RetroWorld is a video game related Expo held annually in Connecticut. It is a celebration of Classic and Retro Video Gaming that also embraces Tabletop Gaming, Modern Video Gaming, Homebrew Gaming, Anime, Action Figures, Comic Books, Cosplay, Arcade Machines, and much more.
RWX 2015 was driven by Vendors, Exhibitors, Panelists, Musical Guests, Tournaments and a robust Freeplay Arcade & Console Gaming area. RetroWorld Expo brings gamers and retro enthusiasts from all over the country (and beyond) together for an awesome event to look forward to every year.
The first Annual RetroWorld Classic Gaming Expo took place at Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, CT with a 22,000 square foot convention hall with two side rooms of 4000 and 2000 square feet respectively. The convention hall accommodated more than 70 exhibitors and over 2,000 classic fans and attendess. The two side rooms were used for gaming related panels and a large console and arcade area. RWX returns in 2016 with even MORE with a two day event to expand the overall fun and enthusiasm from the incredibly successful inaugural event.
As March winds to a close-- and we try to kick Old Man Winter out the door-- we're very close to finalizing details on exhibitor requests and ticket info. We're shooting for getting this info up by the 31st.
So... while it's been a bit quiet here this past week, things are still chugging along behind the scenes. Keep your eyes open for these details (and much more) in the days to come. ... See MoreSee Less
On this date back in 1994, Castlevania: Bloodlines was released for the SEGA Genesis here in North America. It's the only Castlevania game that the Genesis ever got, and it was the first Castlevania game to have its music composed by Michiru Yamane-- who went on to supply music for later games in the series, highlighted by Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
What do you think of this new collection of NES games from Capcom getting a modern release? At the very least, many of us will finally have a chance to play DuckTales 2 and Rescue Rangers 2 without having to sell a kidney! ... See MoreSee Less
Today's weather in New England is perfect for this character. While many of you are digging out, we wanted to let you know that we're close to finalizing details on specifics for RWX17-- such as exhibitor info, ticket info, hotels, and more. We're still hard at work going through ideas for the show and what we're going to incorporate.
As soon as we nail down these specifics, we'll be sharing them with you here. We'll also be sending newsletters to your e-mail inboxes and posting more stuff on our other social media channels.
In the meantime, on snow days like these (if you were lucky enough to have one), what games do you play? ... See MoreSee Less