The GVN Philly Challenge will be held Saturday June 23rd, 2007 at the Virtual Rush Cyber Cafe in Media, PA. In the Granite Run Mall Parking Lot.
Registration will begin at 11am. The show will begin at 1pm noon. Money matches may be held after the Tournaments. There will be no practice sessions held whil th tournament is being held. You can however get your practice in before the tournament starts.
Virtual Rush has 5 tv’s and 2 PS2’s and one Xbox. I will be bringing my PS2, xbox, 360, Nintendo 64 and 3 Dreamcasts so we can move through the tournament quickly and smoothly. It is kindly asked that people who are attending help out by bringing their consoles and extra TVs.
Games to be played:
Capcom vs SNK 2 - DC/PS2
Marvel vs Capcom 2 - DC
3rd Strike - DC/xbox/PS2(anybody got a copy for ps2???)
GGXX Slash - PS2
KOF Neowave - Xbox (recently added)
Killer Instinct Gold - N64 (yes I know its broke and probably no one will play it but lets have some fun with this lost gem)
other possible games:
Fist of the north star
If you want to add a game please contact me at my email, firstname.lastname@example.org
1145 W. Baltimore Pike
Media, PA 19063
Use mapquest to locate if traveling by car.
Directions via train and bus from Center city Philly.
Catch the train at either 30th Street station, Market East, or either Suburban Station. Take the R3 train towards Media/Elwyn. Hop off the train at Elwyn station. Walk to the bus stop and take the northbound 117 bus. The next stop is to the granite run mall. Get off at the mall and walk to the AMC theatre. Virtual Rush is located behind the AMC theatre.
Note Virtual Rush is behind the AMC theatre in the granite Run Mall Parking. Not in the Mall itself.
Fees and tournament times:
Venue entry fee is $7($4 for VR Hosting, $3 GVN fee)
3S - $10, 1pm
CvS2 - $10, 3pm
MvC2 - $10. 5pm
KOF Neowave: $5, 7pm
GGXX Slash - $5, 9pm
KIG - $5, 9pm
Prize money will be divided:
1st place - 60%
2nd place - 20%
3rd place - 10%
The house will take 10% of the pot. Had a long talk with the VR people about having a multigame tourney and this is what we agreed to.
Rules are standard for all games unless specified.
-Winner stays with character, Loser may change
-3/5 matches semis/finals
-Gill is banned (3S)
-Gargos is banned (Killer Insticnt Gold)
-Speed is set to normal (KIG)
-No programable/macro controllers/arcade sticks
-ARCADE STICKS AND PERSONAL CONTROLLERS ALLOWED.
I hope many people turn out for this and have a lot of fun.