By Anthony Byrd

The Cleveland Gaming Classic Convention, also known as CGC Con, is an eagerly anticipated event that brings together gaming enthusiasts from all over the region. Scheduled to take place from Sept. 22 to 24, 2023, this convention promises to be a haven for gamers, both young and old, seeking to celebrate their love for video games, tabletop games, and everything in between.

Held annually in Cleveland, CGC Con has become a staple in the gaming community, drawing in thousands of attendees each year. The convention is a melting pot of gaming culture, where people gather to share their passion, explore the latest gaming trends, and connect with like-minded individuals. It serves as a hub for gamers, game developers, industry professionals, and vendors to come together in a vibrant and inclusive environment.

Attendees can dive into a plethora of video game genres, from retro classics to the latest and more high-budget titles. The convention features dedicated gaming zones where participants can immerse themselves in competitive tournaments, casual game-play sessions, and cooperative multiplayer experiences. Whether you’re a fan of first-person shooters, role-playing games, strategy games, or virtual reality experiences, CGC Con has something to offer everyone. Board games, card games, miniature war games, and role-playing games are displayed throughout the convention. Participants can try out new releases, discover hidden gems, and engage in intense gaming sessions with fellow enthusiasts.

CGC Con doesn’t just cater to gamers but also provides opportunities for networking and learning. Industry professionals, including game developers, publishers, and influencers, often grace the convention, offering panel discussions, workshops, and keynote presentations. From independent game developers showcasing their latest creations to merchandise retailers offering gaming collectibles and apparel, the convention provides a treasure trove of gaming-related products and services. It’s an excellent opportunity for attendees to discover unique items, meet the creators, and support the gaming community.

The CGC Con is not just about gaming, however—it’s about creating a sense of community and shared experiences. If you’re interested in gaming and looking for an eventful weekend in Cleveland, then this is an event you won’t want to miss. So, mark your calendars for Sept. 22-24 and get ready to embark on an unforgettable gaming adventure at the Cleveland Gaming Classic Convention!