X-News Week #67 (January 28st-February 3rd, 2019)


  • Recorded meetup in NYC with TechMonkey, SuperrV, MegamanX, and EtotheNG. Video
  • Monday Night Fightcade @ Arkadeum run their #113 weekly event with x64 and RealDecoy in the finals. Bracket | Video


  • Starcup qualifier from Game Newton Ooyama in Tokyo (Kanto). Final: Yuuvega Dictator vs Kusa ChunLi. Annotations in video description.
  • FT10 from the Kemonomichi series at Game Spot Versus in Tokyo (Kanto) between Piroshi Honda and Gian Dhalsim.
  • FT5 at the Sun Seibu arcade in Hamamatsu (Chubu) between Isimorn Claw and Kenshiro Boxer.
  • FT5 at Game Spot Versus in Tokyo (Kanto) between Makiri Ken and Isimorn Claw.
  • Game Spot Versus special weekend tournament in Tokyo (Kanto). East vs West format. Hide ChunLi and Miya Ken as team captains. Annotations in video description. [source: GSV twitch channel – live stream every Saturday night (Japan time)]
  • Game Daytona Shiki weekly tournament in Tokyo (Kanto). With their usual “winner stays on” format. There are always 2 laps. This week’s final is between Alabama Boxer and Kawasim Dhalsim. Annotations in video description. [source: Daytona twitch channel – live stream on Friday nights (Japan time)]
  • Playland F1R tournament (Tohoku). From the remote arcade in the very far north of Japan. No annotations. [source: Playland twitch channel]


  • Hokuto Claw from Mexico has been announced as invited player for the FactorX tournament at HFS in France. More info
  • Tournament at Konbo, Edinburgh, Sun 24th Feb in honor of the 25th anniversary of the game. Unfortunately, no recordings or streaming are planned. More info
  • Last Extra Life Cafe tournament in Paris is now uploaded to youtube with a final between Zagi ChunLi and Max Cammy.


  • Weekly sessions from the arcade in Singapore. Annotations in video description. January 31 edition


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