Tetris still holds the No. 1 spot, but Minecraft comes in a close second with more than 121 million copies sold of this standalone world-building video game. Now über-fans can dress up as their favorite characters and meet Minecraft YouTube stars (Wizard Keen, Tomohawk, Iron Mango and more), compete in gaming arenas, explore virtual reality opportunities and help build a massive LEGO mosaic of a Minecraft creeper when Minefaire makes its Houston debut. Be on the lookout for swag; shop the marketplace for new, rare and custom Minecraft items; and pick the brains of Minecraft experts and mentors.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 20-21. NRG Center, One NRG Park. For information, call 1-866-442-4433 or visit minefaire.com. $10 to $29—7.