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post #1 of 16
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As of recently I have decided to get your opinions here at OCN on a PS3 COD4 tournament. There are PC tournaments here, there, and everywhere, so why not on the PS3? Considering the PS3 COD4 uses servers rather than having someone host it via their PS3 I think this is completely doable.

Thus I want your opinions on the following:

1. How would you want to set it up? Party sizes are limited, so how would we host such a tournament on the PS3? Perhaps a scheduled event of rounds and times or what?

2. How do you want the matches set up? Hard core team vs team, or mercenary or what?

3. How far out do you want it scheduled (ie. 2 weeks from this Sat.)?

4. Should headsets be required?

5. Any other thoughts/questions are welcome.

The goal is to get these thoughts/opinions together, then I will have something setup in stone and people can sign up (will send out reminders as well), and then boom!, head shot. This will be fun so post your thoughts!
post #2 of 16
I say everyone needs to have a headset(i need to go buy one lol). hardcore team deathmatch or headquarters or capture the flag, but hardcore mode for sure. i would say have it on a saturday night(then i dont have work). it would be fun to do i think!
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i thought a PC tourney would've gotten more response, hmm
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i thought a PC tourney would've gotten more response, hmm
they are already doing a PC tourney... dont have a link for ya though. I guess the PS3'ers felt left out so they're making a tourney too .
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Gimme a date and I'll be in; PSN ID is SCZeag

Got my headset and everything, Hardcore Team, Mercenary and Search and destroy would be good. Maybe Ground War if we're a lot
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hey if theres a PS3 tourney i'm up for it. I say headsets required. Do some team mercenary matches, and then maybe some deathmatch. have a team/single tourney.
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im in for a ps3 tourney only if its hardcore search and destroy.

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so anyone up for hardxore snd tourney?
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post #9 of 16
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I am thinking one of two options:

1. WE hold variety of game modes. Probably a team death match (hardcore or mercenary), 2v2 , and Hardcore SND.

2. Option 2 entails just having two separate events. One weekend we could have strictly Hardcore SND and maybe something like headquarters (objective driven). Another weekend we could focus on a singles tourney and maybe small teams.

What does seem obvious to me is to hold it on the weekend (Sat. or Sunday), require headsets, and probably post this a week and a half to two weeks in advance. Any shorter and people may not have enough time to take the day off and any farther out and people will forget! Once we got something rolling we could set it up for a tournament bracket and have certain teams play each other and have prize support. I think that would be sweet. The only thing that I am afraid of is connection errors or stuff like that. For that reason I would like to have 3 people if possible PM me for a test match.

I should have something solidified by mid this next week for a date and game modes being played. Once I do I will make an official PS3 COD4 tourney post.
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6v6 domination and S&D. give teams Names like alpha, charlie, bravo, foxtrot, etc. That would be a very interesting game.
    
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