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AVC Online Announces the new venue for Video Game Summit Chicago, IL 12:00pm 2/16/15 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, 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. "Retrogaming," the playing and collecting of classic video and computer games, is more popular than ever. In fact, a dedicated group of programmers still issues new games for game systems,such as the Atari 2600, last seen in retail stores over fifteen years ago. The Video Game Summit, now in its twelfth year, brings together classic and modern generation gamers from all over the country to swap stories, games and to compete in sanctioned tournaments and raffles. The event is open to the public and people of all ages with an interest in video games or computers are encouraged to attend. According to the event's organizer, Dan Iacovelli, "we plan to have many retro and modern game consoles for play”. After last year's show we found out that our venue for the past 10 shows was no longer available this year. So the search begun after the show ended last year. It was narrowed to at least three locations, two of the three weren't available. It almost looked like 2014 was the last show, luckily we found that our third venue was open. So are proud to announce the new home of VGS for 2015 is the Midwest Conference Center in Northlake,IL right off the expressway. The date of the show will be July 11th, 2015 from 10am to 6pm at our new location The Midwest Conference Center, 401 West Lake St. Northlake,IL 60164-2401. Admission is $10.00 per person (children 12 and under with an Adult are Free) Vendors are 60.00 each consist of one 6 foot black skirted table and two chairs and electricity) or 50.00 with out power Attendees and Vendors will all get the following: A. a copy of the normal print version of the 2015 program* 1 entry to the Ultimate Prize Package which consists of the following items: 1. 2015 Color Program 2. VGS shirt 3. Promotional posters from 2011-2013 4. Special Edition posters from 2011-2012 5. poster from this year 6. Gamestop e-card(e-mailed to winner) B. 2 entries in to our pick the package raffle, where you get to bid on smaller packages made from prizes donated by sponsors. *Those register online before the program is announced for sale at magcloud.com will be e-mailed a copy of the ebook version for free( once it's announced they will be sold online) you will be required to either print it out or have it on your mobile device when you come to the show (this cuts down on the printing of normal copies) To register for the show go to http://www.videogamesummit.net/?page_id=20 Connect with us: Video Game Summit Yahoo Group: http://gamesource.groups.yahoo.com/group/VideoGameSummit/ Follow us on our twitter: http://twitter.com/VideoGameSummit Facebook group page: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=93322237423 Squidoo page: http://www.squidoo.com/Video-Game-Summit Myspace page: http://myspace.com/videogamesummit Dan Iacovelli is available to answer any questions at (708) 688-4561 or [email protected] The Video Game Summit is sponsored by the following: AVC Online and ESGA Softwaorks About AVC Online: AVC Online (Formerly Atari Video Club Online) is am online club that has been supporting Atari Video games and computers for more then 13 years. We have also been involved with Atari Jaguar Festival since 1997. For more information on AVC Online visit: http://avc.atari-users.net END PRESS RELEASE