DexCon

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DEXCON
Status Active
Genre board games, roleplaying games, video games
Location(s) Morristown, New Jersey
Country United States
Inaugurated 1992
Attendance over 1400
Organized by Double Exposure, Inc.
Website
http://www.dexposure.com/home.html

DEXCON is a gaming convention, held annually in July in New Jersey, run by Double Exposure, Inc. It has a reputation for attracting leading game industry talent to participate,[1] and hosts several national and world gaming championships.[2]

DEXCONs 1 through 6 were held yearly from 1992 to 1997. After a seven-year hiatus, the convention returned to an annual schedule in 2004.

DEXCON 13 was held July 7–11, 2010, DEXCON 14 was held July 6 to July 10, 2011[3][4] , and DEXCON 15 was held July 4–8, 2012[5] in Morristown, New Jersey at the Morristown Hyatt & Conference Center. DEXCON 16 was held Wednesday, July 3 - Sunday, July 7, 2013;[6] 17 was held Wednesday, July 2 - Sunday, July 6, 2014;[7] and 18 was held Wednesday, July 1 - Sunday, July 5, 2015[8]

DEXCON 19 will be held June 29 - July 3, 2016; and DEXCON 20 is planned to be held July 5–9, 2017.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jackson, Steve (1995-07-31). "Daily Illuminator". Steve Jackson Games. Retrieved 2007-12-07. 
  2. ^ Jackson, Steve (1997-07-01). "Daily Illuminator". Steve Jackson Games. Retrieved 2007-12-07. 
  3. ^ "DEXCON 14". Double Exposure, Inc. Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  4. ^ "DexCon". UpcomingCons.com. Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  5. ^ "DEXCON 15". Double Exposure, Inc. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  6. ^ http://www.dexposure.com/d16sched.html
  7. ^ http://www.dexposure.com/d17sched.html
  8. ^ http://www.dexposure.com/d18sched.html
  9. ^ http://www.dexposure.com/events.html

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