“What’s in the box…..” Arc Dream Announces Gen Con Festivities

“What’s in the box” —- Open the Green Box event and more comes to Indianapolis Arc Dream announces Gen Con festivities (CHELSEA, AL-July 26th) Award winning Arc Dream Publishing has a plethora of announcements for Gen Con 2016. More than two dozen role-playing games of Delta Green will be run, along with six games of Godlike and three of Monsters and Other Childish Things. Event...

Colorado Monster Madness Announces Groundbreaking Video Game Competition For 2018 Horror Con

January 19, 2016 – Denver, CO – Organizers behind the exciting new Horror Con Colorado Monster Madness have announced their teaming up with Littleton, CO Bash Brothers Gaming Cave and Worped Studios to host a one of a kind, horror themed gaming tournament at the July 2018 event. We are using a horror survival game along the lines of Amnesia and SOMA. The idea is to see just how long you...

Cryptozoic Entertainment Exhibiting at Dallas Fall Toy Preview

Cryptozoic Entertainment Exhibiting at Dallas Fall Toy Preview  2015-2016 New Products on Display Including Collectibles, Games and Trading Cards Lake Forest, CA – October 5, 2015  – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), leading developer, designer and manufacturer of games, trading cards and collectible merchandise delivers new products at the Dallas Fall Toy Preview, Oct. 6-8 at the...

Cryptozoic Entertainment Exhibiting at 2015 New York Comic Con

Cryptozoic Entertainment Exhibiting at 2015 New York Comic Con  First Time Exhibiting at the Convention – Located at Booth #226 Lake Forest, CA – September 28, 2015  – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), for the first time will exhibit at the 2015 New York Comic Con event. Located at booth #226 offering game demos and retail sales. Members of the Cryptozoic team will also be on hand...

Sugar Gamers Official Media Partner for Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

(Chicago, IL, August 5th)  Chicago based fandom community Sugar Gamers announced today that they are official media partners with Wizard World Chicago Comic Con. For more information and tickets to the show, please follow this link:  http://wizardworld.ticketleap.com/chicago/t/sugargamers/ Sugar Gamers will be interviewing fans, cosplayers, gamers, artists, at their booth and giving away prizes. ...

Cryptozoic Entertainment GenCon – Booth 601

Cryptozoic Entertainment Exhibiting at 2015 Gen Con – Booth #601  Participation in Trade Day and Tournaments held in Hall E Lake Forest, CA – July 23, 2015 – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), will exhibit at the 2015 Gen Con event. Located at booth #601 offering game demos and retail sales. Tournaments will be held in Hall E. Members of the Cryptozoic team will also be on hand...

Check out UD Exclusives for Comic-Con & Debut of UD Gallery!

Upper Deck Announces New Line of Limited-Edition Premium Art Prints Rare Daredevil Variant Print Debuts as a Comic-Con International Exclusive Carlsbad, Calif. (July 8, 2015) – Upper Deck announced today the launch of UD Gallery, a new portfolio of premium, limited edition posters that feature all original artworks of fan favorite comic and movie characters. The first release features a striking...

Cryptozoic Entertainment at San Diego Comic Con

Cryptozoic Entertainment Presenting at Two Programming Panels at San Diego Comic Con Additional activities Include game demonstrations and Ghostbusters™ Mass Hysteria event   Lake Forest, CA – July 6, 2015 – Cryptozoic Entertainment (www.cryptozoic.com) announces their presence at Comic Con International: San Diego, July 9–12. Cryptozoic will be appearing at two panels during the convention...

Thames & Kosmos Shows Kosmos Board Games @ Gen Con

Thames & Kosmos is set to release its world renowned award winning board games category starting with a carefully curated series of six, high-quality, German-style Board Games from the internationally well-known publishing powerhouse, Kosmos. Thames & Kosmos will, for the first time, carry Kosmos Games, a collection of high-quality board games from the internationally esteemed authors...

Live RPG Plus All-Star Gaming Event at Gen Con

ANNOUNCING ALL-STAR LIVE RPG PLUS GAMING EVENT AT GEN CON, TICKETS ON SALE NOW Join the Dicestormers’ Benjamin Loomes as he Hosts an Epic Hour of Live, Audience-Driven Pathfinder RPG, with a Table of Game Industry All-Stars SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (June 29, 2015) – Syrinscape, the app that puts the power of custom, movie-like sound effects, soundscapes, and music, into the hands of the gamer, and Lone...

Catalyst At Emerald City Comicon

Catalyst Game Labs will be attending Emerald City Comicon for the first time! We’ve got a slew of great gaming and games to check out at Room 213 (here’s a link to the Convention Center floor maps; we’re on page 2) We’ll be running demos of Shadowrun, BattleTech, Crossfire, Bravest Warriors, The Duke, and more. And we’ve got some cool bonus materials! Grab a copy of the award-winning Shadowrun:...

Gen Con Attributes Record-Breaking 2014 Numbers to Growing Partnership between Gamers and Indianapolis Community

INDIANAPOLIS (August 19, 2014) Gen Con 2014, completed August 14-17 at the Indiana Convention Center, experienced another year of record attendance numbers and unprecedented growth. For the fourth consecutive year, Gen Con grew by more than 10%. This year, reaching more than 14% year-over-year growth with a weekend turnstile attendance of 184,699 and unique attendance of 56,614. This number surpasses...

I-CON Returns with Indiegogo

Like a dragon shaking the dust off its wings, it’s hard to keep a thing like I-CON down. We’ve been working hard every day of the last 18 months to get ourselves back into shape for a triumphant rebirth in 2014. Come help us make it happen! http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/i-con-returns You can support Roleplayers Chronicle by shopping in our CafePress Store, purchasing a copy of our...

Convention Report – Climbing the (Bigger) Game Summit 2013

Climbing the (Bigger) Game Summit 2013 By The Warden Could it already be a year since the last Game Summit? Why yes, yes it can. Did I go? Yes, yes I did. Was it the same as last year? No, no it was not. (You can refresh your memory by checking out last year’s review of Game Summit here.) Since it’s initial festivities in the Fall of 2008, the Game Summit tabletop gaming convention held...

A Brit’s First Experience at Gen Con

Martin Tideswell, a 40-year-old newspaper journalist from England, was making his first trip to the States when he attended Gen Con Indy… The sky above Indianapolis was a striking blue when I began my journey home and as my plane reached the wispy, candy floss clouds I began to reflect on my first Gen Con and, indeed, my first trip to the States. As I arrived at immigration a stern-looking fellow...

Gen Con Report – Thursday August 16 Highlights

For more information, take a look at our Twitter feed to see the pictures and information posted during Thursday. Otherwise, here’s a few of the highlights. Full interviews will be posted when I return. I spoke with James Sutton from RedBrick and found that they are rolling into a new, reemerging FASA with James at its head. The current RedBrick lines will fall under the FASA label along with...

Roleplayers Chronicle is Heading to Gen Con

As you read this (unless you read this after 7:00 PM EST), I am on my way to Gen Con. It’s a lengthy drive, but definitely worth it. I’ll be doing lots of wandering through the Vendor Hall, attending seminars, gathering pictures, and doing interviews. As with last year, that means there will be a break in our regular news during the course of these next 5 days (Wednesday – Sunday). From...

Gen Con Report – Publisher Sneak Peek, Part II

Welcome to a special edition of the Gen Con Report. Prior to the start of Gen Con, we’re attempting to collect as much information as we can on the products that are being released / featured at Gen Con so readers know what to expect. Hopefully this will be a multi-part series, but here is a look at the next publishers who have provided this “inside” information. Crafty Games First,...

Tales from the Gazebo – KantCon: Consult your Happiness Officer

KantCon: Consult your Happiness Officer By Cape Rust Sticking to my now recently established Con pattern, I started sniffing around to find an open seat in the 1400 to 1800 gaming slot. I saw that there was a Paranoia game with a few open seats during that time. Paranoia, I haven’t played Paranoia in years (actually it is closer to decades, but who’s counting). Paranoia is one of those games...

Gen Con 2012 Highlights – Know Before you Go

Gen Con has several highlights for the upcoming convention. Gen Con Gets Ready for 45th Anniversary Show Highlights INDIANAPOLIS (July 30, 2012) – Gen Con Indy 2012 will return to the Indiana Convention Center for its 45th Anniversary in less than one month. THE BEST FOUR DAYS IN GAMING™ return August 16-19, 2012. Gen Con Indy is the original, longest running, best attended, gaming convention...