OrcaCon 2018 has ended

OrcaCon is a tabletop games convention, which includes board and card games, role-playing games, and miniature games. OrcaCon is focused on creating a safe and welcoming space for promoting the tabletop games hobby, supporting diversity in tabletop games, and building a community of both novice and experience game players.

Our Team will be adding more programing and games up through OrcaCon, so keep checking back! 
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Friday, January 12 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Writing and Story Development for Games

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Story development can affect game system design, character design and environments. Our game industry pros will discuss how a great story needs to also fit in the design of the game system. Maybe you need a different system for your story? Do you write the story and fit the design around it? Or do you start with the design and weave a story through it?

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Jeanette Bushnell

ndnplayers games
Dr. Bushnell works with two younger, more game-adept folks at ndnplayer games when she is not teaching at the University of Washington. She has been involved with indigenous activism for over forty years and her academic work is focused on systemic oppressions and indigenous phi... Read More →
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Crystal Frasier

Developer, Paizo Publishing
Crystal Frasier is a writer, game developer, and graphic designer with eighteen years’ experience, best known for her work on the Pathfinder line of roleplaying games and adventures. She strives to make games worlds where everyone can see themselves reflected. She is a survivor o... Read More →
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Wes Schneider

Pathfinder RPG Co-Creator, Writer, Editor
Co-creator of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, F. Wesley Schneider writes and edits for numerous tabletop and video games. Aside from having passionate opinions about horror, world-building, and storytelling, he's spoken at length on inclusivity and LGBTQ topics in gaming. You ca... Read More →

Friday January 12, 2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Room

Attendees (32)