03/25 2009

By jonpei

Our friends at FUNimation would like to invite you to attend a free screening of Evangelion 1.0 at the AFI Dallas International Film Festival on Sunday March 29th at 7pm.  Come cosplaying a Evangelion 1.0 character and get free tickets to the Thursday showing at the Magnolia Theatre!

For more details visit the blog post:

http://blog.funimation.com/2009/03/an-evangelion-event/comment-page-1/#comment-1197

And the official site:

http://funimationfilms.com/events.html

03/05 2009

By jonpei

Come watch what some call the GREATEST ACTION CARTOON OF ALL TIME…. DRAGONBALL Z.

We will be showing arguably one of the best sagas within the DBZ series, the Frieza Saga.  33 episodes all in one day!  Courtesy of FUNimation Entertainment.


Schedule of Events:

8am: First Episode Begins

12pm-8pm: Hourly raffles held for all customers.  Must be present to receive prize.

8pm-10pm: The Final Episodes!  Happy Hour (30% off all drinks!); More Raffles!

Bring all your friends and enjoy a great day of anime, drinks and super saiyan action.

Top 5 Reasons Why You Have To Be There:

1. We will be raffling off FREE promotional items throughout the day such as but not limited to DBZ action figures, snacks, DVDs, and other promotional items.

2. Watch one of the best Dragonball Z seasons every made.
3. Come dressed up as a Dragonball  character, you will receive a FREE DRINK of your choice. *

4. Bring in any Dragonball memorabilia, DVD, clothing, etc and get 30% off your drink order.

5. Enjoy great anime with others who share your passion.

Episode list: Times are only approximations.

Originally aired: September 21, 1999 – November 3, 1999

61. Password is Porunga (8am)
62. Piccolo’s Return
63. The Fusion
64. Fighting Power: One million??
65. Piccolo the Super Namek
66. Deja Vu (1oam)
67. Frieza’s Second Transformation
68. Another Transformation
69. Dende’s Demise
70. A Renewed Goku
71. The End of Vegeta (12am)
72. The Ultimate Battle
73. Clash of the Super Powers
74. Frieza’s Boast
75. Bold and Fearless
76. Embodiment of Fire (2pm)
77. Trump Card
78. Keep the Chance Alive
79. Power of the Spirit
80. Transformed at Last
81. Explosion of Anger (4:30pm)
82. Namek’s Destruction
83. A Final Attack
84. Approaching Destruction
85. Gohan’s Return
86. The Last Wish (7pm)
87. Dual on Vanishing Planet
88. Pathos of Frieza (8pm HAPPY HOUR BEGINS)
89. Frieza Defeated!
90. Mighty Blast of Rage
91. Namek’s Explosion… Goku’s End?
92. Goku’s Alive!!

*Fruitealicious staff reserves the right to refuse the free drink if we do not feel that the costume is an honest attempt.  If this is the case, we will instead provide you with a 30% discount for bringing in any Dragonball merchandise, clothing or other memorabilia.

03/04 2009

By jonpei

Come test your skills in the all new Street Fighter 4 this coming month at FRUITEALICIOUS!!!  We are giving everyone almost a month to practice up!  It’s free to sign up but space is limited so hurry and stop by the store and sign up at the front counter.

(Space is limited so sign up ASAP)

When: Saturday March 28th at 2pm

Where:

Fruitealicious

2150 N. Josey Lane #100

Carrollton, TX 75006
DIRECTIONS

Prizes:

1st Place: $50 gift card (can be divided up to 2 times) + Trophy + Fruitealicious (hat, visor OR shirt)

2nd, 3rd, 4th places: $15 Fruitealicious gift card


Contest Rules and guidelines:

  • By entry, all contestants agree to abide by the official rules below.
  • All contestants MUST PRE-REGISTER AT LEAST 1 HOUR PRIOR TO THE START OF THE CONTEST.
  • All tournament matches will be played on Xbox 360
  • Entrants must be 13 years or older.
  • Pre-registered contestants PLEASE CHECK IN  AT LEAST 30 MINUTES PRIOR to contest start at 2pm or event of a no-show will be disqualified upon the discretion of the Tournament Manager (Fruitealicious Employee).
  • There will a maximum 64 tournament entries and a minimum of 32.  Spots are reserved on a first come basis.
  • Starting bracket is determined randomly.  In case of too few entries bracket may be condensed.
  • In case of less than 64 contestants, the remaining spots along with the remaining contestants will be matched up randomly.  Any contestant who is matched with a empty spot gets a free pass into the next round.
  • If you are not present when your name is called, the Tournament Manager retains the right to disqualify you.
  • All contestants must use the provided controllers at Fruitealicious.
  • All players must use default button configurations.
  • Contestants must select their own characters (no unlockable characters)
  • Each match will consists Player vs Player of best of  3 rounds with 99 second time limit.
  • Unsportsmanlike conduct of any sort will not be tolerated.  the tournament manager has the right to disqualify or provide a warning to the player(s) in question.
  • In event of double KO, time over or power interuption, tournament manager will decide on a rematch.
  • First and second player positions will be decided by coin flip before each match.
  • First Prize: Tournament winner will receive a Trophy along with $50 Fruitealicious gift card
  • Final 4 (excluding winner): The final 3 contestants, excluding winner will each receive a $15 Fruitealicious gift certificate.
  • Fruitealicious management reserves the right to cancel the tournament or make any rule changes which will be announced before the start of the tournament.