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  1. Event Location: Pizzano's
    3062 Cypress Gardens Road
    Winter Haven, Florida
    United States
  2. Start Date: Saturday, Nov 3rd, 2012 at 7:00 pm
  3. End Date: Saturday, Nov 3rd, 2012 at 11:30 pm
  4. Registration: Registration is closed
  1. Event Description: Start times:
    AEv2012, UMVC3, Super Smash Bros. Melee, and Super Smash Bros. Brawl singles - 7:30 P.M.

    $5 door fee
    $5 entry per event

    All games will have a payout of 60/30/10

    FGC Games General Rules:
    All matches are Double Elimination, best 2 out of 3 matches
    Pool play will be incorporated for any tournament with more than 128 entries
    You may request Blind Pick
    No turbo buttons allowed for any games
    This is a BYOC (bring your own controller/converter or joystick) event
    Equipment malfunctions that pause/reset matches may result in game/match losses at the discretion of the tournament director
    All dipswitch settings set to default when applicable
    Finals are all 3 out of 5 matches
    All FGC games for all weeks will be played on XBOX 360

    Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3:

    All matches are 3 out of 5
    Galactus Mode is banned from tournament play
    No game breaking glitches allowed
    Winner keeps same starting character, but can switch order of assists
    You may not use the same character twice on the same team
    Random stage selection unless both players agree on a stage
    All characters are tournament legal, including Jill and Shuma Gorath
    If a draw occurs, the match will be replayed.

    Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition Version 2012:
    Default settings. 2 out of 3 games. At either player’s request, matches will be played on the training stage. This request must be made before the match starts. Loser may change character/ultra. Winner may change ultra after the loser changes characters, but before he selects his ultra.


    Super Smash Bros. Melee (If there are enough entrants)

    * 4 stock, 8:00 minute timer
    * Items OFF
    * Ties after the time limit are determined by stocks, then by percentage.
    * Master Hand is banned.
    * Wobbling is banned.
    * Stalling with Jigglypuff's Rising Pound or Peach's Wall Bomber is banned.
    * Glitches such as Ice Climbers's Freeze Glitch and Mewtwo's Soul Stunner are banned.
    * Non-first party controllers must be inspected by TO staff before use in tourney.
    * Any action that can prevent the game from continuing (freezing, disappearing characters, game reset, etc.) will result in forfeiture of the match for the player that initiated the action. You are responsible for knowing your own character and must be wary about accidentally triggering one of these effects.
    * Dave's Modified Rule: You cannot counterpick the stage you last won on in a set unless agreed upon by the opponent.
    * Player's Choice Clause: You may play by a rule outside of this ruleset if your opponent agrees to it as long as it does not deliberately delay the tournament process. In the event of a disagreement, house rules stand.
    * Double Blind Character Picks: Players may elect to double blind pick their characters for the first match in case of any disputes.
    * Neutral Spawn Points: Players may elect to use neutral spawn points to decide controller ports for the first match in case of any disputes.

    Stage Strike from Neutrals for the first match of the set in "1221" fashion:
    1. First player strikes one stage.
    2. Second player strikes the next two stages.
    3. First player strikes one stage.


    Neutral (Singles)
    Final Destination
    Yoshi's Story
    Dream Land
    Fountain of Dreams

    Counterpick (Singles)
    Pokemon Stadium

    Neutral (Doubles)
    Final Destination
    Yoshi's Story
    Dream Land
    Pokemon Stadium

    Counterpick (Doubles)
    Kongo Jungle 64

    After each match:
    1. Winner announces stage ban (except in best-of-5 sets)
    2. Loser chooses counterpick stage
    3. Winner chooses their character
    4. Loser chooses their character
    5. Winner chooses their controller port (optional)
    6. Loser chooses their controller port (optional)

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl:

    Rules= Stock
    Stock = 3
    Handicap = Off
    Damage Ratio = 1.0
    Friendly Fire = On
    Self-destruct = -1
    Items = Off

    Double Elimination as well as best two out of three with the finals best 3 out of 5.

    This will be Apex 2013 Rules

    Neutral Stages:
    -Final Destination
    -Yoshi's Island (Brawl)
    -Lylat Cruise

    Counterpick Stages:
    -Delfino Plaza
    -Castle Siege
    -Frigate Orpheon
    -Battleship Halberd
    -Pokemon Stadium 1
Game Divisions:
  1. Super Street Fighter 4 (1v1) $10.00 / Player Details
    Prize Info: 60/30/10 payout
  2. Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (1v1) $10.00 / Player Details
    Prize Info: 60/30/10 payout
  3. Super Smash Bros. Brawl (FFA) $10.00 / Player Details
    Prize Info: 60/30/10 payout
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