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11:00 AM – 10:00 PM EDT

Cleveland Gaming Classic Convention 2022

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Get ready to game at this year’s seventh annual Cleveland Gaming Classic! Our new location at the I-X Center will be bigger and better than ever! Join us for an unforgettable day filled with retro games, toys & collectibles, cosplay, legendary guests, tournaments, and more!

A must-see for every con-goer, make sure to visit the retro onsite arcade:

Jump into our onsite free play retro arcade - featuring legendary classic arcade games, pinball and more!
Play dozens of free play retro consoles including your favorite old-school systems – Sega, Nintendo, Playstation, Atari and more!
We’ve got a knock-out lineup of special guests! Stop by for meet-and-greets, autographs and photos with:

Mortal Kombat’s John Parrish and Anthony Marquez, Jax and Kung Lao
The voice of NBA Jam, Tim Kitzrow - Mr. Boom Shaka Laka himself
Original game designer for Q*Bert and master programmer, Warren Davis
Legendary artist and designer of Mortal Kombat, Paul Niemeyer
YouTube stars, cosplayers & more!
Plus so much more, including:

100+ vendor tables – finally find that rare collectible, toy or retro game you’ve been looking for
Compete in the Cosplay Contest and win amazing prizes (register on our website)
Meet your favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away and other iconic characters
Compete in one of our amazing tournaments - like the world's largest Tecmo Super Bowl Tournament, Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Pokemon, Magic the Gathering and more! (see corresponding ticket type)
Try out games (cards and boards) at the new Tabletop Corner free play library
Stop by the Indie Developer Showcase to try games, apps, and more built by indie developers
And the fun doesn’t stop there! Bring the whole family - there’s plenty to see and do at this kid-friendly con. Crafts, meet-and-greets, kids cosplay contest, and more. Plus, children under 10 are FREE!
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