Road to EVO 2013 International – Kuwait Battle Royale: Spring Edition Results

By on May 17, 2013 at 3:06 pm

Last November, Fikra held the first Kuwait Battle Royale, the largest fighting game tournament in the Middle East ever at that time. While KBR will continue to run in the fall of each year, Fikra will be running a “spring edition” of the tournament this week as part of the Road to EVO 2013 International.

Kuwait Battle Royale: Spring Edition is scheduled for this Friday, May 17 at the Kuwait International Fair in Mishref, Kuwait. As the sole Road to EVO International event in the Middle East this year, KBR:SE will be the best chance for players in the region to earn seeding for Evolution 2013 in July.

Tournament Line-up

The event will have competitions for the following games, with the top 3 players in each title claiming EVO seeding:

  • Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • 1st Place – 200 KWD (~700 USD) + EVO seed
  • 2nd Place – 100 KWD (~350 USD) + EVO seed
  • 3rd Place – 50 KWD (~175 USD) + EVO Seed

Desperation Move’s Xian of Singapore, who made a sudden trip out to Kuwait earlier this week will be participating.

TTT2 Challonge Bracket
UMvC3 Challonge Bracket
SSFIV AE Challonge Bracket


As with last year’s tournament, Kuwait Battle Royale: Spring Edition will be broadcast live to the world on Fikra’s Twitch channel. The tournament is scheduled to begin at 4 PM AST (UTC +3), 9 AM EDT, 6 AM PDT.

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Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition Ver.2012

1. DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen)
2. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy)
3. Mesh3l (Fei Long)
4. ComboManiac (Abel, Balrog)
5. LGG|Sai (Rufus)
5. BeeDam (Blanka)
7. Kill Them All (Guy)
7. Dr. Smex

Grand Finals

DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 3-1 RESET
┬áDM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 3-0

Losers Finals

DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. Mesh3l (Fei Long) – 3-0

Winners Finals

Mesh3l (Fei Long) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 0-3

Losers Semi-finals

ComboManiac (Abel, Balrog) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) – 0-2

Top 8 Winners

DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 1-2
Mesh3l vs. ComboManiac – off-stream

Top 8 Losers

LGG|Sai vs. Dr. Smex – off-stream
Kill Them All (Guy) vs. BeeDam (Blanka) – 1-2
DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. LGG|Sai (Rufus) – 2-0
ComboManiac (Abel) vs. BeeDam (Blanka) – 2-0

Winners Round Match Log

FKR|Dr. Mysterious (Ryu, Dan) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) – 0-2
LGG|Sai (Rufus) vs. Gomaro (Zangief, Fei Long) – 2-0
LGG|Sai (Rufus) vs. WT|Moe.R (Ryu) – 2-0
DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) vs. Red Devil (Ryu) – 2-1
Tyrant (Seth, Sagat) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 0-2
Scorpion Q8 (Ryu) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 0-2
Adel (M.Bison) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Gen) – 0-2
LGG|Sai (Rufus) vs. Mesh3l (Fei Long) – 1-2
Kill Them All (Guy) vs. WT|Aziz XIV (Cammy) – 0-2

Losers Bracket Match Log

Kill Them All (Guy) vs. WT|Moe.R (Ryu) – 2-0
Adel (M.Bison) vs. BeeDam (Blanka) – 1-2


Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3

1. DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom)
2. Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker)
3. Mesh3l (Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix)
4. Qamberco (M.O.D.O.K./Doctor Strange/Doctor Doom)
5. G-Voice (Wolverine/Sentinel/Phoenix, Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix)
5. FKR|Dr. Mysterious (Zero/Dante/Vergil)
7. LGG|Sai (Magneto/Dormammu/Akuma)
7. Dead Fish (Zero/Doctor Doom/Vergil)

Grand Finals

Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom) – 2-4

Losers Finals

Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker) vs. Mesh3l (Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix) – 4-3

Winners Finals

Mesh3l (Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Morrigan/Magneto/Doctor Doom) – 2-4

Losers Semi-finals

Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker) vs. Qamberco (M.O.D.O.K./Doctor Strange/Doctor Doom) – 3-1

Top 8 Winners

DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom) vs. FKR|Dr. Mysterious (Zero/Dante/Vergil) – 3-0
Mesh3l vs. G-Voice – off-stream

Top 8 Losers

Qamberco (M.O.D.O.K./Doctor Strange/Doctor Doom) vs. LGG|Sai (Magneto/Dormammu/Akuma) – 3-1
Jin vs. Dead Fish – off-stream

G-Voice (Wolverine/Sentinel/Phoenix, Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix) vs. Qamberco (M.O.D.O.K./Doctor Strange/Doctor Doom) – 2-3
Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker) vs. FKR|Dr. Mysterious (Zero/Dante/Vergil) – 3-1

Winners Bracket Match Log

Broken Wing (Wolverine/Doctor Doom/Vergil, Zero/Doctor Doom/Vegil) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom) – 2-3
Mortal Combax (Wesker/Akuma/Vergil) vs. FKR|Dr. Mysterious (Zero/Dante/Vergil) – 0-3
Dead Fish (Zero/Doctor Doom/Vergil) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom) – 1-3
Mesh3l (Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix) vs. Qamberco (M.O.D.O.K./Doctor Strange/Doctor Doom) – 3-2
G-Voice (Wolverine/Sentinel/Phoenix, Magneto/Doctor Doom/Phoenix) vs. WT|Anwar (Hulk/Sentinel/Taskmaster) – 3-1
LGG|Sai (Magneto/Dormammu/Akuma) vs. DM.MCZ|Xian (Magneto/Morrigan/Doctor Doom) – 0-3

Losers Bracket Match Log

Broken Wing (Wolverine/Doctor Doom/Vergil, Zero/Doctor Doom/Vergil) vs. LGG|Sai (Magneto/Dormammu/Akuma) – 1-3
Jin (Nemesis T-Type/Chris/Wesker) vs. Dr. Smex (Magneto/Hawkeye/Doctor Doom) – 3-1


Tekken Tag Tournament 2

Tekken Tag Tournament 2

1. Mentor_Q8 (Ogre/Marduk)
2. Ballam (Bob/Jun)
3. Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda)
4. Bomsa (Feng/Forest Law)

Grand Finals

Ballam (Bob/Jun) vs. Mentor_Q8 (Ogre/Marduk) – 0-3

 Losers Finals

Ballam (Bob/Jun) vs. Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) – 3-2

Winners Finals

Mentor_Q8 (Ogre/Marduk) vs. Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) – 3-1

Loser Semi-finals

Bomsa (Feng/Forest Law) vs. Ballam (Bob/Jun) – 1-2

Early Round Match Log

Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) vs. FKR|Dr Mysterious (Eddy/Christie) – 2-0
Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) vs. Zakaria Al Zaher (King/Marduk) – 2-0
TKR (Sebastian/Lili) vs. Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) – 0-2
Phoenix900 (Nina/Zafina) vs. Devil Jin (Kuma/Panda) – 0-2
Red Devil (Paul/Kazuya) vs. Al Mutairy (Baek/Kazuya, Baek/Bryan) – 2-0

Sources: FikraKW, Fikra, The Grapevine Kuwait