The Best Four Days in Gaming™

August 2-5, 2018 — Indianapolis


Gen Con is the original, longest-running gaming convention in the world!

Founded in 1968, Gen Con hosts the largest consumer hobby, fantasy, science fiction, and adventure game convention in North America. With 500 exhibiting game companies, award-winning authors and artists, vibrant costumes, thousands of events, family entertainment, food trucks, a beer garden, and the debut of hundreds of exciting new games, Gen Con truly is The Best Four Days in Gaming™.

Thank you for an amazing show! Read about the record year in our post-show press release!

You can download a compressed version of the Gen Con 2018 Program Book today!


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