You must provide your own transportation for the machine(s) to the event. The event has ground level loading and there is easy loading in/out to the arcade room. We may have volunteers/event staff at the event to help you load/unload but please be prepared to bring the machine into the venue and set it up yourself.
We will provide electrical outlets to plug the machine in. The event has high quality power distribution equipment. Please bring extension cords if you have them.
Retroworld agrees to provide the following perks for bringing machines: 1 Arcade/Pinball Machine – 2 Free Weekend Passes, 2 Arcade/Pinball Machines – 3 Free Weekend Passes, 3-4 Arcade/Pinball Machines – 4 Free Weekend Passes, 5-6 Arcade/Pinball Machines – 4 Free Weekend Passes + 10×10 Booth Space, 6+ Arcade Pinball Machines.
All games must be set to free play for the event. If your game does not have free play please load up as many free credits the morning of or install a button to trigger the credits.
All games must be in good, cosmetic and working condition. Please do not bring any machine(s) that need repairs or are not working properly. If a machine has issues or goes down during the event you agree to try to fix the problem as soon as possible.
RetroWorld LLC or the venue is not responsible for any damages incurred during the event.
You agree to leave your machine set up and playing until Sunday after 6pm.
Thank you in advance for supporting the event – by bringing an arcade machine you are helping to make this expo a great event and supporting the local gaming community!!
Our second #RWX17 guest announcement is a familiar face to many of us-- please welcome Eric Lappe back to New England!
If you’re looking for a serious retro video game reviewer, then Eric is not your guy. If you’re looking for a hilarious one, then look no further than Eric Lappe’s web show Let’s Get! Also host of the Let’s Get! Podcast, Eric has appeared in The Videocade Commentaries and is a regular on The Video Game Years web show. ... See MoreSee Less
We have two more #RWX17 guest announcements today-- and the first is none other than Leonard Herman!
Leonard is regarded as one of the earliest and most respected videogame historians. The first edition of his book, Phoenix: The Fall & Rise of Home Video Games, was published in 1994 and is considered to be the first serious and comprehensive book about the history of video games.
Leonard has also written articles for Video Games & Computer Entertainment, Games Magazine, EGM, and much more. Leonard has served as an advisor for Videotopia, Classic Gaming Expo and the VideoGame History Museum. His film credits include appearances in several episodes of G4's Icons and The King of Arcades documentary. ... See MoreSee Less
Check out the Tournaments section of our website for details on our tournament lineup for #RWX17! Whether you're a Pro Player or a casual competitor, there's something for players of many skill levels this year. ... See MoreSee Less
Nintendo World ChampionshipIn 1990, players across 29 different cities competed for high scores on a special cartridge that combined three very different games, over a span of six minutes and twenty-o...
There's still time for you to enter our #RWX17 giveaway! You could win a free Super NES, a Link to the Past cart, and two weekend passes to our show! Be sure to read the entry directions on the linked post-- we'll be drawing a random winner on September 30th!
As a special thanks for the support and excitement we've seen here for this year's show, here's a contest that starts today and will run until September 29th.
What's up for grabs? How does TWO FREE ...