Author: Lloyd Metcalf

http://FailSquadGames.com

Event Pre-Registration CLOSING!

Event Pre-Registration CLOSING!

Greetings Gary Con Attendees, Gary Con X is only days away and we need to close event preregistration in order to print all the player and GM sheets.  Preregistration will end on Sunday, February 18th 2018 at 9 pm CST.  Please make sure to complete your event selection prior to that date and time. If…

By Lloyd Metcalf February 17, 2018 Off

Level up for ALL Badges

Level up for ALL Badges

Blessings of Boccob cast upon all Gary Con X Badges! All Badges get +1 FEATURED EVENT beginning Noon CST on Saturday February 10th!  Simply go to the Gary Con site hosted on Tabletop.events, select the event you want and make sure all those great events have full tables! Cheers, Luke Notice: Bonus may be negated…

By Lloyd Metcalf February 9, 2018 Off

  BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND- Gary Con Demogorgan shirts!   How will the world know how awesome you are to be part of the Gary Con family unless you show it? Grab your Demo Gorgon shirts NOW in long or short sleeves. Ordering now saves you from items being sold out, or waiting in line…

By Lloyd Metcalf February 1, 2018 Off

Last Hope LARP

Last Hope LARP

Last Hope is a live action role play (LARP) that is hosted at locations throughout south central Wisconsin with one goal in mind; to bring role players together with immersive, high quality and rich events with rules that are simple enough for anyone to learn and involved enough for veteran players. Whether you are experienced…

By Lloyd Metcalf January 18, 2018 Off

Legends of Wargaming

Legends of Wargaming

 The Collector’s Trove (http://www.thecollectorstrove.com) and Gary Con (https://www.garycon.com) would like to announce an ongoing series of events at Gary Con that pay special attention to the early days of wargaming prior to the introduction of Dungeons & Dragons. The special events will be gathered under the aegis: Legends of Wargaming. These time capsule events…

By Lloyd Metcalf January 10, 2018 Off

Event Registration

Event Registration

Event Registration starts at Noon CT on the following dates according to badge level: Diamond – January 13th Platinum – January 20th Gold – January 27th Silver/ Open – February 3rd Remember there is no additional cost for events at Gary Con. Your badge gets you entry to all 4 days and events! If you…

By Lloyd Metcalf December 27, 2017 Off

Gary Con X – Here it comes!

Gary Con X – Here it comes!

Greetings Seekers!, GenCon 50 is behind us and its time to start ramping up for Gary Con X!  It’s Labor Day weekend, so there is no better time to commit to a labor of love by submitting events for all of us to enjoy at Gary Con. Just go to the Gary Con site on TableTop.Events…

By Lloyd Metcalf September 3, 2017 Off

Gary Gygax Day 2017

Gary Gygax Day 2017

My Dad would be celebrating his 79th birthday today (July 27th). It’s become Gary Gygax Day, a time when gamers gather, shake the dice and share the camaraderie of the gaming table. He will be missed by many, his family as well as his extended gamer family. The Gary Con staff meeting is tomorrow, also…

By Lloyd Metcalf July 27, 2017 Off

Gary Con X Pre-registration

GARY CON X PRE-REGISTRATION BEGINS AT NOON SATURDAY JUNE 17th Greetings Seekers, Gary Con IX was a resounding success with over 1,700 people from across the country and the globe attending.  Thank you to all of you that attended and especially the Game Masters who ran official events. Gary Con is a gaming community and…

By Lloyd Metcalf June 11, 2017 Off

Erik Garland – Gary Con

Erik Garland – Gary Con

What GaryCon Means To Me I clearly remember the first time I actually saw a Dungeons and Dragons product.  It was in the winter of 1979 and I was in a Woolworth’s department store in Omaha, scouting for potential Christmas presents.  At about eye level, in an aisle with nothing else interesting, was this strange…

By Lloyd Metcalf April 4, 2017 Off