Conventions

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Dates, expenses, and locations are subject to change. Most prices do not include costs for travel, hotels, or food. To save money, look for student or volunteer discounts. Early registration generally offers discounts as well.

If you can’t get tickets to a convention, there are usually videos posted online of cosplay and panel speakers.

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E3

Location: Los Angeles, California
Date: June 14-16
Registration: $995
Description: Game Convention

 

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PAX East

Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Date: April 22- 24
Registration: $105
Description: Game Convention

 

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Blizzcon

Location: Anaheim, California
Date: November 4-5
Registration: $199
Description: Blizzard Entertainment Convention and Expo

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SIEGE Con

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Date: Oct 9-11
Registration: $45
Description: Game Convention

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EGX

Location: Birmingham, UK
Date: Sep 20-23
Registration: £40
Description: Game Expo

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Paris Games Week

Location: Paris, France
Date: Nov 1-4
Registration: 19 €
Description: Game Expo

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Comic-Con International: San Diego

Location: San Diego, California
Date: July 21-24
Registration: $40 per day (about $240 total)
Description: Comic Expo

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DragonCon

Location: Atlanta
Date: September 2-5
Registration: $75-$150
Description: Science Fiction/Cosplay Convention

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MomoCon

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Date: May 25th- 28th
Registration: $25-$45 per day
Description: Cosplay, Comics, and Anime Convention

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Gen Con

Location: Indianapolis
Date: August 4-7
Registration: $75- $120
Description: Tabletop Games Convention

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Wonder Con

Location: Anaheim, California
Date: March 31- April 2
Registration: $55
Description: Comic Convention

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Emerald City Comicon

Location: Seattle, Washington
Date: March 2- 5
Registration: $35-$95
Description: Comic Convention

 

TwitchCon

Location: Long Beach, California
Date: Oct 20- 22
Registration: $179-199 3 Day Pass
Description: Streaming Gaming Convention

 

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Vidcon

Location: Anaheim, California
Date: June 20- 23
Registration: $100-150
Description: YouTube/Video Convention

 

A-Kon

Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Date: June 8-11
Registration: $20-50
Description: Anime Convention

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Animazement

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Date: May 27-29
Registration: $65
Description: Anime, Manga, and Japanese Culture Convention

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New York Comic Con

Location: New York City, New York
Date: October 8-11
Registration: $40 – $105
Description: Comic Convention

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DreamHack LAN Party

Location: Leipzig, Germany, Touring Europe/USA
Date: Jan 26-28
Registration: 200 SEK Day Pass
Description: LAN Party

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D23 Expo

Location: Anaheim, California
Date: July 14-16
Registration: $61 per day
Description: Disney Expo

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Star Trek Convention

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Date: August 3-7
Registration: $50- $100 per day
Description: Fan Convention

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Star Wars Celebration

Location: Europe, Orlando, Fl
Date: Apr 13-16
Registration: $150
Description: Fan Event