Unveil Gaming & Kona’s Korner Productions Take A Bite Out Of The Big Apple
On Saturday, August 18th, Kona’s Korner Productions heads to the Big Apple to team up with Unveil Gaming / Unveil NYC for their first ever LIVE gaming event. Hosted at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, this tournament featuring some of the best in the fighting genre will be sponsored by Unveil Gaming, Chocolate Lemon, Mashfest NYC, and True Gaming Society.
Registration will be open from 10 AM to 12 PM with the first round of competition kicking off at 12:30 PM. A valid ID MUST be presented to gain entrance (school policy) so don’t leave home without it. There is a $10 entry fee and a $10 (per game) fee to compete. Refreshments will also be available for purchase on site.
Let’s break down the specifics …
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 – Best of 5 match setup (3-5)
Super Street Fighter 4 AE 2012 – Best of 3 match setup (2-3)
Exclusive Playstation 3, PSN tournament for the game DYAD (See promo video below)
Winnings / Prize Structure:
1st Place 70%
2nd Place 20%
3rd Place 10%
*$100 Bonus on Each Game*
Valiant Clothing Co (the official clothing company of UNVEIL NYC, UNVEIL GAMING and UNVEIL MUSIC) is setting up shop to offer a wide variety of merchandise. These include t-shirts, hats, buttons, stickers, controller skins, wristbands, and much, much more. As a special treat, all attendees will receive an special event discount on the above mentioned merchandise.
Unveil Gaming’s very own DJ SYNCERE and Vote For Doug will be providing the tunes during this event. You can find a sample of their work on the Unveil Gaming site or on SoundCloud through these links, respectively (DJ SYNCERE / Vote For Doug).
DYAD Gameplay Video
So if you are in a New York state of mind (and happen to be in the area) make sure to stop by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice for a day of fashion, music, and gaming action. If you fancy yourself to be a good pixelated fighter, be sure to enter the Unveil Gaming’s Throwdown event and take a seat in one of the ten gaming stations that will be on display. Can’t make it to the city that never sleeps? No problem, Kona’s Korner Productions will be streaming the tournament and festivities LIVE on Unveil’s Twitch TV channel, which is at Twitch.tv/Unveil Gaming NYC. To contact Unveil Gaming for business inquiries, email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contributing Editor: iGameXbox