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Take part in the Midwest's biggest gaming event!

The Midwest Campus Clash and Gaming Expo will return for its third year on April 6, 2019, at Columbia College. Join us for tournaments, arcade games, exhibits, giveaways and more. The event is free and open to the public. Some of the area's best food trucks will be on site, so bring the kids and stay all day!




10a.m. — 6p.m.

Directions to campus
Event parking

Southwell Arena,
Columbia College,
Columbia, MO

The League of Legends Tournament

Watch as some of the Midwest's best collegiate eSports teams battle it out live for the $25,000 Midwest Campus Clash prize pool. Check back for team information and tournament bracket.

League of Legends, a multiplayer battle arena game, requires players to work together to take down the center of their opponents' bases. Watch and cheer on teams as they strategize the best offensive approach while defending their own bases.

Prizes and the 2018 event

Midwest Campus Clash 2017 Winning Team

1st place:


2nd place:


3rd place:

(each — two teams)


The Fortnite tournament is open to the public. Check back for sign-up information, prize package details and other announcements.

Fortnite challenges players to scavenge for weapons and resources while trying to stay alive and eliminate other players. Developed by Epic Games, Fortnite has become a cultural phenomenon with more than 125 million players around the globe.

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The Expo

Always an event highlight, the gaming expo will return in 2019 and feature exciting interactive experiences and activities. Vendors are being finalized, however, you can expect:

    • Arcade zone

      Come enjoy a variety of arcade machines. Play casually or compete in walk-up tournaments throughout the day. Two stories high.

    • Gargantuan Galaga

      We're taking this old school arcade game to another level. Attack the Galaga but remember: Don't shoot your ship!


Round 1 — Date TBD
Round 2 — Date TBD
Round 3 — Date TBD
Round 4 — Date TBD
Team 1
Team 2
Round 5 — Date TBD
Team 1
Round 6 — Date TBD
Team 1
Team 2
Round 1 — Fri 6th — 5 PM
Maryville University
Kansas State University
Round 2 — Fri 6th — 7 PM
Robert Morris University
Miami University (OH)
Round 3 — Sat 7th — 10:15 AM
University of Kansas
University of Missouri
Round 4 — Sat 7th — 11:45 AM
Maryville University
Robert Morris University
Round 5 — Sat 7th — 1:15 PM
University of Kansas
Columbia College
Round 6 — Sat 7th — 4:30 PM
Maryville University ★
Columbia College