Thursday, January 27 - Sunday, January 30, 2005

Master Schedule for DREAMATION 2005

Updated 1/19/05

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You may ONLY reserve seats in DREAMATION 2005 events if you are pre-registered. If you have not yet pre-registered, you may click HERE to register.

To reserve your spot in the events you want to play in, send eMail to: dreamation@dexposure.com and include your name and the events you want to register for BY CODE ONLY! NOTE: You may ONLY choose Event Codes which are SHOWN IN ORANGE. DO NOT CHOOSE CODES WHICH ARE SHOWN IN RED. Red Event Codes indicate later rounds in tournaments which you will be automatically advanced to if you win the preliminary rounds, OR events which have already filled up to capacity. Check this page often, it will be updated frequently.

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The Event Listing contains vital information about each event, in the format shown below:

Event ID; Type of Event; Event Name; Event Author. Event Description. Event Day & Time; Round (1); Materials (2). Level (3); Attitude (4), Age Notification (5). Next Round (6) (if applicable); See Also: Repetition of event or round (if applicable).

In the interest of conserving space, repeat listings of the same event or multiple round events will contain only the title, a reference to the first listing, time and round information. Note that prizes are usually NOT listed; all prizes will be gallery level certificates (or applicable awards), unless otherwise specified. In the case of cash prizes, Double Exposure reserves the right to withdraw the grand prize based on attendance of the specific event. All CCG cash prizes will be MAILED to the winners within 60 days of the end of DREAMATION 2005. All other cash value prizes will be awarded as certificates or shopping sprees for the Dealers' Room, and MAY be transferred to future Double Exposure conventions.

Notes:

(1) One Session; One round; 1 of x = First round, etc.; 1A of x = Same round repeated elsewhere.

(2) All Materials Provided (except dice); All Materials Offered (except dice), but feel free to bring your own; Bring Your Own Materials (and characters, if applicable).

(3) Beginners ONLY; Beginners Welcome; Knowledge of rules Necessary; Experts ONLY.

(4) Very Silly; Silly; Fun; Serious; Very Serious.

(5) All Ages; Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance; 18 & Over ONLY; Recommended For Young Players.

(6) All "Next Round" listings show which specific round or session you will be scheduled for automatically if you advance. This information is vital, and you should be aware of it, although you CAN reserve an alternate selection which takes place at the same time as a future advancement round. At the appropriate time, you will cancel one or the other. Note that all available events are shown in ORANGE, and all advancement rounds are shown in RED.

All Special Headline Events are shown in YELLOW. Note that the winner of EACH Region 4 Championship gets a FREE COMPLETE MEMBERSHIP TO DEXCON 8 and a GUARANTEED SEAT in the Final Rounds of the U.S. National Championship!

N001: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations" by Catie Straiton and the UCC. A PREMIERE EVENT! A one-round D&D 3rd Edition Revised Adventure for the Legends of the Shining Jewel Campaign. Unnatural creatures are attacking travelers and livestock around Amthydor. Can you learn where they are coming from, and who sent them, before you become the next victim? For heroes of levels 1-6. Part two of "Babe in the Woods." Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N006, N011, N015, N023, N027.

N002: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "The Ties That Bind" by Andrew Hauptman and the UCC. A PREMIERE EVENT! A one-round D&D 3rd Edition Revised Adventure for the Legends of the Shining Jewel Campaign. A missing relative leads you on a search and rescue mission in the mountains near Amthydor. Is this just a missing person case, or is a greater threat waiting to be found? For heroes of levels 1-6. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N004, N019, N032.

N003: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Jaded Life" by David Santana and the UCC. A PREMIERE EVENT! A one-round D&D 3rd Edition Revised Adventure for the Legends of the Shining Jewel Campaign. Living in Amthydor can be dull or interesting especially for its adventurers. Though when people turn up missing, the Diamond Legion turns to adventurers for help. Can the adventurers of the Shining Jewel find the missing people before its too late? For heroes levels 1-6. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N012, N018, N031.

N004: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "The Ties That Bind". See N002. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N019, N032.

N005: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "Time to See the World" by Christopher McGuigan. A One Round Legends of the Sovereign Stone adventure, Part One of the: "Coming of Age" Series. Out in the world for the first time you have made it to the capital of the Divine Lands of the Trome. Now low on resources, you need to do something to pay the bills. Just deliver a package to New Vinnengael in the Vinnengaelean Empire. For first level (beginning) characters only. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N008, N020, N029.

N006: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations". See N001. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round. See Also: N011, N015, N023, N027.

N007: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Help Wanted!" by Christian Alipounarian. A one-round D&D 3rd Edition Revised Adventure for the Legends of the Shining Jewel Campaign. The shortage of laborers in a city depopulated by emigration and war has motivated the Lord Monarch to send the call across the land for laborers of all stripes. But as the saying goes - be careful what you wish for, you might just get it! An adventure recommended for character levels 1-4. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N016, N024, N028.

N008: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "Time to See the World". See N005. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round. See Also: N020, N029.

N009: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Under the Streets" by Christian Alipounarian. A continuous two-round D&D 3rd Edition Revised Adventure for the Legends of the Shining Jewel Campaign. After Amthydor's recent invasion of undead, many parts of the city suffered great damage. Amthydor needs her wrecked sewers restored. The Lord Monarch has ordered the system to be repaired...but the workers who are trying to do so keep turning up dead. Can you get to the bottom of what lurks under the streets of the Shining Jewel? This event is two rounds in length and is for heroes of levels 1-6. Friday, 3:00PM - 12:00AM; Two Rounds; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N021, N030.

N010: Heroes of Ribhus; "Challenge of the Wizards" by Christopher Ravlin. C127B: Out in the far reaches of the Ribhian heartland lays the vast Ezmarazian Desert. Each year, a small group of wizards creates a race wherein a hand-selected team competes against other teams for a prize. This year you have been selected for a team. Can you win, or will you suffer defeat or worse in the Challenge of the Wizards? This event is designed for Heroes of Ribhus characters of level 1 - 9. This is a perfect adventure for newcomers to the campaign. Character creation rules and information about the Heroes of Ribhus campaign can be found at: http://www.ribhus.com. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N026.

N011: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations". See N001. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N006, N015, N023, N027.

N012: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Jaded Life". See N003. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N018, N031.

N013: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "To Aid an Aide" by Christopher McGuigan. A One Round Legends of the Sovereign Stone adventure. You decided to go to the Fallen Star Inn for a late evening's meal, but an aide's request for his life has now presented itself to you. Will you let him die or will you save him? For characters levels 1 - 3. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N025, N033.

N014: Heroes of Ribhus; "A Pound of Flesh, Part 1" by D. Paul Carter. C132E: A PREMIERE EVENT! The Heroes have accepted a job in the up and coming town of Collinwood. Once a quiet farming community, Collinwood is expanding swiftly due, primarily, to the success of the College of Anatomy & Engineering. But with growth comes pain and Collinwood needs the help of the Heroes of Ribhus before things get too far. This event is designed for Heroes of Ribhus characters of level 1 - 9. This is a perfect adventure for newcomers to the campaign. Character creation rules and information about the Heroes of Ribhus campaign can be found at: http://www.ribhus.com. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

N015: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations". See N001. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round. See Also: N006, N011, N023, N027.

N016: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Help Wanted!". See N007. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round. See Also: N024, N028.

N017: Heroes of Ribhus; "A Pound of Flesh, Part 2" by D. Paul Carter. C133E: A PREMIERE EVENT! Once the small city of Collinwood was a tranquil, peaceful place but the grim spectre of expansion has taken the form of insidious plans surrounding science and morality. Can the Heroes of Ribhus stop the sinister events taking place before the whole city is cast into turmoil? This event is designed for Heroes of Ribhus characters of level 1 - 9. This is a perfect adventure for newcomers to the campaign. Character creation rules and information about the Heroes of Ribhus campaign can be found at: http://www.ribhus.com. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

N018: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Jaded Life". See N003. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N012, N031.

N019: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "The Ties That Bind". See N002. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N004, N032.

N020: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "Time to See the World". See N005. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N008, N029.

N021: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Under the Streets". See N009. Saturday, 2:00PM - 12:00AM; Two Rounds. See Also: N030.

N022: Heroes of Ribhus; "Of Wolves and Men" by D. Paul Carter. C134E: A PREMIERE EVENT! Some hideous creature is terrorizing the small copper mining village of Shady Gulp. The Heroes of Ribhus are hired to help the local militia deal with this threat once and for all. But will the Heroes be the hunters. Or the hunted. This event is designed for Heroes of Ribhus characters of level 1 - 9. Character creation rules and information about the Heroes of Ribhus campaign can be found at: http://www.ribhus.com. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

N023: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations". See N001. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N006, N011, N015, N027.

N024: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Help Wanted!". See N007. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N016, N028.

N025: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "To Aid an Aide". See N013. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N033.

N026: Heroes of Ribhus; "Challenge of the Wizards". See N010. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

N027: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Dire Considerations". See N001. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N006, N011, N015, N023.

N028: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Help Wanted!". See N007. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N016, N024.

N029: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "Time to See the World". See N005. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N008, N020.

N030: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Under the Streets". See N009. Sunday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; Two Rounds. See Also: N021.

N031: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "Jaded Life". See N003. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N012, N018.

N032: LEGENDS OF THE SHINING JEWEL; "The Ties That Bind". See N002. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N004, N019.

N033: LEGENDS OF THE SOVEREIGN STONE; "To Aid an Aide". See N013. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: N025.

L034: World of Darkness; "Finders Keepers, Part One" by S.Y.S. Productions. Molly the Bear is dead and the changing breeds howl for blood. The Sabbat seems unconcerned by their missing bishop and their templar being a "guest" of Lucifer's court. The newly made Count Lucifer holds sway over his county and tries to bring peace to his realm. But what of the Seelie rebels? Or the backroom secret deals with the devil? And now a stranger has come to town and declared a test of sorts. The winner will get a prize beyond imagining and the losers...well, the losers get what they deserve... Join S.Y.S. Productions for the next installment of the continuing Lonely City chronicle. Existing characters may be updated by contacting our staff at http://www.sysproductions.com, and new characters may be created online or at the door. Thursday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. Next Round: L046.

L035: Ancient Empire; "The Imperial Land Grab". The Empire has given out writs to nobles to take certain lands. They must do it with out Imperial aide and they have to do it quick. These nobles are paying local adventurers to help them clear these lands and that includes a couple of "Abandoned" Villages in the area. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L036: Ancient Empire; "Professor Porter's Undead School Tour". This is traveling show full of undead. Great fun for the entire family. Until they got loose. Now the area must be cleared of the undead before they can spread too far. Then what do you do with Professor Porter? Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L037: Ancient Empire; "Challenge for Life". Several challenges set up that involve all of the different skills types know to the Empire and who ever get through them is eligible for the grand prize. Of course you must live long enough to get to that stage. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L038: Ancient Empire; "Last Link of the Landless Lord". A once great Lord has lost all and wanders about. He says he seeks the last link. He says silver is always needed but gold is useless. No one knows what he means but many believe he hides a great and wealthy secret. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L039: Buffy the Vampire Slayer; "A Bite From the Apple, Episode 3" by S.Y.S. Productions. "Where Are We Going, And Why Are We In This Handbasket?" The last Episode was a stunning victory for the bad guys...the Slayer and her allies took on the vampires all at once. Next time, they'll think twice about doing that. A new and powerful (looking) ally got handed a heaping helping of death. Alejandra's Watcher and her best friend were still in the clutches of the vamps when she was forced to retreat, left perhaps to a fate worse than death. Can the good guys regroup and rescue their friends? Preferably alive? They're going to need a hand with that. Care to join them? S.Y.S. Productions presents the next installment of the continuing Buffy Live Role Playing chronicle. Existing characters may be updated by contacting our staff at http://www.sysproductions.com, and new characters may be created online or at the door. Friday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

L040: Ancient Empire; "Beast Within". After travels with the Landless Lord people are now finding out he does have a secret. A horrid secret that must be completely discovered and corrected or all is lost in the area. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L041: Ancient Empire; "Flourish or Flounder". All of the new people who have come to the market and all wish to make money. The merchant guilds, both great and small, know this town is the secret to success. Who will aide what merchant and who pay what price for riches of the lands. Body and soul seem to be the commodities that will control the town's wealth. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L042: Ancient Empire; "Blood is Better Than Coffee". This is a collection of different encounters designed to get the blood pumping and mind moving for the rest of the day (or for those a little slower the rest of your short life). Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L043: DEADLANDS; "Throw the Devil from the Train" by FishDevil Productions. All aboard! Last call for the No. 9 going to Mississippi; have your tickets ready folks! Join us, the Denver-Pacific Railroad Company, for an unforgettable journey across the weird west in our revolutionary locomotive. This fine piece of machinery is the fastest engine on the rails today and that's our guarantee. So load up your smokewagon, wash down that last shot of whiskey, and take a ride with the FishDevil team for their second one-shot LARP set in the Deadlands world. Come join us once again to see how weird the west could have been! Saturday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

L044: Ancient Empire; "Decisions". In this new world of old ruins and cultures turmoil there is many paths to take to follow one belief. To find one's way one must decide the path. This is just the beginning for the moral road of life in the Ancient Empire. Continued in "The Road to Heaven and Hell" or stand alone. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L045: National Security Decision Making Game. NSDM is a cross between a political LARP, Diplomacy, and a military boardgame. It is set in the world of a few days to months in our future, using real-world maps and data. Players play a governmental position in one country, which could be the U.S., Russia, North Korea, China, or another country in an interesting situation. Each player has assigned objectives which reflect the actual views and capabilities that position has in the real world. The "controllers", most of whom are senior military officers or government analysts, run whichever other countries or organizations are needed. Further information can be found at: http://www.nsdmg.org. Saturday, 3:00PM - 8:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Serious, All Ages.

L046: World of Darkness; "Finders Keepers, Part Two" by S.Y.S. Productions. Molly the Bear is dead and the changing breeds howl for blood. The Sabbat seems unconcerned by their missing bishop and their templar being a "guest" of Lucifer's court. The newly made Count Lucifer holds sway over his county and tries to bring peace to his realm. But what of the Seelie rebels? Or the backroom secret deals with the devil? And now a stranger has come to town and declared a test of sorts. The winner will get a prize beyond imagining and the losers...well, the losers get what they deserve... Join S.Y.S. Productions for the next installment of the continuing Lonely City chronicle. Existing characters may be updated by contacting our staff at http://www.sysproductions.com, and new characters may be created online or at the door. Saturday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. Previous Round(s): L034.

L047: Ancient Empire; "The Road to Heaven or Hell". The PCs must make a make the final choices on what the will do. Which concepts and ideas will they follow and what is the final outcome for each choice. Continued from "Decisions". Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L048: Ancient Empire; "If I Were a Rich Man". A great treasure is hidden deep in ruins of a city long ago dead. The PCs must find it and while they search they will be challenge to think of what they would do with this great wealth they will soon have. Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L049: Ancient Empire; "In the Service of the Gods". Many different religions exist in the Ancient Empire. Many that always look for new converts and other that look eliminate rival religions. Some good and some evil and most pantheons just look to survive. How do they work with each other? Discover this as you travel through the section of Empires lands in the new world were all of the religions are forced to have their headquarters. Discover why the Empire keeps such a close watch. And see if you can get out with your soul intact! Play in the intriguing boffer LARP, Ancient Empire, as they transform one of our ballrooms into a fantasy setting! Players will led by various hooks to each situation. The situations are designed to teach players how rituals, spell, actions etc. work. Further along, they will learn how to interact with each other and learn how the different types of characters are dependent on each other and team work. They will learn combat at another time and also learn that role playing is not all hack and slash by actually being taught how to role play. Details of the religions and societies in the Ancient Empire world will be given in a quick glossed over fashion. Players are encouraged to show up in costume if possible. Players will be able to either make characters on-site or take pre-generated characters. Character and costume information can be found at: http://www.ancientempire.net. NPC positions will be open for people if they would like but they must go through the module as a player first. Players are able to play in any or all of the eleven adventures running throughout the convention. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R050: Capes; "Superhero Old-School" by Tony Lower-Basch. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Muse of Fire Studio - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! From their high tower the Sentinels of Liberty cast their gaze over Millennium City, ever ready to protect it from any threat, be it from space, another dimension, or the center of the earth. This session will be as unapologetically old-school superheroics as we can manage. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R051: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk 2020 Championship. The original roleplaying game of the dark future; a world of corporate assassins, heavy-metal heroes and brain-burning cyberhackers, packed with cutting-edge technology and intense urban action. In this game you'll find everything you need to tackle the mean streets of the 2000's - in a game system that combines the best in realistic action and playability. This championship will be run by Social Games and will show off the power and flexibility of the system through their supplements. Players can play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R058. Next Round: R120.

R052: HERO System - Champions; "Welcome, Freshmen!" by Sylvia Rudy. Something odd's been going on at the University of Hellenback. Paranormality seems to be going around. Is it the result an experiement by a nefarious secret organization, or just the cafeteria's eggplant parm? Freshmen PCs provided. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

R053: Dogs in the Vineyard; "New Chapel Town" by Vincent Baker. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Lumpley Games - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! It's a hard winter and God's Faithful are suffering. Demons prey on the weak, the hurt, the lost; in the isolated frontier settlements, even small resentments boil into hate and murder. You'll be God's Watchdogs, charged to put things right and hold the Faith together, riding into demon-ridden New Chapel Town. Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance. See Also: R082, R114.

R054: Sovereign Stone System; "The Baron of Malingas March" by Walter Soto-Liebman. An introductory adventure to the world of the Sovereign Stone. Welcome traveler, to Loerem, a fantasy realm of mystery and adventure. Loerem is a world of beauty and enchantment where you will encounter all manner of wondrous and magical creatures. But, be warned, Loerem is also a world of danger. Rumors have begun to spread throughout the land of evil forces coming to power. Evil forces who are intent upon spreading death and destruction throughout the world. Heroes are needed to aid in thwarting this power. If you are brave and fearless, continue with your journey. If not, turn back now... Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. See Also: R083.

R055: Capes; "Villainy Unleashed" by Tony Lower-Basch. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Muse of Fire Studio - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! All weekend long you'll fight the good fight. Tonight, let your darker side frolic at a super-villain session. Compete with other villains to hold Millenium City for ransom. Prove the futility of resistance, and gloat about your superiority. You can always be the good guy tomorrow. Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R056: The Mountain Witch; "Blood Snow Falls" by Timothy Kleinert. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Timfire Publishing - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! A group of samurai must travel far up a snowy and sacred mountain to find an ancient magician. Only together can they brave the terrors of the mountainside, but each must meet his dark fate alone. When everyone has an agenda, who can you trust? Full details can be found at: http://www.timfire.com/MountainWitch.html. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R125.

R057: Sorcerer; "The Keys of Uriel" by Clinton R. Nixon. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Anvilwerks - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Sorcerer is an intense game that asks "What would you do for power?" This module is a madcap wild-west fantasy adventure that asks "What would your D&D characters do for power?" complete with dragons, huge swords, and bisexual cats. Full details can be found at: http://www.sorcerer-rpg.com. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY.

R058: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk 2020 Championship. See R051. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; Round 1B of 2. Next Round: R120.

R059: Shadowrun; "Big Prize" by Kevin Meares. Dunkelzahn is holding a contest. Teams of Shadowrunners get to run his maze first group to survive it gets 10 million newyen. Bring a 3rd edition shadowrunner created directly out of the main rule book (no other source books or home brewed rules) of any race and type. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY.

R060: Paranoia XP; "Into the Blender" by Eric Minton. Congratulations, Troubleshooter! You have been carefully selected by The Computer to execute a critically important mission in the service of Alpha Complex! This mission has been carefully calibrated to your level of experience to maximize your chances of success. Note: information regarding the nature of your mission is NOT currently available at your security clearance. Have a pleasant daycycle! Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R101.

R061: Bulldogs; "Scum and Villainy Our Specialty" by Brennan Taylor. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Galileo Games - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! TransGalaxy is one of the largest corporations in the galaxy, and they deal with some of the sleaziest clients around. Someone has to go and collect from these deadbeats, and when the debtors are tinpot planetary dictators, crime lords, and semi-legal arms dealers, it takes a special kind of someone to do it. TransGalaxy High-Risk Collections is home to the baddest SOBs anywhere, and as part of one of these elite teams, you need to get your cut. Today. Load 'em up! Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R103.

R062: No Press Anthology; "The Agency" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Incarnadine Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! It's the swinging sixties and the members of the Agency protect the unsuspecting citizens of Great Britain from vampires, werewolves, and other Things That Were Not Meant To Be. Groovy, baby! Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R063: The Double Exposure Region 4 Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel Championship. In the first ever Championship of Eden Studios' popular role playing adaptation of Joss Whedon's universe, this new two-round adventure will thrill all fans. In Round 1A, the Buffy universe will be used and in Round 1B the Angel universe will be used. The top players from each preliminary round will be combined into the final round. You can play in either preliminary round, but not both. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R092. Next Round: R106.

R064: D&D 3.5; "To Storm the Polar Prison, Part 1" by Chris Bernhardt. A fantastically rich noble's son is convicted of a heinous crime and sent to the dreaded Polar Prison, the icy gulag of the north from which no inmate has ever returned. He pleads with the PC's to break his son out of the glacial hell and return him home safely, whereupon they will be rewarded beyond their wildest dreams. Can the group survive the deathly cold of the northern reaches and defeat the Prison's impenetrable defenses to rescue the merchant's child? This is a 2 round game which will be player Friday and Saturday afternoons. Players must participate in both sessions if they wish to play the game. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; Round 1 of 2; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. Next Round: R110.

R065: Torg: Revised and Expanded!. Join Eric Gibson, the President of Purgatory Press/West End Games, as he introduces the revised and expanded edition of Torg, long awaited by fans of this cult-favorite multi-genre role playing game. Scheduled for release this year, this new release is affectionately called "The Lost Rule Book". Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R135.

R066: No Press Anthology; "Discernment" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Incarnadine Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! He's helpless before you, but you haven't broken him yet. He is your prisoner, and you control his every perception of reality. But he still has one secret that eludes your grasp. Can you discern the truth before he goes where you can't follow? Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R067: "An Introduction to CyberGeneration: Evolve or Die 2.0" by Jonathan Lavallee. The year is 2027. Your parents, them good old Cyberpunks, have sold out to the machine and you've been left holding the bag as they go about their sixteen hour work week for a crappy conapt and some kibble. But not you, you're still young enough to think that you can take on the corps and win, and now with the Carbon Plague running through the youth of the street you just might be able too. Of course that is if the corps don't shoot you first, or capture you to see how you tick, or some religious nuts don't grab you from the streets, or you don't run afoul of some boostergang, or...I think you get the picture. CyberGeneration is the alternative timeline to Cyberpunk 2020. Here you play the youth of that generation, characters between 8 and 18, dealing with life in the new Incorporated States of America. A Plague has spread over the land, and those who show signs of infection have been labelled extremely dangerous by the state and are being hunted down. Join the revolution and fight back! Live, Love, Ride, Party and most of all, Evolve or Die. This introduction to the world of CyberGeneration is presented by Jonathan Lavallee from Firestorm Ink. Complete information can be found at http://www.firestorm-ink.com. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R096.

R068: HERO System - Champions; "Chaos Ensues" by Sylvia Rudy. Things have settled down on campus a bit since that fateful September, but there's still November to make it through. Someone always has to cause trouble. This game is a sequel to "Welcome, Freshmen", but it's not necessary to have played it to be in this game. Freshman PCs provided. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R069: Arcane Circle RPS; "Chosen of the Blood" by Steve Balbo. The battle-horn sounds, your blood boils, you enter into the abandon of blood-lust. You are the Chosen of the Blood-god and you convert the non-believers by fire and sword. You are the Stalkers of the Coming Endless Night, darkness is your ally and fear your weapon. You are the Priest of Gorgoth, summoner of the Gorgon, and you sacrifice the weak so their blood makes you stronger. Play the Bad Guys, crush your enemies and unite all Dunland under a crimson sky. This adventure is set in Tolkien's Middle Earth using the Arcane Circle RP System, an original FRP system. This game is for mature players, emphasizing interactive Role-playing using real-time combat in a living world, and will be taught at the game. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R070: With Great Power...; "Do You Have What It Takes?" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Incarnadine Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! There's more to a hero than a costume, a battlecry, and powers beyond those of mortal men. Superheroes are about triumph over heart-rending tragedy and shouldering the burden, no matter how great, of saving everything that means something to you. Do you have what it takes to stand back up? Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R089, R132.

R071: AD&D 2nd Edition; "Dungeon Crawl - Bar Wars...A New Brew" by Dennis Badurina. The townspeople have been killing each other lately, and it all started when a new tavern opened up in the village...and whadd'ya know, the town needs a band of heroes to find out whats wrong! What an opportunity! What a chance for fame and glory! What a cheap plot device! Part one of a spoof in name only of Star Wars. Come in, sit down, laugh alot and have fun! All this fun takes place using a huge Master Maze Dungeon for a realistic look and feel to the crawl. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R072: Legend of the Five Rings RPG; "Inokio Village" by George Pereira. You hear word of a traveling acting troupe that has been gaining much popularity recently, even though little is known of it. The acting troupe has recently stopped by a growing and mostly ordinary village of Inokio. Maybe you should take some time and enjoy the village and see this recently famous acting troupe to see for yourself why they are becoming so popular, you could use the relaxation. Or, you hear word from your Daimyo that one of your own clan has not been heard of since he last left for Inokio village. So you head off to find your fellow samurai. So might as well as enjoy what the village has to offer, as well as see this popular acting troupe. Or as one of your magistrate duties you travel to Inokio village to perform your duties of your Daimyo to visit the mayor and examine for yourself the strange rumors you have been hearing about this Inokio village. Inokio village that has not sent an envoy to deliver their contributions to the local Daimyo. Inokio village whose visiting samurai seem not to be heard of again. Whatever the reason you find out quickly that nothing is ordinary, in the ordinary village of Inokio. This is set in the world of L5R role playing system in the land of Rogukan. Live the life of a samurai! Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R073: Paranoia XP; "That Information is Not Available At this Time" by Kevin Meares. Congratulations citizen! You have been selected for the exciting and adventurous job of being a troubleshooter. Please report at the reported time; failure to do so is treason. You will have fun because, after all, happiness is mandatory, and if you are unhappy you may be used as reactor shielding. Remember the computer is your friend... Oh you wanted to know about the adventure? Oh, I'm sorry that information is not available at your security clearance so just bring a 20 sided die and see what your friend the computer will be willing to tell you. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, 18 & Over ONLY.

R074: "The Double Exposure Region 4 Complete Mafia for d20 Championship" by Tony DiGerolamo. Mr. DiGerolamo invites you to play in his latest creation, published by Living Room Games. This is the FIRST official Championship for this game! You would not want to disappoint him. Play a Wiseguy, commit crimes and do favors for your Family so that you might someday be a made guy. Based on the popular and easy-to-use d20 Modern rules. Use new skills like Bribe, Run a Brothel, Cheat, Hide Motive, Shake Down, Exploit and Joke. Try new feats like Lasting Threat, Heart of Stone, Man of Honor and Man of Respect. Pregenerated wiseguys that you can personalize are provided for quick, start up play. Experience the drama and excitement of Complete Mafia. Don't make us come looking for you. Winners (as voted) of each preliminary round will advance to the final round. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY. See Also: R107, R118. Next Round: R134.

R075: The Double Exposure Region 4 D6 Multi-Genre Championship. Purgatory Press/West End Games presents their flagship multi-genre role playing game, the D6 System. In the first two rounds, the genres will be "Adventure" and "Space". Advancers to the final round will find themselves in the NEW "Fantasy" genre. Players can play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R094. Next Round: R121.

R076: The Double Exposure Region 4 Masters & Minions Championship. "Be the Monsters": Ready to walk on the wild side? Join a Horde of your fellow monsters and turn the tables on the namby-pamby defenders of Good. Each round will be an all-new burst of fast, intense paladin-bashing action. Premade monster characters will be provided, or if you already have the Masters and Minions Horde Books you can bring your own 12th level ashmalkin, minotaur, minotrice, maze mage, or infamous Bull Lord. If you were one of the PCs who got killed by this guy at DEXCON 7, here's your chance to be on the winning side of that enormous axe! Players can play in any or all of the three preliminary rounds. Friday, 8:00PM - 9:00PM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R084, R122. Next Round: R126.

R077: Pulp Era: Cinematic Adventures in the Yesteryear; "The Revenge of Orubu" by James Carpio. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Chapter 13 Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! The year is 1937. An ancient African curse haunts the small town of Gosnold, Massachusetts. A series of global murders all centered around the questionable activities of a Victorian era gentleman's club, seem to be a the focus point, but the members keep dropping like flies. Enter the Collective, an organization dedicated to fighting the world's evil and corruption. Can the world brightest and bravest heroes stop this evil before it can kill again? Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R078: Conspiracy of Shadows; "White Out" by Keith Sendowski. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Bob Goat Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Your contact told you that these people you were set to meet could be trusted, but before you left you got a mysterious note with only two words, "They Know!" When you arrived at the caravansary the blizzard began and you and the other guests simply tried to make the best of it. Then the dying began. Now you are trapped and you don't know who to trust. Will you outlast the blizzard and find the allies you need against the Conspiracy? Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R079: Call of Cthulhu Classic; "Doll House" by Kevin Meares. A team of parapsychologists get a call to investigate a house where a series of mysterious occurances have been taking place. The activity seems to center around a recently purchased cloth doll. Can the players sort out the mystery in time? This adventure is based partly on a very real case of spiritual activty that happened several years ago. While not directly derived from this source it also combines the experiences of a real life paranormal investigator giving players a chance to explore what they would do in the face of a truly haunted house. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R080: The Avatar System 2.6; "In the Dead of Winter" by Andrew Sirkin. This game will be based on the Avatar System, and newbies to the system ARE invited to play. The players will enter into a Territory, and using skill, reasoning, and a bit of luck, accomplish their mission and return back to the Nexus safely. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R081: My Life With Master; "Master, May I?" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Half Meme Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! O, the terrible things your Master makes you do to the poor unsuspecting townsfolk. If only someone loved you. Can you find it within yourself to rise against the Master and put an end to his evil ways? Winner of the Diana Jones Award. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R082: Dogs in the Vineyard; "New Chapel Town". See R053. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round. See Also: R114.

R083: Sovereign Stone System; "The Baron of Malingas March". See R054. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round.

R084: The Double Exposure Region 4 Masters & Minions Championship. See R076. Friday, 12:00AM - 1:00AM; Round 1B of 2. See Also: R122. Next Round: R126.

R085: D&D 3.5; "The Thieves of Fortress Badabaskor, Part 1" by Chris Bernhardt. The players are recruited by a local potentate to eradicate a large band of Thieves who are hold up in an old Border Keep with a mysterious past. Can the PC's defeat the Thieves and discover the secret of the brigands fortress? This is a 2 round game which will be player Friday and Saturday nights at Midnight. Players must participate in both sessions if they wish to play the game. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; Round 1 of 2; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. Next Round: R127.

R086: Amber Diceless RPG; "Throne War" by Eric Minton. You have the power to travel among infinite realities, finding worlds of your desire in the endless reaches of Shadow. But there's only one true world - Amber - and that's where your obnoxious, arrogant brothers and sisters insist on lording it over you. The only person you ever hated more than them was your father, and now that he's dead, the throne of Amber is up for grabs. Can you claim the crown and rub their noses in your victory, or will you be forced to submit to the authority of some jumped-up, snot-nosed bastard sibling? Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R128.

R087: Ironclaw; "Anime Anthropomorphic Role Playing" by Geoff Schaller. What's better than your favorite Anime, or playing an Animal in an RPG? Both! Welcome to Ironclaw, where you play an animal in Anime style, in the age of swords, sorcery, and high adventure. Characters will be pre-made and provided for you, as well as crib sheets for the rules. Dice can be provided, but feel free to bring your own lucky dice! Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R088: Violet Dawn d20; "Denizens of Avadnu" by Robert Gallagher. Violet Dawn is a dark fantasy roleplaying campaign. It features new core races, monsters magic items, spells, skills and feats. They will be running games using the original races and creatures from their campaign in this exciting adventure scenario. Complete Information can be found at: http://www.icirclegames.com. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R097, R131, R136.

R089: With Great Power...; "Do You Have What It Takes?". See R070. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round. See Also: R132.

R090: AD&D 2nd Edition; "Dungeon Crawl - Bar Wars...The Wenches Strike Back" by Dennis Badurina. The townspeople have been killing each other lately, and it all started when a new tavern opened up in the village...and whadd'ya know, the town needs a band of heroes to find out whats wrong! What an opportunity! What a chance for fame and glory! What a cheap plot device! Part two of a spoof in name only of Star Wars. Come in, sit down, laugh alot and have fun! All this fun takes place using a huge Master Maze Dungeon for a realistic look and feel to the crawl. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R091: Pulp Era: Cinematic Adventures in the Yesteryear; "Gods Amongst Men" by James Carpio. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Chapter 13 Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Asleep for thousands of year, the entities that once ruled humanity with an iron fist slumbered in their tombs of exile and banishment. The magic that once ran wild through the ley lines of our great earth had faded and mankind learned to survive on their own and without aid....until today. In 1929 an ancient and powerful cult tried to awaken the black earth mother Kali, with sacrifice they were to open the floodgate to the land of the gods and return the old order to mankind. They succeeded, but Kali's sacrifice was stolen and now she's mad. Magic has returned to the world and as a result the old Gods are awakening and drawing factions within their followers. Join Doc Atlas and the Atlas Trading Company as they fight back the powers of the ancient ones and return order to a world bathed in chaos. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R092: The Double Exposure Region 4 Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel Championship. See R063. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; Round 1B of 2. Next Round: R106.

R093: The Double Exposure Region 4 CONTINUUM Championship. The CONTINUUM time travel RPG has earned, since its inception in the 1990s, critical praise and a core of loyal followers. Called "unusual" by the Sci-Fi Channel, and "unique and painfully satisfying" and "very cool" by player-reviewers on Amazon.com, CONTINUUM has broken new ground by logically solving every time travel conundrum, and actually made a civilization of time travellers outrageously playable. Further information is not available here. Tournament Rules unique to the Championship, including how victory points are awarded, and the prize to the winning player are posted at http://aetherco.com/continuum/. Players can play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; Round 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R108. Next Round: R119.

R094: The Double Exposure Region 4 D6 Multi-Genre Championship. See R075. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; Round 1B of 2. Next Round: R121.

R095: D&D Third Edition; "The House of Chaos" by Brad Velcoff. Lord Cas Rotwang, master of the House of Chaos, has kidnapped Lord Larimer Lawford's lovely daughter, Lucinda. Lord Lawford has offered a generous reward for any adventurers who can survive the pure wildness of the House of Chaos and return his daughter safely to him. This is an original Dungeons and Dragons module run by its author. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R123.

R096: "An Introduction to CyberGeneration: Evolve or Die 2.0". See R067. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round.

R097: Violet Dawn d20; "Denizens of Avadnu". See R088. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: R131, R136.

R098: AD&D 2nd Edition; "Dungeon Crawl - Bar Wars...Return of the Magi" by Dennis Badurina. The townspeople have been killing each other lately, and it all started when a new tavern opened up in the village...and whadd'ya know, the town needs a band of heroes to find out whats wrong! What an opportunity! What a chance for fame and glory! What a cheap plot device! Part three of a spoof in name only of Star Wars. Come in, sit down, laugh alot and have fun! All this fun takes place using a huge Master Maze Dungeon for a realistic look and feel to the crawl. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R099: Arcane Circle RPS; "Duty and Honor - Fame and Profit" by Steve Balbo. As a young Nobleman of Cardolan you fought to protect your borders against Dunlending Raiders, for Duty and Honor. Now you return to the Haunted Hills for Fame and Profit. Lead a group of former followers from your "Emerald Company" into a sacred burial ground against the Wildmen of the Haunted Hills to 'liberate' ancient treasures and prevent them from falling into the wrong hands (that is, anyone but yours). This adventure is set in Tolkien's Middle Earth using the Arcane Circle RP System, an original FRP system. This game is for mature players, emphasizing interactive Role-playing using real-time combat in a living world, and will be taught at the game. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R100: World of Darkness; "Himuro Mansion" by Kevin Meares. For a hundred years Himuro Mansion has stood empty. All who have tried to enter it have vanished with out a trace or met with a horrible death. Legends tell of a terrible haunting brought on by forbidden rituals of a cult that once resided in the house. Can your team solve the mystery before they become the woman in white's next victims? This game is directly inspired by the video game Fatal Frame for X Box and PS2 adapted for use in the World of Darkness system. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R101: Paranoia XP; "Into the Blender". See R060. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round.

R102: Torg; "Other Realities" by Steven Marsh. They came from other realities - raiders joined together to steal Earth's living energy, to consume its possiblities. Join in the fight against the invaders or see how it's affected the world. This module will use the original Torg rules. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R103: Bulldogs; "Scum and Villainy Our Specialty". See R061. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round.

R104: Stargate d20; "Test Run" by Diane Sodher. You are members of a new team brought in to the SGC (Stargate Command) for a number of specific missions. You are being sent on a 'milk run' back to the planet Altair to follow up on new information received and to see if you have what it takes to make it as an operative and as a team. Pregenerated characters of level 12-18 will be provided. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: R133.

R105: D&D Third Edition; "The Demon Gate - A Tournament" by Brad Velcoff. Deep within the Carnage Caverns, some foul wizard has managed to open a Gate to Hell. Outsiders are pouring through that Gate at an alarming rate. Soon the entire continent will be overrun, unless skilled, courageous adventurers destroy a certain number of these outsiders. This is a tournament where players compete to destroy the highest number of serious challenges. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

R106: The Double Exposure Region 4 Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel Championship. See R063. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R063, R092.

R107: "The Double Exposure Region 4 Complete Mafia for d20 Championship". See R074. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; Round 1B of 2. See Also: R118. Next Round: R134.

R108: The Double Exposure Region 4 CONTINUUM Championship. See R093. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; Round 1B of 2. Next Round: R119.

R109: Ganakagok; "The Great Isle of Ice" by Bill White. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Bill White - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! The Great Isle of Ice, Ganakagok, floats in the frigid Sea of Tears beneath a sky that blazes with starlight. For countless generations, your People have lived their lives in the endless night of Ganakagok, whose mysterious origins are the stuff of your legends. All during that time, the spirits of the Stars have been the patrons and protectors of the People...but now the stars have begun to fade from view, and in the east the sky grows lighter. What does it portend? You are the hunters and shamans who must unravel the mysteries of the change in order to lead your People through the perilous time that approaches. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R110: D&D 3.5; "To Storm the Polar Prison, Part 2". See R064. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R064.

R111: Lacuna Part I. The Creation of the Mystery and the Girl from Blue City; "Training Day" by Jared Sorensen. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Memento Mori Theatricks - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Agent Snyder wants a trial run of some new equipment and your job is to help him. But as we all know, Blue City eats newbies for breakfast. It's like the man says: "Today is the first day of the rest of your lives." Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY.

R112: Everway; "Unborn Again at Breakwater" by Kat Miller. What begins as a minor tremor at Cliffside Cathedral threatens to shake the whole sphere of Breakwater apart. Omens suggest the martyred queen Rowan Marblehead has returned from the dead. Will this mean a new age of glory for a nearly forgotten sphere? Is someone using the faith in old prophecy to their own ends? Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R113: Capes; "Framed!" by Tony Lower-Basch. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Muse of Fire Studio - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Corrupt villain-businessman Phillip West frames our heroes for the attack that hospitalized Senator Malloy, prominent super-rights advocate. Is this mere spite, or part of a more nefarious plan? Can you clear your name and save Millenium city? Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R114: Dogs in the Vineyard; "New Chapel Town". See R053. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: R082.

R115: CyberGeneration: Evolve or Die 2.0; "R & R" by Jonathan Lavallee. Players will have to find out about a organization of crazies deep inside the combat zone. They're up to something sinister and the Cabal wants you to find out what exactly is happening. The year is 2027. Your parents, them good old Cyberpunks, have sold out to the machine and you've been left holding the bag as they go about their sixteen hour work week for a crappy conapt and some kibble. But not you, you're still young enough to think that you can take on the corps and win, and now with the Carbon Plague running through the youth of the street you just might be able too. Of course that is if the corps don't shoot you first, or capture you to see how you tick, or some religious nuts don't grab you from the streets, or you don't run afoul of some boostergang, or...I think you get the picture. CyberGeneration is the alternative timeline to Cyberpunk 2020. Here you play the youth of that generation, characters between 8 and 18, dealing with life in the new Incorporated States of America. A Plague has spread over the land, and those who show signs of infection have been labelled extremely dangerous by the state and are being hunted down. Join the revolution and fight back! Live, Love, Ride, Party and most of all, Evolve or Die. Complete information about CyberGeneration can be found at http://www.firestorm-ink.com. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R116: The Shadow of Yesterday; "Rat Moon Rising" by Clinton R. Nixon. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Anvilwerks - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! Deep in the heart of Maldor, a group of soldiers has disappeared into the dark night. Two lords fight over a desolate, hilly land. And deep within its core, two terrifying beasts will find out who is the master and who is the servant. When the full moon rises, whose blood will be spilled, and whose blade will tear through fur? Complete details can be found at: http://www.anvilwerks.com/tsoy. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R117: D&D 3.5; "Tales of Middle Earth: The Flight of the King" by Kenneth Richlin. In the winter of 1974 in the Third Age, the Witch King rose again from Angmar and brought down his wrath against Arthedain, the last of the northern kingdoms. The city of Fornost was captured, and the Shire was overrun with orcs and evil men. King Arvedui survived the battle, and with a handful of Dunedain he fled north over the Lune to the frozen lands of Forochel. Your small band is all that remains of the King's entourage. You have been charged with guarding the King from harm and aiding his escape from the designs of the Enemy. This game is set late in the Third Age of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle Earth, about one thousand years before the War of the Ring. The system is D&D 3.5 which has been liberally modified to be consistent with Tolkienıs vision. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

R118: "The Double Exposure Region 4 Complete Mafia for d20 Championship". See R074. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 1C of 2. See Also: R107. Next Round: R134.

R119: The Double Exposure Region 4 CONTINUUM Championship. See R093. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R093, R108.

R120: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk 2020 Championship. See R051. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R051, R058.

R121: The Double Exposure Region 4 D6 Multi-Genre Championship. See R075. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R075, R094.

R122: The Double Exposure Region 4 Masters & Minions Championship. See R076. Saturday, 8:00PM - 9:00PM; Round 1C of 2. See Also: R084. Next Round: R126.

R123: D&D Third Edition; "The House of Chaos". See R095. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round.

R124: Slayers d20; "The King of Lunch" by Kevin Meares. Prepared as a dish for kings and royals courts its considered the greatest and most sublime of all meals. So wonderful in fact its called the king of lunch: DRAGON CUISINE. An intrepid band of daring treasure seekers, errr heroes, have boldly, hungrily, decided they want dragon cuisine for lunch. The only problem is it requires a fresh dragon which requires killing it and if they use spells like the dragon slave the meat's ruined. Can the party find and kill a dragon and then will they have the courage and patience to protect the chef, town and meat through the short, 6 month, cooking time? Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, 18 & Over ONLY.

R125: The Mountain Witch; "Blood Snow Falls". See R056. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round.

R126: The Double Exposure Region 4 Masters & Minions Championship. See R076. Saturday, 12:00AM - 1:00AM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R076, R084, R122.

R127: D&D 3.5; "The Thieves of Fortress Badabaskor, Part 2". See R085. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R085.

R128: Amber Diceless RPG; "Throne War". See R086. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round.

R129: Pulp Era: Cinematic Adventures in the Yesteryear; "Warlords of the Aether" by James Carpio. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Chapter 13 Press - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! 1887: The Isle of Great Brittan was invaded by the evil alien race, the Hythari-Hun. Although the people of the Empire were able to push back and win victory over their cunning foe, the isle was in ruin and the threat of their return lay heavy in the hearts of the English and the world. With the help of the American "Boston Gun Club" and the kit bashing of the Hun technology, Her Majesty was presented with a space worthy craft to send after the dangerous forces. Fly through the Aether with Major Isaiah Kane and this crew to the planet Mars where the alien forces await the final conflict. Rule Britannia! Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

R130: Inspectres; "Who Ya Gonna Call?" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Memento Mori Theatricks - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! You've got bills to pay, a haunted wardrobe trying to eat your client, and the unlicenced nuclear accelerator's on the fritz. Just another day for the InSpectres! Clean up supernatural pests while trying to get your business off the ground. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R131: Violet Dawn d20; "Denizens of Avadnu". See R088. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: R097, R136.

R132: With Great Power...; "Do You Have What It Takes?". See R070. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: R089.

R133: Stargate d20; "Test Run". See R104. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

R134: "The Double Exposure Region 4 Complete Mafia for d20 Championship". See R074. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): R074, R107, R118.

R135: Torg: Revised and Expanded!. See R065. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

R136: Violet Dawn d20; "Denizens of Avadnu". See R088. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round. See Also: R097, R131.

R137: Universalis; "Unlimited Stories" by Michael S. Miller. An INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED GAME from Ramshead Publishing - Part of the Indie Games Explosion! It may be Sunday afternoon, but we know you've got a spark of an idea left. Some story you've been wanting to play all weekend that's been overlooked. Come learn Universalis, the game that can handle ANY story. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

R138: Everway; "Young As Dew, Old As Mountains" by Kat Miller. Old As Mountains has disappeared somewhere in the unstable Sphere of Breakwater. Her Daughter Young As Dew implores those that knew and worked with her mother to bring the storyteller and sphere chronicler safely back to the City of Everway. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B139: Apples to Apples. The hilarious game of popular notions, as players try to match concepts with themes and are subject to the voting of the group. Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B331, B397.

W140: Warzone; "Arena Battle". This battle will be Last Man Standing and will encompass the following - One Unit choice costing of no more than 250 points to include an optional individual as leader. It will take place using standard UWZ rules, with or without (depending on number of players) Deployment Cards. Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W154, W208, W235, W358.

W141: Carnage and Glory 2; "Bohemian Smack Down". Seven Year's war clash as Frederic the Great's boys attempt to push into Bohemia and seize a bridgehead. Marshall Browne has other ideas. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W173.

B142: Cosmic Wimpout. The hilarious game of taking chances with dice. Will you stick with what you rolled, or will you risk Wimping Out? Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B263.

W143: Warhammer 40,000; "Got Milk?". Build your army using the "Combat Patrol" rules. In this variation on the "Take and Hold" Mission, each turn the players gobble down brownies, chocolate, and cookies. When the game ends only the player in control of the "Milk Factory" objective gets to drink the milk. Please have your army organized on arrival. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B144: Keythedral. Help build Keytown's new cathedral by producing and supplying resources and buying seats. But watch out, your neighbors want in too. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B371.

C145: Legend of the Five Rings 40/40 Diamond Constructed Tournament. Where honor is stronger than steel! Come play this exciting storyline enriched CCG based on mythic Japan. Players take on the role of a clan Daimyo and fight to increase their clan's political and military might! Diamond Edition format. Wrath of the Emperor will be legal for this event. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C146: Magic: The Gathering Type II Constructed Tournament. The grand-daddy of all CCG's! Standard Type II construction rules apply in this sanctioned tournament. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C147: Shadowfist "Who's the Big Man Now?" Constructed Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Equal opportunity butt-kicking at its finest! Standard tournament rules and deck construction rules apply. Swiss rounds with a single elimination playoff. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

V148: Tekken 4. Play Tekken the way it was meant to be played! Players will challenge each other to be "King (Queen?) of Iron Fist" on a PS2 using the big screen and surround sound! This tournament will be a double-elimination tournament played with standard set-up options. Players can play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: V201. Next Session: V343.

B149: The Double Exposure Region 4 St. Petersburg Championship. In the early 18th century Czar Peter helped build St. Petersburg. The players take on similar roles of building marketplaces, harbors, and palaces while recruiting workers and aristocrats. One of the hot new games for 2004, St. Petersburg offers a delicate balance of spending money to recruit workers, constructing buildings, and appointing aristocrats. Players may play in any or all of the three qualifying sessions. Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B240, B305. Next Session: B381.

C150: Warlord: Saga of the Storm Overlord Attack Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or d20 will practically already know how to play! Build your deck using standard deck construction rules for this tournament. Players will compete in a swiss round tournament for a chance to challenge an Overlord. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C182.

B151: Clans. The Rio Grande game is set in late prehistory, a time of transition - when our distant ancestors, who had struggled and barely survived for ages in very small nomadic groups, began to feel that their lives would be more secure and less arduous if they formed larger groups. This led to the formation of the first villages. Thursday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B152: Othello. The classic game of reversi, played as an elimination style tournament. Thursday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Very Serious, All Ages.

W153: Space Hulk. Double Exposure continues a tradition with Space Hulk battles throughout the convention! Play with your favorite squad (special rules regarding various races will be available onsite) or use our pre-made squads and GET THOSE BUGS! All rules will be taught to beginners in this very easy-to-learn game of futuristic spaceship exploration. Thursday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W192, W248, W390.

W154: Warzone; "Arena Battle". See W140. Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session. See Also: W208, W235, W358.

B155: Boggle. The family favorite game of creating words out of a random collection of letters in a grid. Can you make the most words? Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B368.

B156: Greedquest. So, you're an adventurer, and you don't want to bother with role playing or dealing with monsters. You only care about getting to the treasure and back to the tavern before anyone else. Well, in this fast paced board game, you're racing the other players to the center of the dungeon and back to the tavern before the others for bragging rights to the treasure. Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B157: San Juan. Puerto Rico's golden age returns in this new Rio Grande game - through you! Players travel now to the capital city of this beautiful island. Who will build the most important buildings? Players build palaces, poor houses, silver smelters, gold mines, and many others - each with its own special features. The cleverest player will build well and win! Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B375.

B158: The Double Exposure Region 4 Puerto Rico Championship. This very popular strategy game from Rio Grande Games is arguably the hottest board game in the country this year! Founding a new land has never been so engaging. Players must balance numerous factors as they try to operate the most prosperous colony in Puerto Rico. Which role will you play in this new world: Prospector? Governor? Settler? Trader? The ultimate goal is to achieve the greatest prosperity and highest reputation. Grow and harvest crops, sell and ship goods, construct buildings, populate the island - how will you best manage the various paths to prosperity and victory? Players may play in any or all of the three qualifying sessions. Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B202, B325. Next Session: B356.

B159: The DREAMATION 2005 $100 Jigsaw Puzzle Championship. Another Double Exposure tradition. Players can play in any or all of the speed qualifier sessions. Whoever can put their puzzle together the fastest will advance to the final session for a $100 Dealers' Room Shopping Spree! Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B205, B329. Next Session: B383.

V160: Halo 2 Deathmatch. Lock and Load, Rock and Roll! It's time to answer, "Who's the best Space Marine out there?" once and for all. Bring your buddies, and your rivals. This tournament will be a double-elimination tournament played with standard set-up options. Players can play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Thursday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: V246. Next Session: V352.

B161: Backgammon. The classic board game, played as a single-elimination tournament. All standard rules apply. Thursday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Very Serious, All Ages.

B162: Betrayal at House on the Hill. A board game based of classic Horror Movies. Come live the fear and atmosphere as you and your friends explore a haunted house and seek to survive when one of you turns Traitor!! Thursday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance. See Also: B244.

B163: Buffy the Vampire Slayer - The Board Game. "Into each generation, a Slayer is born..." Now it's up to you to help Buffy and her friends stop the spread of Evil in Sunnydale! Which villain and his minions will plague the town? The Master? The Judge? The Mayor? Or Adam? Patrol the board. Collect cards and gain power. Roll dice to fight and cast spells. Rid Sunnydale of Evil to win! Thursday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B370.

B164: Cutthroat Uno. International Games' wildly popular game of fast decision making, played in its killer variety. Much more fast paced, and much more sniping at your opponents. Thursday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B245.

B165: Concentration. One of the simplest games at the convention, the game of Concentration puts 25 cards on the table face down - 12 sets of 2 same-value cards and 1 joker. Players flip two cards, and if they match, they get to keep them; otherwise, they get turned back down again. The joker is an instant match. A real test of memory! Thursday, 12:00AM - 1:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B357.

B166: Pit. Parker Brothers' hilarious card game of tradable stocks. Players try to collect a complete run of a given commodity while trading with each other in REAL TIME. Always the loudest game at the convention! Thursday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B374.

B167: Settlers of Catan. Play an immigrant on the newly populated island of Catan. Build settlements, roads, and villages by taking commodities from the land around you. The first player to get the right combination of roads, settlements, and special cards in this great Mayfair game wins. Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B298.

W168: Slaughterloo; "Silence Those Guns". The Ferach have placed a cannon battery on a farm overlooking the Alliance army's line and have been pounding the Alliance army all day. Lord Wheeling Turn has sent a division of Orcs and Highland Rats to silence the guns. Will they succeed? Or will the Elves hold their ground? Complete information about this exciting wargaming system can be found at: http://www.alternative-armies.com. Thursday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W191, W299, W376.

V169: The Double Exposure Winter $100 Dance Dance Revolution Championship. Just when you thought it was safe to go out onto the dancepads! The sheer energy of this competition leaves audiences in awe of the players! This tournament will consist of two double-elimination preliminary sessions, and winners from each preliminary round will compete in the double-elimination finals. Players can play in either or both preliminary rounds. The Grand Prize for the winner will be a $100 prize certificate for the DREAMATION 2005 Dealers' Room. Thursday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: V241. Next Session: V327.

B170: The Double Exposure Winter Spades Championship. Bring your partner, or find one at the convention. Enter any or all of the three qualifying sessions; top winners will proceed to the final round. Rules are strictly Hoyle, with no house variations allowed. Thursday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B203, B282. Next Session: B328.

B171: Set. The game of color, pattern, shape and number realization. Test your skill against your opponents in this elimination tournament. Friday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B400.

B172: The Double Exposure Region 4 Palabra Championship. Palabra is a combination of words, poker and rummy - guaranteed to "release your mental endorphins." Score by forming a word, a straight (an alphabetical sequence of 3 cards), a flush (5 cards in one color/suit), building on a prior word or straight, or present 6 or 7 vowels. Because of many double and triple multiplier cards, which multiply upon each other, and "color-locking" (which also doubles the score), a small word or straight can be multiplied by 2, 3, 4, 6, 9, 12, 18, etc., and be worth 200 points or more! Stuck with a "Q," an "X," or a "Z?" Don't make a word. Put them in a straight or a flush. Did your opponent just make a 400 point combination? Don't fret. Cancel it with the "joker." Or steal any part of it for yourself. Players may compete in either or both of the two preliminary sessions. Friday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B259. Next Session: B380.

W173: Carnage and Glory 2; "Bohemian Smack Down". See W141. Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B174: Hacker. Are you the best hacker in the world? Find out in this strategy card game where players call in to different computer systems and gain access to the most computer systems while avoiding the feds, the system administrators, and the other players. Friday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B175: Reef Encounter. Come play the most anticipated release at Essen this year! Players try to grow the largest and strongest corals on the reef and then feed these to your parrotfish in the brief time available. Points are awarded at the end of the game for the number and type of polyps that your parrotfish has consumed. And the shrimps are fun to play with! Friday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B399.

V176: The Console Matrix. We're going to turn on the surround sound, and then show you what you want to see - a world with twelve consoles. A world with a six foot by four foot screen, and all original controls. A world where any video game is possible. What you play in here is a choice we leave to you. Friday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: V270, V392.

B177: The Double Exposure Region 4 Jungle Speed Championship. Give the tribe a hand in this game from Asmodee Editions! A lightning fast card game for the entire family, where you test your fast reflexes and good judgment. grab the totem at the right moment to get rid of your cards and win the game! Players may play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Friday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B280. Next Session: B302.

B178: All Wound Up! Escape from the Cemetary. Are you tired of playing games like Robo Rally where you have to move the pieces yourself? In this twisted race, players try to be the first to get their windup zombie out of the graveyard. Watch out for the tombstones and other players! A new game from Twilight Creations! Friday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B179: Burn in Hell. How do you become the ruler of Hell? Collect souls and create Circles to score points in a race to get the most points before Hell freezes over. Can you collect and score the most valuable souls before anyone else? Friday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B180: Chez Dork. Matt, Igor, Carson, and their friends compete to feed their fannish obsessions and collect the games, cards, and other geeky treasures they can't live without. The object of this Steve Jackson game is to get more stuff, faster, than all your friends. But your particular obsessions determine what you think is neat at any given time. And gamer's obsessions can change...Buy, trade, auction...compulsively collect...and if your friends get the thing you need, just yell "It Must Be Mine!" Friday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

C181: Legend of the Five Rings 40/40 Open Constructed Tournament. Where honor is stronger than steel! Come play this exciting storyline enriched CCG based on mythic Japan. Players take on the role of a clan Daimyo and fight to increase their clan's political and military might! Pay homage to classic L5R in this Open Format tournament. Friday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C182: Warlord: Saga of the Storm Overlord Attack Tournament. See C150. Friday, 1:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session.

V183: The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords. It started as a simple side game on the Gameboy Advance. Now it is its own full fledged adventure on the Gamecube. Play the classic Legend of Zelda, now with four-player simultaneous action! Go forth cooperatively to solve the puzzles, or start beating down on your buddies to get the high score! Friday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W184: Warhammer 40,000; "Battle for Candigrad". Build your army using the "Combat Patrol" rules. In this variation on the "Take and Hold" Mission, player's armies battle it out over terrain made of Gingerbread, Chocolate, and other assorted Candy. When the game ends, players can keep all the terrain their army manages to hold. Please have your army organized on arrival. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W185: Warzone; "Bring & Battle". Bring 500 points of your favorite Corporation, Apostle or the Church and duke it out for some generally fun carnage in this game of combat set in the dark dark future. Smack Talk essential. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W369.

B186: HeroQuest. The original 3-D Adventure board game from Milton Bradley. Join your friends in a journey through a perilous dungeon to rescue the Royal Family and win riches and fame. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B360.

W187: Classic BattleTech; "Pirate Attack!". A Periphery World has discovered an ancient archive, and incorporated it into their defense forces. The Pirates don't know what was found, but they mean to get it for themselves. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY. See Also: W373.

C188: Pokemon CCG Modified Tournament. The collectible version of the Japanese phenomenon from Wizards of the Coast! In this sanctioned tournament, the number of players will determine exact format and the number of rounds to play. All standard deck construction rules apply. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C218, C297.

W189: Victory is Ours! (15mm scale); "Russia, 1812 - The Southern Front". Napoleon's Invasion of Russia in 1812 saw extensive use of Allied forces to guard La Grand Armee's flanks as it headed to Moscow. This simulation will be of a battle which occured along the Southern flank of the advance and pitted Saxons and Austrians against a hard fighting Russian force. Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W199, W255.

B190: Scrabble. The classic word game, played as a head-to-head two-round tournament. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Very Serious, All Ages.

W191: Slaughterloo; "Silence Those Guns". See W168. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session. See Also: W299, W376.

W192: Space Hulk. See W153. Friday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: W248, W390.

B193: Star Munchkin. Be the best Munchkin in space! Using Star Munchkin and its expansion, control the cosmos and get to Level 10 before anyone else. Beginners are more than welcome to come and hear the bad jokes and awful puns that long time players groaned over in the first place. Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

C194: The Double Exposure Region 4 Allegiance: War of Factions Championship. A new collectible card game from Lucid Raven Productions where each player takes the role of a lord or lady vying for control of a mighty city. Extend your influence in an attempt to control the city's major political, religious, and economic powers. While fighting for control, it may even be necessary to join forces with those who you would call your enemies as the city itself stands on the brink of being overrun by the denizens of the wild. This is the first time that Lucid Raven Productions will be presenting the game in Championship format. Players may play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Friday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C344. Next Session: C378.

B195: The Double Exposure Region 4 Killer Bunnies and the Quest for the Magic Carrot Championship. A fast paced, action filled card game in which you must try to keep as many bunnies alive as possible, while eliminating your opponents' bunnies. Can you keep from being attacked by the whimsical Whisk or the torching Flame Thrower? Defend your bunnies with the Magic Spatula or use a Feed the Bunny card to starve an opponent! Players may play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. This Championship will use all expansion sets. Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B303. Next Session: B401.

B196: The Double Exposure Region 4 Wooly Bully Championship. Get as many sheep as you can into a fenced-in field to protect them from the hungry wolves in this new game from Asmodee Editions. Watch out! You know who wants to wolf down on your sheep. Can you count on the hunter to keep the wolf at bay? Players may play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B249. Next Session: B326.

B197: The Princes of Florence. Experience the golden age of the Renaissance in this board game from Rio Grande! Assume the role of the head of an Italian Aristocratic dynasty and lead your family like the Medici or Borgia. Build magnificent buildings, cultivate beautiful parks, and invite famous artists and scholars to live and work in your court. The players support the builders, artists, and scholars so that their completed works bring them fame and prestige. As the patrons of such great works, players multiply their reputations, but only one will become the most prestigious prince of Florence! Friday, 3:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B198: Alhambra. In Granada, one of the most impressive building projects of the Middle Ages has begun: the construction of Alhambra. A palace, fortress, and a small city - all-in-one - Alhambra is made up of the world's most beautiful gardens, pavilions, chambers and towers. Build the most splendorous Alhambra to be crowned the winner! The English version of this German game is brought to you by Queen Games! This game won Spiel des Jahres (Germany's Game of the Year in 2003). Friday, 4:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W199: Victory is Ours! (15mm scale); "Russia, 1812 - The Southern Front". See W189. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session. See Also: W255.

B200: San Marco. This board game from Ravensburger presents Venice in its heyday! A few aristocratic families rule the High Council with the Doge as their President. One more family will now be accepted onto the council. A mighty political battle begins. There are relentless attacks in the struggle for power in the separate quarters of the city; clever transferrals and momentous banishments are the order of the day. You will represent one of the families vying for election. You must use any and all means at your disposal to win the favor of the Doge. Gain the highest esteem and you will be the winner! Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B388.

V201: Tekken 4. See V148. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: V343.

B202: The Double Exposure Region 4 Puerto Rico Championship. See B158. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; Session 1B of 2. See Also: B325. Next Session: B356.

B203: The Double Exposure Winter Spades Championship. See B170. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; Session 1B of 2. See Also: B282. Next Session: B328.

B204: Apples to Apples Junior. The hilarious game of popular notions, as players try to match concepts with themes and are subject to the voting of the group. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, Recommended for Young Players. See Also: B318.

B205: The DREAMATION 2005 $100 Jigsaw Puzzle Championship. See B159. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; Session 1B of 2. See Also: B329. Next Session: B383.

B206: X-Bugs. X-Bugs is quick and fun...it's been called "tiddlywinks on crack." Yes, really. It combines luck, strategy, and skill...Your armies are microscopic mutated monsters, each represented by a plastic chip. Flip the chips to attack! Each bug has a special power...each army has a different strategy! Eat the enemy's bugs, destroy his bases, and win! Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W207: The Sword and the Flame; "Attack at Klyn Top". A slam-bang Boer War battle with British Infantry and Navy trying to dislodge Boer guerrilla fighters from a strategic hill in 1899. Friday, 6:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W252.

W208: Warzone; "Arena Battle". See W140. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session. See Also: W154, W235, W358.

W209: Neumauchiea (1:1200 scale); "Athens at Bay: Galley Combat in the Classical World". Come run a galley squadron as the forces of Athens and Corinth vie for control of the seas. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W292, W332.

W210: Chronopia; "Bring & Battle". Bring 500 points of your preferred race and see just who will rule the lush realms of Chronopia. Will it be you? Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W333.

B211: Car Wars The Card Game/Battle Cattle. Get in your car (or mechanical cattle) and go out and destroy the other drivers with your weapons in this fun card game. Send a missile into their trunk! Shoot your autocannon into their engine. Use your Methane Bomb andŠuhhŠ.gas your opponent. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B212: Goa. Goa at the start of the 16th century: beautiful beaches, a mild climate, and one of the most important trading centres in the world. Competing companies deal in spices, send ships and colonists into the world and invest money. Are you on top or at the bottom? It depends on how you invest your profits. Will you make your ships more efficient? Enhance your plantations? Recruit more colonists? Only a steady hand in business will help. Goa: Riches, Reward, and Risk. Friday, 8:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B336.

B213: Kingdoms. This Fantasy Flight game, written by Reiner Knizia, takes participants to a medieval kingdom which looks remarkably like a plain matrix for square tiles. Each turn players place tiles onto the board which modify (either positively or negatively) the amount of money to be made by the shops that share that tile's row or column. Three times the board is filled with tiles and shop money is earned, after which the player with the most money wins. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C214: Legend of the Five Rings 40/40 Diamond Constructed Team Tournament. Where honor is stronger than steel! Come play this exciting storyline enriched CCG based on mythic Japan. Players take on the role of a clan Daimyo and fight to increase their clan's political and military might! Diamond Edition format. Wrath of the Emperor will be legal for this event. Format will be three or four player games. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C215: Magic: The Gathering Kamigawa Block Tournament. The grand-daddy of all CCG's! Only cards from Champions of Kamigawa may be used for this event. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B216: Munchkin. Steve Jackson Games' hilarious card game in which you try to beat your opponents by being the best er, role player you can (cough)...roughly translated into getting the most stuff, finding the most loopholes and killing the most monsters. Yeah, role playing. The best munchkin will rise above the others and they will receive much rejoicing. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B217: Nightmare: The Gatekeeper. Out of the Darkness of the Other Side, the Gatekeeper emerges to challenge his Harbingers to play his game and face their worst Nightmare. Will one of the Harbingers emerge victorious or will the Gatekeeper's reign of supremacy continue? An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

C218: Pokemon CCG Modified Tournament. See C188. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session. See Also: C297.

C219: Raw Deal "Smackdown" Constructed Tournament. Get in the ring! Raw Deal is the wrestling card game based on the exciting WWE! This will be the only time you can legally hit your friends with a chair! Standard Swiss tournament rules and deck construction rules apply. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C285, C339.

C220: Shadowfist "Whirlpool of Blood" Sealed Deck Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Equal opportunity butt-kicking at its finest! Players will pay $20 to purchase one "10,000 Bullets" starter deck and four booster packs to construct their play deck. Games will be 3 to 4 players. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C221: Spycraft CCG Constructed Tournament. This new CCG from industry mainstay Alderac Entertainment Group brings to you exciting new game mechanics set in a world of intrigue and espionage! Standard deck constructions rules apply in this swiss style tournament. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C279, C391.

W222: Super Size Space Hulk. Double Exposure again presents the incredible giant Space Hulk board created by Joseph Spilewski, with Terminators and bugs to match! Each player will have a single Marine or a group of bugs in this ultra-strategic battle using slightly modified Space Hulk rules. Friday, 8:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W268, W312, W351.

V223: Tetris Worlds. Tetris, the world's best-selling electronic game, is a deceptively simple, completely addictive puzzle game! Tetris Worlds takes everything you love about Tetris and spices it up with beautiful graphics, and intense multi-player action! Test your Tetris skills in this double-elimination, single round competition. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B224: The Double Exposure Region 4 Carcassonne Championship. A clever tile-laying game from Rio Grande. The southern French city of Carcassonne is famous for its unique Roman and Medieval fortifications. The players develop the area around Carcassonne and deploy their followers on the roads, in the cities, in the cloisters, and in the fields. The skill of the players to develop the area will determine who is victorious! Players may play in any or all of the three qualifying sessions. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B257, B345. Next Session: B393.

C225: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk CCG Championship. The new CCG from Social Games, this is the officially licensed Cyberpunk card game. This is the first time that Social Games will be presenting the game in Championship format. Players may play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C258. Next Session: C301.

B226: The Double Exposure Region 4 HEX*HEX Championship. Mean-spirited and fast-playing, HEX*HEX is the ultimate "stab-your-friend-in-the-back" card game. If you love non-stop player interaction and talkin' smack, have we got a game for you... This is the first time the game will be played in Championship format. Players may play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B346. Next Session: B355.

B227: The Double Exposure Region 4 Knights of the Dinner Table: Hack! Championship. This game consists of four unique character decks and 1 gamemaster deck. The goal for the characters is to escape from the Tomb of Vectra. The gamemaster's goal is to kill the characters. Each deck has a number of rooms, items, monsters, npcs, traps and rule changes. Characters generally try to foil each other's escape. Players may play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B281. Next Session: B324.

B228: The Double Exposure Region 4 Kung Fu Fighting Championship. In this brand new game from Slugfest Games, each player is a kung fu master seeking glory through violence. Each will use a variety of kung fu stances, weapons, and devastating moves in a battle to the finish. The last kung fu master standing is the victor. Players can play in either or both of the two preliminary rounds. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B304. Next Session: B347.

B229: The Double Exposure Region 4 Nuclear War Championship. The comic card game which pits country against country as you stockpile weapons. Can you really win a nuclear war? The winner of this Regional Championship will advance directly to the final round of the National Championship at DEXCON 8. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C230: VS System Open Constructed Tournament. Combining Marvel and D.C. Heroes, build your deck using standard deck construction rules for this tournament. Swiss rounds will be played. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C307, C395.

C231: Warlord: Saga of the Storm Constructed Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or d20 will practically already know how to play! Build your deck using standard deck construction rules for this tournament. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C232: Yu-Gi-Oh Open Tournament. Build your deck using English cards for this tournament. Swiss rounds will be played. The banned/restricted list will be available on-site. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B233: Anno 1503. Explore and settle the New World in Anno 1503, in this 2003 Kosmos game. Discover the natural treasures of an unexplored land to build up your settlements and create a center for trade and commerce. But beware the pirates and the wildfire! From the designer who brought us Settlers of Catan. Friday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B310.

B234: Ys. Come to the city of Ys, where players hire brokers to procure for them the most valuable gems, and amass the most gold. A brand new Essen release which is getting great reviews everywhere! Friday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W235: Warzone; "Arena Battle". See W140. Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session. See Also: W154, W208, W358.

B236: Illuminati. Take over the world! Using the powers of your secret society, control various groups and increase your influence over the world! Control the most groups, or fulfill your group's agenda first and the world is yours! Maniacal laugh not provided, but you're more than welcome to bring your own! Friday, 10:00PM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B237: Nightmare: The Harbingers. The Gatekeeper hosts the race through the Other Side. As either a Harbinger or a Soul Ranger, you need to collect all your keys before your time runs out. Get your keys and face your fear, you win. Run out of time, the Gatekeeper wins. An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

B238: Ninja Burger. Welcome to Ninja Burger, where we deliver in 30 minutes or less, or commit seppuku! In this fast-paced world of burger delivery, failure is NOT an option. See if you have what it takes to be a ninja! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B321.

B239: The Double Exposure Region 4 DEAD HAND Chaos Poker Championship. A new game from Smirk & Dagger Games. An Unholy Union of Poker and Russian Roulette. This otherwise standard Poker deck hides a maddening twist; an almost imperceptible presence within the card face veneer - the hand of death. A deathly presence that may well kill one of the hands at the table! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B287. Next Session: B322.

B240: The Double Exposure Region 4 St. Petersburg Championship. See B149. Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1B of 2. See Also: B305. Next Session: B381.

V241: The Double Exposure Winter $100 Dance Dance Revolution Championship. See V169. Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: V327.

B242: Wreckage. In the post-apocalyptic world of Wreckage, the landscape is a twisted wasteland. Road warriors rule the highways in souped-up vehicles decked out with guns, armor, and turbo-charged engines. The best of these gasoline gladiators have come together to compete in the arena of death. The winner is awarded fuel for a year, water for a month, and the glory of the kill. The losers are wreckage. Each player controls one of eight different vehicles and equips it with weapons, armor, and other equipment of his choice. By playing cards from their vehicles'steering decks, the players drive their vehicles around the play area, collecting gas and blowing each other's cars to scrap metal. Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B243: Yahtzee. Hasbro's classic game of dice rolling for points. Prizes given for high scorers! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: B403.

B244: Betrayal at House on the Hill. See B162. Friday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session.

B245: Cutthroat Uno. See B164. Friday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session.

V246: Halo 2 Deathmatch. See V160. Friday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: V352.

B247: Nightmare: Baron Samedi. Out of the Darkness of the Other Side, The Gatekeeper has stepped back and allowed Baron Samedi to host the next game of terror in his Cathedral of Jive. Will the Harbingers dig the Baron's style? An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Friday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

W248: Space Hulk. See W153. Friday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session. See Also: W192, W390.

B249: The Double Exposure Region 4 Wooly Bully Championship. See B196. Friday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B326.

B250: Zombies!!!. The hordes of undead advance, their only impulse is to consume living flesh. Your only chance is to escape; you must use a combination of wits, brawn and luck to escape to the helipad and give humanity a chance for survival. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C251: Legend of the Five Rings; "$500 "Bountiful Harvest 2005" featuring "The Greater of Two Evils" Storyline Event". This event will be using 40/40, Diamond Constructed rules. Web of Lies and Dawn of the Empire will be legal for play in this event. Other prizes will be awarded in addition to the Grand Prize. Note that a minimum of 32 players will be necessary for the Grand Prize to be in effect. Complete information about the Storyline Event can be found at: http://www.darkedge.com/bh/. Saturday, 9:00AM - 6:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

W252: The Sword and the Flame; "Attack at Klyn Top". See W207. Saturday, 9:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B253: Fishing For Terrorists. In this brand new game from Slugfest Games, mechanics are similar to "Go Fish", but with a twist. Instead of collecting pairs of number/face cards, you are collecting pairs of different (madeup and funny) terrorist organizations. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B254: Hearts. The classic family fun game of avoiding hearts - or collecting them all! Rules strictly by Hoyle, no house variations allowed. Saturday, 9:00AM - 11:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W255: Victory is Ours! (15mm scale); "Russia, 1812 - The Southern Front". See W189. Saturday, 9:00AM - 11:00AM; One Session. See Also: W199.

S256: The Antelope Toss. Last year we had 6 players show up for this event. We still don't know what it is, but maybe with your help we can find out! Saturday, 9:00AM - 10:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, All Ages.

B257: The Double Exposure Region 4 Carcassonne Championship. See B224. Saturday, 9:00AM - 11:00AM; Session 1B of 2. See Also: B345. Next Session: B393.

C258: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk CCG Championship. See C225. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: C301.

B259: The Double Exposure Region 4 Palabra Championship. See B172. Saturday, 9:00AM - 11:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B380.

B260: The Robert Sacks Memorial Winter Diplomacy Tournament. The classic Avalon Hill game of pure negotiation. Join us for a marathon session and fight for the world! This tournament is dedicated (as always) to the memory of Robert Sacks, a man whose love of the game brought it to every Double Exposure event ever run. Saturday, 9:00AM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B261: WarCraft: The Board Game. Take control of one of the four mighty races and charge into battle for control of Azeroth. To win, you must manage your resources wisely so you can train and upgrade your troops while fighting furiously against your opponents. In a time of chaos, do you have what it takes to survive? Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B402.

W262: Classic BattleTech; "Wolves and LAMs". The Jade Falcons have just developed something that would be perfect for the Wolves In Exile, and they have scoured the IS for the LAM's to prove it. Saturday, 9:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.

B263: Cosmic Wimpout. See B142. Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

W264: CD3, Micro Armor; "France 1940 - The Breakout". The French had a number of opportunities to seal off the German crossing of Sedan in 1940, they just did not make the most of them. See if you can do better in this micro armor game where the French actually have better tanks. Saturday, 10:00AM - 3:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B265: Goldland. Explore South America in search of gold and treasure. Become a master trader and conquer difficult terrain in this race to riches. Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B266: Mystery of the Abbey. A whodunit game with a twist. A monk has been murdered in a medieval French Abbey. Players maneuver their way through the Abbey trying examining clues and questioning each other to find out who is the culprit. A masterful game of deduction! Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B267: Robo Rally. Wizards of the Coast's exciting robot racing game, played with expansion sets. Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W268: Super Size Space Hulk. See W222. Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session. See Also: W312, W351.

W269: Warhammer 40,000; "The Big Brawl". Bring your ENTIRE 40K army from 2,000 points to 10,000 points and fight it out for the objective. Here is your chance to play with all those minis that are just sitting on your shelves collecting dust. Dust them off and let them have some fun for a change! Third edition rules will be available for Super Heavy tanks and Titans. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

V270: The Console Matrix. See V176. Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session. See Also: V392.

B271: The Double Exposure Region 4 Lost Worlds Championship. In this classic game from Flying Buffalo, each player has a character card, booklet, and special movement cards for one of about fifty (and growing) medieval-fantasy characters. Characters can range from barbarian warriors to animated skeletons to elven archers to unicorns - even two different dragons. Booklets are traded and, as each player selects a move, a reference grid in the books determine the results (wounds, off balance maneuvers, and so on). Combat continues until one fighter or the other expires. The winner of this Regional Championship will advance directly to the final round of the National Championship at DEXCON 8. Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W272: The Double Exposure Region 4 Warzone Championship. Using the Ultimate Warzone Ruleset, players are invited to this championship game consisting of three rounds. Bring an army you can be proud of, up to a maximum of 800 points in value! Saturday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

W273: B'Hoys!; "The Gangs of New York Riot in the Streets". Itıs the 4th of July in 1857 and what better way for the Gangs of the Five Points to celebrate than to stroll into the Bowery Boys' clubhouse and wrecking it! Furious, the Bowery Boys gather, intent on knocking these hoodlums back to their hovels. Meanwhile, as the riot spreads the citizens of New York call for the police force, but which one? The Metropolitan Police are supposed to be in charge but the mayor hasn't disbanded the original Municipal Police and neither group sees eye to eye to say the least. Come, pick a mob to play and see if you can rule the streets of New York! Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W306.

B274: Zombies!!! 4: The End. Is it really the end? Players who've played any of the original Zombies now have to fight zombie dogs instead of human zombies. They don't hurt as bad, but they're harder to kill! And this time, you're not trying to escape, but you want to stop the curse that brought the zombies back to (un)life! Get to the cabin and destroy that curse! Saturday, 10:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W275: Historical 25mm; "Boxer Rebellion - Big Trouble Little Legation". The foreign legation is under siege during the boxer rebellion. Various Chinese boxing clubs (mobs) attempt to storm the legation and drive the foreign devils out. Saturday, 11:00AM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: W330.

B276: Lunch Money. It's a lot like a real fight - only without all that slippery blood. An exciting, fast-paced, multiplayer card game from Atlas Games that combines dark, psychological images with the raw dynamics of a merciless street fight. This tournament will be played with the Sticks and Stones expansion set, which adds new weapons like Chunk, basic attacks like Spank and Evil Eye, defenses like Backlash and Hide, and specialty cards like Tantrum, Cooties, and Wedgy! Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

C277: Magic: The Gathering Champions of Kamigawa Sealed Deck Tournament. The grand-daddy of all CCG's! Players will pay $25.00 to purchase one (1) Champions of Kamigawa tournament deck and three (3) Champions of Kamigawa booster packs to construct their decks. Saturday, 11:00AM - 3:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B278: Munchkin Fu. Munchkins in Tokyo! Bring your best styles and defeat the monsters to be the first to Level 10 and laugh along with the bad kung fu puns along the way. Nunchucks not included. Just watch out for the Dragon Lady! Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

C279: Spycraft CCG Constructed Tournament. See C221. Saturday, 11:00AM - 3:00PM; One Session. See Also: C391.

B280: The Double Exposure Region 4 Jungle Speed Championship. See B177. Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B302.

B281: The Double Exposure Region 4 Knights of the Dinner Table: Hack! Championship. See B227. Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B324.

B282: The Double Exposure Winter Spades Championship. See B170. Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; Session 1C of 2. See Also: B203. Next Session: B328.

B283: Ticket to Ride. With elegantly simple gameplay, Ticket to Ride can be learned in 3 minutes, while providing players with intense strategic and tactical decisions every turn. Players collect cards of various types of train cars they then use to claim railway routes in North America. The longer the routes, the more points they earn. Additional points come to those who fulfill Destination Tickets ­ goal cards that connect distant cities; and to the player who builds the longest continuous route. Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B284: Cosmic Encounter. The hilarious game of space conquest and exploration, played with the Mayfair sets (including the expansion set) as a two-round elimination event. Saturday, 12:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

C285: Raw Deal "Smackdown" Constructed Tournament. See C219. Saturday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session. See Also: C339.

C286: Shadowfist Final Brawl Battle. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Equal opportunity butt-kicking at its finest! Standard deck construction rules apply to this multiplayer format tournament, which will feature 3-4 player games with random assignments. Saturday, 12:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B287: The Double Exposure Region 4 DEAD HAND Chaos Poker Championship. See B239. Saturday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B322.

C288: Yu-Gi-Oh Constructed Tournament. Build your deck using standard deck construction rules for this tournament. Swiss rounds will be played. The banned/restricted list will be available on-site. Saturday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C396.

B289: MONOPOLY. Parker Brothers' all-time greatest board game, played with strict official tournament rules (no house variations). Saturday, 1:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W290: Warhammer 40,000; "A Bridge Too Far". Relieve - or annihilate - the forces that have deployed "a bridge too far"! Bring your entire army and your favorite 40k toys. Super heavies are welcome. Players will be assigned to one of two teams. One team will start with 1/3 of their troops deployed "too far". The other 2/3's must rescue, relieve or linkup with them. The other team will start defending three river crossings. They must prevent the first team from succeeding. Friends may - of course - be on the same team. Every reasonable effort will be made to appropriately - "fluff-wise" - team players. Game emphasis is on tactical team work and fun. Please have your army organized and know the point value on arrival. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B291: A Game of Thrones. War and chaos are engulfing the lands of Westeros. The great Houses are vying for control of the Iron Throne using the old tools of intrique and war. Yet while the war for Westeros rages, grave dangers gather in the cold North, and an ancient enemy is gaining momentum in the distant East. Players take control of one of the great Houses of Westeros. Via resource management, diplomacy, and cunning, they seek to win dominance over the land. Players must give orders to armies, control important characters, gather resources for the coming winter, and survive the onslaught of their enemies. A unique phase mechanic, battle resolution, and special ordering system make for an engaging game in which all players are actively involved at all times. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W292: Neumauchiea (1:1200 scale); "Athens at Bay: Galley Combat in the Classical World". See W209. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session. See Also: W332.

B293: Dork Tower. The Realm is under the oppressive rule of the evil wizard Z'Mindrik! The call has gone out for champions, and YOU must answer! Adventure through the land of Aurora, smiting monsters and growing in power, until you are strong enough to challenge the evil wizard in his tower. Slay him and you win...fail, and be cast from the heights... Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B294: Girl Genius: The Works. From James Earnest and Phil Foglio comes this unique puzzle card game where everyone who plays is a cog in a giant machine! Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B295: Lord of the Rings (Eagle Games). Players move from the Shire to Mount Doom, attempting to be the first hobbit to rid the world of the dark lord, Sauron. Along the way, they encounter friends to guide them or foes that can hinder their progress to Mount Doom. As the hobbits move through Middle-Earth the flying Nazgul are constantly trying to thwart their progress. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Recommended for Young Players.

B296: Spooks. You don't have to outrun the monsters...if you can outrun your friends. In this new, fast paced card game by Steve Jackson Games, you are trying to escape the haunted house. You play cards by matching numbers and suits, but each suit has a special rule for play, so the last card played can change everything. The black cat may bring you good luck here, but avoid the Spiders and Ghosts, the tricky Goblins, and if the Skeletons or Bats catch you...well let's just say you'll be sorry. Players will be running away from the monsters in a five story haunted house. First one out wins...and the ghosties get everybody else! Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C297: Pokemon CCG Modified Tournament. See C188. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: C218.

B298: Settlers of Catan. See B167. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

W299: Slaughterloo; "Silence Those Guns". See W168. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: W191, W376.

V300: Steel Battalion. Ride high in the cockpit, as you play the most realistic mech simulator ever designed. Flip the ignition switches on the fully lit, life size cockpit control panels. Seize the dual control sticks, and line up your reticule to fire. Oh, and don't forget to use your windshield wiper to clean off the dirt on the window! Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C301: The Double Exposure Region 4 Cyberpunk CCG Championship. See C225. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): C225, C258.

B302: The Double Exposure Region 4 Jungle Speed Championship. See B177. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B177, B280.

B303: The Double Exposure Region 4 Killer Bunnies and the Quest for the Magic Carrot Championship. See B195. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B401.

B304: The Double Exposure Region 4 Kung Fu Fighting Championship. See B228. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B347.

B305: The Double Exposure Region 4 St. Petersburg Championship. See B149. Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; Session 1C of 2. See Also: B240. Next Session: B381.

W306: B'Hoys!; "The Gangs of New York Riot in the Streets". See W273. Saturday, 2:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session.

C307: VS System Open Constructed Tournament. See C230. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: C395.

B308: World of Dorkness Demonstrations. Combining demos of Chez Goth and Munchkin Bites!, enter the dark World of Dorkness and have a frightful good time! Gloom and angst included, but feel free to bring your own! Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners ONLY; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

B309: Amun Re. This Rio Grande strategy game from Reiner Knizia is set in ancient Egypt. Players try to outdo each other in building pyramids and growing crops, but must watch out for floods and droughts along the Nile! Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B310: Anno 1503. See B233. Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

B311: Dante's Inferno. Enter the Inferno and save souls as you get deeper down to defeat Satan. Use the souls you've collected to help you and to protect your followers from the demons trying to stop you from getting to the 9th circle where Satan awaits! Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W312: Super Size Space Hulk. See W222. Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: W268, W351.

W313: Warhammer 40,000; "Tanks & Titans". Bring any 40K, Armorcast, Epicast, Forgeworld and VDR vehicles, tanks, super-heavy tanks and TITANS and battle it out with the big boys for control of the battle field. Some super-heavy tanks and TITANS will be available for use. Third edition rules will be available for all Armorcast and Epicast tanks & titans. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C314: The Double Exposure Winter $100 Magic: The Gathering Championship. Standard Type II rules will be in effect. This is a sanctioned tournament. Other prizes will be awarded besides the Grand Prize. Note that a minimum of 8 players will be necessary for the Grand Prize to be in effect. Saturday, 3:00PM - 8:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B315: Two Armies. This is a classic two-player board game of battlefield strategy. To win a game, one must either capture the Flag piece or defeat all the movable pieces of the opponent. When two opposing game pieces are engaged in a battle, the identities of the two pieces are only revealed to the electronic referee system (not to the players) which determines the winning piece and the defeated piece. On each side, the Flag piece is to be secretly placed in one of the two castle-shaped headquarters and guarded by movable troop pieces and unmovable Mines. Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B316: Vanished Planet. Vanished Planet is a brand new board game released in 2003. In this COOPERATIVE space-faring strategy game, players must complete missions acquired throughout the game before their homeworlds are destroyed by a malevolent world-eating creature. Playing the game requires strategies involving ship movement, resource management and technology building, all while trying to delay the creature's progress towards destroying the players' homeworlds. It takes place in a richly detailed game world. Saturday, 3:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C317: Warlord: Saga of the Storm $100 "Dragon's Hoard" Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or d20 will practically already know how to play! Campaign Format. Swiss rounds. The Grand Prize will go to the winner; the top four finishers will also receive a free shot at a Dragonlord. Note that a minimum of 8 players will be necessary for the Grand Prize to be in effect. Saturday, 3:00PM - 8:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B318: Apples to Apples Junior. See B204. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

B319: Frag. Shoot first and ask questions later! Frag your friends and enemies before they can shoot you! A first person shooter on a board, the massive amount of weapons and cool gadgets will keep the carnage and blood flowing. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B320: Gloom. The world of Gloom is a sad and benighted place. The sky is gray, the tea is cold, and a new tragedy lies around every corner. Debt, disease, heartache, and packs of rabid flesh-eating mice - just when it seems like things can't get any worse, they do. But some say that one's reward in the afterlife is based on the misery endured in life. If so, there may yet be hope - if not in this world, then in the peace that lies beyond. In this new card game from Atlas Games, you assume control of the fate of an eccentric family of misfits and misanthropes. The goal of the game is sad, but simple: you want your characters to suffer the greatest tragedies possible before passing on to the well-deserved respite of death. You'll play horrible mishaps like Pursued by Poodles or Mocked by Midgets on your own characters to lower their Self-Worth scores, while trying to cheer your opponents' characters with marriages and other happy occasions that pile on positive points. The player with the lowest total Family Value wins. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B321: Ninja Burger. See B238. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

B322: The Double Exposure Region 4 DEAD HAND Chaos Poker Championship. See B239. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B239, B287.

B323: The Double Exposure Region 4 Haunting House Championship. The Haunting House is a wildly fun, fast paced, strategy boardgame with a twist. The object is simple, players enter the front door and race to be the first to reach the exit. It's not as easy as it sounds. Half the time the players choose their own path. The other half their paths are chosen randomly by opponents. Additionally, the board elements constantly change as the game progresses. This will be the first Championship to incorporate the Haunting House 2 Expansion Set. Players may play in either or both of the two qualifying sessions. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; Session 1A of 2; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B354. Next Session: B394.

B324: The Double Exposure Region 4 Knights of the Dinner Table: Hack! Championship. See B227. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B227, B281.

B325: The Double Exposure Region 4 Puerto Rico Championship. See B158. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; Session 1C of 2. See Also: B202. Next Session: B356.

B326: The Double Exposure Region 4 Wooly Bully Championship. See B196. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B196, B249.

V327: The Double Exposure Winter $100 Dance Dance Revolution Championship. See V169. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): V169, V241.

B328: The Double Exposure Winter Spades Championship. See B170. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B170, B203, B282.

B329: The DREAMATION 2005 $100 Jigsaw Puzzle Championship. See B159. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; Session 1C of 2. See Also: B205. Next Session: B383.

W330: Historical 25mm; "Boxer Rebellion - Big Trouble Little Legation". See W275. Saturday, 6:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session.

B331: Apples to Apples. See B139. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session. See Also: B397.

W332: Neumauchiea (1:1200 scale); "Athens at Bay: Galley Combat in the Classical World". See W209. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session. See Also: W292.

W333: Chronopia; "Bring & Battle". See W210. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session.

B334: Citadels. In this Fantasy Flight game, players seek to build a collection of buildings worth from one to eight points. Once someone's built eight buildings, then the game is over and the player with the highest total value wins. However to facilitate the process (and make the game interesting), players sequentially choose a character from a rapidly dwindling pool of eight each turn. The characters give players special abilities for the turn. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B335: Epic Blender Munchkin. Ok, you've played Munchkin before, and think you're good. You've played Star Munchkin, and Munchkin Fu. You've even tried Munchkin Bites. Now, you have a chance to prove you are the Ultimate Munchkin! Bring your Mutant Elven Werewolf Ninja and battle against The Dragon Lady, Great Cthulhu AND The Turbonium Dragon, as Level 10 is no longer your goal...now, you must become an EPIC Munchkin, working for level Twenty! This game will use all Munchkin cards from Munchkin, Munchkin 2, Munchkin 3, Star Munchkin, Star Munchkin 2, Munchkin Fu, Munchkin Bites, and Munchkin Blender. Epic rules will be explained as the need goes. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Silly, All Ages.

B336: Goa. See B212. Saturday, 8:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session.

B337: Nightmare: Anne de Chantraine. Out of the Darkness of the Other Side, the Gatekeeper has stepped back and allowed Anne de Chantraine, the Witch, to Host the Game from her Punkin Patch. Will the Harbingers Confess their deepest fears to her or will the Witch turn them all into toads? An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

C338: Pokemon CCG Unlimited Tournament. The collectible version of the Japanese phenomenon from Wizards of the Coast! In this sanctioned tournament, the number of players will determine exact format and the number of rounds to play. All standard deck construction rules apply. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C339: Raw Deal "Smackdown" Constructed Tournament. See C219. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00PM; One Session. See Also: C285.

B340: Seafarers of Catan. This game of Settlers of Catan will feature the Seafarers of Catan expansion set for a wild game for all Settlers fans! Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C341: Shadowfist "One Hundred Names" Constructed Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Equal opportunity butt-kicking at its finest! Your deck may contain only ONE COPY of any card, with the exception of 1-cost and 2-cost Foundation Characters. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C342: Spycraft CCG Hydra Sanction Tournament. This new CCG from industry mainstay Alderac Entertainment Group brings to you exciting new game mechanics set in a world of intrigue and espionage! Special Hydra Sanction rules apply in this swiss style tournament. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

V343: Tekken 4. See V148. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): V148, V201.

C344: The Double Exposure Region 4 Allegiance: War of Factions Championship. See C194. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: C378.

B345: The Double Exposure Region 4 Carcassonne Championship. See B224. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1C of 2. See Also: B257. Next Session: B393.

B346: The Double Exposure Region 4 HEX*HEX Championship. See B226. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B355.

B347: The Double Exposure Region 4 Kung Fu Fighting Championship. See B228. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B228, B304.

W348: The Double Exposure Winter Warhammer 40,000 Championship. Bring a codex-legal army using a single Force Organization Chart and 1,850 points. This "mini-GT" involves 3 rounds of swedish-style tournament play and is an excellent opportunity to hone your army for Baltimore in February or just to get the feeling of a GT right in your own backyard! Scoring will include Battle, Sportsmanship, Composition, and Appearance. Please have your army and three additional copies of your army list for your opponents organized on arrival. Saturday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B349: Thieves Guild. Thieves Guild is a new fantasy adventure boardgame from Iron Sun Games. Players control 1 of 3 Thieves Guilds (Human, Elf or Orc). Each guild is made up of 4 thieves that the player may use to sack the medieval city of Ladroness, work the Black Markets or simply attack carefully chosen victims. The 4th player takes on the role of the Knight Marshal and 5 bounty hunters that the player uses to round up thieves, shut down the Black Markets and defend Ladroness. Iron Sun Games will be running demonstrations of the game all convention long, leading up to this tournament. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B350: Basari. Several games use the 'rock-paper-scissors' mechanism, but this Out of the Box game is perhaps one of the best. During a turn, players each roll a die and move their markers around a track. They then choose one of four different actions to perform. The choices are revealed simultaneously, and if only one player chose a particular action, he simply performs that action. Otherwise players may have to either negotiate for the right to perform the action or just not perform any action that turn. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W351: Super Size Space Hulk. See W222. Saturday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session. See Also: W268, W312.

V352: Halo 2 Deathmatch. See V160. Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): V160, V246.

B353: Nightmare: The Soul Rangers. The Gatekeeper is imprisoned and now the Demented Dentist, Dr. Mastiff is in charge. Become one of his Soul Rangers and prove you are the best. An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

B354: The Double Exposure Region 4 Haunting House Championship. See B323. Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 1B of 2. Next Session: B394.

B355: The Double Exposure Region 4 HEX*HEX Championship. See B226. Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B226, B346.

B356: The Double Exposure Region 4 Puerto Rico Championship. See B158. Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B202, B325.

B357: Concentration. See B165. Saturday, 11:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session.

W358: Warzone; "Arena Battle". See W140. Saturday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session. See Also: W154, W208, W235.

B359: Guillotine. The revolutionary card game where you win by getting a head. This irreverent and humorous card game takes place during the French Revolution. Players represent rival guillotine operators vying for the best collection of noble heads over three rounds. Each round, twelve nobles are lined up for the guillotine. The nobles are worth varying points, depending on their noteriety. During your turn, you play action cards to change the order of the line so you can collect the best nobles. The player with the most points at the end of the game wins! Saturday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B360: HeroQuest. See B186. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session.

B361: Jenga. Do you have a steady hand? Test your skill as you balance the wooden blocks and stack up the stories. Don't let the tower fall! Saturday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B362: Nightmare: Elizabeth Bathory. Out of the Darkness of the Other Side, the Gatekeeper has stepped back and allowed his most powerful Harbinger, the Vampire Blood Countess Elizabeth Bathory, to host the Game in Castle Cathice. Unlike the Games of the past, this one is played for Blood, the Harbingers' Blood. Should they fail to defeat the Blood Countess, they will be lost forever. An interactive VCR board game in which the players will watch the TV for instructions on how to proceed! Saturday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.

B363: Risk. Parker Brothers' exciting game of world conquest, played in two elimination rounds. The top 2 or 3 players at each table will advance each round; the final round will be played to finish. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, All Ages.

V364: Soul Calibur II. Fate has conspired to arrange your battle, now trust your noble soul in your sword. Grab a seat, one of our arcade style control sticks, and join in the fierce combat. This tournament will be double-elimination. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B365: The Double Exposure $250 Winter Poker Championship. Double Exposure's traditional Texas Hold 'Em Poker tournament will be played in three rounds. The grand prize is a $250 Gift Certificate for the DREAMATION 2005 Dealers' Room! NOTE: THERE IS NO GAMBLING AT DREAMATION 2005; ALL TRANSACTIONS ARE IN PLAY MONEY WITH NO VALUE OUTSIDE OF THE GAME. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 18 & Over ONLY.

W366: Warhammer 40,000; ""Team Tactics" Bring & Battle". No rounds limit; just slaughter the enemy before the game ends! Bring a Codex legal 1500 point army. Players will be assigned to one of two teams. Friends may - of course - be on the same team. Otherwise, every reasonable effort will be made to appropriately - "fluff-wise" - team players. Game emphasis is on tactical team work and fun. Please have your army organized on arrival. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B367: Axis & Allies. Allies take heed! The Axis has risen yet again, and Russia must lead the charge and raise the call. Join us for the ALL-NEW version of the classic game from Avalon Hill, with new rules, new victory conditions, and new surprises! Sunday, 10:00AM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B368: Boggle. See B155. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

W369: Warzone; "Bring & Battle". See W185. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B370: Buffy the Vampire Slayer - The Board Game. See B163. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

B371: Keythedral. See B144. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B372: Lord of the Rings (Fantasy Flight). A cooperative game where the object is to destroy the Ring while surviving the corrupting influence of Sauron. Each player plays one of the Hobbits in the fellowship, each of which has a unique power. The game is played on a number of boards: the Master board indicates both the physical progress of the fellowship across Middle Earth and the corrupting influence of Sauron on the hobbits, and a number of scenario boards which detail the events and adventures of particular locations. Progression across the boards is determined by playing cards (many of which represent the characters and items of Middle Earth), and the effects of corruption are represented by a special die. The game is lost if the ring-bearer is overcome by Sauron, or won if the ring is destroyed by throwing it into the volcanic fires of Mount Doom. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W373: Classic BattleTech; "Pirate Attack!". See W187. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B374: Pit. See B166. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

B375: San Juan. See B157. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

W376: Slaughterloo; "Silence Those Guns". See W168. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session. See Also: W191, W299.

B377: Strange Synergy. This Steve Jackson game is built around 100 different Power Cards...superpowers, mutations, skills, gadgets. Each warrior starts with three different powers. You choose the combination! Can you create the unbeatable team? Can you win against superior powers? Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C378: The Double Exposure Region 4 Allegiance: War of Factions Championship. See C194. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): C194, C344.

W379: The Double Exposure Region 4 Chronopia Championship. Using standard tournament rules for Chronopia, players are invited to this championship game consisting of three rounds. Bring an army you can be proud of, up to a maximum of 950 points in value! Sunday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B380: The Double Exposure Region 4 Palabra Championship. See B172. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B172, B259.

B381: The Double Exposure Region 4 St. Petersburg Championship. See B149. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B240, B305.

S382: The Double Exposure Winter Gaming Auction. A Double Exposure tradition! Join us for an auction of used games and other science fiction and fantasy memorabilia in a fast-paced auction. Items for bid include rare collectible cards, old out-of-print games and many surprises. Sponsored by several area stores and Double Exposure. Registration for the event is required, and credit cards can be put on file for easy processing at the event. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B383: The DREAMATION 2005 $100 Jigsaw Puzzle Championship. See B159. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B205, B329.

B384: Tile Chess. This unique chess game uses no board and tiles represent your pieces. You choose where the pieces go, and gaps in the layout determine where you can move and what pieces may not be moved. Protect your king and keep an eye on the shifting layout of the pieces! Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C385: Warlord: Saga of the Storm Player's Choice Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or d20 will practically already know how to play! This event will be either a Poor Man's Tournament, Doubles Tournament or Kerebrus Format Tournament, players' choice. Sunday, 11:00AM - 3:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C386: Legend of the Five Rings 40/40 Diamond Constructed Multiplayer Tournament. Where honor is stronger than steel! Come play this exciting storyline enriched CCG based on mythic Japan. Players take on the role of a clan Daimyo and fight to increase their clan's political and military might! Diamond Edition format. Wrath of the Emperor will be legal for this event. Format will be four player games. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C387: Magic: The Gathering Vintage Constructed Tournament. The grand-daddy of all CCG's! Every card ever produced is legal in this tournament, except Collector's Edition cards. Special prizes will be awarded. Details about this type of tournament can be found at: http://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=judge/resources/sfrvintage. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B388: San Marco. See B200. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session.

C389: Shadowfist "Both Guns Blazing" Constructed Speed Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Equal opportunity butt-kicking at its finest! Win or lose fast! The player with the most wins in three hours wins the event. Standard deck construction rules in effect. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

W390: Space Hulk. See W153. Sunday, 12:00PM - 3:00PM; One Session. See Also: W192, W248.

C391: Spycraft CCG Constructed Tournament. See C221. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session. See Also: C279.

V392: The Console Matrix. See V176. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session. See Also: V270.

B393: The Double Exposure Region 4 Carcassonne Championship. See B224. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B257, B345.

B394: The Double Exposure Region 4 Haunting House Championship. See B323. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B323, B354.

C395: VS System Open Constructed Tournament. See C230. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session. See Also: C307.

C396: Yu-Gi-Oh Constructed Tournament. See C288. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session.

B397: Apples to Apples. See B139. Sunday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session. See Also: B331.

W398: Warhammer 40,000; "Battle of the Beards". Build the "cheesiest" army possible using a single Force Organization Chart and 1,500 points. This one is a winner takes all slobber-knocker, with 1 point awarded for every unit/vehicle you knock out of the game. Bring your Cherry-Pickers! When the game ends, the player with the most "Kils" will be declared the Beardiest of the Beards. Please have your army organized on arrival. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B399: Reef Encounter. See B175. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

B400: Set. See B171. Sunday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session.

B401: The Double Exposure Region 4 Killer Bunnies and the Quest for the Magic Carrot Championship. See B195. Sunday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; Session 2 of 2. Previous Session(s): B195, B303.

B402: WarCraft: The Board Game. See B261. Sunday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

B403: Yahtzee. See B243. Sunday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session.

D404: Welcome to the Nexus - In and Out of Character Orientation. Welcome to the Nexus. Nothing works the way you're expecting it to, and that's just frustrating. Your fireball that used to level entire city blocks? Hardly a fizzle, if you can even remember the incantation. Your sword that used to leave grown men trembling in their boots? Less effective than a toothpick, and you're barely able to pick it up these days. You will regain these skills in time, but for now, how about a low-impact tutorial about the world around you? Assorted Avatars who have been here, done that will work with you to explain how the world works, In Character. Out of Character, you'll get a briefing on how combat works, how non-combat skills work and who to talk to if you need help figuring things out. We'll introduce you to your Character Card, to your Action Cards and explain how we use these things. Hopefully, you'll leave the session a little less overwhelmed and ready to change the course of Nexal History - trust us, new people have done it before. Friday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.

D405: What's New At...?. We invite all of our game company reps to come talk about what's new and interesting, and what we can look forward to seeing from them in 2005. Come boast! Come show off the new stuff! Casual, forum-style chat. Friday, 8:00PM - 9:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.

D406: Women in Role Playing. Where did all these female gamers come from? Gaming used to be (mostly) a guy thing. How did that change, and what do women bring to the table, so to speak, that men might not? Friday, 9:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D407: The DREAMATION 2005 Writer's Workshop. Are you an aspiring writer? Have a story inside you and want to find out how to get it into print? Join our esteemed panel of authors and other professionals who will talk about how to get your wonderful ideas into the hands of millions! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D408: How to Design Your Own Goddamn Role Playing Game. It all starts with an idea...but then what? Sure, RPG design is glamorous and all, BUT HOW IS IT DONE, MAN? Sit in on the discussion with Indie maverick Jared Sorensen and unlearn what you have learned. Participation is mandatory so be prepared to talk about your game! Saturday, 9:00AM - 11:00AM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D409: Welcome to the Nexus - In and Out of Character Orientation. Welcome to the Nexus. Nothing works the way you're expecting it to, and that's just frustrating. Your fireball that used to level entire city blocks? Hardly a fizzle, if you can even remember the incantation. Your sword that used to leave grown men trembling in their boots? Less effective than a toothpick, and you're barely able to pick it up these days. You will regain these skills in time, but for now, how about a low-impact tutorial about the world around you? Assorted Avatars who have been here, done that will work with you to explain how the world works, In Character. Out of Character, you'll get a briefing on how combat works, how non-combat skills work and who to talk to if you need help figuring things out. We'll introduce you to your Character Card, to your Action Cards and explain how we use these things. Hopefully, you'll leave the session a little less overwhelmed and ready to change the course of Nexal History - trust us, new people have done it before. Saturday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.

D410: Sweating the Details. We invite our guests to join us for a discussion about printers, distributors and many other factors that go into the production of a game system or supplement. A serious look at what you face when entering the gaming industry as a publisher, from leaders who have already been there and done that. Saturday, 2:00PM - 3:00PM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D411: The 2005 Nexus Council Meeting. Join the new Nexus Council which has been newly elected as they consider the tasks facing them in 2005. Unfortunately, all weapons must be left outside the room. Saturday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.

D412: Combat in the Avatar System. A look at how combat actually works in Double Exposure's Avatar System 2.6, from the GMs and Assistant GMs of the system. Learn how mass combats actually work, and how you can help to speed them up. Learn how to rely on your common sense instead of poring over rules needlessly. This panel is designed for experts and beginners alike. Saturday, 10:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.

D413: Convention Relations. How important are conventions, to game promotions? How can conventions be utilized better, to help game companies expand their player base? Come discuss how conventions work (or don't); convention organizers and game company representatives are welcome to participate. Saturday, 11:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D414: Independent Publishing. What is an independent role-playing game? How do indie games differ from the products of other publishers? Where can you find indie games? How can you, too, become an independent publisher? All this and more will be discussed in this seminar. Part of the Indie RPG Explosion. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; Serious, All Ages.

D415: Understanding Role Playing. Lets open roleplaying up and muck around in its guts. Vincent Baker will lay out a state-of-the-art description of what really happens when you roleplay, and we'll go from there. Time willing, we can dig into the nitty gritty of RPG design, playing and GMing, dealing with dysfunction, choosing and adapting rules, or even take on the biggie: creative agenda and social dynamics. Whatever way we go, we'll always fall back on the gold standard of RPG theory: actual play. Guaranteed to kick conventional wisdom down and take its lunch money. Part of the Indie RPG Explosion. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session; Fun, All Ages.


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