Next event: TBA 2020

Announcements/Notes

The event starts this Friday, Nov 8th @Hy-Vee Arena! Make sure you get your tickets today to cut down on your wait coming in the main east entrance.

Don't forget that we have sleeping options (and showers) this year if you plan to stay all three days. Security will also be around all 48 hours for sleeping, exhibitors, byoc and general entry way/concourse and parking lots. If you feel unsafe in any way, please report it to a member of the volunteer staff and/or security at the venue.

We are doing continous work on the event, still adding events and entertainment as we go through this week - please make sure you check out the website - nextechkc.com for the latest and greatest info/schedule/timings.

Big shout out to Gamdias who will be providing chairs for our BYOC stage and our casters at this event! Stop by one of the admin desks if you want to try one out for a bit. We will be using these chairs over the course of 2020 at our other KCGameOn events so you can try them out there as well.

Be sure to also stop by and support two other sponsors, the U.S. Army and SunSource Homes who will have interactive booths in our expo.

  • The U.S. Army will also bring in their official Army esports Overwatch team to compete with the regions best Overwatch teams for $1000 prize pool.
  • SunSource Homes will be presenting Sustainable Living with Residential Solar Solutions!

Vendor booths are available in very limited space - if you know of anyone that wants to be part of this event that relates to geek culture - this is event should be on their list. Please have them email Dennis to get started - nick@kcgameon.com

Take a look at our hype/promo video - please be sure to pass it along

Please keep in mind, this event ONLY provides snacks, pop, candy, water and a catered dinner as part of your ticket to the VIP ticket level and receive a lanyard and badge.

Keep in mind, this is a shared space, so all persons coming to the event will be provided wrist bands will be provided at the check-in table. There is an option to pay for the GA ticket at the east entrance.

Our render of the floor map at Hy-Vee Arena with three stages, hundreds of BYOC seats and lots of room for all kinds of gaming. Click the picture to blow it up.


Please make sure you check out the NEXTECH KC website for a list of all of the events going on during this multi-day tech and esports convention!

Loyalty is rewarded for your attendance and support in 2019. Each time you come to KCGameOn in 2019, you earn a raffle ticket that will be used in our raffle drawings at this event. Raffle tickets are kept on our website in your profile on the kcgameon website for future reference.

Raffle tickets will be drawn at several times during the event during a short announcement period where we mention sponsors, vendors and other event related information. Please check the website for all of that information as we get closer to November 8th!

We have some really great raffle and tournament prizes to give away to you courtesy of Cooler Master, HyperX, Kingston, Patriot, Boulevard and MORE! The only way you can win stuff from the raffle is by grabbing that BYOC/VIP ticket, so get one today!

As we ramp up our work towards this event we will need a small army of volunteers to staff this event - If you are willing to give us some time, we can get you a free ticket toward this event. Interested in volunteering?

We also continue to look for various sponsors and partners for this event to help support our gaming tournaments. If you know of a business or anyone who might be interested - send them to nick@kcgameon.com for more information as well!

As a reminder, we are still a grassroots, family friendly, community gaming event - PLEASE remember that we will have a zero tolerance policy for harassment, racist, homophobic or otherwise demeaning remarks. If you feel you are being threatened/demeaned in any way, please come to the operations desk to let us know.

Reminders:

  • We will be live on our KCGameOn Twitch affiliated channel for a large majority of this event, funneling in all of our live casting during the event. Make sure you stop in to check this out.
  • Be sure to look at the FAQ for any questions you may have - if you have other questions, feel free to DM nickthenerd on our discord channel.
  • Adventure awaits in the Hunter’s Call! Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition adventures open to all interested players, of any skill and experience level, including brand new players. Dice, maps, markers, and pre-constructed characters will be provided. If you would like to bring your own character, please email a copy to jamesmmayo@gmail.com for prior approval.

Please be sure to follow us on social media @ twitter/facebook They contain the most up to date announcements!

Tournaments

Free to play with venue fee except as marked on the page. You must register on tournament pages to be eligible for prizing. Further rules under each tournament listing.

Tournaments page - check back often for updates
Event Info

Sponsors


Organizers:

Dennis Avondent

Nick Engstrom

Jason Wendel

Email:nick@kcgameon.com

Interested in volunteering?

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