5 Seconds of Summer have just announced that they will be hosting “Derp Con 2014, a fan convention from Nov. 16 to 15, 2014. The four piece pop punk band revealed the news via YouTube Thursday afternoon.
In the video, guitarist Luke Hemmings tells Ashton Irwin, Michael Clifford and Calum Hood about his idea via walkie-talkies. If that wasn’t adorable enough, the foursome even refer to each other as their superhero alter-egos from their “Don’t Stop” music and lyric videos.
According to the YouTube description, “Derpcon 2014 is us bringing people from all over the world to Los Angeles in the USA to fight ninjas, internet haters and join in some serious banding.”
They will also be holding a worldwide competition where fans will have to enter to win a chance to be flown out to Los Angeles to watch the band perform at Los Angeles’ The Forum.
— 5 Seconds of Summer (@5SOS) August 28, 2014
Fans can go 5sosderpcon.com to find out more (when the website stops crashing that is).