GameCon is a bi-annual, non-profit gaming convention organized for middle and high school students by public school teachers. It is our goal to provide tabletop gaming opportunities to students in the Pikes Peak region.

GameCon X Loot!

posted Apr 19, 2018, 5:48 AM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Apr 19, 2018, 5:53 AM ]

We are going all out with GameCon X! The swag bag will contain a huge amount of loot - $50 retail, including a Lightseekers Intro Box, Magic decks, dice, and more! Registration for GameCon X is only $10, and you get a day full of the best games, lunch, and the swag bag. Additional prizes will be handed out at games, tournaments, and the cosplay contest. Don't miss GameCon X. Register now. The first 300 teens to register will receive extra swag in their bags. Don't miss out!

Games scheduled include: Dungeons and Dragons, Magic the Gathering, Lightseekers, Pathfinder, Starfinder, Warhammer, Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Heroes Unlimited, Star Wars X-Wing, Star Wars Roleplaying, and many, many others.

GameCon X T-Shirt

posted Mar 16, 2018, 9:15 AM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Mar 16, 2018, 9:16 AM ]

The t-shirt art is here! It's easily going to be the coolest GameCon t-shirt ever. Check it out. The artwork was created by Ben Worrell of Sheath Comics. We love Ben! The new art introduces our newest characters, Mae and Flip. Our other characters - Pike, Lady Dee, and Chapel - will encounter her in the next world they visit.

GameCon X is Coming Soon

posted Feb 18, 2018, 12:44 PM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Feb 18, 2018, 12:54 PM ]

GameCon X will take place on April 28, 2018 from 8 am to 5 pm at Rampart High School. It's going to be huge. To celebrate our tenth GameCon, we're going to have the best swag yet, the best games and tournaments, and the best events and guests. 

We're planning for the following: huge MTG, Yu-Gi-Oh, and Pokemon tournaments, Dungeons and Dragons, Pathfinder/Starfinder, LARP, Cosplay contests, artists, guests, and a large number of other games. Register today!

Preregistration is Closed

posted Nov 10, 2017, 5:05 PM by Dustin Flesher

You can still register for GameCon at the door for $12. The doors open at 8:00 am tomorrow, November 11 at Rampart High School.

Schedule of Events

posted Nov 10, 2017, 10:13 AM by Dustin Flesher

The Schedule of Events is available for all games and tournaments. The doors open at 8:00 am. Most morning events start between 8:30 am and 9:00 am, though there are many events that start throughout the morning. Most afternoon events start between 12:45 pm and 1:15 pm. If you want to participate in a tournament, make sure you arrive on-time.

New T-Shirt!

posted Nov 8, 2017, 3:01 PM by Dustin Flesher

Check out the awesome t-shirt for GameCon IX! It's only $10. We received 200 of them from the printer. Make sure you register today

Countdown to GameCon IX!

posted Nov 5, 2017, 10:16 AM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Nov 5, 2017, 2:22 PM ]

GameCon IX is next Saturday, November 11, from 8 am to 5 pm at Rampart High School. We have more games and events lined up than ever before, and we are handing out staggering amounts of loot and pizza - for only $10. Everyone preregistered for GameCon will also receive a strategy board game.

We will host the following roleplaying games: Dungeons and Dragons, Pathfinder, Starfinder, Doctor Who, Star Wars, Dungeon World, Heroes Unlimited, and more. We will host the huge tournaments in Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokémon, and Chess. We will host miniature wargames, including Star Wars X-Wing, Ogre, War Hammer, and historical miniatures. We will also host a wide variety of board games.

If you are going to participate in our Cosplay contest, be sure to read the rules. If you want to participate in Live Action Roleplaying (LARP), please have a parent sign the waiver. You can register online, or you can fill out a registration form and send it to Carolyn Payne, Rampart High School, 8250 Lexington Drive, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80920.

GameCon IX

posted Sep 13, 2017, 3:43 PM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Sep 13, 2017, 3:48 PM ]

GameCon IX is coming up on November 11. We're expecting 400 - 500 gamers at Rampart High School for a full day of games, tournaments, cosplay, vendors, and more. Be sure to register now!

Students will play roleplaying games like Dungeons and Dragons, card games like Magic the Gathering and Yu-Gi-Oh!, miniature war games, chess, and many other games.

We'll also have a professional cosplay tournament, a professional comic book artist doing artwork for students, and many other special guests.

GameCon VIII Was a Blast!

posted May 19, 2017, 11:52 AM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated May 19, 2017, 5:42 PM ]

Four hundred students swarmed Rampart High School for a day of games, tournaments, cosplay, and more. The Cosplay Contest at GameCon VIII was tremendous. The students were super-creative and had a great time. The judges had a tough decision to make. The crowd gathered in the auditorium loved the presentations. Thanks to GalaxyFest for organizing the event for us. Check out more from GameCon VIII.

Rain or Snow

posted Apr 28, 2017, 6:11 AM by Dustin Flesher   [ updated Apr 28, 2017, 6:12 AM ]

GameCon is going to be a huge hit tomorrow. We expect a little snow, but unless the weather turns catastrophically bad, we'll enjoy a full day of games on Saturday. If we need to reschedule for next Saturday, we'll send out an email blast and post on this website.

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