You must purchase a ticket for Retroworld Expo 2017 in order to participate in these tournaments! Click here to do so!
Thanks to Retro Games Plus, all Singles events will have a $100 Pot Bonus!
This tournament requires that you bring your own controller. The best and cheapest controller is the standard Gamecube controller, and here is an excellent guide for purchasing them.
Don't miss out on a premiere Smash event - the teams behind Retro World Expo, Underworld Gamez, and Great Value Smash are proud to present Retro Rumble! Retro Rumble will be a multi game regional event, featuring Super Smash Bros. Melee, Project M, and Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U!
RetroWorld is a video game related expo held annually in Connecticut. It is a celebration of Classic and Retro Video Gaming that also embraces Tabletop Gaming, Modern Video Gaming, Homebrew Gaming, Anime, Action Figures, Comic Books, Cosplay, Arcade Machines, and much more.
Now in its third year, RWX 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.
All entrants for any events that are not registered by 10/10/2017 by 11:59PM will be entered into unseeded death pools. Make sure to register before then!
Here's the schedule for Retro Rumble! Click here for a larger image.
10 AM: Venue Opens
11:40 AM: Late Registration (Wii U/Melee Singles) Closes
12:00 PM: Wii U & Melee Singles Begins
10:00 AM: Venue Opens
11:40 AM: Late Registration (PM Singles, Wii U Doubles) Closes
12:00 PM: Project M Singles & Wii U DoublesBegins
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 three hotels in the area with special rates for RetroWorld Expo: