I started visiting conventions in the mid-90s. As a high-level Magic player,
most of the larger Magic events were run at gaming conventions. So I went to
Cork for WarpCon (it’s still going and I plan to re-visit at some point!) and
Loughborough for Gen Con UK.
As I got into board gaming, I loved the feel and vibe of conventions - a
chance to try out new games, meet new people and hopefully pick u…