Northwest Majors IX
Northwest Majors IX
April 7th-9th 2017Des Moines, WA

Join us as we celebrate the ninth installment of the Pacific Northwest's longest running fighting game major at Northwest Majors IX this April 7-9, 2017 at Highline College.


Attendees Schedule

Stream Schedule


  • If you need to provide feedback on pool assignments, please use this form. Only Feedback received this form will be accepted for review. Deadline for submission is Wednesday, April 6 at Noon to get changes in by the first revision.
  • Brackets will be posted the evening of Thursday, April 6, 2017


Online registration for competitors is now closed. For more information on emergency registration, please visit northwestmajors.com/register

Game Lineup

  • Street Fighter V (FEATURED)
  • Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- (FEATURED)
  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction (FEATURED)
  • Skullgirls: 2nd Encore+ (FEATURED)
  • Killer Instinct: Season 3 (FEATURED)
  • Tekken 7 (FEATURED)
  • The King of Fighters XIV
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • Mortal Kombat XL
  • High Roller Mystery Tournament
  • Guilty Gear XX Accent Core +R
  • Vampire Savior on Supergun ($250 Pot Bonus Provided by Vampire Northwest)
  • MELTY BLOOD Actress Again Current Code
  • Street Fighter V 3v3
  • Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- 2v2
  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction 2v2
  • Skullgirls: 2nd Encore+ 2v2
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Doubles


Thank you to Bandai Namco Entertainment for supporting NWM9. TEKKEN 7 is one of our featured titles available for casual play and as an official tournament.

Schedule Summary

Thursday - 6-11pm

  • Official Preparty in Downtown Seattle
  • See below for details

Friday - 5pm venue opens

  • Badge pickup
  • Emergency registration until 10pm
  • SFV, GGXrdR, BBCF, & SG2E teams
  • TEKKEN 7, Smash 4, and open casuals for BYOC (bring your own console)

Saturday - 8am doors open

  • Badge pickup
  • Emergency registration for games up to one hour before pools start
  • All singles pools (including Smash 4 Doubles)
  • All event finals (with the exception of GGXrdR, Skullgirls, BBCF, SFV, KI, and Smash 4)

Sunday - 9am doors open

  • Sunday Finals for GGXrdR, Skullgirls, BBCF, SFV, KI, and Smash 4


  • The official hotel for Northwest Majors IX is the BEST WESTERN PLUS Plaza by the Green. Shuttle access is available to and from Sea-Tac Aiport and Highline College. To access our reduced rate, call 253-854-8767 and mention the promo code HIGHLINE.

Additional Activities

  • The official #NWM9 pre-party returns to GameWorks in Downtown Seattle on Thursday, April 6, 2017. If you were looking to sample Seattle's sights, sounds, or sustenance, this is a great reason to arrive early!
  • April 7th-9th 2017
  • WA
  • Street Fighter V Singles, Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- Singles, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Singles, BlazBlue: Central Fiction Singles
  • 361 Attendees


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                  2400 S 240th St, Des Moines, WA 98198, USA

                  Getting There

                  Northwest Majors IX takes place in the Student Union, Building No. 8 at Highline College. For a map of the campus and directions, please see https://documents.highline.edu/highline/Highline-College-Campus-Maps.pdf

                  BEST WESTERN PLUS Plaza by the Green has an hourly shuttle that stops between the hotel, Highline College, and Sea-Tac Airport. Please make sure you alert the front desk at least one hour before you plan on traveling.

                  Highline College has free parking available on site. The South parking lot accessible by S 240th St is the closest lot to the the Student Union Building. From there, it's a quick walk and it will be one of the first (and largest) buildings you are able to see.


                  Additional Information

                  Tournament Admins

                  NWMDeniz Loz