Last Chance: Grab Your Blue T-shirt in Time for the Convention!

Hello, everyone! As some may already be aware, we are offering a limited selection of merchandise for the October HandyKon event! If you’d like a stylish limited-edition blue T-shirt in time for the convention, we recommend placing your orders by the 9th of October (Monday). Please be aware that orders

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Lets Talk About: Looking for Players

Are you coming alone? Have you selected at 3p game but the game takes 4 or 5 players? Could you accommodate another? We really want everyone to feel welcome at HandyCon, so we provide the large Orange extendable looking-for-players signs. Each room has access to them and you are welcome

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Lets Talk About: The Hegemony Suite

We have been enjoying Hegemony a lot recently (A LOT!) so Handycon have teamed up with Hegemonic Project Games to offer the Hegemony Suite. A large conference room with Hegemony permanently set up and lots of bookable games on the game organiser. Volunteer Martin Abrahams have offered to teach and

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Lets Talk About: The Games Library

With some minor give or take (to allow us to buy more games maybe) the entire Handycon collection is available on BGG under the account ‘handycon’ where you can see what we have available. You can sign out one game at a time and we ask people to be considerate

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2 Major Ticket Announcements!

Handycon 9 tickets are selling faster than expected and we anticipate selling out, to avoid disappointment we have today released one-day tickets for all three days today. Be sure to book as early as possible to join us for an amazing event in July. HandyKon (KCon & HC10) 3-Day Entry

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Handycon Phoenix Final Total

All the invoices have been cleared, the final amounts donated and we are delighted that Oracle have stepped up and matched nearly £800 of our donations to mean that the Charity Day we called Handycon Phoenix raised £1700 for such a good cause. Our final plea is – get checked,

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Handycon Jobs

Handycon is recruiting for a Website Assistant This is a freelance role, paying £15ph for an agreed amount of 6-8 hours per week, worked flexibly but to deadlines and would suit a stay-at-home parent looking for a few hours to fit around child care or someone looking for an extra

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HandyCon Returns 2023

After a long absence, Handycon is delighted to announce our planned return for 2023 with lots of exciting events planned, new ideas and even a small HandyToddler to ‘enhance’ each event. After a global pandemic (you may have heard about it) and the unfortunate closure of our venue in Maidenhead,

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HandyCon August 2022

As many may already be expecting, sadly we have to officially announce that HandyCon August 2022 will not be going ahead. We are still in the process of finding a new home for HandyCon and hope to be running the next event in 2023. As always, we will let you

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HandyCon August 2022: Holiday Inn Maidenhead Closure

We have just been informed that the Holiday Inn Maidenhead will be closing from the 1st April 2022 for the foreseeable future. This means that they have cancelled all future event bookings and as such we are now looking for alternate venues for our August event. But do not fear!

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