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New Red! New Wolf!


Introducing our new illustrations of Red and the Wolf for Big Bad Con 2017!

These amazing illustrations were done by the ever so creative Eden Parkinson, a Utah based illustrator — who is also avid gamer and GM! Eden Parkinson will be at Big Bad Con 2017 and she, like Sandy Jacobs-Tolle, will be joining the “Tell Read More

“Tell me MORE about your character!”


We’re delighted to announce that this year, we will have an even livelier “Tell Me About Your Character” booth, with an artist-in-residence.

Joining the “Tell Me About Your Character” booth is Sandy Jacobs-Tolle, who will draw a portrait of your character as you describe their noble (or ignoble) exploits! You’ll be able to keep Read More

A Week in SF


Come hang out in the Bay Area the week before Big Bad Con! We’re organizing activities in San Francisco and East Bay from Tuesday, October 10th through Thursday the 12th.

There will be talks, games, exploring the city, casual hangouts, hikes, and more. If you’re coming from out of town, fly in a Read More

Big Bad Con 2017 is on!


Hello gamers! Big Bad Con 2017 is on for October 13-15!

I don’t know about you but l’m excited to pull my dice, my pencils, and my index cards out for another Big Bad Con! My brain has been storming with ideas for what I’m gonna run this year. And I’m eager to Read More

Big Bad Con 2016 Feedback – How to make 2017 better!

Getting around the Con

We’ve gone over last year’s feedback I’m very happy to say that, the teen track, panels, and new venue were well-received. Huzzah for the con growing and becoming better overall!

Thoughts on the data

There was a tremendous amount of feedback. We received 205 entries (compared to 172 last year), but what was most Read More