Over 1000 gamers from all over will come to Vancouver for this four-day event! GameStorm, returns for its 17th year, featuring a variety of different activities, events range from simple board games to ten-hour role-playing sessions. Other activities include panels, a vendors room, an all-weekend puzzle quest, the ever-popular prototype testing Game Lab, and special games and crafts geared towards children. GameStorm takes pride in offering some of the best entertainment in the gaming industry. With top industry people, games for all...
CHIFOO is the Computer Human Interaction Forum of Oregon.
CHIFOO (pronounced ‘ky - FOO’), Computer-Human Interaction Forum Of Oregon, a local professional chapter of the ACMSIGCHI, serves practicing professionals, academics and students in the Oregon and Southwest Washington region through lecture series, workshops and networking in the areas of User Experience, Usability and Interaction Design.
"Creating Enjoyable Frustration" with Mike Selinker, Lone Shark Games Inc.
Few people have so closely observed and helped shape the evolution of tabletop and alternate reality game design as Mike Selinker. Join us as he shares his observations on how to create engagement through frustration, success through incremental victories, and the theory of encouraging permission to fail. Trust us, it'll all make sense.
CHIFOO Meeting Details
5:00 - 6:30: CHIFOOd: Please join us before the meeting to enjoy a no-host dinner at Rogue, 1339 Northwest Flanders St.
Fight for the fate of Tarkir with Dragons at your side! Dragons of Tarkir is the final set in the Khans of Tarkir block. Khans and Dragons alike fight for dominance over the land while changes to the past affect the present.
This is your first chance to draft Dragons of Tarkir! Everyone gets 1 pack of Fate Reforged, and 2 packs of Dragons of Tarkir. Entry will be $12 per person.
Registration starts at 12pm, be prepared to fill out a deck list and have your Pokemon ID number with you. If you do not have a Pokemon ID number, you can get one by coming to our normal League times (Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm; Saturdays 1-4pm) or you can sign up for one before the League Challenge.
There is a $5 entry fee. Prizes will be given to winners once the Challenge has finished.
Divisions: Junior Division: Born in 2004 or later Senior Division: Born in 2000, 2001, 2002, or 2003 Masters Division: Born in 1999 or earlier...
Epic's first monthly meeting dedicated to matching DMs with players, plotting campaigns, and introducing new players to the world of roleplaying. Every last Sunday we're inviting you to come and meet and discuss new game ideas, schedule sessions, create characters and more!
Epic Gaming will buy the pizza. And we'll get some games started! Players and DMs/GMs of all levels and ages are welcome. As are all systems! New players are encouraged to come with their...
Let's get together and play tabletop games! Bring a favorite, your own prototype, or just show up and play/socialize; this is a great setting for meeting local players and developers! All board/card games are welcome.
There will be reserved tables – when you arrive, look for a little green sign on a table in the main open area with "Portland Indie Game Squad" on it. There will be little blue and orange cards littering our tables.
Join the Portland Indie Game Squad in an evening of playing locally-made games and sketching your favorites! Game developers will be setting up their games for anyone to play while we've invited artists to come draw "fan art" of the games on display.
• Any developers are welcome to come set up their projects; • any artists (or non-artists!) are welcome to make game-inspired drawings; • anyone is welcome to come hang out, play games, and have fun!
Play, drink, draw – that's the gist!
For artists, they will have super super basic paper/pencil...