Scavenger Hunt Headquarters will be outside the Tabletop department. The Scavenger Hunt Headquarters will be open Thursday-Saturday 10am-8pm, and Sunday 10am-4PM. Head inside Tabletop if no Scavenger Hunt official is currently available.
Use the hashtag #MAGFestScavengerHunt2018 if you post your photos to social media
The scavenger hunt is separated into 3 parts: MAGFest, Cosplay, and Random.
Photos may be taken on a phone, digital camera, Polaroid, disposable camera, et al.
All photos MUST be taken with permission from all persons involved. Don’t take random
pictures of people or products without asking. And remember, no means no. If someone
doesn’t want their picture taken, don’t take their picture
Cooperation is encouraged. Work together with your friends, MAGFest staff and other
attendees to complete each section.
MPoints will be awarded for whoever completes each category first, as well as ALL three.
There is a prize chart at Scavenger Hunt Headquarters
If you finish a section, head over to the Scavenger Hunt Table to redeem your photos for
There is a lot to explore at MAGFest that a lot of people miss. Use this scavenger hunt to help you explore all that MAGFest has to offer. Each area will have a different task for you to complete.
Take a photo at each of these places doing the described.
Registration- A photo of you with your badge
Panels- Learn something new
Tabletop- Learn and play a new board game
Arcade- Find your favorite pinball machine
Consoles- Play a Kirby game
Indie games- Play something you’ve never heard of
Concert Hall- A picture of a band you went to see
Jam Clinic- Check out a jam session
MAGFest Museum- Your favorite exhibit
Gazebo- Take a rare photo of the gazebo being empty
Fountain- Watch the light show
Hunt and find people in various kinds of cosplay (yes, you can include yourself in cosplay if you choose to do so.) ALWAYS get consent to photograph. Please ask the person you want to photograph for a picture.
If you are unsure about something like character, franchise, gender, or origin just ask politely.
Find a cosplay from...
...a TV show
...a video game
A gender-bend cosplay (a cosplay of one gender turned into a different gender)
Deadpool cosplaying as another character
A character turned steampunk
Someone cosplaying your favorite character
Someone wearing a cosplay you don’t know
A cosplay that is very original/unique
Two people (who don’t know each other) cosplaying the same character
BONUS: Someone cosplaying the same character as you
This section is just for fun, some random things for you to find and do. Take a photo of the following things:
A really cool pair of shoes
Really cool hair/wig
An awesome beard
A really cool outfit that is NOT cosplay
A meal you ate this weekend
Your favorite outfit that you wore
“No Colossus roar beyond this point”
A really crowded elevator
People having a makeshift dance party somewhere random
A MAGFest Treasure Chest
Someone wearing this year’s MAGFest shirt
Someone wearing a previous years MAGFest shirt
Someone wearing a MAGFest staff shirt