4 great days of tabletop gaming!
This years convention will feature:
B-Con Game Design Contest and Prototyping area/events - free for all attendees (Info Here)
Open Gaming area
Play to win events
Prize supported events Full Schedule coming soon!
Puffing Billy Tournament (more info visit www.traingamers.com)
Alternate Facts Political Game Tournament
Nightly Werewolf Group
As always, we are a one price, all inclusive gaming convention. That means no seat fees or other hidden fees, buy your badge and then play as much as you want!
And though there will be a lot of scheduled events, our convention also focuses on open gaming. Therefore you are welcome to ask to join any game that isn't full and start any game as long as there is an available table. There will be signs that you can use when looking for more gamers to join a game you are setting up.
Buy your badge now before prices go up!
We are pleased to have three confirmed gaming guests attending this year (and 2 more likely to be added soon!)
Richard Launius retired from AT&T in 2009 and began dedicating his time fully to designing games. Richard is primarily known for designing cooperative adventure games that are strong in theme. His design credits include: Arkham Horror 1st & 2nd Editions, Defenders of the Realm, Elder Sign, Dragon Rampage, Defenders of Last Stand, Ace Detective, Legends of the American Frontier, Run, Fight or Die, Pirates VS Dinosaurs, Draco Magi, Thunder Alley Crew Chiefs Expansion, Alien Uprising, and Cthulhu’s Vault, Madness at Midnight, and has done design work in Sentinels of the Multiverse and Bottom of the 9th. Richard has a number of games schedule to be published in 2017 - 2018 including; Fate of the Elder Gods by Greater Than Games, Saving Time by 8th Summit, Dragon Rampage 2nd Edition by Arcane Wonders, Shark Island by Ultra Pro, Delve by Indie Boards & Cards, Planet of the Apes by IDW and Thunder Road Race Day Expansion by Nothing Now Games.
For those of you that like baseball trivia, Richard designed the uniform the Chicago White Sox wore from 1982 – 1986 and is now worn as their Sunday special uniform.
Richard and his wife Carolyn reside in Simpsonville, SC. They have three children and 4 grandchildren, with 1 more grandchild on the way.
I had my first game, Wyvern, published in 1994. That was a trading card game that got me the opportunity to work free lance with Wizard of the Coast where I designed Nitro and X-Men trading card games for them. I branched into regular card games in 1996 with Mystery Rummy 1 Jack the Ripper. That series is still on sale world wide. In 2013 I became a full time game designer and since then I have designed Baseball HIghlights 2045 and Diamonds. I am very excited to see my next design, Dragon Island, coming out at this years Gen Con with RnR Games.
"Let's Play a Game" Mike Fitzgerald
Wen A. Reischl
Wen A. Reischl is a freelance writer, developer, designer, editor, and a lifelong gamer. Since joining the tabletop gaming industry in 2016, Wen has worked with Post World Games, Gallant Knight Games, Yellow Piece Games, Unicorn Motorcycle Games, and Ulisses North America. He is the public face of the Denver RPG Meetup, one of the world’s largest role playing meetup groups. Wen is a member of the IGDN and serves on the Board of Gamers Giving Inc. In 2018 he became an official Gnome at the ENnie award winning Gnome Stew gaming blog. Wen lives in Denver, CO with his husband Brian, their cat Zuul, and frequently a house full of gamers. His goal is to unite, expand, and uplift the gaming community.
Facebook: www.facebook.com/WendelynReischl Twitter: @WendelynReischl
Camdon Wright is a game writer and designer that loves to play pretend, tell stories, and share a gaming table with new people. He is the owner of the Colorado based gaming company Unicorn Motorcycle Games. His games include the Cthulhu meets the Bachelor themed game, Madness and Desire and the 200 word RPG, Secret Person Of Color. Currently he is working on One Child’s Heart a game about child welfare professionals that work to bring hope back into a kid's life.
Podracing Virgillio SanAndres is coming again this year and will be bringing his larger-than-life games with him! There will be some scheduled Padracing games and the rest of the time he will be doing open gaming with his games. So go up and ask to play your favorite!
D&D Adventurers' League
B-Con 2018 is proud to host events for the D&D Adventurers League once again! The DDAL will be running events on all four days, starting at 6:00pm Thursday and wrapping up at 6:00pm on Sunday night. The DDAL team is in the process of applying for an Epic, a Premiere, AND 3 CCCs - this should be a very exciting con!