We at OKgamers are recovering from another wonderful year at Tokyo in Tulsa. Thanks to everyone who came out and gamed with us last weekend. We’d also like to give a shout out to our newest Facebook followers who put us over 3,000 likes. You give us the boost we need to keep telling you about the best gaming events in the state. Here’s what we’ve got coming up this weekend.
Pokémon Go Fest – Okie-style
10 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 22
Guthrie Green, 111 E. MB Brady St., Tulsa
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, July 22
Centennial Land Run Monument near Bass Pro Shops, 200 Bass Pro Dr., Oklahoma City
Pokémon Go Fest kicks off this Saturday with trainers around the world working together to catch ’em all and collectively unlock global rewards. Okie Go players will be gathering Saturday at the Centennial Land Run Monument near Bass Pro Shops in Oklahoma City and Guthrie Green in Tulsa. Learn more about the OKC event and Tulsa event.
5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 22
Microsoft Store Woodland Hills, 7021 S. Memorial Dr., Tulsa
Batman vs. Superman, Robin vs. Joker, Green Lantern vs. …Sub-Zero? Duke it out with your best Injustice 2 fighter for prizes. The tournament is double elimination, using default settings and best 3 out of 5. Winners must keep their character but losers may change. Free food and swag will be available for all attendees. Learn more.
9 a.m. Saturday, July 22 – 2 p.m. Sunday, July 23
Ever wish you could play a video game in real life? Then don’t miss this Fallout-themed airsoft live action role play event. This one is just over the border in an abandoned water park in Joplin, Missouri. It’s a Fallout-style team-mission-based game. Cost is $26. Learn more.
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, July 22
Covenant Tulsa, 8156 S. Lewis Ave., Tulsa
Star Wars comes to life with the Star Wars Living Card Game Store Championship at Covenant Tulsa. Players of all skill levels are invited to play in this Swiss tournament. Prizes abound including a plaque and regional championship bye card for the top winner. Learn more.
6 – 9 p.m. Saturday, July 22
DZ Comics And Gaming, 625 N. Moore Ave., Moore
Have fun this weekend, gamers! As always, this is just a sampling of the gaming events going on around our great state. Check out our calendar to find all the fun and games happening near you.