Big Bad Online 2021 will have multiple panels and seminars all streamed on our Big Bad Con Twitch channel. They will all be later archived on our YouTube channel.

Events List

Event Date Time Dur

Opening Ceremonies

Kristine Hassell, F. Helen Keeney, Ash Cheshire, Sean Nittner

Oct 23, 2021 11:30 am 0:30

Immersive Implication

Jabari Weathers, Jonaya Kemper, Whitney "Strix" Beltrán, April Kit Walsh

Oct 23, 2021 12:10 pm 0:50

Professional Success as a PoC in Games

Ajit George, Surena Marie, Justice Arman, Mario Ortegon Castillo, Jabari Weathers, Whitney "Strix" Beltrán

Oct 23, 2021 1:10 pm 0:50

Online Interactive Fiction & Collaborative Storytelling Games

Colin Fahrion, Judith Pintar, Doug Valenta, Randy Lubin

Oct 23, 2021 2:10 pm 0:50

Forging Beyond: Creating Non-Standard Forged in the Dark Games

Allie B, Andrew Gillis, Brandon O'Brien

Oct 23, 2021 3:10 pm 0:50

Moments of Breakage: Metatextuality and the Oracle

Everest Pipkin, Caro Asercion, and Ben Roswell

Oct 23, 2021 4:10 pm 0:50

I Woke Up Today and Chose Violence: Combat's Omnipresence in Design

James Mendez Hodes, Mary Rose Valentine, Quinn Murphy, Ash Kreider, Sen-Foong Lim

Oct 23, 2021 5:10 pm 0:50

Best Practices for US-based TTRPG Freelancers

Misha B, Karen Twelves, Jenn Martin, James Mendez Hodes

Oct 23, 2021 6:10 pm 0:50

Rising Tides & Strange Centers: PTRPGs & the Myth of One Space

Sin Posadas, momatoes, Mari Ko, Pammu

Oct 23, 2021 7:10 pm 0:50

From Geek to Super Geek: Behind the Scenes of Running an Actual-Play Livestream

Mariam Ahmad, Jeremy Harper, Kristin Devine, Jess Meier

Oct 23, 2021 8:10 pm 0:50

The Heart of Games: Designing, embodying, and celebrating emotions in TTRPGs

Jamila Nedjadi, Kristin Devine, Connie Chang, jay dragon

Oct 23, 2021 9:10 pm 0:50

The Making of a Match: Designing Sports Action

Vee Hendro & Hayley Gordon (Storybrewers Roleplaying)

Oct 23, 2021 10:10 pm 0:50

Evolution of TTRPG Tools: the Past, Present, and Future

Joanna Liu, Max Hobbs

Oct 23, 2021 11:10 pm 0:50

Beyond Doskvol: Developing within Blades in the Dark

John Harper, Pam Punzalan, Nychelle Schneider

Oct 24, 2021 12:10 am 0:50

The State of Game Design in Aotearoa NZ

Jamie Sands, Mike Sands, Cam Banks, Dylan Horrocks

Oct 24, 2021 1:10 am 0:50

History, Colonialism and Games

Liam Stevens, Tof Eklund, Hamish Cameron

Oct 24, 2021 2:10 am 0:50

Big Bad AMA

Sean Nittner, Karen Twelves

Oct 24, 2021 3:10 am 0:50

Starting Fresh

Jahmal "Mad Jay" Brown, Rich "Orklord" Rogers, Lowell Francis

Oct 24, 2021 4:10 am 0:50

Pitching to Publishers

Sen-Foong Lim, Banana Chan

Oct 24, 2021 5:10 am 0:50

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: Making Cyberpunk Games for Today

Kira Magrann, Bee Zelda, Jamila Nedjadi, Paul "Ettin" Matijevic, Kienna Shaw

Oct 24, 2021 6:10 am 0:50

Intersection of Games and Education

Meg Baker, Daniel Kwan, Mahar Mangahas, Jonaya Kemper

Oct 24, 2021 7:10 am 0:50

Beyond Romance: Parenthood, Friendship, and Other Complex Relationships in RPGs

Alex Roberts, Meg Baker, Jenn Martin, Jamila Nedjadi, and Whitney Marie Delaglio

Oct 24, 2021 8:10 am 0:50

Project Management for Tabletop RPG Publishing

Steve Segedy, Eloy Lasanta, Jenn Martin, Sophie Lagacé

Oct 24, 2021 9:10 am 0:50

From Table to Console: an interview with Whitney "Strix" Beltrán

Ross Cowman, Whitney "Strix" Beltrán

Oct 24, 2021 10:10 am 0:50

Keepsake and Connected Path Games

Shing Yin Khor, Jeeyon Shim

Oct 24, 2021 11:10 am 0:50

Illustrations by Eden Parkinson
Website by Colin Fahrion

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