Gen Con is the original, longest-running, best-attended, gaming convention in the world!
Featuring 500+ exhibiting companies from the game industry, award-winning authors and artists, costumed attendees, more than 14,000 events, a Family Fun Pavilion, and the debut of exciting new games, Gen Con truly is The Best Four Days in Gaming™!
Gen Con is a consumer and trade experience dedicated to gaming culture and community. Gen Con is the largest annual consumer fantasy, electronic, sci-fi, adventure and hobby game convention in North America. Each year gaming enthusiasts converge to share their love for all things gaming, from tournaments to guest appearances, exhibit hall booths to electronic games, workshops, seminars, anime, art shows, auctions and countless other activities.
With a surging increase in attendees (61,000+ unique) and social media awareness (65,000+ Likes on Facebook and 20,000+ on Twitter), Gen Con continues to reach new peaks, even after 51 years of making unforgettable memories. Working hand-in-hand with Gen Con’s Sales and Marketing team, exhibitors and marketing partners have made programs that appeal to the show’s base of passionate attendees, and as a result, have created lifelong customers.