Have some time to kill until your next panel or showing? Then come spend some time with us in the gamer’s lounge! Take a brief glimpse into the history of gaming, as we’ll have a station ready for you to relive some nostalgia, or experience something new and exciting! The titles we carry range from retro classics to the newest and hottest titles on a variety of consoles. Looking to one-up your best friend? We’ll be running tournaments all weekend long for those seeking such thrills in which you’ll go against other con-goers for pride and prizes! Gamer’s Lounge is for all gamer’s so if video gaming is not your style try some tabletop action.
Below are the exciting tournaments that are being run this year by the Gamer’s Lounge team. All tournaments will be held in the Gamer’s Lounge room in the Memory Express Arena. Please see the Gamer’s Lounge Registration Desk to sign up for any that pique your interest!Read More >
This year we are proud to have Winnipeg’s own Fighting Game Community: Chip Damage! These awesome players will be running their own mini side tournaments in the Games Lounge. So if Ai-Kon’s tournaments aren’t enough then you ought to head over to Chip Damage’s area to sign up for their events! Below are the dates […]Read More >
JimCon is Winnipeg’s tabletop gaming convention where you can enjoy board games, card games, miniatures, and RPGs! It was born out of our love of games and the joy from socializing while we play together. JimCon looks forward to sharing a table with you in the Gamers Lounge, where you can learn quick and fun […]Read More >
AYBOnline is joining forces with Ai-Kon to bring their unique VR experience to the Gamer’s Lounge. They will be setup with their Vive headsets and showcasing a variety of games, including a super secret title! You shouldn’t even have to worry about becoming trapped in the game either! At least, we hope not…Read More >