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Last year, we went Into the Wilds on our first adventure. We gained a lot of experience and are ready to Level Up! with AcadeCon 2016.
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    FRIEND OF THE SHOW
    You can donate any amount of $1 or more at this level. This is your way of being awesome and giving us a helping hand. Your reward is the feeling of satisfaction knowing you've helped our campaign succeed. You will have our unending gratitude, plus free high-fives at the soonest possible opportunity. Additionally, your name will be read during our After-Con Podcast extravaganza as a special thank you.

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    Table Sponsor
    This is donation only-level. You're not asking for, nor are you getting any of the other listed rewards under pledges or stretch goals.

    We will have over 75 tables dedicated to gaming. At this level you are sponsoring one (1) of those tables for the duration of the Convention. Your artwork, logo, website, name or anything else you'd like (subject to our approval so that it is acceptable to a general audience) will be featured on that table for the duration of the event. In addition, we will list your name as a sponsor in our program guide.

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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Caleb, co-host of the Rpg Academy Podcast
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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Michael Co-host of The RPG Academy podcast.
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    Seat 5 - Ben H.

    This is a donation-only level. You are not getting any other rewards besides the opportunity for you to claim a seat at a virtual table with Michael. The game setup, organization and timing are the responsibility of you and Michael, though we will help facilitate.

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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Senda from The She's A Super Geek Podcast.
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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Matt Parody from The RPG Academy Podcast.
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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Lucas from City of Brass.
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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Kevin Smith from Melvin Smif's Geekery.
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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Colin Kyle creator of Axon Punk.
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    Seat 4 - Jason B.
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    This is a donation-only level. You are not getting any other rewards besides the opportunity for you to claim a seat at a virtual table with Colin. The game setup, organization and timing are the responsibility of you and Colin, though we will help facilitate.

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    Seat for a Virtual Game with Devon from The Shark Bone Podcast.
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    VIRTUAL SWAG BAG

    You can donate any amount of $30 or more at this level. In addition to the satisfaction of being awesome and giving us a helping hand, as well as unlimited high-fives, you will also receive all of the digital items that are added to the SWAG BAG via stretch goals. In addition, if we hit $12,000 or more in funding we will mail to a US address an actual SWAG BAG any physical items (like Dice/Stickers/Poker chips) that are added to the SWAG BAG via stretch goals.

    Due to logistics of not getting the SWAG until right before the event, these will not ship out until after AcadeCon 2016. Watch for updates to see what all this will include.

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    EARLY BIRD CONVENTION BADGE
    At this level, you are purchasing a regular 3-day convention badge but at a lower cost for being an early supporter.

    Just like the REGULAR CONVENTION BADGE backer level, you'll get your 3-day badge, and any rewards that are unlocked in the Stretch Goals, including the Swag Bag. The badge and any additional rewards will be available for pick up when you check in at the convention site.

    This Badge comes with 5 McGuffins.

    PLEASE do not pledge at this level if you are not planning on attending the convention.

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    VENDOR/DEMO BADGE
    If you are interested in being a vendor at our show, you need to contact us before backing so that we can determine an accurate pledge level based on what you need and want.

    The base level is $35 for one 2x6 table and one Vendor badge.

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    REGULAR CONVENTION BADGE
    At this level you are purchasing a regular 3-day convention badge.

    You'll get your 3-day badge, and any rewards that are unlocked in the Stretch Goals, including the Swag Bag. The badge and any additional rewards will be available for pick up when you check in at the convention site.

    This Badge also comes with 5 McGuffins.

    PLEASE do not pledge at this level if you are not planning on attending the convention.

    If you would like to run an event at the convention but all the GM badges have been taken, you still can. Please just let us know and we'll work with you to schedule your events.

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    CORPORATE SPONSORHIP
    You can sponsor the convention for any amount of $100 or more.
    This is a donation-only level. You're not asking for, nor are you getting any of the other listed rewards under pledges or stretch goals.

    If you are interested in sponsoring our event beyond the Table Topper level, please contact us directly. We will work out the details of what your sponsorship will look like and determine the pledge level for that. Examples include providing branded items for every attendee (such as lanyards) and supplying products or downloads for the Swag Bags. We are open to discussing any ways you can get a profitable return on your sponsorship.

    You will also be promoted on our podcast and social media as a Corporate Sponsor, and receive a special listing in the convention program.

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    Year-long Virtual Campaign with The RPG Academy Network.

    This is a donation-only level. You are not getting any other rewards besides the opportunity for you and up to 4 other friends to play a year-long campaign run by members of The RPG Academy Network.

    This will consist of a once-a-month virtual game in a system of your choice. Each month, a different member of the Network will be your Game Master. The game setup, organization, and timing are the responsibility of you and the Network, though we will help facilitate.

    This is donation only level and does not include a badge of any type to the actual event.

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    GM VOLUNTEER CONVENTION BADGE
    At this level, you are purchasing a regular 3-day convention badge but at a lesser cost for agreeing to run at least 2 events during the convention. These events are your choice, and can include RPGs, board/card/mini or other games. We will work with you after the campaign closes to schedule your games. Each event needs to last approx. 3-5 hours to qualify.

    Just like the REGULAR CONVENTION BADGE backer level, you'll get your 3-day badge, and any rewards that are unlocked in the Stretch Goals, including the Swag Bag. The badge and any additional rewards will be available for pick up when you check in at the convention site.

    This Badge comes with 5 McGuffins.

    PLEASE do not pledge at this level if you are not planning on attending the convention.

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    Seat for a Virtual game with Jim McClure, host of the Talking Tabletop podcast.

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    Seat 4 - Phillip S.
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    VIP CONVENTION BADGE
    At this level you are purchasing a VIP 3-day convention badge.

    As a VIP, you will be allowed early access to game registration. With our loaded guest list there are going to be some high-demand games. While there are no guarantees, your best bet to get the games you want is to register early.

    You will also be part of our VIP events, including a meet-and-greet social gathering with The RPG Academy Faculty and our special guests. Additional VIP events will be announced as they are confirmed.

    Just like the REGULAR CONVENTION BADGE backer level, you'll get your 3-day badge, and any rewards that are unlocked in the Stretch Goals, including the Swag Bag. The badge and any additional rewards will be available for pick up when you check in at the convention site.

    This Badge also includes 5 McGuffins.

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    Virtual Game with Darcy Ross.

    This is a donation-only level. You are not getting any other rewards besides the opportunity for you and up to 4 other friends to play a one-shot game session with Darcy from ConTessa. The game setup, organization and timing are the responsibility of you and Darcy, though we will help facilitate.

    This is donation only level and does not include a badge of any type to the actual event.

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