Video Game Summit, is Chicago’s Premier Video Game Event. The 2018 show will be at The Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park,IL, 7/14/18 show hours are: 10:00am till 6pm(all times central)
Chicago, Illinois – (December 23rd, 2017) – Remember how much fun you used to have playing Atari, Nintendo and all kinds of games on your computer? Well, you will have the rare opportunity to play these great games again at the Video Game Summit, Chicago’s premier video game trade show. In fact, several dealers in retro games will be on hand offering games, controllers, systems and memorabilia and will be prepared to buy or trade for the games you have held onto since you were a kid. Who knows, you might just have an Atari cartridge worth $1000 or more collecting dust in your attic.
We welcome Leonard Herman,The Game Scholar
and publisher and editor of Phoenix, The Fall and Rise Of Video Games
(now known as The History of the Video Game industry)
as our Special Guest and Silver Sponsor you can see him at booths 3 and 4.
Andrew (Andy) Breyer the1981 International Atari 2600
Asteroids Champion will be making a return
as special this year. Andy was one of our Guest back in 2010
You can see Andrew at booth 11 along with Paul Zimmerman’s Atari Mania where
Paul will running the pong off (the Harmony Games will be there as well
(we will announce them soon on the gaming area page and Jagfest page)
Primary Colours Retro Relics houses all the nostalgia
from the 80s and 90s. They specialize in retro video games, action
figures, comics, and collectible cards and so much more.
visit their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/PrimaryColoursVGResale/
You can see them at tables 21,22 and 23
(They are Also our Gold sponsor)
We welcome back long time sponsor since our
first show Michael Thomasson from Good Deal Games/Homebrew Heaven
( they are our Gold sponsor as well as Special guest who will also be selling his new
book Downright Bizarre Games: Videogames that
Crossed the Line as well as giving $10 OFF the book at the show and he’ll autograph and personalize them for free(as well some homebrew games)
You can find Good Deal Games at booths 1 and 2
Fox Valley Retro will be selling retro gaming
equipment and games. Also included ps vita.
Carry tons of imports. You can find then at
Booth’s 12,13,14 and 15.
Video Game Summit welcomes Old School Gamer Magazine as our Silver Sponsor
they are also supplying us with free copies of the print version of the magazine and giving a free digital subscription to attendees who register(either online or at the show)
Video Game Veterans of Chicago will be
buying, Selling & Trading Video Games since 1992.
Specializing in Turbografx 16 & more!
You can find them at booths 39 and 40
Retro Dimension will be selling games and retro consoles
such as nintendo nes snes sega neo geo turbo grafx and many more !!!
They will be at booths 16 and 17
(visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/retrodimension/ )