Press & Content Creator Application

Who Qualifies

MagicCon: Philadelphia Press and Content Creator registration is open for journalists and creators who regularly make editorial and social media contributions. Editorial press includes writers, reporters, reviewers, producers, photographers, videographers, etc. who are attending specifically to write about MagicCon: Philadelphia and/or cover the event for internet sites, newspapers, magazines, TV and radio. Content creators include social media personalities who regularly develop Magic content for their social platform audiences.

Press and Content Creator Badges

MagicCon: Philadelphia Press and Content Creator badges are extended as a courtesy of MagicCon. These badge types provide complimentary access to MagicCon: Philadelphia for all three days of the event. Press and Content Creator badges grant you access to all panels and live events, but cannot guarantee you seating. On top of that, all Press & Content Creator badge holders will receive a swag bag packed with interesting and entertaining items (More info coming soon)...A Press or Content Creator badge does not:

  • Grant early or special access into MagicCon: Philadelphia
  • Give the ability to cut lines
  • Include free access into any events requiring an additional ticket
  • Grant early access or extra opportunities to purchase exclusive merchandise, On-Demand events, tournament tickets, or autographing sessions.


Unfortunately, due to demand submitting an application does not guarantee a badge for the show. You'll be notified if you have been approved or denied a Press or Content Creator badge within 21 business days of when you submitted your application. If approved, additional information will be provided in your confirmation email and receipt. Every individual applying for a MagicCon: Philadelphia Press and Creator badge may only apply once. 

Each Press and Creator badge is issued individually. If you're applying with a team, each person on your team needs to apply and be approved separately.

Press and Creator badges are non-transferable and non-resellable. Any individuals caught selling their Press and Creator badge will be disqualified from attending future MagicCon events. This is non-negotiable.

Press & Content Creator Registrations is now closed.