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December GLD Reminder plus a New Initiative!

Greetings! I have a Games Library Day reminder plus a little bit of new info! For those of you who were at the U-Con wrap-up meeting last night you heard a little about this but for everyone else, we’ve decided

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December Games Library Day…

It’s been one week since U-Con but that doesn’t mean you have to go without gaming: December’s Games Library Day is right around the corner! Wander over to Arbor Brewing Company (ABC) Microbrewery in Ypsilanti (map) (or as us locals

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Online Reg, Reg Materials Pick-up, & Onsite Reg

Pre-registration has ended and online registration has begun.  Tickets and badges are still available for purchase, however Saturday and Weekend badges are now listed for our at-the-door prices. Wed, 11/2 11:59p ONLINE Registration ENDS Thu, 11/10 8p-9p Online Reg materials avail

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U-Con 2016 Con Book and T-Shirt – Pirates vs Superheroes

For our con book and t-shirt, we selected the theme of “Pirates vs Superheroes” as a tribute to all our guests of honor.  Dobby Doodles captured that idea with this great art.  The Con Book is now available for download.  

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U-Con News and Reminders – 10/10/16

Hello Attendees, Just a few of the things we wanted to remind you of this week. New Artemis Events Something new for U-Con. We’re hosting Artemis, a live, starship bridge simulator (via networked computers) for up to 6 players. (Please

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Preregistration OPENS TODAY at 11 AM

Hello everyone, U-Con PRE-REG IS OPEN today (9/22) at 11 AM! Check out our events & programming and join us for THREE full days of gaming and fun: Friday, Nov 11th through Sunday, Nov 13th once again at the beautiful

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U-Con Answers a First Timer’s Questions about Game Registration

A first-time attendee contact us today with questions.  Here is a heavily edited version of that conversation to help other folks who are attending their first U-Con! First Timer: I’m wondering how the games work, here. I’ve never been to

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Events Preview

We sent out notice yesterday to our gamemasters.  Now we’re letting everyone know. U-Con: November 11-13, 2016 at Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest Before preregistration goes live, we’d like to give you a chance to review the event schedule.

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Gamemasters Wanted!

Gamemasters! U-Con’s event submission deadline is Friday 9/16 at 11:59p. Submit your events at: https://www.ucon-gaming.org/reg/gcs/gm/submit.php As always, Gamemasters earn their badge refund for running 6 hours of events at U-Con. However, now gamemasters who go above and beyond by running a

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U-Con 2016 Special Guest Bill Webb

Having loved last year’s convention, Bill Webb has graciously agreed to return for his second U-Con!  Bill Webb is the founder of Frog God Games, one of the largest 3rd party publishers in the gaming industry.  Read more about Bill

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