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Convention and Trade Show Schedule

This is a schedule of the game conventions that we know about, some of which we plan to attend. We are more than happy to help you promote your convention. If you'd like to add your con to our list, use our handy convention registry form.

We can also provide support to GMs who run SJ Games events at conventions and other types of convention support, such as GMs to run SJ Games events! Send mail to and let us know how we can help.

You can download these posters to publicize your games and help you find new players at conventions (or stores, or schools)!

We also need volunteers to help us at conventions.

[SJG Attended] Conventions listed with this pyramid symbol will have an SJ Games staffer in attendance. (For a list of JUST those conventions we'll be attending, click here.) If you would like a Steve Jackson Games staffer at your event, please read our guidelines for requesting a guest for your convention.

Caution and Disclaimer: SJ Games provides this page as a public service. The information has been provided by the conventions themselves. We cannot be responsible for errors, changes of plans, hoaxes, or Acts of God. Or the other side, for that matter. If you plan to attend, please contact the convention and verify things for yourself ahead of time!

April 2020 • June 2020 • July 2020 • August 2020

April 2020

*Apr. 3-5: CANCELLED! FnordCon 2 – Austin, TX
Location: Omni Southpark Hotel, Austin, TX
Due to the current state of affairs - FnordCon 2 has been CANCELLED! See you next year! Save the date and join us for a weekend of games, contests, and tournaments. And games. And more games. Did we mention games? There will be lots of Munchkin. There will be "Steve vs. the World" in Ogre. There will be new Fantasy Trip stuff to see and play. And by that date, we should have good printer samples, and test runs of the new miniatures, for Car Wars. There will also be some reveals that we can't reveal yet because, duh. Come get your game on with us! Membership will be $40/person, same as last year, by advance sale only (not at the door). Yes, there will be a Swag Bag. Registration today! You can already book your hotel rooms for the nights of April 2, 3, 4, and/or 5 at the very discounted rate of $139 plus taxes and other stuff, but you MUST ask for the FnordCon rate. Yes, there will be a special extra swag bag for those staying in the Omni. Come meet special guest John Kovalic. Meet Steve and the gang. Play games. More information soon!
Contact Person: Convention Coordinator
SJ Games Staff Attending: Alex Fernandez, Andrew Hackard, Alex Yeager, Brandon McClelland, Ben Williams, Darryll Silva, Eric Dow, Hunter Shelburne, Jimmie Bragdon, James Holder, John Kovalic, Julie Yeager, Kat Rider, Lisa Villaire, Phil Reed, Philip Villarreal, Ross Jepson, Randy Scheunemann, Susan Bueno, Sabrina Gonzalez, Steve Jackson, Steven Marsh, Sean Punch, and others to be announced

June 2020

*June 17-21: Origins Game Fair – Columbus, OH
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street
Join Steve Jackson Games at Origins 2020! Whether it is running demos & events in the SJ Games Event Room and selling product through the SJ Games Booth in the exhibit Hall... we'll be bringing the latest and greatest from Steve Jackson Games. We will be showcasing several new games this year including pre-release demos of Car Wars Sixth Edition, the latest Munchkin titles, Deadly Doodles 2, Gelatinous, and more! Don't forget to pick up your Origins Pin Bazaar Pin at our retail booth!! Redeem our coupon in the coupon book at our event room!! Steve Jackson Games is dedicated to making sure your #Origins2020 is overflowing with fun! So, be sure to come visit us!
Contact Person: SJ Games Event Coordinator
SJ Games Staff Attending: Alex Yeager, Amy Zwick, Eric Dow, Hunter Shelburne, Jimmie Bragdon, Julie Yeager, Kat Rider, Lisa Villaire, Randy Scheunemann, and Susan Bueno

July 2020

July 10-12: Southern Fried Gaming Expo – Atlanta, GA
Location: Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center, 2450 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339
The Southern-Fried Gaming Expo (SFGE) is a 3-day fan convention focused exclusively on gaming. The expo is held July 10-12 at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel and Cobb Galleria Convention Center in Atlanta, GA, and boasts over 300 full-sized arcade and pinball machines, console systems, along with huge tabletop area, RPG, minature painting, vendors, special guest speakers, wrestling, tournaments and more!
Contact Person: Shannon DeWitt
For more info, contact: 904 Koala Court, Lawrenceville, GA 30043

July 17-19: Sioux City Comic-Cade – Sioux City, Iowa
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 1132 Larsen Park Road, Sioux City, IA
This is going to be a mix of a gaming convention as well as having comic and media guests. We will have an art room as well as a dealer room and plan on having multiple days of gaming fun for all ages.
Contact Person: Kyle Baker
For more info, contact: Sioux City Comic-Cade, 1622 Pierce St., Sioux City, IA 51105

*July 30-Aug. 2: Gen Con – Indianapolis, IN
Location: Indiana Convention Center, 100 S. Capitol Ave.
Steve Jackson Games is excited to be part of Gen Con 2020!! Be sure to stop by our booth (#1401) in the Exhibit Hall for FREE demos and a remote version of W23 where you can pick up our latest games to take home. We'll be showcasing the latest releases along with a few new surprises! Don't miss free demos, new releases, signings, and so much more! More to come as details are finalized!
Contact Person: SJ Games Event Coordinator
SJ Games Staff Attending: Andrew Hackard, Alex Yeager, Eric Dow, Hunter Shelburne, Jimmie Bragdon, Julie Yeager, Kat Rider, Lisa Villaire, Phil Reed, Philip Villarreal, Ross Jepson, Randy Scheunemann, Susan Bueno, and Sabrina Gonzalez

August 2020

*Aug. 21-23: POSTPONED! UK Games Expo – Birmingham, England
Location: NEC (National Exhibition Center), Birmingham, England
Join Steve Jackson Games at UK Games Expo 2020! The UK Games Expo (UKGE) is the largest hobby games convention in the UK, and we're excited to be part of thefun! You'll find us each day co-exhibiting with our retail partner, Eclectic Games. We'll be demoing the upcoming Car Wars Sixth Edition, the latest Munchkin title, Deadly Doodles, and our small family games. So, if you're a Steve Jackson Games fan, the Birmingham NEC is where you want to be May 29-31! See you there!!
Contact Person: SJ Games Events Coordinator
SJ Games Staff Attending: Alex Yeager, Julie Yeager, Phil Reed, and Steve Jackson

Aug. 28-30: 2D Con – Minneapolis, MN
Location: Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, 1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55403
2D Con is an all inclusive, family friendly and charitable gaming event held every summer in celebration of the gaming community. Featuring tournaments, live music, table top, RPG, TCG, speedrunning, cosplay, industry guests, retro gaming and more; 2D Con aims to be the best event around, no matter what your gaming style is.
Contact Person: Save Point
For more info, contact: 11011 Vincent Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431

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