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Nov 14-17, 2019 Kansas City

Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center

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Meeple Skills

Our thanks go out to the fine folks at Meeple Skills, a monthly podcast about tabletop gaming. Episodes include a review of three to four tabletop games, a segment dedicated to roleplaying games, and a crowdfunding highlight. They are a part of the Project-Nerd network, where other geek and nerd news can be found. Check out their podcast and others at https://project-nerd.com/

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Double Exposure Envoy Play-to-Win

Super thanks to our friends at Double Exposure for their incredible support with Envoy's support of our Play-To-Win program. Double Exposure helps promote games and game publishers by providing not only games for play-to-win events, but also training and support for game stores and agents. Join up with Envoy today!

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Bossy Games

Our thanks goes out to Bossy Games for supporting Midwest GameFest once again. They're a collaborative, collective resource for designers and developers of tabletop board games. Currently in production is “Captains and Curses”, a pirate-themed, sandbox, strategy optimization game with a variety of mechanics played out over land and sea. Bossy Games wishes to collaborate to bring great games to market. They like to play games and they like to bring creative ideas for games to life, always looking for kindred spirits and wanting to add more fledgling designers to the Bossy Games herd.

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Brotherwise Games

Brotherwise Games, LLC is an independent game publisher founded by Chris and Johnny O’Neal. Brotherwise’s first game, Boss Monster was a Kickstarter hit in 2012, and the game has gone on to become one of the best selling card games in the U.S. Brotherwise Games is based in Southern California.

Become a part of the Brotherwise Games community by Liking us on Facebook, the first place we post news, card previews, and answers to rules questions. If you need to reach us directly, e-mail us (at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or send us a private Twitter or Facebook message. We look forward to hearing from you!

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dicegeeks

A special shout out to our friends at dicegeeks! Cut down your GM prep with random tables and other RPG resources at dicegeeks.com. Find the Amazon bestselling "The Book of Random Tables" series plus dungeon maps, adventure ideas, and more. Check them out and show some love!

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Dorky Dino

Super thanks to Dorky Dino for putting our Art Auction and Contest together and also for running our Paint and Take this year! Dorky Dino is a shop run by artist Brandi Miller. Brandi designs cute creatures and then hand makes 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.

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Geeks and Goblins

Many thanks to our friends at Geeks and Goblins for helping with our Art Contest! You'll love the Geeks and Goblins webcomic... What happens when your tabletop RPG group consists of a railroading game master, a min-maxing point digger, a dark elf fanboy, a preoccupied lurker, a role play stickler, and a wisecracking troublemaker? Hilarity! Catch up on their exploits and join the Veiled Hand as they adventure through the role-playing world of Ayani on a quest to lock away evil magic artifacts. Five year and updated weekly at http://www.geeksngoblines.com!

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Jeff Porter Illustration

Thanks again to our friend Jeff Porter! Jeff does freelance illustration, Warhammer 40 art, and more. He's done an amazing job on the Xenofera and Xenofera Galactic Market card games. And his work on Era of Kingdoms, a strategy game of kingdom building in the medieval world, is just beautiful!

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Pawn and Pint

A big shout out to our friends at Pawn and Pint, KC's one and only board game pub! With over 1,000 board games, delicious cocktails, nerdy events, game teachers, beers and delicious food, Pawn and Pint is the nerdy paradise you've been dreaming about! For just $5 you can play for as long as you'd like and enjoy our one of a kind ambiance. Pawn and Pint also hosts open Adventurers League D&D every night, so if you are interested in getting into D&D, this is a must visit locale! Don't miss the Settlers of Catan National Qualifier Tournament they are sponsoring Saturday afternoon and night at Midwest GameFest!

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Two Pips

We couldn't put on Midwest GameFest without fine folks like Two Pips. Let them put their love of tabletop games on your sleeve, on your bag and on your table. Upgrade your game room and live life more playfully! Check them out at: http://twopipskc.com, https://www.etsy.com/shop/TwoPipsDesign, and https://www.zazzle.com/store/twopips

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Atlas Games

Atlas Games features the industry's best designers and authors, engaging gameplay, and thrilling storytelling. Our games have changed the way gamers think about gaming. Delve deeper into your own imagination. Atlas will show you the way.

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Czech Games Edition

Czech Game Edition is a group of people who love board games and enjoy creating entertainment for players like we are. Back in 2006, they worked together on the first edition of Through the Ages, and decided that this was the work they want to do for a living. In 2007, CGE was founded and the first released board games under this brand were Galaxy Trucker by Vlaada Chvátil and League of Six by Vladimír Suchý. Since then, they have produced and published almost 40 games and expansions, including CodenamesAlchemistsDungeon LordsTzolk'inLast WillSpace AlertDungeon PetzTash-Kalar, and others.

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GameTop

Thanks to our friends at GameTop. They've got a long history of distributing free full version PC game downloads to their users. Their free PC downloadable games are legally licensed and are in-game advertisement free. With an archive library of over 1000+ games of various genre, you're sure to find a game that suits your playing style!

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Grey Fox Games

Grey Fox Games is quality games, cleverly crafted. From our hit worker placement title Champions of Midgard to social deduction staple Deception: Murder in Hong Kong or the family friendly Harvest Dice, Grey Fox Games has a title for gamers of all stripes. We carefully select and develop each game in our line to make sure it lives up to our high standards of playability and fun. 

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Miniature Market

Miniature Market is your online gaming superstore since 2004. They've got an incredible selection of board games, tabletop games, collectible card games, collectible miniatures, role-playing games and they sport a wide variety of products from all the major gaming vendors. Miniature Market is proud to have grown into your one-stop shop for all gaming needs, and supports Midwest GameFest's benefit raffle for Harvesters. Show them your appreciation and check them out!

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Grey Fox Games

We make board games like Wits & Wagers (history's most award-winning party game). Our games are always fun, simple to learn, and bursting with personality. Our games are always fun, simple to learn, and bursting with personality. They are created by artists with a lifelong passion for game design. It is their inspiration and years of dedication that give our games such great personality!

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Play To Beat Brain Cancer, INC

Much love goes out to our friends at Play To Beat Brain Cancer. They're a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that pays the Medical expenses for patients suffering from Brain Cancer and Brain Tumors. They raise funds by attending gaming events and conventions to bring gamers the opportunity to acquire various gaming accessories by making donations to your organization. This includes many types of dice, dice trays, towers, dice boxes and dice bags. In addition, they provide other unique items such as water buffalo horn mugs, engraved flasks, engraved coasters, puzzles and more!

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Roxley Games

Roxley Games specializes in games that are innovative. Whether it’s a new theme or a new mechanism, they strive to bring something different to the market under their brand. Roxley Games are also highly polished: they do not release games that are half baked, and do their absolute best to ensure the ones they do release are well balanced.

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Slugfest Games

Slugfest Games provides good clean fun that's dripping with theme. They strive to make games that are easy to learn and quick to play, with a depth of strategy that is learned through playing. They love humor paired with solid mechanics, so thank Slugfest Games for supporting Midwest GameFest through prize donations to our benefit raffle!

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Secret Weapon Miniatures

Thanks to Secret Weapon Miniatures for providing some great miniature bases and coupons for our SWAG bags! Secret Weapon has become a recognizable brand, and one of the fastest growing companies in their market. They maintain incredibly high quality assurance standards. They're not content to rest on the reputation they've built, and maintain that they will never ship a product that they wouldn't be happy to purchase themselves.

Tabletop.Events 2016

Special thanks to our friends at Tabletop.Events, the fantastic new convention management tool. Tabletop.Events helps conventions like Midwest Game Fest run more smoothly. It saves convention organizers hundreds of hours by automating mundane tasks, and puts power in the hands of attendees and exhibitors to buy badges and tickets, submit events, and run booths. Make sure the next con you attend or run has the power of Tabletop.Events behind it. Share the love and check them out!

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