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I know that this isn't is exactly OK related... but it is still a HOT competition that is relatively close to your area so check it out!

HUGE NEWS for competitive gamers!!!

McDonald's presents the Midnight Gaming Championship an 8 week tournament series with prizes from Best Buy, G4 and more!!! The tournament games are as follows NCAA College Football 2007, Tekken 5, and Guitar Hero!!

There are 8 qualifying tournaments for each game and a Championship tournament for all the qualifiers (please see rules below for more info). The venue for the Championship week is yet to be announced, but I can guarantee that you will not want to miss it!!!

Did I mention that all events will take place in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area and ALL ARE FREE!!!

In Tekken, We already have one qualifier from Oklahoma (McMc out of Oklahoma City), and the current points leader, Machinez is also from OKC. Oklahoma is representing really well thus far. It's not too late to get in on the action.

Register at
(Registration will open at midnight on the Monday of that particular week)


Week 4, Oct. 14: 104 Central Expy S, Allen, TX 75013-2769
Week 5, Oct. 21:  17606 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75287-6739
Week 6, Oct. 28:  5404 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-6108
Week 7, Nov. 4:  509 W I-30 W, Garland, TX 75043
Week 8, Nov. 11:  1420 Eastchase Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76120-4402

Championship Week, Nov. 18: Ameriquest Field, Arlington, TX

Rules (UPDATED 09/23/06)

All tournaments are single elim. (Championship on Nov 18 will be double elim)
1st place at any qualifier gets the qualifier prize package and an automatic berth to the Championship tournament.
If you win a qualifier you can not enter another until the Finals.
If you don't win you can enter all 8 qualifiers.
If you do not win, you are assigned points based on how you perform in the qualifier (more on the point system is forthcoming)
You can only enter in 1 game per qualifer

The 8 qualifier winners and the 16 top point earners (That did not win a qualifier will make up the final championship bracket

Therefore, for each game there will be 8 winners and 16 "wild cards" in the Championship finals and the winners will have first round byes

Prizes (Updated 09/22/06)

All participants who enter will recieve a goody bag with a T-shirt and other cool stuff

The twenty-four (24) winners of each qualifying tournament will receive:
(One for each game tournament per location)

a $125 Best BuyTM Gift Card courtesy of Best Buy
a G4 Prize Pack courtesy of G4
a 1 year membership to GameZnFlix courtesy of GameZnFlix
a $50 Arch card courtesy of McDonald's®
$100 cash courtesy of McDonald's
The Guitar Hero game winner also receives a copy of Guitar Hero 2 Game courtesy of redoctane

The three (3) Championship Winners will receive:
(One for each game tournament)

a Championship Trophy
a $1,000 Best Buy Gift Card courtesy of Best Buy
an Xbox 360 courtesy of GameZnFlix
a Sony PSP courtesy of Best Buy
a $100 Arch card courtesy of McDonald's
$500 cash courtesy of McDonald's
The Guitar Hero Game Winner will also receive a guitar autographed by the GH development team courtesy of redoctane

DFW Games is working with VGL to run these events, so be sure to check the following forum thread for updates and information.

Midnight Gaming Championship Forum

If you guys have any questions for me please post them in that thread.

- I.C.E.
« Last Edit: October 13, 2006, 03:15:40 pm by Hollywood »

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Re: McDonald's Midnight Gaming Championship
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2006, 03:09:55 pm »
That actually sounds, very very interesting. Kinda wish I could make it, but eh. The best of luck to anyone from that can actually migrate down for that. 

ps - Altered your subject line to give it some sort of relation to our format. But other then that I don't have a problem with you posting it.
« Last Edit: October 13, 2006, 03:16:17 pm by Hollywood »
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O_-  Hollywood  -_O

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