Shadowloo Showdown Continues To Attract The Best Players In The World

Shadowloo Showdown Continues To Attract The Best Players In The World
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The local competitive fighting scene in Australia is a burgeoning beast, and we tend to punch above our weight as a result. Part of that is thanks to events like Shadowloo Showdown. The announcement trailer for Shadowloo Showdown 2012 has just been released and it’s, for want of a far less played out word, epic.

Shadowloo Showdown tends to attract some of the best players across all different fighting games (various different Street Fighters, Blazblue, etc) and this year is no exception. Check out the awesome trailer above for more details.

Sounds incredible! Head to the official site for more details.


  • Shadowloo has always been pretty good at these hype videos, even if it does somewhat feel like the opening credits of something.

    Wouldn’t hurt if they tried to shorten things a little. I think the recent Iron Squid SC2 tournament has the right idea.

    Also get hype son etc.

  • Shadowloo Showdown is going to be awesome. It’s the next big major, then it will be Battle Arena Melbourne in October.

    There’s something big coming up before that though… CouchWarriors have a Fighters Festival event monthly and the first one this year has a major Soul Calibur 5 qualifier to play in front of the videogamesunplugged orchestra. It’s a great event to play and learn at for every fighter community.
    (And its at a licensed venue with meals!)

    I’ll leave this here…

    Lots of good stuff like that and the regular Shadowloo Night Live events to keep your practice up. JOIN US 🙂

  • Thanks for that Mark, you’re the best, don’t let anyone tell you different.

    Hope all of you can make it down, it’s not everyday we have this sort of lineup in Australia and this is not even the final lineup either.

    And you don’t need to be a hardcore player to join, there will be tournaments, casual play, raffles, exhibitions, exhibitors selling sticks, PC gear and more. Spectators are also welcome!

    If anyone has any questions, I am @EXC355UM on twitter. 😀

  • yeah, SS always has awesome vids. and yes it looks like it’s the start of something, but i think that’s the point. great line up, look forward to it.

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