Raleigh Retro Gamers was founded in 2018 to network with other collectors, gamers, and nostalgia seekers in our area. Since its inception, Raleigh Retro Gamers has become a bustling community with thousands of members spanning across NC, with a vast majority living in the Triangle. Our mission is to amplify the gaming culture for retro and modern gamers, as well as advocate for the collecting community and the gaming contributors we have in North Carolina. We produce Pop-Up Markets, Expos, Esports, and gaming-related events across NC and welcome gaming and geek fans of all ages.

jeff thomas raleigh retro gamers, owner of raleigh retro gamers
President of raleigh retro gamers

Jeff Thomas

Jeff Thomas is a Raleigh native and avid retro gaming collector. After creating a successful retro gaming brand in 2014, Jeff put his sites on the Raleigh community and began organizing events.  Jeff has dedicated himself to creating unforgettable experiences that foster community spirit in his hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina. With a deep-rooted passion for his city, Jeff’s mission revolves around organizing engaging events that bring people together in the name of fun.

Raleigh Retro Gamers Advisory Board