Origins Premier Track
Announcing the Origins Premier Track where you can try out new games in the works. For more information, check out our Premier Track Page.
Smithee Awards
The Smithee Awards are back! Come see the SMITHEE AWARDS™ XXIII: THE DESOLATION OF SMITHEE. Visit our Smithee page for more.
Media Guest Announced
Origins would like to announce its 2014 Media Guest - Alaina Huffman. Learn more about Alaina here.

We have a “MONSTER” of a show planned for 2014!

We once again want to thank Mayfair Games, our Show Co-Sponsor for the fourth year!

The great events that happen at Origins each year are a direct result of our wonderful sponsors, clubs and GMs! Please be sure to let them know how much we appreciate them!

The Origin’s Store is now OPEN! Come and check out the Origins Store at OffWorld Designs.

We have all new products featuring our show mascot Crit! You can purchase badge holders, pint glasses, sweatshirts and more. Click the link below to start shopping!


So many new and exciting things this year and the return of so many great & fun events!

Board Games: The Mayfair Room and a Catan World Championship Qualifier. The winner of this event will attend the Catan World Championship in Berlin to compete for the title of Best Catan player in the world! The Rio Grande Room and a Dominion Tournament, The Board room, Queen Games is celebrating their 25th Anniversary, Upper Deck is holding a National Tournament and Japanime Games is holding a Regional Tournament.

Role Playing Games: D&D, Pathfinder (The Pathfinder room, a Special & level +12th play), The Gathering, The Origins Indie Games on Demand, Shadowrun Fast Play & more!  New this year is the Player Creation Station by Hero Labs!

Miniatures: The WizKids HeroClix Nationals are back! Battle Tech Tournaments! Zvezda Tournaments and the Command Post for war game skirmishes!

CCG’s: The Star City Open returns! The Konami Extravaganza for a third year! Bushiroad Vanguard Card Fight! Team League and Buddy Fight Tournaments!

The Electronic Game room returns! Come play the electronic version of your favorite games!

Returning this year is the Kids Room, costume contest, the Smithees, the Origins Awards, the Origins Auction, and so much MORE!

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