Play N Trade Franchise, Inc., one of the fastest-growing franchises worldwide, has announced its National Gears of War Tournament, which will award a $2,000 in-store credit as the grand prize. Local rounds will be held Sept. 8, 2007, and the winning teams from around the country will compete for the national title on Sept. 15, 2007. Registration is open now at participating Play N Trade stores. The tournament is team play. Each team must have at least four players, and there is a $10 entry fee per person. A fifth player may be added as an alternate for an additional $10. Teams will be seeded into brackets, based on the number of teams entered. The tournament is double elimination, with the first team to win two of three maps advancing to the next round.