In Memoriam: Leon Fortner

September 5, 2022 Joey

This week, the entire Geek community mourns the loss of longtime ally and Charlotte Geeks supporter, Leon Fortner. Leon died on Thursday, September 1st, during a fatal hit-and-run in Concord, NC. Our hearts go out to his wife Mary, son Phillip, and the entirety of the Get Some Game family […]


Geek Gala Entertainment: Pre-Geek Gala Shenanigans!

October 23, 2019 Wanda

Just ONE day of geeking out with the geekiest geeks around is not enough! Come join us for some Pre-Gala Shenanigans at the beautiful Renaissance Hotel on November 1, 2019! We have 2 rooms reserved for general chicanery and rabble rousing! This is a FREE event, although a donation jar […]

To the Moon

Gaming Review: To the Moon

August 18, 2016 cltgeeks

Overview and Basic Game Play To the Moon is an independently developed game by Freebird Games.  It’s an engrossing game that mixes elements of classic RPG’s from the past into one and adds both a touching story and a great backing soundtrack as well. The premise of the game is that […]


Abari Game Bar

April 28, 2015 cltgeeks

Zach Pulliam grew up playing all sorts of games, everything from table top to arcade. Throughout the years he has made a great many good friends via shared enjoyment of gaming. The idea of opening someplace where people come and enjoy arcade and console games with old friends and make […]


Are you ever too old for video games?

June 27, 2014 JLHilton

* * * In the 1970s, when video games were in their infancy, my grandparents loved playing cards, going to bingo and doing puzzles. No one told them they were “too old” to have fun. But Charlotte Geeks member Daniel Blake has been told several times that he’s too old […]


Watch It Played – Gaming Help on Youtube

April 28, 2014 cltgeeks

I live in a house with over 100 games to play. Reading the directions for some of them are like reading Klingon as translated by Mork, while others leave so much pertinent info out that it would seem players need to be mind readers. The game designers wrote the rules […]


Escapist Expo

July 29, 2012 cltgeeks

When:  September 14-16 Where:  Durham Convention Center WWW: Discount Code:  When you REGISTER for the Expo use the code CLtGEEK10 and receive a 10% discount. This is valid for one order per individual user, but each user can purchase as many passes as they like within that one order. […]