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November 04 2011

Upcoming Event: Rocket City Riots at Insanity Skate Park in Madison, Alabama December 10th, 2011!

October 19 2011

Game Galaxy Arcade invades the GMX Expo in Nashville TN, October 21st-23rd!!

Game Galaxy will be at the GMX Expo Oct 21-23 in downtown Nashville! 9 games will be on Free Play and there will be lots of consoles and games to buy from us! We will have our own arcade room there, with many classic games for play!

Saturday at the GMX Expo we will be having a free single elimination tournament for AE, locked to the first 32 people to sign up. We will be giving away things for prizes, if you are coming to the convention, please come hit us up at our booth and let us know you’re down for playing! Also, We will be having a special event that evening from 7-9pm, called “Beat the local champion in Mortal Kombat II, win cash” (catchy ain’t it), $1 gets you 5 chances to beat him in a 2/3 match, if you can win only one match, you take home $10. That’s like a 1000% return investment! Come see us!

For more info on GMX, please visit http://www.geekmediaexpo.com/

October 01 2011

Game Galaxy opens Retro Arcade Museum at Hickory Hollow Mall!!

Just a little information about our little Retro Museum FINALLY opening…this is in addition to the 120 game arcade that already is open in the mall; this is a once a month museum $10 free play free-for all!

Game Galaxy Arcade has decided to open up its retro arcade museum in space #2075 at Hickory Hollow Mall one Saturday of each month in 2011. The grand opening of the museum will be Saturday, Oct 29. Hours of operation will be from 10am to 9pm. Future dates will be Saturday, November 26, and Saturday December 17. If there is enough interest, the Retro Arcade Museum will be open the last Saturday of each month in 2012 but only if we get your support! With a $10 admission fee the 50+ retro arcade and pinball machines are for everyone’s enjoyment all on Free Play! The $10 cover charge also allows you entry into the many fighting game console tournaments that will be going on simultaneously in games such as Blazblue Continuum Shift, Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition, the Super Smash Bros series, and many, many more!

It is important that new generations recognize the history of coin-operated entertainment and with this special event each month, you will have the opportunity to play various arcade rarities such as Zwackery, I, Robot, and Journey, alongside tried and true classics such as Ms. Pac-Man, Galaga, and Donkey Kong. For a full list of games (some which are not on location ANYWHERE in the world), please contact the store at 615-731-1500.

June 03 2011

MWC Midwest Championships June 24th-26th, now hosting the SBO Japan qualifier for Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo!!!

MWC 2011 MIDWEST CHAMPIONSHIPS!

NOW HOSTING TOUGEKI SUPER BATTLE OPERA OFFICIAL US QUALIFIER for :
Super Street Fighter II Turbo Arcade
More info on SBO/Tougeki here! Official Site in Japanese, Most browsers allow the option to translate to English.

June 24th-26th Fri/Sat/Sun Nashville, TN !

This is the original and longest running major Street Fighter tournament in the nation and will be held in Nashville, TN for the first time ever June 24-26, 2011!

Where:
Hickory Hollow Mall
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway
Antioch, TN 37013
615 731 1500
(somewhere in the mall run by Game Galaxy arcade)

Official Schedule/Rules:

$20 cover charge to ENTER your first tournament! For example, if you only want to enter SSF4AE cost would be $30, $20 cover and $10 entry) If you wanted to enter MVC3 and SSFAE it would be $40, $20 cover and $10 entry on each game)

THE EXCEPTION to the cover is Super Turbo. $50 covers the tournament AND cover charge if you enter Super Turbo. There is no additional fee. It is $50 per ST tournament.

(10% of each tournament will go towards SBO FUNDING) $500 for each player will be distributed for this effort.

June 24-Friday
5:30 pm-SIGNUPS for MK9
6pm-Mortal Kombat 9 tournament (XBOX 360)

June 25-Saturday
11am-SIGNUPS for ANY TOURNAMENTS on SATURDAY, but you CAN sign up 30 minutes PRIOR to each tournament

12PM-SUPER STREET FIGHTER II TURBO ARCADE TOURNAMENTS BEGIN (all 3 of these will run concurrently until we have finalized a team of 3 winners for each SINGLES tournament)

1pm-SUPER STREET FIGHTER IV Arcade Edition (XBOX 360) TOURNAMENT BEGINS (top 8 qualify for Sunday)

5pm-Marvel VS Capcom 3 (XBOX 360) TOURNAMENT BEGINS (Top 8 qualify for Sunday)
5pm-TEKKEN 6 tournament begins (PlayStation 3, 3/5 Rounds, 2/3 Games) $5 entry

June 26-Sunday ($10 cover charge for SUNDAY GAMES ONLY UNLESS YOU PAID $20 COVER for Friday/Saturday games, then there is $0 cover)
12-NOON Super Smash Bros Melee ($10 entry)
2PM-Arcana Heart 3 ($5 entry)
2PM-Blazblue CS 2 ($10 entry)
4PM-MYSTERY TOURNAMENT ($1 entry)

FINALS ON SUNDAY
1pm-Super Street Fighter IV Top 8
3pm-Marvel VS Capcom 3 Top 8

Super Street Fighter II TURBO tournament
Arcade (possibly with PlayStation controller converters again, on Japanese cabinets)
2/3 Games, 2/3 Rounds
$50 entry for EACH TOURNAMENT
THERE WILL BE 3 SEPARATE SUPER TURBO SINGLES TOURNAMENTS. each culminating with the winner qualifying for a spot on the 3 vs 3 Super Turbo National Team
Cabinet(s)
Sanwa JLF
PCB US version SPEED 2

Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition Tournament
XBOX 360
2/3 Games, 2/3 Rounds
$10 entry
Winners:
1st Place-60% of the entry fees
2nd Place-20% of the entry fees
3rd Place-10% of the entry fees

Marvel VS Capcom 3 Tournament
XBOX 360
2/3 Games, 2/3 Rounds
$10 entry
Winners:
1st Place-60% of the entry fees
2nd Place-20% of the entry fees
3rd Place-10% of the entry fees

Mortal Kombat 9 Tournament
$5 entry
XBOX 360 (PlayStation controller users BRING A CONVERTER)
2/3 Games, 2/3 Rounds
1st Place-60% of the entry fees
2nd Place-20% of the entry fees
3rd Place-10% of the entry fees

Anything else noted will be updated here. Stay tuned for more info as it comes in!

Flight/Hotel
Airports:
Really, the only airport for the city is Nashville International Airport BNA. Their website with flight info is here:

Nashville International Airport – BNA

Hotels:
Antioch Quarters Inn and Suites
1100 Bell Road, Antioch, Tennessee 37013
Toll Free: 1-877-731-5990 Phone: 615-731-5990 Fax: 615-324-2240

Holiday Inn Nashville – The Crossings
201 CROSSINGS PLACE
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE 37013
Hotel Front Desk: 1-615-7312361

Hampton Inn
210 Crossings Place, Antioch, Tennessee, USA 37013
Tel: 1-615-731-9911 Fax: 1-615-731-9912

All of these are literally within minutes of the venue.

Stuff to do in Nashville/Nightlife:

Snooker’s Billiards down the street from the venue. They have a bar, billiards, arcade cabs, and go-karts. Info below:

Snookers of Hickory Hollow
1015 Bell Road
Antioch, TN 37013-3105
(615) 731-5573

There is also Bailey’s, a sports bar, in the same area as the venue. Good food and beer (I recommend the Pear Woodchuck), decent music, cute waitresses, pool, darts, etc. 21 and up and they do card:

Bailey’s Pub & Grille
5316 Mount View Road
Antioch, TN 37013-2307
(615) 731-4999

Also, Downtown Nashville is approx. 15 minutes away. There are bars, (strip) clubs, and restaurants aplenty there. I will post up more soon on Night Life specifics.

May 22 2011

GAME GALAXY ARCADE 2ND LOCATION TO OPEN JUNE 23RD!!!

Game Galaxy Arcade is proud to announce that we are opening a second location on June 23rd! Between now and then, keep watch on this page for information and updates on the progress!

2064 Gallatin Pike N
Madison, TN 37115
Located in the Target shopping center right behind Rivergate Mall

April 04 2011

The Good-Bye Shawn Brodown! SSF4, MK9, MVC3, T6 at Game Galaxy Arcade, Nashville TN May 7th!

We are going to be having a big day of tournaments on May 7th, as we say goodbye to one of our players that will be moving away soon.

The Good-Bye Shawn Brodown
No rematches, No regrets

Where:
Game Galaxy
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway #2005
HICKORY HOLLOW MALL NEAR THE FOOD COURT
ANTIOCH, TN 37013

When:
Saturday May 7th, 2011

11am-Mortal Kombat 9 (XBOX 360)
1pm-Tekken 6 (PS3)
1pm-Super Street Fighter IV SINGLES, (XBOX 360)
4pm-Super Street Fighter IV Teams (XBOX 360)
5pm-Marvel vs Capcom 3 Singles (Xbox 360)

- PLAYERS MUST BE ON TIME, THERE WILL BE LATE FEES IF YOU ARE NOT ON TIME FOR YOUR MATCHES AND YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED

Price:
$5 cover charge for 1st tournament
$5 entry fee for Tekken 6, SSF4 singles, SSF4 teams (per person), MVC3

Rules:

  • Mortal Kombat 9 2/3 games, 2/3 rounds, 3/5 Finals (Bring a Playstation controller converter to 360 if you are used to that pad instead. Availability not guaranteed for these at the event)
  • Tekken 6: 2/3 games, 3/5 rounds, 3/5 Finals
  • Super Street Fighter IV SINGLES: 2/3 games, 2/3 rounds, 3/5 Finals
  • Super Street Fighter IV Teams: 2 vs 2 3/5 rounds, 1 match DOUBLE ELIMINATION, CHARACTER LOCKED tournament
  • Marvel vs Capcom 3 Singles: 2/3 rounds, 2/3 games, 3/5 Finals

Prize payout:
$100 GUARANTEED 1st place SSF4
$100 GUARANTEED 1st place Tekken 6
60/30/10 payout on SSF4 Teams, MVC3, and MK9

Any questions or comments, feel free to contact us.

April 01 2011

MK9 RELEASE WEEK TOURNAMENT AT GAME GALAXY IN NASHVILLE, TN!

We’re gearing up for the release of Mortal Kombat with a tournament the following weekend at Game Galaxy Arcade! Come on out and meet some new people!

Where:
Game Galaxy
HICKORY HOLLOW MALL
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway
Antioch, TN 37013

When:
Saturday, April 23, 2011
12 NOON
System: XBOX 360 or PlayStation 3

PLEASE BE ON TIME.

$5 entry
$100 GUARANTEED TO THE WINNER of the 1st Tournament!

Any questions or comments, feel free to contact us.

March 02 2011

Monthly Blazblue:CS/Marvel vs. Capcom 3 tournaments announced at Game Galaxy!!

Game Galaxy Arcade will be hosting monthly Blazblue: Continuum Shift tournaments, as well as Marvel vs. Capcom 3 side-tournament each one of those days as well!

Times:
March 26, April 30th, May 28th, June and onward is TBD (The last saturday of each month)

Signups for Blazblue: Continuum Shift start at TWELVE NOON. Tournament should start at 12:30(approximately). We will stay on schedule as much as possible. The venue opens up at 10. Closes at 9. PLEASE be on time.
Marvel vs. Capcom 3 signups are 4:30pm, will start at 5pm, and holds to the same time restrictions imposed above.

Location:
Game Galaxy (inside the mall)
Hickory Hollow Mall
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway,
Antioch, Tennessee 37013

Rules:

  • Hosting on Xbox360, setups are encouraged.
  • Top placers of the month will be seeded into next month’s brackets.
  • If you have a wireless controller it has to have a sync cable attached throughout the whole set and must be turned off after the set is finished. Other TO’s will DQ you for this.

Blazblue:
- If you pause an already started match and your hair is -not- engulfed in flames, you forfeit the rebel.
- First to 2 wins, Best 2 out of 3 rebels
- First to 3 wins, Best 2 out of 3 rebels for finals games (losers, winners, grand)
- Double elimination
- Time limit will be at 99.
- Makoto and Valkenhayn are allowed.
- No Unlimited Characters
- No Beginner Mode
- Winner of a match must retain their character. Loser may switch.

Marvel vs. Capcom 3:
- If you pause an already started match and your hair is -not- engulfed in flames, you forfeit the match. This penalty is waived for the first ten seconds of a match to accommodate Button Checks.
- First to 2 wins, Best 2 out of 3 matches
- First to 3 wins, Best 2 out of 3 matches for finals games (losers, winners, grand)
- Double elimination so don’t get emo if you lose once.
- Time limit will be at 99.
- Damage will be set at Medium
- Winner of a match must retain their characters and assist types. Loser may opt to switch.

Food:
Out and to the right is whatever food you can handle. We will officially break after Winner’s or Loser’s Semifinals for some grub. Group vote to raid IHOP or Steak N’ Shake afterward. If you bring food or drink in the venue, please throw it away when you’re done.

Other Announcements:
BlazBlue: Entry fee is 5 dollars, Venue fee is an additional 10 dollars. We’ll be playing in The Staging Room. Money Matches are allowed, just let me know so we can all hype it.
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Entry fee is 5 dollars. Checking to see if additional venue fee is required.

Payout:
Depending on how many people we get, it’ll be 50/35/15. An increase in players will make it more lopsided towards first, i.e. 70/20/10

Additional information available here: http://www.dustloop.com/forums/showthread.php?11168-Middle-Tennessee-Needs-Gaming!-Monthly-Versus-Tournies

We look forward to seeing you all there!

February 02 2011

Upcoming Blazblue: Continuum Shift tourney announced!!

It’s time for another Blazblue tournament at Game Galaxy!

Middle Tennessee Needs Times!
Signups start at 11:30. If you’re bringing equipment, I need you here earlier. Tournament should start at Noon(approximately). We will stay on schedule as much as possible. I need every participant at the scene directly at 11:30. Venue opens up at either 10. Closes at 9. PLEASE be on time. I will consider starting without you if you are late.

Middle Tennessee Needs Locations!
Game Galaxy (inside the mall)
Hickory Hollow Mall
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway,
Antioch, Tennessee 37013

Middle Tennessee Needs Rules!
Hosting on Xbox360, setups are encouraged. If you’re coming, please bring a 360(we’ll put your name on it in case we have some unsavory types) with a game, tv and component cable or better. If you have an SDTV, Composite is okay, but please no composite on a flatscreen. Please confirm with me if you can bring one. We had five last time and only needed three and we managed to record all the matches, but more and more for casuals and other tournaments and games is fantastic.

If you have a wireless controller it has to have a sync cable attached throughout the whole set and must be turned off after the set is finished. Other TO’s will DQ you for this.
- If you pause an already started match and your hair is -not- engulfed in flames, you forfeit the rebel.
- First to 2 wins, Best 2 out of 3 rebels
- First to 3 wins, Best 2 out of 3 rebels for finals games (losers, winners, grand)
- Double elimination so don’t get emo if you lose once.
- Time limit will be at 99.
- Makoto and Valkenhayn are allowed.
- No Unlimited Characters
- No Beginner Mode

Middle Tennessee Needs Other Announcements!

Entry fee is 5 dollars, Venue fee is an additional 10 dollars. We’ll be playing in The Staging Room. Money Matches are allowed, just let me know so we can all hype it.

Any questiond or comments? Just contact us through phone or email, or inquire here http://www.dustloop.com/forums/showthread.php?11044-Middle-Tennessee-Needs-BlazBlue!-Tournament-February-26th

We look forward to seeing you all here!

January 07 2011

NASHVILLE, TN 1st SUPER STREET FIGHTER IV ARCADE EDITION TOURNAMENT!

It’s time for our first Super Street Fighter 4 ARCADE EDITION Tournament here at Game Galaxy!
Where:
Game Galaxy
5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway #2005
HICKORY HOLLOW MALL NEAR THE FOOD COURT
ANTIOCH, TN 37013
When:
Saturday January 29th, 2011
12pm Noon SHARP, Please be on time!
Price:
Entry Fee $5 and $10 cover charge: INCLUDES ALL DAY FREE PLAY ON ARCADE EDITION BEFORE AND AFTER THE TOURNAMENT!
WINNER TAKE ALL!!!
Rules:
1 MATCH, 3/5 ROUNDS (if I can change the settings, if not it will be 2/3 Rounds)
DOUBLE ELIMINATION
Reason: We only have one cabinet
- The Tournament is NOT character locked, so if you win against one player with one character you can switch against another opponent later in the bracket.
- Double blind pick rules will be in effect if requested
- Since this is an arcade tournament, only the actual arcade sticks on the cabinets can/will be used.
- If we have more than 20 players, this will be known as a RANBAT and the top 4 players at the end of the season (when Arcade Edition comes out on console) would receive prixes (cash, store credit, games, etc, TBA)
Feel free to contact us with any questions, and we look forward to seeing each and every one of you there!