GEN CON 2018

Cheapass Games returns to Gen Con in 2018! Join us at our booth (1853), shared with our good friends at Studio Foglio (creators of Girl Genius), to celebrate the upcoming release of The Island of Doctor Lucky and Girl Genius: The Works. Demo both of these games and more. Make a lasting memory by having your picture taken while killing our real-life Doctor Lucky. Finally, take part in one of our many events!

Cheapass Games 2018 Gen Con Schedule:

THURSDAY

The Island of Doctor Lucky
1:00 PM-2:30 PM
ICC : Hall B : Green : 9–12
Kill Doctor Lucky on his private tropical island! Navigate the hazards & pitfalls on the Island of Doctor Lucky while competing with your fellow adventurers to do the old man in!

Kill Doctor Lucky Photo Op
1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
Make a lasting memory by having your picture taken while killing our real-life Doctor Lucky with some bad dates, a cobra, or Ragu the panther!

Tak in the Evening
Hosted by the US Tak Association
7:00 PM-9:00 PM
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 1–2
Play a few friendly games of Tak and learn basic strategy. All skill levels are welcome!

Girl Genius Radio Play
Hosted by Studio Foglio
8:00 PM-9:00 PM
Westin : Grand Bllrm IV
Join us for the wildly popular, non-canonical, in-world adventures of Agatha Heterodyne: Girl Genius! Hosted by Phil Foglio, Girl Genius co-creator and artist!

FRIDAY

James Ernest Autograph Session
11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
James Ernest will be available to sign your games, from classic Cheapass envelopes, to shiny new deluxe versions, to games designed for other publishers!

How many games can you play with a Pairs deck?
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
ICC : Hall B : Green : 17–18
Answer: A lot! Learn & play a variety of games that can be played using a Pairs deck, such as Deadfall, Bitter, Kitty, Fancy, the original Pairs, & more! Amaze your friends!

Kill Doctor Lucky Photo Op
1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
Make a lasting memory by having your picture taken while killing our real-life Doctor Lucky with some bad dates, a cobra, or Ragu the panther!

Tak in the Afternoon
Hosted by the US Tak Association
2:00 PM-4:00 PM
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 25–27
Play a few friendly games of Tak and learn basic strategy. All skill levels are welcome!

Button Men Tournament
2:00 PM-4:00 PM
ICC : Hall B : Green : 17–19
Beat people up! With dice, though, not fists. In addition to earning epic bragging rights, the winner of this casual tournament will receive a fabulous prize.

Rochi Tournament
Hosted by King of the Castle Games
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 13–14
Designed by our own James Ernest, Rochi is a gambling game set in the next fantasy novel by Sonia Lyris, her sequel to The Seer.

SATURDAY

James Ernest Autograph Session
11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
James Ernest will be available to sign your games, from classic Cheapass envelopes, to shiny new deluxe versions, to games designed for other publishers!

Kill Doctor Lucky Photo Op
12:30 PM-4:30 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
Make a lasting memory by having your picture taken while killing our real-life Doctor Lucky with some bad dates, a cobra, or Ragu the panther!

USTA Gen Con Tak Championship
Hosted by the US Tak Association
1:00 PM-5:00 PM
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 9–11
Try your hand against some of the best Tak players in the country at the third annual USTA Tak Championship!

SUNDAY

Tak in the Morning
Hosted by the US Tak Association
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 10–12
Play a few friendly games of Tak and learn basic strategy. All skill levels are welcome!

Kill Doctor Lucky Photo Op
10:30 AM-2:30 PM
Cheapass Games Booth 1853
Make a lasting memory by having your picture taken while killing our real-life Doctor Lucky with some bad dates, a cobra, or Ragu the panther!

Girl Genius: The Works
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
ICC : Hall B : Green : 13–16
The classic strategy card game has returned, with all-new cards & characters from the comic!