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Gaming Programming

Looking for some gaming at Saboten Con?  We have table top, computer, and console gaming scheduled all weekend with tournaments and open play.  Make sure to check back as we add more events over the next few weeks.

Mario Kart 7 Tournament for Nintendo 3DS @ Saboten Con 2014
Sunday, August 31
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Solana D
Presented by Same Room Gaming, hosted by Tye Marini
 
Get ready to race! Join in on the Mario Kart 7 tournament at Saboten Con and show the competition what you've got! Download Play is supported, so you can participate even if you don't own the game!
 
Sign-up in person at the event. First 32 people to sign-up may enter. Must own a Nintendo 3DS/2DS to compete. Sign-up priority given to people who own a copy of Mario Kart 7. Sign-ups open until all 32 slots are filled, until 12:30 PM.
 
There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.
 
RULES AND REGULATIONS:
 
32 Participants, Single-Elimination
 
Round 1: Star Cup (8 players per group)
Round 2: Special Cup (6 players per group)
Round 3: Lightning Cup (4 players)
 
Mode: VS.
Class: 150cc
CPU: Off
Courses: In Order
Items: All Items
Teams: No
 
Absolutely no cheating is permitted. Exploiting a glitch or purposely causing a communication error will result in disqualification.

Pokémon X & Y Tournament for Nintendo 3DS @ Saboten Con 2014
Sunday, August 31
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Solana D
Presented by Same Room Gaming, hosted by Tye Marini
 
Calling all Pokémon Trainers! Do you have what it takes to become a Pokémon Master? Compete in the Pokémon X & Y tournament at Saboten Con and battle to become the Champion!
 
Sign-up in person at the event. First 32 people to sign-up may enter. Must own a Nintendo 3DS/2DS, a copy of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y, and have an eligible team of Pokémon to compete. Sign-ups open until all 32 slots are filled, until 6:30 PM.
 
There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.
 
RULES AND REGULATIONS:
 
32 Participants, Single-Elimination
 
Battle Format:
Round 1: Single Battle (3 vs. 3)
Round 2: Double Battle (4 vs. 4)
Round 3: Rotation Battle (4 vs. 4)
Round 4: Triple Battle (6 vs. 6)
Round 5: Single Battle (6 vs. 6)
 
Party:
6 Pokémon per entry; 3, 4, or 6 Pokémon per battle, depending on battle format chosen for the round. Party cannot be changed or modified mid-tournament, including Pokémon, items, moves, etc.
 
Level Cap:
Lvl. 50
 
Clauses:
Item Clause: Each Pokémon must be holding different items
Species Clause: Each Pokémon must be of different species
 
Banned Pokémon:
Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta, Genesect, Xerneas, Yveltal, Zygarde, Diancie
 
Banned Items:
Soul Dew
 
Banned Moves:
None
 
All Pokémon, items, moves, and Abilities unreleased or unobtainable legitimately at the time of the tournament are also banned. Using illegitimate Pokémon will result in disqualification.

SPECIAL FEATURES INCLUDE

  • Professionally run double elimination bracket tournaments
  • Live streaming on Twitch with community commentators
  • Tournament prizes provided by quality companies whom sponsor AZHP Gaming
  • ASUS "Evo" monitors are used for all PS3 and 360 tournaments for lag free gameplay
  • Arcade sticks with all official Sanwa parts available for use
  • Playseat racing seats with Logitech G27 steering wheels for a true racing experience
  • Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes available to keep con sickness at bay
  • Fans and Airwick Oil Scents used to keep room cool and prevent any unpleasant odors
  • And much more...

AZHP Gaming has also partnered with Aqua Red Clothing, Brokentier, Elgato, Endgame, Evil Controllers, Gamer Gloves, Paradise Arcade Shop, and Playseat to help to consistantly provide a high quality service to attendees and help provide tournament prizes for 1st and 2nd place tournament winners.

CASUAL GAMES AVAILABLE

  • BlazBlue: Chronophantasma
  • Burnout Paradise
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts
  • Dance Dance Revolution/Stepmania
  • F1 2013
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us
  • King of Fighters XIII
  • Killer Instinct
  • Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition
  • New Super Mario Bros U
  • Nintendoland
  • Persona 4 Arena
  • Skullgirls Encore
  • Street Fighter X Tekken
  • Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo HD Remix
  • Super Smash Bros Brawl
  • Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2
  • Typing of the Dead
  • Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV
  • AND MANY MORE!

TOURNAMENTS

  • We recommend you bring your own controller/arcade stick/headset etc (must be wired only) to participate in tournaments. We will have them available for public use, but will be in limited quantities.

SATURDAY (08/30)

  • 10:30am - OPEN
  • 12:00n - King of Fighters XIII (PS3)
  • 03:00pm - Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3)
  • 06:00pm - Persona 4 Arena (PS3)
  • 09:00pm - BlazBlue: Chronophantasma (PS3)
  • 01:00am - CLOSE

SUNDAY (08/31)

  • 10:30am - OPEN
  • 12:00n - Street Fighter X Tekken (PS3)
  • 03:00pm - Killer Instinct (XB1)
  • 06:00pm - Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 (PS3) [PAID]
  • 09:00pm - Ultra Street Fighter IV (PS3) [PAID]
  • 01:00am - CLOSE

MONDAY (09/01)

  • 10:30am - OPEN
  • 12:00n - Call of Duty: Ghosts 3v3 (360)
  • 04:00pm - CLOSE

EXTRA INFO

All gaming room rules, tournament rulesets and more information regarding AZHP Gaming can be found on their website at: http://www.azhpgaming.com

You can also follow them on Facebook and Twitter at: http://www.facebook.com/azhpgaminghttp://www.twitter.com/azhpgaming

And you can view their previous video footage on Twitch and Youtube at: http://www.twitch.tv/azhpgaminghttp://www.youtube.com/azhpgaming