LANified! + Smash Logic = Salt Flats 2020!
LANified! is announcing our official involvement in the coming Smash Logic event, "Salt Flats 2020".
What are we going to be doing there? Well, some of the boring stuff is we will be providing all the power, internet and networking setup for the event!
But some of the more interesting stuff is the gaming we will do.
We will be running 4x Main Tournaments at Salt Flats 2020, each with a prize pool derived from tournament entrance (available on the event page for Salt Flats 2020). They are:
- Rocket League 3v3
- CS:GO Demolition Mode 3v3
- Starcraft: Brood War 1v1
- Retro Game: VOTE NOW!
The Rules and Formats will be announced in the near future. The formats will probably adapt based on # of participants.
These Main Tournaments will be operated on officila LANified! Tournament Gaming Rigs. Computer, Monitor, Headset (/w mic), Keyboard & Mouse will be provided! Expect lots of FPS and a great gaming experience. You can register for each of the tournaments in advance at the page for Salt Flats 2020.
Retro Free Play:
In addition to our Main Tournaments, we will be setting up a set of 4x Retro Gaming Rigs with a bunch of pre-installed Retro games that play fabulously and are ready for some immediate LAN gaming action!
While the list has not yet been finalised, some example games that are likely to be installed are:
- Age of Empires 2
- Quake 1
- Starcraft: Brood War
- Warcraft 3: The Frozen Throne
- Unreal Tournament 2004
These gaming rigs will be setup to drop-in drop-out play for the whole Salt Flats 2020 event!
To register for Salt Flats 2020, just click here!
Rules, Formats & Prizing for coming November 23rd LAN
We've just posted the Rules, Formats & Prizing for the coming event, on November 23rd, LANified! 34: Focus Fire. We also posted the Mini-Tournaments
- CSGO - Removed Cobblestone and Nuke, added Dust2 and Vertigo, improved formats for # of participating teams
- Overwatch - Initial rules and format established
- Mini-Tournament #1 - CSGO 3v3 Demolition Mode
- Mini Tournament #2 - Overwatch 3v3 Elimination (thanks to all that voted in our Twitter poll!)
We hope to see you at the coming event! And to read all the details and get your tickets, click here.
PUBlic I. - CSGO Rules & Format posted!
We've posted the CSGO Rules and Format that we'll be using at LANified! 33: PUBlic I.
Check em out:
Hope to see you there! \o/
Current Openings - Broadcast and Tournament Administration
We are seeking keen gamers to join our team, and here's some info about those roles.
- Broadcasting, Personality - 1x Openings
- Tournament Administrator - 1x Openings
We seek personalities that are comfortable on camera, willing to have a fun, relaxed time, and learn current/new games. We want to foster creativity in this role, as well as cover many different games. What's more to say that you don't already know? If you have prior work, or some sort of demo you can put together, send it our way in your application! To apply, follow the application info below.
Our Tournaments turn like clockwork. Gamers have come to expect that from us, and you can be a part of ensuring everything turns as it should. If there's a dispute between participants over the rules, that's where you step in. You make the call, you judge, and execute. Gamers expect fair competition from us, and that includes fair judgement. There will be times you need to git'r done, but you won't be alone. We work hard to ensure that our Tournament Administrators have what they need to get the job done right. Rigorous development of Tournament Rules, Formats, Server Infrastructure, and so much more. This is the Core. To apply, follow the application info below.
Applying for an opening
We seek new team mates that are dedicated to our gaming events, willing to do the job right, and interested in the adventure that is putting on the best gaming events and services around. If you want to apply, but you're not sure if you have enough experience, just apply. If you're prepared to do what it takes, we want to hear from you. In your application we want to hear why you want to join us, what role you're applying for, what makes you a good fit for that role, what your favourite cheese is, and any other info you think is worth gaming. If you have any competitive gaming experience (whatever the game is, even if it's Scrabble), then tell us all about it.
tl;dr, SHOW US WHAT YOU GOT.
Send your application to bloodyiron _at) lanified .DOT) com
More Salt Mines 2019 PC Gaming stuff Yay!
!!!Fellow Gamers we have some seriously sweet gaming action happening at the coming Smash Logic event, Salt Mines 2019!!!
There's actually a core part of all the gaming stuff we're gonna do that we haven't mentioned yet. We're gonna be running it all on LANified! Tournament Gaming PCs!
For the PC Gaming Tournament stuff we'll be running, participants will be playing on our really nice LANified! Tournament Gaming PCs. They're all the same, so competition is fair and balanced. All of these systems we have personally setup and tested. They run the tournament games fabulously, and we hope you agree.
Each LANified! Tournament Gaming PC includes:
- Computer Tower (CPU, GPU, SSD, Magic Fucking Pixie Dust, etc)
We also plan to use these LANified! Tournament Gaming PCs for future events. So we'd love to hear your feedback after you try them out!
But wait, there's more.
We're also adding two more Computer Gaming Tournaments to what we'll be running at Salt Mines 2019! Check it out:
DotA Underlords 6-FFA
CS:GO Demolition Mode 3v3
This brings our total up to 4x Computer Gaming Tournaments, the other 2x being:
Rocket League 3v3
Team Fortress 2 3v3
The rules and formats for all of these will be announced soon. We will be running this as structured tournaments, more akin to our "Main Tournaments" at our LAN parties. So, if you plan to participate, be prepared to commit to the gaming! Stay patient gamers, we want to make sure this is done right.
But wait, there's more.
In-case you hadn't heard, all of these sweet Computer Gaming Tournaments come INCLUDED with your Salt Mines 2019 event ticket (click HERE to get them tasty tickets). So you can easily mix and match which gaming action you get! It's like Subway, except gaming! Yay!
When you get your ticket, be sure to also sign up for the tournaments you want to enter. It helps all of us know how many cool gamers to expect and whatnot!
But wait, there's more.
If you're the kind of fabulous human unit that has read this far, well boy do I have some tasty sweetness for you. If you use code "lanified" when you get your Salt Mines 2019 ticket, you get a whooping $5 off! I know, that's UNREAL. And this RTX Super-discount is only available to the next 27 human units that use it! (!!WOW!!)
Not only do you get that ultra mad discount of $5 off, you get to show us that you actually read our boring news. How sweet is that?
Sure, our news does go on and on, especially when we talk about the fabulous $5 off that you save when using code "lanified" for check-out of your ticket at Salt Mines 2019, but we are just doing it because we care. And by using the $5 off code, you get to tell us that you care too! Because you read our boring as fuck news! Yay!
Hope to see you there gamers! It's gonna be a gas!