January 25-26, 2020 · Blair County Convention Center

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We want to take a moment to thank the many Industry Partners that are helping to make this year's Setsucon so spectacular!

Between prize support, silent auction items, and attendee swag, there will be plenty of great items on display throughout the con from these great companies:

Today is the LAST DAY! Pre-Register by 11:59pm tonight and get your badge at our reduced rates - your candy adventure awaits.

Head to our Registration page to buy your badge.

We are excited to debut a new Gaming Event at Setsucon 2020, the first ever "Dungeons & Dragons - A Beginner D&D Session"!

Learn the basics of D&D through character creation, combat tutorials, and adventuring with your fellow attendees through a dungeon. There will even be prizes at the end of the adventure.

The D&D Session will be happening on Sunday, January 26th - stay tuned for our full schedule with specific times and information in the coming weeks.

Get Ready to Face Off in Our Video Gaming & Tabletop Tournaments! Prepare your decks, find your favorite controller, and prepare to see who is the best gamer around with these great tournaments, happening both Saturday and Sunday of Setsucon.

Tabletop Tournaments:

  • Magic: The Gathering (Commander)
  • Magic: The Gathering (Pioneer)
  • Pokemon: Trading Card Game

Video Game Tournaments:

  • Dragon Ball Fighter Z
  • Pokemon Sword and Shield
  • Soulcalibur VI
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Thanks to Jake's Cards and Games in Bellefonte, PA for helping us with our Tabletop Tournaments and our Tabletop Room!

Hotel Blocks for Setsucon 2020 close THIS WEEK! Limited rooms are still available at the Hampton Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites, and TownePlace Suites. Book by Friday, January 10th to get a room at our reduced room rates.

To book your hotel room, visit our Hotels page.

Many gamers have tried... but only few have succeeded at beating... the Gauntlet!

Back for its third year, the Setsucon Game Gauntlet is ready to test the skills of those who dare to give it a try. With new games, new twists, and new challenges, will you survive the challenge?

Join us for the Game Gauntlet, Sunday, January 26th, to see if you can come away the 2020 Champion!

Looking to take part in the AMV Contest, Hall Cosplay, or Masquerade? Applications close on January 10th. Apply today and take part in three of our biggest events of the convention!

All AMVs must be submitted by 1/10 to participate. The Hall Cosplay and the Masquerade will also be accepting applications at the convention, while space allows.

For more information and to apply, visit our Programming page.

Pre-Registration for Setsucon 2020 Closes in Just One Week! Get your badge by January 10th and get $5 Off the At-Con price.

Pre Register Today on Our Registration page.

Happy New Year Setsucon! We are ringing in 2020 with one last trip on the Road to Setsucon 2020... so come visit us at MAGFest this weekend in National Harbor, MD! Stop by our table in the Marketplace, chat with out team, and get excited as we are only 24 days away now!

Don't miss a second of the Setsucon 2020 action - stay at one of our partner hotels! But act fast - room blocks are closing soon!

Limited rooms are still available onsite at the Courtyard Altoona (book by January 3rd) and off site at the Hampton Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites, and Towneplace Suites (book by January 10th).

Book Today by visiting our Hotels page.

What can you make with construction paper, a traffic cone, party streamers, and a single feather? See what cosplays our contestants come up with when tasked to beat the clock and design a costume of their choosing from random items... with our without scissors & tape. Don't miss the Iron Cosplay Challenge - a featured event on Sunday, January 26th!

Get your cosplay ready - the Hall Cosplay Contest and Masquerade are just around the corner! Join us on Saturday, January 25th for two excited events featuring amazing talents, awesome cosplay, and an all-around good time.

Learn More & Enter at Today on Our Cosplay Page.

Introducing our next Setsu Odori Musical Guest for Setsucon 2020 - Kohei Hattori!

An international ambassador singer from Tokyo, Japan, Kohei has won numerous awards and has performed at major festivals and conventions across the globe. With unmatched energy and a setlist that you are guaranteed to sing-along to, he will make this a Setsu Odori you won't want to miss!

Visit our Guests page to learn more.

We are proud to announce the return of the Setsucon Silent Auction supporting Extra Life!

Bid on prizes such as a Studio Ghibli Pack from GKIDS, Manga Basket from Yen Press, Gundam Wing Set from RightStuf, signed items from My Hero Academia, and so much more all weekend long, with all proceeds going to the Penn State Children’s Hospital.

The Silent Auction will run during the convention at our merch table in the Exhibitors Hall. Stop by and place your bids as we raise money for the kids.

Donate Today at Our Extra Life Page.

Looking to join our awesome volunteer team and help make Setsucon 2020 the best yet?

Well don't wait much longer! Volunteer Applications close this Sunday, December 22nd.

Volunteer Perks include a reimbursed badge, spot in our staff hotel rooms, food, and so much more!

For more info and to apply, visit our Volunteer page.

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