StreetPass NYC and StreetPass Long Island (Nintendo fan meetup organizations in the New York Metro Region) welcome all to celebrate Nintendo Wii U and 3DS video games at the Apex Tournament Series 2014. The event takes place January 17th through January 20th 2014 and is located at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton (200 Atrium Drive Somerset, NJ 08873).
Attendees at APEX can participate in the above mentioned activities by visiting the StreetPass Plaza Arcade located at (INSERT LOCATION) inside the event. In this location people will be able to play multiplayer games for Nintendo 3DS such as Luigi's Mansion Dark Moon, Kid Icarus and Mario Party Island Tour and see gameplay relayed on an HDTV provided by and hosted by StreetPass Long Island.
StreetPass NYC will be providing an HDTV as well and will host various events and activities to showcase Wii U' amazing multiplayer games (including Super Mario 3D World, Pikmin 3, NES Remix, Sonic Lost World, Batman Arkham City, Rayman Legends and more). Sunday will feature retro throwbacks with two old school fighting games classics: Soul Calibur 2 for the GameCube and Tatsunoko VS Capcom for the original Wii.
The StreetPass Plaza Arcade will also be a great place for tournament participants to "cram" for competition in their favorite games. On Friday from 12:00 NOON to 3:30 PM Pokemon trainers can battle, trade and socialize in Pokemon X & Pokemon on Nintendo 3DS. Tekken Tag Tournament 2 on Wii U will have training sessions from 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Friday as well as Saturday at 10:00 AM. Competitors in Injustice: Gods Among Us on Wii U will be able to train from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Friday and on Saturday from 11:00 PM to 12:00 AM.
The StreetPass Plaza Arcade will also host the following four major Tournament Contests:
- An old school brawl in Super Street Fighter 2: The New Challengers Tournament on Wii U Virtual Console (Saturday 1 - 5 PM)
-Pick up and play Wii Sports Bowling Tournament on Wii U (Friday 2:00 - 4:00 PM)
High octane racing Mario Kart 7 Tournament for Nintendo 3DS (Friday 5:00
A puzzling Dr. Luigi Tournament on Wii U (Saturday 6:00
Free Registration for each Tournament event in the StreetPass Plaza Arcade will begin on Friday morning at 10:00 AM and will end exactly one hour before each respective tournament event begins. Each participant must be present and ready to compete at least 3 minutes prior to the start of their match or risk disqualification. Additional rules and information regarding prizes, etc will be announced in the weeks leading up to APEX Tournament Series 2014.
StreetPass NYC is a group of Nintendo fans with Nintendo 3DS systems that meet up in New York City, obtain StreetPass tags, socialize and play video games together. It is one of many StreetPass meet up groups popping up all over the globe from Americas to Europe and Asia since the launch of 3DS. For more information, please visit http://www.nintendo.com/3ds/built-in-software/miiplaza/
StreetPass Long Island is a local StreetPass group for Nintendo 3DS gamers who live on Long Island and want to attend Meet Ups, Tournaments and other Nintendo events in Nassau and Suffolk counties. StreetPass Long Island (SPLI for short) is also set up for WIFI Tournaments for games such as Pokemon, Mario Kart and Kid Icarus, so people can play together without having to travel far from home; and this also allows them to welcome members from out of state and even from other countries.
Apex Tournament Series is the biggest tournament for the Super Smash Bros. series of games (Nintendo 64, Melee and Brawl) in the world and is a focal point for the community of competitive play in the Nintendo video game community. For more information, please visit: https://www.apex-series.com/
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