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Angry Bird and Big Bird: The MENA Duo Making History at Gamers8

Big Bird & Angry Bird make history at Gamers8 Street Fighter 6 Tournament, where Big Bird came 4th place, winning $80,000 USD, and Angry Bird came 2nd place, winning $200,000 USD, earning the respect and admiration of the global Fighting Game community (FGC).

Gamers8 is the largest esports and gaming festival in the world, featuring a variety of tournaments, attractions, and concerts. The festival took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. One of the most anticipated events in Gamers8 was the Street Fighter 6 tournament, which had a whopping $1,000,000 USD prize pool for the Street Fighter Tournament and took place from August 10 to August 13, 2023.

32 of the best Street Fighter players from around the world were invited to compete in this prestigious event.

Angry Bird and Big Bird had an impressive performance at Gamers8, advancing to the playoffs by playing in Group D and Group E respectively. They secured their spot in the top 16, where they faced prominent players such as Nephew, Kilzyou, DCQ, Kakeru, and VXBAO. They showed their skills, determination, and resilience to reach the final four and Big Bird finished 4th, winning $80,000 USD, and Angry Bird placed 2nd place, winning $200,000 USD.

They have been representing the MENA region on the global stage for years, winning countless trophies and accolades along the way. They also formed a strong bond with each other, training together and traveling together to various tournaments. They have been with NASR ESPORTS for the last 6 years and it has been an honour and a pleasure to work with both of them and play a part in their amazing achievements.

Being invited to Gamers8 was a huge honor and opportunity for Angry Bird and Big Bird. It was a recognition of their skills and achievements as Street Fighter players. It was also a chance for them to showcase their talents and represent their region in front of a massive audience and they did not fail to deliver.

Angry Bird and Big Bird are more than just rivals, they are ambassadors of the MENA region. They have inspired many aspiring players from across the world to pursue their dreams and passions. 

We celebrate them and look forward to many more achievements with them