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Old 05-15-2005, 01:20 AM   #1
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hello got a question..
I just registered for the Fan Faire do i get a ticket or anything like that sent in the mail or do i just show up with my name and expect to get in. I wish the site would work properlly so i can read the FAQs and such but it doesnt i read a few posts down that it was supposed to be fixed i dont know but its not working on mine still ive been trying it for days. Well anyways if anyone has any information on this i would appreciate it. Cant wait till the 9th
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Old 05-15-2005, 08:47 AM   #2
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What is a Fan Faire?The SOE Fan Faire is a Sony Online Entertainment-sponsored event designed to allow players the chance not only to meet one another, but also many of the more prominent SOE personalities. It's a great opportunity to meet the real people behind the online avatars and the game itself. Though attendees will have plenty of opportunity to mingle freely with one another and make new friends, they'll also have the chance to participate in a number of panel discussions and game-themed live events.When and where are the Fan Faire events held?Fan Faire events are held in various regions throughout the U.S. and occur once to twice a year. We try to choose locations that will accommodate as many players as possible. Every so often, we may solicit your input on future locations of Fan Faire via polls on this site.What does this cost?The Fan Faire registration costs $120 for a Classic Pass, $150 for a Gold Pass and $175 for a Platinum Pass if you pre-register on line. If you do not pre-register, you can still get a ticket at the door for the cost of your admission package plus a $10 service fee and Nevada State and Local Taxes, approximately 7.5%. Please note that this cost DOES NOT include airfare/hotel accommodations.What do I get for my registration fee?Classic Pass - With a Classic Pass, you have unlimited access to a whole weekend worth of fun! You are eligible to participate in game tournaments, the costume contest, game-specific forums, a welcome reception, grand banquet and game-specific live events. Gold Pass - The Gold Pass entitles you to all that's included in the Classic Pass, plus admission to the grand finale at The Beach on Saturday, June 11th. Please note that you must be 21 or older to attend The Beach, with valid identification. Platinum Pass - The Platinum Pass grants you access to all Fan Faire Events, including the grand finale Beach Party, as well as an invitation to Brunch with the Development Team. If you register for the Platinum Pass, the Fan Faire team will contact you at a later date to confirm your seat for this special brunch.Can I upgrade my pass at a later date?In order to upgrade your pass, you will need to cancel your existing registration and purchase the upgraded version. Please contact [email protected] for assistance.I did not receive a confirmation email after I registered. Am I really registered?If you did not receive a confirmation email after you registered, your registration likely did not go through. Please contact the FanFaire Team ([email protected]) to check on your registration status. Also, be sure that you have an active, current email address.I can't get there in time for the early registration. Can I still get my Player Passport and get in when I arrive?Yes! Just check in when you get there. Please be sure to bring valid identification.Can children attend this event?Children can attend this event, but an adult must accompany all minors. The cost for children is the same as for adults. Please note that certain events are age-restricted. Please visit the home page for more information on which events apply.My spouse and I both play EQ. Should we list one of us as a guest?No. A guest is someone that does not play EQ. Each player should register individually to get his or her personalized Player Passport.My spouse does not play EQ but wants to come with me. What is the fee for someone that does not play?The fee is the same for players and non-players. Just list them as your guest on the registration form.Here are the FAQ's from the site.... hope this helps ya! But.. when you show up.. have an ID.. and you'll get your Passport with your chara name, guild, server that you registered with and a packet with schedules, info, etc. You only get confirmation via e-mail, no tickets. What about my hotel accommodations?You are responsible for making your own hotel and travel arrangements. We have arranged special accommodations with the hotel hosting our event, and you may wish to take advantage of these. The special rate code for the Las Vegas Hilton is SVSOE5, and the special SOE rate is $125 per night plus applicable tax.What if I need to cancel my registration? Can I get a refund?To cancel your registration, please email your request to [email protected] Please include your Station name with your email. Refunds can only be issued before the close of registration. Once registration is closed we must guarantee the number of attendees with the venue hosting the event. After May 20th, there will be no changes to registrations, cancellations, or refunds.I am a guide. Do I register under my guide name or my player name?Register as your play-character and then register for the guide dinner as your guide character, per the Guide Boards.Can I wear a costume to Fan Faire?Of course you can wear a costume! In fact, we encourage it. Unfortunately, the hotel does not allow weapons (steel, wood, or any other simulated weapon that may pose a danger to yourself or someone else) in any public area. If you are found with if you are found with a dangerous weapon in your possession in a public area, you will be asked to return the item to your room immediately.If you still have questions, please email the FanFaire Team at [email protected]
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Old 05-15-2005, 08:51 AM   #3
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Hope this helps ya! But, yes.. you just show up and get your Passport with chara name, guild, server that you registered with. No tix via e-mail. You will get a packet of info with schedule of events and such when you sign in. Make sure you have an ID!
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