Many video game events are put on by Gator Gaming.
If you have a great idea for a video game event, email us !
Swamp Con is hosting Gator Gaming’s LAN tournament.
Those who do not register for tournament are always welcome to check out our free to play areas and sponsor booths, as well as spectate the on going tournaments. Registration for all the tournaments is at http://www.facebook.com/events/495528900499061/ .
Free to play tournaments will be available to walk-ins, starting with an EA sponsored Sports Tournament.
Super Smash Bros. Brawl – 3pm
Super Street Fighter IV – 3pm
Call of Duty – 3pm
Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 – 5pm
Halo 4 – 6pm
Super Smash Bros. Melee – 6pm
Persona 4 – 7pm
Starting at 1pm
League of Legends
- 200 Seats for console and PC gamers in tournaments
- Past Sponsors include Red Bull, Best Buy, Gainesville Target Range, Cooler Master, and Steel Series
- Raffles and give-a-ways sponsored by Ubisoft and other participating businesses.
Rules and Registration
Pokemon Black & White Tournament
SwampCon is proud to be hosting its own Pokemon tournament! Battles will take place using Pokemon Black & White for the Nintendo DS. The tournament will be located in the Matthew Suite on the 4th floor of the Reitz Union. See the schedule here for times.
The tournament will be single elimination, single battle, 6 v 6, flat battle (level 50).
1. Species Clause: Each Pokemon on a Player’s team must be a different pokemon
2. Item Clause: All pokemon must be holding different items
3. Self-KO Clause: The player automatically loses if their last pokemon uses Selfdestruct, Explosion, Destiny Bond or Peirsh Song
4. Sleep Clause: Each player can only have one pokemon asleep at a time (rest does not count)
5. Freeze Clause: Each player can only have one pokemon frozen at a time.
6. Evasion Clause: Double Team, Minimize, BrightPowder and Lax Incense are banned
7. OHKO Clause: Fissure, Horn Drill, Guillotine and Sheer Cold are banned
8. Sky Drop and Dark Void is banned
9. NO WONDER LAUNCHER!!!
10. All battles will be single battle conducted though the C-Gear.
IR –> Battle (save the game) –> battles for two –> single battle
Banned Pokemon List
Mewtwo, Mew, Lugia, Ho-Oh, Celebi, Kyogre, Groudon, Rayquaza, Jirachi, Deoxys, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Phione, Manaphy, Darkrai, Shaymin, Arceus, Victini, Reshiram, Zekrom, Kyurem, Keldeo, Meloetta and Genesect.