RVA Tournaments Presents Civil War V in Richmond, Virginia This Weekend, April 19-21

By on April 18, 2013 at 8:23 am

This weekend, RVA Tournaments will be hosting 2013’s event in the Civil War tournament series, Civil War V, in Richmond, Virginia. The tournament is scheduled to begin Friday, April 19 at 6 PM EDT, running until Sunday, April 21 at 11:45 PM. If you like your tournaments with a bit of Southern flavor, whether if you can attend or watch, don’t miss this one!

Comfort Inn Conference Center Midtown Hotel
3200 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220

If you haven’t seen the epic trailer for Civil War V, check it out below!

Tournament Line-up
  • BlazBlue Continuum Shift Extend (360)
  • Dead or Alive 5 (PS3)
  • Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus (360)
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us* (PS3) – Interactables and Transitions enabled
  • The King of Fighters XIII* (360)
  • Mortal Kombat* (PS3)
  • Persona 4 Arena* (360)
  • Skullgirls (PS3)
  • Street Fighter X Tekken Ver.2013* (360)
  • Super Street Fighter II Turbo* (ARC) – i
  • Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition Ver.2012* (360)
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2* (PS3)
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3* (360)

*Civil War sword trophy games (plus one by raffle)

Several exhibitions are planned for Friday night, including the Injustice: Gods Among Us Exhibition, Darkstalkers Resurrection Vampire Savior Exhibition, and the North vs. South UMvC3 10v10 Team Exhibition.

In addition, the venue will have arcade cabinets setups available for a number of titles, including Capcom vs. SNK 2, Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike, Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Street Fighter Alpha 2 and 3, Garou Mark of the Wolves, King of Fighters 98, Tekken Tag Tournament and more.


Attending players include VxG.EMP|Dieminion, VxG.EMP|Santhrax, MH|RayRay, MH|Flux, TS|Fooblat, TS|NerdJosh, TS|Sabin, AGE|NYChrisG,, FNEX|KBrad, IGT|Unkn0wn, FR|Roachking, VxG.EMP|Jon Slayton, RyRy, Fighting GM, MK_REO, Tom Brady, Damdai, Ganelon, LordKnight and Psyken.

Stream & Schedule

Team Spooky and FunkyP will be providing streams for this year’s event, with commentary from UltraDavid and Skisonic.

Below is a tentative schedule for Civil War V, in Eastern Daylight Time (UTC -4).

Friday April 19 – Exhibitions, Casuals, & Team Tournaments

6PM – Doors Open
6PM-10PM – Registration, Badge Pickup

7PM – 3v3 AE
7PM – Pair Play MK
8PM – 3v3 ST
9PM – Pair Play SFXTK
9PM – Pair Play TTT2

On Team Spooky Stream:
I:GAU Exhibition
Darkstalkers Resurrection VS Exhibition
North vs. South UMvC3 Team Exhibition

Saturday April 20 – Singles Pools

10AM – Doors Open
10AM-12PM – Continuation/Finish up of Team Events
10AM-12PM – Badge Pickup & Emergency Registration (Badge Pickup will be available until 7pm)
12PM – SG, DOA5, KOFXIII, ST Character Lock Tourney
5PM – SFXTK, TTT2 Cont.
6PM- P4A, ST Ratio Tourney
8PM – P4U Cont.
9PM – UMvC3 Cont., I:GAU Cont.

GGXX, BBEX, DOA5, SG will all be finished Saturday.

Sunday April 21 – Semi-finals/Finals

10AM – P4U Top 4 or 6 (Main Stream), KOFXIII Top 4 or 6 (Stream 2)
11AM – MK Top 4 (Stream 2), ST Double Elim Tourney
11AM -TTT2 Top 6 or 8 (Main Stream)
12PM – SSFIV AE Semi-finals (Stream 2)
2PM – UMvC3 Semi-finals (Stream 2)
2PM – I:GUA Top 8 (Main Stream)
4PM – SFXTK Top 6 or 8 (Main Stream), ST Finals (Stream 2)
6PM – SSFIV AE Top 8 (Main Stream)
8PM-11PM – UMvC3 Top 8 (Main Stream)

Source: RVA Tournaments