Welcome to vVv Gaming

Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to contribute to this site by submitting your own content or replying to existing content. You'll be able to customize your profile, receive reputation points as a reward for submitting content, while also communicating with other members via your own private inbox, plus much more! This message will be removed once you have signed in.

  • Announcements

    • vVv Bagzli

      We have moved to Discord   08/04/2016

      There has been a strong desire among the community to migrate to Discord for quite some time. As of today, our community will be using Discord and as a result, we will no longer be actively using our TeamSpeak Server.  The TeamSpeak server will temporarily stay active to help inform all of our move to Discord. Within the next couple of months, it will be shut down completely.  For a quick invite to our new Discord server, you can click here.  
      For a full detailed guide visit http://www.vVv-Gaming.com/Discord
    • vVv Bagzli

      New Supersonic Series Start Time   10/17/2016

      We would like to thank everyone who participated in our recent survey regarding the start time of our tournaments.  After reviewing responses from the survey sent out to tournament participants we have decided to make changes to the start time of our events to try to better accommodate everyone.  Beginning on Monday, October 24th, all of our tournaments will start an hour earlier - at 8PM Eastern.  This means that registration will close at 7:30 EST, and that check-in starts at 7:30 EST and closes at 7:45 EST.
Esoteric

vVv Two of Top Three at NEC XII!

20 posts in this topic

gallery_17235_854_2145.png

The last major East Coast fighting game event of the year has come to a close and vVv Gaming walked away champions!

NEC-12-small.jpg

North East Championship 12 finished this past weekend in Philadelphia, PA, featuring some of the top titles and top players that the fighting game community has to offer. With two of the

top Mortal Kombat players in the world, both vVv Gaming players were favorites to take 1st place in the Mortal Kombat 9 event. vVv REO and vVv CD Jr. battled hard throughout the weekend, playing match after match to make their way to the top. Both players went undefeated throughout all of Saturday, securing top 8 winners bracket positions going into Sunday's finals. vVv Krayzie also did well, missing a top 8 spot by one match, finishing in 9th place overall.

med_gallery_16569_871_433078.jpg

The NEC XII MK9 top 8 featuring vVv REO and vVv CD Jr.

On Sunday, the top 8 began with a vVv throw-down between REO and CD Jr, a rematch of the Season's Beatings 2011 grand finals. The match resulted in a 2-0 win for CD Jr, bouncing REO to the losers bracket. After a host of other exciting top 8 matches, the two vVv Gaming teammates faced off again when they found themselves in the losers bracket finals, fighting for a spot in grand finals to face DetroitBallin's impressive Shang Tsung. Again, CD Jr. was able to come out on top, sending REO home with a third place finish, and moving forward to fight for 1st place.

med_gallery_16569_871_521957.jpg

vVv CD Jr and vVv REO battling in the losers finals.

In the Mortal Kombat 9 grand finals, CD Jr faced his toughest competition of the weekend. DetroitBallin' had been turning heads throughout Saturday with his dominating performances while using Shang Tsung, a character rarely seen in tournament play. CD Jr and other players in the top 8 had admitted that they were not familiar with the Shang Tsung matchup, and by this point some regarded DetroitBallin' to be the favorite to win it all after his Saturday matches. Despite the lack of experience and after falling to an early 2-0 deficit, CD Jr abandoned his main character, Jax, and counter-picked DetroitBallin with Smoke. Using Smoke, CD Jr brought the series to a 2-2 tie, forcing the nail-biting game 5! The fifth and final had the audience on the edges of their seats, as Detroit managed to stop CD Jr's momentum and defeated him in the deciding final match.

med_gallery_16569_871_1712935.jpg

DetroitBallin and vVv CD Jr pose following their grand finals match.

Please join us in congratulating vVv CD Jr on his second place finish, and vVv REO for his third place finish. Along with vVv Krayzie in ninth, vVv Gaming had 3 players finish in the top 10 out of 84 participants! Congratulations to everyone who competed. Let's go, vVv!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

NEC was great, vVv had a great showing. REO, CD Jr and Krayzie did good and represented vVv with passion.

Everyone there was friendly and the hype was going until 1am Sunday morning. I have pictures of vVv members in mid match that I will upload in a second.

I'm proud of vVv and I know they'll be taking home the gold at Winter Brawl.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Awesome job, guys! Super proud of everyone.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

wow major congrats to them thats awesome lol we whip ass at fighters too haha

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Saw REO Doing work on the stream, Great job guys!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

i didnt take first :( i let my team down.is tough fighting against a character you never played against before.my next tourney will be apex i promise me or reo will take first.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

i didnt take first :( i let my team down.is tough fighting against a character you never played against before.my next tourney will be apex i promise me or reo will take first.

You did awesome! Pulling out smoke was going so well, but he adapted right at the very end, great series overall. Don't stress, you and Reo will get them next time. second isn't anything to laugh at :thumbsup:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Congrats! I've never been that great at fighting games myself. I always learn 2 or three combos and spam them haha. Keep up the good work!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Such a wonderful event in the way it turned out, practice practice practice and you guys will take it everytime :D

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

i didnt take first :( i let my team down.is tough fighting against a character you never played against before.my next tourney will be apex i promise me or reo will take first.

Man... lol

You don't even trip, I lost to your brother in pools, even after I had thought I knew the Kitana matchup.

LESSON LEARNED: Never go to a major without watching every great Kitana...

I thought they were all the same...

SCR in 3 days though baby, me and REO need to represent with 1st and 2nd!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Man... lol

You don't even trip, I lost to your brother in pools, even after I had thought I knew the Kitana matchup.

LESSON LEARNED: Never go to a major without watching every great Kitana...

I thought they were all the same...

SCR in 3 days though baby, me and REO need to represent with 1st and 2nd!

Good lucky krayzie, if you want to practice the kitana match up hit me up. I need some casuals to learn the cyrax match up

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

congrats guys, i really hope to get accepted to vVv. i really can't wait to get out there to MLG and play for vVv should be really fun. great work guys,

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now