List of gaming conventions

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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.

Multiple locations[edit]

Asia-Pacific[edit]

Australia[edit]

Bahrain[edit]

China[edit]

Iraq[edit]

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

Japan[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Philippines[edit]

Saudi Arabia[edit]

South Korea[edit]

Europe[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Finland[edit]

France[edit]

Germany[edit]

Italy[edit]

Ireland[edit]

Norway[edit]

Poland[edit]

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

Russia[edit]

Sweden[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

North America[edit]

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

Arranged by regional divisions used by the United States Census Bureau

North East[edit]

Middle Atlantic[edit]

New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

Midwest[edit]

East North Central[edit]

Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin

West North Central[edit]

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

South Atlantic[edit]

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

East South Central[edit]

Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee

South West Central[edit]

Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas

West[edit]

Mountain[edit]

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

Pacific[edit]

Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington

Latin America[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Defunct and on-hiatus conventions[edit]

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

Notes[edit]

  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.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]