Arcade Expo 4.0
Over the weekend over 3,000 pinball and videogame enthusiast descended on the town of Banning California for Arcade Expo 4.0 at the Museum of Pinball. With over 1,000 game to play and some of the newest pinball machines from Jersey Jacks, Spooky Pinball, Stern and American Pinball there was... Read more
Arcade Expo 4.0 Exclusive Sneak Peek!
One of the highlights of the year is always Arcade Expo and this fourth event should prove to be one of the biggest ones yet. With 575 Pinball machines and 430 Arcade Videogames it simply one of the largest arcades in the United States and maybe the world at... Read more
Retro City Festival 2018 Review
Sorry for the delay in getting this postmortem review of the first Retro City Festival up on the site. With things crazy and work and now getting sick has not help thing get up on the site faster. Let me first say that I am a media partner with... Read more
Retro City Festival Preview
This coming weekend (January 20 & 21 2018) will be the first Retro City Festival that will be at the Pomona Fairplex and I had a chance to speak with the very busy founder Steve Torres and ask him a few questions about the event and what it’s all... Read more
SC3 Fall 2017 A Backyard Odyssey
Well it’s fall again and you know what that means? Thanksgiving? NO!, Black Friday? NO, SC3 party in Steve Hertz backyard? YES!!! It’s that time of the year where the SC3 or Southern California Classic Collectors group gets together to play video games along with buying, selling and trading.... Read more
Pinball Madness Recap
Over the weekend at the Museum of Pinball was the first Pinball Madness event that mixed arcade with Halloween and was a huge success. For the first time I volunteered for the event as a technician so my view of the show was from a different point of view... Read more
SC3 2017 Spring Fling
It’s that time of the year again when classic gamers come out of hibernation to gather at Arcade 2084 to collect and play classic video games. The spring event that has been at Arcade 2084 for the past few years continues to grow and expand with both new and... Read more
Arcade Expo 3.0 Impressions
Over the weekend in Banning California was the third event at the Museum of Pinball and this was the biggest event to date. While there are still some growing pains for the show this years event continued to build upon the previous shows. One thing that was very clear... Read more
Arcade Expo 3.0 Preview
Arcade Expo is back with its third outing that will be taking place in Banning California in just a week and a half on March 17th, 18th, & 19th. A few weeks ago I and a friend volunteered for tech days at the show to help get the machines... Read more
SoCal Retro Gaming Expo 3.0
Recently I went to the Ontario Convention center for the third SoCal Retro Gaming Expo 2017. The previous two events was at Frank & Sons in City of Industry. The previous event was very well received but the location was simply not large enough to house this growing expo. While... Read more