GameUniCon's Sunday SF4 Tournament now a $2500 Prize Pool Aug 21-23 Marlborough, MA!


#1

Street Fighter 4 Sunday** $10 Tournament**
***THIS TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN CHANGED TO A GUARANTEED $2500 PRIZE POOL!

1st - 60% of the pot - MINIMUM $1500
2nd - 20% of the pot - MINIMUM $500
3rd - 10% of the pot - MINIMUM $250
4th - 4% of the pot - MINIMUM $100
5th - 2% of the pot - MINIMUM $50
5th - 2% of the pot - MINIMUM** $50**
7th -1% of the pot - MINIMUM $25
7th - 1% of the pot - MINIMUM $25
(Note that when the tourney is over there will be two people that tie for 5th and 7th place)
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There is also a Saturday $500 added in first place tournament! More Info Below!**

Saturday Tournament has Random Seeding but Sunday Tournament will be seeded by Saturday’s results. You can still enter just Sunday’s Tournament but you will be randomly seeded.

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW!!!

**BANDS

Bang Camaro
Freezepop
Powerglove
The Konami Kode
The Megas
Jesus Candy
Planetoid
**

Registration has begun at www.gameuniverseconvention.com and www.gameunicon.com !

Game Universe Convention 2009 will be a 3- Day Event taking place THIS AUGUST!

Location: Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center
181 Boston Post Road West Marlborough, MA 01752-1883

WE WILL BE SELLING HOTEL ROOMS AT A DISCOUNTED RATE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE GameUniCon.com wait and buy them from us! $99.99 a night for 4 People!

HUGE CASH PRIZE Tournaments being held:

Convention Ticket $40 or $30 with entrance to a Tournament! (gets you in to all 3 days, 24 hours a day and concerts)

Halo 3 4v4 Sat $100
Halo 3 2v2 Sunday $50
Halo 3 FFA Friday $25
Super Smash Bros Brawl Singles Sat $15
Super Smash Bros Brawl Doubles Sat $20
Super Smash Bros Melee Singles Sun $15
Super Smash Bros Melee Doubles Sun $20
Super Smash Bros Plus Later Friday $10
Super Smash Bros 64 Early Friday $5
Street Fighter 4 sat $20
Street Fighter 4 sunday $10
Street Fighter 4 Friday 3v3 Team Battle $15
Soul Calibur IV Invitational Tournament Sat- Final Bracket of it Sunday $15
Soul Calibur IV 3v3 Teams Friday $15
WWE Smackdown vs Raw 2009 1v1 Tournament Sunday $10
Rock Band 2 Full Band Sat $40 Per Band
Rock Band 2 Drums Friday $10
Rock Band 2 Guitar Friday $10
Rock Band 2 Vocals Friday $10
Guitar Hero Metallica Guitar Only Tournament Sunday $10
Guitar Hero Smash Hits Guitar Only Tournament Sunday $10
2am Tetris Tournament Sat Night $10
2am Air Hockey Tournament Friday Night $10
Marvel vs Capcom 2 Early Friday $5
Tatsunoko vs Capcom Early Friday $5
Super Street Fighter II HD Remix Early Saturday $5
Street Fighter III Third Strike Early Saturday $5
BlazBlue Early Sunday $5
King of Fighters XII Early Sunday $5

players must bring their own

Wired XBOX 360 Controller or Wireless with a Play n Charge kit for Halo 3 REQUIRED

XBOX 360 Drums, Guitar, or Microphone for Rock Band and Guitar Hero REQUIRED

Gamecube Controller or Wii Remote for Smash Bros. Melee or Brawl REQUIRED

PS3 Controller or Joystick for Fighting Games (we may have a very limited amount of house controllers for these however, please bring your own)

Check rules section for each specific game.

NO GAME PLAY EFFECTING CONTROLLER MODS ALLOWED.

There will also be some fun tournaments that happen “on the spot” like the Battletoads Speed Run where it would be paid for in person $1 per try with an attendant. Or the Under 13 Smash Tournament.

Street Fighter 4 - Guaranteed $3000 in Cash Prizes
Halo 3 - Guaranteed $2000 in Cash Prizes
Smash Bros Melee/Brawl - Guaranteed $2000 in Cash Prizes
Soul Calibur 4 - Guaranteed $1000 in Cash Prizes

A Large Freeplay Area to just have fun and play the newest console, import, arcade and classic games.

A Dive-In Movie Theater where you can swim and watch movies!

A Pokemon Meet-Up Battle and Trading Session! (Bring your DS!)

Panels featuring comedy, video game information and industry professionals!

A Dealer’s Area with Video Games, Comics, Toys and more!

This will not only be a very competitive high-level Tournament for several games but also a fun event for the casual gamer to attend and have fun hanging out with friends and playing games!

www.gameuniverseconvention.com

For information about Game Universe Store and our weekly in store Tournaments


Game Universe
1251 Worcester Rd
Framingham, MA
(508)370-4263

**Street Fighter 4 and other Fighting Game Tournament Format
**

Street Fighter 4 Saturday $10 Tournament

Payouts

1st - 40% of the pot plus $500
2nd - 25% of the pot
3rd - 15% of the pot
4th - 10% of the pot
5th - 4% of the pot
5th - 4% of the pot
7th - 1% of the pot
7th - 1% of the pot
(Note that when the tourney is over there will be two people that tie for 5th and 7th place)

Saturday Tournament has Random Seeding but Sunday Tournament will be seeded by Saturday’s results. You can still enter just Sunday’s Tournament but you will be randomly seeded.

Street Fighter 4 Sunday ** $10 Tournament**
***THIS TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN CHANGED TO A GUARANTEED $2500 PRIZE POOL!

1st - 60% of the pot - MINIMUM $1500
2nd - 20% of the pot - MINIMUM $500
3rd - 10% of the pot - MINIMUM $250
4th - 4% of the pot - MINIMUM $100
5th - 2% of the pot - MINIMUM $50
5th - 2% of the pot - MINIMUM** $50**
7th -1% of the pot - MINIMUM $25
7th - 1% of the pot - MINIMUM $25
(Note that when the tourney is over there will be two people that tie for 5th and 7th place)

Tournaments will take place on Playstation 3 Systems. (We will have some 360’s setup for free play so you can bring your 360 sticks)

YOU MUST BRING A PS3 JOYSTICK OR CONTROL PAD TO ENTER A TOURNAMENT! (we may have some limited controllers but this is strongly, strongly discouraged.)

Double Elimination with Pooling

Best 2 out of 3 Rounds best 2 out of 3 Matches

Loser’s Bracket Finals and Winner’s Bracket Finals 3 out of 5 Matches

**Street Fighter 4 3v3 Tournament Format
**

1st - 50% of the pot
2nd - 25% of the pot
3rd - 15% of the pot
4th - 10% of the pot
*if turnout warrants it there is a possibility of paying out the top 8 places!

Tournaments will take place on Playstation 3 Systems. (We will have some 360’s setup for free play so you can bring your 360 sticks)

YOU MUST BRING A PS3 JOYSTICK OR CONTROL PAD TO ENTER A TOURNAMENT! (we may have some limited controllers but this is strongly, strongly discouraged.)

Double Elimination

Best 2 out of 3 Rounds best 2 out of 3 Matches

Loser’s Bracket Finals and Winner’s Bracket Finals 3 out of 5 Matches

More specific rules to come!


#2

This sounds like it’s going to be awesome! You can count me in Jamie.


#3

We are planning a lot of sick stuff!


#4

I think I pre-registered. Will I get some sort of confirmation? :smiley:


#5

You will get email conformation. I think it only sends them out on Fridays though… So just answer the email when you get it. :slight_smile:

Thanks so much! This is gonna be amazing!


#6

I believe I too shall pre-register, just in case


#7

Awesome. Picture Preregistering as an “Interest List” .

If we show the hotels and bank that we have enough people interested they will give us better deals and more money to make the Con awesome!


#8

i’ll more than likely go.

add CvS2 to the mix and you got a definite from me :wgrin:


#9

Would like more information on the Battletoads NES speedrun. I won’t speculate about potential rules/win conditions but I am highly interested in that (seriously!). Thanks!


#10

Can you do that speedrun because it seems impossible.


#11

Got my confirmation e-mail :smiley:


#12

Awesome! We are getting a lot of hype for the Battletoads Speed Run already! Also the SF4 is getting big too!


#13

We have been in contact with some major celebrities lately and should have some awesome announcements of confirmed appearances soon!


#14

Has the date been confirmed for August 21st-23rd?


#15

Def Going :smiley:


#16

this is gonna be mad tigth, defenatly showing up.


#17

I hope I did the pre-reg correctly.


#18

GameUniCon is going to be insane… Tickets may go on sale next week… You will want to sign up BEFORE we announce the bands. Seriously we are getting bands that could draw 3000-6000 people on their own without a convention.


#19

Huge Update Please Sticky!


#20

Guys need your help to hype this up! We have alot of the money going into SF4 and I want this to be huge! Please Pre-Reg that up for SF and lets show WC whose the best