CharCon is hosting an extra event focusing on role playing games called CharCon Bonus Round at the Days Inn Hotel in Flatwood on Saturday May 2nd to Sunday May 3rd. There will be open gaming Friday night at the hotel too. Things get started at 9am on Saturday and goes to 7pm on Sunday. The theme is “May the Fourth Be With You.”
They have two guests for the con. Christina Stiles is an award-winning RPG writer, editor, developer, and publisher. She has worked on The Rogue Mage RPG, Midgard Tales, Daughters of Fury, and the upcoming Bite Me! The Gaming Guide to Lycanthropes. She is working on Medusa’s Guide for Gamer Girls. Christina has worked for Atlas Games, Green Ronin Publishing, Kobold Press, Misfit Studios, Paizo Publishing, Troll Lord Games, and White Wolf Studios. Also artist Michael Mayne. He co-created the series Bonnie Lass by Red 5 Comics, has worked on Skullkickers, The Dreamer, and has worked as character designer for games Heroes of Newrth and Dragon Vita.
There will games of Star Wars Sparks RPG, Edge of the Empire, Pathfinder Society, Call of Cthulhu, Ponyfinder (My Little Pony version of Pathfinder), D&D 5th edition, Three Dragon Ante, Artems Spaceship Bridge Simulator, Dagohir LARP demos, indy RPGs, and more. The Appalachian Gamers board game library will be available for open gaming. A panel on Women in Gaming by Christina Stiles. Vendors will be set up to check out as well. There are reports of Nero demos, World of Darkness LARP, Shadowrun, more panels, and other games to come.
Registration is only $25 for the whole weekend. Pre-reg ends on April 26th.
If you like RPGs or just want to learn come check this event out. Also could just be a fun weekend to just hang out and party with fellow gamers.