The Game Crafter is sponsoring Gamehole Con, our local hardcore gamers convention here in Madison, WI. It’s November 1-3, and JT, Jamie, and Cog from TGC will be present. In addition to the more than 500 people in attendance that will be gaming, there is also a Protozone event being held at the con for game designers. Please come out and join us!
The Fall version of the Milwaukee Protospiel is happening this coming weekend. JT will be there as will a number of the members of the TGC community. Hope to see you there as well!
JT @ Protospiel
JT and several members of The Game Crafter community will be at Protospiel in Ann Arbor, Michigan this weekend. If you happen to be in the area, drop by, play some games, and say “Hi”.
TGC Designer Table at Connecticon 2013
JayYouth is running a TGC Designer Table this weekend at Connecticon on July 12-14th. If you’re in/around Connecticut you should stop by and say hello… play some games, or even help him work the booth!
He will be displaying and demoing the following games: Alien Labryinth, PACS, Plague, Grablin, Monkey Dice, Retreat to Woodbury Falls, Villages, Animus, Zogar’s Gaze, and a few other games he’s in the process of designing.
If you’d like to read more about Jay and this event, click here and you’ll see his full post on the Community Announcements page.
Gamehole Con is Looking For Events
Gamehole Con, our local board game convention here in Madison is looking for events. Running your game at a convention is a great way to get feedback, and make sales. If you’re in or around Madison, or can be in November, then submit and event today.
Unpub ProtoZone at Gamehole in Madison, WI
We are co-sponsoring the Unpub ProtoZone at the Gamehole convention in Madison, WI on November 1-3, 2013. If you’re in the midwest, this is going to be a great convention. And if you’re a game designer, it’s an opportunity to try out your games on some new people.
TGC Designer Table at Phoenix Comicon
Conrad Rustad from wedontknow games is running a TGC Designer Table at the Phoenix Comicon next week on May 24-26th. He will be demoing his game, Drive Them Back, and have a selection of TGC game pieces, gift certificates, and more! Stop by and try out his awesome game and meet another member of The Game Crafter community!
Card & Board Game Designer’s Guild Meetup @ GenCon 2013
IcePack Games Hosting TGC Designer Table at Balticon
Toren and Prax, from IcePack Games, will be hosting a Designer’s Table at Balticon (www.balticon.org) again this year. They will have a table in the Dealer’s Hall and scheduled demos on Sunday at the Game Room. Toren will be on a few panels and they will be play-testing a few new games.
Balticon has a very popular game room that is open 24 hours a day for the four days of the con. If anyone is interested in having games demoed they are willing to take copies with them. Games will also be left in the game room, with feedback forms, when they are not being shown off.
Their big box of TGC titles will be on hand for anyone who is interested in playing some of their collection.
If you happen to be around Baltimore, Maryland this Memorial Day Weekend, you should stop by and say hello to Toren and Prax of IcePack Games.
All Us Geeks did a little video from Protospiel Milwaukee.
A special All Us Geeks podcast from Protospiel Milwaukee. All Us Geeks is a great podcast, you should subscribe.
Game @ Let’s Play Green Bay Sold Out
New Perk: Featured Game @ Let’s Play Green Bay
We’ve just added a new perk to our Indiegogo campaign: Game @ Let’s Play Green Bay
We will print a copy of your game and display it at our booth at Let’s Play Green Bay which has more than 1500 gamers in attendance. We’ll also familiarize ourselves with how it’s played so we can answer basic questions about it in an effort to get you sales. Also includes 50,000 crafter points.
If you want to get your game to a convention, but aren’t able to do it yourself, let us help you!
JT, and our Production Manager, Elizabeth, will be exhibiting at Let’s Play Green Bay April 12-14. We’ll be showcasing all of our latest printed components and game pieces. We may even show off a few that have not been announced yet. You’ll have to be there to find out!
In addition, TGC Alumni Chris Leder will be in attendance as well. They’re expecting more than 1500 people this year, so it should be a pretty amazing convention. Hope to see you there!
As a reminder, JT will be at Protospiel Milwaukee next Friday through Sunday. He’ll have with him a whole host of prototyping materials and parts samples. Several other TGC Alumni will be there as well including Chevee Dodd and Matt Worden. Hope to see you there.