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The Influence of Lovecraft on Stephen King (NecronomiCon 2019)

By on November 6, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

THE UNNAMABLE DOWN EAST: THE INFLUENCE OF LOVECRAFT ON THE WORKS OF STEPHEN KING What elements of Lovecraftian fiction have been incorporated by King into his narratives? Which stories of Lovecraft influenced his works the most? What are the differences and similarities between the two? What is Stephen King’s most Lovecraftian story? These themes and […]

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The Weird on a Black and White Screen: Classic Weird Television

By on October 23, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

THE WEIRD ON A BLACK AND WHITE SCREEN: CLASSIC WEIRD TELEVISION  The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Kolchak the Night Stalker – For decades, classic television brought the weird into living rooms across America. Our panelists explore the classic era of weird television. What did they do well and not so well? How […]

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Endarkenment: Nihilism as Liberation in Weird Fiction

By on October 2, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

ENDARKENMENT: NIHILISM AS LIBERATION IN WEIRD FICTION – Thomas Ligotti once wrote that ” Consciousness has forced us into the paradoxical position of striving to be unself-conscious of what we are—hunks of spoiling flesh on disintegrating bones” and, in doing so, joined a host of writers and philosophers dabbling in what’s generally scoffed at as […]

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Welcome to the Weird – A Beginners Guide to Weird Fiction

By on September 25, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

WELCOME TO THE WEIRD: A BEGINNERS GUIDE TO WEIRD FICTION – New to the weird fiction scene? Know a lot, but want to fill in the corners and better understand how it all fits together? Where is the fuzzy boundary that separates “weird fiction” from horror, dark fantasy, and other genres? Join our experts as […]

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Victory at Home and Beyond: Investigators for Social Equality

By on September 11, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

VICTORY AT HOME AND BEYOND: INVESTIGATORS FOR SOCIAL EQUALITY There are only a handful of people of color, gender non-conforming, and/or sexual orientation non-conforming creators making Lovecraftian horror role-playing games. Most of these people are from groups Lovecraft himself would have cast as villains or their own horrors in his stories. How do we create […]

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Women in Gaming (RinCon 2018)

By on July 25, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

Pull up a chair, there’s room at the table for everyone. Hear from an array of women’s voices in the world and industry of games: BG and RPG design, event coordination, web content, and… well, sitting at the gaming table. Moderator Karen ArnoldEwing RinCon Chair GMS Marissa Kelly Co-founder of Magpie Games, RPG writer/designer Sarah […]

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Quality Streaming (Rincon 2018)

By on May 8, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

A discussion with an expert panel of vloggers and streamers on how to ensure that your content is relevant, engaging, and authentic. Moderator: Jim Springer – Owner Operater, Creative Play and Podcast Network GMs: Kat Rider – Live Host, Content Creator, GloryHoundd Productions Todd VanHooser – Creator, Laughing Moon Productions Guests: Brandish Gilhelm – Rat […]

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Podcasting 101 (Tucson Comic Con 2017)

By on April 10, 2019 in Convention Panel with 0 Comments

This panel was recorded way back in 2017 at Tucson Comic Con.  At that point we were still pretty new, only 2 years into podcasting.  If I had to do it again there’s probably a bunch more stuff I would add but you learn as you go!   Podcasting 101 John Haremza Gloryhoundd Podcasting used […]

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