High Stakes Tekken Weekend In Atlanta July 18-19, 2014


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Repost from http://www.atlgamersociety.com/tekken-tournament-atlanta-georgia

ATL GAMER SOCIETY PRESENTS AN ENTERTAINMENT PACKED WEEKEND OF EXCLUSIVE TEKKEN TAG EXHIBITION GAMES (TTT2 / PS3) - ATLANTA, GEORGIA - SUMMER 2014

Featuring $2,500 Guaranteed Pot Main Event Tournament. Confirmed players include Inkognito, Kor, Lil Majin, Anakin, and more!

HIGH STAKES PRE-TOURNAMENT - Friday July 18, 2014 8:30 PM. $100 Entry. 100% Payout. Winner take ALL. Double Elim. 3/5 all games. Completely random seeding and Bye assignment by live drawing. $10 spectator fee on Friday night.

All High Stakes Players will receive FREE ENTRY to the following evening’s PAIRS TOURNAMENT. They can partner with any other player, but past TTT2 Major Tournament Champions cannot be on the same team.

MAIN EVENT TOURNAMENT - Saturday July 19, 2014 2:00 PM. $60 entry fee (no venue fee). Double Elim seeded by skill and separated by region/scene. 3/5 all games. $20 spectator fee on Saturday.

PAIRS TOURNAMENT - A SINGLE ELIM Pairs Tournament begin after the Main Event Top 8 is reached. The winning team will be awarded 1st-$240 and 2nd-$120 (a $360 total POT BONUS). Number of teams will be capped at 16, target tournament time 1 hour. $20 entry per additional player / $40 per team if seats are available, first come first served. 3/5 all games. Completely random seeding and Bye assignment by live drawing.

THE MAIN EVENT: TOP 8 - Will resume after the conclusion of the Pairs Tournament.

Guaranteed MINIMUM payout for the Main Event:
1st place - $1250
2nd - $750
3rd - $300
4th - $200

The total payout will be $30 times the number of participants, distributed 1st-50%, 2nd-30%, 3rd-12%, 4th-8%, with a GUARANTEED MINIMUM of $2,500 and NO MAXIMUM. Prizes will be awarded in cash immediately after the tournament.

TOURNAMENT RULES

  1. Tekken Tag Tournament 2 for PlayStation 3 only at the venue all weekend. Free casuals and money matches all day/night. Setups may be provided for non-Tekken money matches if stakes are at least $20.

  2. Bring your own controller. PS3 desync station available for wireless controllers.

  3. Spectator fees and door fees strictly enforced.

  4. At any time before the Pairs Tournament, the High Stakes player may transfer their Pairs Tournament seat to any player as long as past TTT2 Major Tournament Champions are separated, for example if they prefer to focus on the Main Event tournament.

  5. In the Main Event tournament, bracket seed and Bye assignments will be determined by global ranking/skill. In the High Stakes tournament, players will not be seeded by skill; only separated by scene/region upon request. Unranked players will be seeded randomly.

  6. Best effort will be made to separate players from the same scene/region in early rounds but ABSOLUTELY no swapping bracket seats once the tournament is in progress.

PLAYER REGISTRATION - ALL TOURNAMENTS
All players are requested to register in person at the tournament venue on

  • Friday July 18, 2014 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM, or
  • Saturday July 19, 2014 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Call the venue to make other arrangements before July 18, if needed. ALL FEES ACCEPTED IN CASH OR CREDIT/DEBIT CARD ON SITE.

VENUE
E-Motions Game Room
6035 Peachtree Rd A201
Atlanta GA 30341
(404) 913-4263

LIVESTREAM

TRAVEL INFO
Closest Airport: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Hotel suggestions:
Closest - http://www.comfortinn.com/hotel-atlanta-georgia-GA738
Commercial Area - http://embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/georgia/embassy-suites-atlanta-perimeter-center-ATLPWES/index.html
Least Expensive - http://www.savannahsuites.com/Hotel_014.html

For possible group housing arrangements contact the TO or an ATL Tekken community member.