Do you rock the high score in your crowd? Prove your skills in a real challenge!

Powder Keg Games is back to host this year’s series of video game competitions with tournaments held each day of Otronicon.

Competition is fierce but the struggle is worth the prestigious title of champion of your favorite games. In addition to endless bragging rights, first and second place winners will also receive cash prizes.

Registration is $5.00 and will occur on site during the event. Some sessions may be capped off, so participants are chosen on a first come, first serve basis. Please see below for a full list of competitions, dates, times, prizes and rules.


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  1.  Admission to the Orlando Science Center is required for all competitions.
  2. Registration is required for all competitions. This is done on-site at the Orlando Science Center.
  3. Players may enter multiple events.
  4. Mature Gaming consent forms are required for all competitions if under the age of 17. Players may need to verify proof of age over 17. Under 18 players will need a parent present or a signed Mature Gaming Consent Form at the event; this includes Super Smash Bros. Brawl.
  5. You must be registered for your competition no later than 30 minutes before competition start time.
  6. Each competition is $5.00 to compete per person, per game.
  7. Players must use only the controllers provided by Orlando Science Center. No outside controllers are allowed, and may be confiscated.
  8. Competition is greatly encouraged, but excessive taunting or threatening will not be tolerated.
  9. All decisions made by Orlando Science Center or Powder Keg Games are Final, and not subject to appeal.
  10. Prizes and competition details subject to change without notice.
  11. For more rules and specific game rules please check

  • Prizes will be awarded as a cash prize upon completion of competition.
  • 1st place will receive 75% of total possible cash prize amount and 2nd place will receive 25% of total prize amount. Each competition cash prize is based on each individual game’s entrant totals.
  • Example: 20 total entrants for a competition at $5.00/entrant gives a total prize amount of $100.00. 1st place prize will be $75.00. 2nd place prize will be $25.00.

Matt Potthoff aka BURNS in the gaming community won the second of two Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 free-for-alls presented by Powder Keg Games during the first day of Otronicon 2013.


Orlando Science Center • 777 E. Princeton Street • Orlando, Florida 32803 • Phone: 407.514.2000 • Email:
The Science Center is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, host of and the collaborative Campaign for the Arts. This project is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program.