2021 Video Game Tournaments

The Southern-Fried Gaming Expo is all about fun, but a little competition never hurt anyone. Listed below, please find more information regarding individual video game tournaments during the weekend. Events may require advanced signup, but all events are included with your regular membership price unless noted.

+2 On Block Video Game Tournaments at SFGE
We’re happy to partner with DATA FGC to bring many top-notch fighting game tournaments to Southern-Fried. With 20 PS4s, 6 Nintendo Switches, retro consoles and their +2 On Block programming, there will be tons of competition all weekend long. (Tournaments are free to enter except those listed with an entry fee).

Please read the tournament rules, learn more, and register at smash.gg/SFGE2021







Retro Console Tournament Game List:

F-Zero F-Zero

  • When: Friday, August 20 @ 7PM
  • System: Super Nintendo (SNES)
  • Type: Fastest time on Knight League, Mute City
  • Must complete race
  • Free to enter

NBA Jam TENBA Jam Tournament Edition

  • When: Friday, August 20 @ 9PM
  • System: Super Nintendo (SNES)
  • Type: Single Elimination Bracket
  • Single game; Head to Head; Timer Speed 4; Drone Difficulty 3; Tag Mode Off; Computer Assistance Off; Tournament Mode On; Select No for Initials
  • Free to enter

Super Mario KartSuper Mario Kart

  • When: Saturday, August 21 @ 12PM
  • System: Super Nintendo (SNES)
  • Type: 2 player match race; 3 out of 5 races
  • Players will flip a coin to determine Cup and Character Select. Coin flip winner gets first choice of either Cup or Character Select. (If coin flip winner chooses Cup, the loser chooses their character first)
  • Free to enter

Mortal Kombat IIMortal Kombat II

  • When: Sunday, August 22 @ 12PM
  • System: Super Nintendo (SNES)
  • Type: Single Elimination Bracket; 2 of 3 Rounds; Default Controller Layout
  • Players will flip a coin to determine the side of the machine they play on.
  • Free to enter

Super Off RoadSuper Off Road

  • When: Saturday, August 21 @ 3PM
  • System: Super Nintendo (SNES)
  • Type: Single Elimination Bracket
  • 3 out of 5 races; whoever finishes higher in a track is the race winner
  • Free to enter


Halo 3Halo 3

  • When: Saturday, August 21 @ 6PM
  • System: Xbox 360
  • Type: Single Elimination; Classic Slayer; No Teams; All Defaults; To 25 kills
  • Free to enter