UPDATE – The stream is now live. Feel free to follow along through Challonge.
Super Street Fighter II Turbo
1. Damdai (O.Ryu)
2. DJ Frijoles (T. Hawk)
3. GpL (Ryu, Balrog, O.Sagat)
4. Kyouya (M. Bison)
5. DNGR S PAPERCUT (T. Hawk)
5. SlipHol79 (E. Honda, Vega)
7. Soyun (E. Honda)
7. Nephtall (O.Hawk)
Damdai qualifies for the King of Summer grand finals.
DJ Frijoles (T. Hawk) vs. Damdai (O.Ryu) – (0-3)
DJ Frijoles (T. Hawk) vs. GpL (O.Sagat) – (3-1)
DJ Frijoles (T. Hawk) vs. Damdai (O.Ryu) – (2-3)
Top 8 Winners Bracket
GpL (Balrog) vs. DJ Frijoles (T. Hawk) – (0-2)
Damdai (O.Ryu) vs. Kyouya (M. Bison) – (2-1)
Top 8 Losers Bracket
Nephtall (O.Hawk) vs. SlipHole79 (Vega, E. Honda) – (1-2)
DNGR S PAPERCUT (T. Hawk) vs. Soyun (E. Honda) – (2-0)
SlipHole79 (E. Honda, Vega) vs. Kyouya (M. Bison, Blanka) – (1-2)
GpL (Ryu, Balrog) vs. DNGR S PAPERCUT (T. Hawk) – (2-1)
GpL (Balrog) vs. Kyouya (M. Bison) – (2-1)
Arturo Sanchez and Kuroppi are back for the second week of King of GGPO 2012’s King of Summer tournament series, coming at you tonight with even more great Super Turbo tournament footage. The winner of tonight’s tournament will go on to compete in the King of Summer finale against last week’s champion jarek04 and next week’s first place finisher in an intense three-way round-robin first to ten. If you’d like to participate, check out the rules below to make sure you qualify. You will have a chance to register right up until fifteen minutes before the tournament begins at 10 PM Pacific, 1 AM Eastern.
If spectating is more your thing, the tournament will be broadcast live by Sanchez himself, so to tune in later tonight for your fix of old-school fighting game goodness. The stream will be live in this article, but you can also visit Twitch TV to join the chat.
Replays and results from last week can be found in our coverage hub.
FORMAT / RULES:
There are three 64-man bracket qualifying tournaments (three chances to qualify).
- ROUND 1 – September 7, 2012 @ 10PM PST
- ROUND 2 – September 14, 2012 @ 10PM PST
- ROUND 3 – September 21, 2012 @ 10PM PST
The winner of each tournament QUALIFIES for the FINALS on September 21th, immediately following the conclusion of ROUND 3.
The winner of each tournament may not enter the following qualifying tournaments.
TO HELP KEEP PINGS AS LOW AS POSSIBLE, WE’RE RESTRICTING PLAYERS FROM THE UNITED STATES< CANADA, AND MEXICO ONLY. (SORRY!)
PING LIMIT OF 160ms IN IN EFFECT. IF YOUR PING IS OVER 160ms WHEN CHECKED BY A TOURNAMENT ORGANIZER, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE.
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR PORTS ARE FORWARDED CORRECTLY BEFOREHAND. IF THERE ARE ISSUES WITH YOUR CONNECTION, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE.
Registration will close 15 mintues before the tournament start time. PLEASE SHOW UP 15 minutes before the tournament start time.
All matches in the qualifying tournaments are 2 OUT OF 3 games and DOUBLE ELIMINATION. 64 man cap.
WINNERS FINALS, LOSER FINALS, and GRAND FINALS are 3 OUT OF 5 GAMES.
NO CHARACTER LOCK. Loser may switch characters. Winner must stay with the same character.
Akuma is banned. Zangief’s “magic grab” glitch is banned.
Anyone who is caught using macros or turbos, will be DISQUALIFIED and BANNED.
Any excessive unsportsmanlike behavior will result in a BAN. Keep it civilized, gentlemen!
If two players cannot connect, a coinflip will determine the winner.
THREE MAN, RACE TO TEN format between the three finalists.
The first two players will be chosen at random and they will play one game. WINNER STAYS. The third player plays the winner one game. Repeat. First player to TEN is the CHAMPION!
Matches will be streamed by Sabin @ http://www.twitch.tv/nycfurby for the world to see, SO BRING YOUR “A” GAME!
The winner will become KING OF SUMMER and will qualify for the KING OF GGPO 2012 CHAMPIONSHIPS to be held at the end of the year.