Let’s Play! Level-Up and assemble your party of friends for an exciting weekend convention jam-packed with a variety of experiences celebrating gaming and nerd culture! BlazerCon aims to provide both Blazers and the general public a weekend of casual and competitive gaming.



BlazerCon 2021

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3G Tournament Registration for UAB Students

Dragon's Throne Tournament Registration for UAB Students

Dragon's Throne Tournament Registration for Non-UAB Students

BlazerCon Schedule of Events

Friday | March 26:

  • 2 pm CST | Minecraft Server Opens
  • 3 pm CST | Super Smash Bros Tournament (1v1)*
  • 6 pm CST | Pac-Man Tournament*
  • 7 pm CST | Free Play
  • 8 pm CST | War of the Wizards

*Qualifying Tournaments

Saturday | March 27th

  • 10 am CST | Nitronic Rush*
  • 11 am CST | Portal 2*
  • 1 pm CST | Free Play
  • 1:30 pm CST | Brawlhalla (group)*
  • 5 pm CST | NBA 2k *
  • 6 pm CST | Murder Mystery Live Group RPG


Sunday | March 28th
Tournament Final Rounds

  • 12 pm CST | Semifinals
  • 3 pm CST| Finals

*Qualifying Tournaments


Participants can register for either the Dragon's Throne Tournament or the Green & Gold Gauntlet Tournament. Visit tournament registration pages for eligibility requirements. Only one tournament registration per participant, as semis and finals will take place at the same time for both tournaments.




Stay tuned for vendor information and workshop opportunities!

For general information, vendor inquiries and disability accommodations, contact UAB Student Involvement & Leadership at (205) 934-8020, Hill Student Center 230.