First Annual TwitchCon 2015 Coming to the US in September; Tickets on Sale Starting Tomorrow

on April 9, 2015 1:25 PM

Twitch has grown easily into one of the most prominent and largest-scaled platforms for livestreaming and competitive gaming events, and now the company is spreading its wings  to one of its biggest events yet with the first annual TwitchCon.

TwitchCon 2015, the first-ever convention hosted by the online streaming platform, will be coming to San Francisco, California in the US on September 25 – 26th, 2015, with badge sales for the event scheduled to begin tomorrow, April 10th.

Starting tomorrow, those interested in purchasing badges for TwitchCon 2015 can head over to the TwitchCon website, where badges will be available starting at 2pm PDT. Badges will be available in a variety of pricing tiers: Friday one-day badges are $50, Saturday one-day badges are $60, and two-day passes retail for $85. A Twitch-hosted after-party will also be taking place on Saturday of the convention, costing badge holders an additional $25 for access on that day.

Early-bird pricing will also be available for purchasing badges on April 10th, 2015 until 11pm PDT: Friday-only badges will be discounted to $45, Saturday-only badges down to $55, and two-day badges will be dropped to $75. After that, the badges will retail for the regular prices mentioned above.

In addition to badge sales starting tomorrow, April 10th will also be the start of submissions for panels, workshops, and other events to be held at TwitchCon 2015, with numerous notable streamers set to attend alongside numerous livestreams and other interactive events. Twitch CEO Emmett Shear will be in attendance to deliver the convention’s keynote address.

TwitchCon 2015 will take place in the Moscone West Hall of the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California from September 25 – 26th, 2015: if you’re looking to jump in on the company’s first-ever convention, click here to bookmark the tickets page and get ready for ticket sales, which start tomorrow, April 10th, 2015 at 2pm PDT.

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Ryan is the Features Editor at DualShockers, with over five years' experience in the world of video games culture and writing. He holds a BA in English & Cinema from Binghamton University, and lives in New York City.
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