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
Super Smash Brothers 4 Wii U
Super Smash Brothers Melee
Street Fighter V
Guilty Gear Xrd
Mortal Kombat X
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round
King of Fighters XIV
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
Pre-registration is $50 for venue entry and will close on April 30th- 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 before the game’s first pool starts. Except for SFV and GG – their on-the-day sign-ups will close on Friday night because their first pools start on Saturday 10AM.
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, 5 stages
– $15K Prize pot bonus for SFV courtesy of Capcom and Twitch
– A huge range of international guests for Smash Bros such as Nakat, with Daigo, Infiltration, Xian and Momochi confirmed for SFV, Saint for Tekken 7.
– Official live stream via Capcom Fighters with guest Commentators including Mike Ross from ESPN and CrossCounterTV
– Tshirts and Merch
– Friday Night SFV 3v3 Teams back by popular request!
– Artist Alley with artists such as Chamba and Bosslogic