MAGFest X, the tenth iteration of the Music and Gaming Festival,one of the biggest parties celebrating the two forms of entertainment on the East Coast, will kick off January 5 - 8 next year at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center in National Harbor, MD (15 minutes away from Washington D.C.).

The four-day party's attractions include a huge variety of arcade games, console tiles, LAN setups, tabletop gaming, video game cover bands, chiptune performances, vendors, guest speakers, tournaments, and more. Some of the featured guests and bands already announced include:

- Ellen McLain - Voice of Portal's GLaDos, HL2's Combine Overwatch, and TF2's announcer.
- John Patrick Lowrie - Voice of TF2's Sniper, as well as various Valve games and radio characters.
- Jon St. John - World renowned voice actor, known best for his role as "Duke Nukem".
- Hey Ash Whatcha Playin'? - Hit web video series parodying popular video games.
- Metroid Metal (http://metroidmetal.com/) - Math metal arrangements of Metroid music.
- Bit Brigade (http://www.bitbrigade.com/) - Plays the entire soundtrack of a game while someone does a live speedrun on stage.

You can pre-register for the event and find out more about MAGFest X here.