Level|Up Presents Weds Night Fights / The Runback 2013!

Level|Up Presents Weds Night Fights / The Runback 2013!

SoCal’s premier tournament series is back at Super Arcade in Walnut California for the 2013 season! Weds Night Fights(WNF) and The Runback(TRB), back to back days of fighting game action with today’s most popular titles begins this February 13, 2013. Whether you’re a newcomer or veteran player, we have plenty of competition, bragging rights, and prizes in store for those that want it! Tune into the stream on http://twitch.tv/leveluplive at 9:30PM PST on Weds and Thurs to catch all the beatdowns!

Super Arcade
1211 N Grand Ave
Walnut, CA 91789

Super Arcade Twitter:

Weds Night Fights


Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition 2012

Street Fighter x Tekken 2013

Tekken Tag Tournament 2

Season Schedule:

Season 1: 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27

Season 2: 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15

Season 3: 5/22, 5/29, 6/5, 6/12. 6/19, 6/26

The Runback


Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

The King of Fighters XIII

Persona 4 Arena

Season Schedule:

Season 1: 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28

Season 2: 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16

Season 3: 5/23, 5/30, 6/6, 6/13, 6/20, 6/27

Let’s welcome our good friends that make this possible to kick off the 2013 season:

Mad Catz

Mad Catz, a leading global provider of innovative products for the interactive entertainment industry, returns as an official sponsor of WNF/TRB! Their efforts in supporting the fighting game community is second to none when it comes to the tournament scene and we’re excited to team up in 2013! Mad Catz will award top overall season performers of WNF/TRB with the hottest gaming peripherals but that’s not all. All entrants are eligible for a mystery Mad Catz giveaway on a random WNF/TRB event! (Prizes will vary and you can only win once per season.)

For more information about Mad Catz, visit their site at http://www.madcatz.com/

SRK – shoryuken.com

SRK, your destination for fighting game news, tutorials, player matchmaking, tournament listings, and more, is an official sponsor of WNF/TRB! SRK provides a place where fighting game fans can level up their knowledge on the games they love and community events worldwide. Their ongoing support to community events such as WNF/TRB helps our scene with weekly event updates, stream schedules/archives, and quality tournament results.

Learn that new strategy or find out what’s going on in the fighting game community today at http://shoryuken.com


Brokentier, premier clothing & goods, is an official sponsor of WNF/TRB! Paul ‘Koogy’ Kugler has been rushing down our scene with some of the finest apparel and amazing player support across the globe. If you’re at a fighting game event and see a hype looking shirt, chances are you’re checking out one of Brokentier’s popular lines!

Check out Brokentier’s site for the latest in apparel and Team BT player updates at http://www.brokentier.com/


Twitch, the leading video platform and community for gamers, is an official sponsor of WNF/TRB 2013! Their efforts in supporting the broadcasts and fighting game events helps our scene produce quality entertainment worldwide! You can catch all of our broadcasts on Twitch with interactive features such as chat and subscriber perks which give you access to the infamous emotes!

Check out what’s on Twitch today at http://www.twitch.tv/

<b>Point System Breakdown</b><br>
Players will compete in various tournaments and battle it out through top 8. When the<br>
tournament is over, the top 8 players will receive WNF/TRB ranking points (RP) and entered in our<br>
database. Note: *RPs will reset when a new season begins.<br>
<b>How many points do you get for placing top 8?</b><br>
1st Place = 8 pts. 2nd Place = 7 pts. 3rd Place = 6 pts. 4th Place = 5 pts<br>
5th Place = 4 pts. 5th Place = 4 pts. 7th Place = 3 pts. 7th Place = 3pts<br>
<b>What happens next season?</b><br>
Top 8 players will be seeded starting in Season 2 and same rules apply to Season 3.<br>
Ranking Point totals will also reset back to 0 after every Season is over.<br>
<b>Stream Channel:</b><br><a href=“http://twitch.tv/leveluplive” rel=“nofollow” class=“bbcode_url”>http://twitch.tv/leveluplive</a><br>
Tourney begins at 9:30PM for all games!<br>
This is a Bring Your Own Controller event!<br>
Venue: $5<br>
Buy-In: $5 per game<br>
No spectator fee!<br>
Onsite registration only!<br>
<b>Prize Distribution:</b><br>
1st 60% 2nd 30% 3rd 10%

<a href=“https://twitter.com/search?q=%23WNFAE” class=“twitter-hashtag pretty-link”>WNFAE</a> 2013 1.2 SSFIV AE Results<br><br>1st - OnlineTony<br>2nd - LU | Alex Valle<br>3rd - dchong <br><br> <a href=“http://challonge.com/wnfae2013_1_2_ssfivae” class=“twitter-timeline-link”>http://challonge.com/wnfae2013_1_2_ssfivae</a>

<p><strong>Final Strike Presented by SRK<br> </strong></p><p><a href=“http://www.levelup-series.com/final-strike-presented-by-srk/final_strike/” rel=“attachment wp-att-1292” data-mce-href=“http://www.levelup-series.com/final-strike-presented-by-srk/final_strike/”><img class=“alignnone wp-image-1292” title=“Final_Strike” src=“http://www.levelup-series.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Final_Strike.png” alt="" data-mce-src=“http://www.levelup-series.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Final_Strike.png” height=“351” width=“626”></a><br data-mce-bogus=“1”></p><p> </p><p>Level
Up and Shoryuken.com(SRK), the official sponsor of Weds Night Fights
and The Runback, are bringing a unique tournament series for the
community with a twist! Introducing Final Strike, 3 tournaments designed
for a last chance boost in WNF /TRB points and a $500 pot bonus
provided by SRK! Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition(WNF) and Ultimate
Marvel vs Capcom 3(TRB) players will be playing side by side once again
at Super Arcade in Walnut, California for these amazing benefits! Each
tournament will take place on the Friday before Season 1 , 2, and 3
Finales. Yes, you heard right. The Final Strike tournaments will be on
Fridays! We’re expecting a lot of new talent and out of town players for
this series so if you’ve always wanted to experience WNF or TRB on a
weekend, now’s your chance at Final Strike! Check out all the action on
our TwitchTV channel <a href=“http://twitch.tv/leveluplive” data-mce-href=“http://twitch.tv/leveluplive”>http://twitch.tv/leveluplive</a> starting March 22, 2013 at 9:30PM PST!</p><p><strong>You can follow the latest news on SRK:</strong><br> Main Site:  <a href=“http://shoryuken.com/” data-mce-href=“http://shoryuken.com”>http://shoryuken.com</a><br> Twitter: @shoryukendotcom<br> Facebook: <a href=“https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shoryuken/138911606148151” data-mce-href=“https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shoryuken/138911606148151”>https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shoryuken/138911606148151</a><br data-mce-bogus=“1”></p><p><strong>Location:</strong><br> Super Arcade<br> 1211 N Grand Ave<br> Walnut, CA 91789</p><p><strong>Stream URL:</strong><br> <a href=“http://twitch.tv/leveluplive” data-mce-href=“http://twitch.tv/leveluplive”>http://twitch.tv/leveluplive</a><br data-mce-bogus=“1”></p><p><strong>Dates:</strong><br> March 22, May 10, June 21</p><p><strong>Games</strong>:<br> Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition 2012<br> Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3</p><p><strong>Registration:</strong><br> Tourney begins at 9:30PM for all games!<br> This is a Bring Your Own Controller event!<br> Venue: $5<br> Buy-In: $5 per game<br> No spectator fee!<br> Onsite registration only!</p><p><strong>Points Distribution:</strong><br> 1st 10 2nd 8 3rd 7 4th 6 5th 5 5th 5</p><p><strong>Prize Distribution:</strong><br> 1st 60% 2nd 20% 3rd 10%</p><p><strong>Pot Bonus Distribution: Provided by SRK</strong><br> <em>Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition</em><br>1st $150 2nd $75 3rd $25 <br></p><p><em>Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3</em><br> 1st $150 2nd $75 3rd $25 </p><p><br></p>

so does this event use only xbox still? i dont play on xbox and want to go tonight but dont know if i can play with my controller for ps3.

Congrats to WNF / TRB 2013 Season 1 Overall Winners! Shoutouts to Kapwan, MerlTheGreat, T-Loc, Jyosua, and James Xie for their support!

Mad Catz will be sending out prizes for Season 6 of 2012 and Season 1 of 2013 soon!

Marq Teddy 50
Valle 45
OnlineTony 32
brent2xt 21
Keno 20
DRS filipinoman 18
blockbuster jon 14
Veloc1raptor 11

Valle 44
watts 20
mike ross 18
hungbee 17
vienna hot dog 17
futile 15
andyocr 11
hgg hoolio 11

Just frame james 46
inkognito 44
rip 32
aris 30
kayyal 26
myk 20
runitblack 15
rickstah 14

1atk lxg infrit 31
paradigm 26
1atk lxg helix 19
snaketits 16
richard nguyen 15
zero491 15
BT clockwork 14 (Tied for 7th)
949 wentinel 13 (Tied for 7th)
llnd 13 (Tied for 7th)

AS Reynald 38
Ricky diaz 32
TC The Beast 27
Mr KOF 21
EMP Luis Cha 20
CMD Duc 19
shinkodo 18
Ziwa310 17

BRkr Dave 40
tloc 34
AS Reynald 31
jyosua 27
xie 20
RJ 17
arthur 13
jason d 12

WB Games and Twitch Presents Injustice at Weds Night Fights!

In celebration of the highly anticipated title, WB Games and Twitch are supporting a special tournament at Weds Night Fights. Fighting game fans will have a chance to win over $2,000 by competing in our very first Injustice tournament at Super Arcade in Walnut, California this April 17! Next week is Injustice week and we’re making big preparations for such an amazing title to bring the hype! Come out and join an expected 100+ players at Weds Night Fights or tune into the stream and catch all the action on http://twitch.tv/leveluplive 8:30PM PST!

Super Arcade
1211 N Grand Ave
Walnut, CA 91789

Super Arcade Twitter:

Level Up Twitter:

Registration: (Note: Testers / Strategy Guide Devs are banned)
Tourney begins at 8:30PM!
This is a Bring Your Own Controller event!
Venue: $5
Buy-In: $5
No spectator fee!
Onsite registration only!

PlayStation 3

Standard Prize Distribution: (Buy-In Pay Out)
1st 60% 2nd 30% 3rd 10%

Bonus Pot Prize Distribution: (Provided by WB Games and Twitch)
Top 8 pay out – 1st (60%), 2nd (20%), 3rd (10%), 4th (4%), 5th (2%), 5th (2%), 7th (1%), 7th (1%)

We’re having an Injustice side tournament alongside with Final Strike this week!

$500 Pot Bonus for AE / UMVC3

Start time for all tournaments is just like WNF/TRB - 8:30PM!

See you there!

The Fall 2013 Season!

After a long Summer, we’re finally ready to get the Fall 2013 competitive season underway! Weds Night Fights and The Runback continues with the hottest fighting games competition in SoCal located at Super Arcade. Bragging rights and prizes will be awarded for our highest overall finishers so expect some heavy competition! The Fall 2013 season kicks off Sept. 25 9PM PST only on twitch.tv/leveluplive .

Super Arcade
1211 N Grand Ave
Walnut, CA 91789


Onsite Only
$5 Venue
$5 Buy in per title
Note: This is a Bring Your Own Controller Event!

Prize Distribution:
1st 60% 2nd 30% 3rd 10%

Arcade Shock / Qanba Prize Distribution for top 3 overall placers:
2nd - Headphones (TBD - Either Dre Beats or Sol Republic)
3rd - QanBa Fight Stick Bag/6 Sanwa Denshi Push buttons OBSF30

Special thanks to our supporters for making this all possible for the fighting game community:
Elgato Gaming
Arcade Shock

Weds Night Fights - Fall 2013 Season

Game Lineup:
Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition ver. 2012* (Xbox360)
Injustice* (PS3)
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3)
Dead or Alive 5 (Xbox360)

Season 4:
9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30

Season 5:
11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/22, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18

The Runback - Fall 2013 Season

Game Lineup:
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3* (Xbox360)
The King of Fighters XIII* (PS3)
Guilty Gear Accent Core +R (PS3)
More to be announced…

Season 4:
9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31

Season 5:
11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19, 12/26

Collusion Rule:
“Collusion of any kind with your competitors is considered cheating. If the Tournament Director determines that any competitor is colluding to manipulate the results or intentionally underperforming, the collaborating players may be immediately disqualified. This determination is to be made at the sole discretion of the Tournament Director. Anyone disqualified in this manner forfeits all rights to any titles or prizes they might have otherwise earned for that tournament.”

Congrats to our Season 4 overall WNF/TRB champions!


  1. Snake Eyez
  2. Veloc1raptor
  3. FH Onlinetony


  1. Emperor Theo
  2. Tyrant
  3. MF Slayer


  1. 1atk lxg Infrit
  2. VHS Cloud805
  3. Paradigm


  1. AS Reynald
  2. TC Yoshi
  3. Team Days Ricky Dias

Come by Super Arcade this week to claim your prizes!

Arcade Shock / QANBA prizing for Season 5!

SF4AE, UMvC3, Injustice, KOF XIII Prizes (Top 4):

  1. QanBa Q2 LED/Glow Stick (PS3 or Xbox 360) their choice OR Martin Logan Headphones Mikros 70 ($150.00 Value)
  2. Sol Republic Headphones
  3. Metal Slug Anthology for PS2 or PSP and Ultimate Ghouls AND Ghosts for PSP
  4. Metal Slug Anthony PS2 or Ultimate Ghouls and Ghosts for PSP

Blaz Blue CP (Top3):

  1. 6 Character Button Set of Limited Edition Sanwa BB CP, 1 BB CP Custom Balltop and 1 BBCP Dust Cover
  2. 3 Character Button Set of Limited Edition Sanwa BB CP, Dust Cover
  3. Blaz Blue CP Limited Edition TGS 2013 Custom Bag