SLAP Events at Salt Lake Gaming Con, July 7-8

We’re extremely excited to announce that SLAP will be at Salt Lake Gaming Con with a full lineup of pinball machines in addition to several IFPA-endorsed tournaments. We’ll be having events for newcomers and experienced players alike, taking place on both Friday and Saturday, July 7th and 8th at the South Towne Expo Center (9575 S State St. Sandy, UT)

We’ll have prizes and fun throughout the the two days of the Con. If you want to compete, come and get signed up, but if you just want to check out a few machines from local collectors, drop by a hang out with us for a bit. Below are the times, dates, and details for the tournaments we’ll be running. Flyers for the events are below the details (click to enlarge).

Friday, July 7th — SALT LAKE GAMING CON

Harry Popper and the Silver Ball — Jr. Main Event — Capped at 64 players (Entries only open to players under the age of 18) — 11am – 8pm
Qualifying — 4 qualifying Games (11am – 5pm)
Top 16 players enter play-offs (5:30pm – 8pm)
Play-offs are 4 player matches where bottom 2 get eliminated
At Final 4 players only 1 player is eliminated each game.
9 Total Games to Win Tourney

SLAP WARS – BOBA PFETT — 3-Person Team Tournament — Capped at 24 Teams — 11am – 8pm
Qualifying — Each Team plays 4 x 3 player qualifying games on 4 machines (11am – 6pm)
Top 4 Teams enter play-off (6pm – 8pm)
In the playoffs there will be 2 semi-final heads up matches consisting of a best 2 out of 3 format where each player only plays 1 of the balls each game.
The Finals will be best 3 out of 5 format where each player only plays one ball per game.
12 Total Possible Games to Win (The last 8 games each player only plays 1 ball per game)

SLAP FIGHT — Head to Head Tournament — Capped at 64 players — 8pm – Midnight
Tournament format will be a 1 strike tournament with half the field being eliminated each round.
Round 1 = 32 heads up matches
Round 2 = 16 heads up matches
Round 3 = 8 heads up matches
Round 4 = 4 heads up matches
Round 5 = 2 heads up matches
Round 6 = Best 2 out of 3 Finals
8 Total Possible Games to Win

Saturday, July 8th — SALT LAKE GAMING CON

Escape from the Planet of the Drain Monsters — Main Event — Capped at 100 players
Qualifying — 6 qualifying games (10am – 7pm)
Top 16 players enter play-offs (7:30pm – 10pm)
Play-offs are 4 player matches where bottom 2 get eliminated
At Final 4 players only 1 player is eliminated each game.
10 Total Games to Win Tourney

Lord of the Slings — Critical Strike Tournament — Capped at 20 players
Format will be a 3 strike tournament using the critical strike decks/rules
2 Hour Round where players earn cards (1pm – 3pm)
7 hour Round where players are eliminated once the receive 3 strikes. (3pm – 10pm)
12+ Games to win tournament