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Ropecon 2017

Ropecon is the largest non-commercial role-playing convention in Europe. Each year it brings together both game enthusiasts as well as professionals in the field of role-playing games.

The convention weekend is packed with diverse program that is entirely planned and carried out “by gamers, for gamers”. In addition to tournaments and other game related programs Ropecon also features lectures, panel discussions and workshops on a wide variety of topics. Two major awards, The Golden Dragon and The Deed of the Year, are presented annually at Ropecon for achievements and contributions to the Finnish role-playing game culture.

Around 800 volunteers participate in the making of Ropecon each year. The organization behind the convention is Ropecon ry, a non-profit which aims to promote and develop the role-playing game culture as well as the card game, miniature wargame and board game hobbies in Finland.

Ropecon in a nutshell

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Ropecon is the largest non-commercial role-playing convention in Europe.

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Ropecon, the largest non-commercial role-playing convention in Europe, is held 28th – 30th of July 2017 at the Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre in Helsinki, Finland. The three day convention features a wide variety of programs and brings together both game enthusiasts as well as professionals from the field of role-playing games.

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Ropecon, the largest non-commercial role-playing convention in Europe, is held 28th – 30th of July 2017 at the Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre in Helsinki, Finland. The three day convention full of diverse program is entirely planned and carried out “by gamers, for gamers”. The organization behind the convention is Ropecon ry, a non-profit which aims to promote and develop the role-playing culture and the card game, miniature wargame and board game hobbies in Finland.

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Ropecon, the largest non-commercial role-playing convention in Europe, is held 28th – 30th of July 2017 at the Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre in Helsinki, Finland. The three day convention brings together both enthusiasts as well as professionals from the field of role-playing games. The weekend packed with diverse program is entirely planned and carried out “by gamers, for gamers”. In addition to tournaments and other game related programs Ropecon features lectures, panel discussions and workshops in a wide variety of topics.  Two major awards, The Golden Dragon and The Deed of the Year, are presented annually at Ropecon for achievements and contributions to the Finnish role-playing game culture. The organization behind the convention is Ropecon ry, a non-profit which aims to promote and develop the role-playing culture and the card game, miniature wargame and board game hobbies in Finland.

Get in touch

tiedotus@ropecon.fi