Inside The First Long Island Retro Gaming Expo

Video Journalist Josh Wein



The Upsky Hotel in Hauppauge was at max capacity with retro gamers. The huge crowd of enthusiastic gamers got to play old school games from the 70's 80s and 90s.

With tournaments, one-on-one competitions and vendors everywhere, these folks were in pixel paradise



Mike Burd, Owner,  Video Game Trading Post

Tim Rissmiller, Owner,  Tim Tech Repairs

Michael Auricchio, Owner, Revolution

Tristan Whitworth, Owner, Game On

Richard Berezein, Owner, Play & Trade, Bay Shore

Joel Albino, Operations, Long Island Retro Gaming

Joshua David, Lead Designer, Long Island Retro Gaming

Jeff Weinstein, Co-Founder & Senior Event Organizer, Street Pass Long Island

Debbie Gluzband, Princess Peach 

Brandon LaCarrubba, Head Tournament Organizer, Honor Strength Smash


Gregory Oh

Adam Shub

Nina Russo, Tiny Neenja

Charlie Spitzner


Robin Alama


Patricia Soberano




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