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Hey guys, GameUnicon is growing to be the largest tournament/convention for video games on the East Coast. We are hosting a SFIV tournament with guaranteed $1000 in cash prizes.
ALL the information you need is here
Or check out: www.gameunicon.com
GameUniCon is going to be awesome!
We are psyched to announce
(AS FEATURED IN ROCK BAND AND GUITAR HERO)
WILL be performing at GameUniCon on Friday Night!!!
Check out their music at http://www.myspace.com/freezepop
Here is just a small amount of the video games they have appeared in...
TNA WRESTLING KNOCKOUT Velvet Sky
Will be making an apperance and signing autographs!
Her segments with "The Beautiful People" are currently the HIGHEST rated segments on any show on Spike TV.
Check out her pics at http://www.myspace.com/talia_doll and you will see why.
All this in addition to
The Konami Kode
STILL MORE TO COME!
Tickets on sale now at
MAKE SURE IF YOU WANT TO ENTER A TOURNAMENT TO BUY YOUR TICKETS EARLY BECAUSE THE BANDS WE ANNOUNCE WILL SELL OUT THE CONVENTION.
We are staggering the announcement of bands with the tickets going on sale so all of the Tournament players have a fair chance to sign up!
Preregistration has begun at www.gameuniverseconvention.com and www.gameunicon.com !
What is GameUniCon?
Game Universe Convention 2009 will be a 3- Day Event taking place THIS AUGUST!
Convention Ticket $40 or $30 with entrance to a Tournament! (gets you in to all 3 days, 24 hours a day and concerts)
Location: Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center
181 Boston Post Road West Marlborough, MA 01752-1883
WE WILL BE SELLING HOTEL ROOMS AT A DISCOUNTED RATE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE GameUniCon.com wait and buy them from us! $99.99 a night for 4 People!
HUGE CASH PRIZE Tournaments being held:
Halo 3 4v4 Sat $100
Halo 3 2v2 Sunday $50
Halo 3 FFA Friday $25
Super Smash Bros Brawl Singles Sat $15
Super Smash Bros Brawl Doubles Sat $20
Super Smash Bros Melee Singles Sun $15
Super Smash Bros Melee Doubles Sun $20
Super Smash Bros Plus Later Friday $10
Super Smash Bros 64 Early Friday $5
Street Fighter 4 sat $20
Street Fighter 4 sunday $10
Street Fighter 4 Friday 3v3 Team Battle $15
Soul Calibur IV Invitational Tournament Sat- Final Bracket of it Sunday $15
Soul Calibur IV 3v3 Teams Friday $15
WWE Smackdown vs Raw 2009 1v1 Tournament Sunday $10
Rock Band 2 Full Band Sat $40 Per Band
Rock Band 2 Drums Friday $10
Rock Band 2 Guitar Friday $10
Rock Band 2 Vocals Friday $10
Guitar Hero Metallica Guitar Only Tournament Sunday $10
Guitar Hero Smash Hits Guitar Only Tournament Sunday $10
2am Tetris Tournament Sat Night $10
2am Air Hockey Tournament Friday Night $10
Marvel vs Capcom 2 Early Friday $5
Tatsunoko vs Capcom Early Friday $5
Super Street Fighter II HD Remix Early Saturday $5
Street Fighter III Third Strike Early Saturday $5
BlazBlue Early Sunday $5
King of Fighters XII Early Sunday $5
***players must bring their own:
Wired XBOX 360 Controller or Wireless with a Play n Charge kit for Halo 3 REQUIRED
XBOX 360 Drums, Guitar, or Microphone for Rock Band and Guitar Hero REQUIRED
Gamecube Controller or Wii Remote for Smash Bros. Melee or Brawl REQUIRED
PS3 Controller or Joystick for Fighting Games (we may have a very limited amount of house controllers for these however, please bring your own)
Check rules section for each specific game.
NO GAME PLAY EFFECTING CONTROLLER MODS ALLOWED.
There will also be some fun tournaments that happen "on the spot" like the Battletoads Speed Run where it would be paid for in person $1 per try with an attendant. Or the Under 13 Smash Tournament.
Halo 3 - Guaranteed $2000 in Cash Prizes
Smash Bros Melee/Brawl - Guaranteed $2000 in Cash Prizes
Street Fighter 4 - Guaranteed $1000 in Cash Prizes
Soul Calibur 4 - Guaranteed $500 in Cash Prizes
Performances by Video Game Related Bands
Jesus Candy (Game Universe's Jamie's band from Rhode Island)
The Konami Kode
And two unannounced bands that will blow your mind!!!
(Check our official forums for updates)
Gameunicon will also feature:
A Large Freeplay Area to just have fun and play the newest console, import, arcade and classic games.
A Pokemon Meet-Up Battle and Trading Session! (Bring your DS!)
Panels featuring comedy, video game information and industry professionals!
A Dealer's Area with Video Games, Comics, Toys and more!
This will not only be a very competitive high-level Tournament for several games but also a fun event for the casual gamer to attend and have fun hanging out with friends and playing games!
For more information and future updates please check out
wow...AMAZING deal. I work at a video game store (not gamestop) and was waiting for us to get a used copy of nuts and bolts so i can get it very cheep (i pay cost), and this deal beats that. I need this game!