Nov 1-4, 2018 Kansas City

Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center

Exhibitor Map (Elements Ballroom)

Elements Ballroom

Confirmed Exhibitors

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Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling

Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling – Booth E01

Anthony's technicians are NATE-certified and receive ongoing training to keep them on the cutting edge of plumbing, heating and cooling technology. They're experts in their field and that means you receive fast, accurate service whether it’s a simple AC repair, installing a new furnace or whole-house re-piping. They think that quality service and impeccable customer care are the least you should expect as a customer. Call 913-384-4440 or 816-285-4440.


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Crypt Monkey Studios, LLC

Crypt Monkey Studios, LLC – Booth E04

Crypt Monkey Studios is a publisher of roleplaying games, primer games, and card games with themes of dark fantasy and comedy. Check out Jack the Ripper, their card game of deception, confusion, and chaos. Jack the Ripper mixes the interplay of party games like Werewolf / Mafia, the psychology of games like poker, and the action of games like your favorite collectible card game.


Sponsor Badge Silver

Peculiar Games and Hobbies

Peculiar Games and Hobbies – Booth E10

Peculiar Games and Hobbies is a great game shop that provides a place to purchase and play games both organized and casual. They have fun board games, role-playing games, miniature games, collectible and non-collectible card games. They have regularly scheduled events as well as open gaming daily. Come learn about the Peculiar gaming community!


Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator

Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator – Booth E15

Special Guest Richard Norton brings his traveling Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator to Midwest GameFest! Artemis lets you and your team of players assume the roles of Captain, Helm, Science, Communication, Engineering, Weapon Control, and Fighter Pilot. Together, you operate your ship and defend the sector from invading aliens and monster threats. Richard brings a complete bridge solution with workstations, a main view screen, a joystick for the pilot, music, and more!


BOOM Comics

BOOM Comic Shop – Booth E02

Welcome to nerd heaven! At BOOM Comic Shop you'll find comic books, MtG, RPGs, miniatures, board games and more!


Brass Engine Productions

Brass Engine Productions – Booth E08

Brass Engine Productions is a Missouri-based publisher of indie games and crafter of laser-etched leather goods (maps, books, notebook covers, bracelets), handmade jewelry and more. They published their first card game, Materia, in August 2017 with a successful Kickstarter, and have many more in the works. Swing by to check things out!


Bri Pi Art

Bri Pi Art – Booth E06

Bri 'Pi' Crozier is a young artist who has written and published several comics, including "Oddity: No Good Deed" and "Until Then," and is working on several more. Along with comics, she enjoys doing concept art and painting the strange and beautiful things that pop into her head. She is currently attending the Kansas City Art Institute for illustration and creative writing.


Dorky Dino

Dorky Dino – Booth E11

Dorky Dino is a shop run by artist Brandi Miller. Brandi designs cute creatures and then hand crafts them into various products, including charms, keychains, jewelry, dice bags, and patches. She also does original paintings and other fine arts. The main themes in Dorky Dino are all things cute and colorful, as well as references to geekery and pop culture. Many of her creations are inspired by tabletop gaming.


Dungeon Scene

Dungeon Scene – Booth E22

Dungeon Scene provides the best dice, bags, trays, mats, and apparel for the discerning gamer. Come by and get ready for fun! Their motto: "Where anything can happen with the roll of the dice!"


Dungeon Wall

Dungeon Wall – Booth E17 & 18

Dungeon Wall creates hard plastic dungeon tile sets and other pen and paper role-playing merchandise and accessories. They also offer a variety of other products to enhance and expand your gaming experiences. Come by and see what's in store!


First Mate Productions

First Mate Productions – Booth E12

First Mate Productions provides unique, hand-crafted art jewelry, costumes and original art designs. Custom orders or ready made. They want to help outfit you for every role you play in life.


Flying Buffalo Games

Flying Buffalo Games – Booth E21

Flying Buffalo Inc, the oldest adventure game company still run by its original ownership. Flying Buffalo publishes Tunnels & Trolls, Grimtooth's Traps, Citybooks, the Nuclear War card game, Pizza Dice, Death Dice, Lost Worlds Combat Picture Books, Mercenaries, Spies ↦ Private Eyes, and Ace of Aces. Rick's company was the first to commercially run play-by-mail games. Yes, by postal mail, before the internet even existed! In 1972 Rick was the first person in the world to buy a computer just to play games, a Raytheon 704 Minicomputer with core memory. He wrote the first solo adventure, Buffalo Castle, for a roleplaying game (really the first choose-your-own-adventure book), and designed the expansions for the Nuclear War Card Game, including Nuclear Escalation, Nuclear Proliferation, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and India/Pakistan War. He invented a number of play-by-mail games, including Starweb, Nuclear Destruction, Battle Plan, and Heroic Fantasy. Follow him on Twitter to receive a free Death Die™. Rick will be running Nuclear War tournaments, selling his games, offering sage advice, and more. Don't miss out!


Game Cafe

Game Cafe – Booth E19

One of the Kansas City metro's premier tabletop gaming establishments, Independence-based Game Cafe offers card game singles, miniature singles, board games, role-playing games and space to play them all! Game Cafe also offers private event space, a retro gaming arcade, sodas, snacks and microwavable food.


Heart of America - Historical Miniature Gaming Society

Heart of America - Historical Miniature Gaming Society – Booth E20

HA-HMGS is part of the national Historical Miniatures Gaming Society, helping to promote tabletop hobby games and miniatures wargaming in particular. HA-HMGS sponsors Borderwars, a miniatures wargaming convention held each May in Kansas City. A key partner in Midwest GameFest, HA-HMGS will be running miniatures events, selling miniatures supplies, and offering advice for those interested in the hobby.


JTP Games

JTP Games – Booth E16

JTP Games is a game designer local to the Kansas City area. They'll be showcasing a variety of locally produced games for you and your friends and family to enjoy. Local favorites like "Pluto Attacks" and "Goblin Stole My Chicken" will be available as well as other titles. JTP Games is a proud member of the Kansas City Game Designers, and will be demoing members' work, plus providing information on the group itself. KCGD is always looking for more local designers and playtesters. All JTP Games products are produced by The Game Crafter, and can answer your questions about their process and quality. There may also be some give aways, so come check them out!



KantCon – Booth E14

KantCon is a family-friendly non-profit convention for tabletop hobby gamers in July in the Kansas City area, started in 2009. KantCon organizers work with gaming companies like Wizards of the Coast, Rio Grande Games, Envoy and other companies to generate the thousands of dollars in prizes handed out over the years, and this support continues for KantCon 2018!



MY 3D PRINT CLUB – Booth E13

MY 3D PRINT CLUB is a club-based print service where members vote each month on projects and print runs to be completed and distributed to members of the club. With a variety of membership options, you can choose an automated reward level or purchase print time to get custom models made and delivered to you. Check out some of their work at Midwest GameFest's Dungeon Delve!


New Experience Workshop

New Experience Workshop – Booth E05

New Experience Workshop is dedicated to high-value, low-cost fun. They strive to bring innovative and family-friendly games to your table-- without breaking the bank! Come by their booth to demo new and upcoming titles and enter to win any of several prizes! They will also be holding tournaments each day, so check the schedule and sign up!


Play To Beat Brain Cancer

Play To Beat Brain Cancer – Booth E07

Play to Beat Brain Cancer is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity helping families dealing with brain cancer and/or brain tumors. They carry a variety of gaming products donated from dealers and manufacturers, including dice trays, metal and polyhedral dice, dice bags, dice boxes, board games, role-playing products, and more. Come by and help make a difference!


Rodney Hussmann Art

Rodney Hussmann Art – Booth E09

Rodney Hussmann will be offering fantasy art prints and discussing his upcoming Kickstarter for Fields of War. Come see what the buzz is about for yourself!


RPG Author

RPG Author – Booth E03

Create incredible role-playing adventures quickly and easily! Writing a role-playing adventure can be hard. Whether you have writer’s block, are struggling with a story, or simply don’t have enough time, it can frustrate and prevent you from bringing your passions to life. RPG Author is an adventure writing workflow and website that helps you turn your visions into a story! We give you all the tools you need to write and design a masterful story that will leave your players and fellow GMs in awe. Come by for a workshop and see how simple and fun writing an adventure can be!