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http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2011.../minecraftcon/

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There’d be contests (costume, speed building, whatever else), Q&A sessions, parties and awesome food and such”, he says. Awesome food! He means cheese and pineapple on a stick, I can only presume. His question to you, however, is whether you’d be prepared to pay $90 to attend this fan-gathering, and whether the sleepy, unflashy city of Las Vegas is a location you’d be willing/able to get to for it.
For fans of Minecraft, is it worth the price of admission?

Considering it's six times the cost of the game .
Edited by frickfrock999 - 5/12/11 at 11:23am
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yes obviously minecraft FTW
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If you're paying $500 - $1000 to go to a convention of your favourite game, $90 seems pretty doable. Most people vacation once or twice a year, $90 isn't much really.
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Originally Posted by CorkyFan View Post
If you're paying $500 - $1000 to go to a convention of your favourite game, $90 seems pretty doable. Most people vacation once or twice a year, $90 isn't much really.
The price of a con is dependent on who/what is going to be there. I could see this being like spending $90 to look on minecraft forums.
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Why Las Vegas Mojang, WHYYYY!!! Do it in Europe, it's your continent, FFS!!!


I can't go to Las Vegas. But I can go to anywhere in Europe relatively cheap.
   
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Not quite that heavy into MC, been awhile since I really played. $90 is probably a good deal to the hardcore fans.
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The guy has around 8 million in the bank. Shouldn't be hard to pull off for him.

Might be a reason the price is so low by comparison to other cons.
     
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The cost of going there for one game? I can just play it instead.
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If this is true I might consider going.
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Originally Posted by slosha69 View Post
The cost of going there for one game? I can just play it instead.
You've never been to a convention before I take it.
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