WELCOME TO THE 2018 DARK CARNIVAL GAMES CON!
The time is nigh for the Juggalo Family to embark on a quest of the imagination where nightmares stalk the recess of one’s mind while the mighty wagons of the Dark Carnival take flight, blazing a fiery trail echoing calls of adventure! Your journey begins in the kush-scented misty mountains of Denver, Colorado—a place where the West Coast wylin’ Juggalos roam and the Dark Carnival calls home, but that’s only the beginning. Your travels will take you far from this shadow-cast world and into the magical realm of games where once again you can awaken your spiritual childhood to dream. Prepare yourself for epic adventures that lie just ahead, where we will bond with our Family on an epic weekend of wild imaginings, ruthless tactics, and karmic fellowship…come one, come all…join us…at the DARK CARNIVAL GAMES CON!
Get ready for 3 days of nonstop gaming action, concerts, hotel parties, and events all under one roof at the 60,000+ sq. ft. indoor show space at the Crowne Plaza Convention Center—which we now officially dub the CLOWN Plaza! Here you will find plenty of official tournaments for your chance to become the prestigious World Champion at one of your favorite Dark Carnival games, including Into the Echoside, Quest for Shangri-La, Morton’s List, Juggalos Against Sanity, and the Backyard Wrestling videogame! Make sure to stop by the Games Library, where you can check out and play hundreds of different games, as well as the Green Gaming area, where all your homies will be hosting Juggalo-run events for the Fam, by the Fam, which you don’t want to miss! There are also tons of other gaming events, including roleplaying games; giant supersized games; Texas Hold’em, Fowlarama, and videogame tournaments; and so much more!
This year also marks the debut of the brand-new and free Big Baby Chips Casino, where you can test your luck for a fat prize in all your favorite games of chance, including roulette, craps, the money wheel, poker, and blackjack! Make your way to the top of the leader board and cash in them chips for sweet victory! Ching ching! Or battle your homies in the ring during Gladiatorial Combat, using an arsenal of foam weapons while a referee calls the action! Feeling competitive? Race to the very finish against your homies in the 65-foot-long obstacle course! You wanna jump around, ninja? Then hit up the Wizard’s Castle bouncy house for that inflatable love! As if that wasn’t enough, come check out the Autograph Signings, including ICP and all your favorite Psychopathic artists; the Movie Tent (which will showcase the world premiere of ICP’s fabled Home Movies that have been rumored to exist for decades…well here they are!!!); mad game shows; Dark Carnival Tarot Readings; the Art Contest; the Costume Contest; Seminars; the DCG Auction; old school free-play arcade games; the Morton’s List Lounge; the debut of the highly anticipated Into the Echoside: Oracle of the Three Rings expansion; as well as the Juggalo Art Gallery vendor area featuring hand-crafted flavor from Tom Wood’s Art Emporium and many others!!!
Oh…you want more? Hit up the concerts right next door! Friday and Saturday night, 8:30pm to 2am, it’s going DOWN right at the Clown Plaza, where you can catch DJ Clay, Big Hoodoo, Ouija, Lyte, Shaggy 2 Dope in a rare solo set, and ICP’s extra fresh Dark Carnival Super Show, featuring all your favorite killer carnie songs and so much more! And all this is included with your 3-day DCG Con badge. And there’s more to be announced, so prepare yourself—bombs will be dropped! BOOM!
It’s the 2018 Dark Carnival Games Con, mile high in Denver, Colorado—For Juggalos, By Juggalos, and bringing you 3 days of nonstop gaming…Juggalo style!