HOW WE ROLL
Gaming, Cosplay, Nightlife, More!
We are to bring a variety events from everyone of every age bring information of new or old games, strategies of games, history of gaming, how gaming helps, stories of games, and much much more. Meet our guests during their panels. You may even present a panel as well. Choose a time that could work for you and we will work with what is best for you and the convention. Sign up coming soon.
The original “Bread & Butter” of Let’s Play. Tabletop game is a general term used to refer to board games, card games, dice games, miniatures wargames, tile-based games and other games that are normally played on a table or other flat surface. The Let’s Play 2017 Tabletop Gaming area will feature Gnome Games the premier Fox Valley family game store. Try out one of the many free-to-play games that are available for all con-goers to try, or participate in one of our many tournaments. We will also have many premiere board game developers on hand running demos and displaying the hottest new games. More information coming soon!
World 9 Gaming:
From PCs to Arcades and consoles old and new World 9 Gaming strives to provide the highest quality video gaming experience to events in the Midwest and beyond. At Let’s Play we will host a variety of unique electronic gaming rooms such as console and PC gaming, rhythm games, and the Artemis Starship Bridge Simulator. With our dedicated staff, tournament expertise, and expansive collection of games and consoles get ready for World 9 to take you to the next level!
Explore the Let’s Play vendor room where you can adventure into a world of comics, sci-fi, anime and everything in between. We at Let’s Play want you to come and enjoy a variety in which there is something for everyone. Vendors from near and far have come to provide you with new reading materials, games, collectors items and so much more!
Nightlife and Other Entertainment:
Whether you’ve used up your last life, rolled too many natural ones, or have just tapped one too many mana cards, Let’s Play has plenty of ways to relax and rejuvenate after a hard day out in the gaming trenches. Let’s Play has partnered with X-Geek Media to provide live music, DJ’s, and other great alternative entertainment for our attendees throughout the weekend! X-Geek has years of combined experience in running music and entertainment events at conventions all over Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest. We’ll be featuring all-ages entertainment during the day, and 21+ adults-only entertainment at night to help you relax and make the most of your convention weekend! Additional details and specific events coming soon!
Artists, craftspeople and creators are a vital part of our community. The Artist Alley is an area of our convention where you’ll be able to find, peruse and shop for original artworks and crafts of all kinds. Take a look, browse and support some very talented folks. Something is guaranteed to catch your eye. If you are looking to be a part of our 2017 Artist Alley, Let’s Play is eager to hear from interested creators and studios. If you have questions in the interim, you can reach the head of the Artist Alley by email. (email@example.com)
Artist Alley registration is now open! Please click HERE for more information on our 2017 Artist Alley.
Cosplay & Cosplay Contest
Let’s Play encourages cosplay for everyone and we can’t wait to see what our attendees will wear to our 2017 show! Whether you’re a professional, a seasoned pro or a new cosplay fanatic in the making: our doors are open to your gowns, garments and garb. We will have a few, basic, rules posted to keep everyone safe. Those will be posted on the website as our content is finalized.
If competing and strutting some stuff on stage is your thing make sure to watch out for announcements to come about our Cosplay Contest! If education, techniques and discussion is more your scene, keep your eyes peeled for our events programming as it’s posted. If you are a cosplay-pro and are interested in running a panel about your craft please email our panel and programming staff. Any other questions concerning cosplay or the cosplay contest can be addressed by the cosplay department head.
Whether you are already part of the convention-scene crew or are looking to expand your event-trotting horizons in the future, the Ambassador Avenue is a great place to see what other community organizations have to offer. Other conventions and like-minded groups will have tables available to promote themselves and answer questions. This is the perfect spot to do some information gathering on other events that have all kinds of aspects of gaming culture covered. If you represent group that would like a place in our Ambassador Avenue, please inquire by email.