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The Not Quite Fiasco of GenCon Housing Reservations

As noted yesterday, the Housing reservation process for GenCon Indy 2017 opened and began. To say that I thought it was going to be a fiasco and that I would be stressed would be an understatement. 678 more words

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Going to GenCon Indy Again

Well, it’s official.

I haven’t been to the convention since 2015, but I figured that this year, I would make the effort and go to GenCon Indy one last time in 2017. 384 more words

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Gaming Promise to Myself for 2017

One of the things I’ve promised myself for 2017 is to play rpgs more, rather than GM them.

Don’t get me wrong, I love GMing, and am looking forward to some of the games that I’ll be running in 2017, but I just want to be a player more this year than I have in the last 10 years or so. 191 more words

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Gaming in 2016: Looking Back on a Year in the Hobby

I honestly cannot believe it is already time for 2016 to end and 2017 to begin. This was a year that saw my love of the hobby grow, expanding into games and genres I didn’t know I wanted to be in, goals and journeys that came to an end while others are just beginning. 1,485 more words

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Manual Writers: Heroes of the Video Game Industry?

At GenCon this year I sat through Video Game Writing 101, where a panel of industry veterans told war stories about how they got into the industry, what it was like starting out, and things to avoid. 652 more words

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Conventions for 2017!

It’s that time of year again – the Tékumel Foundation is planning on having a presence at the following conventions in 2017:

How to Reach Your Core Audience at a Convention

Today we discuss how to reach your core audience at a convention. We specifically hit on these points:

  • Luring on the First Day
    • Promo Packs/Where to Sell Them…
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