Pot bonuses abound and Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite debuts at Socal Regionals 2017

By on August 26, 2017 at 9:00 am

Alex Valle and the crew behind Level Up Productions are getting set to rock Southern California with another great event; the trailer for SCR 2017 was released earlier this week. Over the years this event has played host to a number of great moments, including Tokido striking the Raging Demon pose after defeating ClakeyD in 2010, Filipino Champ’s amazing victory over Daigo Umehara, as well as K-Brad’s thrilling match against Haitani in Street Fighter V last year. Featuring a huge lineup of games, a myriad of pot bonuses across several titles, and acting as the tournament debut of the soon-to-be-released Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, it’s already shaping up to be an event for the ages. The game lineup is as follows:

  • Street Fighter V Capcom Pro Tour Premier Event ($15,000 pot bonus provided by Capcom)
  • Tekken 7 Tekken World Tour Master Event ($10,000 pot bonus provided by Bandai Namco Entertainment)
  • Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite tournament debut
  • Injustice 2 $10,000 pot bonus provided by WB Games and NetherRealm Studios
  • Guilty Gear Xrd REV2 $1,000 pot bonus provided by Aksys Games
  • The King of Fighters XIV
  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction $1,000 pot bonus provided by Aksys Games
  • Pokkén Tournament DX $1,000 pot bonus provided by Evo
  • Killer Instinct
  • Under Night In-Birth EXE: Late[st] $500 pot bonus provided by Aksys Games
  • Super Street Fighter II Turbo $500 pot bonus provided by Jimmy Nguyen and Alex Valle

Fighters, get ready to prove yourselves when SCR 2017 takes place on September 22-24 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can view the full trailer below –but if you use headphones, be warned, the James Chen hype is real.

Source: The Nostalgic Gamer

Oklahoma-based freelance journalist who enjoys fighting games of all sorts. When he's not grinding out setups, he enjoys watching anime and wrestling.