VGEvo Represents at Midwest Gaming Classic 2015 Show

Discussion in 'Articles' started by Trickman, Apr 4, 2015.

  • by Trickman, Apr 4, 2015 at 3:45 PM
  • Trickman

    Trickman Co-Founder of this glorious place Staff Member

    The Midwest Gaming Classic returns to the Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield hotel in Brookfield, Wisconsin on Saturday, April 11th and Sunday, April 12th! Join us in the Retroids Room for a ton of gaming goodness! Retroids and VGEvo.com founders (Ken, Trickman Terry and Paul) will be running video game consoles at their tables with plenty of goodies for the masses to enjoy.

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    New in the room this year will be the creators/developers of the highly anticipated shoot-em-up (SHMUP) game, SKYCURSER. The actual SKYCURSER arcade cabinet with the newest playable version of the game will be on-hand for show-goers to experience! Talk with Phil Golobish–Producer, Brad Smith–Lead Developer and Chris Cruz–Art Director at their table.

    Also, Colexions.com founders, Corey Buckner and Sean Murphy will be joining us in the Retroids Room. They will be available to talk about their video game collecting community at Colexions.com!

    The Midwest Gaming Classic lasts from 10am - 8pm on Saturday and 10am - 5pm on Sunday. The Retroids room will be located downstairs in the rooms named Moorland 1, 2, and 3 and will be open for the duration of the show. We will be having daily events in the Retroids room (and elsewhere) including the following:

    SATURDAY

    (12-1pm) Video Game Magazines from the late ‘80s to the mid ‘90s — Panel discussion with “Trickman” Terry and Ken Williams (former Sushi-X), formerly of Electronic Gaming Monthly Magazine. The panel will be moderated by Fred Rojas of Gaming History 101.
    (The panel discussion will be located on the first floor, TBD)

    (2-3pm) Gottlieb Q&A with Q*bert artist/creator Jeff Lee (and possibly others TBD). The question and answer session will be moderated by “Trickman” Terry. Jeff Lee is also planning on having some exclusive art pieces for sale at various times during the show.

    All day - ABOG Podcast presents MGC Music — Seven bands including Waxing Gibbous will be performing LIVE at the show this year! The music starts at 11:30am. (MGC Music will be located in the Vendor Hall) More info: http://vgevo.com/threads/mgc-music.23649/

    All day - Play classic console games and cool indie titles at the VGEvo table — Representatives of Retroids and VGEvo.com will be running various games all day. You’ll also get the opportunity to sign up to be a member of their awesome video game community, order t-shirts and more! www.vgevo.com

    All day - Arcade games from Galloping Ghost Arcade — Galloping Ghost Arcade joins us in the Retroids Room again this year and will have tons of arcade games to play. www.gallopingghostarcade.com

    All day - SKYCURSER arcade cabinet and dev. team — The team bringing out the SKYCURSER arcade game will be on-hand to talk about their newest iteration of their exclusive arcade cabinet! www.skycurser.com

    All day - Colexions.com founders — The founders of Colexions.com will be available to discuss their online community of video game collectors and more at their table! www.colexions.com

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    SUNDAY

    (11am-3pm) Crafting Mama returns once again on Sunday with a kid-friendly, video game-themed craft for kids of all ages to make and take. This year’s craft will be video game symbol rings! This project is FREE (while supplies last).

    (12:30pm - 1:30pm) The Goo (Gamers Only Older) LIVE podcasting session will be taking place in the podcasting area of the Retroids room.

    (1:30pm - 3:30pm) PSNation LIVE podcasting session will be taking place in the podcasting area of the Retroids room.

    All day - Play classic console games and cool indie titles at the VGEvo table — Representatives of Retroids and VGEvo.com will be running various games all day. You’ll also get the opportunity to sign up to be a member of their awesome video game community, order t-shirts and more! www.vgevo.com

    All day - Arcade games from Galloping Ghost Arcade — Galloping Ghost Arcade joins us in the Retroids Room again this year and will have tons of arcade games to play. www.gallopingghostarcade.com

    All day - SKYCURSER arcade cabinet and dev. team — The team bringing out the SKYCURSER arcade game will be on-hand to talk about their newest iteration of their exclusive arcade cabinet! www.skycurser.com

    All day - Colexions.com founders — The founders of Colexions.com will be available to discuss their online community of video game collectors and more at their table! www.colexions.com

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    The official website for the Midwest Gaming Classic event is www.midwestgamingclassic.com

    The official website of VGEvo is www.vgevo.com

    Going to the Midwest Gaming Classic? Discussing it over social media? Use hashtag #RetroidsMGC2015 and #VGEvoMGC2015
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Discussion in 'Articles' started by Trickman, Apr 4, 2015.

  1. Trickman
    Thanks to everyone that came by the Retroids room and interacted with us during the MGC 2015 show! We had a great time, and we trust you did as well. We look forward to seeing you again next year!
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