Information on Genericon 2016

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Science Fiction Convention with Anime, Gaming and Video Games

March 4-6, 2016
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY

Information:
Genericon is a weekend-long, general convention run by the students of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. We feature a wide variety of attractions that run the gamut of geeky hobbies, including science fiction, gaming of all forms, and anime. Our events include panels by guest speakers, video gaming tournaments, role-playing games of both the pen-and-paper and live-action variety, and twenty-four hour showings of both science fiction classics and modern anime fresh from Japan. The convention runs for an uninterrupted 48 hours, starting at 5 PM on Friday and ending at 5 PM the following Sunday.

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $30

Guests:
Robert Axelrod (Actor, Integrity Publicity)
Uncle Yo (Comedian)

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Previous/Future Events:
Genericon 2003  January 24-26, 2003
Genericon 2004  January 16-18, 2004
Genericon 2005  January 28-30, 2005
Genericon 2006  January 27-29, 2006
Genericon 2007  January 26-28, 2007
Genericon 2008  January 25-27, 2008
Genericon 2009  January 23-25, 2009
Genericon 2010  February 12-14, 2010
Genericon 2011  February 11-13, 2011
Genericon 2012  March 2-4, 2012
Genericon 2013  March 1-3, 2013
Genericon 2014  Feb 28 - Mar 2, 2014
Genericon 2015  March 13-15, 2015
Genericon 2016  March 4-6, 2016

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Last updated: 2016-03-03