Video Gaming

Tournament pre-registration is now live for AnimeNEXT 2019!

Compete for free to win a weekend badge for AnimeNEXT 2020 and other prizes. If you have any questions, reach out to

Consoles, Arcades, and Tournaments; Oh My!

AnimeNEXT invites you to visit the Video Game Room to relieve stress through the cathartic act of gaming.

Games, both old and new, will be available for free-play throughout the weekend for all badge-holding attendees.

Tokyo Attack

As an additional treat, we have continued our partnership with Tokyo Attack who will provide a large number of arcade cabinets this year which will also be free-to-play throughout the weekend.

Bandai Namco

We would also like to acknowledge Bandai Namco for sponsoring us some their games for attendees to play on the show floor!  Please check them out!

United Gaming League

Also, for those that are confident in your gaming prowess: the United Gaming League will be holding a number of tournaments throughout the weekend which will also be free of charge. Top place finishers will receive a medal to commemorate their victory and the top finisher will be awarded the grand prize of a free weekend badge for AnimeNEXT 2020. We hope you enjoy the game room and all that we have to offer.

Microsoft Gaming Tournaments

Microsoft will be hosting gaming tournaments at their booth June 8th and 9th. Check out their flyer for more information.

Indie Boardwalk:

We will have the following Indie Developers at the Video Game room this year showcasing games, please come by and support!
Hero: Tales of the Tomes
Luminosity Mobile, LLC
Matrioshka Games