We join Randolph, Iz and Leo again to recap our first ever Gen Con experience! (and also talk about Moonshadow)
At 0:42 Jason and Pete break down their overall experience as first timers at Gen Con
Around 3:13, Leo asks how it feels to be suddenly at the same convention as well-established games and game companies.
At 4:52 We discuss how great the energy and excitement of the Gen Con attendees was.
5:33 Pete and Jason discuss how working conventions is hard work- and how important learning and sharing ideas with other designers is.
Around 6:23 Randolph describes his experience on Saturday, the busiest day of Gen Con.
At 8:50, Jason talks about who else came to help with the Factions: Battlegrounds booth, including artists, Kickstarter backers, and other cool people.
At the 10:00 mark, Pete and Jason talk about how despite the hard work, the excitement of people checking out factions was worth it.
At 13:36 Iz asks about some of the restaurants in Indy and how the restaurant community embraces Gen Con
At 19:10 Randolph talks about how the experience at Gen Con was for his kids.
Around 23:00 Jason talks about learning as the convention went along and figuring out what worked well and adjusting on the fly.
Leo brings up Moonshadow at 25:26, which is his favorite faction! Moonshadow is the hardest faction to play, but a couple of units will get a slight boost in abilities to make them easier to play.
We wrap it up around 32:00 and talk about some future conventions!
Major thank you to Randolph, Iz and Leo. It’s always a blast to talk to them. Don’t worry Leo, those Moonshadow adjustments will help you out a lot! Make sure you subscribe to Nerdy Volume’s YouTube channel!