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Arizona's largest gaming & Anime convention

is now bigger, better, and cooler!

Returning March 15th-17th, 2024 at Phoenix Convention Center

Game On Expo is a multimedia gaming and anime event that began in 2015, and is the largest gaming convention in Arizona. It's an event that celebrates gaming, anime, music, and more!

Whether you're a hardcore or casual gamer and/or anime fan, there is something for everyone at Game On Expo. Our mission is to bring the G.A.M.E. (Gaming, Anime, Music, Esports) to Arizona. We are locally owned, and we are passionate about bringing a fun and family friendly event to Arizona.


Classic Tetris World Championship

Participate in the Classic Tetris World Championship. Battle against some of the top Tetris players in this intense competitive tournament.

Dr. Mario Championship

The Dr. Mario Championship is an annual tournament where players compete head to head on the NES version of Dr. Mario.

Retro Championships

Compete against others in the ultimate retro gaming tournament. Can you win the coveted Game On Retro Championship belt?


Participate in Arizona"s largest esports event, and games including: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Rocket League, Street Fighter 6, and more!

Retro Gaming Tournaments

Game On Expo is your home for retro gaming tournaments, and play some of the classic games among other retro gaming fans.

Don't see your tournament?

More tournaments will be announced closer to Game On Expo 2024!

The 3rd Annual All Valley Pinball Tournament

The 3rd annual All Valley Pinball Tournament returns to Game On Expo on Saturday March 16th at 3:30pm.

Anime too!

Anime Panels

Anime panel programming every day during Game On Expo.

Anime Vendors

Plenty of Anime guests, exhibitors, and anime related content at Game On Expo to enjoy.

Cosplay Contest

Game On Expo's Cosplay Contest features some of the top cosplay judges around, and have an opportunity to win some amazing prizes.

Maid Cafe

Animaru hosts a free Maid Cafe on Saturday and Sunday.

Free-play games and arcades

Arcade Cabinets and Pinball

Tons of arcade games and pinball machines to play; all set to free play.

Indie Spotlight

The Game On Expo Indie Spotlight area features both local and indie devs from all across the country showcasing their games and projects.

Modern Games

Play the latest games on PC, and latest gaming consoles. Either casually play, or compete in a tournament.

Retro games

From Atari to the Sega Dreamcast, the Game On Expo has a ton of retro games to play all three days.

Rock Band Karaoke

Join a band, select between hundreds of songs, and perform Rock Band Karaoke live on the music stage.

Play the new Jaws Pinball Game

Gameroom Goodies will have both the Jaws Pro and Premium available to play and purchase at the show, with special show pricing!

Tabletop Games

Tabletop Gaming

Tabletop gaming happening all three days including board games, TCG's, RPGs, and more!

Tabletop Vendors

Have an opportunity to see the new games available.

Game On has something for everyone!


Find some rare and hidden gaming gems during the annual Game On Expo Auction held on Saturday evening.


Game On Expo is a great place for cosplay! Dress up and have fun seeing other's cosplay.

Exhibitor Hall

If you’re looking for some games, cool Anime merch, or looking for some unique art, you’ll find it at Game On Expo’s exhibitor hall! Hundreds of vendors from across the country are at Game On Expo.

Live Music

Listen to live music on Friday and Saturday night during Game On Expo. Included with any pass purchase.

Special Guests

Game On Expo has A+ gaming voice actors from some of your favorite games. YouTube content creators have also been a part of Game On Expo since year one.

Live Wrestling

Versus Pro Studios will be providing live pro wrestling during each day of Game On Expo. Come witness some awesome live pro wrestling new to Game On Expo!


Pick up our limited edition exclusive Rain On Your Parade Switch game. Limited to only 250 copies available.

Virtual Reality Zone

Free VR gaming hosted by BAZ VR during all three days!

JSA Authentication

JSA - Jams Spence Authentication will be on site all three days authenticating guests' signaturs.