Cons Every Gamer Should Experience in 2018

Top 6 Cons Every Gamer Should Experience in 2018

Can you think of anything better than a media that brings people together, encourages critical thinking, is a host to a plethora of new worlds you could never have thought existed, and is open to all ages? If you can’t, we understand – because there really is nothing more inclusive and entertaining than the vast world of gaming. Whether you prefer video gaming online with your friends connected to you via a headset or staring your opponent down in the final round of your favorite tabletop game, the wide world of gaming beckons all types of people.

Gaming conventions can often be targeted towards a certain type of gamer, be it tabletop or video, but we find that the best video game convention is one that includes a bit of something that appeals to everybody. There’s a wide variety of gaming conventions that do an amazing job of bringing together the same passions, which is why we’ve put together a list of the top 6 cons that every gamer should experience in 2018.

Rob McCallum's The NES Club

Rob McCallum

Rob McCallum’s The NES Club We have a very special treat for you on Saturday, Day One of the LVL UP EXPO at 7:30 PM. Come join host Rob McCallum, director of the upcoming feature-length video game documentary, The NES Club, as he and special guests, Retro Gamer Girls, talk about the recent trend of video games…

Amanda K joins the 2014 LVL UP EXPO Cosplay Lineup!

Amanda K

Amanda K joins the 2014 LVL UP EXPO Cosplay Lineup! Amanda K (fairy princess, gamer, and self-taught cosplayer) designs and creates her own costumes! Her main inspirations come from The Legend of Zelda video game series and all things magic and fantasy. Just check out her Portal cosplay below! Her Portal inspired photo shoot features…

Ani-Mia joins the 2014 LVL UP EXPO Cosplay Lineup!


Ani-Mia joins the 2014 LVL UP EXPO Cosplay Lineup! What is your favorite MMO game of all time? One of Ani-Mia’s favorite MMO games is TERA! Check out the intricate detail put in Ani’s Castanic Warrior from Tera! Ani-Mia started modeling in 2001 and began getting involved with cosplay in 2008. Since then, she has been working…

Random Encounters at LVL UP EXPO!

Random Encounters!

How to Start Out on YouTube Special Guests Peter and AJ of Random Encounters are confirmed for a special panel called “How to Start Out on YouTube” at LVL UP EXPO! Random Encounters musically pokes and prods at everyone’s favorite games as only a squadron of nerds could. They have over 43 thousand YouTube subscribers and have been…