This Year’s Game: FIRST Power Up

The details of the 2018 game were fully disclosed on January 6, 2018. Watch the full game reveal broadcast here.


Skip straight to the Game Animation below.  


This page contains frequently updated links to various resources about the game.

You may also find the Field Tour Videos Playlist on YouTube helps to explain the game as well.




Watch FIRST Power Up Live Online

Many FIRST Power Up Regional and District competitions are webcast as they happen each week from February 28 through April 14. The competitions are usually shown on Friday and Saturday, although some 2-day competitions are Thursday and Friday. A list of all competitions can be found here.

The Championships are broadcast, as well, Houston on April 18-21 and  St. Louis on April 25-28.

The official FIRST Webcasts can be seen here on and on

Many competitions that are not listed on the above broadcasts are independently provided. The Blue Alliance GameDay aggregates all the video feeds that they know about in a convenient multi-panel system that lets you watch several at once. This is our preferred way to watch!


2012 Best Web Site Buckeye Regional   2011 Best Web Site Pittsburgh Regional   2006 Website Excellence Award  2005 Website Excellence Award   Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional   Valid CSS!