The Game On Expo
August 12, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Phoenix Convention Center
33 S 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
The Game On Expo is the largest gaming event of its kind in the Southwest, and consists of thousands of gamers coming together to enjoy their love for games. Whether it’s video games (modern/retro), tabletop, and arcade, the Game On Expo is a family friendly event that will feature:
- A huge vendor hall
- Freeplay console/arcade area
- Gaming tournaments and tutorials
- Special guests
- A large cosplay contest
- A gaming auction
- And more…
Arizona’s largest gaming con returns August 11th-13th, 2017, and is expanding to the Phoenix Convention Center. Here’s what you can expect at Game On Expo 2017:
• Amazing Guests: A+ voice actors from your favorite games (Overwatch, Zelda: Breath of the Wild, League of Legends, the Mass Effect series, The Walking Dead series, Portal series, Kingdom Hearts series, Metal Gear series, Street Fighter series) and more.
• Mortal Kombat 25th Anniversary Reunion: Celebrate the 25th anniversary of Mortal Kombat with Daniel Pesina (Johnny Cage, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Reptile, Smoke), John Parrish (Jax), Lia Montelongo (Sindel, Sareena, Tanya), Kerri Ann Hoskins (Sonja Blade), Dr. Phillip Ahn (Shang Tsung), and Brian Glynn (Shao Kahn).
• Popular YouTube content creators, game developers (Space Quest series, Ratchet and Clank series, and more), cosplayers, musicians/bands, and top pro gamers.
• Plenty of Games to Play: Modern gaming, retro gaming, arcades gaming, tabletop gaming ran by Magic Meeple Games, and CCG’s.
• A large freeplay arcade including games from Dave & Buster’s, Castles N’ Coasters, Cobra Arcade Bar, StarFighters Arcade, The Grid: Games and Growlers, and more.
• New Console Announcement: Get an exclusive first look at a brand new gaming console coming out soon!
• Game Tournaments: Including modern, retro, and tabletop games.
• Live Music: Concerts every day featuring some of the top gaming music performers in the country.
• Cosplay Contest: A large cosplay contest featuring some top cosplay judges.
• Live Auction: A live auction with rare gaming items for sale.
• Huge Vendor Hall: Tons of places to shop from vendors from all over the country.
• Retro World Championships: Participate in the Game On Expo exclusive Retro World Championships, and win an exclusive Game On Expo Nintendo cart! This tournament is organized by veteran gamers including: Thor Aackerlund (original 1990 Nintendo World Championships champion, and top Tetris competitor), John “Numbers” (2015 Nintendo World Championships champion, and top Smash Bros. competitor), Mike Iarossi (Nintendo 1994 PowerFest champion), Chris Tang (Sega World Tournament – 1994 Rock the Rock champion, and 1990 Nintendo World Championship champion in Los Angeles), and Dorion Whitlock (Nintendo 1994 PowerFest finalist).
• Fun Panels: Panels covering gaming, cosplay, and more.
• And more….
Join us for a fun, unique, and family friendly experience that both casual gamers and hardcore gamers will enjoy. We appreciate you guys helping spread the word about our show too! Get your memberships now to Game On Expo at: http://gameonexpoaz.com/memberships/