General Fighting Game Tournament Rules

General Rules

All games will be played on the default settings, unless otherwise specified, below.
All macros available via the in-game controller configuration menu are allowed.
Hardware programmable input entry, rapid-fire, or other hardware assisted mechinsims are strictly forbidden.
   

Accidently pausing the game at any time during the fight may force you to forfeit the round (solely at a judge’s discretion).
   

Any player using “Random Select” to pick their character, must “Random Select” again if they win the match, provided that there is no way to pick a certain character in the random box.

You must provide your own controller for games played on the Xbox360.
All converters are the responsibility of the player.
All wireless controllers are banned.

 

Street Fighter IV: 2012 Edition

Game version: US Xbox360
Game Settings: Versus Mode, 99 Seconds, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games, No Handicap
If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Winner may change ultra, but has to pick ultra first after loser picks character.

 

 

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

Game version: US Xbox 360
Game Settings: 99 Seconds, 3/5 Games, Default Handicap, Default Damage
You may not use any glitch that prevents the game from being played. This includes game freezing, game resetting, player freezing, etc.

Deadbody infinites are allowed to gain a positional advantage, but not to delay the game.
Winner must keep same starting character, but can switch the order of assists.
You may not use the same character twice on one team.

 


King of Fighters 13

Game version: US Xbox 360
Game Settings: Versus Mode,  2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games
If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Street Fighter x Tekken

Game version: US Xbox 360
Game Settings: Team play, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games
If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Gems will not be used in tournament play.
Kuro, Toro, Cole, MegaMan, PacMan are banned in tournament play.
No player will be allowed to play on mutiple teams. Any player caught doing this will result in both teams being disqualified.

You may not use any glitch that prevents the game from being played. This includes game freezing, game resetting, player freezing, etc. If your teammate is absent when it’s your turn to play, you will be allowed to play, but if the other character enters the game at anytime, you forfeit the round.

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