News

Welcome to Be-Con!

September 14, 2018

Registration tonight is in the breakfast area right next to the front desk. We will be open until an hour after game start so you can pick up everything you need to. After that, please go to Ops. Suite A: 145 Suite B: 139 Suite C: 118 Consuite: 137 Ops: 147 A reminder about Safety! … Continued

Want to fill-in? We have games that need you!

August 23, 2018

Be-Con — a LARP convention in Chicago — has fill-in registrations available.  For just $20, you can join us the weekend of September 14th and register for open games, enjoy our consuite, and hang out with your friends and fellow gamers! Thinking about joining us as a fill-in but not sure what games you’d like … Continued

Fill-In Registration now available!

August 6, 2018

Fill in registration is now open!  Those who register to fill-in will be able to select from all the open game slots on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Visit the Fill-In Survey here to see what games have slots available. This page will be updated as registrations are processed. As a fill-in participant, you may also … Continued

Two important updates!

July 19, 2018

1) There are very few regular registrations left — please make sure you get yours asap if you don’t already have it. There will be a fill-in registration available for folks who can’t make the whole convention, but if you want to have a full slate of games available, make sure you get your registration … Continued

Game Selection Open!

July 17, 2018

It’s time for game selection! We’re using an algorithm to try to ensure that our attendees get to play games that they are excited about. To select your games, please fill out a survey of your preferences. You must already be registered for Be Con in order to have your selections honored. You can choose … Continued

Hotel Information now available

June 27, 2018

Further information and booking links for the hotel rooms are now available! You can book within the block from Friday-Sunday  by visiting the Marriott site for Be-Con here.  If you have any questions about the rooms, visit the hotel page. If you’d like to come in early or leave late, you can get the room … Continued

Convention Registration opens June 25 8pm CT!

June 24, 2018

Standard registration for Be-Con opens June 25 at 8pm Central!  The total number of paid memberships has been expanded from 60 to 70, but don’t delay and miss your opportunity. Registrations for the convention are being handled through Eventbright here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/be-con-larp-registration-46783213852.  At 8pm Central, the general registration option will automatically be available on Eventbright after … Continued

Game Schedule Posted, and more badges available!

June 5, 2018

Be-Con is happy to announce that our games schedule has been published!  You can find a list of all of our games here, and a schedule of games here.  We’re happy to have put together a diverse schedule of interesting games, many of which have never been run in the Midwest before.   There is … Continued

Initial games accepted, more needed!

May 7, 2018

Initial Larps Posted The initial group of larps for Be-Con have been accepted and seen on the website here.  Have a look, but remember that this is just a portion of the amazing games Be-Con will host.  There are a bunch more that will be added soon. More Larps Needed! We have space for several … Continued

Early-bird GM deadline announced!

March 16, 2018

By popular demand, the Be-Con staff would like to announce an early-bird GM deadline! We’ve heard some travelling GMs would like a little more time to plan their travel, and that lots of folks would like to see some examples of games that will be run at Be-Con.  We’ll publish the list of accepted games … Continued