Hypefestation: WinterBrawl 9 took place from February 20th-22nd, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.
Hypefestation: WinterBrawl 9 contained three different Gears of War 3 tournaments. The main event, 4v4 Tournament, 28 teams played in a double elimination bracket. Second, the 2v2 Tournament, 39 teams played in a single eliminate bracket. Third, the 1v1 Tournament, 40 players played in a single eliminate bracket.