New York City has a great many weekly gaming events, groups and meet-ups that happen on a regular basis. Last week I went to a few focused on designers who were in the beta and development phases of their designs. It's always interesting to be around folks in the early stages of an idea.
One can only imagine the amount of overlap among participants of table-top gaming and video gaming that exists. With the exception of big-box events like PAX and, well PAX, most cons and events are fairly delineated between analog and digital gaming. Enter NYC Arcade-- the birthchild of three (or two?) local New York game designers … Continue reading The NYC Arcade – A Sheep’s Meow Production
In New Jersey this weekend the Morristown Hyatt & Conference Center will be host to the eighteenth annual DREAMNATION; a large gathering of Gamers from throughout the Northeast and beyond. The Convention will have over 700 events for all manner of table-top, board-game, collectible card game, anime, war-game, video-game and Live-action style activities that will appeal … Continue reading Mini-Con:Dreamnation 2013
Billing itself as a nonprofit social club, NerdNYC is a gaming meet-up group in New York City’s urban landscape dedicated to playing and making friends. They’ve been operating since 2003 and offer a welcoming community to new Gamers in town and long time residents. Three times a year (at least) they put on RECESS’s; all-day … Continue reading NerdNYC – The First 2013 RECESS!