Articles About Gen Con

The Search is ON for the Legendary Gamer!

The Search is ON for the Legendary Gamer!

When Scott and I first met, he earned spending money by selling baseball cards and sports memorabilia. Always the entrepreneurial type, he took a different approach to marketing his collection than what most of the vendors at the card shows ...
Thrift Treasure: Quivive Abstract Game

Thrift Treasure: Quivive Abstract Game

Every year I stand in line at Gen Con to get the opportunity to purchase some games from their flea market. People from all over bring in their extra games to sell and price them according to the day. If you are buying on the first day, it ...
Promos & Deals at Gen Con 2019

Promos & Deals at Gen Con 2019

Attending any kind of convention provides perks that are unique to that event and board game conventions are no different. As we have done each year, we’ve put together lists to help our readers who attend Origins and Gen Con find the ...
The Best New Games Debuting at Gen Con 2019 – Part 2

The Best New Games Debuting at Gen Con 2019 – Part 2

Ahhh. So glad to see that Siri reminded you to come back today. We only touched the tip of the iceberg yesterday with Part 1 of our list of the best games debuting at Gen Con 2019! They’re alphabetical and the first of our series didn ...
Promos & Deals at Gen Con 2018

Promos & Deals at Gen Con 2018

I know you’ve probably been busy working on your wish list from last week’s articles featuring games debuting at Gen Con. But if you’re anything like me, game promos not only improve your copy, but they make it better than ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 3

Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 3

Welcome back! Glad to see you’ve returned to add more to your wish list. I completely feel your pain; we have the same obsession with needing to add more games to our collection. If you’ve just hopped on our bus for details on w ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 2

Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 2

Refill that cup of caffeine we talked about yesterday because here’s the second part of our list of games debuting for sale at Gen Con. I don’t know about you, but it feels like Christmas as a kid where you take the various stor ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 1

Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 1

Hope you have a caffeine sidekick in hand because you’re in for the first of three days worth of “Ooh, I want that.” revelations. Why? Because we’re only a couple weeks away from the mecca of board games – Gen ...