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The Next Console Combat Monthly is close!

11/11/2012 11:30 am - PlayingToW1N comments
The next Monthly is close!
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Gamestop Halo 4 Release Tournament

11/11/2012 10:57 am - PlayingToW1N comments
Recently, we had the pleasure of working with a local Game Stop in North Olmsted, Ohio.   We worked together to bring you a midnight release tournament.  We want to thank everyone who came out to participate.  We will be working with this Game Stop in the future for all competitive title releases. 

For Halo 4, there were ~100 pre-orders at this location.  Kate, who is the manager of this location, has been working very hard to identify her store as the Midnight Release/Tournament location for all upcoming competitive titles.  We look forward to working with this store in the future. 

Below, you can find the Halo 4 Grand Finals captured by Rob Khonsu and i208.net (our official media consultant)

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Youmacon Battle Opera - CoCo Status Updates

11/3/2012 5:00 pm - FreeSuper comments
Fresh from the news feed of CoCo Chief Schatt Multz' smartyphone...
Stardate 20120311, Currently at Youmacon. Surrounded by Narutards under heavy Jutsu.

- SFx50Yen still in winners. Needs to win one more for top 8 in TTT2

- Jansauer currently holding 9th place in Soul Calibur V
- CoCo| DMG| MCZ Blacktastic in the commentary booth with UltraDavid all day! Faces his first loss at the hands of Filipino Champ! Finishes the day in Top 16 for UMvC3.

- CoCo| OMGitzAndre SF4AE record ends at 2 wins and 2 losses. In UMvC3 he qualifies in Top8 for the finals on Sunday. Qualifying in the Losers Bracket.

- CoCo| Play1ng2W1n (also known as Schatt Multz) advances to Sunday's Top 8 in SF4AE. Qualifies in Losers for his pool. Contenders in P2W's pool include: Filipino Champ, CORN| Antwan Ortiz, DMG| IPeru, TFA| Checkmate, Baka and EG| Justin Wong

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September Monthly - Results

9/16/2012 12:13 pm - PlayingToW1N1 comments
Console Combat Monthly #5 September 2012 Edition Results ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Persona 4 1st: Super Science 2nd: Sketch 3rd:Miller 4th: ace boogie 5th: Sonic Spear 5th: Ocean 7th: El Quatro Loco 7th: CoCo|OMG itz andre Follow the link for the other games. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Soul Calibur V 1st: Sluch 2nd: Jansauer/KMoon 3rd: Ragnarok 4th: Honkey #1 5th: Funky Strong 5th: Godspu 7th: Bebe Thor 7th: Jay Shadow ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- SSF4 ae 1st: C.O.R.N. | antwan ortiz 2nd: CoCo|playing to win 3rd: 4% 4th: Climax 5th: CoCo|Brennan Karaba 5th: Guiseppe 7th: Trike 7th: Erik Karaba  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- UMVC 3...

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Welcome to SBO...the REAL SBO

8/6/2012 10:10 am - FreeSuper comments
For those who haven't heard, Japan's premier arcade fightman tournament, Super Battle Opera, was being held outdoors this year. This little change is enough to make Asia's greatest fightman players want to be there! But along with a warm sun there were extra undocumented bonuses to go along with that wonderful August heat and humidity that makes this such a grand annual event! Click the link below to find out what extras and gifts this prestigious event includes that calls the world's greatest fighters to one stage! Are you ready to write these bonuses down to include in YOUR future tournaments? GET READY! We start with generous unplayable amounts of screen glare!

Is it glare or is it just cool? Natural bloom effects are all the rage today! Constant network errors (because Japan has such superior internet) between cabinets midmatch! Last, but not least. Cicadas infesting these sweet arcade cabin...

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Completed Brackets CoCo Monthlies July edition

7/29/2012 4:06 pm - PlayingToW1N comments
Console Combat Monthly  Tournament Series July 2012 Edition - Player Brackets   Virtua Fighter 5 AE Teams Soul Calibur 5 Mortal Kombat Super Street Fighter 4 AE Singles The King of Fighters XIII Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Tekken 6 Featured Exhibition Match: CoCo OMG its Andre defeats TFA/RZR Frankie G 10-8


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Konsole Kombat!

7/27/2012 8:20 pm - PlayingToW1N comments
Konsole Kombat! Console Combat regulary houses some of the fiercest Mortal Kombat in the country.  This weekend will be no different.  Coming fresh off their top 8 finishes at Evolution 2012, CoCo M2Dave and CoCo Forever King, will be in attendance.  Evo champ, KN/EMP Perfect Legend, also regualry attends our Monthly events.  Although PL is unconfirmed for this Sunday... who knows when he may pop in?

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Godlike Entertainment!

7/27/2012 7:50 pm - PlayingToW1N comments
          As always, our friends over at Godlike Entertainment are showing their support for our community.  Harmon and Chris will be donating two venue fees for their upcoming event, Season's Beatings: Ascension, into Sunday's Console Combat.  In addition there will be sticks, microsoft points, gift cards provided by Fox and Hound, and more! 

Both Harmon and Chris regularly attend Console Combat's Monthly.   These are two of the biggest names among ALL tournament organizers. Console Combat is confirmed to provide all of the equipment for their upcoming major. 

Stay tuned for a huge annoucment coming from Console Combat/Godlike Entertainment.

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Season's Beatings: Ascension!

7/23/2012 8:36 am - PlayingToW1N comments
One of the largest tournaments of the year has been formally announced and it is in our backyard!  As the event gets closer, we will be offering free venue fees and game entries during our monthly raffles.  Next week we will be raffling off two free venue fees. 

The full details can be found at Shoryuken.com here.

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Twiddling my Thumbs 2. Evo Thoughts

7/9/2012 12:17 pm - FreeSuper comments
Small thoughts regarding this weekend's Evolution 2012 event.

This year gave us a very dominant performance by Infiltration and by the rest of "Team Korea" in general for all the other games. I am sure we will see way more Koreans next year for KOF and SFIV (and perhaps Tekken Tag 2). I know that SFxT will be dumped due to it not being popular (or a good game) unless a major balance patch is released or they do something drastic like allow gem combinations.

SFIV finals almost seemed to go by too fast, like the players just wanted to get it overwith since it started so late on Sunday. They really need to try to get some tighter scheduling. SFIV top8 being only 2 out of 3 sets for such high level players almost felt like a disservice. The TTT2 and Injustice demos probably added an hour to the schedule.  Let us forget how much time and notable matches the Sony Smash Bros. demo ate up.

UMvC3 was fantas...

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