Orccon 2017 Special EventsPre-Register for Convention
Crisis Aboard the Starship Seshet
Can You Escape?
An escape room-style LARP set in the world of Starship Valkrie. You and five other crew members have only one hour to figure out what went wrong in the Seshet cargo hold during a routine hyperspace jump. Expect cooperative puzzle solving with light role-playing and minimalist rules with no experience necessary.
First event starts Friday 6pm. Ten events total during the con.
Also, consider joining the fun in our returning Starship Valkyrie game Sunday at 2pm.
For information about the blockbuster larp Starship Seshet is a sample of, check out http://www.waveonelarp.com/.
Settlers of Catan 2017 National Qualifier
Orccon 2017 is proud to be hosting a Catan National Championship (CNC) Qualifier. Qualifying rounds will be held on Friday and Saturday for the Sunday Finals. The winner will go to the Catan National Championship at Origins in June. There will be an entry fee of $10 per qualifier.
Happy Jacks RPG Podcast
Happy Jacks RPG Podcast is a passionate, irreverent roundtable discussion of the tabletop RPG hobby. At conventions, the hosts open up the mics to the audience to talk about their gaming experiences at the conventions and discuss ways to improve their experience at the table.
Midnight MEGA - Glory to Rome
Orccon 2017 Midnight MEGA event on Saturday is Glory to Rome.
Strategicon Repeating But Unique Events
Miniature Boot Camp
We are hosting a number of miniature game demos. Many of the hottest and newest will be showcased. Daily from 10am-6pm Saturday and Sunday!
Come by for some short and quick demonstrations of these miniature games. Miniatures are provided.
Strategicon Paint and Take
Located at the edge of Miniatures in International Ballroom A, Paint and Take is a place to sit, wind down and learn about miniature figurine painting from our great staff! A number of generous sponsors (GMI, Games Workshop, Reaper, etc.) have provided miniatures and paint, but feel free to bring your own minis. All levels are welcome, from absolute beginner to expert.
Come learn the latest games at the Game Library! New titles from publishers like Rio Grande, Queen, Fantasy Flight, Days of Wonder, Gamewright, Mayday Games and more will be explained to new players looking to try them out.