Esports

RetroWorld Expo works with several tournament organizers to host a range of esports tournaments throughout the weekend. Tournaments are open to players of all ages and skill level. Casual players and spectators are both welcome. 

Retro Rumble tournaments require pre-registration but most other tournaments can be registered for the day of the event. There will be a tournament registration booth on the show floor where you can sign up. 


Retro Rumble 2019

Retro Rumble is back!

Hosted by Great Value Smash one of the premiere tournament organizers in the Northeast.

Join this unique tournament series with all of your favorite fighting game titles, including Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Project + Street Fighter V, Mortal Kombat 11, Dragonball FighterZ and Tekken 7.

Saturday Sept 28

   10:30a – 2:00p 2×2 Bracket

   2:00p – 4:00p 1v1 Group Stage A

   4:00p – 6:00p 1v1 Group Stage B

   6:00p – 10:00p 1v1 Finals

Saturday Sept 28

   10:30a – 2:00p 2×2 Bracket

   2:00p – 4:00p 1v1 Group Stage A

   4:00p – 6:00p 1v1 Group Stage B

   6:00p – 10:00p 1v1 Finals

Sunday Sept 29

   12:00p – 2:00p Group Stage

   2:00p – 5:00p Finals

 

Sunday Sept 29

   12:00p – 2:00p Group Stage

   2:00p – 5:00p Finals

Sunday Sept 29

   10:30a – 2:00p Bracket

 

Sunday Sept 29

   10:30a – 2:00p Bracket

 

CLASSIC TETRIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Saturday Sept 28

10:00a – 3:00p Qualifying

4:00p – 7:00p Top 8, Semi Finals & Finals

Sign ups will take place at the Tournament Registration Booth on Saturday.
$10 entry to try as many times as you like to qualify.
Winner gets $500 towards airfare to the Championships at Portland Retro Gaming Expo on October 18-20, 2019
For Complete Rule Set Click Here

 

Saturday Sept 28

10:00a – 5:00p Ultimate Gamer Qualifying

5:30p Ultimate Gamer Finals

Sunday Sept 29

10:00a – 3:30p Ultimate Gamer Qualifying

4:00p Ultimate Gamer Finals

Pre-register or sign up for the tournament the day of the event at the Tournament Registration Booth. No entry fee.
This event is an all-encompassing gaming event, spanning across 2 days and multiple systems in a search to find the Ultimate Gamer! From classic to modern, console to arcade, can you survive to the final challenge on the main stage of RWX?
Ultimate Gamer will span the following games:
Atari 2600, NES, Sega Genesis, Super NES, Nintendo 64, Playstation, Game Boy, Game Cube

 

Saturday Sept 28

12:00p – 3:00p Pool Play
3:00 – 6:00p Single Eliminations Matches
6:00 – 7:00p Championship Finals

Registration Fee is $25. Split 50% for 1st, 30% 2nd, 20% 3rd
The NorthEast Tecmo SuperBowl Championships is hosted by Northeast Tecmo SuperBowl Association. The game is played on original NES systems. 
Sign ups for the tournament will take place at the Tournament Registration Booth on the show floor the day of the event. 
For Complete Rule Set Click Here

 

N64 NO MERCY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sunday Sept 29

11:30a – 2:30p Qualifying

3:00p – 4:00p Retro Slam Finals

1 vs 1 Single Elimination | Free Entry

Compete in the classic WWF No Mercy game on N64 to win the title of Retro Slam champion and a chance to take home the belt!

Esport Tournaments hosted by Microsoft

 

 

Saturday Sept 28

10:00a – 11:00a Registration

11:30a Tournament Starts

Open to the first 24 players
Solo matches with points

Sunday Sept 29

10:00a – 11:00a Registration

11:00a Tournament Starts

Open to the first 24 players
1 v 1 Single Elimination Bracket

Sunday Sept 29

2:00p – 5:00p

Free Play of all Gears of War games on Xbox One systems including the newly released Gears of War 5!