CouchWarriors League News

Fighting Game Tournaments return to TGX with CouchWarriors League

Fri, 29 Dec 2023 07:50:50

Fighting Games make for an incredible live event spectacle, and anyone can join!  Once again we’re teaming up with THE GAME EXPO to host tournaments for your favourite fighting games! Whether playing to learn, for fun or for glory and prizes,  all are welcome to enjoy the FGC (Fighting game community) at TGX. The Game Expo will be at Melbourne Convention Centre on March 23-24, 2024 REGISTE...

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Events Calendar – December 2023

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 12:42:22

It’s that very special time of year again, one we’ve all been looking forward to for months. A chance to celebrate with friends and loved ones, to look back on the year’s efforts, and then to top it all off with a huge day of fighting game tournaments. That’s right, CouchWarriors Crossup returns in a new one-day format to close out 2023! This event will also be the CouchWar...

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Events Calendar: November 2023

Tue, 14 Nov 2023 16:46:56

November gives us the opportunity to recharge between a convention-and-major-packed October and the holiday chaos of December. CWL Online events may have concluded for the year, but our regular state ranbats give fighters around Australia the chance to pick up a few more points before the end of the CouchWarriors League Winter Season. Despite venue issues delaying this schedule release there are s...

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Events Calendar: October 2023

Mon, 02 Oct 2023 10:24:17

By far the biggest month on the back half of our 2023 calendar, October brings us two massive spectacles across its first two weekends. First up, CouchWarriors will once again be representing the FGC at PAX Australia, running tournaments and friendlies out of the console gaming area all weekend! While PAX AUS isn’t a CWL ranking event, our other marquee event will absolutely make an impact o...

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Events Calendar: September 2023

Mon, 04 Sep 2023 22:03:37

With next month’s Big Cheese 4 looming as a major shakeup of the CouchWarriors League ladder, September’s ranking events will be an important warmup and scouting opportunity for top players across our featured games. The Tekken scene in particular will have a great chance to measure the form of interstate rivals in this month’s CWL Online bracket. We’re also excited to look...

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CouchWarriors League: Winter 2023 Season Details

Thu, 03 Aug 2023 23:26:58

Our first CouchWarriors League circuit for 2023 concluded in epic fashion at Battle Arena Melbourne 13, crowning national champions for your favourite fighting games in front of a raucous crowd. But with the book now closed on that chapter of history, CWL competition is already building up a fresh head of steam! It’s time for the Winter 2023 season, and now with the leaderboards wiped clean ...

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BAM13 Results Roundup

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 23:02:18

Another big year of Battle Arena Melbourne is in the books, and that means it’s time to celebrate our new Major champions! #BAM13 packed 1018 Unique attendees into full halls at Moonee Valley Racecourse, with over 40 different fighting games on display across 7 different tournament stages! Our wonderful TOs worked hard to fit the maximum variety of tournaments into a three day event – ...

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BAM13 Schedule

Mon, 22 May 2023 02:42:11

UPDATE: Check the BAM13 Tournament Rules for your game HERE! FLOORPLAN STREAM SCHEDULE Channels twitch.tv / tekken (TWT) twitch.tv / arcsysworksu (GGStrive Top 8) twitch.tv / couchwarriors twitch.tv / couchwarriorssmash twitch.tv / Couchwarriors2 twitch.tv / fishelfgc twitch.tv / Pichy_and_Pals twitch.tv / auraisbad twitch.tv / GTR1H twitch.tv / amph_pm twitch.tv / thatjerryboy twitch.tv / Skul...

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Full List of BAM13 Games Now Revealed

Wed, 03 May 2023 20:48:42

It’s barely more than a month until the latest and greatest incarnation of Battle Arena Melbourne – #BAM13. BAM is Australia’s biggest FGC event of the year, so naturally it also needs to show off the biggest range of different fighting games. After all, if you’re gonna find enough people anywhere to fill a bracket for your favourite niche fighter, it’s going to be at...

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Events Calendar: May 2023

Wed, 03 May 2023 17:00:54

DreamHack Melbourne has come and gone – and with it, the last ever Street Fighter V LAN for CouchWarriors League. Coming up in just a few weeks is Battle Arena Melbourne, where the new age of Street Fighter 6 will kick off in style! Of course, #BAM13 is bigger than any one game, even if SF6 is getting a lot of hype. You can check out the hashtag on social media (or the BAM13 tag on couchwarr...

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