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Vortex Gallery returns in 2024 at an all-new location!

Join us at The Westin in Lombard, IL from January 25-28 to be a part of Frosty Faustings XVI, a storied fighting game tournament event boasting 4 days of competition and community.

This year, we’re proud to team up with Frosty Faustings to bring you 4 days of the largest community-run tournament in the FGC with dedicated ballroom space, 2 stream stages, and a lineup of returning classics and all-new favorites.

Represent your scene and be a part of FGC history by signing up to volunteer for your favorite game on the big stage.

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FFXVI Community Tournaments

Join the squad to commentate your favorite game or help out with brackets by applying to volunteer today! New game applications are open until 10/25. 3 additional titles will be added to the roster on 10/30.

Advanced Variable Geo 2

Akatsuki Blitzkampf Ausf. Achse

Asuka 120% LimitOver Burning Fest.

Capcom vs. SNK 2

Chaos Code: New Sign of Catastrophe

Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness


Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax Ignition

Fantasy Strike

Fight of Animals

Fighter's History Dynamite: Karnov's Revenge

Garou: Mark of the Wolves

HewDraw Remix

Idol Showdown

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Heritage for the Future

Killer Instinct

Koihime Enbu RyoRaiRai

M.U.G.E.N. Random Select

Marvel vs. Capcom 2

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code

Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS Maxiboost ON

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl 2

Pokken Tournament DX

Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid


Puyo Puyo Champions

Puyo Puyo Tetris 2

Sailor Moon S

Soulcalibur II

Soulcalibur VI

Street Fighter x Tekken

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Doubles

Tatsunoko vs. Capcom Ultimate All-Stars

The King of Fighters XIII

Touhou 12.3 Hisoutensoku

Ultra Fight Da ! Kyanta 2

Ultra Street Fighter IV

Windjammers 2

The largest community tournament in the FGC

Vortex Gallery is a series of events run by the collaboration of a group of volunteer tournament organizers, streamers, bracket runners, chat mods, and commentators at several major events in North America, or online as its own separate event.

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