In 2013, competitors from all over the world battled for over $16,000 in cash and prizes distributed to top 16 finalists. Amazing battles between players from Japan, Europe, Australia, Korea, US and many more were showcased on stream to viewers worldwide. As the competition settled, it was Razer Fuudo who triumphed over all and claimed his title as Sega Cup’s 2013 Champion!
SEGA and Level|Up are back in action with the annual event for fighting game fans worldwide! SEGA Cup Virtua Fighter Tournament returns to Super Arcade in Walnut, California this April 26, 2014. We’re looking for the best of the best to compete in Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown on the PlayStation 3. Top 16 finalists will win cash prizes so expect quality matches, entertainment, and hype with players from all over the world. More details will be available soon on http://sega.com/segacup .
Here to gather support for our petition for SEGA PC ports, we just started it this morning and as of this writing have surpassed 1000 signatures. SEGA recognized our previous twitter push and suggested we move forward with a petition, we are now doing so.
Happy New Year to all VFDC members! What do you remember most about 2013, the year Virtua Fighter celebrated its 20th anniversary? Did you go to any of the SEGA Cups, or other notable events? Did you forge any new rivalries? Have you grown stronger as a player? What are you looking forward to most in 2014?
The official VFDC thread for SCR2014! SoCal Regionals, Southern Caifornia's premier fighting game tournament, is back at the University of California Irvine on Feb 28 - Mar 2 2014! Mark your calendars because it's countdown time for 3 full days of fighting game action!
A quick search of your own posting history reveals how naughty, or nice, you've been this season. Whatever the case may be, and however you choose to celebrate, on behalf of the staff here I'd like to extend to you all a Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, etc, etc. In the spirit of giving, may you continue to hand out fresh cans of virtual whoop ass, and be prepared to receive your own!
Take advantage of this One-Day Special and pick up Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, discounted at 75% on Xbox Live Arcade. That equates to roughly $4, depending on your local currency and would make an ideal gift for any Fighting Game enthusiast yet to jump on board!