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#INeedDiverseConventions: HavenCon Is What Gaming Culture Needs

In 2014, gaming culture came under attack. Not from social justice warriors. Not from persons of color, women, or LGBTQIA. Gaming culture came under attack from a group of individuals who thought they owned the gaming culture.  1,315 more words


Midwest Gaming Classic in Brookfield, WI

This will be a relatively short post but I just wanted to show some love.

Tinkle and I recently went to the Midwest Gaming Classic in Brookfield, WI. 379 more words


AggieCon Recap: 4 Reasons Why You Should Attend Smaller Conventions

If you have read my previous piece regarding my experience at PAX South, you’ll know that I am a convention newbie. It’s only until this year that I have really started to attend conventions, and being a baby blogger and contributor, it has opened up a whole new world of possibilities in what to look for and consider.  1,560 more words


Gamestorm 2015: Big Gets Bigger!

Okay, my first Gamestorm was in 2007. I ‘d recently returned from Iraq and was excited to see what Portland, Oregon’s game scene looked like. 255 more words

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10 Things I Learned Running D&D 5E All Weekend

I spent the weekend at TotalCon in Mansfield, MA. I visited with old friends, drank too much and absolved myself of real grown up responsibilities for a few days, but mostly I ran 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons. 1,453 more words


Dallas Gaming Expo Tickets Now Available For Purchase

Tickets are now available for the first ever Dallas Gaming Expo convention, coming to Addison, TX this July. 399 more words


New documentary Drone shows that gamers will be future drone pilots

The similarities between drone pilots and gamers—specifically, those who play first-person-shooter games—are uncanny. A recent documentary, Drone, examines the complexities and implications of 21st century warfare. 65 more words