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AMA-CON 2016 Gaming Tournament Schedule

Here it is! The 2016 AMA-CON Gaming Tournament Schedule!

Saturday, July 23

MAGIC the GATHERING
Super Invitational Qualifier 1K
July 23 at 10 AM – $40 entry fee
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

WARHAMMER
30K – Forge World Prizes
1250 points
July 23 at 11:30 AM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by AMA-CON

SUPER SMASH BROS.
Singles & Doubles
July 23 at Noon
$5 Double Elimination
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment and Rock 108

WARMACHINE HORDES
Steamroller – 3rd Edition
75 points
July 23 at Noon
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

STAR WARS X-WING
Standard/Dogfight
100 points
July 23 at 1 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

FORCE OF WILL
Bring Your Own Deck
July 23 at 1 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Big Apple Comics

YU-GI-OH!
Constructed
July 23 at 2 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

DRAGONBALL Z
The CCG
Swiss/Constructed
Cut to Top
$10 entry fee
July 23 at 3 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
Grinder on demand (8 players)
$5 entry fee
July 23 at noon
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
$10 fee
July 23 at 2 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
$20 fee
July 23 at 5 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

Sunday, July 24

WARMACHINE HORDES
Steamroller – 3rd Edition
75 points
July 24 at Noon
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

SUPER SMASH BROS.
Singles & Doubles
July 24 at 1 PM
$5 Double Elimination
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment and Rock 108

HALO 5
Grinder on demand (8 players)
$5 entry fee
July 24 at 1 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

Panel/Presentation Announcement – Kaia Cosplay Presents: Cosplay Crafting with Kaia Cosplay

Kaia Cosplay panel

Bring all your Cosplay questions to this open Cosplay Q&A that will cover anything and everything about Cosplay! Let’s discuss the Cosplay process: from planning to crafting to going to the Con. We will have something for everyone, whether you are a longterm Cosplayer or just don’t know where to start.

Sunday, August 2nd from 12:30-1:30pm in the Regency Room Panel/Presentation Area

Be sure to like Kaia Cosplay on Facebook at: https://www.Facebook.com/kaiacosplay99

AMA-Con 2015 Cosplay Contest Schedule

 

Cosplay Contest Schedule – Saturday, August 1st

TIME TITLE LOCATION
12 NOON Kids Cosplay Contest(12 and younger) Regency Room
2 PM Comics Cosplay Contest(13 and over) Regency Room
3:45 PM Steampunk Cosplay Contest(13 and over) Regency Room
5:30 PM Anime Cosplay Contest(13 and over) Regency Room

 

 

 

Cosplay Contest Schedule – Sunday, August 2nd

TIME TITLE LOCATION
1 PM Gaming Cosplay Contest(13 and over) Regency Room
3 PM SciFi Cosplay Contest(13 and over) Regency Room

 

 

If you would like to download the schedule as a PDF, please click the following link: AMA-Con 2015 Cosplay Contest Schedule.

 

You may still register online for the cosplay contest via the Registration link above, or you may register onsite 15 minutes before the start of the competition.

Video Games Live! Tickets On Sale Now

AMA-Con is thrilled to host Video Games Live! as part of AMA-Con 2015. Tickets are now on sale through Panhandle Tickets, starting at $20.  For more information or to buy tickets, please visit http://www.panhandletickets.com/event_information.php?id=1891

 

Amarillo Public Library and Amarillo Symphony are teaming up to bring Video Games Live to Amarillo during AMA-CON! Video Games Live is an immersive concert event featuring music from the greatest video games of all time. Created and produced by industry veteran video game composer Tommy Tallarico; top orchestras and choirs around the world perform along with exclusive video footage and music arrangements, synchronized lighting, special fx, solo performers, electronic percussion, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.
PRE-CONCERT ACTIVITIES
– Guitar Hero competition starts 1 hour prior to concert; winner plays on stage with the Symphony.
– Costume contest with winner selected from the stage just prior to the concert.

POST-CONCERT ACTIVITIES
– Meet and greet reception with game industry luminaries (open to all ticketholders)