Most of these programs, if not all of them, will be back.
AnCon has always been a place for the Independent Game Designer to
bring their creations to their intended audiences. We believe the Indies are and have always been the
soul of the Gaming Industry - capturing both our attention and imagination
by applying their own to the craft. Through the hard work of
Ben Kanelos - Indie Gaming
Coordinator - we are excited to offer several ways to participate in Indie
is an Independent Games Design Competition that brings together
designers and players to create interest and feedback for prototype
and first edition games.
Dash expands the reach of InDeCom further by offerring players the
chance to win prizes just for enjoying Independent Games.
Iron Geek is back - allowing players to have a chance to become an
Independent Designer themselves in a test of creativity, logic and
We are also happy to offer FREE INDIE GAMING -- If you
are a Game Designer who would like to schedule events at AnCon, we will
waive the $1 per game that is a part of normal player fees. Email
Ben Kanelos or
Dan Britt to see if your game
qualifies - and we will give you further instructions on how to submit
Sponsored by The Game Crafter
Game Crafter (TGC) is the world’s first web-to-print game publishing
company and offers a print on demand game publishing service. TGC empowers
game designers around the world by allowing them to make a board game,
card game, and custom playing cards through a website. Using the latest
web technology, TGC developed a website platform that simplifies the
design, manufacturing, and retail processes related to tabletop games.
Indie Gaming is hosted by The Board Gamers of Greater Akron Design and
Prototype Committee (BOGADAP), see
www.bogadap.com for information about the organization.