The Capcom Pro Tour Event Circuit was announced overnight and will be making its way to Australia putting our local players in the global spotlight.

Two events, Couchwarriors Battle Arena in Melboune and Sydney’s OzHadou Nationals 14 will be official ranking events locally where players can earn points for a place in the Capcom Cup Finals in November. The winners of Street Fighter V from each event will also be sent to the Capcom Pro Tour Asia Finals in South Korea where they can potentially earn a spot in the Capcom Cup Finals.

Battle Arena Melbourne 8 will be hosted at CQ Functions in Melbourne on May 13-15. OzHadou Nationals 14 in Sydney will be hosted from August 26-28. No venue has been announced yet.

If you want to Rise Up to the challenge, you can apply for Battle Arena here or OzHadou here.