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Beckley, W.Va., hosts first-ever gaming expo

By Jordan Nelson, The Register-Herald

BECKLEY, W.Va. — Roughly 140 people attended the first day of Beckley’s Gaming Expo Saturday at the Beckley-Raleigh Convention Center, where event coordinators said it was the perfect day for folks to “nerd-out.” 

Desiree Christian, one of the coordinators for the event, explained the Gaming Expo serves as a fundraiser for Causecon 2020 and the Women’s Resource Center in Beckley. She said she has no doubt it will become an annual event for Beckley. 

Those who attended were able to take part in video games, table-top games, tournaments, arcade games and see what different vendors have to offer. 

“We have over 30 video games here this weekend, and so many different types of tournaments,” Christian said. “The tournaments are free after you purchase a ticket to get in.”  …

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