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Capcom Cup 9 Announced After Three-Year Hiatus

The Capcom Cup is finally back after a three-year break with top Street Fighter V players battling it out to be crowned champion.

By Shubham Dalal | Nov 25, 2022 | 2 Min Read follow icon Follow Us

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The Capcom Cup is finally back after a three-year break with top Street Fighter V players battling it out to be crowned champion. With the release of Street Fighter VI in a few months, the tournament marks the final major event for Street Fighter V and the culmination of the 2022 Capcom Pro Tour. Capcom Cup 9 has a total prize pool of over $300,000 USD.The Capcom Cup returns on February 12 and will run for a week, culminating with the Grand Finals on February 19, 2023.If you need more information about Capcom Cup 9 Announced After Three-Year Hiatus then read carefully and share with your friends.

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The event will be held at AVALON Hollywood and Bardot in Los Angeles, California, USA. The tournament will feature a total of 48 players, including the winner of EVO 2022, 19 online premiers from different regions, and the winners of the regional finals of the World Warrior Circuit. In addition, the winner of the Last Chance qualifier also has a slot for the cup.

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It’s not necessarily true that Capcom and the Evo team wanted to showcase the highest level of SFV at the event, rather than as an early stage tournament for SF6. But the hype you can pin down for being one of the first big SF6 events will likely be overshadowed by concern surrounding the level of the game, leading fan speculation to release later than expected for Metro City Rumble.

Qualified players will play in a double-elimination format during four days of tournament play. The first two days of the Cup will feature Last Chance qualifiers where the 48th participant of Capcom Cup 9 will be determined. After this there will be group stages for the next three days. The SFL (Street Fighter League) World Championship will take place on February 17 and 18, followed by the Grand Finals on February 19.

The SFL World Championship will feature champions from all three leagues (Street Fighter League: Pro-JP 2022, Street Fighter League: Pro-US 2022, and Street Fighter League: Pro-Europe 2022) and will compete in a grueling season-end final. for a chance at the $150,000 prize pool. Capcom released a trailer for the upcoming Capcom Cup 9.Players can register for the Capcom Cup Last Chance qualifiers by clicking here. Registration for LCQ ends on 6 February 2023.If you like this article then share with your friends and keep supporting us.

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