What’s Up PlayStation Nation,
As many of you may know. We here at What’s Up PlayStation are fully involved in gaming and positive events to the utmost extent. On October 21st, we plan to continue that trend as Myself (MistaOfficialVG, Jay Bari, Gaming With Persona and Upchuck Gaming are holding our last tournament of the year until 2018 with Marvel Vs Capcom Infinite. (we’ll have more announcements for the upcoming year shortly) This tournment will be a premiere Tournament which means we will have prizes and more during the live stream event. If you are interested in joining the tournament you can join via the link here. Details for our first tournament are listed below:
Welcome to The Online Arcade first Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite tournament. This tournament will be called “Infinity Gauntlet” for the PS4. This will be the last official TOA tournament for the year.
This tournament will be live streamed here:
MvCI Infinity Gauntlet discord:
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THIS TOURNAMENT IS A 2 DAY EVENT
DAY 1 WILL START @ 8:00 PM EASTERN TIME (10/21/17)
FINAL DAY WILL START @ 4:00 PM EASTERN TIME (10/22/17)
Everyone is REQUIRED!!! to write their PSN ID within the DISCUSSIONS AREA!!!. Check In will start two days prior to tournament date and time. It is crucial EVERYONE checks in before tournament time. NO CHECK IN means you will be removed the day of Tournament. It is also crucial everyone pays attention to Challonge for messages and updates on the Tournament. Please read the rules to fully understand this tournament.
The Infinity Gauntlet Tournament lobbies will be private. Only 4 participants will be allowed in the lobby at a time. There will be one Battle Station being used during the tournament. Once you enter the lobby go into Spectate-Only!!! until your match is up. Once your Match is complete you will have to leave the lobby. Be aware that you will continue to fight through-out the night (its possible matches will be done off stream) All participants should be ready for their respected matches. Invites will be sent to each individual by the order of match ups listed. It is important to pay attention to the Brackets on Challonge and to the live stream( the link provided above).
1. Matches are 3 out of 5 to win a game.
2. Only players who lose a match within the set can change their characters/Infinity Stone.
3. Players who wins a match within the set can not change characters/Infinity Stones for the following match.
4. Upon entering the lobby (after a invite is sent) participants must enter “Spectate Only” mode until their schedule match is about to start.(Sorry no Training Mode during the tournament lobby!!!)
5. Only one station within lobby will be used!!
6. THERE WILL BE NO AUTO COMBO/EASY HYPER COMBO ALLOWED!!! Please turn it off before the tournament.
PRIZE POT= TBA ( Money earned from being in the Top Three will be distributed through PayPal)
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PLEASE READ THE RULES BELOW:
The Match is over when either player wins the required number of games (3 out of 5 games this also applies to the losers groups). In Top 8 matches will be 3 out of 5 (In Tournament look for rules pertaining to required Games to win)
Once a player has won the required number of games, the winner of the Match should report the result to this Website by Following Admin.
If there are still Games to be played, the player who lost the Game has the option of switching his/her Character for the next Game.
The player who won the game does not have the option of switching Characters. He/she must stay with the same Character.
At some point during the League or Tournament, IF a player may violate either the rules or the rules for a particular game in a tournament. – It is the responsibly of the players in the Match to detect all Match Rule violations and report them to a Admin immediately.
Players are not allowed to stop a Game in progress- Stopping a Game in progress will result in the forfeit of the round on the part of the person stopping the game.
The “only time” a player is allowed to stop a Game to report a rule violation is when that violation occurs during the middle of the match is due to ONLINE ISSUES(eg horrible Latency) where players have to choice to reset PS4’s or PC to fix the issue.
In the event of an “equipment failure”, they player has the option to stop the Game in progress to obtain an replacement.
If a Game is stopped in progress, the reporting player must “forfeit the current round“.
New equipment must be immediately available. If replacement equipment cannot be obtained in a timely manner, the player must continue to play on their current equipment or forfeit the Match.
A player may opt to switch out equipment between Games at no penalty. When this occurs, the player will be given ample time to configure his buttons before the next Game begins.
When a player advances in the bracket. He is not required to play a replacement.
Recommended Circumstances for Issuing a Match Forfeiture– Inability to locate the participant at the time of his/her Match(Please don’t miss a match the Admins are willing to working with all Schedules)
Warnings- The first WARNING violation in and of itself has no effect. However, another Warning violation will almost always also be accompanied by Match Forfeit.( Excessive stalling/misconduct during a Match (e.g. repeatedly “accidentally” picking the wrong character, taking a bathroom break between games in a Match)).
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us. Here on the Website or our Twitter @TheOnline Arcade @Jay_BariYT @Persona_YT, @Upchuckgaming, @MistaOfficialVG