Summer Jam 6: Path of the Storm Taking Place This Weekend in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

By on August 23, 2012 at 11:11 am

Big E and Robert Hubbs are back with another installment of their Summer Jam tournament series, and it’s all going down this weekend in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As one of the first major tournaments since EVO 2012, Summer Jam 6 is sure to draw huge crowds of considerable talent for each game in their lineup. Plus, in addition to the usual singles and team tournaments, Team Ninja will be bringing the latest build of their upcoming fighter Dead or Alive 5 in order to host a free-to-enter singles tournament with a variety of cash and prizes on the line.

Pertinent information regarding the tournaments and location has been included below, so be sure to show up and support if you happen to be in the area. With a lineup of events this varied, as well as the usual raffles and giveaways, there’s sure to be something for everyone. More details can be found in the official Shoryuken forums thread.

We will be providing full coverage for the event all throughout the weekend thanks to streams from Team Spooky, 8 Way Run, Team St1ckBuG, and Gaming Vision Network, so be sure to check back for full results and match logs.

Main Tournaments
  • Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012 – $500 pot bonus
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 – $500 pot bonus
  • Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown – $250 pot bonus (will double for 64+ players)
  • Persona 4 Arena – $250 pot bonus
  • King of Fighters XIII
  • Mortal Kombat
  • Tekken 6
  • Soul Calibur V
  • Skullgirls
  • Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike
  • Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus
  • Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code
  • BlazBlue Continuum Shift: Extend
  • Arcana Heart 3
  • Street Fighter x Tekken
Side Tournaments
  • Garou: Mark of the Wolves
  • Super Street Fighter II Turbo
  • Golden Axe: The Duel
  • Eternal Champions
  • Vampire Savior
  • Killer Instinct
  • Mortal Kombat 2
  • Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3

Sheraton Suites Hotel (Located 2 miles from the Philadelphia International Airport)
4101A Island Avenue,
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 492-0400