Category Archives: Melbourne

Muttons vs Joey Nguyen UMVC FT50 at Shadowlogic 05/06/13

So finally I have successfully recorded a set! I seldom get to watch myself play Marvel because a) I suck and seldom make it far enough in the tourneys to get any stream time and b) I normally tend to … Continue reading

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I wrote something for something part II and BAM5 thank yous

http://dustycartridge.com/features/bam5-wrap-up-five-years-of-salt-sweat-and-the-return-of-the-bomb/ Finally BAM is over. I for one am very happy that is over. Because that means I can start practicing like crazy again. And that means hopefully I will stop sucking big, hairy donkey balls. BIG Thanks to the … Continue reading

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I wrote something for something

I wrote a pre-BAM article for Dusty Cartridge, and I’m very grateful to Mark and Chad and the rest of the DC guys for the opportunity! You can read it over at: http://dustycartridge.com/features/a-beginners-guide-to-battle-arena-melbourne/ I was feeling quite nervous about writing … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Scrub Podcast Episode 24: Bugsimus

Big thanks to Bosslogic for another great banner! http://www.dabosslogic.com Hi guys, this episode has been a long time coming, and we’ve finally convinced one of the most hardworking men in the fighting game community to sit down with us. Justin … Continue reading

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The hypest moment of BAM 2012

Can’t stop…laughing… Okay so I didn’t take much of a break after all. Am grinding my Spencer in training mode to get ready to put him on point, and tuning up a lot of my Ryu stuff. I am also … Continue reading

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2012 is finally done

In terms of the fighting game calender – for me, at least. I’m actually really glad to see the end of BAM. This month alone I travelled to Brisbane for Buttonsmash, had to help with running BAM two weeks later, … Continue reading

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The death of CCH

When I walked into the new Shadowlogic venue in Footscray for the first time, my first thought was “This place is…freakin’ awesome!” It was near the city in Footscray, and only about a ten minute walk from the Footscray train … Continue reading

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BAM 2012 Player Profiles

Check out this series that Kevin (Burnout) and I did for BAM to highlight some of the local talent in Melbourne. Kevin did all the video editing, and is releasing them one by one as pre-BAM promotional material, and we … Continue reading

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Ego: The Player’s Most Difficult Opponent

I saw this article through a link Kientan put on a current Ozhadou thread. Ego: The Player’s Most Difficult Opponent So I clicked it, not really knowing what to expect. But hey! It’s written by Melbourne’s own AlexMD. I have … Continue reading

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The winter of the Melbourne FGC

It has been a few months since Shadowloo Showdown, and a lot has happened in that time. I thought things would slow down a little for me, but it seems like there’s been one event after another. Except for CCH … Continue reading

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Shadowloo Showdown 2012 highlights video: We Are Shadowloo…

I remember noticing the camera crew of Nathan Swan constantly filming and recording stuff throughout the entire weekend. At the time I thought it was just another gaming web site group coming to do an feature on the event. But … Continue reading

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Shadowloo Showdown 2012 Recap: Sunday

This is the end… My only friend, the end. We wake up at a more reasonable hour of 7 am. It’s the last day of Shadowloo Showdown and I for one am really looking forward to it. I always love … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Scrub Podcast Episode 22: Ryan Hart – Post SS2012 special!

Hi guys, this is Spider Muttons Productions © 2010 sole Shadowloo Showdown 2012 interview (we were really busy all weekend) and it features the U.K.’s own Ryan Hart. Ryan is one of the most illustrious fighting game players of all … Continue reading

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Shadowloo Showdown 2012 Recap: Saturday

My alarm rings at around six, and we get our bleary-eyed butts down to the venue. We start shuffling things around for an hour until more people show up. Spoony shows up at seven. I think Kevin and Andrew shortly … Continue reading

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Shadowloo Showdown 2012 Recap: Friday

I get up around nine in the morning, rubbing grit out of my eye. SS is finally here. Time to do work. I pack my stuff up and make my way to the venue. I get to CQ around eleven … Continue reading

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