U-Con Gaming Convention November 17-19, 2017, Ypsilanti, Michigan
Role Playing, Card Games, Board Games, Miniatures, LARPs, Specialty Tracks, Exhibitors' Hall, Auction, and much more!

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Board and Card Games

Friday

2p

6246 A Scrum of Incompatible Card Games: Ultimate Chaos, GM: David A. Spitzley, 20 players, No XP/Complex, Friday 2p-3p. A U-Con tradition returns! Grab a card game from the pile, or bring your favorite, and battle opponents playing completely different games: Munchkin vs Uno vs Magic vs Fluxx vs Poker vs Rummy vs Mille Bornes vs Star Wars vs Race for the Galaxy vs... mental flexibility and a sense of humor are a must! General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 303-304. $2.00

Miniatures

Friday

2p

6775 Paint and Take, GM: Linda and Dean Martelle, 12 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 2p-9p. Join us to spend quiet time painting some of the best miniatures in the world, with some of the best paint in the world. We will assist you as needed with selection of colors and techniques. Miniatures will run between $3.00 and $10.00 for the special dragons. Please pay the person running the paint and take for the miniatures. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 105-107. Free!

Special Events

Friday

5p

6473 : Tekumel: Joyful Sitting Among Friends, GM: George Hammond, 20 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 5p-7p. This is the annual welcome gathering for the Tekumel Track. Join us to find out about the weekend's Tekumel events, or the Tekumel setting in general, and meet other fans of the setting. General Audience (13+) Seminar 5. Free!

8p

6163 : Wits and Wagers Vegas - Game Show, GM: Nicholas Baker, 50 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 8p-9p. Wits and Wagers, the popular trivia party game, has a new Vegas edition! It features the same game play as before: guess a trivia question with a numerical answer, then try and bet on which answer is closest without going over. However, in Vegas edition, you get additional bets. These include Red and Black, which are more general bets and the long shot bet, where you bet on someone's answer without even seeing their response! In this special Game Show format, players will form up teams and make guesses and bets together, as more heads are better than just one! Family Friendly (7+) Auditorium 1. Free!

9p

6164 : Wits and Wagers Vegas - Game Show, GM: Nicholas Baker, 50 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 9p-10p. Wits and Wagers, the popular trivia party game, has a new Vegas edition! It features the same game play as before: guess a trivia question with a numerical answer, then try and bet on which answer is closest without going over. However, in Vegas edition, you get additional bets. These include Red and Black, which are more general bets and the long shot bet, where you bet on someone's answer without even seeing their response! In this special Game Show format, players will form up teams and make guesses and bets together, as more heads are better than just one! Family Friendly (7+) Auditorium 1. Free!

Saturday

11a

6263 Auction: Item Submission, GM: U-Con Staff, 30 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 11a-1p. No ticket needed. The auction itself running from 1pm to 3pm. We charge $1.00 or 10% of the winning bid, whichever is higher, per item sold. See auction event at 1pm for additional details. Auditorium 1. Free!

1p

6262 Auction, GM: U-Con Staff, 50 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 1p-3p. No ticket needed. Registration of items from 11am to 1pm. We charge $1.00 or 10% of the winning bid, whichever is higher, per item sold. Accounts will be allowed to anyone who states that they will attend the entire auction. No checks will be accepted. No photocopied materials will be sold. U-Con will not be responsible for lost or stolen items. No inspections of lots prior to or during the sale. All sales are final. Auditorium 1. Free!

7p

6250 Smithee Awards: The Smithee Primaries, GM: Smith-ka-teers, 50 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 7p-11p. The Smithees are a bad movie awards celebration of cinematic schlock. Each year we host a show in which we take clips from various B-movies, and pit them against each other in typical bad movie categories. Stupid Looking Monsters? Got those. Oblivious moments? Got those too. Unfortunately, we've watched too many movies and have too many clips and need your help. Come vote for the worst (or best) clips we found over the past year and help build Smithee 2018! Adults Only (18+) Auditorium 1. Free!