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
Michael Thomasson is one of the most widely respected videogame historians in the field today. He currently teaches college level videogame history, design, and graphics courses.
For television, Michael conducted research for MTV’s videogame related program Video MODS.
In print, he authored Downright Bizarre Games, and has contributed to nearly a dozen textbooks. Michael’s historical columns have been distributed in newspapers and magazines worldwide.
He has written business plans for several vendors and managed a dozen game-related retail stores spanning three decades.
Michael consults for multiple video game and computer museums and has worked on nearly a hundred game titles on Atari, Coleco, Sega and other console platforms.
In 2014, The Guinness Book of World Records declared that Thomasson had “The Largest Videogame Collection” in the world. His organizations sponsor gaming trade shows and expos across the US and Canada. Visit www.GoodDealGames.com.