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AetherCon Updates (May)
Multiple events were added to the schedule, including Leverage, Atomic Highway and Shadowrun scenarios. Many new Game Masters and artists joined the convention, and Pinnacle Entertainment Group offered to contribute prize support for the event.
For more details check out the official information release below, or take a look at the AetherCon homepage.
Here are the latest updates for our event from the past three weeks:
We’d like to welcome Tom Olson and Miguel Berrios to the AetherCon team.
Events added to our schedule this time around include Kyle Hood’s Leverage Scenario ‘The One Night
Stand Job’, Borna Pekarić‘s Atomic Highway Scenario ‘A Drive down Toomstone Allee’, and Mark
David Montgomery’s Shadowrun Scenario ‘Tokyo Lift’.
The following games and GMs have recently been confirmed:
Dark Heresy – Michael Richards
WEG D6 Star Wars – Kalman Farago
Serenity – C.J. Holman
Pinnacle Entertainment Group joined the growing list of names on the ‘To The Victors’ page by agreeing to contribute prize support to AetherCon
The following artists have been added to the Artists Enclave:
Eric Lofgren (Paizo, White Wolf, Mongoose Publishing among others)
Chris Malidore (Fantasy Flight Games, Pinnacle Entertainment Group)
Patrick McEvoy (WotC, Alderac Entertainment Group, Fantasy Flight Games among others)
Our latest wallpaper, a rendition of Drindera ‘The Abacus’ Saldemaar by Brazil’s Andre Freitas Cardozo, has been released.
You can find all of our free downloadable wallpapers here.
Current members of the RPG Community Alliance:
3.5 Private Sanctuary
The Comeback Inn – Dave Arneson’s Blackmoor
Pen and Paper Games
Swords and Wizardry
The RPG Site
The Tangled Web
You Meet In a Tavern
To date the RPG Community Alliance encompasses 54,608 members.
Top five cities in North America for unique visitors to our main site to date: Austin, Tex; Seattle, Wash;
New York, NY; Pittsburgh, Pa; 4 way tie for fifth.
Top five cities in Europe, Asia, and Oceania for unique visitors to our main site to date: Nuremberg, Ger;
Brisbane, Aus; Budapest, Hun; Sydney, Aus; Melbourne, Aus.
Finally, a question: What tournament do you look forward to playing in the most at AetherCon? Check
out our poll on Facebook and have your say.
Brent Chumley’s Malthazas Rhyllanor
Chris Malidore’s ‘One Eyed’ Jarmby Mudgelmurk
Ian Llanas’s Mirri ‘The Mouse’
We are currently looking for GMs to run the following games:
Call of Cthuhlu
As well as these cult favorites:
Mutants and Masterminds
All Flesh Must Be Eaten
Macho Women with Guns
Pre-D20 Gamma World
Legends of the Five Rings
WEG Star Wars
If you have a cult favorite you’d like to see or run, let us know!
If you have a game yourself that you would like to run use our handy-dandy GM Pre-Registration tool on the site.
If you would like to inquire about other volunteering possibilities let us know by sending an e-mail here:
Stephen J. Holodinsky
Event Manager – AetherCon
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