[Jan 13, 2012] UCSD WINTER GAME FEST 2012 (La Jolla, CA)

The Sixth College Technology Committee at the University of California, San Diego proudly presents:


UCSD’s annual video game tournament is back and better than ever! We’ve pulled out all the stops this year with more tournaments, more sponsors, and more on the line for what is sure to be an awesome time. Test your skills in one of our 8 tournaments for a shot at over $7000 in prizes, or just kick back for some casual gaming in our free play section! Best of all, everything is absolutely FREE (attendance, tournament participation)! Winter Game Fest 2012: 3 days, 2 ballrooms, one epic event.

WGF 2012 Tournament Roster
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012: 1v1
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3: 1v1
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition: 4v4
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3: 4v4
Super Smash Bros. Melee/Brawl: 1v1, 2v2
Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty: 1v1
League of Legends: 5v5

Visit www.sctechcomm.org for rules and registration (website currently being updated).

We have once again partnered with The Box Arena for our fighting game tournaments. Rules will be The Box Arena’s and there will be a strict Bring Your Own Wired Controller policy. 1st place winners for SSFIV and MvC will also receive a fightstick courtesy of Eightarc in addition to the monetary prize. EDIT: prize fightstick is the PS3 Ebony model.



The Box Arena:



Other sponsors:
Blizzard Entertainment
Play N Trade
Monster Energy Drink

I’ll update this post as the event gets closer for information about stuff like streams and when registration is open. I should be able to handle any questions in a timely manner. Hope to see you there!


Halo anniversary thats a bad idea the spawns on those maps right now are really bad they should just do the Halo Reach no bloom no sprint gametypes.

Will UMvC3 be played on xbox 360 or ps3 because I only have an xbox 360 stick D:

is there anyway that street fighter can be played on 360 because i only have an arcade stick for xbox

I can’t stay logged in for more than 2 seconds with the old account, so this is me now.

Registration will be open sometime today. Should be pretty soon as of this posting.

RE: Xbox 360 support: While the “official” fighting game tournaments will be on the PS3, if you can get 16 or so people together that want to play a particular game we can help you run a mini-tournament and provide some level of prize support for it. It won’t be as much as if you had entered the main tournament, but I suppose that’s a possibility.

Registration is officially open at www.sctechcomm.org!

Event Schedule: http://www.sctechcomm.org/schedule2012

Make sure to tune in www.twitch.tv/theboxarena for complete WGF 2012 coverage of UMVC3 (Sat) & SSF4: AE 2012 (Sun).


what time will umvc3 tournament start?