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SkålCon 2021 Wrap-up

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Thank you all very much for attending SkålCon 2021, both in-person and online. It was great seeing and hearing from everyone as we gamed safely together. With your support, we were able to raise $4,750 for Tubman! We will be dropping off the check with them on December 1st. We’ll share their response here and on our Facebook page shortly… Read more »

An Apology to SkålCon 2021 Attendees

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Dear SkålCon attendees,​We owe you, our attendees, an apology. This year we implemented an expanded fundraising option, the Goblin Grenade/Skitter Shot, that placed inappropriate and unacceptable pressure on our players to “pay to survive” at tables of Pathfinder Society and Starfinder Society Organized Play. This is unacceptable. We are sorry.​SkålCon was originally organized as a way for us to play… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 – Online Logistics!

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SkålCon 2021 is almost here, and this post will help you figure out how to prepare for our online convention! What to Bring If you were attending in-person, you would need to bring proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status! But you, my friend, are attending online, and do not need to bring that! Instead… Make sure you have access to… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 – In-Person Logistics!

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SkålCon 2021 is almost here, and this post will help you figure out how to prepare for our in-person convention! What to Bring Your proof of COVID-19 vaccination An ID (so we can verify your COVID-19 vaccination status/find your badge) Masks! Donation drive items – you get stars on your badge for in-game benefits! Items include food/toiletries items. Cash (useful… Read more »

Ways to Fundraise at SkalCon!

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As you may know, one of SkalCon’s major goals is to raise support for our chosen charitable organization, Tubman! And there are many ways that you, as a SkalCon attendee, can continue supporting this fundraising goal! Take a look at these options that are not as evident as the premium tables on our registration site. Supply Drive While not directly… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 Game Sign-up And Other Important Dates

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As you already know, registration for this year’s SkålCon is open – but there are some other important dates upcoming as well! Most notably, game sign-up will open for all registered attendees starting tomorrow, September 15th! Go forth and plan your weekend! Of course, you can still volunteer to GM as well. We are still looking for GMs for some… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 Registration Is Open

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You can now register for SkålCon 2021! Just click here to go to the registration site! Create an account (or sign-in if you have one) and click the ‘register’ button for the SkålCon 2021 event. Be sure to review our COVID-19 policy when making the decision to attend in-person! The registration is $25 for both in-person and online games. We’re… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 Announcements!

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Registration is just around the corner for SkålCon ‘21, October 29th-31st at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West / Online! We have some important announcements for our attendees. First, there is a COVID-19 policy for in-person attendees. You can read our full policy here, but here are the highlights:  Attendees must be vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination on-site Masks in… Read more »

SkålCon 2021 Has New Dates – Oct 29-31!

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SkålCon 2021 will be held in-person at the Crown Plaza Minneapolis West on October 29th – 31st 2021! Prepare for some spooktacular games! Our original dates for this year would have been one week after the newly scheduled GenCon, which wouldn’t work for a lot of our player base. The new October dates were what the hotel had available (due… Read more »

SkålCon Online Wrap-Up

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Thank you all for attending SkålCon Online and making it a huge success! Over the course of the convention, we gathered over $4000 dollars from registration fees and other fundraising activities from our attendees. Added in with the money from 10,000 Lakes Gaming that would normally go to hotel fees and other physical convention expenses, we all have raised $7500… Read more »