The headlining game at SFGE this year is Stern Pinball’s Black Knight: Sword of Rage PREMIUM The Southern-Fried Gaming Expo (SFGE) is a 3-day fan convention focused exclusively on all forms of gaming. The expo is held July 12-14 at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel and Cobb Galleria Convention Center in Atlanta, GA, and boasts over 250 full-sized arcade games, pinball machines and console systems, along with tabletop gaming, vendors, special guest speakers, a film fest, wrestling, tournaments and more! SFGE is a family-friendly event that will be fun for all ages.
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We are proud to be sponsors for the 12th annual NW Pinball & Arcade show in Tacoma, WA! The enthusiast crowd here is super welcoming and it was great to see so many age range of gamers playing together at the show! With almost 500 games, the game collection this year was stunning. Old wedgehead pinball to arcade games from the 70’s and even brand new games like Halo Arcade and Black Knight: Sword of Rage Pinball were all here!! They even managed to bring out the world famous GIANT Hercules pinball machine!!
We had such an amazing time with the pinball community in Lodi, CA for the Golden State Pinball Festival! We brought 2 dozen Stern games, and had the pleasure of sharing space with some of the greatest collections in the entire country.
Get ready for the ultimate gaming experience, Midwest Gaming Classic. This show has it all, pinball machines, video games, consoles, cosplay, card games, the list goes on and on. Come join us on the show floor at the Milwaukee Sheraton Brookfield on Saturday April 11th and Sunday April 12th. As always, Marco Specialties will be offering free shipping on all domestic orders taken at the show, so stop by and see us! Click here for more information.
The 16th annual California Extreme show on 7/12-13, 2014 was a monster hit with attendance approaching 5 figures. This is one of highest head-count shows in the world. Thousands of classic and current pinball, arcade, and console game enthusiasts flooded the Hyatt Santa Clara ballroom to partake of the flipper and joystick arts. This explosion of hobby popularity seems to be touching all regions of the country and has growing pains that other entertainment categories can only wish for. We will definitely be seeing everyone again next July for CA Extreme 2015.
The Marco team was in Atlanta June 20-22 at the Marriott Century Center for the first ever Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo. The Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo is a 3-day convention focused on classic arcade, pinball machine, and home game rooms. It boasts 100’s of full-sized arcade and pinball machines, numerous consoles, vendors, speakers, movie screenings, and more! The expo is an official stop for the Professional & Amateur Pinball Association (PAPA) Circuit Tour! This family-friendly event was a huge hit first time at bat, and is destined to be one of the greatest pinball and arcade shows in the country (if not the world!) Next read more…
Marco is proud to be an exhibitor and sponsor of the fantastic Texas Pinball Festival near Dallas, TX, Mar 28-30. Come and visit us and play pinball all weekend! http://texaspinball.com/
If you are in the Louisville area or looking for a great last-minute pinball trip, check out the Louisville Arcade Expo this weekend, March 8 – 10, 2013. 2012 PAPA North American Tournament Circuit Location Console, Arcade, and Pinball Tournaments for all ages Costume Contest Guest Speaker Roger Sharpe http://www.arcaderx.com/ Fri 2p-Midnight, Sat 10a-Midnight, Sun 10a-4p Triple Crown Pavilion @ the Ramada Plaza 1776 Plantside Drive Louisville, KY
The Southern Pinball Festival is taking place Nov 22-24, 2013 featuring over 100 pinball machines, an IFPA-sanctioned tournament, concessions, games for sale, vendors, and more. This show is the must-see premier show in the south east!
Marco once again will be exhibiting at the Pinball Expo in Chicago, Illinois Oct 16-20 2013 with the latest and greatest products and games! For more information, tickets, and hotel information, visit http://www.pinballexpo.net/