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Looking for your feedback for CaptainCon 2015

On March 1, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Looking for your feedback for CaptainCon 2015

As we gear up for CaptainCon 2015 we’re making a number of modifications to the convention based on your feedback from last year and input now.  One of the most difficult for us is deciding what to produce for convention products.  Lots of people like to bring back a souvenir…

CaptainCon 2015 is looking for crew

On October 14, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on CaptainCon 2015 is looking for crew

That’s right, we’re gearing up for CaptainCon 2015 already.  We’ve got dates set with the hotel and are working out how much space we’ll need this year to make things bigger and better than last. A critical part of making 2015 even better than 2014 is building a solid crew…

Sizing up the Competition

On July 1, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Sizing up the Competition

As I write this, we’re basically 24 days away from the start of CaptainCon and all the great gaming that involves.  One of the cornerstones of CaptainCon is the New England Team Tournament.  On Saturday the 26th of July, 24 teams of from Vermont to New Jersey and all points…

Logistical Update – the factories are running

On June 23, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Logistical Update – the factories are running

We’re almost at the end of June so it’s time for a quick update.  The CaptainCon crew have been very busy these past few weeks since the Kickstarter closed.  The order for the CaptainCon patches and coins was sent to the factory today and the t-shirt order will go out…

Board Games for Everyone!

On April 17, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Board Games for Everyone!

Update time again in the Captain’s Log. The crew and I returned from a very fun and exhausting PAX East this past weekend to find some great news.  We have officially hit our first stretch funding goal on the Kickstarter of $10,500.  That means we now have enough resources to…

Achievement Unlocked – Base Funding!

On April 9, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,, , With Comments Off on Achievement Unlocked – Base Funding!

That’s right.  Yesterday, with 19 days still to go in the Kickstarter campaign, we passed our initial funding goal.  As things stand now, CaptainCon 2014 is locked in as a glorious gaming reality.  As we grow from here, we’ll hit stretch goals that will only make the convention bigger and…

So much going on, so many update…..

On April 3, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on So much going on, so many update…..

It’s been a few days since we had a new post in the Captain’s Log and it hasn’t been because we’ve all been into the rum again.  We’ve been working feverishly and we’ve got lots of updates to show for it. First, we’ve hit 78% funded! That’s right, thanks to…

Spotlight: The Captain’s Log and the Free Port

On March 26, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Spotlight: The Captain’s Log and the Free Port

One of the signature features of CaptainCon 2014 will be the Free Port open play area sponsored by our partners at Games & Gears.  No, we’re not the first people in the world to think of having some open table space to play games nor are we delusional enough to…

And we’re live!

On March 23, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on And we’re live!

That’s right, we’re live with the official Kickstarter.  We’re officially taking on crew and provisions for our pirate ship that is CaptainCon.  Once we reach our funding goal we’ll set sail to some of the best gaming to be had this summer in New England.  So please help the cause:…

It’s so close I can taste it

On March 19, 2014, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,, , With Comments Off on It’s so close I can taste it

Just spent the past hour or so putting the last touches on the Kickstarter campaign.  I’m waiting for our video to upload now.  Then it’s a night to sleep on it before a final look in the morning and I hit “submit” for Kickstarter review.  We should be live any…