As I was searching my alerts, and going to New England’s Casino Websites, I came across something I never heard of and didn’t know anything about. Ah, a learning moment.
Foxwoods Resort Casino, on September 19-21, will be home to “GUTS 3” (Game Underground Tournament Spectacular 3) which is is New England’s premiere 3 day video game tournament. The idea is to be able to compete with the top pro gamers from around the world in the hottest new and classic games.
Included this year is a Capcom Pro Tour Ultra Street Fighter IV Tournament, Super Smash Bros Melee, Project M, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Mario Kart 8 and many more. With over 30 tournaments spanning 3 days there is something for everyone. Here is the Schedule for the weekend:
Friday -Some smaller game tournaments at night with plenty of open stations for friendly matches. The ballroom closes at midnight, and after that, ages 21+ are invited to anafter-party at COMIX where there will be games, drinks, and a raffle for $50 in Foxwoods chips.
Saturday – Packed with tournaments, plenty to see and do between events. A Magic the Gathering Prerelease will be hosted event right across the street from the main venue! That evening, some Boston vs New York “chip damage” exhibition matches will be featured. At 10:00 pm, the Foxwoods Poker Room will be running a tournament for GUTS attendees only. Pre-register for by August 25th to ensure a spot, even though you won’t have to pay until that weekend!
Sunday – A few tournaments in the morning including a huge Magic the Gathering sealed event followed by the the top players battle it out for cash prizes, with two main event stages to watch all the action.
A newly released news item announced a Destiny Tournament Announced for GUTS 3 Sept 19-21st at Foxwoods! Microsoft Retail will be bringing us XBOX One systems, screens and copies of the newly released Destiny to run a tournament Saturday!
So, gamers – I mean the video gamers – meet at Foxwoods for this years GUTS 3 Tournament Spectacular September 19-21, as Foxwoods turns to different realities, realms, and royals. Don’t miss it.
September 19-21Friday: 6pm – MidnightSaturday: 10am – MidnightSunday: 10am – 10pm
That’s all for now.