This will be GVN's 3rd sponsored tournament and we are looking to continue hosting more of these tournaments over time.
The Tekken 5 Dark Ressurection & Virtua Fighter 5 for PS3 tournament will be held Saturday April 21st, 2007 at the Virtual Rush Cyber Cafe in Media, PA. In the Granite Run Mall Parking Lot.
Registration will begin at 4pm. The show will begin at 6pm. Money matches may be held after the Tournament.
1145 W. Baltimore Pike
Media, PA 19063
Use mapquest to locate if traveling by car.
Directions via train and bus from Center city Philly.
Catch the train at either 30th Street station, Market East, or either Suburban Station. Take the R3 train towards Media/Elwyn. Hop off the train at Elwyn station. Walk to the bus stop and take the northbound 117 bus. The next stop is to the granite run mall. Get off at the mall and walk to the AMC theatre. Virtual Rush is located behind the AMC theatre.
*Note* Virtual Rush is behind the AMC theatre in the granite Run Mall Parking. Not in the Mall itself.
Venue fee is $15($10 for VR Hosting, $5 GVN fee)
Tekken 5 DR Tournament entry fee is $10
Virtua Fighter 5 Tournament entry fee is $10
Prize money will be divided:
1st place - 70%
2nd place - 20%
3rd place - 10%
Plus trophies for each placer
3/5 Rounds - 2/3 Games normal, 3/5 Game Semis, 4/7 Games Finals
Feel free to bring your own controller. No programmable/Macro controllers.
Character customization is not allowed.(Tekken 5 DR)
Life setting is 100%
Time is 60 seconds
Guard damage is off(Tekken 5 DR)
Stage select is random, unless players agree to a stage.
Winner of a match must continue using a character, loser may change his character.
I hope we have a good turnout for this tournament since Tekken has a bigger community than DOA. Our last tournament had 24 people in attendence.
The torunament has come and gone and I am happy to report that 24 people have attended this tournament. the results of the tournament are below.
DOA 4.1 Singles
2nd OoP Rabies
3rd Ninja CW
9th OoP Escaping Jail
9th Vanessa PMS
12th Divine Plague
16th Neurotic Sword
16th Kasumi Chan PMS
20th Hakke Fuuin (aka Chris)
20th Dee (that silly Tekken guy)
DOA 4.1 tag
2nd OoP Escaping Jail / OoP Rabies
7th Ninja CW
7th Kasumi Chan PMS/ Vanessa PMS
While I didn't place well, I had fun hosting and look forward to runing more tournaments. Congrats to Rikuto for placing first in both.
at 6pm est, the 2nd GVN philly challenge will begin. This time planning in advance has helped alot and the turn out is expected to be great. I will post tomarrow with the results, pics and video of the tournament. Goodluck to all contestants.