1. Players must be available at 20 minutes prior to tournament start time.
2. Players must physically be at the Las Vegas Convention Center to participate
3. Players must abide by these the official rules of the Retro World Series, including gameplay rules, as well as the venue and expo rules.

All Retro Tournaments are free to enter!


1. Winners of the versus tournaments receive a custom trophy.
2. Winners and runner-ups to the high score tournaments will receive medals.
3. Here is the payout structure: Payout Structure

Official Rules
Official Rules Here

Gameplay Rules

Versus Tournaments
High Score Tournaments

Tournament Schedule (All Free to Enter)

Friday, May 4
4:00 pm – Killer Instinct
5:30 pm – Super Smash Bros.
8:00 pm – Day 1 Grand Finals

Saturday, May 5

12:00 pm – Mario Kart 64
2:30 pm – Super Street Fighter II Turbo
4:00 pm – NBA Jam T.E.
6:30 pm – Day 2 Grand Finals

Sunday, May 6
12:00 pm – Pokémon Stadium
2:30 pm – Tekken 2
4:00 pm – Day 3 Grand Finals and High Score Tournament awards

All Weekend – High Score Tournaments

  • Pac-Man
  • Duck Hunt
  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Super Mario

The Retro World Series is the premiere name for classic gaming tournaments. From the first-time player to professionals, the Retro World Series offers the opportunity to experience classic gaming at its finest.

Whether you are looking for serious game play or just want to relive some childhood memories, the Retro World Series is about having fun and features the best games from the 8-bit, 16-bit, 32-bit, and 64-bit eras. The Retro World Series will features tournaments for the Atari 2600, Atari 7800, NES, SNES, Game Boy, Sega Master System, Sega Genesis, Sega 32X, and Nintendo 64. So gather up your friends and family and come compete. This will be a unique experience you will not want to miss!