Free Play at EGLX

AMD FREE PLAY

Featuring: Fortnite

Join the EGLX Battle Royale! The AMD Free Play area will have an entire area dedicated just to Fortnite!

Throughout EGLX weekend (Oct. 26-28), enjoy 2 types of Fortnite events:

  • Continuous Fortnite Free Play Rounds

All day, every day. Open to everyone; just stop by the Free Play area!

  • Fortnite Drop-in Tournament 

Each day, with limited spots, & AWESOME PRIZES!

Signups will be at the event only. Format can change at anytime.

GUEST REGISTRATION & CHECK IN

Guests are invited to stop by the registration desk to request a spot in the free play area or to sign up for a same day drop in tournament.

This is not a separately ticketed event. Any EGLX attendee can drop in and play.

All ages welcome! Children 13yrs and younger will need a parental waiver signed in order to play.

FREE PLAY

When there is no tournament active, guests will be able to play casual online matches on the provided computers. Guests will be given a last call 10 minutes before tournaments are slated to begin, and then will be invited to sign up. Once players or teams are eliminated from the tournament, that station will turn into a free play setup.

TOURNAMENT 

The tournament will be a single elimination tournament format. Public style match with a point base system. Timed Free-For-All. Earn points for accomplishments. Highest Score Win.

PLATFORM

Fortnite Free Play and tournaments will run on AMD PCs with AoC monitors.

You may bring your own controller to connect to the PC. EGLX will not assume any responsibility over your controller and cannot guarantee functionality.

CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 1800X @ 3.6GHz
Motherboard: Asus Strix X370-F Gaming Motherboard, Socket AM4
Video: Asus AMD Radeon RX 580 8GB Strix OC 
Monitor: 32” QHD Curved Gaming Monitor with 144 Hz Refresh Rate and FreeSync support

More Information

Free Play

Sponsored By:
Canada Computers

Join Canada Computers in the Free Play area and play on one of their super rigs. Play solo, or play with your friends.

All Weekend, Play one of these 4 Ubisoft titles:

  • Far Cry 5
  • For Honor
  • Rainbow Six Siege
  • Ghost Recon: The Wildlands

Nintendo Free Play

Unreleased Games!

Nintendo - Booth #306

All Weekend, Play one of these exclusive un-released titles:

  • SUPER SMASH BROS ULTIMATE
  • Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! 
  • Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!

Minecraft Free Play

30 Minute Build Battles!

Brick Works Academy - Booth #516

All Weekend, head over to the eglx kids zone for:

  • Minecraft Build Battles

Brick Works Academy will be offering Minecraft 30min speed build challenges throughout the show. Drop by the booth and sign up for a chance to show off your building skills and have a chance at winning a prize.

  • Robotics & Lego

Need a break from gaming? Remote Control robots will also be available to experiment with.

And for those looking for a chill unplugged experience take a few minutes to build with lego bricks at our creative lego building table.

  • About Brickworks

Brick Works Academy offers students across south western ontario the best Lego and Technology summer day camp experiences. check them out at BrickWorksAcademy.com and visit one of their 10 locations this summer. Registration opens in January!

Free Play

Retro Games & Arcades

Arcades & Retro

All Weekend, Play One of These Classic Titles:

Arcade Games

Centipede
Asteriods
Galaga
WrestleFest
Castlevania 
Congo Bongo
Ghostbusters
Roadblasters
Joust
Pole Position 
Space Invaders
Sky Commando
1943
Robotron

Street Fighter II
Rolling Thunder
Pac Man Plus
PlayChoice-10 bartop
Frogger
Pengo
Wacko
Pac Man
Ms Pac Man
Track & Field
Kangaroo
Turbo
Q*Bert

Retro Games

Duck Hunt
House of the Dead II
House of the Dead III
Elemental Gear Bolt
Resident Evil: Dead Aim
Darkstalkers
Mortal Kombat 9
Street Fighter Alpha 3
Soul Calibur
flashback

 

Call of Duty Black Ops: II
Left 4 Dead
Rock Of The Dead
Mario Kart 64
Double Dash
Super Smash Bros Melee
Super Smash Bros 4
ZombiU
Super Mario All Stars/world
Blades of Steel

Additional Games

Halo
Halo 5
Gears of War
 Rocket League
Killer Instinct

Dead Or Alive 5
Mortal Kombat XL
InJustice 2
Mario Kart 8
Mario Kart 8 Delux

RETRO GAMES BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

Free Play

OVERWATCH AT MICROSOFT BOOTH!

Microsoft Store - Booth #302

All Weekend, play overwatch in the microsoft booth:

GUEST REGISTRATION & CHECK IN

  • Players can pre-reg here!
  • Players can also pre-reg on-site on Saturday (Oct 27th) starting at 12:00pm.
  • The tournament will start at 1:00pm.

TOURNAMENT

  • The tournament will be on PC.
  • The tournament is 3 vs. 3.
  • Official tournament ruling (maps, characters, game mode) will be announced a week prior to EGLX.
  • Microsoft Store will be giving away Microsoft Store gift cards, ASUS ROG swag and gaming peripherals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place of the tournament.

VR Free Play

THE EXORCIST LEGION VR

Oculus & Fun Train VR - Booth #634

The Virtual Reality Experience Based on the “Scariest Movie Of All Time”

Be the hero of your own virtual reality adventure!

In The Exorcist: Legion VR, your story begins as a homicide detective tasked with investigating the ritualistic murder of a local priest. What you discover at the crime scene compels you on a perilous path of discovery that will help you to complete the slain priest’s work. As you embark on your new path, you discover dark forces at work whose only goal is the complete destruction of humanity.

Created especially for virtual reality, The Exorcist: Legion VR is an episodic experience set in the Academy Award-winning world created by horror maestro William Peter Blatty. Each chapter features a unique demonic entity that will test your courage and resolve.

Not for the faint-hearted.

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