For those who aren’t sure how to dig into 2013, AZHP Gaming has got a solution. The entire crew will be running a gaming room with multiple tournaments at this weekends’ Taiyou Con in Mesa.
Taiyou Con is an anime convention that will be held at the Hilton Phoenix/East Mesa hotel on January 4-6. The convention will feature numerous anime-related guests such as Sonny Strait, Christina Vee, and many more. Alongside all of the anime programming, the good folks with AZHP Gaming will be running another one of their gaming rooms for attendees.
Over the weekend, the crew will be hosting a slew of tournaments for some awesome sponsored prizes from Boson, Aqua Red, UAT,and Evil Controllers:
Dead or Alive 5 (PS3) – 12 p.m.
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift EXTEND (PS3) – 3 p.m.
Halo 4 2 vs. 2 tournament (360) – 9 p.m.
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3) – 12 p.m.
Persona 4: Arena (PS3) – 3 p.m.
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (PS3) – 6 p.m.
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition (2012 ver.) (PS3) – 9 p.m.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II 2 vs 2 tournament (360) – 12 p.m.
As always, these tournaments will have no entry fee, however attendees must purchase a pass to gain entry into the convention. Full-event pass will be $45 at the door, or alternatively, $25 for Friday or Saturday-only passes, and $20 for single Sunday passes.