Video Game Tournaments:

  • Game version: US Nintendo Switch

  • Game Settings: 2 Stock, 6 Minute Time Limit, Custom Moves Off, Items Off, Equipment Off, Handicap Off, Pause Off, Damage Ratio 100%, 2/3 Games

  • Mii Fighters On (1-1-1-1 Default Miis)

  • Amiibos are banned.

  • Starter Stages: Battlefield (Miiverse), Final Destination, Lylat Cruise, Smashville, Town & City

  • Counterpick Stages: Dream Land 64, Duck Hunt

  • All Omega stages are banned.

  • First stage is decided by (Rock Paper Scissors) best of 1. Winner strikes, then loser strikes twice, then winner. (1-2-2-1)

  • Following stages decided by winner banning one stage from all stages, then loser choosing.

  • Winning player is not locked into the same character for the next match, but has to pick before loser selects character.

  • You may not choose a stage you have already won on unless mutually agreed to.

  • You may not play on a stage that is not on the available stages list. This will result in a double disqualification.

  • Maximum allowed time between games is 60 seconds. Any player violating this rule will be issued a loss.

  • Sudden Death with a tied percentage/stock count will NOT determine the outcome of a tied game. A playoff match with 1 stock/2 minutes will determine the winner.

  • There will be no loading anything on to the tournament consoles.

  • Tournament fee: $10

  • Double Elimination

  • Default settings

  • 2/3 Games per Set

  • 3/5 Games for Losers & Winners Final

  • 3/5 Games for Grand Finals

  • Winner must keep characters

  • Loser may switch

  • Random stage select

  • Game version: US PlayStation 4

  • Game Settings: Versus,  First to Three Rounds, 60 Seconds

  • Stage Select: Random

  • Character Customizations: Off

  • Tournament fee: $5

General Video Game Rules:
 

  • ​All games will be played on the default settings, unless otherwise specified, below.

  • All macros available via the in-game controller configuration menu are allowed.

  • Hardware programmable input entry, rapid-fire, or other hardware assisted mechanisms are strictly forbidden.

  • Accidentally pausing the game at any time during the fight may force you to forfeit the round (solely at a judge’s discretion).

  • Any player using “Random Select” to pick their character, must “Random Select” again if they win the match, provided that there is no way to pick a certain character in the random box.

  • You must provide your own controller for games; there is no guarantee that anyone will have your preferred method of control.

  • All converters are the responsibility of the player. All Cronus Max converters are not allowed.

  • All wireless controllers which pair to the XBOX ONE, XBOX 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Nintendo WiiU are banned.

  • XBOX One wireless controllers are allowed to be used only with a USB cable, and no batteries or battery pack in the controller.

  • Removing the battery or otherwise disabling these controllers is NOT OK.  You may not use these controllers under any circumstances.

  • 3rd party controllers which pair to a dongle like the MadCatz controllers and well as the Dual Shock 4 are fine.

Tabletop Game Tournaments:

Tournament fee: $10

All gaming events are subject to change.


It is recommended you bring your own controller; it is not guaranteed that we will have enough for everyone to play. When you bring your own games, systems, or controllers, they are not our responsibility.


Entry fees are not included in any kind of con pass. All tournaments will have 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes. Prizes will be cash pool split (70:20:10).
Sign-ups will be at the Registration table any time before the tournament begins.
 Please try to sign up at least an hour before the desired tournament begins.

 

The game room will be open for free play at all times for any systems or space that is not being used for tournaments.
Any rules are subject to change.


Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Soul Calibur 6, and Dragonball Fighter Z tournaments brought to you by Stage 2 Games. Pokemon TCG tournament brought to you by Visual J Rock of Hot Springs, AR.

 

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