Major Texas tournament Absolute Battle 8 registration is now live; will be held August 25th-27th 2017

By on April 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm
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Plano, TX sits around 25 minutes from Dallas, and serves as home to one of Texas’s largest fighting game tournaments: Absolute Battle. Revealing its 8th iteration, Versus Gameplay has announced that Absolute Battle 8 will run from August 25th-27th, with online registration now available via

Absolute Battle is run by Versus Gameplay, Dallas/Fort Worth’s largest retro arcade and one of its most active esports organizations. Absolute Battle 8 will be held at the Comfort Inn in Plano, with registration costing $45 at present. Expect news on possible hotel booking deals, additional events and exhibitions closer to the tournament. So far, Versus Gameplay has announced events for:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Tekken 7: Fated Retribution
  • Pokk√©n Tournament
  • Super Smash Brothers Melee (Singles and Doubles)
  • Super Smash Brothers Wii U (Singles and Doubles)
  • Injustice 2
  • Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2

Source: Versus Gameplay

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