • Gain wrote: ofcourse, with SF2, UDON went straight into Super Turbo running right past World Warriors and Championship etc etc... Because those games are all the same story -- Super Turbo is simply the "final draft." --Chris
  • ParryAll wrote: Where exactly do these secret files originally come from? If I'm not mistaken, these were available through CAPCOM's Japanese fan club. There were 26 in all: 01 19XX The War Against Destiny 02 Dungeons & Dragons Shadow…
  • Sheng-Long wrote: Good stuff thanks a lot for posting!! There's a pic with Q unmasked !! lol Its one of the cast pics I dunno what it says but for some reason some of they are holding body parts. Because it's a gag illustration -- it's …
  • martinitolove wrote: Sean was KO'ed by Zangief and ...(Who is that guy?), right? http://www.arcadeflyers.net/?page=flyerdb&subpage=flyer&id=3558&image=2 The short version: The article concerns a WWCA title match between Zangief …
  • ParryAll wrote: Poison is most definately a woman. Her 3s voice was done by a female. Also you look at her Alpha 2 portraits...scratch that, any of her portraits, goddamn. PPl just like to say she's a man because they think it's 'shocking' an…
  • hellhound wrote: For thoughs that have not played the game could you describe some of the moves characters like: poison, damnd, ect. Here's a link to a post I made to alt.games.sf2 about 6 years ago, just after I'd imported FFR for m'Saturn. …
  • My apologies for hijacking/bumping this thread, but I wanted to let 2 folks here know: @THE ANSWER @realkim4 Please check your PM boxes for PMs from me. I'm finally getting 'round to putting my EVO2k5 BYOC (NEO-GEO section) pics online, an…
  • oyg, post: 1111129 wrote: Anyone heard of a game called Power Instinct Matrimelee 2 (In japanese, a long ass name.) I don't have any resources for it so I have NO idea of this game. Matrimelee was the latest installment in the Gouketsuji Ichi…
  • BUMPing this thread since I didn't see any mention of March 18th's launch of the Japanese website for this game, officially titled "Street Fighter ZERO Fighter's Generation." I didn't take the time to read thru this thread (I'd read the initial anno…