New At GX3! Announcing POC Safe Space
(This post was originally published on the gaymerx.com blog and was written by Tanya DePass.)Because GX3 is a physical space that extends into the virtual spaces of twitter, Facebook, Google+,... Read more
ANNOUNCEMENT: GX3 EARLY BIRD TICKET PRICING ENDS 10/19/2015
Hello GX family. As noted, GX3 Early Bird Ticket Pricing ends soon. Come join us at a cheap price.
Here's our most recent copy.
Tickets are selling like FAST along... Read more
Flame Con, E3 and ROM!
We’re back from a long week of showing off Read Only Memories at both the lovely Flame Con(the first LGBTQ comics convention!) in NY, and E3 in... Read more
Gaming In Color is OUT on major platforms
Today is the day! May 19, the release date of our documentary film Gaming In Color, in its major wide release on all your favorite platforms. The film is out... Read more
GaymerX-3 Tickets are Selling Out!
A few small announcements:
1) We have less than 40% tickets left for GaymerX-3- if you have a badge code redeem it NOW or else you risk not... Read more
10 days and 10K left!
Things are going really well over here - we've been talking to venues about our estimated attendance and the budget we will have to work with if we hit... Read more
GX3 is here!
Today marks the launch of our new Kickstarter campaign for our THIRD CONVENTION!
No longer GaymerX, next year's con will be titled GX3: Everyone Games
We want... Read more
GaymerX Needs YOUR Help! Lots of fun stuff inside
GaymerX2 is over...
But The Queer Gaming Movement Has Just Begun!
Hey There! My name is Matt Conn and I founded GaymerX two years ago as a silly idea at... Read more
GaymerX is less than a week away - MAP, Schedule and more!
Lots of stuff - all visual! Well..some of it :)
Haven't gotten tickets yet? Nows your last chance :D
MAP OF GX2
Now I bet you're asking..what are the... Read more
GaymerX is in EIGHT DAYS - last chance to get badges!!
Last chance to attend the largest public gaming event in San Francisco! Come join GaymerX as we hold the largest, most inclusive gaming convention open to /everyone/ - but you... Read more
GX Hotel Rooms have almost SOLD OUT!
Rooms at the InterContinental San Francisco are selling quickly! If you are planning on coming to GaymerX but have not gotten your room yet, get one ASAP!! If you... Read more
Big News for GaymerX! The Schedule is LIVE!!
The first draft of the schedule is now live and in functioning order!
Changes will undoubtedly occur but will always be reflected on the schedule! Also, panels are still being... Read more
WOOO!!! The GaymerX2 Forums are here! Panel submissions end TOMORROW! Flash Sale!
Want to connect with someone to see if you can share a ride with them to GaymerX?
Or split a room?
Or plan a group cosplay?
Ask us questions?
It's... Read more
Last 5 Hours -- We need your help!
The GaymerX2 Kickstarter is coming to an end and we need your help! Last year we raised over $90,000 and were able to throw an amazing convention, and... Read more
Hello again, all you familiar faces!
First, thank you so much for being a part of history by supporting GaymerX - our first convention wouldn't have been so successful without you.
We've been working on the GaymerX2 Kickstarterand... Read more
GaymerX2 is here!!! (((o(*ﾟ▽ﾟ*)o)))
Hi GaymerX backers!
It’s been a little while since we’ve been able to have tons of fun with you all, but the days until GaymerX2 are counting down!
With much... Read more
Now is the BEST TIME to get your GaymerX2 tickets!!
Becuase for just $9 more than the regular ticket price, or just $4 more than the VIP ticket price, you can also get a beanie, two awesome sticker sheets... Read more
Last 5 days to get GaymerX2 tickets for just $56!
Hey there friend!
Tickets for GaymerX2 are going fast and we expect to sell completely out of badges even before the convention. Although we have moved from two to three... Read more
GaymerX2 Announced! Get Tickets! Book Your Room!
That’s right, folks! The dates, venue, and some of the guests of GaymerX2 have been announced!
On July 11th-13th, 2014, GaymerX2 will take place at the InterContinental San Francisco hotel. ... Read more
Thank You, Clearance Sale and GX2 Tickets!
Hey Gaymers, Gamers and Friends!
In the wake of GaymerX, we are still in awe of how well things went and what awesome, amazing people showed up! Those of you... Read more
Last week to register badges!
We are almost at the big event!
That means a whole bunch of preparation on our end! However, in order to have all of your badges and goodies ready for... Read more
Reminder: You must redeem your badge code by July 25th
With the con 3 weeks away, wanted to clear up two things:
- We're not sending out physical badges - we sent out badge codes which you can... Read more
3 weeks out (!!) and we're also finally "GaymerX" on Kickstarter!
You may have noticed a new name emailing you - we managed to switch over all of our platforms due to the legal dispute to GaymerX, but now finally we... Read more
Last Call! We have some vendor space & artist spaces available!
As we get closer, we now know how many tables/spaces we have available for vendors and artists, and that we dohave at least a few vendor spaces and... Read more
Preregister for GaymerX!
Hey everyone! Just a heads up:
Pre-Registration for GaymerX will be closing 07/18/13!
If you are looking to get tickets, we suggest you do it before then! Tickets will still... Read more
HOTELS and DISCOUNT CODE FOR YOUR FRIENDS!
Hello Gaymers and Allies!
We’ve heard news that the Kabuki Hotel has sold out! We chatted with the fine folks at the hotel and they were able to open... Read more
Badges - BMO Edition!
What a fantastic day for human rights- we’re so excited over here at GaymerConnect and can not WAIT for GaymerX in just over 30 days now. Hoping... Read more
*Blares Trumpet* Now Announcing!
Announcing our full list of Bosses of Honor and Companies involved including BioWare, League of Legends, and EA. Also announced are Bosses of Honor Matthew Michael Brown, Zach Weiner and... Read more
Announcing Boss of Honor #3 and Artist #3
Check it out!
We still have some more surprises up our sleeves too!
Tickets are still on sale at https://www.gaymerconnect.com/badges/new so please tell your friends!
Thank ye! (bret hart is not... Read more
Please back the "Gaming In Color" Kickstarter!
If you haven't heard about Gaming In Color, we urge you to go check it out, donate, and help spread the word.
We're extremely excited that a... Read more
Announcing BOH #2, Artist #2 and MOAR CONNECT FEATURES
If you missed our Gaymers Hangout! last night, no worries, as we’re here to catch you up on all the goodies, including a new Boss of Honor, artist... Read more
New GaymerConnect Features and Interview with GameRevolution about GaymerX!
Some big updates from Gaymerland -
> We recently did an interview with the fabulous GameRevolution.com about GaymerX and what's in store. Please check it out! http://www.gamerevolution.com/features/gamerevolution-goes-gay-for-gaymerx-the-first-lgbt-gaming-convention
> We've... Read more
ANNOUNCING BOSS OF HONOR #1 and ARTIST #1 @GAYMERX!
Hey Gaymers and friends!
Got some cool gay announcements for you this wonderful Tuesday:
- Everyone who donated should have gotten an email with a Badge Code to redeem on... Read more
GaymerX Badge Codes and Registration
Hey everyone! Been a great start to the new year!
As many of you know, badge codes went out this week and we are really excited to watch the number... Read more
SOON, MY PRETTIES. VERY SOON.
Tomorrow's the day!
Brace yourselves, everybody, because tomorrow we'll be sending out the GaymerX badge codes! With your code will be a link to the page where you can register... Read more
Hey everyone, important stuff's been going on this holiday season and we wanted to keep you posted!
Due to a recent trademarking issue, the name of the convention has... Read more
Kickstarter Goodies In The Mail, GaymerConnect Launch & Important Update!
Hope you all are having a nerdy and wonderful holiday season. Hopefully you've gotten the chance to catch up on some of the games you've been backlogged on... Read more
Packing Up Your Goodies and Launch of GaymerStore!
We got the bitroms and stickers, and we have your goodies getting packed up this week. We can’t wait to get these items into your inventory, and we've... Read more
Final, Final Chance to Submit Surveys for Goodies!
The bitroms and stickers are here and we want to get them out to you! If you haven't yet filled out your survey, tomorrow is the very last... Read more
Last Chance to Fill Out Your Kickstarter Survey! Get your Goodies!
We're working really hard over here to continue to push along the GaymerCon mission, but we need YOUR help. We still have about 15% of Kickstarter backers who... Read more
Don't Forget to Fill Out Your Survey & GLAAD "Gaymers Go Purple" Spirit Day Contest!
Quick update: If you haven't yet, please make sure to fill out your surveys. We still have about 15% unfilled out, and the sooner we get that info,... Read more
Boss Battle Complete! 1,531 XP & 91,389G found!
Last night, at 8:53 PM PST, the GaymerCon Kickstarter Boss Battle came to an end. After 30 days of non stop fighting - including a dangerous mini boss who cast... Read more
Final 12 Hours & Last Minute Checklist!
We have only 12 hours left, can we hit our last stretch goal?! We're so close!
Some important things to note before the end of the KS:
-... Read more
Xbox LIVE supports GaymerCon
Today, we are extremely pleased and honored to show off a video that Xbox LIVE made for us.
Your support of our project is already making waves in the... Read more
UPDATE: We're live, come party with us! (from 8 - 11 PST!)
Roar! Party tonight in SF & Only 3 days left to get your badges!
UPDATE: We're live, come party with us!
Real quick - we wanted to roar at you.
NUMBER ONE ROAR: We are having a thank you party for... Read more
Important Common Questions
With just 6 days left to go, we've gotten a bunch of common questions, and wanted to make sure that you saw the answers to them.
I would... Read more
Boss of Honor Unlocked and Final Boss Stretch Goal: GaymerConnect @$100k!
SHAMZWOW. What a crazy ride! Just after we posted our last update, we zoooomed past $60,000 and now have unlocked our Boss of Honor. You have helped us level up... Read more
Brunch, Bonus Levels, and BBC
Hey Gaymers & Allies!
(TL;DR - you are awesome, the response has been out and this next week is going to be amazing!)
Wow - this has been quite a... Read more
Closing in on Celebrity Boss of Honor! Also! New reward for anyone who pledges $100+ at 50K, and new prize levels!
Hello fabulous supporters! :D
We are about halfway to our next stretch goal of $60K and we've got an amazing announcement later this week, but in the meantime we've got a... Read more
Update #3: Intl. Shipping, +1s, and Stretch Goals! and THANK YOU!!!
This has been an amazing ride - we're over 90% to our goal at the time we're writing this (less than $2,300 away!) and the response has been overwhelming... Read more
Update #2: 13K & We Can't Go To Sleep.
Too giddy. You player ones are all awesome.
Time to pop these in and try to unwind after a crazy last 24 hours o_o
You are all very sexy people.... Read more
Day 1 Update: Oh my glob. 50% in 24 hours.
Today has been an extremely humbling and amazing day - the outpouring of support and love that we've gotten from the gaming community has been nothing short of amazing. Over... Read more