Wellycon 2015 Game Design Competition

Richard Durham ran another Game Design Competition this year, and he reports that it went well despite having only 3 teams of two people. Three teams competed to create a new game from the corpses of common children’s games, using a mystery theme shared across...
Wellycon 2015 Trading Report

Wellycon 2015 Trading Report

In previous years at Wellycon we have held trading sessions where people have a limited time to swap or sell their games – which led to frenetic trading in some years but was less successful in others.  This year we held a swap session at lunch time each day...
Mini-Wellycon 2014 Report

Mini-Wellycon 2014 Report

At Labour weekend almost 80 people turned up on Saturday for Mini-Wellycon 2014 and 70 were there on Sunday. This was enough to fill the larger hall. About half the people had pre-registered at Wellington On Board and had pre-printed name badges waiting for them at...

Mini-Wellycon 2014

It is less than two weeks to Labour Weekend and Mini-Wellycon. A slimmed down version of your favourite gaming weekend. After two days of gaming and meeting new people, you will still have Monday off work to mow the lawns. The main focus will be on quality game...
Commencing countdown, engines on

Commencing countdown, engines on

Guess what, less than 2 weeks to go to Wellycon! It is absolutely amazing – we already have over 100 people pre-registered! We’re on track for a record breaking attendance and the best prizes ever. So sign up here to guarantee your place before...

Update on Wellycon 2014

Not long to wait now til the gaming goodness is here – there’s only 5 weeks to go! Here’s all the goss: The good news is registrations are open, with an earlybird discount, so if you pre-register you will get $5 off the price for the whole weekend! Wellycon’s...