Yesterday Mr. Geek Girl What Rules and I ran the Story Games Lounge at Emerald City Game Fest yesterday. ECGF is a free gaming event in the Seattle area. They usually get somewhere between 100-200 people. Yesterday’s Game Fest was at the Northgate Community Center. I spread out the indy games we brought with us… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #65 – Emerald City Game Fest
Oh wow, such a good time! I love AmberconNW so much! The gaming, the socializing, the drinking, the conversation. And the Edgefield added a big long soaking pool. It was amazing. We all invaded Sunday night and soaked and talked and splashed. Thursday night, got there, got checked in, had the intro meet-n-greet sort of… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #64 (For Reals) – AmberconNW 2008 Post-con report
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!! All I have to do now is pack: clothing, gamebooks, characters, notebooks, pencils, dice, erasers, knitting… Tomorrow morning we drop the hedgepig off at his grandparents’. And then we head down to Oregon to game all weekend long with 120 of our closest friends. I’m running two games myself and co-gm-ing a third with… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #64 (Sorta) – Leaving for AmberconNW in the morning
So, Sunday night a friend of ours was up from Olympia and a whole bunch of us decided to have a little impromptu meet-up to hang out with him. When we first got there, it was just John Harper, Sage, and their friends Shannon and Paul. They’ve been playing Warhammer FRP, and just started on… Read More Geek Girls Rule 63.75 – Comments on Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
Talking about the upcoming Emerald City Game Fest, November 15th in Seattle, a free game day event. Podcast #7 – Emerald City Game Fest with Sophie Lagace. http://sirriamnicast.libsyn.com/index.php?post_id=393970 Oh, we talk about a lot of stuff. Gaming as women, trying to build community amongst gamers, gaming conventions, lots of stuff.
http://www.emeraldcitygamefest.org/ Guess who will be running at least one game, and Hosting the Story Games Lounge at Emerald City Game Fest this year? This girl! The game fest is a free event on November 15th, please follow the link above for location, directions and all that good stuff. I’ll be running a session of The… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #63.5 – Emerald City Game Fest
Because my friends are trying to drive me to an early grave via aneurysm, heart attack or stroke, I was recently directed to a forum with a discussion about the treatment of female gamers by male gamers. That wasn’t the blood pressure rising aspect of it. With my background with the He-Male Woman Haters Association… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #59 – Cross-Gender Playing. Yes? No? Maybe?