NEW INFO! YOUR SUMMER MAJOR – i46
Can’t afford to fly to MLG/ EVO? Yes yes, we all know you EU gamers have no money, or worse, jobs and a life. Still, you know you HAVE to make time for at least one major tournament this summer. It’s too much fun to get with gamers and tournament aside, eat burgers and play casuals. Uncle Gunny will be at GOD2012 and….
Look at the line up! DOA5? TT2? Maybe even an unreleased game or two? 3 DAYS?! Book those days off NOW.
Schedule (updated 31st July)
12.00 – 15.30 : SFXT XBOX
16.00 – 19.30 : SCV XBOX & BB PS3
20.00 – 23.00 : 3S & SGIRLS XBOX
12.00 – 17.00 : AE 2012 XBOX
17.30 – 21.30 : UMVC3 XBOX
19.30 – 21.30 : ST ARCADE
12.00 – 16.00 : KOF & MK XBOX
16.30 – 21.00 : TTT2 PS3
21.30 – 00.00 : VF5 & DOA5 XBOX
All games are Double Elim expect TTT2. TTT2 will be ran by Tekken Force and will be groups into single elim
Morning tournaments will start approx. 11.30am, evening tournaments approx. 9pm. Evening tournaments will end about midnight. Venue will be open 24hrs, feel free to do side events / money matches etc after last tournament has ended. All UM & i46 games and controllers will be removed over night, feel free to bring your own games and controllers to play over night.
We will have a dedicated casual area with approx 20 consoles alongside the tournament zone with approx 24 consoles.
http://iseries.multiplay.co.uk/ Buy your weekend pass here: £25 for all three days. Otherwise it’s £10 per day (10am -2am). If you don’t sleep you can play all through the weekend. They only kick you out if you are sleeping – INSOMNIA*
Tournament entry will be confirmed asap, larger games i.e SFIV, TTTT will be £10, smaller games ie SF2 £5
If you are taking the train from London, we recommend you book your tickets with Virgin RIGHT NOW. You can get tickets for as cheaply as £9 one way. Check out thetrainline.com for price comparisons. For people flying in, Birmingham International isn’t far. Check out the iSeries travel page for more help.
Three flavours: Cheapest, Moderate and Cash to Flash!
The campsite and parking is free to iSeries ticket holders
You can BBQ at the campsite in a specific area ^^
i46 Uni Accommodation
We are please to announce that the Uni accommodation has been confirmed and they have a nice new shiny on-line booking system. Head over to their booking website and get your hands on a room for the amazing rate of £18.40 + VAT a night!
CASH TO FLASH!
International Hotel – £55.60 per night
The International Hotel is situated next door to The International Centre and has 101 comfortable rooms to make your LAN weekend a rested one. There is broadband internet throughout the hotel, a licensed bar and lounge serving continental breakfast, all day bar snacks and light bites, and is fully air conditional throughout.
A continental breakfast is available for £6.10 and can be ordered at any time.
To get your hotel room booked at this discount price use the promotional code “Multiplay – i46” when booking. To book call the central reservation line on 01952 527 310
*Orochinagi does not condone or encourage the use of stimulants to make the most of this weekend. We encourage you to book a hotel or bring camping gear because essentially you will play worse without sleep.
Check out http://iseries.multiplay.co.uk/ for any other details related to the venue.