BAM 9

The big events keep coming as the 2016 Capcom Pro Tour rolls on, with a big Premier Event this weekend! BAM 9, held in Melbourne, Australia from May 12th through 14th, is another opportunity for players to earn big points on the CPT leaderboards in the hopes of making it to Capcom Cup at the end of the year!

From the Organizers:

Battle Arena Melbourne (BAM), Australia’s largest fighting game major, and one of the biggest live esports in ANZ, returns for its 9th annual event on May 12-14. Now taking on two bays in the Melbourne Convention Centre to offer both a community experience and a major esports festival – this year is BIG BAM!

With Australia and the world’s best players playing in the first ever Capcom Pro Tour Premiere Event in the country.

The Australian Fighting Game Community (FGC) has flourished over BAM’s history. Organised by community events group CouchWarriors, now in its 10th year, BAM9 will be bigger than ever, both for casual fans and competitors hungry to prove themselves in interstate rivalries or against international competitors.

Follow the event at www.couchwarriors.org
Facebook www.facebook.com/CouchWarriors
Twitter www.twitter.com/CouchWarriors

Follow the event hashtag #BAM9

Commentary team will include Mike Ross , Jiyuna, and many local voices from the Australian community.

Official Website:  http://couchwarriors.org/wp/capcombampremier/

Prominent Players Expected to Attend (Names in No Particular Order, Alphabetical by Nationality):

Player Nationality
BurnoutFighter Australia
DS|Falco Australia
DS|ZG Australia
DS|Somniac Australia
Qanba Douyu|Xiao Hai China
PandaTV|Dark Jiewa China
Saunic Hong Kong
HumanBomb Hong Kong
GRPT|Fuudo Japan
ECHO FOX|Tokido Japan
CO|Dogura Japan
CO|Go1 Japan
ECHO FOX|Momochi Japan
HORI|Sako Japan
RB|Bonchan Japan
GGP|Kazunoko Japan
Hx CYG BST|Daigo Umehara Japan
YOUDEAL|Yukadon Japan
RZR|Infiltration Korea
Poongko Korea
Verloren Korea
RZR|Xian Singapore
ZOWIE|Oil King Taiwan
ZOWIE|GamerBee Taiwan
Cola321 Taiwan
EG|K-Brad United States
Flash United States
RISE|Marn Vietnam

Live Bracket and Full Player List can be found at: http://www.smash.gg/bam9

Live Stream Schedule:

Pacific Eastern UK Local Australia
Pools (Saturday) Starts 5PM (FRI) Starts 8PM (FRI) Starts 1AM Starts 10AM
Semi-Finals (Saturday) Starts 1AM Starts 3AM Starts 9AM Starts 6PM
Top 8 (Sunday) Starts 10PM (SAT) Starts 1AM Starts 6AM Starts 3PM

Live Stream

Watch live video from CapcomFighters on www.twitch.tv