Skullgirls, a 2D fighting game expected to be a big hit within the fighting game community, is available today on PlayStation Network for the PS3 in the Americas, and arrives Wednesday, April 11 on Xbox Live Arcade in the Americas, Europe, and Australia/New Zealand.
Priced at $14.99 on PlayStation Network or 1200 Microsoft Points on Xbox Live Arcade, the game’s PSN release in Europe and Australia/New Zealand is still a few weeks away.
Tournament regulars expect the game will become a mainstay in the tournament scene, starting with tournaments in North America, Europe, and Australia sponsored by Autumn Games:
• PowerUp 2012: Cincinnati – April 13-15
• Stunfest: Rennes, France – April 13-15
• ESC: The Elite Series at Wizard World Toronto Comicon: Toronto – April 14-15
• Shadowloo Showdown: Melbourne, Australia – May 4-6
• Toryuken: Toronto – May 19-20
• Ultimate Fighting Game Tournament 8: Chicago – May 25-27
• Northwest Majors: Seattle – June 2-3
• Montreal Annual Tournament: Montreal – June 2-3
• East Coast Throwdown: Morristown, N.J. – June 9-10
• CEO 2012: Orlando, Fla. – June 15-17
• Midwest Championships 2012: Nashville, Tenn. – June 22-24
• ESC: Elite Series (Finals): Toronto – July 28
More tournaments will be announced in the coming weeks and additional details on upcoming tournaments can be found on the official Skullgirls website by visiting http://skullgirls.com/2012/04/skullgirls-tournaments/. ;