With the rise of MMORPGs and mobile team games, it’s easy to look past the fighting games that have once ruled the gaming universe. Well, for those missing the good ‘ol hack and smash, one-on-one fighting, we’ve got some good news for you! Gariath Concepts and Playbook Esports are bringing back the fun in fighting games with Brawlfest Versus Arena 2018, which will be happening on August 17-19, 2018 at the Cyberzone area (4th floor) of The Annex, SM City North Edsa in Quezon City.
Brawlfest made its debut in 2015 at the Esports and Gaming Summit (ESGS), and offered gamers three full days of intense virtual battles and competition. This year, Brawlfest takes it up another notch and will feature 7 of the best fighting titles today. The first day, dubbed Brawl-All-You-Can, is open to all enthusiasts during which they can try out the newest and hottest titles. The last two days, however, will be a winner-take-all battle among gaming competitors in a series of tournaments featuring the games below:
- BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle (Arc System Works)
- Dragon Ball FighterZ (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
- Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 (Arc System Works)
- Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite (Capcom)
- Street Fighter V Arcade Edition (Capcom)
- Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (Nintendo)
- Globe PPGL Season 2 Tekken 7* (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
*Online registration, open to local players only
To add more excitement, the Globe Philippine Pro Gaming League Season 2 (Tekken 7) will also be holding its Last Chance Qualifiers and Grand Finals during Brawlfest as well!
Registration is free for everyone (just click on a game’s title above) and huge cash prizes await the winners!
Dragon Ball FighterZ, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition and Super Smash Bros.
Champion: PHP 12,000
1st Runner Up: PHP 5,000
2nd Runner Up: PHP 3,000
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 and Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite
Champion: PHP 6,000
1st Runner Up: PHP 3,000
2nd Runner Up: PHP 1,000
Globe PPGL Season 2 Tekken 7
1st Place – PHP 45,000
2nd Place – PHP 20,000
3rd Place – PHP 12,000
4th Place – PHP 9,000
5th-6th Place – PHP 4,500
7th-8th Place – PHP 2,500
So what are you waiting for? Bust out those multiple combo moves and killer finishes you’ve been keeping all this time and join Brawlfest Versus Arena 2018! For more information, visit the official Brawlfest Facebook page.
Brawlfest Versus Arena is co-organized by Gariath Concepts and Playbook, Co-Presented by Globe and SM Cyberzone with SM City North EDSA as the Venue Partner. The event is sponsored by HyperX, Monster Energy Drink, Republic of Gamers and PlayStation 4.