Tetris Champs Prepare to battle at the 10th annual Classic Tetris World Championship, October 18-20 in Portland, Oregon.
Watch the teaser presentation for Tetris Contest here:
On October 18-20, the 10th annual CTWC, a tournament organized by avid Tetris fans, returns at the Oregon Convention Center during the Portland Retro Gaming Expo, where Tetris masters from around the world compete against each other playing the 1989 NES version of the game for a chance to win the coveted CTWC trophy and their share of $10K in total cash prizes. Competitors will include returning champions Joseph Saelee (2018), Jonas Neubauer (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017), Harry Hong (2014), European champion Svavar Gunnar Gunnarsson, Japanese Tetris Grand Master Koryan, and many other players featured in the award-winning documentary Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters.
The entry fee for the CTWC is $20. Entrants can make as many qualifying attempts as time permits.
CTWC to also feature
- Fun Tetris Game Demos: Attendees can demo TETRIS EFFECT by Enhance, now available on PlayStation4, with optional support for PlayStationVR, and on PC via EPIC Games Store, with support for VR Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.
- AtGames Digital Media Inc. will also showcase its new Legends Ultimate arcade machine, featuring hundreds of classic arcade and home video games in a full-sized arcade unit.
Portland Retro Gaming Expo at the Oregon Convention Center.
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, Oregon
The CTWC finals will be live-streamed on Sunday, Oct. 20 at Classictetris.
Tetris Contest schedule
- Friday, Oct. 18
- 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Tetris Mini-tournaments
- Saturday, Oct. 19
- 10:00 am – 4:00 pm: NES Qualifying Rounds
- 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Seeds 17-48 compete in a “Round Zero” to advance to the 32-player tournament bracket Main Event on Sunday
- Sunday, Oct. 20
- 10:30 am – 1:15 pm: Early Qualifying Rounds – Top 32 and Top 16
- 2:00 pm – 4:55 pm: Qualifying Rounds – Top 8 and Top 4
- 5:00 pm – 5:40 pm: Final Championship Round – Top 2
- 5:40 pm – 5:50 pm: Classic Tetris World Championship Award Presentation
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