DieCon 17

Board Games Event Schedule

Last Updated : 04/13

Game Session

Con Day

Game Title Game SystemGame Company Game TypeGMDescription
1 Friday Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper Crypt Monkey Studios, LLC Board Ty Rucker Jack the Ripper is a fun, fast, and easy to play social deduction card game. Players play as one of four scavenger hunters or Jack himself. Fight to determine which of you is the killer or, if you are Jack, to outlast the search. Each game lasts no more than 15 minutes. Points will be awarded after each game for defeating Jack the Ripper and for winning the game as Jack the Ripper. Near the end of the event, players with the most points will play each other in the final for a chance to win a Jack the Ripper Set. The Set includes a Jack the Ripper game deck, a play mat, and glass bead markers all packaged in a period-perfect burlap sack.
1 Friday The Horologists Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Fantasy Flight Games Board Peter Ruocco The PC'S are tasked with exploring a newly discovered world on the Rim. All materials provided. Newcomer are welcome.
2 Friday Settlers of Catan Settlers of Catan Mayfair Games Board O.J. Be the dominant force on the island of Catan by building settlements, cities, and roads. On each turn dice are rolled to determine what resources the island produces. Collect your resources to build up your civilization to get to 10 victory points and win the game.
3 Saturday Viticulture with Tuscany and Moor Visitors Viticulture Stonemaier Games Board Eric Hogue In Viticulture, the players find themselves in the roles of people in rustic, pre-modern Tuscany who have inherited meager vineyards. They have a few plots of land, an old crushpad, a tiny cellar, and three workers. They each have a dream of being the first to call their winery a true success. Using workers and visitors, players can expand their vineyards by building structures, planting vines (vine cards), and filling wine orders (wine order cards). Players work towards the goal of running the most successful winery in Tuscany.
4 Saturday Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper Crypt Monkey Studios, LLC Board Ty Rucker Jack the Ripper is a fun, fast, and easy to play social deduction card game. Players play as one of four scavenger hunters or Jack himself. Fight to determine which of you is the killer or, if you are Jack, to outlast the search. Each game lasts no more than 15 minutes. Points will be awarded after each game for defeating Jack the Ripper and for winning the game as Jack the Ripper. Near the end of the event, players with the most points will play each other in the final for a chance to win a Jack the Ripper Set. The Set includes a Jack the Ripper game deck, a play mat, and glass bead markers all packaged in a period-perfect burlap sack.
4 Saturday King of Catan Settlers of Catan Mayfair Games Board Glen Grissom So you think you know how to play Catan? Show up and prove it in this 4 hour, 3 round Settlers of Catan tournament.
6 Sunday Advanced Civilization Civilization Avalon Hill Board Eric Hogue The classic game of advancing your civilization from the Stone Age through the Iron Age. Build, trade, travel, and watch out for calamities. Depending on the game progresses, this could take more than 9 hours, thus it is scheduled as a triple session. There will be a novice table and a veteran table.
6 Sunday Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper Crypt Monkey Studios, LLC Board Ty Rucker Jack the Ripper is a fun, fast, and easy to play social deduction card game. Players play as one of four scavenger hunters or Jack himself. Fight to determine which of you is the killer or, if you are Jack, to outlast the search. Each game lasts no more than 15 minutes. Points will be awarded after each game for defeating Jack the Ripper and for winning the game as Jack the Ripper. Near the end of the event, players with the most points will play each other in the final for a chance to win a Jack the Ripper Set. The Set includes a Jack the Ripper game deck, a play mat, and glass bead markers all packaged in a period-perfect burlap sack.
7 Sunday Chopping the Blinds Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Fantasy Flight Games Board Peter Ruocco The PC’s take up a bounty on a pharmaceutical researcher but end up with an ethical dilemma. All materials provided. Newcomers are welcome.
7 Sunday Advanced Civilization Civilization Avalon Hill Board Eric Hogue The classic game of advancing your civilization from the Stone Age through the Iron Age. Build, trade, travel, and watch out for calamities. Depending on the game progresses, this could take more than 9 hours, thus it is scheduled as a triple session. There will be a novice table and a veteran table.
8 Sunday Settlers of Catan Settlers of Catan Mayfair Games Board O.J. Be the dominant force on the island of Catan by building settlements, cities, and roads. On each turn dice are rolled to determine what resources the island produces. Collect your resources to build up your civilization to get to 10 victory points and win the game.
8 Sunday Advanced Civilization Civilization Avalon Hill Board Eric Hogue The classic game of advancing your civilization from the Stone Age through the Iron Age. Build, trade, travel, and watch out for calamities. Depending on the game progresses, this could take more than 9 hours, thus it is scheduled as a triple session. There will be a novice table and a veteran table.