[Feb 26, 2012] Shadowloo Showdown 2k12: US Qualifiers UMVC3 & SSF4AE:2012 (Irvine, CA)


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Shadowloo.com Presents
February 26th 2012
Shadowloo Showdown International Qualifiers: United States
Hosted by Fighting Gamers @ UCI and Offcast
Featuring Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 and Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition: 2012

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For the past 2 years Shadowloo Showdown has grown in scale and scope to become a premiere international tournament. This year they are once again expanding the scope of their events by holding qualifiers in 8 different countries around the world.
Fighting Gamers @UCI and Offcast are honored to have been given the privilege of hosting the United States qualifiers. Fighting Gamers @UCI, fresh off of SoCal Regionals will be providing the venue and handling tournament organization. Offcast, a member of Level|Up Series, will be producing the stream.
**DATE:**February 26th, 2012
**Stream URL:**Twitch.tv/offcast or leveluplive.tv
TIME/SCHEDULE:

[LEFT]8:00 am - 10:00 am SSF4 & UMvC3 Registration Opens[/LEFT]
[LEFT]11:00 am - 5:00 pm SSF4 Tourney[/LEFT]
[LEFT]2:30 pm - 4:30 pm UMvC3 Registration Re-opens[/LEFT]
[LEFT]5:30 pm - 11:00 pm UMvC3 Tourney[/LEFT]
[LEFT]11:00 pm - 12:00 am Clean Up[/LEFT]
[LEFT][FONT=lucida grande]Earlier registers will be seeded. Come early to guaranteed spots.[/LEFT][/FONT]

FEES:$10 Entry Fee $10 Venue
NOTE PLAYERS FROM OTHER NORTH AMERICAN COUNTRIES SUCH AS CANADA AND MEXICO ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THIS QUALIFIER
LOCATION:
Student Center Pacific Ballroom CUniversity of California, IrvineIrvine, CA **MAPS:**The following link contains the campus map for your convenience. It is color coded to show you where we will be located as well as where you are able to park. NOTE PARKING AT THE STUDENT CENTER ACROSS THE STREET IS $10 SO PLEASE USE THIS MAP TO FIND FREE PARKING.

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The following link contains the Student Center map for your convenience.

[FONT=Tahoma]http://www.studentcenter.uci.edu/files/Directory-letter.pdf[/FONT]
FORMAT/RULES: Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 and Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition 20121. Double-elimination2. 2 out of 3 rounds; 99 second rounds3. 2 out of 3 sets for both Winner’s & Loser’s Bracket4. 3 out of 5 sets for Grand Finals. Loser’s finalist must win two 3 out of 5 sets against Winner’s finalist, while as Winner’s finalist only needs to win one5. Only loser may switch characters; however, you may change your Ultra/Assists at any time
1 PLAYER CAN NOT WIN BOTH QUALIFIERS
Winners will need to give organizers the following information
Issuing country/ :
Surname/ :
Given Name/ :
Nationality/ :
Date of birth/ :
Passport No. :

CAP: 128 Entrant Cap per tournament

**HOTELS:**The site links you to Hotels near UCI and their respective UCI rates.
[FONT=Arial]http://snap.uci.edu/viewXmlFile.jsp?resourceID=259[/FONT]
**AIRPORT: **John Wayne Airport18601 Airport Way Santa Ana, CA(949) 252-5183http://www.ocair.com/
STIPULATIONS:
***MUST HAVE A VALID PASSPORT BY March 10th * ****Qualifiers MUST have a valid Passport/ID by March 10th or they will forfeit their spots to the runner up. *
*If any qualifier backs out for ANY reason; life changing event, unforeseen acts of mother nature, US NO-FLY-LIST (you never know), that the runner-up team will be selected to go (3rd place if runner up team doesn’t go, and so on).
Here’s a useful site on where to apply for a US passport:
[FONT=Arial]Where to Apply[/FONT]

How long does it take to process?
[FONT=Arial]Processing Times[/FONT]

If you’re not a US citizen, you can use the US Embassy site.
Steps:

  1. Go to [FONT=Arial]U.S. Department of State[/FONT]
  2. Select your birth country
  3. Hover over ‘About Us’ in the top left of the navigation bar
  4. In the dropdown list, select ‘Contact Us’
  5. There should be a number for you to contact for the nearest Embassy/Consulate for your country.
  6. Call for an appointment
  7. Good luck!
    FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE SHADOWLOO AND SHADOWLOO SHOWDOWN VISIT:

[FONT=Arial]http://www.shadowloo.com/[/FONT]

[FONT=Arial]http://shadowlooshowdown.com/[/FONT]

[FONT=Arial]twitter.com/theshadowloo[/FONT]

[FONT=Arial]twitter.com/shadowlooshop[/FONT]

[FONT=Arial]facebook.com/theshadowloo[/FONT]

FIND FIGHTING GAMERS @ UCI:
Facebook Group: tinyurl.com/ucifgUCI SRK Thread:[FONT=Arial]http://bit.ly/fightinggamersuci[/FONT]E-mail: fighting.gamers.uci@gmail.com
FIND OFFCAST:
[FONT=Arial]twitch.tv/offcast[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]twitter.com/offcast[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]facebook.com/offcast[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]youtube.com/offcasts[/FONT]
FIND Level-Up Series
[FONT=Arial]www.levelup-series.com[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]twitter.com/levelupseries[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]facebook.com/levelupseries[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]youtube.com/levelupseries[/FONT]


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Bumping this since it is this upcoming weekend.