Origins Early Bird ends Jan. 15; time for clubs, GMs, volunteers to send info

January 14, 2011

Register at Early Bird rate by Jan. 15

Time is running out! To get your Origins full show badge at the Early Bird rate of $55, be sure to submit your online registration by January 15, 2011. After January 15, you can pre-register for the show at $65.


To register, visit and click the green Online Registration button to access our online registration system or by mailing or FAXing in the form available on the registration page. Mailed in forms must be postmarked by January 15. After January 15, incomplete orders will be removed from the system.


Time for clubs to register


If you are the organizer of a qualified game club, be sure to register as soon as possible so that your club members can purchase the club-rate badge. Please be sure to send your club member list (preferably as a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet) to expedite the registration process for all. The membership application can be downloaded from our website at To submit your application, e-mail


Event submissions are open


Game masters can submit events now. Download the form at and send your completed forms to


Ready to volunteer?


If you would like to volunteer at Origins 2011, please be sure to fill out and submit the online volunteer form. Volunteer information and a link to the online form is available at Don’t forget to fill out our form even if you have volunteered in the past. This will enable us to offer suitable volunteer opportunities to new and experienced people in a wide variety of areas—from events and programs to security, registration and more.

About Origins


The Origins Game Fair is one of the biggest hobby game conventions in the country. Origins takes place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, June 22-26, 2011.


Everyone is welcome at Origins. Last year, we welcomed over 10,000 attendees. Everyone is welcome at Origins. Come shop, eat, and play games at the 36th annual Origins Game Fair.


See you at Origins, Where Gaming Begins!