[Sep 2, 2011] Focus Fire and Keits Present - Fighter X Shooter - $2k in Bonus... (Northbrook, IL)


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Focus Fire and Keits are coming together to put on a Labor Day Weekend event you’ll never forget. Fighting games, shooting games, and an expertly run event with professional grade equipment.

Introducing Fighter X Shooter! (Fighter Cross Shooter)

**Trailer - **

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Galloping Ghost Arcade Qualifier, Win Entry and Prizes -

**Online Qualifier Tournament, Win Entry and Prizes - **

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FraggedNation and Focus Fire have teamed up to create an online qualifier tournament for the upcoming Fighter X Shooter event in Chicago-Northbrook. The games that we were able to use include Marvel vs Capcom 3 and Mortal Kombat 9. Test your gaming skills against other players for your chance to win some cool prizes and free entrance/venue into Fighter X Shooter! The tournaments are 100% FREE TO ENTER so be sure to sign-up and get ready to play, you have nothing to lose!
MvC3 PRIZES

1st Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, $50 PSN Card, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
2nd Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, $25 PSN Card, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
3rd Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
MK9 PRIZES

1st Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, $50 PSN Card, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
2nd Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, $25 PSN Card, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
3rd Place - Free Entry, Free Venue, Focus-Fire SWAG BAG
MORE INFO ON THIS ONLINE EVENT

Registration -

Head over to the Registration website. Here are pricing details -

COST -
$10 entrance fee per tournament game
$30 venue fee per player (fighters, sports) (good for entire weekend)
$60 venue fee per team (shooters) (good for entire weekend)
$10 spectator/casual pass (good for entire weekend)
WARNING: If you do not pre-reg, you MAY still sign up for tournaments at the door day of. However, the venue fee day of will be $40 for fighter/sports players and $80 for shooter teams! To avoid this higher fee, please [SIZE=12px][COLOR=#ff0000][COLOR=#000000]pre-register[/COLOR] online before Aug 31, 2011.[/SIZE][/COLOR]

Hotel Reservations -

Crown Plaza Chicago-Northbrook - Online reservations coming soon.
Use group code FXS
2875 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062
Room rate is $69/night, and you support the event by staying at the hotel.

**Games List - **
Marvel vs Capcom 3 (singles, PS3)
Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition (singles, PS3)
Mortal Kombat 9 (singles, PS3)
Mystery Game Tournament (singles, Various Consoles)
3rd Strike Online Edition (singles, PS3)
Call of Duty Black Ops (4 vs 4 teams, 360)
Halo Reach (4 vs 4 teams, 360)
Madden 2012 (singles, Platform TBA)

Side tournaments for Super Turbo and Vampire on Zenblaster’s cabs!

PAYOUTS/BONUS POTS -
$2,000 in bonus pots will be paid out! Bonus pots will spread across the top 8 players/teams (poker style). 100% of tournament entrance fee’s will also go to the top 8.

Currently bonus pots are as follows:

Super Street Fighter AE ($300)
Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 ($300)
Mortal Kombat 9 ($250)
3rd Strike Online ($150)
Madden 12 ($200)
Call Of Duty Black Ops 4v4 ($500)
Halo Reach 4v4 ($400)
Bonus pots will increase depending on the number of entrants in each game. Keep reading for more info.

FIGHTERS
If 64+ players enter - Bonus pot doubles for that specific game!
If 128+ players enter - Bonus pot triples for that specific game!
If 256 players enter - Bonus pot will be $2000!
Example: If 64 or more players enter SSFIV AE, the bonus pot will double, making the payout $600 instead of $300. If 128 or more players enter, the bonus pot will go up to $900. If 256 players enter, the bonus pot will go up to $2,000.
SHOOTERS
If 32+ teams enter - Bonus pot doubles for that specific game!
If 64 teams enter - Bonus pot triples for that specific game!
Example: If 32 or more teams enter Black Ops, the bonus pot will double, making the payout $1,000 instead of $500. If 64 teams enter, the bonus pot will go up to $1,500.
SPORTS
If 32+ players enter - Bonus pot doubles for Madden 12!
If 64+ players enter - Bonus pot triples for Madden 12!
If 128 players enter - Bonus pot will be $1,500!
Example: If 32 or more players enter Madden 12, the bonus pot will double, making the payout $400 instead of $200. If 64 or more players enter, the bonus pot will go up to $600. If 128 players enter, the bonus pot will go up to $1,500.

For Fighting Games, the Payout Percentage breakdown is as follows;
1st - 45%
2nd - 25%
3rd - 12%
4th - 6%
5th - 4%
7th - 2%

Special Event List-
Marvel vs Capcom 3 Team-of-Characters Auction
Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition Character Auction
Mortal Kombat 9 Character Auction
SSF4AE TEAM WAR - New team tournament format filled with absurdity. Enter alone, join a team of your peers, and take your enemy’s money.

GIVEAWAYS/RAFFLES -
There will be plenty of free items given away and tons of raffles taking place. Companies such as Focus Fire, Madcatz, NetherRealm, Atlus, Gaming Generations & others will be showing off items and giving away some great stuff. More info on giveaways & raffles will be coming soon.

STREAMS -
There will be 2 professional streams setup w/ commentary, one for fighters and one for shooters. If you would like to help commentate, please [COLOR=#000000]contact us[/COLOR] immediately.

SCHEDULE -

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**FRIDAY **

  • Venue Opens at 1PM
  • Special Events and Free Play

SATURDAY
VENUE OPENS AT 10AM

  • Super Street Fighter AE (ps3)

  • Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 (ps3)

  • Mortal Kombat 9 (ps3)

  • 3rd Strike Online (ps3)

  • Mystery Game Tournament (various)

  • Madden 12 – Starts at 2pm (xbox 360)

  • Call Of Duty Black Ops 4v4 – Starts at 2pm (xbox 360)

  • Halo Reach 4v4 – Starts at 2pm (xbox 360)

SUNDAY
VENUE OPENS AT 10AM
- Finals For:

  • 3rd Strike Online (top 4, starts at 10am)

  • Mystery Game (top 16, starts at 11am)

  • Mortal Kombat 9 (top 16, starts at roughly 2pm, when Mystery finishes)

  • Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 (top 16, starts at roughly 5pm, when MK9 finishes)

  • Super Street Fighter AE (top 16, starts at roughly 8pm, when MvC3 finishes)

  • Madden 12 – Starts at 10am

  • Call Of Duty Black Ops 4v4 – Starts at 11am

  • Halo Reach 4v4 – Starts at 4pm

Info from Focus Fire’s Evan and Ben -

Official Flier

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**Fighting Game Rules Ammendements - **
All rules can be found on the Focus Fire website. We are, however, going to allow Skarlet, Kenshi, and Rain in Mortal Kombat 9.


Springfield, MO - No, really, we play fighting games here!
Canton OH: Go easy on us
Columbia, MO: It's just Too BRISK, baby
Omaha, NE : Marvelous Street Kombat
Iowa: Maize of Defeat
Fort Wayne, IN - someone please post something for crying out loud
KENTUCKY!111 NEW THREAD! Now SSF4 hate FREE! POST UP IF YOU'RE in the KY
Columbus, OH - Made you look, Avi!
W. Lafayette, IN Gatherings Every Tues.. RANBATS Every other Tues. First Ranbat 1/25
Kansas City Gaming: Hype for No Reason
Milwaukee: Too grimey for the rest of WI
UIUC/Central IL 2016 Thread - IFD Land! Facebook group more active
STL Garbage VIII: Garbage 3.0 - DON'T SHAKE MY HAND!
Cincinnati OH, Dayton OH, and Northern Kentucky: I have the best Wesker!
Minnesota: Keep it Classy!
CHICAGO 2016-2017 Thread: Welcome New Players, check out the Facebook Group page as its more active!
PowerUp Podcast: Midwest FGC and Beyond
Minnesota: Keep it Classy!
UIUC/Central IL 2016 Thread - IFD Land! Facebook group more active
W. Lafayette, IN Gatherings Every Tues.. RANBATS Every other Tues. First Ranbat 1/25
The Murda Mitten-Michigan 2010 1.2 thread
Minnesota: Keep it Classy!
Springfield, MO - No, really, we play fighting games here!
Iowa: Maize of Defeat
Indianapolis, IN: We do play games, I promise
Wichita, KS: Pass the salt please, we are in there
Fort Wayne, IN - someone please post something for crying out loud
Cincinnati OH, Dayton OH, and Northern Kentucky: I have the best Wesker!
Milwaukee: Too grimey for the rest of WI
CHICAGO 2016-2017 Thread: Welcome New Players, check out the Facebook Group page as its more active!
Kansas City Gaming: Hype for No Reason
Columbus, OH - Made you look, Avi!
STL Garbage VIII: Garbage 3.0 - DON'T SHAKE MY HAND!
[Aug 20, 2011] lAerial Rave 4.5 Ranking Battle 4.5(MVC3/SF4:AE/MK9) St.Louis... (Ogre's Games)
Wichita, KS: Pass the salt please, we are in there
Galactic Empire ClevelanD: Midwest thread titles are f-ing sad
The Murda Mitten-Michigan 2010 1.2 thread
#2

I’m in. Just as soon as I can get out of this wedding.


#3

I am so in there


#4

You know the deal Keits, you need me just holler!


#5

Hall Hawk is in. DON’T SHAKE MY HAND


#6

I need you. I’m hollering.


#7

Nice! Thanks again Keits!


#8

Labor Day Lame-Out. Turtles welcome. Cvs2 main event


#9

Mystery game tournament?


#10

YES Keits does it again, Thank you for bringing another soon to be amazing tournament! If its going to be anything like UFTG I will definitely make sure to register ahead of time and get there early for some games!!!


#11

Dont forget the Gaming Gen/Focus Fire crew… im sure they are providing all the equipment and they are co hosting it


#12

I’m in, down to help out wherever needed as well.


#13

RVNR - Happy to have you!

Heroic Legacy - You know ill try to make a mystery tournament happen :slight_smile:

Everyone - how did we feel about the auction events? Do we want to run those back?


#14

Adam, keep me in the know!!


#15

I think we could make a mystery game tourney happen


#16

Why is NorthBrook so popular? You guys got a thing against Chicago?


#17

dont think there is… just dont want another chinese restaurant style tourny


#18

Muun: LOL that’s funny. What’s so bad about that?


#19

Sweet Iam going its gonna be my first tourney hope I do well XD


#20

sweet! if it is anything like ufgt… then my venue fee wil be going towards balrog ball and a box of assorted manga as a prize