LOOKING BACK AT COMBO BREAKER 2016

It’s been 2 months since the Midwest’s biggest fighting game convention took over the Mega Center at Pheasant Run Resort. As the Combo Breaker team begins to look forward to a potential 2017 event, we’d like to take a moment to reflect on what went down May 27-29, 2016!

Combo Breaker Notables:

20 Singles Tournaments | 11 Visiting Artists | 8 Indie Games | 7 Auction Tournaments  | 6 Vendors | 5 Special Exhibitions | 5 Stages | 2 Team Tournaments | 2 After Hours Showcases | 1 Pool Party | 1 Arcade Hall | 1 In-Venue Bar | 1 Convention Floor | 0 Hours Closed

 

$43,000+ in Payouts | 82 Judges | 54 Commentators | 39 Staff | 5 Streams | 3 Photographers | 3 Cinematographers | 3 Vans | 2 Semi-Trucks | 2 Wifi Servers | 1 Hotel Rep | 0 Available Resort Rooms

 

11 Countries | 47 States | 4 Canadian Provinces | 1,366 Unique Competitors | 800+ Spectators | 2,000+ Known Attendees | 5 Streams | 1.5 Million+ Stream Viewers | 1 Weekend devoted to the FGC from @gaming_gen & @thehadou

  Have a great memory of Combo Breaker 2016? Let us know on Twitter @combobreakerfgc!

#CB2016 PHOTO GALLERIES

Combo Breaker had excellent photographers on site Memorial Day Weekend! Check out these galleries from our official media team:

ROBERT PAUL

www.rmpaul.com

PUT THAT BACK | CHRIS BAHN

www.ptbphoto.org

THOMAS TISCHIO 

www.tischphotos.com

YOUR #CB2016 TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS!

A tournament is made great by the men & women competing in it. See who rose to the challenge in our singles competitions! 

STREET FIGHTER V

Champion: EG | Justin Wong Runner Up: NVT | Flash

MORTAL KOMBAT XL

Champion: PXP | A Foxy Grampa Runner Up: Orbit | Hayatei

SKULLGIRLS 2ND ENCORE

Champion: cR | SonicFox Runner Up: cR | dekillsage

GUILTY GEAR XRD: REVELATOR

Champion: PAG | LostSoul Runner UpPG | MarlinPie

KILLER INSTINCT SEASON 3

Champion: BH | Thompxson Runner Up: Circa | Nicky NS

TEKKEN 7

Champion: Circa | Anakin Runner Up: Rip

SUPER SMASH BROS WII U

Champion: PG | ESAM Runner UpE2C | Tyroy

SUPER SMASH BROS MELEE

Champion: Duck Runner Up: Kels

ULTIMATE MARVEL VS CAPCOM 3

Champion: UA | Terry Bogard Runner Up: RF7 | RyanLV

ULTRA STREET FIGHTER IV

Champion: Liquid | NuckleDu Runner Up: Wolfkrone

VAMPIRE SAVIOR

Champion: VMP | Ailerus Runner UpMr Igloo

BLAZBLUE CHRONOPHANTASMA

Champion: D-Link | LordKnight Runner Up: XIII Blades

UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH: EXE LATE

Champion: cR | SonicFox Runner UpJDR

PERSONA 4 ARENA ULTIMAX

Champion: SQ Runner Up: D-Link | Lord Knight

THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIII

Champion: KCO | Pedro Runner Up: Mario E

THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2002 UM

Champion: Mario E Runner Up: Flanagan

DEAD OR ALIVE 5: LAST ROUND

Champion: cR | SonicFox Runner Up: Pacneemius

TEKKEN BALL

Champion: GW | Jackie Tran Runner Up: Joshimitsu

BRAWLHALLA

Champion: BX3 | Zeloxory Runner UpBoomie

MYSTERY GAME TOURNAMENT

Champion: Calz Runner Up: Husbando

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR PARTNERS & SPONSORS

  Combo Breaker would not have been possible without the companies and people that stepped up to financially support our convention. We’d like to once again thank them for their commitment to the fighting game community.

THANK YOU!

  Thank you for taking part in Combo Breaker 2016. We hope to see you all again soon.

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