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JULY 28TH - 30TH

WELCOME TO OUR COMMUNITY!

Defend the North RETURNS to the Crowne Plaza Hotel to host New York City’s premiere major fighting game tournament. GET IN ON THE ACTION!!!

DTN 2017 Trailer

WELCOME TO OUR COMMUNITY!

On July 28th – July 30th 2017 Defend the North RETURNS to the Crowne Plaza Hotel to host New York City’s premiere major fighting game tournament.

DTN 2016 RECAP

Defend the North is dedicated to creating awareness and appreciation for video games it’s communities and related mediums, primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of video games and it’s culture.

Defend the North is once again a ranking event in the 2017 Capcom Pro Tour, but let’s not stop there. We are happy to announce that Defend the North is also a ranking event of the 2017 Injustice Pro Series.

Don’t miss out participating in either tournament games to score ranking points and securing your spot for a chance to win BIG!

For more info, follow the links on the side.

Defend the North is once again a ranking event in the 2017 Capcom Pro Tour, but let’s not stop there. We are happy to announce that Defend the North is also a ranking event of the 2017 Injustice Pro Series.

Don’t miss out participating in either tournament games to score ranking points and securing your spot for a chance to win BIG!

For more info, follow the links on the side.

TIER I TOURNAMENT GAMES

Presents!

Join us not only as spectators or competitors but also as judges! The Senpai Project will be hosting a cosplay contest this year at Defend the North, with special guests as judges of the cosplay contest, and of course cosplayers as well!

Registration is free but ONLY to cosplay contestant. If you are not competing in this contest, you need to pre-register or register at the door to attend Defend the North 2017.

  • Date: July 29th, 2017
  • Start Time: 5:00 PM
  • Prizes: To Be Determined

Presents!

Join us not only as spectators or competitors but also as judges! The Senpai Project will be hosting a cosplay contest this year at Defend the North, with special guests as judges of the cosplay contest, and of course cosplayers as well!

Registration is free but ONLY to cosplay contestant. If you are not competing in this contest, you need to pre-register or register at the door to attend Defend the North 2017.

  • Date: July 29th, 2017
  • Start Time: 5:00 PM
  • Prizes: To Be Determined

Our Featured Guests!

TIER II TOURNAMENT GAMES

PARTY GAMES

SIDE TOURNAMENTS GAMES

PARTY GAMES

… and many more game titles!!!

CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL

Welcome to the new location of Defend The North 2017 in White Plains, NY.

ROOM DEALS

We’ve acquired a discounted rate for hotel rooms at the venue. A room is $139 per night. To book now for the discounted rate call (914) 682-0050 and let the front desk know of the Promotion Code ‘CF2’ and they will apply the discounted rate to your booked room!

Take advantage of this deal now, as the deal ends on June 28th, 2017.

TOURNAMENT VENUE

DTN 2017 will be located at the Crowne Plaza hotel in White Plains, NY (66 Hale Ave). Please refer to the map on the right for visuals and directions on the bottom.

DIRECTIONS

  • From I-287 East – Exit 8W, Bloomingdale Rd. Turn left onto Bloomingdale. Turn right on Maple Ave. The hotel is on the right, on the corner of Maple and Hale.

 

  • From I-287 West – Exit 8. Follow signs for RTE 119-Westchester Ave. Turn left on Bloomingdale Rd, Turn Right
    on Maple.

 

  • From the Westchester County Airport – There is a complimentary hotel shuttle service available that will take you directly to the venue.

 

  • From LaGuardia Airport – There is a shuttle bus service (Red Dot Airport Shuttle [1-800-673-3368]) available for $25 that will take you directly to the venue.

 

  • From White Plains Metro North. Click the button below to get full details on walking or transit to the venue from the train station.

Event Location

66 Hale Ave, White Plains
NY 10601, United States

Get Directions

TOURNAMENT VENUE MAP

DTN 2017 will be now located at the Crowne Plaza hotel in White Plains, NY (66 Hale Ave). DTN will take place between the main floor and the lower floor. The ballroom will be on the main floor, and two event rooms that will be in use during the weekend will be on the lower floor.

Please pardon us as our tournament venue map is under construction. Stay tuned!

THE LOCAL SCENE

Pamper yourself with a day of retail therapy – our White Plains hotel is adjacent to The Westchester, a premium shopping center, which is home of New York State’s first Nordstrom, Neiman-Marcus and more than 150 fine upscale stores.

We are also conveniently positioned less than a mile from the White Plains Metro North Train Station, which will take you directly into downtown Manhattan in less than an hour. Guests appreciate our close proximity to numerous cultural attractions as well, including:

  • The Kendall Sculpture Gardens at PepsiCo
  • Bowlmore a family bowling alley
  • Westchester Broadway Dinner Theatre
  • Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway
  • Woodbury Commons Premium Outlets
  • Mortons the Steakhouse
  • the Cheesecake Factory
  • and much more.

TOURNAMENT NOTIFICATIONS

  • No updates at the moment!

CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL

Welcome to the location of Defend The North 2017 in White Plains, NY.

ROOM DEALS

We’ve acquired a discounted rate for hotel rooms at the venue. A room is $139 per night. To book now for the discounted rate call (914) 682-0050 and let the front desk know of the Promotion Code ‘CF2’ and they will apply the discounted rate to your booked room!

Take advantage of this deal now, as the deal ends on June 28th, 2017.

TOURNAMENT VENUE

DTN 2017 will be located at the Crowne Plaza hotel in White Plains, NY (66 Hale Ave). Please refer to the map on the right for visuals and directions on the bottom.

DIRECTIONS

  • From I-287 East – Exit 8W, Bloomingdale Rd. Turn left onto Bloomingdale. Turn right on Maple Ave. The hotel is on the right, on the corner of Maple and Hale.

 

  • From I-287 West – Exit 8. Follow signs for RTE 119-Westchester Ave. Turn left on Bloomingdale Rd, Turn Right
    on Maple.

 

  • From the Westchester County Airport – There is a complimentary hotel shuttle service available that will take you directly to the venue.

 

  • From LaGuardia Airport – There is a shuttle bus service (Red Dot Airport Shuttle [1-800-673-3368]) available for $25 that will take you directly to the venue.

TOURNAMENT VENUE MAP

DTN 2017 will be now located at the Crowne Plaza hotel in White Plains, NY (66 Hale Ave). DTN will take place between the main floor and the lower floor. The ballroom will be on the main floor, and two event rooms that will be in use during the weekend will be on the lower floor.

Please pardon us as our tournament venue map is under construction. Stay tuned!

THE LOCAL SCENE

Pamper yourself with a day of retail therapy – our White Plains hotel is adjacent to The Westchester, a premium shopping center, which is home of New York State’s first Nordstrom, Neiman-Marcus and more than 150 fine upscale stores.

We are also conveniently positioned less than a mile from the White Plains Metro North Train Station, which will take you directly into downtown Manhattan in less than an hour. Guests appreciate our close proximity to numerous cultural attractions as well, including:

  • The Kendall Sculpture Gardens at PepsiCo
  • Bowlmore a family bowling alley
  • Westchester Broadway Dinner Theatre
  • Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway
  • Woodbury Commons Premium Outlets
  • Mortons the Steakhouse
  • the Cheesecake Factory
  • and much more.

TOURNAMENT NOTIFICATIONS

  • No updates at the moment!

2017 SPONSOR LIST