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Join… Next Level Gaming at this years ComiCon Erie!

Check out the schedule of events below for your favorite events. 

TimeNext Level FridayNext Level SaturdayNext Level Sunday
10:00 AMREGISTRATION BEGINSREGISTRATION BEGINS - Mario Party Shuffle,
Retro Arcade Pentathlon
FREE EVENT!
11:00 AMSM4SH 4v4
12:00 PMProject M Doubles
12:00 PMSuper Smash Bros.
Melee Doubles
12:30 PMUMvC3Registration ends for:
Mario Party Shuffle
1:00 PMSmash 4 Doubles
1:30 PMInjustice 2
2:00 PMREGISTRATION BEGINSREGISTRATION ENDS, PROJECT M SINGLES.
Project M Singles
2:30 PMMario Kart Double Dash
Doubles Tournament
Street Fighter V:
Arcade Edition
Registration ends for:
Retro Arcade Pentathlon
3:00 PMCoD WWII 4v4Smash 4 Singles
3:30 PMDragon Ball Fighter Z
4:00 PMSuper Smash Bros.
Melee Singles

General Player Rules & Guidelines

-All tournaments are $7 per player, per game to enter, unless otherwise stated.

$5 of each tournament entry fee goes towards prize pool.

-Participants are strongly encouraged to pre-register for ComiCon general admission, as tournament registration time is limited to day of event.

-All tournaments will be taking place in the “Next Level Gaming’ ” tournament play area.
-As with most videogame tournaments, please bring your own controller.
-If you do not have your own controller, there are some available to rent at the registration & scoring desk (first come, first serve).controllers rent for $3 and joysticks rent $5. Both rentals are good for the duration of the tournament day and can be exchanged for a different system controller at any point until the rental concludes and ID is returned.
-In some cases, an adapter may be required to use your  preferred controller on a game system. 
-The cost to rent a controller or adapter is $3. Please provide us with a Driver’s License, State ID, Student ID or AAA card to hold onto during the course of use. Please reclaim your ID upon returning the rented equipment.
-Players participating in more than one event, please let the event runner know at the beginning of each round which events you are in, so we can run all events as smoothly as possible. For any players entering a team tournament, please approach registration with your teammates to make entry run as smoothly as possible.
-Once the tournament begins, players are to remain in the tournament play area.
-If using a DS4 (PS4) controller, please be sure to de-sync it from the system when your match concludes.
-Winner of each match set (aka match pairing) advances.
-Single Elimination means loose once and you are eliminated.
-Double Elimination means loose twice and you are eliminated.
-When your match pairing is called, please report to your tournament station for play.
-Players have 60 seconds to perform a button check/in-game button check, then exit to character select to start the match.
-Failure to report to your tournament station when called will result in a count down and subsequent disqualification.
-In the case of accidental pause during match play, both players are given 1 DQ warning.
-Additional pausing during match play for the remainder of the tournament will result in disqualification.
-Please, no viewer interference during match play.
-Please, NO FOOD or DRINK in the Player Area.
-Players are encouraged to wash and/or sanitize their hands before playing.
-Please, No Foul Language.
-NO BULLYING will be tolerated.
-Per Convention Center and ComiCon Staff, no betting will be tolerated

Friday Event Details

For any players entrering a team tournament, please approach registration with your teammates to make entry run as smoothly as possible.

2:30p Mario Kart Double Dash (Doubles Tournament)
  Double Elimination
  150cc
  Stages are Random-picked
Parade Kart is banned!
 Teams of 2 Players (per Kart) race to the finish
  Highest placing team advances
  70% & 30% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place teams, respectively

Wii & Game Cube

3p CoD WWII 4v4
   Double Elimination, Winners-take-all
   http://gamebattles.majorleaguegaming.com/ps4/call-of-duty-world-war-2?mlg_source=header

XBONE Players Welcome!

Saturday Event Details

**These are all target times, because Smash**

11a SM4SH 4v4 – WiiU
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Team Attack On
    Stocks: 2
    Time Limit: 6 minutes
    Any Stage Goes!

12p Project M Doubles – Wii
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Team Attack On
    Stocks: 4
    Time Limit: 8 minutes
 Stage List
  Starter Stages
    Battlefield
    Delfino’s Secret
    Pokemon Stadium 2
    Smashville
    Green Hill Zone
 Counter-Pick Stages
    Final Destination
    Dreamland (64)
    Fountain of Dreams
    Wario Land

12p Super Smash Bros. Melee Doubles – Wii & Game Cube
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Team Attack On
    Stocks: 4
    Time Limit: 8 minutes
 Stage List
  Starter Stages
   Yoshi’s Story
   Battlefield
   Final Destination
   Dream Land
   Pokémon Stadium
 Counterpick Stages
   Pokémon Stadium
   Kongo Jungle 64 

1p Smash 4 Doubles – WiiU
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Team Attack On
    Stocks: 3
    Time Limit: 8 minutes
 Stage List
  Starter Stages
    Battlefield
    Final Destination
    Smashville
 Counterpick Stages
    Castle Siege
    Delfino Plaza
    Duck Hunt
    Halberd
    Kongo Jungle 64
    Lylat Cruise
    Town & City
    Omega Stages*
    * Treated as Final Destination in banning phase. If Final Destination is banned,
    Omega Stages are banned and vice versa

2:00p Project M Singles – Wii
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Stocks: 4
    Time Limit: 8 minutes
Stage List
  Starter Stages
    Battlefield
    Delfino’s Secret
    Pokemon Stadium 2
    Smashville
    Green Hill Zone
 Counter-Pick Stages
    Final Destination
    Dreamland (64)
    Fountain of Dreams
    Wario Land

3:00p Smash 4 Singles – WiiU
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Stocks: 2
    Time Limit: 6 minutes
 Stage List
  Starter Stages
    Battlefield
    Final Destination
    Smashville
  Counterpick Stages
    Castle Siege
    Delfino Plaza
    Duck Hunt
    Halberd
    Lylat Cruise
    Town & City
    Omega Stages*
    * Treated as Final Destination in banning phase. If Final Destination is banned,
    Omega Stages are banned and vice versa

4p Super Smash Bros. Melee Singles – Wii and Game Cube
    Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
    Double Elimination
    Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
    65% & 35% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively
 Game Settings
    Items Off
    Stocks: 4
    Time Limit: 8 minutes
 Stage List
  Starter Stages
     Yoshi’s Story
     Fountain of Dreams 
     Battlefield
     Final Destination
     Dream Land
    Counterpick Stage
     Pokémon Stadium

Fighting Games

12:30p UMvC3 – Xbox360
   Best-of-5 matches wins the match set and advances
   Double Elimination
   Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
   70% & 30% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively

PS Players Welcome!

1:30p Injustice 2 – PS4
   Best-of-5 matches wins the match set and advances
   Double Elimination 
   70% & 30% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively

XBONE Players Welcome!

Fighting Games

2:30p Streevt Fighter V: Arcade Edition – PS4
   Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
   Double Elimination
   Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
   70% & 30% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively

3:30p Dragon Ball Fighter Z – PS4
   Best-of-3 matches wins the match set and advances
   Double Elimination
   Losers Finals and Grand Finals are best-of-5 matches
   70% & 30% prize pot pay-out to 1st & 2nd place, respectively

XBONE players welcome

Sunday Event Details

10a Mario Party “Shuffle” single elimination

Controllers supplied for this event.
20 turn limit!

Round 1 – Mario Party 5 (10a-1p): 3-4 players per station; participants play a match until a winner is declared. The top 1-2 player(s) advance(s) and/or additional   matches may be played depending on total number of participants.
Round 2 – Mario Party 3 (1p-2:30p): 3-4 players per station; participants play a match until a winner is declared. The top 1-2 player(s) advance(s) and/or additional matches will be played until 4 players remain.     
Final Round – Mario Party 2 (2:30p): 4 remaining participants play until a winner is declared. Winner Takes the Pot!

Game Cube, N64 & WiiU

10a Retro Arcade Pentathlon – THIS EVENT IS FREE TO ALL COMICON PATRONS

   Controllers supplied for this event.

   Play 5 Classic Arcade Games:  Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, Galaga, Joust & Dig Dug
   Players have until 2p to record scores
   Participants must play all 5 games to earn a valid “Pentathlon Ranking”
   Highest Cumulative Ranking-Score Wins! (Inverted Standings used)
   Any tie will be settled by a single head-to-head match of Centipede
   One Winner-Take-All Prize

Plan on attending this year’s ComiCon Erie? Why not make a day of it and Visit Erie, PA!

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September 14 – 16

FRIDAY: $15
SATURDAY: $18
SUNDAY: $15

GEEKENDER: $30

(All tickets sold at the door are $20 per day or $35 for a weekend pass)

CHILDREN 10 and UNDER ARE FREE!

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