Street Fighter V Tournament - Pool Play @ NLBC Online Edtion #31. Create a community. Street Fighter V (ストリートファイターV) is a fighting game developed and published by Capcom, who co-developed the game with Dimps. BAM 11 Results: Japan's YOG|Machabo takes 1st Place. “The more I started winning at NLBC, the more times I was asked when I was going to start traveling,” iDom said of the matter. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. This isn’t the last fans will be seeing of iDom, by far; the player made sure to state that he will be “competing more” in the future, as well as “perfecting” his gameplay and “growing stronger as a player.” iDom’s spectacular growth since the beginning of SFV’s lifetime is a major testament to his strength, as evidenced by his concurrent victories at NLBC. Street Fighter video game series The sub's mission is to build the fighting game community, harbor a healthy competitive nature, and be welcoming to players and fans alike. Street Fighter V Streaming Live, Next Level Battle Circuit V.6 (Late Night Edition) feat. It didn’t take him long to make this pick, either; for iDom, it was love at first sight, bolstered by Laura’s damaging moveset and mobile playstyle. Thanks to his skill in Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, he has managed to become a massive presence in the community, as well as a Team Captain in the Street Fighter League Pro-US 2019 tournament series. Of course, this means that iDom is a noted character specialist - a unique issue brought up in the Street Fighter League Pro-US 2019, which introduced a character ban clause that allows players to ban one character per team throughout the duration of their 3v3 battle. “I think just competing and winning tournaments, from NLBC to Red Bull Qualifiers, and great tournament placings have helped me become better known.”. This marked his first championship win for Street Fighter V at a major tournament - a victory that he steamrolled through pools to take, not losing a single game throughout his entire run. Despite this loss, iDom continued to pursue Street Fighter, which he compares to “high-speed chess.”, “I started playing fighting games competitively when I would beat all my friends and claim I was the best,” iDom recalled. If you would like to suggest an article, or simply tell us how awesome we are then now's your chance! In fact, iDom’s Street Fighter prowess was borne from heartbreak, as the result of a painful end to a romantic relationship. Sorry, only registred users can create playlists. Next Level Twitter ► https://twitter.com/nycnextlevel 1:16:04 - LOSERS FINAL Street Fighter video game series “I think the League does a great job letting people you don’t normally get to see show off their skills, and prove they can hang with some of the best.”. No, his name isn’t “Ivan Domination” - Derek Ruffin, who goes by the tag “iDom,” is one of New York City’s strongest Street Fighter players, best known for his outstanding performances at local tournament ‘Next Level Battle Circuit.’ However, iDom wasn’t always a household name, and he didn’t even start traveling to major tournaments until recently. Street Fighter V Streaming Live, Next Level Battle Circuit V.5 feat. While iDom was one of NYC’s finest players, he didn’t begin to take his success abroad until later on in his competitive career. Street Fighter V, Next Level Battle Circuit v.11 Streaming Live feat. Members. 34:40 - Shadow_Mark (Necalli) vs Joey (R. Mika) Next Level Battle Circuit 111 - Street Fighter V AE 21 Players. Facebook ► https://facebook.com/teamspooky 0:00 - Video start “I qualified into the League by being Top 6 in Season 3 Capcom Pro Tour NA leaderboards,” iDom said of the competition. Rather than recovering by binging romcoms and eating ice cream straight out of the bucket, iDom turned his focus toward fighting games - a decision that would ultimately lead to fame in the fighting game community. Online. Already showing promise as a fierce competitor, he entered a tournament to test his skills - and ended up getting washed in the process. BCF8: WNF vs. NLBC regional Street Fighter V showdown & Injustice 2 matches, streaming live! 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Street Fighter V, [GBVS] Top 8 Finals @ NLBC Online Edition #4, Street Fighter V Tournament - Top 8 Finals @ NLBC Online Edition #23. 18:42 - Shadow_Mark (Necalli) vs Adnan (Dhalsim) “I really enjoyed playing games that I could practice to master stuff, such as execution, to really better myself, so I liked playing fighting and rhythm games.”, This newfound hobby soon resulted in iDom’s first foray in competitive play. Played on Playstation 4 / Steam Twitch ► http://twitch.tv/teamsp00ky “I honestly got into fighting games after a really bad breakup in a relationship, and I kind of used [them] as a gateway or a relaxation to take my mind off it,” iDom explained. Double Elimination. Many commentators, players, and fans bemoaned the fact that iDom’s Laura remained stationed in the East Coast, which he justified due to time constraints brought about by college - as well as a general distaste for flying, despite his love for competing and meeting up with friends. 51:58 - WINNERS FINAL I believe that her weakest matchup currently is Gief, just because of how good he is this season. 8:31 - Joey (R. Mika) vs RobTV (Karin) 909. Twitter ► https://twitter.com/teamspooky 113k members in the StreetFighter community. Street Fighter 5 / Street Fighter V More posts from the StreetFighter community. After revealing […], The Next Impact begins in NYC as Fates Intersect! Despite being one of NLBC’s mainstay players, iDom’s success at one of the country’s most stacked weekly local tournaments didn’t happen overnight. While iDom himself “felt handicapped” by the ban, he likewise stated that it is “great that some players get to show off their skills” due to the clause, as evidenced by his strategic draft picks with Miky ‘Samurai’ Chea and his threatening Akuma. […], Top Street Fighter YouTube channel YogaFlame24 has created a new weekly […], New York City’s Next Level Arcade has built a reputation […], (F3|alucarD and Brian James, via Jason Laboy and Youmacon Gaming @Youmacon […], This week’s installment of Next Level Battle Circuit is now […]. In Season 1 and early Season 2 I didn't travel a lot because of school and time, but now, since I’m almost out of school and I have had a lot of extra time on my hands, the only thing that is really stopping me is money - and [lack of a] sponsorship.”. We appreciate all feedback. Next Level Battle Circuit: Online Edition #24 - SFV CE | Street Fighter V Champion Edition PS4 / Steam https: ... Street Fighter V Tournament - Top 8 Finals @ NLBC Online Edition #24. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Street Fighter V Streaming Live, Next Level Battle Circuit V.8 feat. NLBC 25 results. 26:22 - Sabin (Dhalsim) vs Kami (Seth) “I still remember in that tournament, I didn't lose a single game,” iDom recalled. iDom - From NLBC to the Street Fighter League No, his name isn’t “Ivan Domination” - Derek Ruffin, who goes by the tag “ iDom,” is one of New York City’s strongest Street Fighter players, best known for his outstanding performances at local tournament ‘Next Level Battle Circuit.’ The sub's mission is to build the fighting game community, harbor a healthy competitive nature, and be welcoming to players and fans alike. Street Fighter V, Next Level Battle Circuit V.9 feat. Top 10 Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Critical Arts -- Level Up! 116k. You disliked this video. By Zavian "mushin_Z" Sildra on November 3, 2018 in SRKLive Stream Tournaments Body Count Fighting is back with an East vs. West […] 1 @iDomNYC (LA/PO) 13x champ! 2 @Shine_NYC (LU) 3 @Imyourspaceboy (SK) 4 @Joey_FGC (MI) 5 @TristanProphet (UR) 5 @MetroM225 (VE) 7 @Zaferino1 (AK) 7 @AdnanNYC (DH). During the recent NLBC Online Edition 14 tournament, both players brought their absolute A game to grand finals in what many are describing as one of the greatest Street Fighter 5 sets ever. “I just got tired of people asking, so I travel to tournaments I can get to. Discussion. I chose Street Fighter because I always associated playing it [with] playing a high-speed chess match, where every input or attack is a move in chess - whether it is a pawn or a queen.”. It's cool to see some Lucia action deep into a tournament! BCF8: WNF vs. NLBC regional Street Fighter V showdown & Injustice 2 matches, streaming live! 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He can counter a lot of her options.”. “I chose Laura because I saw the trailer for her and, for some reason, I knew I had to pick this character,” iDom recalled. Top fighting game headlines delivered straight to your inbox. iDom’s breakout moment occurred at Defend the North 2017, after the player had already made quite a name for himself at NLBC. Saigon Cup 2019 Results: Japan's ROHTO Z!|Tokido takes 1st Place! From your daily dose of fighting game news, to matchmaking forums, strategy guides, and more, SRK (Shoryuken) is home to the biggest community of fighting game players and enthusiasts. iDom has famously chosen to main Laura, a Matsuda jiu-jitsu practitioner with a special, electric flair. Effortlessly host multiple tournaments, leagues and events for your loyal members. The once-homebody is now looking to extend his wings and bring his Laura abroad - which could shake up this year’s Pro Tour in a major way. Resize; Like. 1:07:28 - LOSERS SEMIFINAL Street Fighter V Streaming Live, Next Level Battle Circuit V.4 feat. “One of her biggest advantages is her damage output, which is great, because I feel like if I can get a couple of clean hits and a stun, I win. Press J to jump to the feed. Street Fighter V, Next Level Battle Circuit v.10 Streaming Live feat. During the recent NLBC Online Edition 14 tournament, both players brought their absolute A game to grand finals in what many are describing as one of the greatest Street Fighter 5 sets ever. I love traveling to play games with people from all over the world, but I hate getting on airplanes and going to airports. ... Street Fighter video game series The sub's mission is to build the fighting game community, harbor a healthy competitive nature, and be welcoming to players and fans alike.