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05/07/2021Gen Con Announces 2021 Badge Registration Dates

08/03/2020Gen Con Online Draws Over 40,000 for Digital-Only Tabletop Convention

05/19/2020Gen Con Announces Cancellation of 2020 Convention, Plans for Online Event

03/12/2020Updates on Gen Con and COVID-19

03/12/2020R. A. Salvatore Announced as Gen Con’s 2020 Author Guest of Honor

03/05/2020Christopher Burdett, Nen Chang, and Steve Prescott Announced as Featured Artists for Gen Con 2020 Art Show

02/20/2020Gen Con Selects Take This and Trinity Haven as Charity Partners for 2020 Convention

08/05/2019Gen Con Looks to the Future After Record-Breaking 2019 Convention

07/26/2019Gen Con 2019 to Feature Record-Breaking Number of Exhibitors and Events

07/25/2019Gen Con and Make-A-Wish® Grant First-of-its-Kind Wish at 2019 Convention

07/24/2019Gen Con Expands Official Merchandise With Gamer Lifestyle Apparel Offerings

06/21/2019Gen Con Expands Gen Con TV Streaming Video Program with New Shows

05/22/2019Monte Cook and Shanna Germain Announced as Gen Con 2019 Industry Guests of Honor

05/10/2019Tanya DePass and Steve Kenson Announced as 2019 Gen Con Insights Speakers

05/03/2019Gen Con Announces Pop-Up Convention Activations in US Game Stores

04/12/2019Cherie Priest Announced as Gen Con’s 2019 Author Guest of Honor

03/15/2019Emily Fiegenschuh, Ralph Horsley, Omar Rayyan Announced as Gen Con’s 2019 Featured Artists

02/22/2019Gen Con Extends Partnership with HotBox Pizza for Three Years

02/08/2019Gen Con Extends Partnership with Sun King Brewery for Three Years

01/24/2019Gen Con Signs Three-Year Co-Sponsorship Extension with Paizo Inc.

01/11/2019Gen Con Signs Three-Year Co-Sponsorship Agreement with Fantasy Flight Games

12/13/2018Gen Con Selects Game to Grow and Special Olympics Indiana as Charity Partners for 2019 Convention

04/18/2018Gen Con Announces Sustainability Initiatives for 2018 Convention

04/13/2018Gen Con Names Indianapolis Public Library as Literacy Partner

03/23/2018Gen Con Announces Featured Artists for 2018

03/16/2018Gen Con Chooses Charity Partners for 2018 Convention

03/09/2018Gen Con Extends Contract with True Dungeon for Five More Years

03/02/2018 — Gen Con Partners with Fantasy Flight Games to Co-Sponsor Gen Con 2018

02/16/2018Gen Con Anticipates Second Consecutive Badge Sell-Out & Extends in Indy Through 2022

11/21/2017Gen Con Partners with Rio Grande Games for Co-Sponsorship of Gen Con 2018

08/21/2017Gen Con Reaches New Milestones with Historic 50th Convention

04/28/2017Gen Con Announces HotBox as Official Pizza of Gen Con 50

04/14/2017Gen Con to Expand to Lucas Oil Stadium Field, Honor First Convention

04/07/2017Gen Con Selects Charlaine Harris of as 2017 Author Guest of Honor

03/31/2017Gen Con to Feature Thursday Evening Concert Performance by They Might Be Giants

03/13/2017Gen Con Hires New President; Adrian Swartout to Retire after Gen Con 50

02/02/2017Gen Con Names Child Advocates Official Charity Partner of Gen Con 50

01/20/2017Gen Con Gen Con Renews Official Beer Partnership with Sun King Brewery

12/06/2016Gen Con Extends Partnership with Indianapolis through 2021

08/09/2016Gen Con 2016 Continues Turnstile Attendance Records in Transformative Year

06/23/2016June 2016 Media Alert

05/04/2016Gen Con 2016 to Have Record-Breaking Exhibitor Attendance

04/25/2016Gen Con Partners with Paizo, Inc, on Multi-Year Co-Sponsorship Extension

04/07/2016Gen Con Extends Partnership with Sun King Brewing for Fifth Consecutive Year

12/10/2015Gen Con Welcomes New Co-Sponsor Rio Grande Games

12/03/2015Gen Con Expands into Lucas Oil Stadium

08/03/2015 Gen Con 2015 Continues Six-Year Streak of Record-Breaking Growth

02/04/2014 Gen Con Extends Co-Sponsorship with Mayfair Games