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Title: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: solidshark on September 20, 2013, 10:26:37 AM
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What - An online Steam matchmaking casual tournament event for KoF XIII Online. It will be FT10 (4 points), FT7 (3 points), or FT5 (2 points) matchings (optional FT3 [1 point] are optional in case the connection isn't stable enough from the beginning). All players will agree at the beginning of the match on # of matches. In case connections become totally unplayable, matches will be reduced to when both players agree to stop (example: a FT10 can turn into a FT5 or FT3 if it becomes unplayable). All players wins will be tallied, ranked and posted at the end. It is recommended you try to play as many different people as possible, but you are allowed to rematch with previous opponents.

When - Sept. 28th (Saturday) starting for North America at 1:00 PM PST, 2:00 PM MT, 3:00 PM CST, or 4:00 PM EST.  Based on current connections on Steam, we're keeping it USA/Canada/Mexico for stability for now. Please arrive early to be counted and for pre-game preparations. The tourney will last 4 hours.

Why - The KOF community now has the Steam Edition on PC, and has an improved netcode that can allow for much better online experiences, and now is a good time to test it, and grow the community in the process with a new playerbase.

Who - DreamCancel members. Anyone who would like to participate, we would ask that you sign up here and create a Chatango (or current chat format) account so you can be accounted for in the tournament.

Where - Games will be played on PC/Steam (obviously) but players are encouraged to meet up in the Main KOF 13 Online Chat Lobby (http://dreamcancel.chatango.com/). It is recommended doing as LITTLE on your internet connection as humanly possible in order to have a more solid, stable, online experience. Remember to do WIRED in as well: wireless NOT recommneded!

How - Fill out the following form:

Steam Handle:
Location:
Speedtest.net/Pingtest.net results (Connect to a server FARTHEST away from your own connection!)
Most played team:
Matchups you want more experience against(optional):

Steam: solidshark51
Location: Japan


Most played team: Kim, Ryo, Andy, Terry, Hwa, Kensou, Billy, Chin, Takuma
Matchups I want more experience with: everyone


To add to the Matchmaking, here are more DC online resources to be aware of.

Good Games Shoutout Thread (http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=1704.0) in case you don't want to leave feedback here.

The Ultimate Opponent Lookup (http://dreamcancel.com/wiki/index.php?title=Category:Games_Netplay) in the Netplay Wiki to see who's in your part of the country/world.

And a compilation of KOF XIII SE steam players (http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=3006.msg66147#msg66147) organized by JennyCage and Oleander3s from Steam.

Don't forget to SAVE MATCH REPLAYS if you have some good ones to share!

And if you have feeback to leave for the match quality, please list it here under "Netcode Feedback: "



The top 3 placings of this upcoming tournament will receive a physical PRIZE, so fight it out like you expect to win something, because you just might.



Feel free to ask questions if you have any.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: desmond_kof on September 20, 2013, 03:43:58 PM
Myself and Solidshark will be running this event together, so report your scores to us.

I'll enter to play but I won't be able to play very much because my PC loads the game slowly.

Steam Handle: desmond_delaghetto http://steamcommunity.com/id/desmonddelaghetto/ (http://steamcommunity.com/id/desmonddelaghetto/)
Location: Minnesota
Speedtest.net/Pingtest.net results: (Ill post results later)
Characters: XIII Kyo, Benimaru, Shen, Kim, King, Yuri, Ryo, Mature, EX Iori
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: Themarin on September 21, 2013, 05:50:29 PM
Steam Handle: DS.TheMarin
Location:Mexico
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2982364286 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2982364286)
Most played team:Billy, Clark, Iori
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: JimmyWolf7 on September 21, 2013, 06:08:34 PM
Steam Handle: JimmyWolf7
Location: Mexico City
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2982397071 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2982397071)
Most played team: Mr. Karate / Takuma, HWA / Shen and Kim
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: WagonWheels on September 21, 2013, 06:47:58 PM
Steam Handle: barondavisftw966

Location: Urbana, Illinois
Connection to LA servers:
(http://www.pingtest.net/result/86738002.png) (http://www.pingtest.net)
(http://www.speedtest.net/result/2982471622.png) (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2982471622)

Most played teams:  ;a ndy/Yuri |  ;l eona |  ;m ature
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: mvskokee on September 21, 2013, 09:19:30 PM
Steam handle: smallpoxblanket
Location: Tulsa,Oklahoma
Connection: LA server
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3166401248 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3166401248)
(http://www.pingtest.net/result/90511915.png) (http://www.pingtest.net)

Most team played:Ex Iori,Mr.Karate,Hwa Jai
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: solidshark on September 22, 2013, 04:28:46 AM
Most played teams:  ;a ndy/Yuri |  ;l eona |  ;m ature

Nice.

And for those who aren't already listed, check yourself out in the Netplay (http://dreamcancel.com/wiki/index.php/Netplay) section.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: irfaanator on September 22, 2013, 08:49:40 AM
steam handle: irfaanator
location: dayton, oh
connection: LA server (farthest that I thought was necessary)
(http://www.speedtest.net/result/2983529662.png)
my dl is 25, but tmc is lame sometimes
most played team: mai, takuma, leona
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: tainoaldo174 on September 22, 2013, 09:58:43 PM
Please keep in mind I did this speedtest during my wireless connection. My connection is better when its wired and thats how I'll be playing during the tournament.

(http://www.speedtest.net/result/2984759758.png) (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2984759758)

Steam Handle:CREBELZ174
Location:NY, NY
Most played team: Kensou, Ex Iori, Kensou
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: L.Valjean on September 23, 2013, 03:54:25 AM
Steam: L.Valjean
Location:Leon, Mexico.
Speedtest.net/Pingtest.net results

As Desmond Said, Farthest from me, I picked Edmonton, CA.
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2985163080 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2985163080)
(http://www.pingtest.net/result/86805705.png) (http://www.pingtest.net)

Most played team: Mr. Karate, Yuri, Chin
Matchups you want more experience against(optional): Everyone
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: L.Valjean on September 23, 2013, 04:01:00 AM
I still donīt understand very well what do I do if I win the match? How and where do I report?
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: desmond_kof on September 23, 2013, 05:43:38 AM
^
I still donīt understand very well what do I do if I win the match? How and where do I report?

When you win you report your wins in the chat for myself and/or Solidshark to record them. You can choose to play first to 3, 5, 7 or 10 which has different points awarded to the winners.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: L.Valjean on September 23, 2013, 02:22:02 PM
^
I still donīt understand very well what do I do if I win the match? How and where do I report?

When you win you report your wins in the chat for myself and/or Solidshark to record them. You can choose to play first to 3, 5, 7 or 10 which has different points awarded to the winners.

Ok, got it, thank you, so I should play people mainly registering in this thread and report in the chat, understood.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: Proctor-X-Guru on September 24, 2013, 07:09:02 AM
Steam Handle: Proctor-X-Guru

Location: Columbus, OH

Speedtest: http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2987730973 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/2987730973)

Characters: K', Elisabeth, Yuri, Duo Lon, Shen, Mai, Kyo (Both versions), Iori (Both versions), Vice, Terry, Robert, Ryo, Mr. Karate, Maxima, Kula, Ralf, Clark, Leona, King, Billy, Saiki, Athena (Pretty much everyone except Chin, Hwa Jai, and Raiden)

Match-ups I want more experience with: Everyone
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: Proctor-X-Guru on September 25, 2013, 02:11:21 AM
Guys. I'm gonna have to cancel my entry. The online is unplayable. There's no way to have a serious tournament online.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: L.Valjean on September 25, 2013, 02:20:37 PM
Guys. I'm gonna have to cancel my entry. The online is unplayable. There's no way to have a serious tournament online.

Against who? Did you playtest with people that joined this thread already? Iīve played with at least 3 of them and played no problems. Add me if you want so we can test, online is not unplayable.
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: Uzu on September 26, 2013, 02:44:29 AM
Steam Handle: Uzu http://steamcommunity.com/id/uzu51/ (http://steamcommunity.com/id/uzu51/)
Location: Mexico
Most played team: EX Kyo, King, Takuma
Matchups you want more experience against(optional): Maxima / Athena / Mature

If anyone wants to test our connection feel more than free to add me and ask :)
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: solidshark on September 29, 2013, 08:13:46 AM
Results are up here (http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=3169.msg67039#new).
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: L.Valjean on October 01, 2013, 04:27:31 AM
So then? who made the most points and what`s next?
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: desmond_kof on October 01, 2013, 05:24:09 AM
I think Solidshark will post up the winners tomorrow, I think he was busy today...
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: solidshark on October 01, 2013, 06:55:28 AM
So then? who made the most points and what`s next?

You did Valjean. Congrats.

The results are up now.

Here (http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=3169.0)
Title: Re: DC KOF XIII SE Online Tournament (9-28-2013)
Post by: TheCrow on December 28, 2013, 05:32:37 PM
Steam: thecrow2409
speedtest: http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3192973106 (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3192973106)
Most played team: Kyo, Terry, Clarck, Mature, kim, Ryo
Most experience against: several