Calendar

Sep
20
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Puchi Anime & Video Game Con! @ Embassy Suites
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – Sep 22 @ 12:00 am

We have now moved to Secaucus, NJ! To a much bigger venue!

An Anime, Video Game & Comic Con! We make cons fun again for all ages! Amazing panels you really want to attend, performances, maid cafe, after parties and more! Make new friends in a peaceful, loving and accepting community!

If you would like to perform, volunteer, or sponsor, please email puchianimecon@gmail.com

Sep
25
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
_______________
Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)

Next Level Battle Circuit @ Next Level
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm

Stream Link: http://www.twitch.tv/teamsp00ky

Joysticks and pads are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. $3.00 for a pad or $5.00 for a joystick. Please try to bring your own controller.

Playstation 4: Mortal Kombat 11
Playstation 4: Street Fighter V
Playstation 4: DragonBall Fighterz
Playstation 4: Soul Calibur 6

Venue fee: $10.00 per person (No spectating is permitted)
Entry fee: $10.00 per game

Registration is available from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM, a 15 minute grace period for last minute entries. There is also a 15 minute seeding period (There will only be 2-4 late spots allotted after 8:30 PM for emergency registration), please be ON TIME! Tournament begins at 8:30 PM SHARP. Please call us at 347-618-8813 also for emergency registration.

Prize Payout:
1st: 70% of pot
2nd: 20% of pot
3rd: 10% of pot

Public Transportation: D, N or R trains to 36th Street Station or buses B70 or B35 to 36th Street between 4th Ave. *NOTE: If you’re going to be late to the event, please call the store ahead of time at (347)[masked] and leave your name and which game(s) you plan on entering. Thank you.

Sep
26
Thu
2019
Smash Down – Ultimate Smash Weekly Tournament @ Encore E-Sports
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Smash Down – Westchester’s Premiere Venue for Ultimate Smash weekly tournament with over 15 setups and true head to head stream

Times:

Registration: 6pm
Doubles start time: 6:30 pm SHARP!
Singles start time: 7:30 pm (Depending on Doubles)

Fees:

– Venue Fee: $8
– Casuals Only: $8 (all night)
– Single Tournament entry: $7
– Doubles Tournament entry: $5.00 per person
– Spectating is standard venue price.

Venue Rules:

You can bring outside food, and there are snacks and drink to buy in the venue. There will be a table just for eating. No food around the consoles themselves. Drinks are ok, but be careful and don’t spill anything near the electronics. We just ask if you can please clean up after yourselves. Don’t leave any garbage behind. We don’t want the guys at the venue working extra just to clean up after us.

__________________________________________

Tournament Rules

3stock 7min
Stage Hazards Off
2 Bans, no DSR

Starter Stages

Battlefield
Final Destination
Pokemon Stadium 2
Smashville
Kalos Pokemon League

Counter-Pick Stages

Lylat Cruise
Unova Pokemon League
Town and City
Yoshi’s Story
Yoshi’s Island (Brawl)

________________________________________

— Cash prizes:

Singles

1 – 47 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 30%
3rd Place – 10%

48 – 63 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%

65 – 128 Players
1st Place – 50%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%
5th Place – 3%/3%
7th Place – 2%/2%

Doubles: (If double is being played)

4 teams or fewer:
1st -100%

5 teams up to 9:
1st – 70%
2nd – 30%

10 teams and up:
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Any questions or concerns should be brought directly to the attention of tournament staff.

Streamed live at www.twitch.tv/EncoreEsportsUSA

past brackets can be found on Smash.gg with increasing numbers after ES:

ES1: https://challonge.com/tbv63ahw
ES2: https://smash.gg/encoresmash2
ES3: https://smash.gg/encoresmash3
ES4: https://smash.gg/es4
ES5: https://smash.gg/es5
ES6: https://smash.gg/es6
ES7: https://smash.gg/es7
ES8: https://smash.gg/es8

and continue on changing last number sequentially

Sep
27
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Sep
28
Sat
2019
ESL One New York 2019 @ Barclays Center
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

They still don’t understand, but soon they will. #ESLOne New York returns to Barclays Center for the fourth consecutive year. Witness greatness Sept. 28-29.

Sep
29
Sun
2019
ESL One New York 2019 @ Barclays Center
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

They still don’t understand, but soon they will. #ESLOne New York returns to Barclays Center for the fourth consecutive year. Witness greatness Sept. 28-29.

NYC Tekken Monthly #9 (TWT Dojo) @ Next Level
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm

REGISTRATION IS OPEN UNTIL 4PM ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT. THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE SIGN UP. CHECK-IN CLOSES AT 4:45, THERE WILL BE NO LATE SPOTS HELD, THE EVENT STARTS AT 5 SHARP. IF YOU HAVE NOT CHECKED IN BY 4:45, YOU WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE BRACKET.

REMINDER: WE CANNOT GUARANTEE HEADPHONES ON ANY SETUP! PLAN ACCORDINGLY! AND REMEMBER TO BE ON TIME! IF YOUR LATE YOU RUN THE RISK OF BEING REMOVED FROM THE BRACKET! IF YOU THINK YOU MIGHT BE LATE, PLEASE LET US KNOW,

CONSOLE: PlayStation 4
DATE: Sunday, September 29th, 2019
LOCATION: Next Level, 874 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11232, (347) 618-8813
FEES PAID AT THE DOOR, NO ONLINE PAY

Venue: $10 (For just casual play)
Entry: $10
Bring a PS4 with all DLC and get venue fee Compensated by the TO!

POT SPLIT:
Entrants 2-9: Winner takes all.
Entrants 10-31: Top 3 60/30/10
Entrants 32-63: Top 4 50/25/15/10
Entrants 64-95: Top 6 50/20/13/7/5/5
Entrants 96+: Top 8 50/20/13/7/3/3/2/2

Concrete Throwdown-Smash Edition 3-Ft Smash Ultimate & Melee! @ Gallery MC
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 8:30 pm

$100 POT BONUS FOR ULTIMATE AND MELEE!
PREREGISTER BELOW:
Smash.gg/ConcreteThrowdown
Venue fee goes up as event draws closer!

Nerds, Geeks, and Gamers and Royal Smash returns with our Concrete Throwdown series to NYC! This 3rd edition featuring Super Smash Bros Ultimate and Super Smash Bros Melee! Since we missed August we are adding a JUICY Pot Bonus!

Location:
Gallery MC
545 West 52nd Street 8th Floor
New York, NY 10019

A short walk from Port Authority Bus Terminal! Parking available either on side streets or parking garage, all day rates available!

Pricing:
$15 Early Bird Venue Price (Ends September 28th)
$20 Day of Event Price (Ends at 2PM September 29th)
$10 Spectator Fee
$10 Entry Fee for Tournaments (Goes straight into the Prize Pool)

Featured Tournaments:
Smash Ultimate Singles
Melee Singles

SCHEDULE:
Preliminary Schedule:

Doors open at 2PM

Melee and Ultimate signups begin at 2PM

Ultimate signups end at 3:30PM, Ultimate bracket begins

Melee signups end at 4:30PM, Melee bracket begins

8:30PM cleanup begins

Subject to change! Will post if this does change

Stream:
Ultimate – Twitch.Tv/NerdsGeeksnGamers

Lets bring HYPE back to NYC!

Oct
1
Tue
2019
King of the Iron Weeb @ Weeboids
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bi-Weekly Tekken 7 tournament
That’s right EVERY OTHER Tuesday is dedicated to Tekken 7 @ Weeboids (59 Pearl St, Brooklyn, NY, 11201 Room 12-15)

-$10 venue fee
-$7 tournament fee
-Sign up is from 2pm-5pm
-Tournament begins at 6pm

*Double Elimination
*60 sec. Each Match
*2/3 Matches

Oct
2
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
_______________
Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)

Next Level Battle Circuit @ Next Level
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm

Stream Link: http://www.twitch.tv/teamsp00ky

Joysticks and pads are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. $3.00 for a pad or $5.00 for a joystick. Please try to bring your own controller.

Playstation 4: Mortal Kombat 11
Playstation 4: Street Fighter V
Playstation 4: DragonBall Fighterz
Playstation 4: Soul Calibur 6

Venue fee: $10.00 per person (No spectating is permitted)
Entry fee: $10.00 per game

Registration is available from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM, a 15 minute grace period for last minute entries. There is also a 15 minute seeding period (There will only be 2-4 late spots allotted after 8:30 PM for emergency registration), please be ON TIME! Tournament begins at 8:30 PM SHARP. Please call us at 347-618-8813 also for emergency registration.

Prize Payout:
1st: 70% of pot
2nd: 20% of pot
3rd: 10% of pot

Public Transportation: D, N or R trains to 36th Street Station or buses B70 or B35 to 36th Street between 4th Ave. *NOTE: If you’re going to be late to the event, please call the store ahead of time at (347)[masked] and leave your name and which game(s) you plan on entering. Thank you.

Oct
3
Thu
2019
Smash Down – Ultimate Smash Weekly Tournament @ Encore E-Sports
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Smash Down – Westchester’s Premiere Venue for Ultimate Smash weekly tournament with over 15 setups and true head to head stream

Times:

Registration: 6pm
Doubles start time: 6:30 pm SHARP!
Singles start time: 7:30 pm (Depending on Doubles)

Fees:

– Venue Fee: $8
– Casuals Only: $8 (all night)
– Single Tournament entry: $7
– Doubles Tournament entry: $5.00 per person
– Spectating is standard venue price.

Venue Rules:

You can bring outside food, and there are snacks and drink to buy in the venue. There will be a table just for eating. No food around the consoles themselves. Drinks are ok, but be careful and don’t spill anything near the electronics. We just ask if you can please clean up after yourselves. Don’t leave any garbage behind. We don’t want the guys at the venue working extra just to clean up after us.

__________________________________________

Tournament Rules

3stock 7min
Stage Hazards Off
2 Bans, no DSR

Starter Stages

Battlefield
Final Destination
Pokemon Stadium 2
Smashville
Kalos Pokemon League

Counter-Pick Stages

Lylat Cruise
Unova Pokemon League
Town and City
Yoshi’s Story
Yoshi’s Island (Brawl)

________________________________________

— Cash prizes:

Singles

1 – 47 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 30%
3rd Place – 10%

48 – 63 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%

65 – 128 Players
1st Place – 50%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%
5th Place – 3%/3%
7th Place – 2%/2%

Doubles: (If double is being played)

4 teams or fewer:
1st -100%

5 teams up to 9:
1st – 70%
2nd – 30%

10 teams and up:
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Any questions or concerns should be brought directly to the attention of tournament staff.

Streamed live at www.twitch.tv/EncoreEsportsUSA

past brackets can be found on Smash.gg with increasing numbers after ES:

ES1: https://challonge.com/tbv63ahw
ES2: https://smash.gg/encoresmash2
ES3: https://smash.gg/encoresmash3
ES4: https://smash.gg/es4
ES5: https://smash.gg/es5
ES6: https://smash.gg/es6
ES7: https://smash.gg/es7
ES8: https://smash.gg/es8

and continue on changing last number sequentially

Oct
4
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Oct
9
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
_______________
Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)

Next Level Battle Circuit @ Next Level
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm

Stream Link: http://www.twitch.tv/teamsp00ky

Joysticks and pads are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. $3.00 for a pad or $5.00 for a joystick. Please try to bring your own controller.

Playstation 4: Mortal Kombat 11
Playstation 4: Street Fighter V
Playstation 4: DragonBall Fighterz
Playstation 4: Soul Calibur 6

Venue fee: $10.00 per person (No spectating is permitted)
Entry fee: $10.00 per game

Registration is available from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM, a 15 minute grace period for last minute entries. There is also a 15 minute seeding period (There will only be 2-4 late spots allotted after 8:30 PM for emergency registration), please be ON TIME! Tournament begins at 8:30 PM SHARP. Please call us at 347-618-8813 also for emergency registration.

Prize Payout:
1st: 70% of pot
2nd: 20% of pot
3rd: 10% of pot

Public Transportation: D, N or R trains to 36th Street Station or buses B70 or B35 to 36th Street between 4th Ave. *NOTE: If you’re going to be late to the event, please call the store ahead of time at (347)[masked] and leave your name and which game(s) you plan on entering. Thank you.

Oct
10
Thu
2019
Smash Down – Ultimate Smash Weekly Tournament @ Encore E-Sports
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Smash Down – Westchester’s Premiere Venue for Ultimate Smash weekly tournament with over 15 setups and true head to head stream

Times:

Registration: 6pm
Doubles start time: 6:30 pm SHARP!
Singles start time: 7:30 pm (Depending on Doubles)

Fees:

– Venue Fee: $8
– Casuals Only: $8 (all night)
– Single Tournament entry: $7
– Doubles Tournament entry: $5.00 per person
– Spectating is standard venue price.

Venue Rules:

You can bring outside food, and there are snacks and drink to buy in the venue. There will be a table just for eating. No food around the consoles themselves. Drinks are ok, but be careful and don’t spill anything near the electronics. We just ask if you can please clean up after yourselves. Don’t leave any garbage behind. We don’t want the guys at the venue working extra just to clean up after us.

__________________________________________

Tournament Rules

3stock 7min
Stage Hazards Off
2 Bans, no DSR

Starter Stages

Battlefield
Final Destination
Pokemon Stadium 2
Smashville
Kalos Pokemon League

Counter-Pick Stages

Lylat Cruise
Unova Pokemon League
Town and City
Yoshi’s Story
Yoshi’s Island (Brawl)

________________________________________

— Cash prizes:

Singles

1 – 47 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 30%
3rd Place – 10%

48 – 63 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%

65 – 128 Players
1st Place – 50%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%
5th Place – 3%/3%
7th Place – 2%/2%

Doubles: (If double is being played)

4 teams or fewer:
1st -100%

5 teams up to 9:
1st – 70%
2nd – 30%

10 teams and up:
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Any questions or concerns should be brought directly to the attention of tournament staff.

Streamed live at www.twitch.tv/EncoreEsportsUSA

past brackets can be found on Smash.gg with increasing numbers after ES:

ES1: https://challonge.com/tbv63ahw
ES2: https://smash.gg/encoresmash2
ES3: https://smash.gg/encoresmash3
ES4: https://smash.gg/es4
ES5: https://smash.gg/es5
ES6: https://smash.gg/es6
ES7: https://smash.gg/es7
ES8: https://smash.gg/es8

and continue on changing last number sequentially

Oct
11
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Oct
15
Tue
2019
King of the Iron Weeb @ Weeboids
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bi-Weekly Tekken 7 tournament
That’s right EVERY OTHER Tuesday is dedicated to Tekken 7 @ Weeboids (59 Pearl St, Brooklyn, NY, 11201 Room 12-15)

-$10 venue fee
-$7 tournament fee
-Sign up is from 2pm-5pm
-Tournament begins at 6pm

*Double Elimination
*60 sec. Each Match
*2/3 Matches

Oct
16
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
_______________
Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)

Next Level Battle Circuit @ Next Level
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm

Stream Link: http://www.twitch.tv/teamsp00ky

Joysticks and pads are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. $3.00 for a pad or $5.00 for a joystick. Please try to bring your own controller.

Playstation 4: Mortal Kombat 11
Playstation 4: Street Fighter V
Playstation 4: DragonBall Fighterz
Playstation 4: Soul Calibur 6

Venue fee: $10.00 per person (No spectating is permitted)
Entry fee: $10.00 per game

Registration is available from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM, a 15 minute grace period for last minute entries. There is also a 15 minute seeding period (There will only be 2-4 late spots allotted after 8:30 PM for emergency registration), please be ON TIME! Tournament begins at 8:30 PM SHARP. Please call us at 347-618-8813 also for emergency registration.

Prize Payout:
1st: 70% of pot
2nd: 20% of pot
3rd: 10% of pot

Public Transportation: D, N or R trains to 36th Street Station or buses B70 or B35 to 36th Street between 4th Ave. *NOTE: If you’re going to be late to the event, please call the store ahead of time at (347)[masked] and leave your name and which game(s) you plan on entering. Thank you.

Oct
17
Thu
2019
Smash Down – Ultimate Smash Weekly Tournament @ Encore E-Sports
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Smash Down – Westchester’s Premiere Venue for Ultimate Smash weekly tournament with over 15 setups and true head to head stream

Times:

Registration: 6pm
Doubles start time: 6:30 pm SHARP!
Singles start time: 7:30 pm (Depending on Doubles)

Fees:

– Venue Fee: $8
– Casuals Only: $8 (all night)
– Single Tournament entry: $7
– Doubles Tournament entry: $5.00 per person
– Spectating is standard venue price.

Venue Rules:

You can bring outside food, and there are snacks and drink to buy in the venue. There will be a table just for eating. No food around the consoles themselves. Drinks are ok, but be careful and don’t spill anything near the electronics. We just ask if you can please clean up after yourselves. Don’t leave any garbage behind. We don’t want the guys at the venue working extra just to clean up after us.

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Tournament Rules

3stock 7min
Stage Hazards Off
2 Bans, no DSR

Starter Stages

Battlefield
Final Destination
Pokemon Stadium 2
Smashville
Kalos Pokemon League

Counter-Pick Stages

Lylat Cruise
Unova Pokemon League
Town and City
Yoshi’s Story
Yoshi’s Island (Brawl)

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— Cash prizes:

Singles

1 – 47 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 30%
3rd Place – 10%

48 – 63 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%

65 – 128 Players
1st Place – 50%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%
5th Place – 3%/3%
7th Place – 2%/2%

Doubles: (If double is being played)

4 teams or fewer:
1st -100%

5 teams up to 9:
1st – 70%
2nd – 30%

10 teams and up:
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Any questions or concerns should be brought directly to the attention of tournament staff.

Streamed live at www.twitch.tv/EncoreEsportsUSA

past brackets can be found on Smash.gg with increasing numbers after ES:

ES1: https://challonge.com/tbv63ahw
ES2: https://smash.gg/encoresmash2
ES3: https://smash.gg/encoresmash3
ES4: https://smash.gg/es4
ES5: https://smash.gg/es5
ES6: https://smash.gg/es6
ES7: https://smash.gg/es7
ES8: https://smash.gg/es8

and continue on changing last number sequentially

Oct
18
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Oct
23
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
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Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)

Next Level Battle Circuit @ Next Level
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm

Stream Link: http://www.twitch.tv/teamsp00ky

Joysticks and pads are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. $3.00 for a pad or $5.00 for a joystick. Please try to bring your own controller.

Playstation 4: Mortal Kombat 11
Playstation 4: Street Fighter V
Playstation 4: DragonBall Fighterz
Playstation 4: Soul Calibur 6

Venue fee: $10.00 per person (No spectating is permitted)
Entry fee: $10.00 per game

Registration is available from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM, a 15 minute grace period for last minute entries. There is also a 15 minute seeding period (There will only be 2-4 late spots allotted after 8:30 PM for emergency registration), please be ON TIME! Tournament begins at 8:30 PM SHARP. Please call us at 347-618-8813 also for emergency registration.

Prize Payout:
1st: 70% of pot
2nd: 20% of pot
3rd: 10% of pot

Public Transportation: D, N or R trains to 36th Street Station or buses B70 or B35 to 36th Street between 4th Ave. *NOTE: If you’re going to be late to the event, please call the store ahead of time at (347)[masked] and leave your name and which game(s) you plan on entering. Thank you.

Oct
24
Thu
2019
Smash Down – Ultimate Smash Weekly Tournament @ Encore E-Sports
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Smash Down – Westchester’s Premiere Venue for Ultimate Smash weekly tournament with over 15 setups and true head to head stream

Times:

Registration: 6pm
Doubles start time: 6:30 pm SHARP!
Singles start time: 7:30 pm (Depending on Doubles)

Fees:

– Venue Fee: $8
– Casuals Only: $8 (all night)
– Single Tournament entry: $7
– Doubles Tournament entry: $5.00 per person
– Spectating is standard venue price.

Venue Rules:

You can bring outside food, and there are snacks and drink to buy in the venue. There will be a table just for eating. No food around the consoles themselves. Drinks are ok, but be careful and don’t spill anything near the electronics. We just ask if you can please clean up after yourselves. Don’t leave any garbage behind. We don’t want the guys at the venue working extra just to clean up after us.

__________________________________________

Tournament Rules

3stock 7min
Stage Hazards Off
2 Bans, no DSR

Starter Stages

Battlefield
Final Destination
Pokemon Stadium 2
Smashville
Kalos Pokemon League

Counter-Pick Stages

Lylat Cruise
Unova Pokemon League
Town and City
Yoshi’s Story
Yoshi’s Island (Brawl)

________________________________________

— Cash prizes:

Singles

1 – 47 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 30%
3rd Place – 10%

48 – 63 players:
1st Place – 60%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%

65 – 128 Players
1st Place – 50%
2nd Place – 25%
3rd Place – 10%
4th Place – 5%
5th Place – 3%/3%
7th Place – 2%/2%

Doubles: (If double is being played)

4 teams or fewer:
1st -100%

5 teams up to 9:
1st – 70%
2nd – 30%

10 teams and up:
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Any questions or concerns should be brought directly to the attention of tournament staff.

Streamed live at www.twitch.tv/EncoreEsportsUSA

past brackets can be found on Smash.gg with increasing numbers after ES:

ES1: https://challonge.com/tbv63ahw
ES2: https://smash.gg/encoresmash2
ES3: https://smash.gg/encoresmash3
ES4: https://smash.gg/es4
ES5: https://smash.gg/es5
ES6: https://smash.gg/es6
ES7: https://smash.gg/es7
ES8: https://smash.gg/es8

and continue on changing last number sequentially

Oct
25
Fri
2019
Next Level Offline Training Session @ Next Level
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Offline training session every Friday Night at Next Level in NYC.

This event is not exclusive to Street Fighter V players. Any fighting game player is welcome to come and play their game in the venue.

If you don’t join tournaments at the moment because you don’t feel ready, fine. But feel free to join us at Next Level so we can train together in a non-tournament setting.

All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert player.

Oct
29
Tue
2019
King of the Iron Weeb @ Weeboids
Oct 29 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bi-Weekly Tekken 7 tournament
That’s right EVERY OTHER Tuesday is dedicated to Tekken 7 @ Weeboids (59 Pearl St, Brooklyn, NY, 11201 Room 12-15)

-$10 venue fee
-$7 tournament fee
-Sign up is from 2pm-5pm
-Tournament begins at 6pm

*Double Elimination
*60 sec. Each Match
*2/3 Matches

Oct
30
Wed
2019
DGU’s Free Weekly Karaoke & Retro Game Weds: @ Offside Tavern NYC
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

It’s Puzzle Time this Wed at Offside Tavern!

Play your Tetris, Dr. Mario and other amazing puzzle games this wed!
OR Come Join us to sing some FREE UNLIMITED KARAOKE from 6:30 to 9:30pm!

SETUP Starts 6pm @ Offside Tavern on 14th & 7th!
Feel free to bring your own systems and games!
If you need a station let us know and I will set you up!

We have PS4, Switches and various other systems on site!

Please support our amazing Venue Offside Tavern by purchasing drinks and food!

Join our NEW Social Group to share your game videos, links and meet new coop friends or rivals!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DGUSocial

Like events like these? Join the Digital Gamers Union Meetup!
Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Digital-Gamers-Union/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DigitalGamersUnion/
_______________
Weekly RETRO CO-OP Wed Details:

While there is no cost for this event, we ask that you either buy drinks or food to support the amazing venue!

Play Dreamcast, Playstation, NES, SNES, Gameboy, TurboGrafix 16, Genesis, Atari, N64, Neo-Geo, PSP and TONS of ARCADE Classics!
Gamecube & Wii will be supported as well but emulation speed varies greatly.
________________

Please tip our amazing bartenders as this is how they make a living!

Suggestions are welcome! Bring games you would like to play!
Bring your Nintendo Switches and 3DS!
Bring your favorite Table-Top games!

For those that just want to come and see, there will be demos, trivia and multiplayer games available as well!

Gaming Rules:
Each Player gets 1 life and must queue up in order to play each game.
Fighting Games is 5 mins per person or single loss.

Trivia Rules:
Games should be played in even groups, including single player games. Each member will take turns
If games are in progress, add or remove players in teams accordingly.
NO SWITCHING SIDES!
Changes to scheduled games will be made by hand votes. (ie. More time for Mario Kart)