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University of Manitoba - University Centre
65 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2
Chip Damage, Games on Campus and the Manitoba Smash Ultimate are proud to present our annual March fighting game tournament, March to Battle 2019! We'll be running the latest fighting games and a few fan favorites! The Manitoba Smash Ultimate group will also be running some Smash Ultimate events alongside our fighting game tournaments as well!
This is a Bring Your Own Controller/Console event. Please feel free to bring your own setups, stations, or controllers. All ages welcome. Join us at the University of Manitoba, University Centre March 23rd for March to Battle!
Pre-Registration will save you $5 off of your venue fee and will help brackets start sooner and give the TOs information to work with prior to the event and speed up the registration process. This information can also help us better schedule and accommodate future game lineups.
Chip Damage Pre-Registration Link:
The event will be taking place at Room 220 – 224 in University Centre at the University of Manitoba on March 23rd, 2019.
When entering University Centre from the main entrance, take the first set of stairs you see (on your right). At the top of the stairs, you will see a Tim Hortons. The venue is located just down the hallway to the left of that Tim Hortons.
Registration fee: $10
Please note that if you pre-register online for the tournaments on Burning Meter, you save $5 off the registration fee!
Entrance fee: $5 for each tournament
Spectating and casual play are free entry.
Cash prizes with nothing taken from the pot entries. The pot is split among top 3 with a 70/20/10 ratio.
Game Lineup and Tentative Schedule:
12:00 pm — Venue opens
1:00 pm – Blazblue Central Fiction 2.0 (PS4)
1:00 pm – Tekken 7 (PS4)
2:00 pm – Dead or Alive 6 (PS4)
2:00 pm – Samurai Shodown II (arcade board)
2:00 pm – Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late [st] (PS4)
3:00 pm – Guilty Gear Xrd Rev2.1 (PS4)
3:00 pm – Street Fighter V Arcade Edition (PS4)
4:00 pm – Mortal Kombat XL (PS4)
5:00 pm – Soulcalibur VI (PS4)
6:00 pm – Dragon Ball FighterZ (PS4)
7:00 pm – Blazblue: Cross Tag Battle (PS4)
8:00 pm – Super Street Fighter II Turbo (PS4)
Smash Ultimate schedule and lineup is TBD.
Schedule and lineup are subject to change.
Check the facebook event! page for the latest details!
This is a Bring Your Own Console event. Please feel free to bring your own setups, stations, or controllers. Players of all skill levels to come out and have fun at the event whether by supporting their friends, playing for fun or competing in the tournaments anyone who likes fighting games is welcomed at our events!
If you have food at the venue, CLEAN UP YOUR OWN MESS it’s only fair!
The console equipment will be labeled and registered to ensure its safety. However, please be careful with your sticks. Furthermore, if you know you’re attending and you do not have a stick to use, make sure you have a friend who can donate. Please avoid sharing a controller with someone else who’s entering any event that you’re also in, we can’t hold up an entire tournament while you wait for a controller.
Please bring extension cords and power bars if you have them available!
Rules are standard for every game unless noted otherwise:
Double elimination tournament brackets with be best two out of three matches.
Grand finals, Winners, and Losers finals are three out of five.
Winner keeps same character, loser may switch character.
Blazblue Cross Tag Battle, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, and Mortal Kombat XL are the only exceptions. They are 3/5 sets throughout the entire bracket.
For complete Chipdamage tournament rulesets please refer to our website under info:
Chipdamage FGC Event rulesets: http://chipdamage.com/tournaments/game-ruleset/
PS4 Tournament rules: http://chipdamage.com/tournaments/ps4-tournaments/
Chipdamage FGC events will be streamed on: https://twitch.tv/chipdamagecommunity
Brackets can be found at: https://burningmeter.com/e/151/march-to-battle-2019
Chipdamage FGC Event VODs will be uploaded to: https://youtube.com/user/ChipDamage1