SEM – Seminar
Join Rob Heinsoo and seasoned 13th Age designers to build a brand-new monster that takes advantage of the game’s mechanics to deliver some nasty surprises at the table.
This seminar will cover a high level overview of 3D printing basics such as: 3D printing concepts, differences between resin and FDM, 3D print materials, and 3D print recommendations.
This seminar will cover a high level overview of 3D printing basics such as 3D printing concepts, differences between resin and FDM, 3D print materials, and 3D print recommendations.
Panel discussion from current 3D printers (FDM and resin) on applications, concerns, and future of the industry discussion. Guests will be welcome to ask questions to the panelist.
How 3rd Edition rose from the ashes of TSR to become an epic phenomenon. RPG historian Ben Riggs has interviewed the creators, & brings you the true inside story of the game’s creation!
A Q&A-based panel discussion featuring the best industry experts across design, publishing, manufacturing, pledge management, fulfillment, distribution, and retail sales. Every event has a new panelists, and new questions. Past panelists include: Jamey Stegmaier (SM Games) Michael Lee (Panda GM) Fabian Louton (Panda GM) Lance Myxter (Undead Viking Reviews) x2 Michael Mindes (President of Tasty […]
We will discuss how one can make every player’s game experience better by understanding your own character’s personal development and path. Ask not what your Game Master can do for your character, but what your character can bring to the table.
Are you a game designer looking to get your game published? Are you just interested in the ins and outs of the board game industry? Join the team from Panda Game Manufacturing for a behind the scenes look at game manufacturing.
The plusses and minuses to having maps in your book. Paul Weimer, Patrick S. Tomlinson
Considered a world war by some historians, the 1756-1763 conflict was a primarily a struggle for global pre-eminence between Great Britain and France involving nearly all major world powers. The French and Indian War, already being waged in North America, became subsumed into the broader conflict. The outcome changed the world balance in many respects, […]
Panelists will share their personal experiences and answer questions from their own perspective. Because of the potentially sensitive nature of the questions, all questions must be submitted in advance. See the registration email message for instructions on how to submit a question.
Join Little Red Dot for an hour with Wolfgang Baur, founder of Kobold Press. Learn about the past, present, & future of Kobold Press. Get your burning questions answered during the Q&A at the end.
Writing action scenes, and how that doesn’t have to mean combat. Michael R. Underwood, Mary Fan, Jerry Gordon, Howard Andrew Jones
After the success of his first book “The LOK,” and readying for the release of the second, and possibly a show. Tommy has continued to grow the world of Partha Terra. A world he created. Last year, to a packed house at Gen Con Tommy explained how he wanted to make this game real. Well, […]
Learn who our guest fantasy artists from past and present admire, and maybe find some new (old) artistic inspirations!
Every villain has her reasons… The Uncaged Anthology made a splash in the ttrpg publishing scene reenvisioning the way monsters can be portrayed. Reflecting on the series with their newest book: Uncaged Goddesses, the team discusses feminism in gaming, reframing monstrosity, the queer lens, and where we go from here. Featuring producer and art director […]
Hear about some of our worst writing/publishing experiences. Dan Jolley, Toiya Kristen Finley, Mary Fan, David Mack
Pulp is back! Why? And how do you do it right? Jaym Gates, Richard Lee Byers: Howard Andrew Jones; Jason Ray Carney, S.E. Lindberg (M)
This year, Battlezoo brought you creatures, monster parts, dragons, dungeons, and a mega-adventure, but next year will be even wilder! We will go over all of the upcoming products from Roll For Combat for their Battlezoo line for both D&D 5E and Pathfinder.
A discussion on the development of a modern horror fantasy IP with creator Ryan Verniere and developers Joseph Limbaugh, Ed Hall, Jared Rosen, Rob Sather, and Marguerite Dabaie.
Tips and tricks for getting past that dreaded blank first page. Jennifer Brozek, Bryan Young, Toiya Kristen Finley, Jerry Gordon, David Mack
What is a good blurb, where does it go, and how do you get one? Gini Koch, Michael R. Underwood, C. S. E. Cooney
Roots of revolution. Observing the 250th anniversary of the 1770 Boston Massacre. This lecture will discuss the context of events leading up to the American and the British discontent with affairs in the colonies, including the outcomes and aftermath of the French and Indian War (the Seven Years’ War), Stamp Act and other measures imposed […]
Have you ever wanted your creative fantasy NPC, Monster, location, encounter, special item, or even short story to be published? Well Gooey Cube offers the chance and makes it quite easy, and rewarding! Join our panel discussion with others who are just like you, as they tell their own tale of success with this very […]
What are some tropes you find in games, and how can you translate those into your fiction? Toiya Kristen Finley, Matt Forbeck, Gregory A. Wilson, Lucien Soulban