Battle Arena Melbourne 9
CouchWarriors presents: Battle Arena Melbourne 9
Australia's largest fighting game major Battle Arena Melbourne returns for the 9th time on May 12-14 - this year is BIG BAM!
BIG BAM will be held at a world class venue in the heart of Melbourne CBD - the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), right next to Crown.
With a venue three times the size of last year and running 3 days Friday to Sunday, BAM9 will be a gaming conglomeration featuring FGC tournament hype, casuals and exhibitions, merchant and vendor booths, cosplay competition, potential hands on access to upcoming games, and more.
Date: Friday, May 12th – Sunday, May 14th
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, (Bay# TBA) 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006
Entry Fees: $10 per tournament (or as listed) Venue entry: $50 pre-reg - $60 late/ on the day registration Spectator: $20 Weekend
Main Games: Super Smash Brothers 4 Wii U Super Smash Brothers Melee Street Fighter V Tekken 7 Guilty Gear Xrd Mortal Kombat X Dead or Alive 5 Last Round King of Fighters XIV
Side Games: Ultra Street Fighter IV Super Smash Brothers Brawl Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Super Smash Brothers 64 Rivals of Aether Blazblue Central Fiction Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown Super Street Fighter II Turbo Street Fighter V 3v3 Teams (Friday night 32 teams cap) Street Fighter Alpha 2
Schedule: TBA Pools: TBA
Pre-registration is $50 venue entry, pre-registration will close TBC, no later than a week before event, and on the day entry will be $60.
Registration for Smash WiiU and Melee is pre-registration only. All other on-the-day registration for games must be done one hour (TBC) before the game’s first pool starts.
If you wish to join the event as a spectator, you are more than welcome! It’s only $20 to take in the event.
- Double bay at MCEC, 300% more floor space for setups, special events and vendors
- Free to play casual setups
- A huge range of player guests in Smash Bros and more
- Tshirts and Merch
- BAM9 Afterparty
1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006, Australia