Our friends over at #Mysticon shared this one with us.
Productivity going down! http://www.pcworld.com/article/2842453/internet-archive-brings-900-classic-arcade-games-to-your-browser.htmlInternet Archive brings 900 classic arcade games to your browser
The Internet Archive expands its JSMESS offerings from classic console games to classic arcade cabinets -- no quarters necessary.
Thanks to Brent Doughty for bringing this one to our attention:
2014 Ticket to Ride World Championship marred by irregularities in final match. Kenneth Heilfron of the U.S. was declared the World Champion after it was determined that the "winner", Erwin Pauelsen, cheated during the 2nd game of the final match. That means the CharCon TTR winner, Scott Scribner, who came in second in the National Championship lost to the World Champion. Not too shabby! Here is the link to the press release from Days of Wonder: http://www.daysofwonder.com/en/press-release/096/#newsstart - Press Releases - Play different.™ | Days of Wonder
Days of Wonder publishes top-quality board and card games. Our name is derived from the sense of wonder that we all had as children, when we first fell in love with playing games.
These were our kids Costume Contest contestants for 2014!
With another great CharCon in the books, what was your favorite CharCon 2014 moment?
CharCon co-founder Nick G and his lovely wife Rosy entered a contest to win season passes to all the Wizards World conventions in 2015. Let's see what the CharCon community can do and help them win! Plus who doesn't love voting for awesome costumes like these?!?!?
It only takes a minute to vote!
Share so your friends can vote as well!Nick Gillispie's Photo
Nick & Rosy dressed as System Lord Anubis and his Queen. Vote for them!
Love zombies? Love graphic novels? Then you should check out Zombie Highway! Charleston WV native Jason Pell, a past CharCon attending artist, has started a Kickstarter to fund the Zombie Highway Hard Cover Collection project. Check it out in the link below! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1265535519/zombie-highway-the-hc-graphic-novelZombie Highway The HC Graphic Novel.
Being pursued by monsters, both living and undead, four likable thieves seek refuge on the open road.
Our friends in Lexington, KY are running a Kickstarter campaign for Lexicon 2015, that will be held April 17-19 at the Clarion Convention Center. Check it out!
Knock out two addictions in one! http://www.gamesformotion.com/eng/chocolate-gamesMonopoly Transformers - Chocolate Games - Games4Motion
Recognized across the globe since 1935, Monopoly is the undisputed king of board games. Massive sales worldwide turned its creator, American Charles B. Darrow, from unemployed mechanic into multimillionaire. This Transformers-edition features the excitement of the original – with the added attractio…
What are a couple of the most popular things at large gatherings of geeks? Why Werewolf and Felicia Day of course! Happy Halloween! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cIK6Kyn3NM&list=PL7atuZxmT955pr6CT8kxNGo9lFEmAeueyWEREWOLVES Starring Kate Micucci, Felicia Day, and Jeff Lewis - HALLOWEEK
After a seer gets brutally murdered, the search for the town werewolf gets more dire. Will the real werewolf be found out? Subscribe to Geek and Sundry: http...