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By Shawn Scott Smith| June 18, 2013 | Comments Off on Magfest news

MAGFest 12 registration now open <http://magfest.org>

MACHINAE SUPREMACY TO PERFORM <http://magfest.org>

MAGFest hosts Machinae Supremacy for their first ever North American
appearance <http://magfest.org>

June 17th, 2013: The Music And Gaming Festival returns for it’s
twelfth straight year of non-stop concerts, gaming, guests, and
parties. MAGFest 12 will be January 2-5, 2014, and the festival will
once again return to National Harbor, MD. New to the lineup of bands
this year is Machinae Supremacy <http://machinaesupremacy.com/>
, the Swedish self-descibed “SID Metal” group who have played their
own video game inspired repertoire for over a decade.
There will be nearly 40 musical acts, and dozens of special guests
joining in at MAGFest this year, but here’s just a small taste of what
we’ll have:

Al Lowe – Creator of Leisure Suit Larry, and all around hilarious
human being
Matt Mercer – Voice actor, and director of “School of Thrones” and
“There Will Be Brawl”
Zach Grafton – Co-creator of “School of Thrones” and “There Will Be
Brawl”
Darren Korb – Supergiant Games composer known for Bastion, and the
upcoming Transistor
Super Guitar Bros – Acoustic guitar duet video game covers

And, of course, as always, the king himself:

Jon St. John – Voice of Duke Nukem, also the last voice you hear
before you die.

Pre-registration and hotel rooms <http://magfest.org>
are now open to the public, so hurry up and get to it! MAGFest is also
acceping applications for panels, musical performers, and indie game
studios. Got got a game, band, or discussion topic that you need to
show the world? Show it at MAGFest!

About MAGFest:

Short for “Music And Gaming Festival,” MAGFest is a four day long
party dedicated to the appreciation of video game music, gaming of all
types, and the gaming community. The festival runs 24 hours a day, and
offers consoles, arcades, tabletop, LAN, live video game cover bands,
chiptunes, vendors, guest speakers, and much much more. MAGFest is run
by MAGFest, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering
the appreciation of games and video game music. MAGFest Inc.’s main
method of achieving this goal is to create events which provide a
means for people to enjoy games, as well as musical concerts. For more
details regarding MAGFest, contact Nick Marinelli, MAGFest press and
public relations director, press@magfest.org.

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