Games...Roster of XBAND supported games doubles!
Pick a game and choose your challenge! XBAND has added seven new titles to its list of supported games, giving you the ability to choose from fifteen different games for your multi-player fix!
Killer Instinct (SNES)
Madden NFL 96
Ken Griffey Baseball (SNES)
join Network favorites:
Madden NFL 95, NHL 95, Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat II, NBA Jam, NBA LIVE 95, NBA Jam TE, Super Street Fighter II.
Tournaments... XBAND's the place to prove you're the best!
Madden NFL 96 XBAND Challenge
Mortal Kombat 2
Special Guest Wild Card Events... You never know who you'll be matched with.
Derrick Deese of the San Francisco 49ers and NBA LIVE 95
Derrick's benched with a bum ankle, but he's still in the game with XBAND. Derrick's got a special photo icon and he's dying to show it off when he and his team try and fend off all takers.
Electronic Gaming Monthly and a smorgasbord of titles
Editors from this publication will go online with four different games. This will be the second in a series of Wild Cards we'll do with EGM.
Dates to be determined....so come back and visit us again!
XBAND's Online Factoids...
Average hours on XBAND: 11 hours per month
Over 1.5 million connections in November 1995
Mail connects run neck and neck with game challenges
Over 2,000 online clubs
The biggest, baddest Madden Tourney YET! Thousands of XBANDers have logged on to try and qualify for this EA SPORTS, CATAPULT ENTERTAINMENT and EGM-sponsored event.
GRAND PRIZE: Trip to Super Bowl XXX, VIP passes to the Madden Bowl at the NFL Experience, $500 spending money AND an article in Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM).
This action title has plenty of staying power and a lot of fans. First two Qualifying rounds took place on December 4 and 6. Here's the remaining Qualifying Round and Finals Schedule:
Qualifying Rounds/Date Time #Finalists Friday, Dec. 8 5-6:30 PM (PST) 4 Sunday, Dec. 10 5-6:30 PM (PST) 4 Tuesday, Dec. 12 5-6:30 PM (PST) 4
Thursday, Dec. 14 -- Tips & Tricks Editors Wild Card 5:00-7:00 PM (PST)
XBANDers will log on and hope to be matched up with one of the Tips & Tricks editors who will be sporting a fancy custom T&T icon. Once matched, if the XBANDer is victorious, he'll automatically move into the finals.
Finals/Date Time Single Elimination Monday, Dec. 18 5-6:00 PM (PST) 32 - 16 Tuesday, Dec. 19 5-6:00 PM (PST) 16 - 8 Wednesday, Dec. 20 5-6:00 PM (PST) 8 - 4 Thursday, Dec. 21 5-6:00 PM (PST) 4 - 2 - 1
Killer Instinct is definitely the game of choice on SNES. A loyal following has emerged and the play is fast and furious. Our long awaited tournament begins in December with the finals in January. Here's the scoop:
Qualifying Rounds/Date Time #Finalists Tuesday, Dec. 19 5-6:30PM (PST) 4 Thursday, Dec. 21 5-6:30PM (PST) 4 Saturday, Dec. 23 5-6:30PM (PST) 4 Tuesday, Dec. 26 5-6:30PM (PST) 4 Wednesday, Dec. 27 5-6:30PM (PST) 4
Thursday, Dec. 28 -- Team XBAND Wild Card from 5:00-7:00PM (PST)
Team XBAND, our in-house gamers, will take on the membership in the last qualifying opportunity. Match with Team XBAND and you win, but beat them and you're on the way to the finals.
Final Rounds/Date Time Single Elimination Tuesday, January 2 5-6:00PM (PST) 32 - 16 Wednesday, January 3 5-6:00PM (PST) 16 - 8 Thursday, January 4 5-6:00PM (PST) 8 - 4 Friday, January 5 5-6:00PM (PST) 4 - 2 - 1
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