Tag Archives: April

Final Haven LARP Event #1 2016

Final Haven is a flourishing LARP which was developed, tested, and currently operates out of the Midwestern United States.

The Final Haven world is a post-apocalyptic medieval fantasy realm which blends the intrigue, ingenuity, and diverse backgrounds of its players to solve physical and mental challenges.

We believe that teamwork, combat, puzzle solving, and of course a sense of humor, blend to form an exciting and dynamic environment for players and GMs alike.

Character Creation is easy and the rules system has been simplified greatly from many other LARP experiences to help new players integrate quickly. Additionally, many of our players find that the rapid early advancement system in our game helps them become quickly involved in the long-term story arcs, and in the political aspects of the game.

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Downtown Flint ComiXcon 7

THE COMIXCON IS STILL ON!!! The Seventh Annual Downtown Flint ComiXcon is scheduled for April 23rd 2016 at the Downtown Flint Farmer’s Market (9am to 5pm). Comics, Books, Posters, Original Art and Art Prints, Artists and Writers, Cosplay, Gamings, and more FUN STUFF! Admission is still 5 dollars, with children under 12 free with a paying adult. FUN for all!

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Superhero Short Film Fest 2016

Film Screenings – Costume/Cosplay Contest!
Free admission!

Come celebrate the 1st Annual Superhero Short Film Fest at the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library Auditorium in Midland, MI on Monday April 18, 2016!

Superhero Short Film Fest features a Live Screening of the Top 10 Films, followed by a Costume/Cosplay Contest!

Open to filmmakers worldwide!

All genres accepted!

Enter your film today!

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Motor City Nightmares Horror Expo & Film Festival 2016

Motor City Nightmares presents Michigan’s premiere Horror Convention based out of Novi, Michigan! Fans will be able to meet some of the biggest icons in horror history, while shopping around for some of the newest or rarest classic horror toys, t-shirts, posters, displays, dvds, masks and other assorted goodies. Film Festival Movie premieres and screenings will be included with every show, as well as special celebrity panels, and so much more.

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International Tabletop Day

Founded in 2013 by Internet Nerd Gurus Geek & Sundry, International Tabletop Day is a worldwide celebration of board-gaming goodness. Local purveyors of comics and games, Vault of Midnight, will be on hand to lend their sharp wit & board gaming expertise to all eager attendees. With a well crafted and finely curated selection of board games in tow, they’ll be teaching both classic and contemporary games for any age.

International Tabletop Day is a free, family friendly event for both board and card game initiates and curious noobs alike. This is a great opportunity to nerd out and scratch your tabletop itch, to introduce your non-gamer friends to an incredibly enriching and rewarding hobby, or to come see what all of this board game fuss is about in the first place.

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Jackson Steamworks Steampunk Union “Meet & Greet”

Are you interested in Steampunk? Do you live in (or are willing to travel to) the Jackson area? If so, come on out and meet other people that feel the same way! We’ve reserved a small section of the Tap Room to host our first ever meet and greet. Come decked out in your Steampunk finery and stop in to say hi, or hang out for as long as you’d like. Shady’s has great food and several beers on tap for you to enjoy!

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MCC Macomb-A-Con

MACOMB-A-CON is here! Come celebrate your love of Anime, Video Games, Manga, Cosplay, and more with Student Life and Leadership!

*Cosplay Contest (Don your best anime/manga/video game garb)
*Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Tournament
*Mortal Kombat X Tournament
*Pokemon Karaoke Contest
*Anime Viewing Room
*Video Game Showcase
*Artist Booths (Contact Student Life and Leadership if you would like to showcase or sell your art!)
*Table Top Game Room

Fee: $10 per person/$5 tournament-contest fee (one time fee for any and all competitions)

All proceeds will support Student Like and Leadership and participating student organizations. Tickets can be purchased from Student Life and Leadership offices beginning March 1st!

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