If you are a game designer it is super important to network with others and to playtest your games. Where better to do that than Unpub?
The Unpublished Games Network (Unpub) is a large community of game designers, publishers, players, retailers and artists who come together to make new games. They hold the Unpublished Games Festival each year and 2018’s with be held at the Delta Hotels Hunt Valley Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland.
You can expect plenty of panels and gaming at the upcoming Unpub. Also Matt Leacock will be appearing as a special guest! Well known for his games Pandemic, Pandemic Legacy: Season 1, Forbidden Island, and Forbidden Desert, Matt is an amazing speaker and teacher.
“I design the games that I want to play and teach. I have a hard time imagining doing game design for a paycheck.” — Matt Leacock
The event is free to the public (or $5.00 to get an Unpub Gift, as well as an Unpub lanyard/name Tag) and professionals can buy tickets to reserve space to show off their games. Events for designers will start Thursday and doors will open to the public at 3:00pm on Friday and will close at 2:00pm on Sunday.
You can learn more about Unpub 8 and purchase your tickets at: tabletop.events/conventions/unpub-8