T-MODE 2015 :: April 3-5, 2015 :: Hilton Rockville :: Rockville, MD

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T-MODE 2015 DJ Warz Applications are Open!

dJ g-miLLs and DJ Nicholai compete in DJ Warz — Photo by Enelay Creative

Applications are now open for DJ Warz! DJ Warz is an original competitive T-MODE event where DJs battle each other to showcase their talent and skills. The crowd masses decide who has the best sounds around.

We’re accepting applications until December 14, 2014. There are only 6 DJ spots available. Think your beats are the best? Put them to the test!

Apply for DJ Warz!


T-MODE 2013 Schedule

A schedule for T-MODE 2013 is now available. Please note that the schedule is subject to change.

Read more about the T-MODE 2013 Schedule and Events

Here’s additional convention information.

Registration Hours
Friday 1:00 PM -8:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Convention Hours
Friday 4:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 2:00 AM
Sunday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Check out our Travel page for travel information, and our Local Guide page for information about where to eat in the Rockville area.

T-MODE 2013 Event: Anime Birthday Party

T-MODE Birthday Party

The T-MODE Anime Birthday Party returns for another year! Hosted by Sarah and Kevin of Interrobang Studios, there will be even more games, more prizes, and more cake. CAKE!

They’re just not celebrating their birthdays or T-MODE’s birthday this time around. Now they’re celebrating all April birthdays. Even if your birthday isn’t in April, everyone is invited to attend. It’s time to party!

Read more about the T-MODE Anime Birthday Party

T-MODE 2013 Event: Janken Wars


Janken Wars is an interactive game where players battle each other for crystals. Battles are won or lost by Jan- Ken- Pon (Rock-Paper-Scissors). The individual or team with the most crystals by the end of the convention earns the title of Janken Champion.

This is a game designed to inspire interaction with others and making new friends. Cosplay is encouraged, and battling in character as your cosplay makes the game even more fun.

Read more about Janken Wars

T-MODE 2013 Event: DJ Warz


Watch DJs battle it out in the ultimate DJ competition! DJ Warz is an original T-MODE event that made its debut at T-MODE 2012. It returns this year even better than before. More DJs. More music. More awesome.

Which DJ will emerge victorious with the best beats? Audience applause determines the winner, so it’s up to you to decide!

Read more about DJ Warz

Pre-registration & Panel Applications Closing

Today is the last day to submit your panel ideas for T-MODE 2013. It’s also the last day to pre-register for the convention. Otaku Passport and Otaku Passport Plus memberships have completely sold out. We are down to our last Otaku Passport Premier membership. Hurry!

Submit your panel today.

Pre-register for T-MODE today.

T-MODE 2013 Event: Tabletop Gaming

Tabletop Gaming

Visit the Tabletop Gaming room to play all sorts of board games and CCGs. Play from our selection of games, or you’re welcome to bring your own. A collection of prize games will also be given out over the weekend to participants in demos, challenges, and otherwise enterprising gamers!

Read more about Tabletop Gaming

T-MODE 2013 Event: T-MODE Pyramid


Introducing T-MODE Pyramid! A new game show event premiering at T-MODE 2013.

T-MODE Pyramid is a fun, interactive guessing game. Players have to correctly guess clues and categories in order to move up the pyramid and vie for the chance to win valuable prizes. Contestant tryouts will be held right before the event.

Read more about T-MODE Pyramid

T-MODE 2013 Event: Photo Suite

T-MODE Photo Suite

Stop by the T-MODE Photo Suite to have your picture taken by a professional photographer. You’ll receive a free 4×6 souvenir photo of your session.

Visit the Photo Suite page to see actual attendee pictures taken at T-MODE!

Read more about the Photo Suite

T-MODE 2013 Guest: DJ SUPER SONIC, djzircon


Announcing our guest DJs for the Anime Dance: DJ SUPER SONIC and djzircon! Spinning Anime and Japanese Electro Saturday night, get ready for a dance party like none other.

Read more about DJ SUPER SONIC

Read more about djzircon