National Super Smash Bros. Brawl Tournament Announced
Attention all Smash Bros. fans: train and be ready to put up your dukes! Three weeks after the launch of the much-anticipated Super Smash Bros.® Brawl game for Wii™, EB Games and Nintendo of Canada Ltd. will host a national tournament at select EB Games stores. Registration begins on the game’s launch date, March 9, 2008. The competition will be judged by timed eliminations with a “last one standing” concept. Qualifying rounds and semi-finals will be held at various EB Games locations in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montreal and Halifax. The finals will be held in Toronto, and regional winners will be flown there by invitation from Nintendo of Canada.
Super Smash Bros. Brawl prizing will be awarded to all semi-finalists and the Grand Prize for the winner will be a trip for two to the Nintendo World Store in New York City with $500 spending money. Qualifying rounds will take place on Fridays 5:00pm-9:00pm and Saturdays and Sundays 12:00pm-4:00pm on April 4-6, April 11-13 and April 18-20. The regional semi-finals and finals will take place on Saturday April 26 and Saturday May 30 respectively. For complete tournament details, rules & regulations visit www.nintendo.ca/brawl