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List of gaming conventions

This is a list of noteworthy gaming conventions[nb 1] from around the world. This list is sectioned by location, and each gaming convention includes the dates during which it is typically held. Dates listed are approximate or traditional time periods for each convention.

Contents

Multiple locationsEdit

Asia-PacificEdit

AustraliaEdit

BahrainEdit

ChinaEdit

IraqEdit

  • Ziggurat Con – Tallil Airbase, Iraq; premiere of this event and the first con in a combat zone

JapanEdit

New ZealandEdit

PhilippinesEdit

Saudi ArabiaEdit

South KoreaEdit

EuropeEdit

Czech RepublicEdit

DenmarkEdit

FinlandEdit

FranceEdit

GermanyEdit

ItalyEdit

IrelandEdit

NorwayEdit

PolandEdit

  • Polcon – on the last weekend of August, location changes every year
  • PyrkonPoznań in March

RussiaEdit

SwedenEdit

United KingdomEdit

North AmericaEdit

CanadaEdit

United StatesEdit

Arranged by regional divisions used by the United States Census Bureau

North EastEdit

Middle AtlanticEdit

New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

MidwestEdit

East North CentralEdit

Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin

West North CentralEdit

Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota

South AtlanticEdit

Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia

East South CentralEdit

Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee

South West CentralEdit

Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas

WestEdit

MountainEdit

Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming

PacificEdit

Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington

Latin AmericaEdit

Defunct and on-hiatus conventionsEdit

These are notable conventions that have at one time existed, but have either gone on hiatus for more than one year, or have finished operating entirely.

  • E For All – Los Angeles, California, United States
  • GottaCon – Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Trinoc*coN – Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ A convention is presumed noteworthy if it has received significant coverage in reliable sources that are independent of the convention and satisfies the inclusion criteria for a stand-alone article.

ReferencesEdit

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