DieCon 17

Game Session 5 Event Schedule

Saturday June 10th, 2017

7pm - 11:30pm

Last Updated : 05/12

Game Session

Game Title

Game System Game CompanyGame Type Con DayGMDescription
5 1690s: Pirates on the Cthulhian Main Call of Cthulhu Chaosium RPG Saturday Kevin Hazslip Pirates! Cultists! Cthulhian Monstrosities! A Horror that arises from Dave Jones Locker! Can you ignore that wrenching, foreboding terror that arises from your gut at the very thought of this nightmare? And all you signed on for was a wee bit ‘o pirating on the Spanish Main.
5 1813-The Year of Nationalism Bonaparte Mark Johnson Miniature Saturday BM: Mark Johnson Era: Napoleonic Ground Combat with 25mm scale. Throughout 1813, France’s satellites struggled to accommodate their loyalty to Napoleon, the military threat of Coalition powers, and their national interests and preservation. Presenting battles from a hypothetical campaign in Eastern Europe. Active French occupation and fortress troops, and regional allied brigades, face off against Austrian and other Coalition forces.
5 2017 Midwest Regional 49 Championship 49
Board Saturday Double Exposure Envoy Starting with $49 apiece, players in The Game of 49 bid to buy spaces on the 49-square (7-by-7) game board. Randomly drawn number cards are auctioned one at a time, with the highest bidder placing a chip on the matching board space. Wild/Payoff cards give players a choice of where to place their chip and also award cash to all players for their chips on the board: $7 per chip, with a payoff maximum of $49. The first player to claim four spaces in a row, in any direction, wins. The winner of this tournament will get a trophy, a copy of the game, a seat at the first elimination round of the U.S. National Championship at Gen Con 2017, plus a FREE 4-day badge for Gen Con 2017 and a FREE room share with up to 3 other people for 3 nights at Gen Con 2017.
5 2017 Midwest Regional Skull King Championship Skull King Brent Buck's Board Saturday Double Exposure Envoy Brent Beck's Skull King is a trick-taking game similar to Oh Hell!, Wizard and Spades, with players needing to state how many tricks they think they'll win each round. Pirates and other special cards add to the strategy. The winner of this tournament will get a trophy, a copy of the game, a seat at the first elimination round of the U.S. National Championship at Gen Con 2017, plus a FREE 4-day badge for Gen Con 2017 and a FREE room share with up to 3 other people for 3 nights at Gen Con 2017.
5 Adventures in Zombiewood Adventures in Zombiewood Baskerville Production Board Saturday Michael McClure Zombiewood is a co-operative card/dice-based game that pits you and other unfortunate survivors against a horde of undead Z-lebrities as you fight your way through the plots of 20 of the most influential movies and TV series of the zombie
5 AEG Five Minute Fun Games AEG Five Minute Fun Games AEG Board Saturday AEG Staff AEG Five Minute Fun box of Games. Featuring Light & Dark, Love Letter Premium and other AEG titles
5 Aventuria Aventuria: The Adventure Card Game Ulisses Spiele Board Saturday Tammie Davis Gather your weapons, your magic, and any nasty tricks you might know. You’ll need them all to take down your opponent in this fast-paced fantasy card game set in the world of The Dark Eye.
5 CMP 2016-07 World Tour - Singapore Shadowrun, 5th Edition Catalyst Game Labs RPG Saturday Kelly Morris There’s one problem in hiding needles amidst a stack of needles. Everyone is sharp. Shadowrun Living Campaign requires approved character; a pre-gen can be provided.
5 Eldritch Horror 5th Ed D&D WotC RPG Saturday Nick Davis 5th ed Dungeons and Dragons set in an Eldritch Horror World.
5 Fantahzee Fantahzee AEG Board Saturday AEG Staff Defend the town from tons of monsters!  But you aren’t alone, you’ll be able to recruit warriors, mages, and steam-dwarves.
5 Fire & Ice: The Open Seas Chronopia WarZone Miniature Saturday Dennis Moler Will the seas boil with the passionate heat of Helios or freeze like the cold heart of Chrystal Lotus? Come choose a side or choose your own house. All materials will be provided and rules will be taught. New players welcome.
5 Large trouble in small China Deadlands Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc RPG Saturday Michael Rectenwald Strange things are happening in Chinatown. Lightning storms, kidnappings, and gang fights in the street. Enough to make a very reasonable man believe he's seen some very unreasonable things.
5 Men in Black Dusters! QAGS 2nd Ed. Hex Games RPG Saturday David Szucs The Wild Wild West, 1835: After saving Mexico, the United States, and quite possibly democracy itself, you and your fellow agents are getting a vacation of sorts. You’re headed to an island called Tahiti in the South Pacific to find a ship called the Beagle that’s about to set out for a scientific mission to South America. According to the Predictions Department, there’s a guy named Darwin on the ship who must make this journey, but a group of religious fanatics-turned pirates is planning to attack the Beagle early in the voyage. Your mission is to either get aboard the Beagle and keep it safe or convince Darwin to find another way to complete his journey. If you succeed, a nation that doesn’t even know you exist will be forever in your debt. Good luck!
5 Mers-el-Kebir Grand Fleets Majestic Twelve Games Miniature Saturday Daniel Kast On July 3, 1940, British forces bombarded the French fleet anchored off
the coast of Algeria, in an effort to prevent the ships from falling into
the hands of the Germans. In this "what if?" scenario, the French have
decided it best to make a run for it but were unable to make it to open
sea before the British fleet arrived, leading to a true naval battle.
5 Monsterpocalypse Monsterpocalypse Privateer Press Board Saturday Jason Sharp Have you ever watch a movie with a big monster crushing a city and say I want to play a game like that, well here's your chance. In monsterpocalypse you chose a towering monster or robot and it's minions and battle others in this 3-D city to prove who is the biggest and baddest around. God help the city stuck between the titans as they battle to the death. Reach out and crush someone.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (10-11) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (1-2) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (12+) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (3-4) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (5-6) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Race for the Runecarved Key (8-9) Pathfinder Society Piazo RPGA Saturday PFS Staff An ancient Thassilonian artifact has been unearthed in Magnimar and is to be auctioned off by the city government. In order to maintain good relations with those in power in the City of Monuments, the Pathfinder Society must obtain the relic without simply stealing it, although employing any other means necessary. If falls to the PCs to infiltrate the auction, sabotage the other bidders' efforts, and call in favors from those in the Society's debt to ensure the Runecarved Key (and the secrets it unlocks) belongs to the Pathfinders when the adventure draws to a close.
5 Scooby Doo: Wednesday Mourning FAST FAST Games RPG Saturday Larry Babb A teenage heiress contacts Mystery, Inc to investigate a creepy old mansion. Local legend has it that the dead walk the decaying halls by night. It’s up to those meddling kids to get to the bottom of the mystery. Join Scooby and the gang with special guest star Wednesday Addams for this Lovecraftian twist on the classic Saturday morning cartoon.
5 Season of Plundered Tombs Pathfinder Adventure Piazo Board Saturday PFS Staff Catastrophe struck the world 10,000 years ago, and mighty Osirion was one of the first great nations to rise from the ashes. For centuries its pharaohs oversaw a golden age of expansion and innovation while crushing rivals such as the Tekritanin League and the golem armies of the Jistka Imperium. Eventually, though, the kingdom began to stagnate, its leaders unable to match the splendid accomplishments of their forebears. Following millennia of decline and foreign occupation, Osirion is once again autonomous and prospers under the Ruby Prince Khemet III. Hoping to uncover forgotten secrets that his kingdom might employ while encouraging foreign traffic into the increasingly prosperous land, the Ruby Prince opened Osirion to foreign explorers approximately a decade ago. The archaeological wealth of all Osirion is yours to explore. What you uncover might not just change your fortunes; it could change the world!
5 Season of Plundered Tombs Pathfinder Adventure Piazo Board Saturday PFS Staff Catastrophe struck the world 10,000 years ago, and mighty Osirion was one of the first great nations to rise from the ashes. For centuries its pharaohs oversaw a golden age of expansion and innovation while crushing rivals such as the Tekritanin League and the golem armies of the Jistka Imperium. Eventually, though, the kingdom began to stagnate, its leaders unable to match the splendid accomplishments of their forebears. Following millennia of decline and foreign occupation, Osirion is once again autonomous and prospers under the Ruby Prince Khemet III. Hoping to uncover forgotten secrets that his kingdom might employ while encouraging foreign traffic into the increasingly prosperous land, the Ruby Prince opened Osirion to foreign explorers approximately a decade ago. The archaeological wealth of all Osirion is yours to explore. What you uncover might not just change your fortunes; it could change the world!
5 Sticks and Stones Sticks and Stones Home Rules Miniature Saturday Jon Bancroft Standing on the ledge overlooking his Valley, Og, chief of the yellowhairs feels there is something different about his valley today. Returning to the campsite he grunts his orders to the rest of the tribe. Time once again to defend what is theirs.
5 The Battle of Tamatave-20 May, 1811 Post Captain Old Dominion GameWorks Miniature Saturday BM: Ray Runge Era: Napoleonic Naval Combat with 1/1000 scale. The Battle of Tamatave, fought off Tamatave in Madagascar between British and French frigate squadrons, would be the final engagement of the Mauritius campaign of 1809 - 1811. A reinforcement squadron of frigates (loaded with troops and supplies for the French garrison at Mauritius) under the command of Commodore Francois Roquebert in Renommee, had been dispatched from Brest in February 1811. Unknown to the French, however, Mauritius had already fallen in December 1810 to a British invasion fleet. The reinforcement squadron reached Mauritius on 6 May, only to discover the following day that the island was now in British hands and narrowly escaped a trap laid by a squadron of British frigates ordered to pursue and destroy them. 
5 The Captain is Dead The Captain is Dead AEG Board Saturday AEG Staff Imagine in the last 10 minutes of your favorite science fiction TV show things have gone so badly that the captain is dead. Surviving members of your crew must pull together to survive the day!
5 The Changelings Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Fantasy Flight Games RPG Saturday Peter Ruocco The PC’s are sent on a rescue mission and in the process, make some disturbing discoveries. All materials provided. Newcomers are welcome.
5 The Hunt Battletech Catalyst Miniature Saturday Glen Grissom Inner Sphere mercenaries hunt down remnants of a clan garrison in the ruins of former mech factory.
5 The Joust At Lyons Joust Two Hour Wargames Miniature Saturday BM: Glenn Wilson Era: Medievil Tourney Combat with 28mm scale. Challenge France's finest knights at Lyons for honor and glory.
5 Wet Hot American Monsters: Staff Week Cinemechanix Hex Games RPG Saturday Steve Johnson Being a monster is hard. Being a teenager is hard. Imagine being a teenage monster. Luckily, there’s a place where young monsters can forge new friendships, enjoy the great outdoors, and make all kinds of terrible mistakes with limited adult supervision. Welcome to Camp Windigo, the only summer camp catering exclusively to teenage werewolves, young Frankensteins, sons of Dracula, and other monster-Americans. You’ve been there as a camper before, but this year you’re getting paid well below minimum wage to be a camp counselor for the first time. You’ve only got a week to get everything ready for the campers and prove to the other counselors (especially the cute ones) that you’re not lame. Test out Hex’s new Cinemechanix system in this game where summer camp movies meet campy movie monsters.
5 Yeti Yeti AEG Board Saturday AEG Staff The Himalayas: freezing cold, peaks covered with snow, and steep crags. You take the role of a bold adventurer and mountaineer in search of the legendary snowman known as the Yeti, hoping to find its footprints somewhere in this inhospitable mountain region.
5 Zombies!!! Zombies!!! 1st Edition Twilight Creations Board Saturday Cheryl Cloninger Here's your chance to live your own version of the Walking Dead. When it comes to survival, it's every man for himself! Don't worry about your high school buddy or sweet heart (you can always get another). When you leave them behind or give them a gun and forget to leave the extra ammo, you'll be the one laughing your way out of town on the only way out. Zombies!!! is a fast paced game where you fight your way through the zombie infested town that you build tile by tile racing to be the first to the waiting helicopter. No experience necessary, game will be taught.