Video Game Competition
Are you ready for Retro Games Japan 1st annual 3 Console Championship? Compete for the grand prize by getting the highest score. This competition consists of 3 Games with a total overall highest score WINNER. There will be a winner for each game. This event is family friendly and there will be events for spectators as well. See Full Day Schedule link for more information. Video game trivia will be during lunch, food and beverages from the tavern at Cobble Creek will be available. All console, games, controllers, and televisions will be provided for the event.
Argus on Family Computer (Japans NES)
5 Minute Highscore Run
-Controller for event : Family Computer Dogbone Controller
Joe & Mac on Super Family Computer (Japans SNES)
5 Minute Highscore Run
-Controller for event: OEM Super Family Computer Controller
Goldeneye 007 on Nintendo 64
Speed Run of level Dam, Silo, and or Frigate
-Controller for event : OEM N64 Controller
Where: The Tavern at Cobble Creek
Location: The Links at Cobble Creek
Address: 699 Cobble Dr, Montrose, CO 81403
When: Saturday March 26th 2022
Time: 9:30 – 11 am Registration
Walk-In Registration: 10$ at the door
Competition Start Time: 11:30 am
Full Day Schedule & All Events
Notice: Rules may slightly change but overall will be the same.
ARGUS ON FAMICOM
There will be a single 5-minute warm-up practice before your official high score run attempt. The judge will start their stopwatch when the game begins. The competitor will be given a single 5-minute attempt to reach their best high score. The judge will let the player know when it is a 2-minute warning and then a one-minute warning when the judge announces that the time has ended. The competitor will politely put down their controller. Their score will be taken and recorded by the official on that TV. If the player loses all of their lives, the high score will be recorded from that attempt.
Joe & Mac
There will be a single 5-minute warm-up practice before your official high score attempts. The judge will start their stopwatch when the first level is selected and the level has come into focus. Time doesn’t stop when traveling to the following levels. The competitor will have a single 5-minute attempt to reach their best high score. The judge will let the player know when it is a 2-minute warning and then a one-minute warning when the judge announces that the time has finished. The competitor will politely put down their controller. Their score will be taken and recorded by the official on that TV. If the player loses all of their lives, that latest high score will be recorded for that attempt. Each player will be given a 3.8x times multiplier to this high score to balance the total score between the two first games.
Golden Eye 007
There will be 5 minutes to warm up before your official timed score. We are still selecting the exact map and objective currently. We will use a single map from one of the first seven levels unlocked. This game will be a speedrun event as in fastest done gets the highest score possible. Once the player has completed and puts their controller down, the judge will scroll through the game file to record the time stated. A 15-second penalty will be added to the following timed run if the player dies before the challenge objectives get completed. There will only be a single second attempt to submit a completed speedrun.
Competition Schedule March 26th
9:30 AM – 11 AM Competition Sign up
9:30 AM – 11:15 AM Practice Time
11:30 AM Start of Round 1 Argus on Famicom
12:30 AM ~ 1:30 Break for lunch or time to practice
1:30 – 2:30 Round 2 Joe and Mac on Super Famicom
2:30 – 3:30 Round 3 007 Goldeneye on Nintendo 64
4:00 Award Ceremony
Competition Game Descriptions
Argus – Argus is a vertically scrolling arcade shoot’em up . You control a jet and shoot enemies as they appear, collect power ups, extra points, and defeat bosses to advance levels. The A button is used to shoot missiles in the air and the B button is used to shoot a bomb that shoots enemies the ground. Keep alive for 5 minutes and take down as many enemies as possible to reach the highest score.
Joe and Mac – This is a simple platformer style game that is easy to pick up and play. The game stars the green-haired Joe and the blue-haired Mac. Cavemen who battle through numerous prehistoric levels using weapons such as boomerangs, bones, fire, flints, and electricity. Stay alive and take down the boss’s and get that extra points. The end score for a 3 life attempt highscore will be multiplied by 3.8 to make each game fair in the competition.
007 Goldeneye – Goldeneye 007 is a game based on the 1995 James Bond movie. This game you use the secret agents weapons and gadgets to beat each level. This is a single joystick shooter game, but we will have auto aim on for the event. For this game the fastest person to stay alive beat the level and objectives will receive the most points and then every person down will receive 500 less points.
Grand Prize Winners
All of total tickets sold will be given put into Cash Prizes. Other
prizes that will be given out include custom modified consoles,
controllers, t shirts, and other video game prizes.
Everything will be provided for the competition as in Controllers, TV’s, Consoles, and games.
Food & Drink is NOT included with entry cost but will be available from the Cobble Creek Tavern.
Bring friends and family to spectate.