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Best Bets: Berserkon Gaming Convention at the DECC

An attendee dressed as Jawa from “Star Wars” for the inaugural Berserkon Gaming Convention. This year’s event starts Friday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. 2013 file / News Tribune.

Grab your cloak, gamers. It’s the return of Berserkon.

The three-day gaming convention runs Friday through Sunday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center and features a range of card games, dice games, film screenings, apocalypse scenarios and superhero battle demos.

There will be a “Welcome to the Con!” party at 8 tonight at Canal Park Brewing.

Last year’s inaugural event attracted about 300 gamers.

This year’s major events include big games of Magic: The Gathering, Warhammer, Pathfinder and a special screening of “Fear of Girls Episode 4: The Party Bus of Elemental Evil,” with director Ryan Wood and stars Scott Jorgenson and Tom Lommel in attendance.

GO SEE IT What: Berserkon Gaming Convention

When: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday

Where: Duluth Entertainment Convention Center

Tickets: Available at

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