Joel West to attempt a new Berserk world record at AVGC

JoelWestJoel West from the Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade movie is IN!  He’ll be doing a Berserk world record attempt. This will be streamed live!
Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade is a documentary film directed by Lincoln Ruchti about the golden age of video arcade games. The film premiered January 22, 2007 at the Sundance Film Festival and has also been shown at the 2007 Los Angeles Film Festival, as well as other film festivals.

GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT: AUTO CHAT SHOW/KITT

IMG_0692Auto Chat Show will be at AVGC! They’ll be bringing KITT! Also be sure to stop by our freeplay area to play KNIGHT RIDER on NES!

AVGC Freeplay Systems & Games

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A list of video game systems and games that will be on freeplay has been updated!  http://www.avideogamecon.com/video-game-freeplay/

AVGC Layout/Map

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The layout/map for AVGC 2015 have been finalized. Click the image for a larger view. We have over 36,000 square feet of video gaming.

Asteroids World Record Holder at AVGC!

10309484_10204267757643127_2471811212799642334_nCurrent Asteroids world record holder Brian Nelson aka “DJ Wheels” will be a guest at the con! You’ll be able to find him hanging out in our arcade area.

Pro Tournaments Update!

AVGC Tournaments will feature Mortal Kombat X, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Super Smash Bros Melee and Brawl, possibly Killer Instinct and Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 if there is interest, in addition a handful of old school games like UMK3:TE, 3rd Strike, Capcom Vs SNK 2, Super Turbo, etc. There will be at least 20 stations in a room around 2800 square feet dedicated solely to fighting game tournaments.

All tournament entry fees for the main games are $10, and for the side games will be $5. Entry fees for games to be taken on location in the tournament room for tourny registration.

TooManyGames 2015

TooManyGames 2015

A Video Game Con will have a booth at TooManyGames! Come check out our booth for awesome giveaways and prizes! Our friends from PopCultureHOARD.com will also be selling some art! We want to network with everyone as well. Please exchange business cards, tell us about your store, let’s play games… and party!

 

AVGC Tickets On Sale Now

AVGC Tickets On Sale Now

BUY TICKETS NOW! Tickets are only $15 for early bird regular admission.

 CLICK HERE TO BUY EARLY BIRD TICKETS FOR ONLY $15!

Kickstarter Registration Is LIVE!

Our Kickstarter campaign is live! If you would like to register as an attendee, vendor, artist, or indie video game developer go to the link now! We are also offering numerous sponsorship opportunities!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER VIA KICKSTARTER!

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GIVEAWAY: Limited Edition Majora’s Mask for 3ds!

GIVEAWAY: Limited Edition Majora’s Mask for 3ds!

Head over to our facebook page by clicking HERE to enter our contest today. To enter do the following:

1.) Like us on facebook.
2.) Like the post about the contest
3.) Comment on the photo with your favorite memory related to the Legend of Zelda series and tag at least one friend.
4.) Send a message to the FB page with your e-mail address.

The winner will be announced Monday February 23rd.

The winner will be chosen at random using a list of e-mail addresses. Not following 1,2,3,4 will void your entry. Entering this contest opts you in to receive e-mails related to A Video Game Con. We will not share or distribute your e-mail in any fashion. All ages can enter. Contest is limited to those in the continental USA. The prize will be mailed post the announcement. Winner will contacted via e-mail.