Frequently Asked Questions

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Where can I find your terms of service?

The purchase of a TsunamiCon badge implies that you have read and agreed to abide by our terms of service.  Our terms of service agreement can be found at tsunamicon.org/tos.

Does a badge qualify me for any event, or could there be additional fees?

Nearly every event hosted by TsunamiCon is free of charge with the purchase of your badge, including convention-hosted tournaments, non-exclusive games, panels and activities, and live performances.  A small number of tournaments hosted by third-party vendors may require an additional entry fee to help cover the cost of prizes and/or materials. There are sometimes exclusive games that may require a small entry fee.

How do I purchase a GM or Volunteer pass?

Game Masters or volunteers who commit to 4 or more hours of service at the convention are eligible for a discounted prices on their badge.  To redeem the discount, select a weekend badge in our online store, then select the appropriate discount on the next page.  GMs must pre-register their games and volunteers must submit a volunteer application to qualify for the discount. These discounts are only available on advance tickets and not during the event.

If you have questions about volunteering, contact [email protected].
For more information about running games and events at TsunamiCon, contact [email protected].

Where can I purchase a badge for TsunamiCon?

Various ticketing options are available at discounted prices on our website.  Weekend passes will also be available during the event.

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What hours does the convention run?

The operating hours for TsunamiCon 2020 are:

Friday, Oct 16th  8am to 3:00am
Saturday, Oct 17th  8am to 3:00am
Sunday, Oct 20th  8am to 10:00pm

If there is sufficient demand, we may open additional tables during overnight hours.

How can I schedule and host a panel at TsunamiCon?

The online format for this year's event provides the perfect platform for panels and discussion groups. To submit a request to run a panel, lecture, or discussion group at the convention, submit your event for approval.  You are responsible for managing all necessary applications and providing any requisite resources for your presentation. If you have any questions, contact our event coordinator at [email protected].

How can I run a game or event at TsunamiCon?

At TsunamiCon, we are always looking for dedicated game masters.  To schedule a game during the convention, visit our game registration page and submit the details of your event.  Your event will then be approved and scheduled by management as available. If we require clarification or request changes to your entry, you will be contact via email and asked to make any necessary adjustments and resubmit. If you have any questions or want more information, contact our event coordinator at [email protected].

How can I get more information on demoing a game at TsunamiCon?

We are very interested in seeing new games and game-related products showcased at our event, and we are excited to help local and regional game designers gain exposure.  If you are interested in demoing a game or product, you are welcome to schedule demos as you see fit. If you have questions, please contact our event coordinator at [email protected].  For maximum exposure and preferential access to space, we encourage you to purchase a vendor space in the TsunamiCon Marketplace.

How do I get into the event?

Anyone interested in attending TsunamiCon will need to purchase a badge.  A badge gives you access to our virtual game space, panels and entertainment programs, and other free events.  A badge will also allow you to purchase event tickets to participate in specific games and events.

Note that, with rare exception, tickets to games and events at the convention are free and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Where is TsunamiCon?

This year's TsunamiCon event is being held online. The designated event space will be managed via a custom Discord server, and GMs will host games using the tools and platform of their choosing.

When is TsunamiCon?

TsunamiCon takes place annually in the fall.  This year's event is being held October 16th through 18th, 2020.

What is TsunamiCon?

TsunamiCon is a grass-roots fanmade tabletop gaming convention held every year in Wichita, Kansas.  It's a three-day event with a focus on roleplaying games, board games, card games, miniature games, and related activities.  It's the first and only event of its kind in Wichita, with organized gaming events, tournaments, contests, and demos all weekend long, as well as panels, cosplay events, a dealer hall, live entertainment, LARP events, and more!

Due to the public health crisis, our 2020 event will be hosted in a virtual environment.

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