ZapCon IV Celebrates the Classic Arcade

Let’s take a stroll back in time.  To when gaming didn’t happen over the internet and was a social event where people gathered together to play their favorite games while standing hours on their feet to beat the highest score on the machine (or even just to get a chance to play a popular game – which was not always guaranteed!). ZapCon gives you a feel for the old arcades…

An Interview with ZapCon Founder Wes Cleveland

There were arcades everywhere in Pittsburgh, PA and Chicago, IL while I was growing up and the original Star Wars and Discs of Tron were my immediate destinations when I entered.  I specifically remember a spot called Aladdin’s Arcade and I still have a token from it! Well, if you’re a fan of the arcade, then ZapCon is the convention you’ve been waiting for! Taking place April 16-17, 2016 at…