Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS National Championship

Fans of the Smash Bros. franchise will be pleased to learn that they can apply to enter the Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS National Championship from 3rd to 8th October, to celebrate the launch of this all-star fighting game on a handheld console for the first time. Successful applicants will have the chance to not only be crowned the Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS National Champion, but the overall winner will also receive a Wii U console, a copy of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U when it is released in the UK this winter and a Super Smash Bros. merchandise goody bag.

To enter Smash Bros. fans need to have access to a copy of the game and a Nintendo 3DS or 2DS and then apply via the Championship Registration Website, selecting their preferred date and location, to be in with a chance of taking part in the nation-wide tournament. Entrants will need to be quick as spaces for the heats are limited! The tournament heats will be held on 11th and 12th October at the following 8 GAME stores across the UK, with the Grand Final set to take place in London on 31st October:

Edinburgh, St James Centre

Hull, St Stephens Centre

Sheffield, Meadowhall

Manchester, Trafford Centre

Birmingham, Bullring

Stratford, London, Westfield

Chelmsford, Exchange way

Bristol, Cribbs Causeway

The knock-out rounds will determine 32 finalists, 4 from each of the 8 regional heats, who’ll then battle it out one final time at York Hall in London, to take home the prestigious Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS National Championship title and prize. The runner up will also receive a copy of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U when it is released in the UK this winter, along with other Super Smash Bros. goodies, so no one will be going home empty handed!

Don’t want to miss out? Smash Bros. fans can also visit our Facebook page, for the chance to win spectator tickets to the Grand Final on the 31st October – be sure to Like our Nintendo 3DS UK page so you don't miss out on a chance!

Summary of Key Dates for the Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS National Championship:

Registration: 3rd to 8th October 2014

Regional Heats: 11th and 12th October 2014

Grand Final: 31st October 2014

For further updates:

Championship Registration website: www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament

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11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Edinburgh

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: 43 - 45 St James Centre EDINBURGH Lothian EH1 3SL Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Hull

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: Unit 14a St Stephens Green HULL Yorkshire HU2 8LN Time: 09:00 - 17:00
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Stratford

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: UNIT SU0030 LOWER GROUND LEVEL, WESTFIELD LONDON STRATFORD E15 2EN Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Sheffield Meadowhall

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: Unit 15 The Gallery Meadowhall Shopping Centre SHEFFIELD South Yorkshire S9 1ER Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Bristol

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: Unit LR53 Cribbs Causeway Centre BRISTOL Avon BS34 5GG Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Birmingham

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: Unit SU312 Bullring BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B5 4BU Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Chelmsford

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: 16 Exchange Way High Chelmer CHELMSFORD Essex CM1 1XR Time: 09:00 - 17:30
11/10/2014 - 12/10/2014

GAME Manchester

www.nintendo.co.uk/supersmashbros3DStournament Location: 35 Peel Ave Trafford Centre MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M17 8DF Time: 09:00 - 17:00