[vcf-midatlantic] Great time as a first time exhibitor, fun as always!

Bill Degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Tue May 22 12:04:47 EDT 2018


Oh and my son also asked me about the Nintendo dev kit when I showed him my
SGI.  Future vintage collectors' holy grail.

On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 12:03 PM, Bill Degnan <billdegnan at gmail.com> wrote:

> Jeff Brace got the Galaga high score of "all time" at Silverball, after
> dinner.    He blew through 300,000 and made it to about ~306,000.  I had
> never seen anyone get above 200,000.  Well done!
> Bill
>
> On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 11:52 AM, Ethan O'Toole via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>
>>
>> I think this was my 5th VCF. Still putting faces to names from the list.
>>
>> Had a good time, things went very smoothly. The talks sounded awesome,
>> wich I could have gotten there earlier but work/leave.
>>
>> I had the SGI table. The biggest comment I got especially from the young
>> people that surprised me was their knowledge of the SGI Indy Nintendo 64
>> development kit. It's rare, I don't have one (yet.) But there is high
>> awareness of it apparently!
>>
>> Now that I have the feel for how things flow, it will be easier next year
>> for me.
>>
>> I also met a good number of people who also said they were from the
>> Northern Virginia area, very cool.
>>
>> Fun time!
>>
>> And as a pinball and arcade guy I mostly got slayed by my friends at the
>> Silerball Museum Sat eve. Talked with the guy that maintains the machines
>> for about an hour Saturday night. I dig that place (was just at the
>> location in Del Ray Beach FL a few weeks ago.)
>>
>> Good times.
>>
>>                         - Ethan
>>
>>
>



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