Here is What You NEED To Know For Classic Game Fest 2018 Austin

Here is information that you may need when you descend to Austin, TX for 2018’s Classic Game Fest! Come out and enjoy your time! Here is some information for you:


-By far the largest RETRO video game convention in Texas, and one of the top 10 in the entire USA!

-This year marks our 11th anniversary event (2008-2018)

-Over 5000+ attendees each year!

-Covers over 70,000sf of exhibit and vendor space

-Includes more than 130+ Vendors, Guests, Artists, and more!

-One of the cheapest retro gaming events to attend – prices range from $15-$30 each

-Family friendly and Kids 12 and under get in FREE!


Featured Speakers:

Warren Davis – game developer of Qbert

John Newcomer – game developer of Joust

Also featuring:

Women in Game Development panel hosted by KayLynn Syrin

Cheap Ass Gamer panel hosted by Jared Thorbahn

Brett Weiss – Author

Jason Lord – Industry expert

Jeffrey Wittenhagen – VGBS Gaming Podcast

Lonnie McDonald – Joust LIVE record attempt!

Costume Contests hosted by Christina Revis / Stina Glitters

John Montoya – Surviving Indie panel with Alexander Brandon

Additional Highlights:

Free Retro game tournaments

Freeplay Arcade & Pinball games

Classic Video Game Museum

Cash 4 Games trade in station

Retro Game Repairs

Costume Contests

Fan Groups

Special Guests

LIVE video game cover bands

TONS of classic video games and merch on sale from over 130+ Vendors!



VIP weekend passes get you in 1hr early on Sat!!

Kids 12 and under get in free!!

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