Gaming on Your Schedule

A weekend of open gaming!

Conclave of Gamers is an open tabletop gaming convention in Denver, CO. That means no seat fees, and mainly open, unscheduled play. Play what you want, when you want.

Conclave 2014 is over and was a great success. Thank you to all of our attendees! The Conclave of Gamers is a great convention because of you - the great gamers that come to our gatherings! You can read our news post about CoG2014.

New Logo Contest: Have artistic talent and want your logo seen by 10's of thousands of people? Enter our logo contest, the winner wins a free pass to CoG 2015! (details)

Events (2014)
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Overview

  • Three days of open gaming from Friday at 10am to Sunday at 5pm, for Role-Playing Games, Miniatures, Board & Card games. More details: cog14.sched.org.
  • Tournaments; including a TGA sanctioned Puffing Billy
  • Designers' / Play-Test area (current list)
  • Dexterity games area
  • Play-to-win games (more info)
  • Limn Interactive will be there with some of their video games setup for all to play!
  • Touch tables from Dark Infinity Software. See their video on Hansa Teutonica. Wow, that looks cool!
  • Tabletop Game Auction (details)

Tournaments

  • Settlers of Catan tournament.
  • An attendees favorite: a Loopin' Louie tournament.
  • Tichu tournament.
  • Crokinole tournament.
  • Ticket to Ride tournament.
  • Empire Builder tournament.
  • Sanctioned Puffy Billy tournament.

Dexterity Area

We will have an area where a selection of dexterity games will always be setup (during library hours). Current list:

  • PitchCar
  • Roadzters / Bisikle
  • Tumblin-Dice
  • Crokinole
  • WeyKick

Miniatures

We've added RPGs this year with both scheduled and open gaming.

  • De Bellis Antiquitatis tournament
  • Freeblades sessions run by Cody Mattson
  • Infinity and Warmachine events
  • The annual DBA Smackdown between Colorado Military Historians and the Colorado Springs Gamers Association

RPGs

We've added RPGs this year with both scheduled and open gaming.

  • Shawn Gore will be running the new RPG game Shaintar.
  • Will Myers will be running some Adventure-A-Week's modules that use the Pathfinder system.
  • Bill Keyes and Justin Suzuki will be running some events.
  • Robert Adducci will run some learn by playing for the new D&D version.

Venue Info (2014)

Address: 15500 E. 40th Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80239. Easy access from I-70 (on Chambers Rd) and from Peña Blvd (on 40th Avenue). Also easy access from I-225 (exit to east I-70, stay in exit only lane to Chambers Rd).
Map/Location: http://www.cpdenverairport.com/map-directions. The are a variety of local restaurants (list).

Logo Contest Details

  • Artwork must be sent as a PNG or JPEG by November 30, 2014 to admin@conclaveofgamers.org.
  • It must look good on white and light-colored backgrounds.
  • It must be at least 2400 pixels in width and/or height so it will look good on banners and t-shirts.
  • By submitting, you're giving Play More Games, LLC (host of Conclave of Gamers) the exclusive rights to use that artwork as we wish. We may share some of the entries on the web to let people vote on the winning artwork.
  • You will be credited on our website with a link to your online portfolio and your artwork should contain your artistic signature that will remain with the artwork.
  • The winner will win, at a minimum, a free weekend pass to Conclave of Gamers 2015.

Sponsors (2014)
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Time Well Spent Games

Denver's own friendly online game store. Some of the best prices and customer service in the industry.
http://www.timewellspentgames.com

Board Game Meetup

A new place for game groups and gamers to find each other.
http://www.boardgamemeetup.com

Dune Trader Games

A great source for out of print RPG's.
http://stores.ebay.com/Dune-Trader-Games

Chris F. Gray, P.C.

Avid gamer-attorney providing services in family law, personal injury and general practice throughout the Front Range.
http://www.chrisfgraypc.com/ ph. (303) 359-0025

Rio Grande Games

Once again a special thanks to Rio Grande Games for their contributions to our game library. Make sure to check out their newest games in our library.
http://riograndegames.com

Rocky Mountain Games - Developer/Play-Test Area Sponsor

Rocky Mountain Games is a company based in Denver, Colorado USA dedicated to developing, designing and producing Board Games, Card Games and Role Playing Games.
www.rockymountaingames.com

Tabletop Props - Miniatures Area Sponsor

Tabletop Props is committed to providing detailed and affordable props and terrain to the miniature enthusiast. Sign up for their mailing list and be the first to hear about their Kickstarter in June.
www.tabletopprops.com

Crystal Spider Games - RPG Area Sponsor

A great place to find both vintage and new items, including Magic: The Gathering, out of print board games, miniatures, etc. You can even pre-order for pick up at the Conclave! If there is something you are looking for that you don't see on the site simply email them, items being added daily.
http://www.crystalspidermtg.com

Tasty Minstrel Games

A special thanks to Tasty Minstrel Games for their contributions to both our game library and our play-to-win offerings. All of their games will be available in our library, you can check the games out from there.
http://playtmg.com

#GeekStreetSociety

#GeekStreetSociety (KGSS) is an internet based, nationally accredited digital broadcaster. Our topics cover everything geek including Anime/Manga, Comics/Cartoons, Sci-Fi, Wrestling, Video Games, Technology, MMO's, Tabletop Games, Cars, and MMJ .
http://www.geekstreetsociety.com/

Stronghold Games

Once again a special thanks to Stronghold Games for their contributions to our play-to-win offerings. The play-to-win games are in a separate area of our library, you can check the games out from there.
http://strongholdgames.com

Zen Pathz / Limn Interactive

Zen Pathz a new video game coming soon from Limn Interactive. Play SINGLE PLAYER, CO-OP, TEAMS, or AGAINST one another.
http://limninteractive.com

Evil Beagle Games

The makers of the Shaintar RPG setting. They also run a global shared campaign called Justice and Life. They will be running some Justice and Life events at CoG14.
http://www.shaintar.com/

Shep's Games - Board Game Area Sponsor

A local Aurora game store: "We sell games to people because we believe that having fun is important."
http://shepsgames.com

Visit Aurora

Thanks to Visit Aurora for their support! Visit their site to help plan your visit to the Denver / Aurora area of Colorado. They have a Visitor Guide available for free.
http://www.visitaurora.com

Amanda Rohrssen - Our Logo's Creator

Thanks to Amanda Rohrssen for this year's winning logo; the Conclave Viking. You can see more of her art at:
http://disneypsycho.deviantart.com