Archive for September, 2010

Halo Reach Launch Party Tournament

Posted: September 21, 2010 by chaplind in Event
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Halo Reach Launch Party Announcement

ON October 1, Gaming Society presents Halo Reach, the latest and greatest FPS currently available on the XBOX 360. At the event, we will having several free play stations for people to simply jump in and play some Reach.

This event is also sponsored by Piezoni’s, which means lots of free pizza and drinks for you!

For those of you who are a little more competitive, registration for our FFA (Free For all) tournament will be starting at 6:30pm. If you’re an UMassD Student, the event is free, $5 for non-UMassD students. Rules for the event will be posted the week of the event on this website. Registration closes at 7:00pm sharp, so don’t be late. There is no event cap at the moment, so bring all your friends for everything.

*Tentative* Halo Reach Rules

  • Slayer
  • 8 Player maps
  • 8 player FFA rounds with top 4 advancing to the next round.
  • Final round of 8 will be FFA. Top TBA will advance to Final Match.
  • Maps are limited to 2-8 player maps.
  • Load outs are default
  • All abilities will be allowed

GSN Volume #10 Issue #3

Posted: September 21, 2010 by chaplind in Uncategorized

Brains! Brains! Brains!
Local zombie bait Spencer Connell here, preparing for HVZ. WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOH!
This week is the information meetings so you can play the game.
In celebration of this, we are having some classic zombie horror games.
Other than this, here is the schedule.

Tuesday: September 21, 2010
Anime night: SENG 227 6:30PM-9:00PM
This week we are planning on having a vote on what shows will be aired. Ryan Carreiro, the anime coordinator, has recieved email of shows that people might be interested in.

Wednesday: September 22, 2010
Card night: Campus Center 6:00PM-9:00PM
Magic The Gathering M11 draft!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Yes, it is the first of many drafts.
Attatched is an excel spreadsheet of all the events GS is having during this semester.

Thursday: September 23, 2010
General Gaming: Liberal Arts 209 and 210 7:00PM-9:00PM
Zombie games this week include; Left 4 Dead (1 and 2), Resident Evil(s), My Neighbor is a Zombie (a classic 8-bit style game), and Plants Vs Zombies.

Saturday: September 25, 2010
D&D Campaigns: Campus Center 006 and 007 2:00PM-10:00PM
These campaings are invite only. Sorry, but you crit-failed your move-silent check to get into them.

Sunday: September 26, 2010
World of Darkness: Campus Center Conference Room 2
Sorry again. I don’t have the wisdom points yet to tell you when the one-shots are.

That is all for now. See you during the the apocalypse.


Hello Everyone!
Spencer Connell here watching Brian and Stewie walking around campus. Why are they here? I don’t know. What I do know is the general schedule for club activities this week.

Tuesday: 9-14-10
HALO REACH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Anime: 6-9PM in SENG 227
Neo Genesis Evangelion Movie 1.11

Wednesday: 9-15-10
Card night: 6-9:30PM In Commuter Cafe
We will have a mix of tcg games. Most of us play magic, but we do have yu-gi-oh and there is a new game arrising; World of Warcraft the TCG game, people will be there to help new players learn how to play or make decks.

Thursday: 9-16-10
General gaming: 7-9PM in Liberal Arts 209 and 210
Basic “Jack-of-all-Trades” meeting. We have everything; consoles, card games(not on motorcycles)

Saturday and Sunday
Dungeons and Dragons: Saturday 9AM to whenever

World of Darkness: Sunday 4PM to whenever

That is all for now and beware of evil monkeys in your closets!