mortal kombat 1 video game tournament
saturday 2pm

upstairs balcony

Register on Saturday from 12pm-tbd. Contestants compete for $500 in cash prizes and cool trophies.

Gear up for the ultimate test of skill and combat as Sunshine City Scare presents the Mortal Kombat 1 Video Game Tournament! Immerse yourself in the classic fighting game that started it all, showcasing your mastery in martial arts and fatalities. Whether you’re a seasoned tournament veteran or a newcomer to the iconic Mortal Kombat 1, this competition promises an adrenaline-pumping experience filled with fierce battles. Join the gaming community in celebrating the roots of this legendary franchise, where fighters clash in the digital arena for glory and eternal bragging rights.


first place
  • 1 free photo with Sunshine City Scare voice actor of your choice
  • 2 tickets to Anime St. Pete on September 28-29
  • $25 gift card to Unlimited Video Games
  • 1 cool trophy
second place
  • 4-pack of arcade passes to Unlimited Video Games
  • 1 ticket to Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay on December 14-15
  • 1 cool trophy
third place
  • 2-pack of arcade passes to Unlimited Video Games
  • 1 cool trophy


  • Game settings: Rounds: 2 out of 3 Rounds per game, 99 Seconds Time Limit
  • Control Type: Modern or Classic, motion blur OFF, Input delay reduction ON
  • 2/3 Rounds per Game
  • 2/3 Games per Set
  • 3/5 Games for all Sets in the Top 8
  • The winner must keep the character
  • The losing player may switch characters
  • Random stage selection (players may opt for an agreed stage)
  • In the event of a tied Match declared by a “Double K.O.” on the Game
    screen, the Match will not be scored and both Players will replay the
    tied Match with the same character selections and stage.
  • Illegal mods of any kind will result in immediate disqualification

tournament operator & sponsor

The Sunshine City Scare Mortal Kombat 1 Video Game Tournament is operated and sponsored by Unlimited Video Games, a Pinellas Park superstore that is all things video games.