Thanks to everyone who attended the pinball tournament! We had a great turnout and congrats to Richard from Memphis who took 1st! Clint, Erik, and Peter from Buffalo rounded out the top 4. Keep an eye out, we might be announcing another one soon!
In its 19th year, MWC 2012 is bigger and better than ever! Part of the EVO series for a 4th year!
$25 cover charge for your first tournament. $10 per tournament entry fee EXCEPT for Super Turbo which is $20 to enter.
Your tournament crew:
Jason “DreamTR” Wilson
Richard “SlowJamzMixTape” Smith
Chris “Negro Justice” Brown
Brandon “GoldenOreos” Brocius
Jonathan “Milln” Conaway
Your tournament security
“Beat-em-up” (6’2, 400 pounds)
Game Galaxy (actual tournaments will be held in a location nearby)
Hickory Hollow Mall
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway
Antioch, TN 37013
Please note the ONLY items allowed for use in the tournament are unmodified pads and standard joysticks. The MK2 and UMK3 and ST arcade tournaments will only be played on the standard arcade equipment. Hitboxes, or “stickless sticks” which use buttons for movement WILL be allowed in this tourney. Turbo is not allowed in any tournament. If you have a question about a specific stick/pad to use, please contact us.
You must be on time. If you are not on time and REGISTERED before each tournament and want to enter late you will be charged an additional $10 IF we have room to place you in the bracket. Arriving late? Have friends SIGN YOU UP and PAY FOR YOUR ENTRY FEES/COVER CHARGES.
70-20-10 split for Top 3 spots in all games EXCEPT Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Mortal Kombat 2, and Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3.
Special RULES for Super Turbo ONLY:
Rules: 3/5 throughout the tournament, 4/7 grand finals, double elimination.
Format: Japanese cabinet
US board: on Free Select speed in service menu, players must pick Turbo 2 in-game every single match.
Payout: 65% (1st) 10% (2nd) 5% (3rd) and 20% is set aside for the EVO Main Event pot.
Winner is rewarded with one of 32 slots in the EVO Tournament of Legends, taking place the weekend of July 7, fighting for a pot of ~$3,000.
Important NOTE: If 1st place has previously been awarded a qualifier spot, 2nd place will get the EVO spot (but NOT the 1st-place prize money, which stays with the winner).
Friday June 22, 2012
12pm-Mortal Kombat 9 (PS3)
3pm-King of Fighters XIII (360)
3pm- Arcade Mortal Kombat 2 (Limited to 1st 16 entrants, winner take all)
5pm-Arcade Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 (Limited to 1st 16 entrants, winner take all)
7pm-Arcade Super Street Fighter II Turbo (Special EVO Top 32 Qualifier only!)
Saturday June 23, 2012
12pm-Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition v 2012 (360)
3pm-Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 (360)
6pm (Street Fighter X Tekken) (360)
Sunday June 24, 2012
1pm-Soul Calibur V (system TBA)
3pm-Blazblue Continuum Shift Extend (system TBA)
?-Mystery Tournament (time and game TBA)
MORE TOURNAMENTS TBA on SUNDAY
Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition v 2012
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3
King of Fighters XIII
Street Fighter X Tekken
Soul Calibur V
Mortal Kombat 9
Mortal Kombat II (arcade cabinet only, no pads or devices allowed)
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 (arcade cabinet only, no pads or devices allowed)
Super Street Fighter II Turbo (arcade cabinet only, no pads or devices allowed)
Mystery Tournament (Sunday)
Any questions, comments, or suggestions? Please feel free to contact us and ask.
April 17 2012
Announcing the Game Galaxy Arcade event schedule for 2012!
Upcoming fighting game tournament dates (Cover charges and entry fees will vary, more info will be updated as it’s set in stone):
April 28th – TN Dolls invade Game Galaxy! Tournament + Museum day!
May 19th – Super Street Fighter 4 AE, Street Fighter X Tekken
May 26th – Middle Tennessee Needs Gaming (KOFXIII/BBCSE/UMVC3/SC5)
June 22nd-24th – Midwest Championships EVO Qualifier
July 14th – TBA
July 28th – Middle Tennessee Needs Gaming (KOFXIII/BBCSE/UMVC3/SC5)
August 11th – TBA
August 25th – Middle Tennessee Needs Gaming (KOFXIII/BBCSE/UMVC3/SC5)
September 15th – TBA
September 29th – Middle Tennessee Needs Gaming (KOFXIII/BBCSE/UMVC3/SC5)
October 13th – TBA
October 27th – Middle Tennessee Needs Gaming (KOFXIII/BBCSE/UMVC3/SC5)
November 10th – TBA
December 15th – TBA
Upcoming arcade museum dates (Last Saturday of the month, $10 at the door, 70+ games on free play! 11am-8pm):
April 14 2012
New Game Alert!
Game galaxy now has 3 new games to play! First, the awesome Radical pinball by Bally, a very awesome skateboarding-themed pin set at .50 cents a play. RADICAL! Next, the classic side scrolling Shinobi! For .25 cents you too can be a ninja (until the throwing stars start flying and you make that panic jump we all know and love into death spikes!). Last but not least, we have a real treat! We now have a cabinet for arcade classic “The Outfoxies”, an amazing 2 player, 2D deathmatch game. Choose from 7 outrageous assassins (example: a gorilla wearing a top hat, an elderly man in a wheelchair, or a monster of a man that flails his arms when he runs away, etc) and take out your opponent “By any means”. The Outfoxies is set to .25 cents per play. Come on out to Game Galaxy today and have at these awesome games! If you’d like to see more of The Outfoxies, click below for a a nice gameplay video.