The biggest retro gaming convention in Texas, Classic Game Fest (www.classicgamefest.com) , just keeps getting bigger by the day! Already one of the top ten largest retro gaming events in the USA, for 2014, Classic Game Fest will expand to over 25,000 square feet of exhibit space including a huge vendor area to buy and play classic video games, consoles, merchandise, and more! The 7th annual Classic Game Fest will be an event to remember attracting over 4000+ gamers from all over Texas and beyond.
At Classic Game Fest 2014, over 20 local Texas-based artists will be on hand to create and sell unique gamer-inspired arts and crafts. Retro game tournaments will be going on all weekend long at massive tournament/demo areas and projected onto the walls for the entire crowd to enjoy! Live video game music performances including VGM rock bands, chiptunes artists, hip-hop performers, and comedy acts that gamers of any age will absolutely love will rotate on stage. Costume contests for amateur, professional, and best group/mash-up will be held and led by international cosplay star – MarieDoll (www.facebook.com/mariedollcosplay) . Best-selling author of video game themed “Ready Player One” will be signing autographs on Sunday only. Also featured at CGF will be a free play arcade featuring over 20+ classic stand up arcades from the 80s and 90s, video game repairs booth, a “Cash 4 Games” station, kids activities, and more along with an amazing video game museum.