Hypespotting 6 is coming up in the UK; over £10,000 at stake and a line up of new and classic games

By on April 8, 2017 at 10:00 am
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If you’re in the United Kingdom or neighboring countries, this is the event to not miss out on. Mark your calendars for April 15th as that’s when one of the biggest, two-day European events, Hypespotting 6, is set to create hype worldwide.

What’s at stake? Combined, the prize pool exceeds £10,000. Here’s the Hypespotting 6 games lineup:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Tekken 7
  • Super Smash Bros for Wii U
  • The King of Fighters XIV
  • Killer Instinct
  • Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR-
  • Mortal Kombat X

Side games, with community-requested events, include:

There will be two streams:

This the event schedule (times in GMT +1)

Friday the 15th:

20:00-22:00 – Registration

Saturday:

8:00 AM- 2:00 PM – Registration
9:00 AM – Smash 4, Killer Instinct, King of Fighters XIV and Tekken 7 registration closes
9:30 AM – Tekken 7 Pools
10:00 AM – King of Fighters XIV registration closes
10:00 AM – Smash 4 and Killer Instinct Pools.
11:00 AM – Street Fighter V registration closes
12:00 PM – Street Fighter V Pools
2:00 PM – Guilty Gear Revelator and Mortal Kombat X registration closes
2:00 PM – Killer Instinct Finals (Top 8)
3:00 PM – Guilty Gear Revelator and Mortal Kombat X Pools
4:00 PM – Guilty Gear Revelator Pools
6:30 PM – Tekken 7 (Top 16->Top 8)
8:00 PM – Pub Quiz

Sunday:

10:00 AM – Street Fighter V Top 32, Smash 4 Finals (Top 8)
12:00 PM – Guilty Gear Revelator Finals (Top 8)
1:00 PM – King of Fighters XIV Finals (Top 8)
2:00 PM – Mortal Kombat X Finals (Top 8)
4:00 PM – Street Fighter V Finals (Top 8)
6:00 PM – Tekken 7 Finals (Top 8)

Capcom will attend the event. Stay tuned to the Hypespotting 6 website for more information as the event draws closer, and make sure to tune in to the streams to catch the action across many fighting games.

Source: Hypespotting 6; press release

Luke "Woocash" Siuty is a Chicago-based writer who specializes in ArcSys titles. A Guilty Gear veteran, he plays Baiken and commits atrocities by playing Sin when he's not busy pondering the ArcSys Cycle. He's always down to talk on Twitter, so send him tips. He's good at OS-ing in real life, not so much in video games, though.