Q-Con is a multiformat convention, with events including role playing, LARPs, war games, board games, collectable card games, console games, PC LAN, arcade machines, anime screenings, cosplay, scifi & fantasy screenings, charity events and other special events. A highlight of Q-Con in recent years has been Qnightmare, a full re-creation of the cult TV show Knightmare.
Q-Con XV took place on 27-29th June 2008, in the Queen's University Belfast Students' Union. It had an attendence of over 800, confirming its status as Ireland's biggest games convention. Highlights included a very successful Cosplay Masquerade and Rock Band LIVE in the Mandela Hall.