Archive for November, 2014
Capricon 35 Programming Participant Questionnaire Deadline0
The deadline for the Capricon 35 programming participant questionnaire is rapidly approaching. Your suggestions and participation make our programming exciting.
You’ll find the link on our programming page.
The deadline is Friday, November 21, at 11:59 pm CT.
Margaret Weis added as Gaming GoH at Capricon 350
Capricon is pleased to announce the addition of Margaret Weis as our Gaming Guest of Honor for Capricon 35.
Margaret Weis is a science fiction and fantasy writer who has penned dozens of novels and short stories; along with Tracy Hickman, Margaret is one of the original creators of the Dragonlance world. In addition to her writing career, Margaret serves as the owner and chief officer of two publishing companies: Sovereign Press, Inc., a game publisher based in Lake Geneva, WI, which now produces the Dragonlance line of game products; and Margaret Weis Productions Ltd., which publishes RPG lines based on several licenses including Firefly, Serenity, and Battlestar Galactica, as well as Ed Greenwood’s new solo venture into roleplaying games, Castlemourn.
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Brother Guy Consolmagno receives the Carl Sagan Medal0
Congratulations to Brother Guy Consolmagno on receiving the prestigious Carl Sagan Medal. He’s the first clergyman to do so. Well done, Brother Guy!
You can read more about this well deserved honor here.
Capricon 35 GoH announcement0
Due to unavoidable circumstances, Steve Jackson will not be able to join us at Capricon 35. Mr. Jackson is as sad as we are, as he was looking forward to being a Guest of Honor alongside his friend and fellow gamer Matt Forbeck.
As the fates are wont to do, they taketh with one hand and giveth with the other. Capricon 35 is pleased to announce that we have added a guest to our roster of luminaries.
John Bivens, whose work has appeared in the Eisner and Harvey award winning Comic Book “Tatoo”, the DC comic’s ZUDA initiative, and the upcoming Image Comics SF/Fantasy epic “Dark Engine”, will be joining us as our Artist Guest of Honor.