This tournament had a way better turn out then I could of ever expected, the hype for this tournament down here got big QUICK and word spread fast. Im amazed at how many people atteneded. I cant believe I ran out of chairs I had 50+ chairs and they all ran out fast. The tourny ran pretty good seeing as it had a rocky start and a lot of last minute planning.
Marvel vs. Capcom 2
1st Julio Hernandez “HAMM” - Mag/IronMan/Sent
2nd Fernando Garcia “Furbtron of God” - Mag/Storm/Sent
3rd Aaron Longoria “Noa” - Sent/Storm/Commando
Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike
1st Jose Gonzalez “J.D” - Yun
2nd James Brenner “JIVE TURKEY JONES” - Urien
3rd Abid Vega “Nican” - Makato
Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection
1st Chris Villarreal “Crow” - Feng, Steve
2nd Vernon Kirkendoll “NeoX” - Nina
3rd James Brenner “JIVE TURKEY JONES” - Bryan, Roger Jr.
Super Street Fighter 2 :Turbo
1st Chris Villarreal “Crow” - (Grand Finals - Zangief)(Winners Finals - Ryu, Vega)
2nd James Garcia “DEMON_JIM” - Boxer, O Sagat
3rd Rolando Contreras - Boxer
Guilty Gear XX: Slash
1st John Ramirez “Pozerwolf” - Ky, Holy Order Sol
2nd Erick De La Garza “Furix” - ABA, Sol
3rd Daniel Sendejas “Shizuma_15” - Baiken
Super Smash Bros: Melee
1st Adrian Sanchez “Caveman” - (Marth, Sheik, Fox, Samus)
2nd Robert Adalpe “Rob$” - (Salco, Sheik, Marth)
3rd Kevin Rodriguez “Kev$” - (Fox, Falco, Captain Falcon)
Super Smash Bros: Melee Team 2 on 2
1st Team Rape - Adrian Sanchez “Caveman” & Robert Adalpe “Rob$” (Sheik/Marth)
2nd Paxel - Frank Espinoza “Pax” & Frank Coronado “Axel” (Fox/Marth)
3rd Doom-Rod!(?) - Kevin Rodriguez “Kev$” & George Gamez “Doom” (Fox/Falco)
Again wow this tournament was fun. Lots of people showed up to support the scene. I wish I had a more advance notice to run this tournament but feel this tournament went rather well seeing as what I had to work with. I got lots of thanks and when is the next one, which made me feel good that my hard work seemed to make people happy. Hopefully I will be able to do this again next year bigger and better. No cramped spaces, more setups, more people, more excitement, and hopefully things will start on time better lol. I hope if anything you all walked away having had fun and a good time. This is the first time something of this size for fighting games has been done down here and im glad to see that there was a strong support for it. This tournament could not of happened with out everybody who showed up and those who helped out. This tournament was a tournament for players by players and hope you all will help to support the game scene down here in the future. Hopefully see you all in the future and hopefully this tournament will continue to grow bigger then it already it.
To everyone who came from out of town thank you very much for showing up and helping us support our scene. Many thanks from me and the others players down here to you for showing up.
To those who brought stuff to help out the tournament thank you very much tournament could not of been as successfull as it was without the help of the players themselves.
Crow: Thanks for showing up man. I wasn’t sure if you were coming or not but Im glad you made it. Sorry for Tekken taking forever to start. Hope you had a safe trip home. And a big thanks in helping support our scene.
NeoX: Nice meeting you man. Thanks for showing up with Crow and helping support our scene. Hope to play you in Tekken since I didnt get a chance to during the tourny.
Pozerwolf: Thanks for showing up and helping with a tv and casual fun. I wish I wasnt as busy as I was so that I could of gotten a chance to try out Melty Blood and Fist of the North Star it looked really interesting. I hope you got home safely.
The Crystal City smash peeps:
Thanks for showing up to our tournament. Im sure it was a long drive. Good job at taking 1st and 2nd in singles and 1st in team.
Mando: Thanks for helping me run the brackets toward the end I was starting to get swamped with 2 tournaments running at the same time while playing in both. Thanks for help with the flyer and driving around with me finding stuff and the venue.
Luiz: Thanks for giving me a place to crash the night before so I didnt have to be driving back and forth. And dont forget to hook me up with your sister lol.
J.D: Thanks for helping me and Jive setup the night before. Your Yun is just to BEASTLY.
Jive: Thanks for all the help with equipment and moving stuff. I would of had a very tough time doing all that myself.
Beef: Thanks for being forced to play almost every single game:rofl:
Mexico players: You all got some serious skill in 3S. You guys are very good. Thanks for coming and I hope to play you guys in the future in 3S.
To all the players that showed up.
Thank you so much for coming. I had no idea we had as big of a scene down here that we did. Definately lots of hidden talent in the bunch. Hopefully I will have another tournament for you all to play in. Till then I hope you all had fun and come again in the future.