Every year since 1990, Major David Wesely has provided seminars on various topics as& Gas, Bugs & Nukes, Civil War Firepower, Victory Through Air Power, Braunstein - the first roleplaying game, Civil War Artillery, problem solving while designing Source of the Nile& the only game to ever win 5 awards for game designing Excellency in the same year. Attendees will choose the topics on which Major Wesely speaks.
Battle of Kursk : The Real Story, with History Channel Expert, Dana Lombardy
Learn the background story and why this battle was the last German blitzkreig of WWII. In 1944 the Germans and Soviets believed the panzers would break through; Lombardy explains how this battle proved this to be right and wrong. Dana will explain how to use 1/144 "N" scale model tanks to recreate tank battles. Attendees will receive a coupon which can be redeemed at his sales booth for a free, historically accurate, 1/144 scale "N" model tank.
Award winning editor, James Lowder talks about what makes a game one of the best. He explains how they developed their list, how the book came together, which games they were surprised to find on the list and which ones they were shocked to discover didn't make the cut. Grab your copy of this new book at the Green Ronin booth and join us for some spirited debate.
Award winning game designer and author, James Lowder tells how to treat freelancing like a business, how to fight for the best deal possible, negotiating contracts, lining up health care, finding work that pays, knowing when to turn down a bad deal and how to settle problems with publishers in ways that (usually) don't involve thumbscrews.
Colonel Zocchi tells everything you need to know to succeed in the game business. He covers copyrights, patents, trademarks, costs, royalties, pricing, profit margins, discounts, timing, releases, agents and getting others to publish your games. Everyone attending will receive a coupon which can be redeemed at the Gamescience booth for one free blank gem colored 10 sided die which can be customized to compliment original game designing idea.
Colonel Zocchi tells everything you need to know to succeed in the game business. He covers copyrights, patents, trademarks, cost, royalties, pricing profit margins, discounts, timing, release, agents and getting others to publish your game. Everyone attending will receive a coupon which can be redeemed at the Gamescience booth for one free bland, gem colored, 10 sided die which can be customized to compliment original game designing ideas.
Join Dana Lombardy from the History Channel and designer of award winning Streets of Stalingrad board game as he repeats his Soviet Offensive or Battle of Kursk lectures, or a shortened version of both talks. Audience votes! He will give away coupon to every attendee which can be presented at his sales booth to get one free authentically detailed WWII 1/144 "N" scale tank.