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Expo 2016: Announcements & Schedule

LincLinc BardDetroit, MI Icrontian
edited Jun 2016 in Events

Time AND days subject to change.

Re-check this post TWICE DAILY for updates during Expo!

Schedule

Wednesday

  • 6pm: Dinner out (meet at ICHQ by 5:30pm)
  • 9pm: Team Fortress 2 (LAN)

Thursday

  • 9am: Bike tour (meet on porch by 8:30am)
  • 3pm: Giant Catan (yard)
  • 5pm: Dinner out (Al-Ameer)
  • 8pm: CB Reading (pub)
  • 9pm: Smash Bros (great room)
  • 11pm: Overwatch (LAN)

Friday

  • 9am: Kayak tour (meet on porch by 8:30am)
  • 3pm: Decathalon - MK8, Mount, Balance (great room)
  • 5pm: Dinner catered (taco truck)
  • 6pm: Rocket League (LAN)
  • 9pm: Wine Tasting (great room)
  • Midnight: Fluffy Bunny & Cookie Plinko (yard)

Saturday

  • 11am: The Escape Room (meet on porch by 11am; returning 2pm)
  • 3pm: Photo / Duct Tape Challenge (yard)
  • 5pm: Dinner catered (Binh's Pho)
  • 6pm: Carcasonne Tournament (carriage house)
  • 9pm: Prize Drawing (great room)
  • Mid: Team Fortress 2 (LAN)

Comments

  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian
    edited Jun 2016

    Extra Events Signups

    If you wish to sign up or be added to the waitlist for one of these events, please contact me ASAP for the best chance of being added.

    Wine Tasting [FULL]

    Meg is coordinating.

    • ghoosdum
    • Thrax
    • HumerusMeg
    • Ryder
    • AlexDeGruven
    • Tushon
    • Sonorous
    • Linc
    • Aaron
    • Troublebaker
    • mertesn
    • sazbean
    • Strikes
    • Tiberiuslazarus
    • Gargoyle
    • Farge
    • DontCallMeKelso
    • MAGIC
    • Malia
    • Kaintenance
    • Soda
    • Massalinie
    • Lershee
    • Fettbacon
    • DeathJester

    Wait list:

    • Sneaky purples
    • Obsidian
    • Goatmonger
    • Levex
    • bells

    Bike Tour

    Nicole is coordinating.

    • ghoosdum
    • QCH
    • Tushon
    • Strikes
    • Tiberiuslazarus
    • Gargoyle
    • Farge
    • MAGIC
    • DigiKid
    • BobbyDigi
    • Massalinie
    • Crazy Joe
    • Fettbacon
    • Sneaky purples
    • Jokke
    • TroubleBaker

    Kayak Tour

    Nicole is coordinating.

    • QCH
    • mertesn
    • sazbean
    • Tiberiuslazarus
    • Gargoyle
    • Farge
    • Ryanfodder
    • Malia
    • DigiKid*
    • BobbyDigi*
    • Massalinie
    • Fettbacon
    • Sneaky purples
    • Jokke
    • TheRedburn
    • bells
    • TroubleBaker
    • Freshyp
    • SC_Ultimate

    Escape Room [FULL]

    Linc is coordinating.

    • ghoosdum
    • zanthian
    • k
    • QCH
    • AlexDeGruven
    • Tushon
    • Sonorous
    • mertesn
    • sazbean
    • Strikes
    • Tiberiuslazarus
    • Farge
    • drasnor
    • MAGIC
    • Ryanfodder
    • DigiKid
    • BobbyDigi
    • J
    • Soda
    • Massalinie
    • Crazy Joe
    • Sneaky purples
    • sharkydart
    • Jokke
    • Obsidian
    • Goatmonger
    • bells
    • TroubleBaker
  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian
    edited Jun 2016

    Prizes!

    All prizes are donated by members and/or their respective employers. Prizes are distributed via "Chinese Auction" wherein you write your name on raffle tickets and place them in a prize-specific jar. Winners are chosen at random at the end of the event. Tickets are earned simply by participating in events. No double wins for a single item except where noted otherwise.

    DO NOT KEEP EITHER TICKET of the double roll. Write your name on BOTH individual tickets and deposit them separately.

    Multiple prizes may be grouped in one jar. They are chosen in the order winners are drawn.

    Tech

    • Radeon R9 380 (anonymous)
    • Toshiba TR-150 480g SSD (x2) (Ryder)
    • OCZ Gamer Mousepads (x10) (Ryder)
    • Raptor Headset (Kelso)
    • Thecus NAS Box (Soto)
    • SilverStone PS07 mATX case (Soto)

    Games

    • Brian’s Huge Steam/Origin Game Grab Bag (Re-draws allowed this item only!)
    • Bright’s Massive TF2 Bundle (Bright)
    • Cards Against Humanity: recent expansions (Linc)
    • 7 Wonders (Ryder)
    • Exploding Kittens NSFW (GQ)
    • Origin code: Mirror's Edge Catalyst x2 (Lynx)
    • Origin code: Star Wars Battlefront x2 (Lynx)
    • Origin code: Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 x2 (Lynx)
    • Origin code: Need for Speed x2 (Lynx)
    • Origin code: Battlefield 1 x2 (Nov release) (Lynx)
    • Redneck Life & Expansion (bells)

    Media & Accessories

    • Shinola Notebooks & leather lanyards (Brian)
    • Ben Durfee posters x4 (GQ)
    • Manawaker's latest book (CB)
    • Audible codes (CB)
    • Medal of Honor (2010) and Warfighter velcro patches x5 (Kelso)
    • Tracer amigurumi from Overwatch. (lulufitzgerald)
    • Pachimari amigurumi from Overwatch. (lulufitzgerald)
    • Stuffed Sperm (Meg)
    • SpaceX Luggage Tag Set (Drasnor)
    • OCZ screwdriver x30 (Ryder)
    • OCZ bottle opener x30 (Ryder)
    • TF2 buttons (Gargoyle)
    • Nain Rouge Coloring Book and maybe some other Nainy shit. TBD. (Nicole)

    Apparel

    • Zelda Dress (Meg)
    • Unicorn Slippers (Meg)
    • 8-bit hair bow (Meg)
    • F9 Graphic T-shirt L (Drasnor)
    • SpaceX Baseball Cap x2 (Drasnor)
    • CRS-8 Mission Patch t-shirt XL (Drasnor)
    • OCZ T-shirts (4 S, 6 M, 6 L, 6 XL, 3 2XL) (Ryder)

    Glassware

    • Expo 2016 Pint Glasses x12 (Linc & Aaron)
    • Icrontic St Paddy’s Etched Pint Glasses x3
    • Icrontic Tea Cups x3 (Linc & Aaron)
    • Set of 4 Doctor Who glasses (Meg)
    • Wine glasses (2 sets of 2) (Tushon)
    • Occupy Mars mug (Drasnor)
    • Das Can IN Stein's x2 (Meg)
    • Star Wars XMas Mug (GQ)

    Drinks

    • Digi’s Blood (Plum Vodka)
    • Conrad’s 2015 Expo Brew (Digi)
    • New Glarus: Belgian Red (Benson)
    • New Glarus: Ltd 4 Packs (Benson)
    SonorousTushonRyder
  • GHoosdumGHoosdum Icrontian

    I can't find the official 'extra event' prices anywhere. Can you post a list so that I might send money to the appropriate parties?

    DontCallMeKelso
  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian

    @GHoosdum said:
    I can't find the official 'extra event' prices anywhere. Can you post a list so that I might send money to the appropriate parties?

    I've linked Wine, Kayak, and Pho in the schedule above to their details discussions.

    Escape Room is $30 (cash to me at event or PayPal destruction@gmail.com)

    Bike Tour is $20 (same payment info as Kayak)

  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian
    edited Jun 2016

    Announcing my latest hackathon results:

    Expo chat via our own forum.

    https://icrontic.com/chat

    It will swap out the discussion (yes, it's archiving it as a normal discussion too) daily at 5am Wed-Sun, and it ends after Monday.

    Now cross your fingers the constant pinging doesn't bring down the web server :rockon:

    mertesnBobbyDigiSazbeanGargoyle
  • MAGICMAGIC Doot Doot Furniture City, Michigan Icrontian

    Does the $20 for the bike tour apply if you have a bike or is that for something else?

  • SazbeanSazbean Paladins. Lawful good & violent about it. Detroit, MI Icrontian

    Someone can have my spot for escape room.

  • primesuspectprimesuspect Beepin n' Boopin Detroit, MI Icrontian

    @magic it's free if you have your own bike

    MAGIC
  • elyxandraelyxandra Hamilton, Ontario Icrontian

    @Sazbean said:
    Someone can have my spot for escape room.

    I'll take it if it's still available!
    Who do I pay?

  • bellsbells Gaming? I'm in! Ypsilanti, MI Member
    edited Jun 2016

    Here's Linc's paypal: destruction@gmail.com

  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian

    TICKET AWARDS:

    • Tastings: 4 tickets
    • Scheduled events: 6 for participating, 10 for winning.
    • Unscheduled games: 4 for participating, 6 for winning.
    • Scavenger hunt & Minecraft: 8 for participating, 12 for winning.
  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian

    Prizes updated with final list.

  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian

    LAST CALL for filling out the survey I sent out over email! Please do it now! Only 50% of attendees have done it yet.

    Sonorous
  • DontCallMeKelsoDontCallMeKelso The one they call... Kelso San Jose, CA Icrontian

    @Linc said:
    LAST CALL for filling out the survey I sent out over email! Please do it now! Only 50% of attendees have done it yet.

    Do we get extra raffle tickets for next year if we filled it out?

    GnomeQueen
  • SonorousSonorous F@H Fanatic Virginia Icrontian

    @DontCallMeKelso said:

    @Linc said:
    LAST CALL for filling out the survey I sent out over email! Please do it now! Only 50% of attendees have done it yet.

    Do we get extra raffle tickets for next year if we filled it out?

    You get the satisfaction of knowing you helped make Expo 2017 better than previous years.

    Strikes
  • LincLinc Bard Detroit, MI Icrontian

    Also: remember these responses are anonymous. A couple of the comment boxes asked questions / had requests like I am supposed to reply... and I can't do that because I have no idea who you are. :D

    GnomeQueen
  • _k_k P-Town, Texas Icrontian

    @Linc said:
    LAST CALL for filling out the survey I sent out over email! Please do it now! Only 50% of attendees have done it yet.

    Let us get home gosh darn it. Do you want me to send you a potato in the mail every day for 3 months because that is how you get a constant stream of potatoes in the post.

    BobbyDigiGnomeQueenprimesuspectaspieRommel
  • GargoyleGargoyle Purveyor of Lincoln Nightmares Illinois Icrontian

    @Linc @primesuspect do we have a list of prize winners? I have this feeling I may have won Battlefield 1, but I don't know if that's wishful thinking.

    Linc
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