Tag: That Con

SYSTEM:  Call of Cthulhu 7e DATE: November 7, 2019 Another highlight of my life – gaming with the crafters.  This time with Gareth of the DMGInfo Youtube channel, as well as DM Scotty and his family.  Also joining hus was …

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SYSTEM:  Call of Cthulhu 7e DATE: May 31, 2019 This adventure was recommended to me through the author on the CoC Facebook group.  I put out a call and two authors posted their adventures.  I bought both and picked this …

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I have a ton of thoughts swirling through my head about this past weekend.  ConCarolinas 2019 was a interesting for me.  ConCarolinas has been a whirlwind of emotions for me over the years.  My wife and I put 11 years …

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I have been involved with convention fandom since 1989.  That’s nearly 30 years of going to conventions as well as running them.  The biggest I ever attended was DragonCon and I continued my patronage of that convention until I started …

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Since 2012, I have often pictures That Con coming back to me and asking me to help dig it out of the hole that they dug themselves into.  I imagined the satisfaction I would feel in knowing that in the …

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Things went really well at ConCarolinas 2018 Gaming – partially because I really worked hard on my attitude and partially because people are starting to understand the system.   There are a few areas I need to improve on still but …

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At one time, I was proud to be at the center of THAT convention.  I was proud that I built it from 300 attendees to 1300.  I was proud to have hosted the largest attended Deep South Con (2010) since …

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SYSTEM:  Call of Cthulhu 7e There is some really good aspects to this adventure but some really difficult parts of it.  First off, it does provide a lot of NPCs to keep up with.  It’s helps to have a way …

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DATE: June 2, 2018 The playtest of this game went a little better than the actual con game but it was still reasonably fun.   The session went about the same as the playtest with the end result being guided by …

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So we got feedback from That Con because they like to do surveys and all that.  While I am sure they have more than enough to deal with on the fandom end, by statistics, we did fine.  Out of 66 respondents, about 3 were rather scathing and hurtful.  So, cathartically, I am posting them here.  It is a realization that if my work with That Con is going to continue, I have to really look inside myself and figure out what is going on.  Is it burnout? Or is it something else?  Can it change?

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