- Tournament Schedule and such
BloodyIron on Fri, May 25th, 2012 @ 6:13 am.
Good news everyone!
Our event is less than one month away! We recently made adjustments to our tournament schedule, and finalized the Super Smash Brothers; Melee format too! The schedule is setup so the tournaments do not overlap at all, so everyone can enter everything.
We also want to remind you that the Portal 2 Map Making Contest is going on still. Players are working hard to enter their creative maps into our contest to win a delicious Trendnet TEW-680MB! Just make sure you attend our BYOC and submit your map by Noon on Saturday and then you'll be set. We will also be doing something interesting with the top 3 maps that we select.
As in our previous events, we've had on-site concession cooked and prepared properly. We will be bringing that back for our coming event, and it's still delicious and affordable!
If you're interested in coming, by yourself, with friends, or even so far as to bring your own TF2 team, we recommend you prepay to reserve and guarantee your own seat! To sign-up and prepay head to: http://www.lanified.com/events/go/8/2 Prepay is instant, and really easy.
We're really excited about our coming event, we hope to see you there!
- Five things to know
BloodyIron on Fri, May 11th, 2012 @ 10:58 pm.
Our coming event is just one month away, but we're not slouching! We're busting our backs to bring you a spectacular event. Here are some things that are worth noting for our coming event.
S2 Games has been one of our biggest contributors and longest term sponsor. We have greatly appreciated their support the last two years. However all things must come to an end, and as such our sponsorship with S2 Games is ending. Thanks S2 Games for your help!
We have re-evaluated our coming event and are adjusting our ticket price to make the event more accessible to the public. To be specific, we are reducing prepay and at the door pricing. All of the people who have prepaid for this event will be given immediate partial refunds. If you have prepaid and you are having issues please contact BloodyIron immediately. We also have adjusted the ticket price for the console tournaments as we want them to be more accessible too.
Tournament adjustments. We are still finalizing certain elements of our tournaments. In summary they are:
- Removing of Heroes of Newerth from our tournament line-up
- Adjusting of the PC and Console tournament schedules to make them not over lap
- Revisiting the Super Smash Brothers Melee ruleset
- Adjusting prizing considering the change in ticket price
LANified!'s first Portal 2 Map making contest!
Just a few days ago, Portal 2 received an update so you can make maps in-game really easily, and share them with your friends even easier than that! So we're hosting a map making contest! From now till June 16th 2012 1200hrs (Noon Saturday, second event day) you will have plenty of time to make your best creation! We will be accepting ONE map entry per person. You must attend LANified! 11's BYOC LAN and submit it by Noon on Saturday to enter the contest. Judging will be done by LANified! Staff members. Methodology for judging is not yet finalized. What do you stand to win? A shiny new Trendnet TEW-680MB ! : http://www.trendnet.com/products/prodde ... MB&cat=159
But wait, there's more! We will be holding onto the top 3 maps we grade for an additional contest at the event. You will just have to wait and see what we do with them though.
So what are you waiting for? Portal 2 is only $7 for the next few days! : http://store.steampowered.com/app/620/
We aren't just stopping with our Portal 2 map making contest. We will be bringing more casual challenges for the event, so keep your eyes peeled!
Our delicious concession is back again! There will be fresh, hot food on site again! If you haven't had the fortune of being at one of our events where we had our great concession, I feel bad for you. Delicious, nutritious, and oh so convenient. They also try to fill special requests too! Mac and Cheese + Chicken? Very yes!
To sign up and prepay for our coming event, head to the event page at: http://www.lanified.com/events/details/8
Don't forget, you need to log in then sign up/prepay! One login to rule them all.
If you would like to see feedback from our previous event, just head to: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=811
- LANified! 11: Posters
BloodyIron on Thu, April 26th, 2012 @ 3:48 am.
If you want to tell your friends about our upcoming event, now's the time! We got our poster design complete (by Sara Andisheh), making it easy to pass event info around!
Check them out:
PDF: http://www.lanified.com/downloads/event ... 7_2012.pdf
PNG: http://www.lanified.com/downloads/event ... 7_2012.png
- LANified!, our stuff
BloodyIron on Tue, April 17th, 2012 @ 8:51 pm.
There are things about LANified! which aren't always easily found. Some of which we have been meaning to add to our site for a very long time. Unfortunately there are usually other things which are higher priority, delaying such info from reaching our site.
To address this, we have created a new forum section dedicated to information we cannot place elsewhere on our site or services for one reason or another. Additionally we are trying to make such information easier to find, instead of just being arbitrarily located somewhere on our site. We invite you to check out our new information.
For a brief description of LANified!: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=5177
For our current hosted services: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=5176
For our contact information: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=5175
We will be maintaining this section as needed, and if you would like to see more information in said section we would love to hear your ideas in the feedback forum: viewforum.php?f=20
- Barcraft, Minecraft, Starcraft, how crafty
BloodyIron on Tue, February 21st, 2012 @ 11:06 pm.
Greetings fellow gamers!
It's been a little while since you have heard from us, but rest assured we have not disappeared. If anything, we are returning with vigor!
First off, this coming weekend the next Barcraft Calgary event is going down, and LANified! will be there helping out. We will be there running a King of the Hill event, and as before there will be prizing. Details are not yet finalized, so check it out at the event! Unlike our other King of the Hill series we will not be broadcasting this one, however this is open to anyone who actually shows up! Last Barcraft we had over 40 people enter the KotH, and it was a total blast! We will be running the event on systems generously lent by The Node, a local internet cafe here in Calgary. There will also be other systems available for casual play, come get your game on, and check out what they have to offer!
When: 11:30 - 8ish, Sunday, Feb. 26th, 2012
Where: Ceili's Irish Pub Southland ( http://g.co/maps/dhw9p )
The Team Liquid thread is at: http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/viewmes ... _id=309859
If you enjoyed any of the previous Barcraft events that we were at, please show your support in the TL thread!
Second off, we continue to develop Alberta's Best Minecraft Server! Today, we bring you a map of the whole world. This map is updated daily, and features all the hard work people have done (in the normal world)! You can browse it deliciously at: http://map.lanified.com
Feel free to come join us on the server, just connect to mine.lanified.com and have fun! We only have a few rules, and mostly they are don't steal other people's stuff, don't destroy other people's stuff, don't build on or in other people's space, take what you need from central storage, give what you can to central storage, and try not to destroy the server!
Third off, we would like to remind you all that we are still running our weekly Starcraft 2 King of the Hill events. If you missed it, we still have prizing! For every 3 wins in a row a king earns, they take home $15! This event runs every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm MST, and it's broadcasted LIVE at http://tv.lanified.com . Competition is getting mighty fierce, and we are seeing some incredible talent. So come check it out!
Full event details can be found in our Team Liquid thread at: http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/viewmes ... _id=277644
LANified! is continually working to provide you with high quality events that are exciting, fun and rewarding. If you would like to keep up with us you can follow us on http://facebook.lanified.com . Feel free to also use our mumble server at voice.lanified.com (default port) for all of your gaming needs.