Big Bad Con 2014 – October 17-19

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Welcome to Big Bad Con, an RPG convention and charity drive. We gather the best GMs in the land to run a host of awesome games and special events!

You’re coming to the con? Awesome! Here are all the things you should know:

Wolf Chase 2014 is on! Show up to participate in the run or support the runners and Doctors Without Borders on Crowdrise!

Game Schedule. Online game sign ups now closed. To get in a an open game, sign up at the con!

Here’s a calendar view: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Badges! If you don’t already have a badge, you can purchase one at the con:

  • 3-day Pass: $50
  • 1-day Pass: $25

Charity Event – Proceeds from the Con will go to Doctors Without Borders/MSF. Big Bad Con is also a food drive. Please bring a can or box of non-perishable food to support the Alameda County Community Food Bank!

Stay tuned for more.

Special Events

Big Bad GM 4 GMs Enter – Only 1 leaves.
Improv For Gamers Workshop – Bring mad improv skills to your game
Tell me about your character – And support Doctors Without Borders in the process!
Open Gaming Board, Card and Open Gaming.
Games on Demand Swing by and get in a great game!
Parsely Games and Ice Cream Social – What is best in life? Ice Cream. I mean clearly. What is better? Jenis’ Splendid Ice Cream and Parsely at the same time!


October 17-19, 2014
Friday 1PM to Sunday 9PM


Hilton Oakland Airport
One Hegenberger Road
Oakland, CA 94621

Room availability

Hilton - $189/night

Econo Lodge - $99/night (across the street)

Red Lion - $124/night (a short walk down the road)

Free parking at the Hilton for Con attendees.

See Hotel Information for updates and more information.

Sign Up!

3-day Pass - $40

All participants must be 18 or older.