The 2016 Capcom Cup finals took place PlayStation Experience 2016.[2] Before the finals began, Capcom issued a ban on the Skies of Honor stage as players found out that it caused motion sickness and headaches for some, being the third stage to be prohibited in tournament play following The Grid and Kanzuki Beach.[3]

The total prize pool was $350,000 with Team Liquid-signed Du "NuckleDu" Dang winning first place receiving $230,000 in prize money. The runner-up was fellow veteran fighting game player and American, Ricki Ortiz.[4]


There were eight commentators at the event, which includes[5]:

  • David "UltraDavid" Graham
  • Femi "F-Word" Adeboye
  • James "Jchensor" Chen
  • Jeremy "Vicious" Lopez
  • Logan Sama
  • Mike Ross
  • Stephen "Sajam" Lyon
  • Steve "Tasty Steve" Scott


Date: December 2-3, 2016
Location: Anaheim, California

Capcom Cup 2016[6]
Place Player Alias Character(s)
1st United States Du Dang Liquid|NuckleDu R. Mika, Guile
2nd United States Ricki Ortiz EG|Ricki Ortiz Chun-Li
3rd Japan Ryota Inoue GGP|Kazunoko Cammy
4th Japan Tatsuya Haitani YD.MJS|Haitani Necalli
5th Japan Keita Ai RZR|Fuudo R. Mika
5th Japan Joe Egami MOV Chun-Li
7th Japan Atsushi Fujimura YD|Yukadon Nash
7th Japan Goichi Kishida CO|Go1 Chun-Li
9th China Zhuojun Zeng Qanba|Xiao Hai Cammy
9th France Olivier Hay RB|Luffy R. Mika
9th Singapore Kun Xian Ho RZR|Xian F.A.N.G
9th Norway Arman Hanjani BX3|Phenom Necalli
13th Japan Daigo Umehara BST|Daigo Umehara Ryu
13th France Nathan Massol MD|Mister Crimson Laura, Dhalsim
13th Japan Hiroyuki Nagata GW|Eita Ken
13th United States Ryan Ramirez PG|Filipino Champ Dhalsim
17th Japan Kenryo Hayashi Mago Karin
17th Japan Naoto Sako HORI|Sako Chun-Li
17th United States Miky Chea WFX|Samurai Ryu
17th Dominican Republic Ray Rosario GAM|DR Ray Vega
17th Japan Yusuke Momochi EG|Momochi Ken
17th Taiwan Bruce Hsiang ZW|GamerBee Necalli
17th United States Kenneth Bradley EG|K-Brad Cammy
17th Hong Kong Jonny Cheng HuomaoTV|HumanBomb Chun-Li
25th South Korea Seon-woo Lee RZR|Infiltration Nash
25th Brazil Thomas Proença F3|Brolynho Necalli
25th United States Chris Tatarian DNL|Chris Tatarian Ken
25th United Kingdom Benjamin Simon PxP|Problem X Alex
25th Japan Hajime Taniguchi Tokido Ryu
25th United States Julio Fuentes FOX|Julio Fuentes Ken
25th United States Justin Wong EG|Justin Wong Karin
25th United Kingdom Ryan Hart Ryan Hart Ken, Guile


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