This weekend, Arizona pulls a Houdini, plays way too many video games, and enters the Fae realm.
Seems like a heavy gaming influence on this weekend.
(Mario and the gang must be out lobbying and hobnobbing.)
Thursday, June 16th
- Level up your lock-picking skills, IRL! How meta!
- The hackers of HeatSync Labs are teaching curious low-level rogues the basics of locks and how to manipulate their mechanics.
- At Gangplank from 7pm to 10pm.
- Learn more on HeatSync’s Blog.
- It’s time once again to show off your mad video game (knowledge) skillz, yo.
- Show up and give it a shot, or just soak up the atmosphere and trivia battles.
- Check it out at the Cade Gallery starting at 7pm.
Friday, June 17th
- Who wants to come over and show me that Last Night On Earth board game?
- I’ve heard it’s pretty good.
Saturday, June 18th
- According to Nerdvana, only Samurai Comics in Phoenix is participating.
- Find out everything Jayson knows about this scarce event on his blog.
- The Microsoft Store is inviting everyone out to play their new games from 5pm to close.
- This time it’s Wipeout, Child of Eden, and Kung Fu Panda 2.
- (I’ll go ahead and pass on some of those.)
- I’m not sure what else goes on, but if you’re curious about any of these games, it might be a good chance to test them out.
- Forsooth! Mayhap another costumed ball? ‘Tis so!
- And this one may have even more manly tights than last weekend’s Comic Book Ball.
- Fans of fairies, satyrs, and pan pipes should have fun.
- At the Alwun House from 7pm to 11pm – $10.
- Learn more about what’s going on at the ball on their site.
Sunday, June 19th
- Mortal Kombat and Tekken – PS3 – $10
- From noon to 5pm at LAN Speed Games.
- Bring your own paddles and learn more here.
Did I miss anything? What will you be up to this weekend?
And happy Father’s Day (this Sunday) to all you geek dads out there!