Now in its 4th year, Retroworld Expo is a celebration of Classic and Retro Video Gaming that is driven by Vendors, Exhibitors, Panelists, Tournaments and a robust Freeplay Arcade & Console Gaming area. RetroWorld Expo brings gamers and retro enthusiasts from all over the country (and beyond) together for an awesome event to look forward to every year.
GREAT VALUE SMASH
Founded in 2015 Great Value Smash is team of hard working, and dedicated volunteers committed to creating professional, high quality, detail oriented tournament experiences. GVS is led by Justin [paperfairy] Mills, smash.gg employee and diehard servant for the FGC. He boasts 16 years of competition experience and has staffed Genesis, COMBO BREAKER, Shine, Dreamhack & the Brawlhalla World Circuit.
Expo Ticket: Saturday: $25 · Sunday: $20 · Weekend: $40
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Players attending on Saturday may register for SSB4 or SFV:AE. ($10)
Players attending on Sunday may register for PM or DBFZ. ($10)
SSB64, 3S, & ST will be offered both days. ($1)
Registration deadline is 9/1/2018 · 11:59 PM EST.
Players registering after the deadline will not be appropriately seeded.
All events have strict caps, and are first come, first serve.
100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103, USA
Parking in the Convention Center Garage is $19 a day.
BUS + TRAIN
The closest bus and train station to the convention center is Union Station in Hartford CT, (NOT New Haven CT). This station is serviced by the Greyhound and Peter Pan bus lines. This is a 20 minute walk to the Convention Center, but also a quick Uber, Lyft, or taxi ride as well.
The closest airport to the Connecticut Convention Center is Bradley International Airport (BDL). BDL is serviced by the following airlines: United, Aer Lingus, Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, Norwegian Air, OneJet, Southwest, and Spirit. We recommend using Google Flights to find the cheapest flights.
There are two hotels in the area with special rates for RetroWorld Expo: