Console: Playstation 3
Tournament format: Groups followed by a Double Elimination bracket.
Groups : Best of 3 matches and best of 3 rounds.
Double Elimination: Best of 3 matches and Best of 3 rounds.
Grand Finals: Best of 5 matches and Best of 3 rounds.
Changing characters is only allowed after losing a match or at the start of a new set.
EX characters, shadow characters and gold characters are banned.
Button Mapping is allowed.
Turbo buttons and Macros are not allowed.
Button Configuration must be done before the match.
When pausing the match, without notifying with a valid reason beforehand, the player that paused will automatically lose the round, unless the opponent has no objections.
No game breaking glitches are allowed.
Stages: Default, unless players mutually agree to pick a stage.
BGM: Default, unless players mutually agree to pick a BGM.
Time: 99 sec.