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U-Con 2017: Events Preview

Greetings, U-Con 2017 is November 17-19 at the Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest Everyone: The events preview is posted to our website.  Registration and ticket selection are currently disabled, with a planned opening of Monday, Sept 25 at 11 AM EDT.  We

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Call for Photographer

Are you a professional or semi-professional photographer looking to get your name out? Are you going to be at this year’s U-Con? Do you wish you could help support this year’s con more but aren’t sure how? If you answered

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Industry Insiders ConTessa

Please join us in welcoming U-Con 2017 Industry Insiders ConTessa! ConTessa is an organization dedicated to increasing diverse representation in tabletop gaming by running events led entirely by marginalized people, and enjoyed by everyone. They run their own  conventions online,

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Special Guest Doug Kovacs

Please join us in welcoming U-Con 2017 Special Guest Doug Kovacs! Doug grew up in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, playing with Star Wars figures, then GI-Joe, and later graduating to Dungeons and Dragons and other RPGs (which he continues

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Special Guest Brendan LaSalle

Please join us in welcoming U-Con 2017 Special Guest Brendan LaSalle! Brendan J. LaSalle has been writing and publishing in the game industry since 2002. He has written for Goodman Games, Fat Dragon Games, Troll Lord’s Games, Savage Mojo, Pandahead Publishing,

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Special Guest Jonathan Gilmour

Please join us in welcoming U-Con 2017 Special Guest Jonathan Gilmour! Jonathan Gilmour is a Board Game Designer from NW Ohio. His credits include: Co-designer of Dead of Winter: A Crosssroads Game, and Vault Wars. His greatest weaknesses are writing Bios,

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2017 Hotel Reminder

We are pleased to return to Eagle Crest for our 2017 convention. We’ve expanded our space to fit more events than ever. Our block of rooms at the adjoining Marriott will be $99 per night. The deadline for this reservation rate

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2017 Guest of Honor breakfast

GMs, want to get, from the source, answers to your game system specific questions and get to know the Guests of Honor better?  Check out our Sunday breakfast, where you will be eligible to join them! The following Guests of

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Lots of exciting Guest news coming your way this week!

Hey everybody, hang onto your hats because we’ve got a lot of great things to tell you! First, please join us in welcoming U-Con 2017 Guest of Honor Sarah “Doombringer” Richardson! Sarah Richardson is currently working as Magpie Games’ Marketing Director, as

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2017 Event Preview – coming soon!

We are working hard on getting event registration ready! The lateness of Gen Con this year has pushed back some event submission. Currently, we have over 650 events in the system and are expecting at least 100 more. However, more

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