This past Saturday, the HAWKs attended the HAR-CON convention put on by the Gamers Guild and Anime Club at Harford Community College, the local county's community college. This con is a multi-genre con, with video games, role-playing games, card games, board games, miniatures games, anime, and cosplay. This year's theme was Post-Apocalypse and Zombies, so we decided to run our big Zombie Mall game.
With the success of last year's large French and Indian War game, we decided we would once again make our main effort a large game where interested gamers could come to the table at any time, be assigned a group of survivors and a mission, and enter into the game with one of the HAWKs to help tutor them in the rules, and then leave whenever they wanted.
Buck Surdu and I, as co-authors of the Zombies by GASLIGHT supplement, were also asked to take part in a panel discussion on the Post-Apocalypse theme, along with a local author and film-maker.
The calm after the storm: Some painting - I mentioned in my previous post that it has been a hectic time at work. We finally ran the week-long exercise I'd been preparing last week, so I reached ...
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