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CWL September Report – SFV & Melee

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:25:27

The first fortnight of September has kicked off the endgame for CouchWarriors League 2020, with the national FGC organiser announcing that the remaining events on its tournament calendar would award double the normal ranking points to top 8 finishers!  This change goes some way to addressing the unexpectedly low number of points available this season after COVID forced a switch to monthly online...

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CWL August Report – Tekken 7

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 08:30:33

Out of the four major games covered as part of the CouchWarriors League, Tekken 7 continues to be the most unpredictable and hotly contested. Months of national competition in these online events has failed to show a single dominant champion. Instead, a host of talented and dedicated players are constantly one-upping each other as they struggle to reel in the points totals amassed by ranbat winner...

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CouchWarriors League Online Results – July

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 06:41:49

Another awesome month of online competition brings new developments to the CWL leaderboards! The weekly CouchWarriors League Online events each focus on one of the major games supported by the League, with the placegetters receiving League points as part of our ongoing tournament season. Our monthly winners also received Steam vouchers from CouchWarriors. A handy reference for our online tournamen...

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CouchWarriors League 2020 – Half-Season Recap!

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 05:58:41

Well, 6 months down and 6 to go. 2020 may have turned out to be an inauspicious year to launch our new CouchWarriors League, but just like any FGC great, we’ve adapted. Online events have kept the CWL leaderboards ticking over during the pandemic months, and we’ve even seen new players gain big opportunities from this unusual focus on netplay. Certainly for those who live outside of th...

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CouchWarriors League Online Results – June

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:45:49

Well despite the best efforts of 2020 we’ve made it all the way through June, and thu to the halfway mark of the inaugural CouchWarriors League season! Look out for a formal midseason recap to be published soon – in the meantime, here’s last month’s results! The weekly CouchWarriors League Online events each focus on one of the major games supported by the League, with the ...

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CouchWarriors League Online Results – May

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 01:47:50

Another month of weekly online tournaments is in the books, and while we’re all pining for a regular ranbat sometime soon, this way of continuing the CouchWarriors League has proven to be a success. Plenty of great matches and stories emerged from the online brackets in May, so let’s run down exactly what happened for those who missed it. The weekly CouchWarriors League Online events e...

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CouchWarriors League Online Results – April Recap

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 21:13:35

Welcome back, CouchWarriors family! It’s been a few months since we were forced into isolation by the COVID-19 pandemic. As tough as it has been to not get out to regular ranbats and weeklies, we have seen some great community efforts to stay connected and run online tournaments for any game which supports them. Chief among these online events has been the CouchWarriors League, which we laun...

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COVID-19 Update and Online Tournament Schedule

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 00:46:17

It has been a tough month or two for any community that relies on live events – our FGC included. Those following our social media accounts will know that the realities of the coronavirus pandemic have forced CouchWarriors to make a number of changes to our 2020 plans, including postponing tournaments or moving them online. To ensure an easy reference for our community over the next few mont...

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QLD March 2020 Ranbat Results

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 01:31:02

Note: CouchWarriors apologises for the delay in event reports this month. The results are being reported here for posterity. This month’s CouchWarriors QLD Ranbat was delayed a few weeks to account for Phantom, taking place on Saturday the 14th of March at George St Brisbane. Here’s a summary of the results in every game and how the top matches played out. A complete listing of match res...

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Phantom 2020 Major Results

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 01:36:21

Note: CouchWarriors apologises for the delay in event reports this month. The results are being reported here for posterity. After a massively successful debut last year, the return of Phantom was arguably one of the most anticipated tournaments for 2020. This year the Smash-focused major was again held at the UNSW Roundhouse in Sydney, with tournament brackets running on March 7th and 8th. Phan...

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