Can’t find Nintendo Switch? The Nerd has it, and we’re not talking about the spoiled teenager two doors down. The latest Downtown drinkery, located at the former Drink & Drag location on the second level of Neonopolis, soft-opened last Thursday adorned with Marvel and movie memorabilia and boasting an impressive complement of bar amenities: video-game console rentals (with PlayStation VR to come), bowling lanes, billiards and tabletop games like Catan and Ticket to Ride—all currently free, though bar-minimums will apply when things get busy. Partners Jonathan Borchetta (Voodoo ZipLine at the Rio) and Nick Fotheringham (Millennial Esports, whose arena is just upstairs) have big plans for the developing hangout/dance spot, including cosplay promotions, comic/game release parties and more, all designed to merge hospitality, nostalgia and all things geek. Says Borchetta: “It’s a melting pot of a Comic-Con.”
Organizers praise "an amazing event" for the Sin City 8 weekender despite multiple venue changes, vow to try again in 2019.
Organizers announce move to "undisclosed location" hours before record attempt, citing privacy issues and difficulties with hosting sex events in Las Vegas.
The event was previously scheduled to take place at Embassy Suites during the Sin City 8 weekend.
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