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At ULTRA Gaming Expo, the possibilities are endless, and every corner offers an exciting adventure for gamers of all kinds. Immerse yourself in the latest video games, Indulge your nostalgic side in our retro gaming realm, reliving classics from your childhood and rediscovering the joy of pixelated wonders. Challenge your skills and reflexes in the arcade section, where the blinking lights and nostalgic sounds of vintage cabinets beckon you to achieve high scores and become the arcade champion. Attend captivating panel discussions from Industry guests and pro gamers, where you can gain insights into becoming a pro. Explore vendor booths filled with a wide array of gaming merchandise, collectibles, and memorabilia, allowing you to bring your favorite games home with you. Join in competitive tournaments and showcase your skills in front of a cheering crowd and win cash prizes, or watch talented gamers battle it out for glory. Connect with fellow gamers, forge new friendships, and share your passion for gaming. From cosplaying as your favorite characters to attending gaming guest panels, there's no shortage of entertainment at ULTRA Gaming Expo. So dive into the excitement, unleash your inner gamer, and let ULTRA be a portal to unforgettable gaming experiences.
The Voice of KRATOS from the God Of War series!
Meet T.C. Carson, the legendary voice behind Kratos from the original God of War series. Meet the man behind the iconic character, get your games & Funkos autographed and hear his stories firsthand!
VIDEO GAME TOURNAMENTS
For the competitive gamers among you, Join our massive video game tournaments and compete for cash prizes! Battle it out in the intense arenas of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the heart-pounding battlegrounds of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and more! Pre-Register for tournaments at https://www.start.gg/ugx
Card Game Tournaments
Card game enthusiasts, get ready for intense battles and epic victories! Participate in our thrilling card game tournaments, and you could walk away with amazing products from fan-favorite franchises like Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokémon, One Piece & Digimon. Sign up for these tournaments at the show!
Role-Playing ADVENTURES (Dungeons & dragons)
Embark on a breathtaking journey of imagination and teamwork in the realm of Dungeons and Dragons (D&D), a tabletop role-playing game that has captivated hearts and minds for generations. Players become the heroes of their own epic tales, venturing into mystical realms, facing daunting challenges, and forging unforgettable friendships along the way. With boundless possibilities and a rich tapestry of storytelling, From slaying fearsome dragons to solving intricate puzzles, every decision and dice roll carries weight, fostering creativity, critical thinking, and teamwork. Don't know how to play? Join our Bootcamps brought to you by Fungeon and get started!
Table Top Gaming (Warhammer)
Calling all tabletop enthusiasts! Immerse yourself in the world of tabletop gaming, where strategic battles and epic adventures await. Gather your friends and dive into fantastic realms. Join our learn to play bootcamps brought to you by Game Inc!
Casual GamE Zone w/ Modern & Retro Consoles
ULTRA's Casual Gaming Zone is a testament to the enduring power of gaming, offering a sanctuary where dreams are realized, memories are made, and the love for gaming is celebrated. Find yourself surrounded by an array of arcade cabinets, each one beckoning you to join in the fun! Relive the adventures of iconic characters, master timeless gameplay mechanics, and experience the magic that enchanted a generation or Immerse yourself in the latest modern console games, where breathtaking graphics and lifelike simulations blur the lines between reality and the digital realm.
FREEPLAY Arcade with Modern & Retro Games
Step into a time capsule and relive the magic at ULTRA's classic arcade, a "quarter free" experience that transcends generations and captivates hearts. Playing these nostalgic gems isn't just about indulging in retro gaming; it's about immersing yourself in a bygone era, where simplicity met addictive gameplay. With their vibrant screens, tactile buttons, and addictive soundtracks, classic arcade machines offer a tangible connection to the past, reminding us of a time when gaming was pure, unadulterated fun. They ignite a sense of childlike wonder, transporting you to a world where high scores are celebrated, challenges are overcome, and laughter fills the air. These vintage marvels offer a break from the complexities of modern gaming, reminding us that sometimes, the simplest joys can be the most satisfying.
Boot Camps - Learn to Play
Unleash your inner strategist, storyteller, or commander through immersive and exhilarating learn-to-play bootcamps for card games, Dungeons & Dragons, and Warhammer. These bootcamps offer the perfect opportunity to delve into these captivating realms, guided by seasoned experts who are passionate about the games. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned player looking to expand your skills, these bootcamps provide a supportive and engaging environment for learning the intricacies of these games. Discover the art of strategic thinking in card games, where every move counts and victory hangs in the balance. Dive into the rich tapestry of storytelling with Dungeons & Dragons, where your imagination takes center stage, and epic adventures unfold at the roll of a dice. Immerse yourself in the thrilling world of Warhammer, where tactical prowess and meticulous planning are essential to claim victory on the battlefield. These bootcamps not only teach you the rules and mechanics of the games but also foster camaraderie, teamwork, and a sense of accomplishment. So gather your friends or make new ones, and embark on an unforgettable journey of skill development, friendship, and unforgettable gaming experiences.
Magic The Gathering Meet-Ups / Community Tournaments
Magic: The Gathering meet-ups are a haven for passionate gamers and enthusiasts, where the realms of strategy, imagination, and community intersect in a whirlwind of excitement. Players come together to engage in epic battles, trade cards, share strategies, and forge lasting friendships. Our Magic: The Gathering meet-up area will have players of all skill levels, ensuring everyone can find their place in this vast and captivating world. So bring your deck, sharpen your skills, and join other Magic lovers at Ultra Gaming Expo!
Yugioh Meet-Ups/ Community Tournaments
Calling all duelists! Join the excitement and camaraderie of our Yu-Gi-Oh! card game meet-up and experience the thrill of strategic dueling at its finest. Join our tournaments and win awesome Yugioh Prizes or play casually with other duelists! These gatherings provide a vibrant environment for players of all ages and skill levels to come together and engage in epic battles. Whether you're a seasoned duelist or just starting your journey, these meet-ups offer the perfect platform to sharpen your skills, learn new strategies, and expand your card collection. Trade cards, test your decks against formidable opponents, and forge lasting friendships that extend far beyond the game table. So gather your deck, summon your strongest monsters, and embrace the adventure at ULTRA —it's a gateway to unforgettable duels and a community that shares your love for the game.
One Piece Meet-Ups / Community Tournaments
Ahoy, fellow pirates and adventurers! Set sail to a ULTRA for our One Piece card game meet-ups & tournaments and immerse yourself in the captivating world of the Grand Line. Join forces with fellow fans and engage in thrilling battles, strategically deploying your favorite characters and unleashing powerful abilities. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a newcomer to the game, these meet-ups provide the perfect opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the One Piece universe, meet like-minded enthusiasts, and forge unforgettable memories. Trade cards, share strategies, and experience the thrill of victory as you navigate the treacherous waters of the Grand Line together. So grab your crew, prepare your deck, and set sail for ULTRA —it's an adventure you won't want to miss!
Ultra Vendor Market
Welcome to the bustling and vibrant vendor market at the Ultra Gaming Expo! Step into a world where gaming dreams come to life, where rows of booths showcase the latest and greatest in gaming merchandise, and collectibles. The market is a treasure trove for gamers, offering a diverse array of vendors, each bringing their unique offerings to the table. From cutting-edge gaming hardware to rare and exclusive collectibles, there's something for every gaming enthusiast. Whether you're seeking to upgrade your gaming setup, expand your collection, or simply indulge in the excitement of the gaming culture, Ultra Gaming Expo's vendor market is the place to be. So wander through the aisles, explore new horizons, and let the gaming spirit guide you in this unforgettable marketplace of endless possibilities.