Friday, April 4, 2014

Spring Game Con Calendar Update

I've been updating the site in dribs and drabs over the last couple of months but haven't done an update message. Here's a listing of the latest 23 cons we've added to the site.

Australia Game Convention List:
  • Tasmanian Spring Gamefest (November 28 – December 1, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia)

Canadian Game Cons:
  • Terminal City Tabletop Convention (May 31-June 1, Burnaby, BC, Canada)
  • Stage Select Gaming Expo (June 28, Toronto, ON, Canada)
  • ToonCon (September 19-21, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada)

England/Ireland/Scottland Gaming Convention Calendar:
  • Seven Hills (April 26-27, Sheffield, UK)
  • International Board Game Studies Colloquium (May 21-24, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK)
  • Conclave (June 20-22, Limerick, Ireland)
  • ArcadeCon (July 10-13, Dublin, Ireland)
  • Game Expo Scotland (November 4-5, Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Dominicon (November 14-16, Maynooth, Ireland)

Capital Region Game Convention:
  • Video Gamers United (August 16-17, Washington, DC)

Mid Atlantic Game Convention List:
  • Maelstrom (April 4-6, Morristown, NJ)
  • Travellercon/USA (October 10-12, Lancaster, PA)
  • Nerdvemberfest (November 7-9, Fort Washington, PA)

Mountain Game Con Listing:
  • EverCon (April 26-27, Wheatridge, CO)

New England Gaming Convention Calendar:
  • Chaos in the Valley (April 4-6, Danby, VT)
  • Pop Culture Expo (May 24-25, Wilmington, MA)
  • FalCon (September 26-28, Stamford, CT)

South Atlantic Game Con List:
  • CruiseCon (March 13-17, Jacksonville, FL – the Bahamas)

South Central East Game Convention:
  • Yama-Con (December 5-7, Pigeon Forge, TN)

South Central West Gamer Convention List:
  • ArcadiaCon (June 7-8, Galveston, TX)

Upper Midwest Gaming Con Calendar:
  • Oz-Con (May 3-4, West Plains, MO)
  • Fear the Con (June 13-14, Maryland Heights, MO)

Monday, December 9, 2013

December / January Gaming Cons update

Ah, and so 2013 draws to a close. We've added another twenty-one conventions to the list for our December/January update. Hard to believe we went from about 500 at the start of the year and are up around 650 at this point! Thank you all who've submitted conventions to our list as well as those of you who have shared our site with others. Looking forward to a wonderful 2014!

Canada Game Cons:

  • Arkham Nights (November ?-?, Toronto, ON)

Europe Games Con List:

  • LuxCon (March 29-30, Tetange, Luxemburg)
  • LinzCon (October ?-?, Linz, Austria)
  • FACTS (October ?-?, Ghent, Belgium)

UK/Ireland Gamer Conventions Calendar:

  • Wargamer (December 1, Birmingham, UK)
  • SmogCon (February 21-23, Guildford, Surrey, UK)
  • AmberCon NI (March 28-30, Belfast, Northern Ireland)
  • MassaCon (June 6-8, Stockport, UK)
  • GemuCon (August 8-10, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK)
  • Dragondaze (September 20, Newport, Wales, UK)

Great Lakes Gaming Convention:

  • Gamer's Con (December 8, Stow, OH)
  • Cleveland ConCoction (May 30-June 1, Cleveland, OH)
  • Nexus Game Fair (June 19-22, Milwaukee, WI)

New England Game Cons List:

  • Quinni-Con (March 1-2, Hamden, CT)
  • Nor-easter (March 21-23, Boxborough, MA)

South Atlantic Games Con Calendar:

  • Jax Arcade Expo (January 24-26, Jacksonville, FL)
  • Game-o-rama (May 22-26, Atlanta, GA)
  • Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo (June 20-22, Atlanta, GA)

South Central East Gamer Conventions:

  • LexiCon (May 2-4, Lexington, KY)

Texas Gaming Convention List:

  • ChupacabraCon (January 17-19, Austin, TX)
  • Houston Arcade Expo (November ?-?, Houston, TX)

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Autumn 2013 Game Con Calendar updates

After having reached 600 gaming conventions it seems the flow of cons we haven't heard of before has dropped off quite a bit. We've decided to start publishing this list of new conventions added to our calendar less frequently perhaps quarterly instead of monthly. We are also going to start announcing individual site updates convention by convention on twitter (you can follow us here: ) - in case you can't wait until our next update!

Here are the newest twelve conventions on the list:

Ireland / UK Gaming Conventions:

  • Eirtakon (November 22-24, Dublin, Ireland)
  • AdventureX (December 7-8, London, UK)

Great Lakes Gaming Cons:

  • Dan's Con of the Vale (October 18-20, Brookfield, WI)
  • Conflagration (February ?-?, Brookfield, WI)
  • River Con (April 19, South Bend, IN)
  • Milwaukee Summer Revel (June ?-?, Brookfield, WI)
  • Con in the Castle (September ?-?, New Plymouth, OH)

California Video Game Conventions:

  • BlizzCon (November 8-9, Anaheim, CA)
  • VGC (January 3-4, Burbank, CA)

South Central East Gamer Cons:

  • Extra Life – Knoxville (November 2 -3, Knoxville, TN)

South Central West Games Convention Calendar:

  • GamerNation Con (March 14-16, Plano, TX)
  • SUPER! BitCon (March 29, Oklahoma City, OK)