Central New York 'Syracuse SuckerPunch: Killer Instinct Tournament' (April 19th) Microsoft Store Sponsored

This month with the help of Microsoft Store we’re bringing you a tournament for the console exclusive KILLER INSTINCT!

We’ll be meeting at Margaritaville Syracuse (3rd Level Destiny USA Near Canyon) for FREE gameplay and bracket tournament in the colorful fight! Advance, intermediate, novice level players and spectators are welcome to join us April 19th!

Food and drink services will be available at awesome discounts to be announced for those that attend the event!


On-Site Registration will also be available day of the event…but save yourself the time and pre-register now!

Featured Tournament Game: Killer Instinct
*ALL Games Running On XBOX1 systems with pad controllers
*You may bring your own pads, arcadesticks, and controllers to play with.

Margaritaville Syracuse (3rd Level near Canyon)
Destiny Mall
Syracuse New York

Thursday, April 19th

5:00pm till 9pm

Tournament Info:
Killer Instinct Tournament Entry: FREE

Non-Cash Sponsored Prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd place


  • Standard Double Elimination matches will be best 2/3 games, Grand Finals will be best 3/5

Awesome Sponsors
Microsoft Store Destiny USA
Margaritaville Syracuse
DJ Silenze

  • Bring Your Own Controller. You might able to use/ask to use other’s controllers on site but bringing your own will ideally help with time constraints.


Reminded: were expecting competitive players, casual players, and those who are simply looking for a few fun rounds. Varying skill levels will be all across the spectrum!

As always we want this event to be entertaining and a safe space for all those that join us. Harassment will not be tolerated and those who choose to will be asked to please leave the venue.

Use of foul language or loud unsportsmanlike outbursts before, during and after the tournament will come with a warning first offense. those who choose to offend a second time will kindly be asked to leave the venue.

Syracuse SuckerPunch events are held in Family Friendly Environments, so let’s keep it fun, friendly, and classy!

Other rules:
1). For the players who bring their systems and controllers please mark your belongings so you know they are yours.

2.) Please make sure your controllers are fully charged or you have a charging cable available.

3.) Turn controllers that are not being used off

4.) Before you turn on a controller during tournament game play make sure it is not synced to a system that has a tournament game being played on it. (plug the charging cable into the system and your controller you want to play on before you turn on the controller). You can be disqualified if you interrupt a tournament game so please pay attention.

5.) In the event there is a power outage, the system freezes during gameplay or there is an outside interference that compromises a match the TO and/or bracket manager will make the decision to determine if the game gets played over.

6.) It’s very important that you play the correct opponent so if you have any questions about who you play against please contact the TO or bracket manager for info.

7.) Confirm with TO and/or bracket manager that you are playing against the right person.

8.) Any players colluding or manipulating the bracket will also be disqualified and face forfeiture of prize money.

9.) If you have to leave the tournament for any reason and can no longer continue to play you will not receive a refund. Refund only apply in the event there is an issue with the venue and/or TO causing the tournament to be canceled.

10.) TOs have full discretion to override or change rules as they see fit when circumstances warrant it.​

11.) TOs reserve the right to change any low participant tournament into a Round Robin or Swiss format.

  1. All converters, except for the XCM Crossfire 3.0 and Brook super converters, are banned on PS4. You must bring and use a USB extension cable with your Brook converter to prevent damage to our consoles’ controller ports.


*We reserve the right to add, delete or change any of the above rules at any time during the tournament, especially when a new glitch is found.
*By agreeing to participate in the video game tournament, you grant full permission to the event organizers, with no obligation to compensate you, to use your name, voice, statements, image, likeness, and/or actions, in addition to any photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings, and/or other record of your performance(s) in the Events in perpetuity worldwide in any manner and in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised (the “Materials”), and represent that you have the right to grant such permission.