The Malaysian Fighting Game Community (MyFGC) has been gaining momentum as of late with more events happening this year. But that doesn’t mean they can’t go out to compete. Eleven players from Malaysia made up of sponsored players from team Flash Vision as well as unsigned players competed at Abuget Cup 2017 held in Jakarta, Indonesia this past weekend. Five different game tournaments were held which includes Street Fighter V (part of the Capcom Pro Tour as a Ranking event), Tekken 7 (part of the Tekken World Tour as a challenger event), King Of Fighters XIV, Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2 and BlazBlue: Central Fiction.
Our Malaysian players competed mostly in Street [...]
The Capcom Pro Tour is going on strong post-EVO with many Ranking Tournaments being held all over the world. South East Asia is getting part of the action too with many ranking tournaments lining up around this month. The ABUGET Cup, held in Indonesia, is one of the first event Malaysian Street Fighter V team Flash Vision (now sponsored under ViewSonic) to send a crew of four main players to compete.
These players are VS FV|Kofmaster, VS FV| IamChuan, VS FV| Endy and VS FV| Shawnw.
Going in the tournament there are notable players from both South East Asia and travelling top dogs in [...]