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Dear Gamemasters!

Event submission for U-Con 2017 is underway, and we need your events! Information for Gamemasters can be found at: Please submit all of your events at: We ask all gamemasters who wish to receive a Gamemaster Badge (which

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2017 Guest of Honor Whitney Beltrán

Whitney Beltrán, AKA “Strix” is a writer and narrative designer for analogue and video games, scripts and features, and transmedia IP. She has written for studios including Undead Labs, Onyx Path, and Crackhorse Films. She is an expert in world

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2017 Guest of Honor Cam Banks

A native of New Zealand, Cam lives with his family in St Paul, Minnesota. Since 2013 he’s worked for Atlas Games as RPG director, producing games such as Feng Shui 2 and Unknown Armies 3. Prior to this he oversaw game development and design

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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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