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Jeeyon Shim’s Keynote Speech

On Thursday evening, the welcoming the welcoming ceremonies kicked off and Jeeyon Shim gave this beautiful keynote speech.

For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Jeeyon Shim. I write games. I also teach as an outdoor educator, my main focus being traditional survival skills and stewardship, and I primarily teach Read More

Planning for the Power Outage

Hi all, while PG&E has been rather cagey, we’re learning more about the planned power outages and we’ll be updating this page as we get more information.

Update 10/10 3:00 PM PDT – PG&E conformed that we will NOT be affected by the outage. Yay, we have power!!!

Update 10/9 10:00 PM Read More

Big Bad Con 2019 POC Dinner

This year we’re excited to host our first POC dinner at Big Bad Con. In the tradition of WisCon, this dinner will be an opportunity to meet and mingle with other amazing people of color. Read More

A few ways to get a badge for BBC 2019

Badge sales are closed but we still have a few ways to attend Big Bad Con!

Update as of 9/16

All of our volunteer shifts are now full. Thank you to all of the Rangers who signed up!

Run games in Games on Demand

We’ve got just a handful of GM slots open in Read More

Badges sold out

For the first time ever Big Bad Con is going to be sold out! We’ve got 50 badges left and once those are sold, badge sales will be closed (both online and on-site, which means sadly we won’t be able to accept walk ins).

If you’d still like to come, here’s your chance: Leave Read More