Jul 292015

The fan demanded annual Gen Con car-cast! This year we’ve patched Achievements into the Gen Con experience!

The Secret Fifth Day
Arrive in Indianapolis on Wednesday

The Best Four Days Of Gaming
Play at least one game a day while at Gen Con

Surprise Me
Play something at Games On Demand

Come With Me And You’ll See…
Bring someone new to Gen Con

The Line Must Be Drawn HERE!
Pick up something from the Will Call

No School Like The Old School
Play an edition of a game at least 20 years old

Certified Fresh
Play an edition of a game less than two years old

The Latest And Greatest
Play something premiering at Gen Con this year

Engine Block Tacos
Eat at any food truck at least once

Everything’s Better Tandooried!
Eat at the Spice Box Indy truck

Meals on Wheels
Eat at a food truck every day of the con.

Rock This Town!
Go to a concert while at Gen Con

Let Me Tell You About My Character
Talk to a game designer for at least 10 minutes

Arts & Crafts
Purchase something from both Artist’s Alley and Author’s Alley

X Marks The Spot
Find something in the dealer hall that you’ve been looking for forever

Pretending To Be An Elf For Fun And Profit
Run a game at Gen Con

An UnderGopher Four
Have between 5-8 alcoholic drinks while at the con.

It Comes in Flights
Have a beer flight at the con

Now It’s Just House
Be the last person to successfully order an item at a restaurant.

Let Me Catch My Breath
Schedule two back to back events in different hotels

[Wheezing noise]
Schedule two back to back events in different hotels at least two blocks apart.

Who’s Up For Some Werewolf?
Participate in a pick-up game.

Rock Paper Scissors Vampire Spock
Play in a LARP.

Marxist Utopia
Play in a game that doesn’t uses classes.

[Crude Sexual Innuendo About A System Mechanic]
Play a Collectable Card Game

Hammered and Anviled
Get drunk on Thursday

Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Attend Gencon during a Colts game or Moto GP

As I Was Saying
Resume a conversation from the previous year

This Just In
Podcast or Blog each day from Gencon

Wood for cheap
Get all Catan ribbons from demoing Mayfair Games

Not As Sexy As It Sounds
Get stuck in an elevator

Roll plus Cool
Play an Indie RPG

Fill Me Up Scotty
Get all the dice from Scotty’s Brewhouse

Iron Gamer
Play 40 games at Gencon

Jul 192015

Gen Con Tips 2k15 featuring the tips of Hans Cumings (vffpublishing.com/), Chris Burch of Modiphius (www.modiphius.com/), Kristine Chester of Fanboy Comics (fanboycomics.net/), Bob and David of Monkeyfun Studios (spiritof77game.com/), and Brian Patterson of d20monkey and Exploding Rogue Studios! (d20monkey.com)
The website for the Indy Food Truck Alliance is a great place to learn about the food trucks that will be serving great eats at gencon (indyfta.com/)
Gen Con is asking if you have a positive or negative experience with local hospitality during Gen Con they want to hear about. Right now the contact iscustomerservice@gencon.com or 800-529-3976 ext. 3806