I had the pleasure of attending an NBA Jam Tourney hosted by 'Hip Hop Arcade' at the Flinders. Held each Wednesday, it began January 22nd and will culminate in a March 5 Grand Final where each week's winners will face off in a Round-Robin.The event was reminiscent of 'Nintendisco', a Video Game night in Shoreditch where I celebrated my birthday for 2011.
I advanced to the Finals but lost by 7 points in the Big game. Playing with Utah in the 1st round I feasted on a steady diet of alley-oops to "AK-47". Playing as Atlanta in the 2nd round, Joe Johnson was formidable behind the arc as Josh Smith cleaned up the mess.
|NBA Jam Tournament @The Flinders|
courtesy of 'Yagz'
I'll definitely be upgrading to a better team and tweak my game plan for our rematch.
|My Vanquisher, winner of Week 2 action.|
via the Hip Hop Arcade event page
Hip Hop Arcade presents NBA Jam Tournament @ The Flinders- Go to the official site of 'Hip Hop Arcade'
Doors Open 6PM
Competition starts around 8:30PM
Great Pub menu
Qality Hip Hop mixed by DJ Raine Supreme
$5 Drink Specials all night
Prizes from our Sponsors 567KING and THE RECORD STORE
ELIMINATION ROUNDS - 1on1 - winner advances to grand final!
Jan 22nd - Round 1
Jan 29th - Round 2
Feb 5th - Round 3
Feb 12th - Round 4
Feb 19th - Round 5
Feb 26th - Round 6
GRAND FINAL - 1on1 - all winners compete in round-robin March 5th