Here is a real opportunity for all retro and current games fans. Coming up this weekend at the Rocket Complex, Holloway Road in London is the first ever London Gaming Convention. Check below for further details of this fabulous event and register your interest. Seriously it beats dragging yourself up and down the high street Christmas shopping !


Retrosection will be in attendance and we hope to have some reviews and pictures of just what went on and what you will miss out on if you don’t go ! So check out the website below and all the details and RetroBear hopes to see you there !


London Gaming Con is fast approaching this 3-4 December. Make sure to Register Now for the event which will bring Gamers together! It will be a 1,000 person-event by fans for fans at the Rocket Complex on Holloway Road, taking place from 11am in the morning right through to well past midnight. Remember, you must be over the age of 18 by 3rd December to attend.

If you register and pay now then you can get Saturday for just £8 and Sunday for just £6. (On the day entry without pre-paying is £10 per day).

Register Here – View Travel Info Here – Full Website Here



Party till 1am!
Ultimate Championship: Win £100
brentalfloss Live-Concert!
Over THIRTY game tournaments
Play Latest Games Casually
Extensive Retro Zone
Anime Screenings
LAN Gaming
Bass Invaders Rave!
  Game Developers Talks
DDR Tournament
Cosplay Masquerade
Pub Quiz
Cosplay Workshops
Sunday Sonic Party
Whose Game is it Anyway?
  Area 11 Live-Band
YGO/MtG TCG Tournaments
Bands & Chiptunists
Buy VG Goodies
Sonic Blindfolded
Nintendisco & ClubSEGA
Ashens, Guru Larry, Benzaie


View Guests Here – View Event Timetable Here – View Tournaments Here

Stakes Tournaments (Cash Entry, Big Prizes): Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Super Smash Melee, Blazblue Continuum Shift 2, Super Street Fighter IV Arcade, Arcana Heart 3, Ultimate Marvel v Capcom 3, King of Fighters XIII, Animeleague’s Dance Dance Revolution

StandardsTournaments (Free Entry): Rock Band, Guitar Hero, Animeleague’s Dance Dance Revolution, Counter Strike Source, Minecraft, Team Fortress 2, Micro Machines, Tetris 64, Goldeneye 64, Sonic 2, Super Mario (original), Halo Anniversary, Gears of War 3, Mortal Kombat 9, US2, Modern Warfare 3, Mario Kart Wii, Super Smash Brawl, Sonic Generations, Blazblue, Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade, Forza, Phantasy Star