Big Bad Con 2019 Kickstarter is live now!
You've probably already heard...but if not, the Big Bad Con 2019 Kicksarter is live now. This year, we're doing all the same great things as last year and... Read more
BackerKit surveys sent out!
Huzzah, the BackerKit surveys are out. Please complete yours by August 31st so we can get everyone registered on the Big Bad Con website before game sign ups go live... Read more
BackerKit surveys going out next week!
Just a short update to let you know that we'll be launching the BackerKit campaign next week. By answering the survey you'll be able to let us know... Read more
Success! We've done it!
Huzzah! We've done it. We've not only funded but we've hit everyone one of our stretch goals and we're bringing some amazing guests out to join us!
Thank you for... Read more
The Champion Responds
What’s this? A challenge you say?
Ryan Ossum, the champion belt holder (and purchaser mind you, he bought it off eBay) gives his response to our new contender Alex Roberts.... Read more
Our Online Community
Last year we opened up a Big Bad Con Discord server for our attendees and fans to connect with each other, plan meals, look for players for pick-up games, and... Read more
A New Challenger Approaches
Unprecedented! Unbelievable! UNPOSSIBLE!
Remember Ryan Ossum proclaiming himself the four-year running champion fundraiser for Doctors without Borders at the Tell Me About Your Character Booth? Remember when he invited... Read more
Big Bad World
After Big Bad Con’s community standards had been out for a while and were displayed all over the con, we realized that while they set a good baseline for acceptable... Read more
Big Bad Teens and Outreach
Teen players are the future of Big Bad Con and the future of our gaming communities. For years my own kids worked with me to help set up the con,... Read more
Pronoun Ribbons and Pins
Inspired by pronounribbons.org, in 2016 we added pronun ribbons to our badges. It’s a simple step that we hope will help prevent mis-gendering and create a welcome environment to all... Read more
Tell Me About Your Character
In 2015 we opened the Tell Me About Your Characterbooth, a “doctor is in” booth where Big Bad Con attendees can go on and on (and on) about their... Read more
Private Game Rooms
Private game rooms are the best. You can play music, decorate the room, change the lighting, turn the television into a giant monitor, enjoy your game undisturbed by noise... Read more
Our Scholarship Program
We’ve funded! Not only did we fund in record time, we’ve already achieved several stretch goals. Thank you all so, so much for your generous contributions!
In this post I... Read more