The Gamers’ Lounge is open for people who have some time between showings, panels and everyone who just wants to have fun and play games! We have a variety of modern and classic consoles with a large selection of games. We are also pleased to announce that for the 4th year running we will be hosting our partners in game loving crime; Chip Damage, Gamitoba and Extra Life!
Mario Kart 8 is back again for Winterfest. Go head to head with friends and other con
goers in this high speed, shell slinging, gravity defying racer that has been outfitted with new and classic tracks from the Mushroom Kingdom to Big Blue. Are you fast enough (or at least lucky enough) not to get blue shelled?
Rules: 4 player races, best of 2, top 2 advance, 150cc.
Gamecube controllers will be available or you can bring your own controller.
Dates and Times: Saturday, February 22nd, 2020, 3:00 p.m. till 7:00 p.m.. Contestants must arrive at least 10 minutes early for role call.
Registration: In-person registration only in the Gamers’ Lounge on Saturday February 22nd, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. till 2:00p.m..
Did you miss the action, or itching to re-watch that epic final showdown? Watch the full videos here and on youtube.
Ai-Kon would like to recognize the following organizations for their support of our 2020 Ai-Kon Gamers’ Lounge and gaming tournaments!
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Want to play some games? Game-iToba, Winnipeg ’s premiere tabletop games convention, will be in the gamers’ lounge teaching and running sessions of Japanese/Asian inspired board games! Check out the hand-picked library of games to pick up and play! Want to finally learn that cool looking game? Their demo team will be on-site all weekend, […]Read More >
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