Fighting Blood Clots with Street Fighter V

Saturday: April 9th at 11am
Ignite Gaming Lounge in Chicago 




Will there be any side tournaments or events?

This event is focused on Street Fighter V.


Is there a spectator fee?

No. If you do not plan on playing in tournament or casuals you do not have to pay a venue fee.


How much does it cost to register?

$25 Early Bird - THRU 2/14 

$30 Regular Registration- THRU 3/14

$35 Late Registration - THRU 4/6 12PM CST 

$35 @ the door registration --  150 person cap 


$20 Venue Fee + $10 Prize Pool + $5 LATE FEE 


What if I win? What are the payouts for the tournament?

1st Place: 50% - $750 + TICKETS to Anime Midwest + TICKETS to Combo Breakers  + Medal 

2nd Place: 20% - $300 + Dark Matter Coffee Pack (SteelSeries products) + Medal

3rd Place: 13% - $195 + Medals

4th Place: 7% - $105 + Medal 

5th Place: 3% - $45 + Medal 

5th Place: 3% - $45 + Medal 

7th Place: 2% - $30 + Medal

7th Place: 2% - $30 + Medal


TOP 12 Finalists medals approved by Capcom's brand team.


Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Yes, ID or ticket will be required for entry.  Yes, participants must be 18 years or older or have parental permission to play in the event.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

There is a parking lot right in front of Ignite. In the event that it is full, you can access plenty of free street parking all over the area. Ignite is also accessible by Chicago Public Transit via the Blue line or the Belmont or California buses.


What should I bring to the event?

Besides yourself and your printable or digital Eventbrite ticket, you are expected to bring your own controller that will work for PC. If you do not have a stick or pad, each tournament station will carry ONE Xbox 360 pad for use.


Is there room for casual play?

Yes. As long as the setups aren't being used for tournament play, they are open for casuals from 11am - 7pm


Can I bring food? Is there food available?

Outside food is restricted however your ticket gets you complimentary pizza and fountain drinks (while supplies lasts). Ignite Gaming Lounge also features a Snack Bar with We have a snack bar that offers sandwiches, fries, smoothies, and shakes.


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can do the following:



Email: Email:

MAW Charity Events PHONE:: 641-715-3900 X 593533

Event Facebook Page:



Can I update my registration information?

Yes, contact MAW Charity Events  


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, please bring your ticket or ID 


What is the refund policy?

There are NO refunds but you can transfer your ticket to another person. Transferred tickets will need written note upon entry from the original ticket purchaser. If you have questions please contact MAW Charity Events.