Game Tournaments

Stay tuned for more information on our gaming tournaments for 2016.

The spirit of competition has always been high at PRGE and we're excited to announce that we'll have more gaming competitions than ever before in 2016. Several groups have generously stepped up to operate tournaments throughout the weekend.

NintendoAge Tournaments and Wafflefoot

PRGE is proud to partner with NintendoAge and Wafflefoot who will be managing some of our 2016 console tournaments. We are grateful to NA and Wafflefoot for their support - we couldn't do it without you!

Announcement coming soon.

PRGE Tournaments

Where: Portland Retro Gaming Expo Freeplay arcade

Day / Time Game
TBD Mario Kart Double Dash (GameCube)
TBD Pacman Vs. (GameCube)
TBD Warlords (Atari 2600)
TBD Original Halo (Xbox)

Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo Tournament

Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo Tournament

Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo Tournament
Saturday from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

We are proud to announce the fourth annual "Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo" tournament! Capcom's Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo is one of the easiest games to pick up and play but this tournament is all about playing to win. High level players use complex strategies that involve block build patterns, counter gems, and realtime reads of opponent strategies.

Tournament game: Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo on Playstation 1

  • Where: Console Freeplay area in the Arcade
  • Type: Head-to-head, bracketed tournament
  • Entry fee: free
  • Time: Signup starts at 10:00 AM. Tournament runs from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Saturday
  • Top three scores will be awarded prizes


  • 1st Prize - $70
  • 2nd Prize - $20
  • 3rd Prize - $10

Tournament format will be decided upon based on number of entrants. Entries will be limited due to time limitations. Sign-ups begin when the show floor opens to general ticket holders on Saturday morning, 10-22-2016. Detailed rules will be available during sign up.

2016 Tetris World Championship

6th Annual Tetris World Championships

PRGE is please to announce the sixth annual Tetris World Championships! Supporting assistance provided by The Tetris Company, NintendoAge, Hyperkin, JJ Games and

The tournament will take place in Freeplay Arcade in our main show hall on both days of the Expo. It's open to the public and a modest entry fee (in addition to your paid Expo admission) allows you to make as many qualifying attempts as you are willing to wait in line for. Come try your hand against many of the cast of the award-winning video game documentary Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters, including Twin Galaxies record holders Harry Hong and Jonas Neubauer.

Tetris Tournament Schedule

Saturday - All day qualifying

Sunday - To be announced.

2014 Tetris Tournament Promo Video

Visit for prize information, early registration and official rules.