The Booters Pot Luck
Cold Cuts, beer and conversation.
A slightly out of focus picture of Martian Bob's chili.
Three bald/shaven dudes
In case you didn't know what con this was.
It looks quiet on a Thursday morning shortly after 8am, but soon, it would be the exact opposite.
The crowds gather at the Exhibitor's Hall.
The very pretty Sera Angel.
The registration line taken from the Skywalk.
3/5ths of Fear the Boot taking a well-deserved lunch break. You can see my notebook in the left. We were planning questions.
My BattleTech event on Thursday night. Everyone was there because of the TOFtBCH system.
Various maps and papers as we get ready.
Me running through the Initiative Phase. I changed it up because of all the people, using playing cards to designate moving. I'm wearing my 'Wife is the Saint of Gaming' shirt
Chad with coffee provided by booter Arlie, who graciously bought it for damn near everyone.
A game board ready to go!
A Thunderbolt ready for action!
Martian Bob... doing something
I stood on the chair while running the BT event. Made it much easier to attract attention and keep control.
Yes, I strike a commanding presence. ::roll::
ArdentFinder, Grungydan, and ZeikeCoppereyes check things out
Quite a crowd, and not everyone is playing. We have many observers.
A bluury closeup of me. I have that affect on cameras.
Jake (Taladel) in the foreground looking confused. Arlie, standing on the right watches on.
Coffee and thoughts.
Apparently Martian Bob & I needed to hold hands for a moment.
We started off every round by doign a battle cry. I would shout, "MechWarriors Ready for Battle!" they would answer, "Fear the Con Indy!"
Movement in the game.
More booters checking the battlefield.
While George moves his infantry, John and Martian Bob look on.
Pat scratches his head in confusion as I learn seductively over the table
Booters looking on at the action.
Jake, some guy and Arlie
A closeup of some of the battle action.
An empty bag of chips and a nice cup of coffee mark the successful scenario.
Me, phasing in and out.
A Fear the Boot dinner gathering.
More from the dinner gathering
This is from Martian Bob's 'Scoobythulu' event.
Or maybe it's just them drinking.
Chad takes a stand
People getting ready for 'True Dungeon.'
$250 for soem tokens? Ummmm... no
See? Told you it got more crowded.
The requisite singers at Gen Con
Very big crowd waiting for the Exhibitor's Hall to open.
Pat takes a nutshot from the Munchkin.
The crowd passes the time bouncing around an inflatable d20.
In the Hall at the FFG booth.
Talisman demo at FFG.
Another FFG demo game.
A kid checks his stuff, while costumed mom helps out.
Some sort of new gamer-based energy drink.
The WotC booth.
Sweet looking boardgame, and a monster d12.
the war/board game room.
More from that room
Some folks grab a card game.
In the war/board game room.
A bit of a close-up
Chewie is quite tall.
My bud Shayne gets some help with a game of 'Arabian Nights' while John looks on.
Shayne & John continue to play. This was a fun-looking game with interesting dynamics.