If you wish to run a tournament, please submit an Event Registration Form found here.

You can mail the event registration forms to:

Madicon 23
27 South Ave
Apartment G
Harrisonburg VA 22801

Or email the completed form to



Super Smash Brothers – Hosted by Round One

Due to the success of last year’s tournament, JMU’s own Round One Fighting Games Club will be hosting their second annual Super Smash tournament!

The tournament will consist of Smash 64, Melee, Brawl, and Project M. Participants may enter as many tournaments as they wish. There is an entry fee of $3 per tournament you want to enter.

Matches played will be best-of-three with various stock depending on the game and no items. Most tournaments will be run as Double Elimination, but Round Robin will be used if less than 8 people enter a specific tournament.

The Smash Tournament will start promptly at 3pm, so please show up at least 15 minutes early to register.



Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a CCG game created by Blizzard Entertainment that has recently entered the open beta. We at Madicon though we should take advantage of the newest addition to the gaming world and have set up a Hearthstone Tournament to take place!

The event will be held in the LAN room. Registration is $5 (cash only) from 11:00am – 11:45am. The tournament will start promptly at noon. We currently have room for only 16 participants, so sign up quickly! Players who register online will reserve priority spots.

For official rules and registration, click here:

Hearthstone Tournament

If you have any questions or comments, please email Christine Kim at


Warhammer 40K Tournament

Warhammer 40000 is a tabletop game created by Games Workshop. Set in a dystopian sci-fi setting, players build armies and seek to destroy their opponents by controlling territories, destroying enemy units, and defending their own.

This year’s Warhammer 40K Tournament will be on Satuday, March 15th. Registration begins at 10am. The event will begin at 11am sharp, so please arrive at least 10 minutes early to allow for prep.

Please note that the following rule has been added:

The Firestorm Redoubt and Vengeance Weapons Battery are useable in this tourney if the rules that came in the box are used, meaning no Stronghold Assault upgrades are allowed.

Entry fee is $10.

Please read the official rules here:

WARHAMMER 40K Tournament

If you would like to preregister for the event, please email Jim at

More information regarding location will follow soon.


Magic the Gathering Tournament

LostShade Games will be hosting the Magic the Gathering tournament this year at Madicon 23!


MTG Draft will begin promptly at 5:00pm. Draft will be played from either Theros or Born of the Gods, TBA. Tournament entry will be $17 cash only.

MTG Sealed will begin promptly at 8pm and will consist of pack from both Theros and Born of the Gods. Tournament entry will be $29 cash only.

Each tournament will be four rounds of swiss pairing. Each round will be played in a best-of-three format with 50 minutes per round. Prizes will consist of boosters, vendor room vouchers, and lots of free promotional cards. Everyone will receive a promotional card for participating.

All prize money vouchers will be divided among the 1st and 2nd place winner. 1st place will receive 3/5 of the prize pot while 2nd place will receive 2/5 of the prize pot.

Official sanctioning is still TBD.

Click here for official rules.

Please continue to check back at the Madicon website for frequent updates!


League of Legends 5v5 Tournament

Ladies and gentlemen, summoners and summonettes, Madicon 23 will be hosting a League of Legends 5v5 tournament!

This year’s LoL tournament will be held on Saturday, March 15th, 6:00pm sharp in the LAN Room.

All participants will play a best-of-one draft pick 5v5 on Summoner’s Rift in a single elimination format. Team captains MUST register with their teams at least 30 minutes before the round begins.

Prizes are currently TBA.

Please check back frequently for up to date information before the convention.