Curiosities Market Returns! BGG Auction and Math Trade Begun!

Sal’s Traveling Market of Curiosities, the 2017 Totalcon Market is now open for submissions. Put items in the market to find them a new home. Shop to take home new treasures. Go to the Curiosities page to see all the fun.

For even more action, the No Ship Auction and No Ship Math Trade return. These are run through the BoardgameGeek websit. Click on the links above for more information.


TotalCon 31 Pre-Registration is now open until February 17, 2017 at 11:58pm.

Pre-Reg Pricing: $65 for a full 4 day weekend badge, all events included except for special events as noted in event descriptions.

$20 each for Thursday and Sunday.

$25 each for Friday and Saturday.

Badges sold on-site will cost more.

Please reserve seats now! Many events fill up quickly.

See the Event Listing page for the files describing events before you register.

To register: Login to your account or create a new user account.

For full registration information and policies click here

Pricing for TotalCon 31

After much feedback, TotalCon has changed its pricing policy. TotalCon is implementing a one price badge and will no longer be charging ticket fees. A full weekend badge will be $65 for 4 days pre-reg, $75 at the door. Thursday or Sunday is $20/1 day pre-reg, $25 at the door. Friday or Saturday is $25/1 day pre-reg, $30 at the door.

Childrens' passes are 50% of the adult pass cost.

Tournaments and specially priced events may incur additional costs (see the event listings for additional costs).

Event registration will remain the same. Reserved tickets will receive priority seating at events. Registering for events is highly encouraged as many events fill up quickly. For more information, please visit the Registration Page.

New England Regional Tournament Board Games Announced

The tournament board games for Totalcon 2016 have been selected and New England titles are on the line for:

  • Splendor
  • Dominion
  • Power Grid
  • Puerto Rico
  • St Petersburg
  • Ticket to Ride
  • Stone age
  • Castles of Burgundy
  • Concordia
  • 7 Wonders Duel

See the schedule New England Regional 2017 schedule

Catan's new distributors, Catan Studios, has agreed to sponsor a qualifier tournament at TotalCon. Details will be announced later.

Agricola is now distributed in the US by Mayfair and for 2017 plans are being made for tournaments that will be linked to the publishers' national and international championships. If those plans aren't in place for February, TotalCon will have its own tournament for Agricola.

TotalCon is Moving!

With an eye towards the future, Total Confusion is pleased to announce that TotalCon 31, coming February 23-26, 2017 will be held at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel, 181 Boston Post Road West, Marlborough, MA 01752 The convention will still be in one hotel and on one floor this year. Rooms are available for booking now. Go to the TotalCon Reservation Page. The Group Login is: TotCon17. Room rates start at $129 with continental breakfast included.

See the Hotel page for more information.

Create a User Account

Everyone must have a user account before registering for Totalcon. If you don't have one, click here to create one. This account will be used for Totalcon 31 and all future events. It will uniquely identify you and prevent problems with tracking registration and event sign-ups. You will be asked to log in to your account (see Login at top of all pages) in order to register or make changes in your registration.