Paradox Interactive, the Sweedish studio behind games Crusader Kings or Hearts of Iron and partner behind Cities: Skylines and Pillars of Eternity has announced that tickets for their annual convention PDXCON 2018 will go on sale February 8th for the weekend event in Stockholm. This is the 2nd ever PDXCON and the convention runs May 18th to the 20th providing a "public celebration of their global community of fans and players." From the press release:
Attendees will have exclusive chances to meet the creators of their favorite games, mingle with top content creators within the community, learn what’s in store for future titles, and of course, play Paradox games with their friends to tell new stories within the publisher’s many worlds.
Tickets are available in tiers, each with a set of perks and attractions. All tiers have an Early Bird discount for those purchased in the first month of availability. The basic package, the Baron, is an all-access pass to the convention for Saturday and Sunday, the 19th and 20th, and a goodie bag, with additional access to special multiplayer events and on-site betas. The premium King ticket will is the Baron package along with special Friday the 18th activities at the Paradox Interactive offices, a larger goodie bag, and in-game swag for Crusader Kings II. Then there is the Emperor ticket that includes personal workshops with the Paradox developers, discounts on upcoming titles, meals at the convention, and will allow the purchasers to have their own personally designed characters added to an upcoming Paradox game.
More details available on the PDXCON website, along with sign up information.