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MarsCon 2013 - Gaming

Game requests are always welcome at games. Space for scheduled events is limited. People can sign up for any block of time to host whatever games they want, no matter how ridiculous. Any open space remaining will allow Open Gaming. The casual format of open gaming has worked well for us in the past, so we’re sticking with it. Thanks for the continued support.

Marscon 2013 Gaming Schedule

Friday March 1

2pm Gaming Room Opens (Open Gaming throughout the day)
4pm Magic: the Gathering–Commander event Tournament and/or open play depending on participation
8pm Kiss My Axe–Ever wanted to be a viking? Do you enjoy cinematic flavor to a game? Try this new and unique approach to a roleplaying game. Pre-generated characters provided.
Midnight–Gaming room closes

Saturday March 2

10 am Gaming Room Opens (Open gaming throughout the day)
10 am–Dungeons and Dragons for KIDS!! We’ll run this quick and fun event for kids (any age welcome, there is math involved) We will ask that parents participate in this event. The intent of this project is to give kids a taste of what a roleplaying game is. Not intending a long session, so maximum is about two hours. As soon as we have enough interested players, we’ll throw together a game. I’ll have 4 scenarios ready to run with pre-generated characters. Dungeons and Dragons v. 3.5 event. If it develops into a longer game, all the better!
10 am–Dungeons and Dragons 1st Edition–An old woman approaches you in the local tavern. “I need your help great adventurers. Close by is a deep dungeon with great monsters and I need someone who can brave the darkness and danger to retrieve the glittering Orb of Healing to save the town. Do you accept the quest to save the town and slay the monsters?” Classic dungeons and dragons 1st edition fun.
2 adventures run, please only sign up for one. Characters provided by GM.
12 pm Reaper Miniatures Paint and Take Event
3pm Magic: the Gathering Tournament–Gatecrash booster draft Cost: FREE!! Limited to 8 spots. Single elimination non-sanctioned tournament.
8pm Settlers of Catan and other Board Games (Prizes will be awarded)
Midnight–Gaming Room closes

Sunday March 3

9am Gaming Room open for Open Gaming
10am-2pm Open Reaper Miniatures Paint and Take Event
9:30am Dungeons and Dragons 1st Edition Second Session
3pm Gaming Closes

Something to keep in mind: Gaming is not “con” for child care. We are not baby sitters, we are not here to look after your children, and we are not certified to do this.

–Matthew Hellendrung and Brian LaBounty
–Gaming Czars Marscon 2013

MarsCon 2013
March 1-3, 2013

Crowne Plaza Hotel and Suites

3 Appletree Square
Bloomington, MN 55425

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