STR Presents: X-Mania USA AND Tournament of Legends II @ EVO 2014


#34

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/02/so-cal-regionals-2014-results

AfroLegends defeats Damdai to win So Cal Regionals 2014! Both players qualify for TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II at EVO 2014!

Special thanks to Alex Valle, Level Up, Fighting Gamers @ UCI, Armando/IEBattlegrounds and everyone involved with SCR. Big thanks to Sergjiev/Arkadeum for streaming all the pools for everyone to enjoy. eltrouble/MillerTime/MuffinMan/Ryan for helping run brackets. Zaspacer, Bernie, ultracombo and everyone else who hopped on commentary throughout the day. And for everyone for coming out to participate!

  1. AfroLegends (Dee Jay / Boxer)
  2. Damdai (O. Ryu / Ryu / O. Sagat)
  3. DGV (Ryu)
  4. DNGR S PAPERCUT
  5. OG Ken (O. Ken)
  6. ultracombo (O. Sagat)
  7. MuffinMan (Dee Jay)
  8. AIAB Fromo (Blanka)

#35

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/10/mao-will-defend-his-tol-title-at-evo-2014

The defending TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS Champion, MAO has confirmed his attendance for EVO 2014 X-MANIA USA and ToL II!


#36

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/11/toryuken-joins-as-a-tournament-of-legends-ii-qualifier

ST Revival welcomes Toryuken as a TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifier to be held at May 18th at 2PM. Special thanks to Unessential and Russell Ordona for helping us organize this qualifier. Also a special thanks to A&C Games and RedPillGaming for helping sponsor the winner to get to EVO 2014!

When/where:

  • May 18th @ 2PM

Holiday Inn Yorkdale
3450 Dufferin St.
Toronto, ON
M6A 2V1

Hardware:

  • Supergun

Format:

  • Double elimination.
  • 3/5
  • Akuma is banned.

Entry fee:

  • $10 Visit the Toryuken Facebook Event page for more information. Online registration will be coming soon. Participants who are not playing in any official tournaments can purchase a spectator pass to play in the qualifier.
  • Payout TBA.

#37

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/11/nor-cal-regionals-joins-as-a-tournament-of-legends-ii-qualifier

ST Revival welcomes Nor Cal Regionals as a TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifier. Please note, this qualifier will be replacing the Myungcenter Qualifier as the Nor Cal Qualifier. Special thanks to John Choi for helping us organize this qualifier. Also additional thanks to Myung, Papasi, Ultracombo, Thrust and GeoRam for their help

When/where:

  • April 19th @ 2PM PST

Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza
300 J St
Sacramento, CA 95814

Hardware:

  • XBox 360 HDR Classic Mode (4:3 resolution / ST Classic Sprites)
  • Asus Monitors

Format:

  • Double elimination.
  • 3/5, 4/7 Grand Finals
  • Akuma is banned.

Entry fee:


#38

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/14/final-round-tol-ii-qualifier-results

Damdai defeats JoshC to win the Final Round ST Tournament. Because Damdai has already qualified, JoshC qualifies for TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II at EVO 2014!

Special thanks to ShinBlanka for helping us organize the tournament, damdai for being in charge of the tournament and Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez for streaming the tournament for all to see.

Name: Final Round ToL II Qualifier
Date: March 14, 2014
Location: Atlanta, GA
Entries: 19
Video: http://www.twitch.tv/nycfurby/b/511149136
Brackets: http://tonamento.com/tournament/bracket/97544201-d1ef-4a03-97df-b55f351cfd37?type=f

1st Damdai O. Ryu / O. Hawk
2nd JoshC Boxer / Claw
3rd Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez Dhalsim
4th NATO
5th AfroCole Dhalsim / O. Sagat
5th Jay Free Ryu
7th Rekkaken Ryu
7th GA ST Juan-sama


#39

Stunfest Joins as a ToL II Qualifier!

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/18/stunfest-joins-as-a-tournament-of-legends-ii-qualifier

ST Revival welcomes Stunfest as a TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifier to be held at May 2-4. Special thanks to Waldo and the rest of the Stunfest staff for helping us organize this qualifier. Stunfest is one of the largest annual tournaments in France and becomes the second European qualifier to join TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II!

More Infomation:

Stunfest Facebook Event Page

When/where:

  • May 2-4, 2014

LE LIBERTÉ – 1,
ESPLANADE CHARLES DE GAULLE
35000 RENNES
Hardware:

  • Arcade Cabinet H2H

Format:

  • Double elimination.
  • 3/5
  • Akuma is banned.

Entry fee:


#40

Soooooooooo… If i don’t qualify, I’m not a legend … or Naw??


#41

You can attend the last minute quals tournament at Evo this year. If you make it through your pools, you’re in the ToL2 tourney.


#42

http://www.strevival.com/2014/03/22/nuki-confirms-participation-for-x-mania-usa-and-tol-ii

Fighting game legend, Nuki has confirmed his participation for X-MANIA USA and TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS at EVO 2014! Nuki has competed at EVO numerous times and has placed 2nd in Super Turbo on four different occasions: 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2008. He recently won X-MANIA XIII in 2012 along with Sasori and Sashishi.


#43

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/03/japanese-grandmaster-kurahashi-is-japanese-invite-3

Japanese Grandmaster, Kurahashi has confirmed his participation for X-MANIA USA and TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II at EVO 2014! Kurahashi is a true legend of Super Turbo, winning Tougeki twice in 2003 and 2007. He’s also won all three X-Mania Europe titles and most recently, placed 2nd with YuuVega and Opemai last year at X-MANIA XIV.

A bit of a rarity in Japan, Kurahashi is a master of many character, most notably Guile, Boxer, and Ryu and has decided that he wanted Ryu to represent him on the ToL II poster.


#44

Awesome! A true ST grandmaster!


#45

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/05/justin-wong-wins-the-texas-showdown-tol-ii-qualifier

A bit of a surprise as Justin Wong defeats a strong field at Texas Showdown to qualify for TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II at EVO 2014!

Special thanks to JaviSRK and Chris Chou for helping us organize the tournament. Thanks to Jumpsuit Jesse and Harvey Chang for running the brackets and to Hadouken69 for updates.

Entries: 27
Brackets: http://txshowdown.challonge.com/ST

  1. EG|Justin Wong (O. Sagat/Chun-Li)
  2. Shotosallday (O. Ryu/Dee Jay/Ken/Zangief/Dictator)
  3. Jumpsuit Jesse (Fei Long)
  4. LU|Alex Valle (Ryu)
  5. Est1991 (Ken/Ryu)
  6. NHC|Hadouken69 (Ryu/Dee Jay/Claw)
  7. Issac (Chun-Li)
  8. Mailman (Chun-Li)

#46

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/07/saltmines-tol2-qualifier-june-7th

STR will be teaming up with the San Diego Fighting Game Club and the Oceanside Fight Club to host a TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifier on June 7th starting at 7PM PST. The tournament will be streamed by Arkadeum.

More Infomation:

Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/arkadeum

When/where:

– June 7th, 2014 @ 7PM PST

Saltmines
7969 Engineer Rd. #114
San Diego, CA, 92111

Hardware:

  • UD-CPS2 Supergun (Compatible with most popular sticks and pads.)

Format:

– Double elimination.
– 3/5 games.
– Akuma is banned.

Entry fee:

  • $10 entry fee
    – Payout: 1st – 80 / 2nd – 20% / 3rd – Entry Fee (20% will go to STR to help tournament expenses for EVO)

#47

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/06/super-arcade-tol-ii-qualifier-may-10th

Super Arcade will be hosting two TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifiers on May 10th starting at 3PM PST. The second qualifier is scheduled to begin at 7PM PST. Information on the stream will be coming soon. Thanks to Watts, Armando, MuffinMan and eltrouble for organizing this event.

More Infomation:

Stream: TBA

When/where:

– May 10th, 2014
– Qualifier #1 starts at 3PM PST

  • Qualifier #2 starts at 7PM PST

Super Arcade
1211 N. Grand Ave.
Walnut, CA 91789

Hardware:

  • UD-CPS2 Supergun (Compatible with most popular sticks and pads.)

Format:

– Double elimination.
– 2/3 games.

  • Winner’s Finals, Loser’s Finals and Grand Finals are 3/5 games.
    – Akuma is banned.

Entry fee:

  • $10 entry fee and $5 venue fee for each qualifier.
    – Payout: 1st 80% / 2nd 20% / 3rd Entry Fee (20% will go to STR to help tournament expenses for EVO)

#48

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/13/civil-war-tol-ii-qualifier-results

Damdai wins the ST tournament at Civil War defeating Ganelon in the grand finals. Since Damdai has already qualified for TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II the qualifier spot goes to Ganelon.

Special thanks to Robin “Renegade” Palm for helping us organize the tournament. Big thank you to Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez for once again streaming the tournament for all to see.

Name: Civil War TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II Qualifier
Date: April 13, 2014
Location: Richmond, VA
Entries: 24
Brackets: http://tonamento.com/tournament/bracket/c0a4dba7-264f-4110-ba89-789fba9a33c2

1st Damdai (O Ryu / Ryu / T.Hawk)
2nd Ganelon (Claw)
3rd TS|Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez (Dhalsim)
4th Krost (O Ken)
5th Dsinnie (Chun-Li)
5th RVA|Renegade (Boxer)
7th Psychochronic (Chun-Li)
7th Steven Sorenson


#49

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/19/alex-valle-wins-norcal-regionals-tol-ii-qualifier

Alex Valle wins the Nor Cal Regionals TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II qualifier, defeating Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez in the Grand Finals.

Special thanks to John Choi, ultracombo and Papasi for helping us organize the tournament. Big thank you to Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez for once again streaming the tournament for all to see.

Name: Nor Cal Regionals TOURNAMENT OF LEGENDS II Qualifier
Date: April 19, 2014
Location: Sacramento, CA
Entries: 24
Video: Coming Soon
Brackets: http://www.challonge.com/ncrtol2

1st LU|Alex Valle (Ryu)
2nd TS|Arturo “Sabin” Sanchez (Dhalsim)
3rd ultracombo (O. Sagat / Guile)
4th Vestax (Boxer / E. Honda)
5th Darkness (Boxer / Ryu)
5th NerdJosh (Boxer)
7th Thrust
7th Yoon


#50

X-Mania USA news items from this past week:

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/19/daigo-tokido-and-nuki-to-team-at-x-mania-usa

An article posted earlier today on Eventhubs quotes Nuki from his blog stating that he will team up with Daigo Umehara and Tokido at X-MANIA USA at EVO 2014!

Link to the Eventhubs article here.


#51

http://www.strevival.com/2014/04/20/afrolegends-damdai-ganelon-will-team-up-at-x-mania-usa

Long time West Coast-East Coast rivals, AfroLegends and Damdai will team up at X-MANIA USA. They will be teaming up with another top East Coast player, Ganelon. Arguably three of the strongest ST players in the US today, they are putting some of their rivalry aside for the flag of the USA and will be gunning for the X-MANIA USA title!


#52

Two more Japanese players for X-MANIA USA/ToL II who will be announced soon! (hopefully next week?) If we can hit that donation drive number or maybe even more! Every little bit is important, more than ever!

Eight more days left to donate!

http://www.strevival.com/donate


#53

I’ll donate