John Borg (guest)
Pinball designer currently working at stern, John is well known in the industry for popular titles such as Aerosmith, Metallica, TRON, Iron Man, X-Men, Star Wars (Data East), Tales from the Crypt, Guardians of the Galaxy.
His latest band theme pinball rocks them all: RUSH!!!!
Maybe we can get him on stage and Jam with the band Saturday night 🙂
Paul E. Niemeyer (guest/Booth/Panelist)
In a career spanning disciplines as diverse as arcade game cabinet illustration, board game design, marketing and advertising art and design, and haunted attraction and amusement ride design, Paul E. Niemeyer has created a niche for himself as a creative adventurer. While his illustration work for the Mortal Kombat arcade cabinet and logo is perhaps some of his most revered work in pop culture history, his work also graced the video games Tron, Spy Hunter, PacMan Plus, Super PacMan, Professor PacMan, and many, many more. He keeps busy these days designing amusement rides, and continues working in game art and design.
Gerry Stellenberg (guest/booth/Panelist)
The P3 is a modular, multi-game, pinball platform that merges the physical gameplay with interactive art, modular shots, and customizable cabinet. Come flip the latest creation of the company’s newest release, Weird Al’s Museum of Natural Hilarity!
A gamer since 1975 and a professional writer since 1997, gaming historian Brett Weiss is the author of 12 books, including The NES Omnibus and The 100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987. Weiss, who was seen in the documentary “Playing With Power: The Nintendo Story,” has written for numerous publications, including Game Informer and Old School Gamer Magazine. He’s also worked for various game companies and is the host of the quickly growing YouTube show, Tales from a Retro Gamer. You can find Weiss online at http://www.brettweisswords.com
Tyler Esposito (guest/Panelist)
Hey guys! My name is Tyler Esposito and I am the creator of retro gaming web series “My Retro Life”. I’ve spent over nine years in the retro community making friends, sharing memories, and creating videos…