Hawaii Esports Invitational presented by Zippy’s

Esports Gamers: Compete in Open Tournaments, Watch Top-Notch Teams

The Hawaii Esports Invitational presented by Zippy’s is the place for top high schools esports stars to showcase their talents in Valorant while watching Michigan State, Stony Brook, HPU, and UH Manoa clash for glory.

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When: January 27 - 28, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Where: Hawaii Pacific University Esports Arena

College Valorant Invitational

Watch four top-notch collegiate teams compete for glory in the tactical shooter game Valorant. Two mainland colleges, Michigan State University and Stony Brook, are going head-to-head with two of Hawaii's top collegiate esports programs - HPU and UH Manoa.

Winner will receive custom surfboard trophies designed by local artist plus bragging rights as the top collegiate Valorant team.

High School Valorant Showcase

Alongside the collegiate competition, Zippy’s Cup will feature a high school Valorant showcase. Witness four of Hawaii’s best high school esports teams showcase their talents in Valorant.

Winning teams will go home with custom surfboard trophies and the honor of being Hawaii’s Valorant team champs.

Attend for free


Open to competitors of all ages! Compete for $2,000 in prizes and showcase your skills.

Open Tournaments

Competitors can register to compete in games including League of Legends, Super Smash Brothers, Madden, Apex Legends, Mario Kart, and Street Fighter. Compete for prizes and showcase your skills in front of a global audience.

Over $2,000 in prizes for tournament champion and in-game swag for winners.

choose your favorite game and register now!

Official Rules

Download official rules (PDF)

High-level schedule

Saturday, Jan 27th

8:30 AM Doors Open - Registration Begins

9:00 AM Matches Begin

  • Mario Kart Open Competition Begins
  • League of Legends
  • High School Valorant

10:00 AM Matches Begin

  • Street Fighter

12:45 PM College Panel

1:30 PM High School Valorant All-Star Match

2:45 PM High School Valorant Finals

3:15 PM

  • Street Fighter Finals

4:30 PM League of Legends Finals

5:15 PM Valorant Collegiate Invitational Matches Begin

Sunday, Jan 28th

8:30 AM Doors Open - Registration Begins

9:00 AM Matches Begin

  • Collegiate Valorant Invitational
  • Apex Legends
  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate

10:00 AM Madden 24' Competition Begins

2:00 PM College Showcase

2:30 All-Star Match

3:15 PM

  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate Finals
  • Madden Finals

3:45 PM Collegiate Invitational Valorant Finals

4:30 PM Apex Legends Finals

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How much is the registration fee?

This is a free to compete event. There is no registration fee required for gamers and leagues.

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