2019 Marriott block is open!
Posted on February 6, 2019 by youma-bcarter
Here's your chance to start booking your rooms now, before our website rolls over to start showing the new goodies for the new year! Make sure you get them fast! https://book.passkey.com/go/Youmacon2019 Reservations are open until October 10th!
Happy New Years!
Posted on December 29, 2018 by youma-bcarter
One last chance to grab yourself our holiday special. Due to popular demand we are extending the sale through the end of the year. Only a few days remain, so you'll want to get yours now if you haven't already. The sale ends the moment 2018 does! Also, very big announcements on the horizon. Stay tuned.
Platinum Badges and Pre-2019 Registration!
Posted on December 12, 2018 by youma-bcarter
From now until the 25th, Youmacon is offering up a limited run of weekend and Platinum badges. Weekend badges are available for $55, and Platinum for $155. If you missed our Thanksgiving sale, now is your chance to save. Click here to grab your passes before the new year and our new site rolls over! Have a wonderful holiday season with those ...
Youmacon 2019 Registration is LIVE!
Posted on November 17, 2018 by ngsilver
We've decided that snow before December is kind of cool and waiting in extra long lines outside of Best Buy is really not cool. So, hey! We're opening up Pre-reg for 2019 through Cyber Monday, just for all of you! Grab them now for only $55! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youmacon-2019-tickets-52494115312?fbclid=IwAR2X00DM3scj6LMa4UVxjskIBzG_Ol4SmI7...
Battle Opera Schedule Update
Posted on November 2, 2018 by Bo
Good morning everyone! It's come to our attention that the video game tournament schedule for the Youmacon Battle Opera that's printed in our program guide is inaccurate. The correct version is below.
2018 Schedule – Grid and app
Posted on October 30, 2018 by youma-bcarter
Thank you all for riding with us through the Michigan cold! And now, for the moment you've all been waiting for! Our friends at the GM RenCen have passed over their Wayfinder app to help you not get lost in your trek through the building! Remember: You go up to go down. On Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/...
Youmacon Battle Opera is Live!
Posted on October 3, 2018 by youma-bcarter
Taking over what was once our coveted "Mini Main" ballroom in COBO, our Video Gaming department has expanded! Head on over to their page to see the tournament schedule! Your convention badge will get you in, but they also have game room only badges, if you're here for the FGO scene! Check it out!
1 Week Left to Submit to the AMV Contest!
Posted on September 29, 2018 by ngsilver
That's right ya'll, there is only one week left to submit your entries into this year's AMV Contest (The Fan Art Theater Competition). Remember that we accept all shapes and kinds of videos from new to old, Anime to Video Games, Manga to Cosplay, Live Action to CGI, and everything in between! The only requirement for freshness is if the ...
Capcom Live Registration Extension!
Posted on September 22, 2018 by Bo
From midnight tonight until September 28, we will have a limited amount of 3-day passes available as a special pre-registration extension! Register Here Clarifying edit: This is a regular 3-day badge inspired by our Capcom Live! announcement. Platinum badges are sold out.
Press pass deadline!
Posted on September 19, 2018 by youma-bcarter
Press and media passes will be open until October 1. Please fill out our form if you wish to apply.
Youmacon 2018 TCG Tournament Schedule
Posted on September 16, 2018 by Aaron
We are excited to announce the TCG Tournament Schedule for Youmacon 2018. The following game systems are included in the schedule: Magic the Gathering Pokemon Trading Card Game Yugioh Dragonball Super Pokemon Trading Card Game Transformer Trading Card Game Final Fantasy Trading Card Game Card Fight Vanguard The full schedule can be found here: Youmacon 2018 TCG Schedule
Fan Art Theater Competition! AMV Contest! Deadline October 5th!
Posted on September 4, 2018 by ngsilver
Open to all ages! Have a music video you want to see up on the big screen? Want a chance to win one of our coveted Golden VHS Tapes? Have a competitive edge and want to prove your editing is the best? Well look no further, because Youmacon's Fan Art Theater department is holding their Annual Fan Art Theater Competition ...
Youmacon! 2018! DJ Application!
Posted on August 8, 2018 by Bo
Hello Friends! You want to showcase your music at the Friday and Saturday night Raves at Youmacon? Here's your shot! What you need to be able to do: Perform an hour long set of music on stage in front of thousands of people. However, there are two rules that must be followed in your performance! No pre-rendered mixes! We do ...
2018 Volunteer Sign-up Form
Posted on July 6, 2018 by Bo
Volunteering is a fun and exciting way to help out your favorite convention while earning a refund of your badge cost (up to $70)! By completing the form on the link below you will be entered into the Youmacon Volunteering System. You are still required to check-in at Volunteering Operations once you arrive at the convention to activate your account. Please ...
2018 Intern Application is here!
Posted on by Bo
Hello Everyone, Here you go! There are two identical versions of the app attached; one is a Microsoft Word document and the other is an Open Office document. You only need to fill out one version, not both. The first page has instructions on filling out the app and where to send it once completed. For reference our departments are: ...
Galatune National Championship – TableTop Gaming
Posted on April 16, 2018 by Aaron
This is it. The moment you’ve be training for. Your chance to test your skills against Galatune players from across the nation! Become a part of history, and join us for the first-ever National Championship, co-hosted by Youmacon and the Tabletop Gaming Library. FREE TO ENTER with any Youmacon badge, we even provide the cards so you don’t ...
Registration is Open!
Posted on February 4, 2018 by Bo
Registration is now open for Youmacon 2018.
Until Next Year
Posted on January 21, 2018 by Bo
It's been another year of fun and cosplay, we've all made new friends and gone on new adventures. But now again it's time to say our goodbyes and stay in contact with one another. We hope you've enjoyed the con as much as we enjoyed putting it on for you and we hope we see all of you next year ...