Author: Nick
Nick runs U-Con's social media. He got re-involved with board gaming when he found most of a copy of HeroQuest at a garage sale. His current favorite games are Codenames, Boss Monster, and Roll for the Galaxy, but he'd love for someone to show him how to play Tiny Epic Quest.

Some numbers from U-Con 2017

Hi everybody! It’s been a few weeks since U-Con 2017, and we can’t say thanks enough for coming. Thanks to our Games Librarian Jeannette for putting together together some numbers about how you used the Games Library this year! – Last

2017 U-Con survey

Thanks again everyone for coming out this year! We’ve put together a brief survey for you to let us know how this year went for you so we can make it even better next year. You can help make U-Con

Thank you for a great year!

Thanks everyone for coming out! We had a great time, and we hope you did too 🙂 If you can’t wait until next year, you can see us again at our next Games Library Day on Sunday, December 10th at

Today’s the day!

Whoo, it’s here! Hope to see you all soon 🙂

Countdown to U-Con – 2 days left!

Preparation tips: For first time visitors and veterans alike, the excitement of the games can sometimes overshadow the practical, physical demands of your body and brain. Here are some quick reminders. 5 – 2 – 1 rule: This generally stands

Countdown to U-Con – 3 days left!

Hey everybody, before you come over, it’ll be helpful to get a feel for the space and where your events will be taking place. If you’ve been before, the setup will probably feel pretty familiar. As in recent years, board

Countdown to U-Con – 4 days left!

Get ready everybody, U-Con is coming up in just 4 days! If you haven’t registered yet, or are maybe looking to fill some holes in your schedule, you can get a sneak peek at this year’s con book to help

2017 Costumes & Weapons Policies and Guidelines

Costumes must cover appropriate areas of the body. What is illegal to have uncovered when not at U-Con must remain covered when at U-Con. Modern uniforms (from the Civil War era to present day) may not be worn as costumes,

2017 Important upcoming dates

Hi U-Con attendees! Due to a typo, the website originally listed online registration as closing on Friday, however it should actually have read Thursday. Sorry for any inconvenience. Additional dates you will want to keep in mind: This Friday we

2017 Charity Game Auction

We want to thank everyone who participated in last year’s game auction. All proceeds from the auction went to charity, and each year we continue to increase our contribution. From everyone at U-Con, thank you so much!     Everyone