2024 Sponsors

The Southern-Fried Gaming Expo would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. Please take a look at the variety of businesses and products ready to meet your gaming needs as our 2023 SFGE Sponsors:


Marco Specialties logo

Marco Specialties

Classic Game Rooms Logo

Classic Game Rooms

The Blue Ghost Arcade

Blue Ghost Arcade

Stars and Strikes Family Entertainment Center Logo

Stars and Strikes

Starrcade logo

Starrcade Amusements

Red Bull logo

Red Bull

Marco Specialties

Marco Specialties, Inc. has one mission: provide pinball machine owners one source for Everything Pinball. Founded in 1985 and online since 1999, Marco has since grown to offer over 30,000 individual parts for thousands of pinball machines to customers around the world. With thousands of rare parts, large inventories of common parts, industry-leading fulfillment, and trusted customer service, Marco is the central pillar of the global pinball machine community. Customers ranging from first-time pinball machine owners to large pinball arcade operators find everything they need at Marco. As the pinball community grows around the world, Marco supports the pinball industry by sponsoring dozens of pinball shows, exhibitions, tournaments and other events every year.

Marco Specialties has been an SFGE sponsor since day 1, and we are thrilled to welcome their continued support!

Classic Game Rooms

Dedicated to bringing home entertainment to your game room. Located in Covington, GA, Classic Game Rooms is Atlanta Georgia’s #1 Pinball Machine and gaming Distributor for Stern Pinball, Jersey Jack , Chicago Gaming Company, American Pinball, Raw Thrills, Namco, Incredible Technologies, and more!

Blue Ghost Arcade

Now open in Downtown Woodstock! The Blue Ghost Arcade‘s mission is to connect an old generation of games with a new generation of players. Featuring a full bar, 40+ retro arcade games, pinball machines, and console games. Unlimited play included in admission. Their full bar serves beer, wine, spirits, mocktails and other non-alcoholic beverages while their concessions stand includes a wide selection of candies, chips and other sweet and savory snacks.

Stars and Strikes

A collection of family entertainment centers with locations in GA, AL, TN, NC, and SC, Stars and Strikes knows how to have fun! Since the beginning, we’ve enjoyed having Stars and Strikes as a sponsor and look forward to the HUGE crowd-pleasing games they bring every year! If you’ve enjoyed Space Invaders Frenzy, Pac-Man Battle Royale, or more, you can thank Stars and Strikes! Be sure to visit one of their locations for arcade games, bowling, bumper cars, VR, and more! Thank you to Stars and Strikes for their continued support of SFGE!

Starrcade Amusements

Starrcade Amusements is a arcade situated in Town Center Mall, but it’s not your average arcade; it’s a time machine. Focusing on rare, cult-classic arcade games, we breathe new life into these timeless experiences to transport you to the early days of gaming. Our collection includes a significant number of rare, imported Japanese games, along with unique music/rhythm games. We’ve curated an eclectic mix of titles from the 90s and early 2000s, alongside a selection of retro, electromechanical redemption games to create a nostalgic yet modern arcade experience.

Starrcade Kennesaw

 

Red Bull

Red Bull energy drink gives you wings! Red Bull Energy Drink is appreciated worldwide by top athletes, busy professionals, college students and travelers on long journeys. Red Bull is our marquee sponsor for our eSports events at #SFGE2024



VOG (Voice of Geeks) Network logo

VOG Network

Meeple Madness Brasleton, GA

Meeple Madness

Battle & Brew logo

Battle & Brew

VOG Network

The VOG (Voice of Geeks) Network is a streaming and podcast network dedicated to geek culture including Video Games, Anime, Comics, Science Fiction, and Fantasy. Founded in 2012 by video game podcasting veterans, VOG is anchored by two of the longest running video game talk shows on the internet – The Bobby Blackwolf Show and Orange Lounge Radio – airing back to back on their Twitch channel on Sunday nights starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT and available wherever you get your podcasts

Meeple Madness

Meeple Madness offers a family-friendly place to explore a variety of hobbies with friends both old and new.  Their space includes a variety of table sizes – from a massive 10×5 configuration for the largest war games to more intimate tables perfect for small board games or card games.  Their retail section includes a huge selection of board games, as well as popular miniature and role-playing games.  They also carry the hottest collectible card games and accessories for nearly every tabletop hobby.

Battle & Brew

Battle & Brew: The Ultimate Gamers Haven is now an official sponsor of SFGE! An immersive, full-service ‘eatertainment’ venue that offers a unique fusion of cutting-edge gaming, cuisine, and cocktails, Battle & Brew is a haven for gamers. They provide a diverse array of gaming options, from video game consoles and PC gaming to tabletop gaming, featuring an extensive library of games from the classics to the latest releases.

Indulge your taste buds with mouthwatering appetizers, innovative entrees, and delectable desserts and pair your meal with curated selection of unique cocktails, crafted beers, or spirit-free drinks. They have two convenient locations, one extremely close to SFGE:

Special Offer for SFGE Attendees: Level Up Your Experience with Battle & Brew!

Get ready to power-up your fun with an exclusive offer from Battle & Brew! From July 17th – 27th, show your SFGE badge and score 10% off food and gaming at their venues. Whether you’re a tabletop titan, console champion, or PC pro, we’ve got the perfect setup for you. Fuel up with their legendary menu and epic cocktails, and make every bite a critical hit! Join us where the geeks gather, and every meal is a boss battle victory!

(Offer valid from July 17th – 27th, 2024. Must present SFGE badge to redeem discount.)



Wild Bill’s Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co.

HYUGA Pinball Logo

Hyuga LED Bulbs

T-Mobile Logo

T-Mobile

Jersey Jack Pinball

Wild Bill’s Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co.

Welcome to the wild side. Wild Bill’s Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co. is an event focused and experience driven company. Find their Western-themed soda stand at fairs and festivals all across the nation! All of their delicious proprietary, lightly carbonated flavors are ALCOHOL, GLUTEN, & CAFFEINE FREE!  Grab your self one of their premium, high-quality stainless steel mugs, and earn unlimited daily refills of their DELICIOUS Olde Fashioned Soda Pop. There’s a flavor for everyone, so just go with the flow, fill up on memories and taste the experience! Proudly Veteran Owned and Operated!

Hyuga LED Bulbs

HYUGA manufactures LED bulbs to make arcade, slot or pinball machines eye-catching. Thanks to the stability and guaranteed quality, the LED custom community has grown prospectively. Their LED bulbs feature advanced non-ghosting LED chip, AC/DC converter built in, Non-polarity and saturated & calibrated lighting colors. Visit HYUGA and purchase today!

T-Mobile

“T-Mobile helps you break free from Verizon and AT&T. You shouldn’t be stuck in a 3-year phone contract where rates could go up at any time. We’ll help you pay off your contract, upgrade your phone, and switch to the network with more 5G coverage than Verizon and AT&T combined.”

Jersey Jack Pinball

Jersey Jack Pinball designs groundbreaking pinball machines made for players, collectors and newcomers alike. Our head-turning machines are playable works of art, crafted by artisans and innovators with a nod to the game’s rich history and an eye towards the future. Built to last, these games provide their owners with great fun and value for years to come.

We are a proud to be a sponsor of Southern Fried Gaming Expo for 2024