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General / Expo

What Is GT-X?

GameTyrant Expo will be the first gaming expo in an NBA arena which consists of one of the largest prize pools for Super Smash Bros Melee and Super Smash Bros Melee Wii U. GT-X is a must-attend event for any amateur gaming enthusiast and competitor. Over three days, GT-X will host a variety of tournaments, exhibitors, panels, and much more!

Where Is GT-X?

Vivint Smart Home Arena (Home of the Utah Jazz) in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

When Is GT-X?

September 29th - October 1st, 2017

How Much Does an Expo Pass Cost?

Pricing can be found at our registration page Here

What's the Schedule?

The detailed tournament schedule will be released a few weeks before GT-X. The tournaments will run from Friday through Sunday. The general schedule for the expo will be released a few weeks before GT-X.


What Game Tournaments Are at GT-X?

  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • Super Smash Bros. Wii U
  • Tekken 7
  • SFV
  • Guilty Gear XRD Rev 2
  • Injustice 2
  • Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite
  • Rocket League
  • League of Legends

How Are the GT-X Official Tournaments Run?

Our tournaments will run in a double elimination format. Please refer to our competitor guide for game-specific details including how pools/groups are run.

What If I Can't Attend GT-X, Can I Get a Refund or Transfer?

The GT-X registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. 

Where Can I Register to Compete?


Do I Have to Qualify to Enter Any of the Tournaments?

GT-X is an open tournament, anyone can register without having to qualify.

How Will Prize Money Be Distributed for Tournament Winners?

Top 8 payout

  • 1st 45%
  • 2nd 20%
  • 3rd 13%
  • 4th 7%
  • 5th 5%/5%
  • 7th 2.5%/2.5%

Is There an Age Requirement to Compete?

Yes, you need to be at least 13 years of age or older to register. Anyone under 13 years of age will require a signed waiver from your parent/guardian to register.