Down Right Fierce, presented by GEEX - Sandy (SLC area), Utah - 7/ 16-17 /2010


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Down Right Fierce
presented by GEEX, Gaming and Electronics EXpo

GEEX is an expo for anything nerdy, but with a focus on gaming. Console and PC game tournaments will be the major events for the expo, including a SSF4 tournament. Check out the GEEX website for information about the rest of the expo. There’s plenty of other stuff to do to make your venue fee worth it.

Tournament page on the GEEX website is up!
Please pre-register before GEEX to make registration much smoother.

If you are registering for both 1v1 and 3v3, you will need to register for them separately. Also, for 3v3, each member of the team must register for themselves.

Date:
July 16 - 17 (Friday - Saturday), 2010

Schedule:

Friday July 16, 2010
10:00 am - 3:00 pm 3v3 Additional Registration and Organization
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm 3v3 Tournament Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm 3v3 Finals in the console area

Saturday July 17, 2010
10:00 am - 11:00 pm 1v1 Additional Registration and Organization
11:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1v1 Tournament Rounds
2:00 pm 1v1 Finals on the Main Tournament Stage

Location:
South Towne Expo Center
9575 South State Street
Sandy, UT

Parking is free
TRAX station across the street

Games:
SSF4 (1v1)
SSF4 (3v3)

There will be tournaments for other games as well, but nothing SRK would be concerned about.

Entry:
Venue fee: $13 (pre-reg only, at-the-door is $18) for both days, which also counts for the rest of the expo
SSF4 tournament fee: $10
3v3 SSF4 fee: $10 per person ($30 per team)

Participating in both tournaments is a total of $33

Venue fee is waived if you bring a Xbox 360 and a SSF4.

If you are a student, make sure you get the $5/day student discount toward the venue fee, details on the GEEX website.

Prizes:
First Place
70% of Tournament Entry Fees

Second Place
20% of Tournament Entry Fees

Third Place
10% of Tournament Entry Fees

Additional Prizes will be provided by sponsors MadCatz, Tritton Technologies and GamerGrub. Details as soon as we get them.

Rules:

[LIST]
[]Double Elimination
[
]XBox 360 version only
[]best of 2/3 matches
[
]1 match = best of 2/3 rounds
[]Time: 99 (default)
[
]Default health handicap
[]All characters allowed
[
]Double Blind Pick (prevents counterpicking) will be available for first match only
[]Loser Final, Winner Final and Grand final will be 2/3 rounds, 3/5 matches
[
]Winner keeps same character, loser can change
[/LIST]

Bring Your Own Controller (turbo/programmable functions on controllers are not allowed, arcade sticks OK)

3v3 only:
[LIST]
[]Double Elimination
[
]Each team must use 3 different characters (no double Sagats etc)
[]Players must use the same character throughout tournament
[
]Format is Winner stays format (ie. Team 1, 2, 3 vs. Team 4, 5, 6: 1 beats 4, 1 beats 5, 6 beats 1, 2 beats 6. Team 1, 2, 3 wins.)
[]Matches are 2/3 rounds, only play 1 match
[
]Winner Final, Loser Final and Grand Finals will be 2/3 matches
[*]Losing team in finals may switch their order, winning team must keep same
[/LIST]

Players must bring up any problem during game play (ie. cheating, broken controller, etc.) AT THE TIME it occurs and may request a judge. All judges rulings are final.

Format and times are subject to change.

Additional Info:

Food and drinks will be available =D. Obviously, none of it is allowed near the electronic equipment.

Monitors:
(x16) Dell 2407WFP
24in.
Response time of "6 ms typical (Grey to Grey) / 16 ms typical (Black to White)"
Supplied by Alliant Events

On-Stage Finals: Top 4 of the bracket will be played on stage, EVO style. All of the tournaments will have their finals on-stage Saturday afternoon/evening.


#2

YYEEEAAAHHHH!!! Im excited


#3

This is sweet, right before my birthday. I plan to be there.


#4

I’ll go if I don’t work during, but I’ll already be asking for Evo off so I dunno if I’ll be able to get this too.


#5

I updated the OP with new info:

Tournament rules
Entry / prize info updated
possible 3v3 info added

Tournament page on GEEX website coming soon! Tournament page will have info on all tournaments and pre-registration.
**
We need people to bring setups.** Bringing a full setup (TV + Xbox + SSF4) will get you into the GEEX Show for free (the venue fee is waived)


#6

luxun is a P I M P

oh, and FREE MONEY!!!


#7

i can probably bring a set up


#8

Facebook Group has been made. Join up and show the excitement! Down Right Fierce Tournament


#9

Updated OP

The tournament page on the GEEX website is up now. Check OP for the link and pre-register.

Only info left to update is the exact schedule and the exact prizes.