Brett Weiss - Will be selling and autographing copies of his new book, Classic Home Video Games, 1989-1990: A Complete Guide to Sega Genesis, Neo Geo and TurboGrafx-16 Games. In addition, he'll have copies of his first two books on hand, both of which have recently come out in softcover: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 (McFarland, 2007) and Classic Home Video Games, 1985-1988 (McFarland, 2009).
Brett will also be selling video games, DVDs, comic books, toys, and more! Check out Brett's blog for more info @ http://brettweisswords.blogspot.com/
Drew Stone - Will be coming back to show case many items to include his light up game marque boxes, gaming animation cels, plus retro games for sale!
Deann Stone - Exhibiting for the first time this year, Drew's sister Deann will have her own display of game related sketch and digital art, hand made Portal 2 Christmas ornaments and a display showcasing how she does her work for the attending fans to come and see! We really appreciate Drew and his sister Deann being a part of our event, so make sure you stop by and pruchase a unique keepsake for your collection or game room!
Earl Green & Kent - Now attending for their 8th year, will be bringing Earl's wonderful collection of video game and Doctor Who memoribilia! Earl is working hard on a new book about the good doctor and hopes to have it ready for the OVGE! His buddy Kent is working on a mysterious project from the retro computer years to have on display. Earl and his pal Kent always bring a great interactive exhibit!
Rob O'Hara, Rob Sherwin, Steve Davis, and Charles Pearson - Rob O'Hara has been a great supporter for the event and this year will be no different! Rob and his pals, Rob, Steve, and Charles will all share space to bring you the nostagiaic, the unusual, and eclectic fun that only Rob O'Hara and his friends can bring! Last year they brought us the excellent Text Adventure display...this year... who knows!
Lucas DeWoody - Will be back again with his wonderful arcade cabs, pins, and other rare video game displays for all of us to see and enjoy! In addition, Lucas will be sharing a table with Saif Kahn from the OKGamers.com to help promote their website and to see how OKGamers can help you to get your events out there and noticed!
Holt & Jordan Slack - Will return again from Texas to bring with him a great selection of used games for sale and other video game memoriabilia. Holt will also possibly host an exhibit that only us "Brown Coats" could really appreciate! OVGE welcomes Holt and his son Jordan for another great year with us!
Delf Meek - Will be coming in from our sister city of OKC. Delf will bring with him a selection of retro games and items for sale! Delf has been a big help in getting us some new exhibitors this year so make sure to stop by and tell him hello and thanks!
Jeff Cooper - Has been a part of the OVGE since the early days. He is known by many names and titles. Some call him Professor... some the "Pac-Man Guy", others call him Jeff. OVGE call hims a great friend and a Professor of American history to include the video game era and all that is Pac-Man whose name happens to be Jeff! Seriously, Jeff always brings a wonderful selection of Atari, Colecovision, Intellivision, NES..etc.. stuff for sale so do stop by, shake his hand, and learn something. But most importantly... Buy Something!
Ed Martin - Will be joining us again with a selection of video game memoriabilia on display along with several of his choice arcade cabs setup within the OVGE arcade! Without Ed we wouldn't have the arcade and especially the arcade cab rarites we've seen in OVGE's past! We look forward to seeing what Ed brings with him for all of us to enjoy!
Jordan Hamilton - our NES guy from Joplin will be returning once again! Jordan will have with him a large display of all that is the Nintendo Entertainment System. In events past, Jordan has brought rare setups to include the power glove, U-force, and V-boy system setups. This year Jordan will be hosting a classic game tournament that was very famaliar to those of us back in the late 80s and early 90s. Jordan will be hosting an NES tourney using an actual Nintendo World Championship Cart! Get ready for the biggest 6:10 second rush you're likely to get in a tournament!
Greg Little - will be back with us once again to bring his "Bad Game Beatdown 2 : The Revenge!" video game tournament! The contents of the game for the tournament remain a secret even to OVGE staff! Last year Greg tortured all of us with his multiple tournament rounds of Shaq-Fu. What horror and atrocity does Greg have in store for his tournament this year! And to get us really in the spirit, Greg will be dressed up as Greg "The Angry Video Game Nerd" Little! Sign up for his wonderfully aweful video game tournament at the 'All Your Base' vendor table.
Brad Prillwitz - always has cool and fun stuff at his table. This year will be no different as Brad will be hosting not one..but Two tournaments at this table this year!
- Atari 7800 Scramble arcade game high score contest! The winner will receive a custom 7800 holographic controller!
- ColecoVision Track & Field competition! A real Track & Field controller will be used for this competition to enhance the fun! The winner will receive a Track & Field T-Shirt.
Megan Swartslander - will be exhibiting for her first time this year at OVGE! Megan specializes in painting and artwork from many famous video game and anime characters! Megan will have her paint on cavas works on display at the event and we look forward to having her be a part of the event!