While the trend today is to focus on solo gameplay, most players still look to join a party of other individuals and seek out adventure. This social need spills over to the real world as well. Many players play online with their real life friends or go out and join a LAN party, which can range from a few players to thousands. Gamers also like to travel and meet other gamers, specifically those that play the same online game that they do. Fortunately there are a number of conventions where gamers can meet up and chat about their favorite game. Here are MMO-Play's top five mmo gatherings.