A personal game project we need help on...
I hope that this update isn't found to be too intrusive. I've been doing a bunch of game community related stuff, but I've taken the time to launch a more... Read more
We've been hard at work getting guests lined up, signing contracts for new space, discussing deals for exclusive items, haggling with celebrity agents, working on landing some guest speakers, and... Read more
What A Weekend!
Now that I've had a day to recover, I figured it would be nice to give everyone an update on how things went. Let me start by saying, I'll have... Read more
One Week Til Gaming Nirvana...or something close to it :)
It's taken a LOT of planning, a lot of work, and ton of ideas to get WaCon a reality. Were now less than a week from making it happen. We... Read more
Seven weeks away...
That's it. We're just a short seven weeks away from making history. This is going to be the first gamer dork, geeky fandom, nerdy spectacular type event ever held in... Read more
Full Steam Ahead- hotels, prizes, and scheduling!!!
This convention is coming along nicely. Right now the dice bags are in production, we've got the schedule (95%) done, and we've starting to see things come together. We've had... Read more
More Prizes and Event Updates
Two more game winners:
James Smith - The Resistance
Stephen Decker - Zombies!!!
Just need each of you to e-mail me with your mailing info and these will be on... Read more
We have three more winners to announce:
Joe Seamon - The Resistance
Michael Perry - Bohnanza
NJ Harmon - Colorretto
Please send me a message via e-mail to dqwatson at... Read more
More prizes to give away...
We were holding off, hoping to get some special prizes in to give away. unfortunately, they are delayed, so we are going on with the prizes as scheduled.
The next... Read more
Moving along nicely...
I wanted to keep everyone updated on things as they are progressing.
We got in the materials for the dice bags. We had the material custom made with the WaCon... Read more
More Great News And Our First Weekly Winner!
This week's free game winner is Daniel Powell. He wins a copy of Get Bit! We're already collecting his info to get this mailed out to him.
The other cool... Read more
We want to give a HUGE thank you to everyone that pitched in on this project. This is just the first phase of many steps to come.
We're discussing the... Read more
Less than 1.5 hours left!
If you know anyone that wants to get event passes and some cool freebies, get them involved ASAP. We're almost out of time. :)
We're giving away the farm!
Well, we've hit all but the last stretch goal. We're going to be giving a bunch of stuff away. And everyone should enjoy our custom made dice bags going to... Read more
More Goals, More Giveaways!
We've still got about a week left to raise funds for the convention. Just for clarity sake, the money will go toward several things: promotions, fliers, program books, trophies, and... Read more
Convention Funding Achievement Unlocked! :)
We've officially reached our goal!! Thanks so much!
We'll now be mailing one game per week to a Kickstarter support that pledged to the $25 level or higher. We will... Read more
We now have a name for our Philanthrophy Award and we're almost there!
Well, we were going to award to atrophy to the person with the largest donation each year and we wanted to name it after someone that has been truly giving... Read more
The support has been good and people are starting to take notice and talk about the event. This is great news. We want to add to that...
WaCon is now... Read more
Reaper Miniatures is now committed to WaCon!
Reaper Miniatures has agreed to send Bryan "Reaper Brian" and Shannon Styltz to run a Paint 'n Take station at WaCon with the... Read more
Surprisingly, no one caught until today. We had a typo in the last update.
We want to make everyone aware that everyone that buys the DINNER DATE level *WILL*get... Read more
Everyone that buys (or has already bought) in at the DINNER DATE level will not get upgraded to everything in the VIP level. This question has come up a few... Read more
First confirmed guests!
We confirmed our first two guests today (still working on others)!
Andrew Hackard - Game Designer and Munchkin Master Andrew has worked on a variety of game products. He's heavily... Read more
Looks like we are getting some media coverage. A few of the local papers/magazines will be running stories between now and April to help promote the event. We also got... Read more