GaymerCon: Everybody Games

A project in San Francisco, CA by GaymerCon

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GaymerCon is the first gaming and tech convention with a focus on LGBT geek culture.
Backers: 1531
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $91,388 of $25,000
Dates: Aug 1st -> Aug 31st (30 days)
Project By: GaymerCon
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Latest News

Changes I Hope to See With GaymerX3

August 11th - via:
GaymerX2 was supposed to be the last GaymerX convention. Despite tremendous love for the first and second years, it was just too much of a financial burden for organizers. And yet, thanks to an unfortunate slip up with NIS America, GaymerX staff got to see that their convention had actually made an impact on people. Suddenly, people and companies pledged thousands of dollars to help fund a third convention. Yes, at the time a third convention was off the table, but such kind gestures did not go unnoticed. As fantastic as GaymerX2 was, there are still a few changes I would really love to see if – and when – GaymerX3 becomes a real thing. (Read More)

GaymerConnect (formerly GaymerCon) Turns To Kickstarter To Fund Documentary

March 7th - via:
Last August, a group of LBGTQ gamers created a Kickstarter project to fund a gaming convention for people of all colors on the rainbow flag and their allies. With a $25,000 target, GaymerX 2013 raised $91,000. Now GaymerConnect is back with a new Kickstarter project to raise money for a documentary, Gaming in Color, which promises to “show you the queer side of gaming. The good, the bad, the FABULOUS!” (Read More)

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