COMBO BREAKER returns May 24-26, 2019 to the Mega Center at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois, USA!
What Is COMBO BREAKER?
COMBO BREAKER is a 3-day Fighting Game Community convention & tournament series held annually over Memorial Day weekend in Illinois, USA.
Organized by COMBO BREAKER LLC, the convention was developed by @thehadou & Gaming Generations to provide a high-spectacle weekend for fighting game fans in the Midwest. Since the convention's arrival in 2015, it has been heralded as a can’t-miss experience by tournament competitors and spectators alike. COMBO BREAKER continues to be an event focused on the attendee experience, built by a dedicated staff with years of event attendance behind them.
Why should you attend?
18+ Official Tournaments: Current & retro games
Proven Staff: COMBO BREAKER’s core staff has established itself as one of the Fighting Game Community's finest. Our trusted staff includes members of EVO, CEO, Genesis, Red Bull Conquest, Tekken World Tour, The Big House, CEOtaku, KI World Cup, & more!
24/7 Venue: Never stop playing. Once COMBO BREAKER's venue opens, it won't close until the final tournament is complete
Concert Style Stages: Every tournament at COMBO BREAKER appears on a marquee stage!
Character Auction Tournaments: Discover a piece of Midwest tournament history
Arcade Ballroom: New for 2019, an entire ballroom dedicated to arcade gaming!
Streams: All COMBO BREAKER tournaments appear on stream & feature Top 8 presentations
Curated Commentary: COMBO BREAKER's tournaments feature curated amateur & professional commentary for all games
Incentivized Volunteer Program: All volunteers at COMBO BREAKER take part in a reward program to ensure you have the best tournament experience possible
Featured Exhibitions: Friday & Saturday night, information in early 2019!
Free wifi: Available for all attendees
Dedicated casual setups & BYOC area
Curated artist alley
Deep dish pizza delivery
Spectator badges (available to reserve starting in January).
Capped Registration: To support an optimal attendee experience COMBO BREAKER 2019 will have a registration cap of 4,800
Visit the official COMBO BREAKER website at combobreaker.org
Hotel information is available HERE
Travel information is available HERE
Volunteer application are available HERE.
Artist Alley applications are available HERE
Commentator applications are available HERE
Side Tournament submissions are available HERE
COMBO BREAKER 2018's event recap HERE.
Pheasant Run Resort - Gallery Hall, 4051 E Main St, St Charles, IL 60174, USA
For information on how to get to the venue, check out combobreaker.org/travel