[Dec 17, 2011] -SoCal Regionals 2011- Dec.17-18 Irvine, Ca. (Irvine, CA)

[LEFT]SoCal Regionals 2011[/LEFT]

Last year, we had a throwback honoring one of the greatest arcades in SoCal, Southern Hills Golfland, which brought many communities together and introduced high quality tournament production for its time. As a result, SoCal is moving forward with a new generation of events for the community, by the community…

[LEFT]SCR 2010 moments-[/LEFT]
[LEFT]“Vance Vangief Woo eliminates Gamerbee!”[/LEFT]
[LEFT]“Justin Wong defeats Sakonoko with a perfect!”[/LEFT]
[LEFT]“Alex Valle with the clutch!!”[/LEFT]
[LEFT][Raging Demon Pose]“TOKIDO!! WHY ARE YOU SO GDLK??!!” [/LEFT]
“Ryan Filipino Champ Ramirez is your Southern California Regionals 2010 Grand Champion!!”

Level|Up in collaboration with the Fighting Gamers @ UCI bring you SoCal Regionals 2011! This year we’re teaming up with the dedicated and talented communities of the SoCal region to run the hottest fighting games of 2011! SCR2011 will feature multiple fighting game tournaments, game publisher / peripheral company support, vendor booths, casual gaming stations, and the fiercest competition in the world.

SCR 2011 Official Site:

**SCR 2011 Trailer: Run it Back! **


SCR 2011 Official Trailer!


Stream Channels:
*http://www.twitch.tv/leveluplive *

Level|Up - SoCal Regionals Event Coordinator
"Level|Up actively works to improve the cohesion, collaboration, and awareness of local and worldwide communities by focusing on elements that are socially accepted; gaming and entertainment.
Level|Up brings a positive recreational atmosphere in gaming with others at events such as Wednesday Night Fights, Specialists, and premier tournaments. These events help defeat society’s video game pessimisms through infallible community appreciation, acceptance, and encouragement to any generation of gamers." - Level Up LLC.

Level|Up President:
[LEFT]Alex Valle[/LEFT]
[LEFT]***Level|Up Operations Manager:***[/LEFT]
[LEFT]Jimmy Nguyen[/LEFT]
[LEFT]***Level|Up Stream Producers:***[/LEFT]
[LEFT]AJ Papa/Frank Reyes/Louis Vigil[/LEFT]
Level|Up Photography/Web Design:
Bryan Gateb

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SCR 2011 Community Contributors

Fighting Gamers @ UCI – Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition ver. 2012 (Xbox 360)
*“FightingGamers@UCI (FG@UCI) is a student organization on the campus of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) for people who have an interest in fighting games. What began as a small club for UCI students, FG@UCI is now a community comprised of Southern California’s most passionate fighting gamers. *
Our mission is to host gatherings where fighting gamers can befriend, play, and learn with others. We accomplish this by providing a positive and enriching environment through our weekly sessions and occasional special events, which are all held at UCI and open to the general public. We strive to provide our members with resources necessary to enable their passion for fighting games.” - Fighting Gamers @ UCI

*Facebook: *http://on.fb.me/fightinggamersucigroup
*SRK: *http://bit.ly/fightinggamersuci
*E-mail: **fighting.gamers.uci@gmail.com*

The Box Arena – Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3(Xbox360)
"The Box Arena was established in 2009 to strengthen competitive Street Fighter players in San Diego. Our goal was always to provide well organized tournaments, San Diego’s first livestream for Street Fighter, and the type of events required to put San Diego’s fighting game scene back on the map. To date, The Box Arena has adopted the reputation of having some of the highest quality streams, events, and arguably the best food of any Fighting Game organization. " - The Box Arena

*Web Site: *http://www.theboxarena.com/
*Face Book: *http://www.facebook.com/theboxarena
*Twitter: *http://twitter.com/#!/TheBoxArena
*Twitchtv: *http://www.twitch.tv/theboxarena
*Smug Mug1: *http://natmecha.smugmug.com/The-Box-Arena
*Smug Mug2: *http://theboxarena.smugmug.com/

Test Your Might – Mortal Kombat(PS3)
“Test Your Might – built of tournament-driven players in November, 2009 – We are determined to rise in the competitive scene like never before by supporting, and being a part of all tournament and events; reaching out to our worldwide Mortal Kombat players in other parts of the world including Chile, The Philippines, The United Kingdom and more. We have created a central hub for all competitive players, and we are here to stay –testyourmight.com

*Web Site: *http://testyourmight.com/forum/content.php
*Face Book: *http://www.facebook.com/pages/Test-Your-Might/162079690469579
*Twitter: *http://twitter.com/#!/Test_Your_Might

Dream Cancel / Team Chaos – King of Fighters XIII(PS3)
“Dream Cancel was born from a thread on the Shoryuken.com forums in which users were discussing how to build a stronger scene for the King of Fighters game. This site is my contribution to that effort. I have attempted to create a place for all SNK/SNKP fans to gather, regardless of skill level.” - Dream Cancel

*Web Site: *http://dreamcancel.com/
*Twitter: *http://twitter.com/#!/dreamcancelsnk

**James Xie(Aksys Games) – Blazblue: Continuum Shift(PS3) **
“James Xie is an active tournament player/organizer and works heavily with the Blazblue/Arcana Heart communities. He’s always willing to support many fighting game genres and makes it a point to attend events in SoCal whenever he can.”

Web Site: http://www.aksysgames.com/

-Official Side Tournaments -

Level Up Your Game – Tekken 6(PS3)
**Level Up Your Game has been providing original content for competitive gamers since October 2009. With the release of our Level Up Your Game app for iOS we have also launched this website (Android version now available). This site will begin as the source for the latest news regarding future app developments and the Level Up Your Game video series and grow from there. Stay tuned as we have a lot more coming down the pipeline! Follow us on twitter and like us on facebook!”

*Web Site: *http://www.levelupyourgame.com/ - Level Up Your Game


www.kuroppi.com** – Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo**
*Kuroppi, DGV, Zaspacer – The community that organized the ST Casino Cup Tournament @ EVO 2011. *

*Web Site: *http://www.kuroppi.com/


ThirdStrike Junkies - Street Fighter 3: Third Strike Online Edition
EricxChin, MattxChin, Pherai - SoCal’s stronghold Third Strike community is keeping the scene alive and kicking with the latest version - 3s Online Edition!

Website: http://thirdstrikejunkies.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/249858825042672/
Twitter: @3sjunkies


Casual Gaming Stations provided by Epic Gamer Productions
Our good friends at EGP has been holding it down in SoCal by running events and supporting tournament players all year long. They’ll be providing ASUS/PS3 set ups at SCR2011 for all your casual gaming needs! 1v1 ‘grudge’ matches anyone?? First come, first served!

Website: www.EpicGamerProductions.com
Twitter: @EGP_Compton
Facebook: www.facebook.com/EpicGamerProductions

Feature Game Lineup:
Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition 2012(Xbox360)
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3(Xbox360)
Mortal Kombat(PS3)
King of Fighters XIII(PS3)
Blazblue: Continuum Shift(PS3)
Tekken Tag Tournament 2(Arcade)
Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo (Arcade)
Street Fighter 3: Third Strike Online Edition (Xbox360)

Mad Catz
Namco Bandai Games
Aksys Games
Autumn Games
Beyond Gaming

Prize Distribution:
[]-SSF4:AE and Ultimate MvC3 – If 128 but under 256 entrants – Top 8 pay out – 1st (60%), 2nd (20%), 3rd (10%), 4th (4%), 5th (2%), 6th (2%), 7th (1%), 8th (1%). If 256 or more entrants – Top 16 pay out – prize distribution TBA
] -KOF XIII, MK, and BB:CS – Top 4 pay out – 1st(65%), 2nd(20%), 3rd(10%), 4th(5%)
[]-KOF XIII $1,000 Bonus Pot Powered by Atlus - Top 4 pay out – 1st(65%), 2nd(20%), 3rd(10%), 4th(5%)
]-Blazblue CS:2 $,1000 Bonus Pot Powered by Aksys - Top 4 pay out – 1st(65%), 2nd(20%), 3rd(10%), 4th(5%)
[]-Skullgirls $1,000 Tournament Powered by Autumn Games - Top 4 pay out – 1st(65%), 2nd(20%), 3rd(10%), 4th(5%)
]-Tekken Tag Tournament 2 $1,000 Tournament Powered by Namco Bandai Games - Top 4 pay out – 1st(65%), 2nd(20%), 3rd(10%), 4th(5%)
[]-Mad Catz will be providing awesome prizes to top placers! Prizes TBA!
]-HORI will be providing awesome prizes to top placers! Prizes TBA!
Headliner Tournament Fees:

Note – Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition ver.2012 and Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 are the only headliner games with a $20 buy in.
*** There is a mandatory $3.00 processing fee for Paypal.

[]Standard Registration (until Dec.4): $30 registration fee (+ processing fee), plus $10 per game.
]Late Registration (Dec.5 – Dec.9): $40 registration fee (+ processing fee), plus $10 per game.
[]On-Site Registration: $50 registration fee, plus $10 per game.
Official Side Tournament Fee:
]On-Site Registration fee is equivalent to a spectator pass(see spectator fee below).
[]Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo info - http://www.kuroppi.com/st-revival/scr/
]Registration fee applies only if the participant does not enter any headliner tournament. If the participants wishes to enter both, then the standard headliner registration fee applies.
Spectator Fee:
[]On-Site Spectator Fee: 2 Day Pass: $10 (1 Day Pass $5)
]Spectator fee applies to all attendees not participating in any headliner games.
[]Kids 12 years or younger are free, with adult supervision. (Not eligible for complimentary raffle)
Spectator Benefits:
]3 complimentary raffle tickets upon 2 day pass purchase. (1 complimentary raffle ticket upon 1 day pass purchase.)
[]Eligible to enter any official side events.
]Access to casual gaming stations with players from all over the world.
[]Exclusive SCR vendor deals from gaming peripheral, apparel companies, and more!
]Hands-on the latest titles and attractions from our sponsors. (More to be announced!)
SoCal Regionals Registration Page:

December 17-18, 2011

University of California, Irvine
Student Center
Ballroom C&D
Irvine, CA 92687
Web Site: www.studentcenter.uci.edu
Policies: http://www.policies.uci.edu/adm/tableofcontents.html
Campus Map:


Parking Structure on Pereira Dr -
All day parking $10
(In and out access is available as long as you keep your parking ticket)

Food and Beverage:
University Town Center – across campus
Food Court – Wendy’s, Wahoo’s, Panda Express, and Quizno’s with limited hours above ballroom

Recommended Airport:
John Wayne Airport
18601 Airport Way, #41
Santa Ana, CA
(949) 252-5200 ‎ ·

Recommended Hotel:
Atrium Hotel
18700 MacArthur Blvd., Irvine, CA 92612
(949) 833-2770, Fax: (949) 757-0330
Don Tran, Sales Manager, (949) 428-3797
E-mail: dtran@atriumhotel.com
UCI Rate: $95
*IMPORTANT: Mention that you’re a traveler visiting UCI and that you chose the hotel from this listing found on SNAP UCI. They should honor the rate posted on the aforementioned listing site to UCI visitors, which still stands at $95 as of now. Note that the rate is subject to change.
Atrium Complimentary:
Shuttle to and from UCI and John Wayne Airport
Full breakfast buffet
In-room Internet access

Other Local Accommodations:
Hotels: tinyurl.com/UCIHotels

SoCal Seeding Tournaments:
The following tournaments are eligible for seeding into SoCal Regionals -
WNF:AE - http://tinyurl.com/5uchnpv
UCI - http://tinyurl.com/6kqhoc6

APEX 2012 Seeding Information:
"First off, any player who attends*Socal Regionals will receive a 50% discount off of Apex’s venue fee! So, all you west coasters looking t save some money, and stay in the hype, make sure you’re hitting up SoCal Regionals!*
Secondly, SoCal Regionals is also going to act as an Apex Qualifier (One more to be announced!) for Mortal Kombat 9, Ultimate MvC3, and Super Street Fighter 4: AE! The top 8 placers in these games will receive seeding points for Apex, to ensure the best and most fair playing field we can possible give!" - APEX

APEX Site: http://apexsmash.com/

[LEFT]**Level|Up or SCR staff is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged articles.[/LEFT]
[LEFT]**Level|Up or SCR staff can eject any groups/individuals that cause harm or malicious intent from SCR at anytime.

[LEFT]2010 Flashback![/LEFT]

[LEFT]Revisit or watch this great doc series for the first time about SCR2010![/LEFT]

[LEFT]Redrapper’s Run it Back![/LEFT]

[LEFT]Our talented musician,director, and close friend Zaid ‘Redrapper’ Tabani has completed one of the greatest documentaries to date - Run it Back: The Road to SoCal Regionals. This 3 part doc. features yesterday’s and today’s generation of the fighting game community and their efforts in preparing for SCR. Also featured is a tribute to many arcades where competition was born and the importance of their existence. If you are new to the scene, this is the time where you gather all your friends to witness what you’re getting into =)[/LEFT]

[LEFT]Thanks Zaid for the great memories![/LEFT]
[LEFT]Part 1:[/LEFT]
[LEFT]Part 2:[/LEFT]
[LEFT]Part 3:[/LEFT]

God held SCR 2011 at UCI, the college of asian girls, and said, “This is good.”



Why does SoCal have to be in California!!?!?!?! ::trollface::

Stream monstering it up then. :slight_smile:




My thoughts exactly.

The perfect venue, the perfect idea of putting together all the big names from SoCal… how can you NOT be excited about this? SCR2011: The one to go to. No doubt!

SoCal KOF Community!!! We in there!!!

Mortal Kombat!!! :smiley:

why cant ssf4 be on ps3 too i can only play on pad but ill try to get a hitbox soon check out my friend dunhams review over athttp://www.shifted2u.com/shifted/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=923:hit-box-review&catid=46:gaming&Itemid=138

KOF13 will be teh hype!!!

I’ll be in there, super hyped for ultimate and so glad we get a major out here in Orange County! WE GOT THOSE!

you know we in there

Seriously considering finding a way to make it out there for this.

I will be there. <3


Colorado will be rolling down to this.