Programming

Music City Multi Con Guests

Music City Multi Con is Nashville’s largest annual Gaming, Comic, Cosplay, and Pop Culture Convention. The three day event is taking place October 28-30, 2022 in the 79,000 sq ft Farm Bureau Expo Center in Lebanon, TN.

Our Programming runs Friday through Sunday with various topics on Gaming, Comics, Tech, Cosplay, and Guest Spotlights.

Schedule is subject to change. Please check the schedule at the event.

 Friday

5:30 PM

Warren Davis: Q*bert and Beyond

Warren Davis discsses his career in video games including creating Q*bert and other work in the industry.

7:00 PM

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen: The Atari / Activision Years

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen discuss game development at Atari and the formation and games of Activision.

10:00 PM

Pedal to the Metal with Metal Jesus, Mike Vinikour, and Doug Pflueger

Video game youtuber Metal Jesus is joined by Mike Vinikour from Stern Pinball and Doug Pflueger to discuss favorite bands, albums, concerts, collecting vinyl. If it deals with music it is fair game.

 Saturday

11:30 AM

John Pomeroy: Animator & Producer of Dragon’s Lair

John Pomeroy discusses his work as producer on the arcade games Dragon’s Lair and Space Ace.

1:00 PM

Retro Tech: How a CRT Works

Steve will give a clinic on the Magic that happens inside a CRT display. He will review the technology, how it functions and why it is so special. Come see the inside of a CRT monitor and find out why they are the best displays for retro gaming.

2:30 PM

Q&A with Metal Jesus and John Riggs

Metal Jesus and John Riggs are here to meet fans and answer all of your burning questions.

2:30 PM

Cosplay Craftsmanship Judging

Judging takes place on the Main Stage in the gaming room for the craftsmanship categlry.

4:00 PM

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen: The Absolute Entertainment Years

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen discuss game development after leaving Activision and forming Absolute Entertainment.

4:00 PM

Cosplay Competition

Judging takes place on the Main Stage in the gaming room for the Cosplay Competition for ages 13 and up.

5:30 PM

Creating Comic Covers!

Have you ever wondered what goes into the creation of your favorite covers? Get a peek behind the curtain when Tyler Kirkham, David Finch, and E. M. Gist discuss their creative and technical processes. Come and have your questions answered by three industry professionals.

7:00 PM

John Youssi: Creating Pinball Art

John Youssi discusses his career in Pinball Art and his recent work on Toy Story 4 Pinball from Jersey Jack Pinball.

8:30 PM

From Hobby to Career: Breaking into the Game Development Industry

Andrew Kenady – better known online as Nintendrew – has had a passion for games for as long as he’s been able to hold a controller. That passion has led him to build an awesome community of retro collectors and enthusiasts on YouTube, and more recently, to enter the games industry himself with his latest project, C.A.R.L.! Join him at this panel discussion for a look at some strategies and opportunities to turn your gaming hobby into a fulfilling career.

10:00 PM

Podcasters Unhinged: Episode VI

The tradition continues as Brent Griffith and Whitney Roberts are joined by special guests to talk about video games, pop culture, and anything else they feel like.

 Sunday

11:30 AM

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen: Audacity Games

David Crane, Garry Kitchen, and Dan Kitchen discuss Atari 2600 game development at their recently formed company Audacity Games.

1:00 PM

Kid’s Cosplay Competition

Judging takes place on the Main Stage in the gaming room for the Cosplay Competition for ages under 13.

1:00 PM

Comic Artist Roundtable

Comic guests of Music City Multi Con discuss the early days of Image Comics and other topics.

2:30 PM

Cosplay 101

Is this your first time at a con and you’re wondering what all these costumes are about? Or have you been interested in cosplay for a while but aren’t sure how to get started? In this panel, Ginger Oh Snap will discuss the history of cosplay, where to start, tips and tricks for completing your cosplay, and how to survive a convention in it. Plus a few dos and don’ts from an experienced cosplayer’s perspective. There will also be a Q&A segment to make sure all of your burning cosplay questions are answered!