Hasbro Inc. is excited to announce the launch of the inaugural Hasbro Gaming Championships, featuring the prestigious North American School SCRABBLE Championships.
Taking place at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts from April 22 – 23, the Hasbro Gaming Championships will bring together school children from all across North America to take part in a weekend full of fun Hasbro games and competition.
This year, the North American School SCRABBLE Championships are firmly at the heart of the event. School children in grades 4 – 12 will take part in the Championships which now includes three divisions (Championship Division, Challenge Division and High School Division).
The prestigious event is being officiated by the World Mindsports Federation (WMSF), an international organization that is officially recognized by Hasbro to oversee the 2017 NASSC.
Participants will compete in pairs as part of both the Championship and Challenge Divisions, with singles taking part in the High School Division.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Hasbro Gaming Championship is being held.
The Hasbro Gaming Championships is being held at the iconic and prestigious Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. Please enter the venue on the east side of the Stadium via the dedicated entrance to the Putnum Club.
How much does it cost to participate?
Tournament fees are as follows:
NASSC Championship division: $100 per team
NASSC Challenge division: $100 per team
NASSC High School Division: $50 per person
Can children from different schools/clubs/locations be on the same team and take part in the NASSC tournament?
Yes, as long as they meet the age/grade requirements
Will food be supplied to my son/daughter playing in the tournament?
Food will be available for purchase during the course of the event. Participants may also bring in their own snacks.
Will there be drinks available throughout the weekend?
Water is provided free of charge during the event. Other drinks are available for purchase onsite.
Does my child need to bring any equipment to the tournament?
SCRABBLE participants do not need to bring any equipment.
Will there be a Saturday night activity?
All Hasbro Gaming Championship participants are welcome to enjoy the “Hasbro Fun Night,” which is being held on Saturday evening.
What time can I arrive and check-in at the event?
Registration/Check-in runs from 4pm – 8pm on Friday April 21st. There is a last chance check-in at 7:30am on Saturday April 22nd.