X-News Week #86 (June 10th-16th, 2019)


  • Art Sanchez has posted the remaining footage of combo breaker that was streamed on his channel. In this case, pool A. Timestamps in the video description. [Video]
  • Another meet up organized in NYC with several players doing FT5 sets. This time with the new lag-less HDMI converter. [Part 1 | Part 2]


  • FT5 at Space Shuttle arcade in Nagoya (Chubu). MAO Claw vs The Arch Villain Dictator (visiting from Texas). [Video]
  • FT5 at Space Shuttle arcade in Nagoya (Chubu). Hide ChunLi (visiting from Tokyo) vs Fujimon Boxer (one of his alt chars). [Video]
  • Game Spot Versus weekly team tournament in Tokyo (Kanto). East vs West format. Hide ChunLi and Gucchi Ryu as team captains. Timestamps in the video description. [Video | source: GSV youtube channel]
  • Game Spot Versus special weekend tournament in Tokyo (Kanto). 2vs2 format. Kawamata Ryu vs. PECO Ryu in the final decisive match. Timestamps in the video description. [Video | 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 Kawasim DeeJay and Haku Cammy. Timestamps in the video description. [Video | source: Daytona twitch channel – live stream on Friday nights (Japan time)]
  • Weekly online tournament #10 hosted by Gian, called Gian Recital, played on 30th anniversary. With some players like TMF, Kenta-kobe and others participating. [Video]
  • Online FT10 hosted by Hazi on HDR classic mode between Okafei Feilong and Prime Dictator. [Video]


  • Reflect tournament took place last weekend in London with a final between DonYann Ken (from France) and Twif Claw. [Bracket | Videos not available yet]
  • VSFighting 2019 in Birmingham (UK) will have an ST tournament on July 20th. [Info and registration]
  • Extra Life Cafe in Paris will host the last monthly session of their ranking battle this Sunday 23rd. [More info]


  • Super Turbo Normal of the Week with Dhalsim’s standing round house as part of the Roundhouse Month. [Article | Previous publications]
  • A new compilation video from LiangHuBBB. Some high damage sequences, setups and combos in ST. [Video]
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