MomoCon Game Festival – Free Admission!

February 8th – 11am – 11pm

Tabletop gaming

Georgia Tech Student Center
3rd floor
FREE ENTRY!
350 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332

**Note: The main Student Center parking lot is now $5 on the weekend (no in and out), but the deck directly behind the lot is free on weekends.**

On Feb. 8th, MomoCon is proud to host an Gaming Day at the Georgia Tech Student Center 3rd floor! We’ll be having board and tabletop game gurus coming out with large collections, RPGers, and more Magic than you can shake a stick at!  Check out the Board Gaming Events page for some more details on the types of games we will have available and feel free to bring your own!  We will have instructors on site to teach most games, so even if you are new to something, don’t be afraid!

If you are a local group who would like to come game with us or help out with the events in the future, please mail info@momocon.com. We are always looking for help of all types, including staffers and people to run games!

Upcoming Events

Pokemon X/Y Tournament

Georgia Tech Student Center – Piedmont Room – 350 Ferst Drive Atlanta, GA 30332
**Note: The main Student Center parking lot is now $5 on the weekend (no in and out), but the deck directly behind the lot is free on weekends.**

Feb. 15th, 2014
Signups 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Tournament 1:00pm – 10:00pm
Free entry!

– Depending on the number of participants, tournament will either be round robin or double elimination
– Show up on time to the tournament. I will be locking the brackets the minute the official time starts.
– Tournament is free to enter
– Winnings are 3-day passes to Momocon and Gamestop giftcards for the top 3

Rules Summary
– Doubles Format
– Pokemon above Level 50 will be brought down to 50 for the match while those below 50 will stay as-is
– Players choose 4 of their 6 registered Pokemon after team preview
– Must use the same team of 6 throughout tournament.

– Evasion Clause: The moves Double Team and Minimize, in addition to the abilities Sand Veil and Snow Cloak, are not permitted in play.
– Moody Clause: Pokémon with the ability Moody are not permitted.
– OHKO Clause: A Pokemon may not have the moves Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill, or Sheer Cold in its moveset.
– Sleep Clause: Only one Pokémon may be put to sleep on the opposing team at a time, if not induced by a move such as Rest.
– Species Clause: Players cannot have two Pokémon with the same Pokédex number on the same team.
– No Pokémon may use the move Dark Void.
– Pokémon must be placed in the Battle Box.

Standard Format Style
Double Battle

In Double Battles, each player selects four Pokémon from his or her party of six to battle with. At the start of the battle, players send out the first two Pokémon in their party, making a total of four Pokémon on the battlefield. Game play continues until a player knocks out all four of his or her opponent’s Pokémon.

Team Construction Rules
– A player’s team cannot contain two Pokémon with the same Pokédex number
– Each Pokémon on a player’s team can hold an item, though no two Pokémon may hold the same item
– A player’s team cannot contain two Pokémon with the same nickname
– A player’s team cannot contain a Pokémon nicknamed with the name of another Pokémon

– Pokémon may only use moves that have been learned through one of the following methods:
– By leveling up
– By TM or HM
– As an Egg move, through breeding
– From a character in the game
– A move already known by a Pokémon received at an official Pokémon event or promotion

The following Pokémon may not be on a player’s team:
Arceus
Blaziken
Darkrai
Deoxys
Deoxys-A
Dialga
Giratina
Giratina-O
Groudon
Ho-Oh
Kyogre
Kyurem-W
Lugia
Mewtwo
Palkia
Rayquaza
Reshiram
Shaymin-S
Xerneas
Yvletal
Zekrom

The following items are banned:
Gengarite
Kangaskhanite

Previous Events

Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament – Nov. 9th, 2013

Persona 4 Arena and Skullgirls Tournament – Oct. 12th, 2013

MomoCon Analog Gaming Festival – Sept. 7th, 2013

MomoCon Gaming Festival - June 8th, 2013

Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament – January 19th, 2013

Winter Gaming Festival 2012 – December 8th, 2012

Persona 4 Arena and SF4 Arcade Tournament – October 13th, 2012

Summer Gaming Festival 2012August 11th, 2012

UMvC3 and SkullGirls Tournament – July 14th, 2012

Winter Gaming Festival – January 10th, 2010

Summer Gaming Festival – June 26th, 2009