MarsCon 2018

Robots, Rayguns, & Rockets:

The 3 R's of Sci-Fi

MarsCon Gaming

Gaming at MarsCon will take place on the second floor in the Wood Duck Pond room—right across the hall from several of our programming rooms. Here is what you can expect to find...

Open Gaming
Friday 4:00pm - Midnight
Saturday 10:00am - Midnight
Sunday 11:00am - 4:00pm

Sword of Air
With Burl Zorn of The Source Comics and Games. Format D&D 3.5
The party is currently traveling north through the Savannah (plains) to answer a call for adventure. Word reached them that adventurers were needed and they are answering the call now that they have had a taste of the adventurer's life. A city called Bard's Gate far to the north. What adventures will they have on the way there? Will there be more villainous Tokoloshes or other monsters to save villagers from? The answers lie to the north!
Create a 3.5 character using the point buy system in 3.5 Dungeon Master's Guide...25 points. Come in at first level. All are welcome. You are welcome to create your character at the convention as well. We will have a limited number of pre-generated characters available as well.
Friday 4:00pm - close
Saturday 2:00pm - close
Sunday Noon - close

Paint and Take Miniatures Event
Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm - close

Magic the Gathering
MtG: Archenemy 6:00pm - 8:00pm
MtG: Quantum Leap 8:00pm - 11:00pm
MtG: Archenemy 11:00am - 1:00pm
MtG: Quantum Leap 2:00pm - 5:00pm
MtG: Modem 6:00pm - 9:00pm
MtG: Legacy 9:00pm - Midnight
Sunday —
MtG: Commander 11:00am - 3:00pm

Other scheduled gaming—Friday
Combat Assault Vehicle: King of the Hill 4:00pm - 8:00pm (minis - Players: 8 - CAV is a combined arms wargame, with tanks, infantry, gunships, electronic warfare, and of course giant mechs. Fight to control a strategic command post and defend it at all costs. Rules will be taught.)
Star Trek Catan 6:00pm -9:00pm
King of Tokyo 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Betrayal at House on the Hill w/ Widows Walk expansion 8:00pm - Midnight
Classic Battletech 8:00pm - Midnight (minis - Free for All - Players: 8 - Life is cheap, battlemechs are expensive. Jump in the pilot's seat and hunt down your friends in the classic game of mech combat. All players welcome, new or old.)
Quarriors!!! 9:00pm - 11:00pm

Other scheduled gaming—Saturday
Robo Rally 11:00am - 3:00pm
Star Trek Ascendancy: Battle the Borg 11:00am - 3:00pm
Mothership 11:00am - 2:00pm (board game - Players: 6 - Command a fleet of ships, conquer worlds, acquire upgrades, and destroy your opponents. There's no room for politics here, so shoot first and confirm they were enemies later.)
Sol: Last Days of a Star 3:00pm -8:00pm (board game - Players: 5 - Harvest energy from a dying star, in a race against time to save human kind. The game ends when the sun explodes!)
Firefly: The Board Game 4:00pm - 8:00pm
HeroClix: Galactus Battle 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Betrayal at Baldur's Gate 8:00pm - Midnight
Dropfleet Commander - Planetary Invasion 8:00pm - Midnight (minis - Players: 6 - Dropfleet Commander is a planetary invasion wargame, where capital ships clash for orbital dominance. Defend your world, or safely escort dropships to the surface. Rules will be taught.)
Star Munchkin 9:00pm - Midnight

Other scheduled gaming—Sunday
Lords of Waterdeep 11:00am - 3:00pm
Silent Death: The Next Millenium 11:00am - 3:00pm (Free for All - Players: 8 - Silent Death is a quick playing game of space fighter combat. Hunt down your friends and introduce them to the cold vacuum of space, but compared to Minnesota that might not be so bad.)
Tsuro 11:00am - Noon
King of Tokyo Noon - 1:00pm
Quarriors!!! 1:00pm - 3:00pm

MarsCon 2018

Robots, Rayguns & Rockets

The 3 R's of Sci-Fi

March 2-4, 2018
Hilton Minneapolis/St Paul Airport/Mall of America
3800 American Blvd. E.
Bloomington, MN 55425

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