Online Registration for 2014 Is Now Open

Visit Ground Kontrol for Event Information

Organizer Contact

Who: You! Pinbrawl is open to players of all skill-levels! (Players must be 21 years of age.)

When: April 27th, 2014. On-site registration and check-in start at 10am, and the tournament kicks off at 11am.

Where: Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade in Portland, OR.

What: Pinbrawl is Portland’s biggest pinball tournament. It is held annually at Ground Kontrol, the West Coast’s premier classic arcade, which operates over 60 classic video games and 27 pinball machines.The tournament format is a double elimination bracket and there is a 128-player cap. These spaces always fill up right away, so get there early!

Why: You like to play pinball, you want to rub elbows with the pinball elite, you are a secret pinball genius and it is time to unleash your skills on the world, or you just like to have fun in a cool place with rad people. Also, there are Prizes which will be announced soon, and are always awesome! Check out coverage of past Pinbrawls in the Willamette Week and the Portland Mercury.

How: Show up at Ground Kontrol at 10 am on April 21st. Find an official Pinbrawl tournament organizer (they will make themselves pretty obvious), give them your 20 dollars for registration, and compliment their haircut and/or sense of fashion. Sign up for Brackelope live to see real-time tournament results and keep track of your and your favorite players’ rankings.

Hope to see you there!