March 15-17, 2019 – Banning, CA
The ultimate battle for Donkey Kong high scores is going down AGAIN at Arcade Expo 5.0 – Museum of Pinball in Banning, CA.
Contenders face off the first two days with the top 8 scores making it to the championship round. Championship round players square off in a head-to-head ONE CREDIT, NO RESTARTS, bracketed style contest to determine the Kong Off 7 champion! The winner will take home the belt and all bragging rights associated with being the champ!
This year’s line-up has been toned down but has plenty of contestants with a lot to prove! Robbie Lakeman is going for a three-peat as he defends his Kong-Off 5 & 6 victories as the current World Record holder with a 1,247.700 high score from Februrary 2018 and Billy Mitchell is playing better than ever and looking to make his mark this year!
Top contenders Jeff Wolfe, Ethan Daniels, Eric Tessler are ready to battle is out as well as talented newcomers Duke Nicholas, Jason Spindler and even Richie Knuckle himself are vying for the title of Kong-Off champion!
The event will go down as part of Arcade Expo 5.0 on the Museum of Pinball’s sprawling 18 acre, California hillside campus close to resorts, outlets and nightlife.
Arcade Expo will bring over 1,000 classic pinball and arcade games to attendees set to freeplay for the entire weekend plus overnight camping and the signature game night, Starcade.
Special thanks to http://donkeykongforum.com/, the official forum for all things DK.
It’s on like Donkey Kong! See you there.