Category: News

WWP Recap of the Gary Con XIV Charity Auction

Greetings Fellow Gamers, As you know, we love to play games while celebrating the life and works of Gary Gygax  in Lake Geneva every March at Gary Con. Besides high adventure, shaking dice and making new friends , we also work to raise money for charity. The Gary Con community is made up of a…

By Melf June 21, 2022 0

We Want To Hear From You

  Greetings Seekers! We are a month or so past the celebration and work has begun once again, this time with prepartions for Gary Con XV. Fifteen?!?- has it really been that many years? It has, and we aim to bring another top quality experience to all of our attendees in 2023 to celebrate the…

By Melf May 8, 2022 0

The Tournament Winners are in!

There are many tournaments that run at Gary Con.  Two of these are the Legends of Roleplaying Tournament (LoRPT) and The Gary Con Open Tournament (GCOT).  Winners receive Silver badges for GC XV. Legends of Roleplaying Tournament Paul Stormberg organizes the LoRPT and this year and here’s his and the GMs report: The winning team…

By Josh Popp April 1, 2022 0

GC Ticket Release Process

The Big Picture At Gary Con, we use a gradual release cycle with tickets for certain event types (RPGs, Board Games, Card Games, Miniatures and Seminars).  Every time a new ticket tier opens, another percentage of tickets become available.   While not a perfect system, it allows for every tier a chance to get a ticket…

By Josh Popp February 14, 2022 0

Badge Conversion Policy

If you are unable to attend and wish to convert your physical badge to a virtual one, here’s how to do it: email [email protected], with the email used for your TTE account and badge number and we can take care of it for you.  The conversion go as follows: SILVER and YOUTH badges: We’ll convert those badges to an ETHEREAL badge GOLD or higher badges:…

By Josh Popp February 13, 2022 0

Update: Food Service, Guest and Event Submissions Reopened

Greetings Fellow Gamers,   I wanted to give you a short update on developments as we are rapidly closing in on the start of Gary Con XIV!  In cooperation with the management of the Grand Geneva we decided to implement changes to some Gary Con traditions.  We are suspending GM Concierge and tableside food service…

By Melf February 4, 2022 5

Statement Regarding Recent Gary Con Concerns

Greetings Seekers,   I am aware that there was a link to a lawsuit involving Servotronics and the CEO, Ken Trbovich posted by people in the gaming community. I am named in the claims in the lawsuit as a director of the company.   I cannot comment publicly on these allegations.  With that said, I…

By Melf October 4, 2021 1

Gary Con XIV CV-19 Stance

Greetings Gary Con Goers, We are about 6 months out from Gary Con XIV.  We plan on gathering at the Grand Geneva in beautiful Lake Geneva Wisconsin March 24-27, 2022 to Celebrate A Life Well-Played. We have some important dates coming up soon.  Hotel room reservations at the Grand open up on Wednesday, September 1st at…

By Josh Popp August 31, 2021 4

Grand Geneva Reservations GC XIV

Greeting Gary Con Goers, The Grand Geneva will open up room reservations for all attendees on Wednesday September 1st, 2021 at 9 am Central Time. The best way to reserve lodging is by using their reservations website.  The call center has limited staffing and while you are on hold the website is booking rooms actively.…

By Melf August 6, 2021 0