My Capricon 2011 Schedule

As those of you who follow my free newsletter know, I’m appearing at Capricon 2010, in suburban Chicagoland this weekend.  (February 11-13, 2010)

Here’s a rundown of the events/panels I’m appearing at.  Hope to see you there! (M) means I’m moderating.

Hope to see y’all there!

D & D – The Beginning – Friday, 02-11-2011 – 11:30 am to 1:00 pm – Lake Michigan B
C’mon, we’ve all played a little D & D at some point, right? Stephen Sullivan joined TSR as part of the development team for Dungeons & Dragons. Come get the inside scoop on how the world’s most famous role playing game came to be.
Stephen D. Sullivan

Breaking Into the Gaming Industry – Friday, 02-11-2011 – 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm – Ravinia B (Teen Lounge)

Got an idea for the next D & D or WoW? Learn from the pros how to get into the gaming industry and succeed.
David Abzug
Brian Babendererde
Stephen D. Sullivan (M)

A Celebration of Bad Films, Part Deux – Friday, 02-11-2011 – 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm – Willow
We couldn’t cover them all last year, so welcome back for Part Deux! They are the films you claim never to have seen, but when they come on cable, you can’t turn away. You might even have a copy on DVD hidden behind the more sociably acceptable porn. What movies make Plan 9 From Outer Space look like a masterpiece of plotting, character, and special effects?
Br. Guy Consolmagno
Lee Darrow
Dave McCarty
Paul McComas (M)
Stephen D. Sullivan

Reading: Stephen Sullivan – Saturday, 02-12-2011 – 10:00 am to 10:30 am – River AB (Cafe)

Autographing: Paul McComas & Stephen D. Sullivan – Saturday, 02-12-2011 – 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm – Autograph Table

Escapist Gaming – Saturday, 02-12-2011 – 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm – Birch B
For most people, a primary childhood escape was “make believe”. As “adults”, we still escape through games – role playing, board games, online, and others. What are your favorite escapist games?
Donald J. Bingle
Matthew Duhan
Melissa Fichter
Eileen Maksym
Stephen D. Sullivan (M)

Tentacle Love – Sunday, 02-13-2011 – 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm – Birch B
The influence of Lovecraft and Cthulhu on today’s SF and horror.
Brian Babendererde
Valli Hoski
Stephen D. Sullivan (M)
Gene Wolfe

About Steve Sullivan 411 Articles
Stephen D. Sullivan is an award-winning author, artist, and editor. Since 1980, he has worked on a wide variety of properties, including well-known licenses and original work. Some of his best know projects include Dungeons & Dragons, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dragonlance, Iron Man, Legend of the Five Rings, Speed Racer, the Tolkien RPG, Disney Afternoons, Star Wars, The Twilight Empire (Robinson's War), Uncanny Radio, Martian Knights, Tournament of Death, and The Blue Kingdoms (with his friend Jean Rabe).