Hello All is Brawl Ori_bro here to bring you a HUGE announcement
straight from the words of the man who presented us with the largest
Super Smash Bros. Tourney in history, Alex Strife.
year’s APEX did tremendous with entrance numbers. Brawl singles had a
record breaking 400 singles entrants and 128 teams for doubles. Melee
brought 318 players for singles, and 98 teams for doubles. Smash 64
capped at 64 entrants filled with the best talent from all around. On
the FGC side of APEX 2012, Super Street Fighter IV had 96 entrants,
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 had 128 entrants. APEX 2013 looks to take
those numbers and add many more to the list. With the lineup of featured
games for this year those numbers will surely be broken. The following
games will be featured at the tournament.
• Super Smash Bros. Brawl
• Super Smash Bros. Melee
• Super Smash Bros.
• Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3
• Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition 2012
• Persona 4 Arena
• Soul Calibur V
• Tekken Tag Tournament 2
• King of Fighters XIII
• Pokémon Black 2/White 2
Along with the tournaments for each game featured at APEX 2013, they
will be featuring booths for some independent games. The following will
be at Apex 2013.
• Super Smash Flash 2
• Super Smash Crusade
• Project M
- Project M will be featuring a special INVITE-ONLY tournament at Apex 2013. More info on this soon.
top of the tournaments and game booths, APEX is bringing back the
Artists Alley. We have received many applications from artists and are
looking for more. If you wish to join the Artist Alley visit http://www.apex-series.com/artists-alley/
for more details.
APEX is going all out this year when it comes to partners and sponsors. What Jaxel
did last year for streaming APEX was an amazing thing and words can’t
describe how thankful we are for it. This year will be much different.
Jaxel will be back to stream but along with him we will have Bifuteki
streaming as well. That is right APEX 2013 is partnering up with 8WayRun
, and CLASHTournaments
to bring the viewers at home 3 top notch livestreams covering every part of APEX 2013.
sponsors for APEX 2013 this year are great as well. We have a good
number number this year and they are doing a great deal for us and will
only make things better. This year’s list of sponsors include...
will be embedding the APEX stream on their website’s home page which
recieves thousands of views daily. They will be doing on location
interviews and much more. OverClocked Remix will be creating the
official APEX 2013 album. The album will be available for download after
APEX 2013 is over be sure to follow OC Remix to keep up to date!
Dominion Method Gaming is helping by promoting APEX on the FGC side as
well as helping APEX get more sponsors. Video X Games is one of APEX’s
biggest sponsors. VXG is offering the VXG stipend to the winners of
Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition, and
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3. The winners of each game will receive a
FREE , ALL EXPENSES PAID TRIP, to St. Maarten for the Video X Games.
This means you will be getting a free trip to a caribbean island for
winning Apex! Saber Gaming is providing pot bonuses for all the games
featured. Here is how the Pot Bonuses will be handled.
• Brawl Singles $1500 + VXG Stipend
• Melee Singles $1500
• Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 $1000 + VXG Stipend
• Super Street Fighter IV: Aracde Edition $1000 + VXG Stipend
• King of Fighters $250
• Tekken Tag 2 $500
• Soul Calibur V $250
• Persona 4 Arena $250
Thats all for sponsors right now. If more happen to come along APEX will keep you all updated.
this year is looking to break the record books again. Everyone should
try their absolute hardest to make it out this year. This tournament is
looking to create history again so make sure you are there to be a part
of it. It is also official that registration is now live for APEX 2013.
So please visit http://www.apex-series.com/registration/
to register and we will see you at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey January 11-13th!
All of you can find APEX on the two major Social Media websites.
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/apex.series
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/apex_series
APEX will be updating both frequently, so keep an eye out as time goes by for more major updates.
Here is everything you need to know until the next big APEX 2013 update!
- FF Ori_bro