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[4511]     GL: Playtest #1 (open)

Thursday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). TWO hour session

[4514]     GL: Playtest #2 (open)

Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). ONE hour session

[4425]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4445]     GL: Arch Nemesis

Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 5
Supervillains compete to become the hero's Arch-Nemesis in this worker-placement card-drafting strategy board game

[4444]     GL: Playtest #3 (open)

Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). ONE hour session

[4426]     GL: Holidays, with Paul Peterson GOH

Thursday 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 4
Join Guest of Honor Paul Peterson for a play test of one of his newest games, Holidays. Your opportunity to see how a professional designs games, ask questions, etc

[4446]     GL: Yo, Ho, Ho

Thursday 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 6
Yo, Ho, Ho is a risk/reward dice game. You search for treasure, sing the Pirate's Refrain, attack, defend . . . and attempt to end up with the most gold.

[4521]     GL: Dungeons Are Dangerous! with Paul Peterson GOH

Thursday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 6
Join Guest of Honor Paul Peterson for a play test of one of his newest games, Dungeons Are Dangerous! Players will use their best excuses to avoid another adventure in a treacherous dungeon because...dungeons ARE DANGEROUS! Your opportunity to see how a professional designs games, ask questions, etc

[4512]     GL: Playtest #8 (open)

Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). TWO hour session

[4447]     GL: River Explorers, with Kris Gould

Thursday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 4
Map the river to its source. Your explorers form caravans with others, and move in a mancala-style manner. Step on a river space and you get washed downstream. Build trading posts along the way to increase your profit. ONE hour session with Kris Gould, President of Wattsalpoag Games!

[4448]     GL: Escape the Dungeon

Thursday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 5
Your group and you have been transported sans supplies and weapons into a dungeon. You must explore and survive if you hope to get out alive.

[4513]     GL: Playtest #11 (open)

Thursday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). TWO hour session

[4449]     GL: Gold Rush

Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 6
Want to stake your claim? Want to make sure other players can't? Then join in the Gold Rush!

[4515]     GL: Playtest #13.5 (open)

Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). ONE hour session

[4451]     GL: Delve

Thursday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 6
Delve is a tabletop RPG with a card-based system in lieu of dense reference books and character sheets. Delve's Alpha kit includes both a PvE and a PvP format.

[4450]     GL: Narrativo

Thursday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Max Players: 4
Narrativo is the game where you (and your friends) can smash-up and mash-up the hero's journey in ways you never imagined possible.

[4427]     GL: Train Game with Kris Gould, Wattsalpoag Games

Thursday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 5
Transport passengers to their destinations along existing tracks to earn reputation. Buy rail permits in eight different railroads, and use right-of-way tickets to travel the rest of the way. As your railroad holdings expand, so does your reputation! A 2 hour session with Kris Gould, President of Wattsalpoag Games.

[4452]     GL: Eridu

Thursday 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Max Players: 4
Lead a traveling caravan through ancient Mesopotamia to bolster your reputation. Eridu is a quick but crunchy euro game that revolves around an action wheel.

[4516]     GL: Playtest #19 (open)

Thursday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). ONE hour session

[4454]     GL: Eridu

Friday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 4
Lead a traveling caravan through ancient Mesopotamia to bolster your reputation. Eridu is a quick but crunchy euro game that revolves around an action wheel.

[4432]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Friday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4453]     GL: Yo, Ho, Ho

Friday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 6
Yo, Ho, Ho is a risk/reward dice game. You search for treasure, sing the Pirate's Refrain, attack, defend . . . and attempt to end up with the most gold.

[4455]     GL: Bug Hunt

Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 4
A fast paced card game that pits the players (as interstellar mercenaries) against an insidious alien infestation!

[4456]     GL: Do or Dice

Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 4
Do or Dice is a dice rolling and area control game where players claim credit for resolving Crisis Cards by rolling dice (d4-d20) to solve the World's problems.

[4457]     GL: Bug Hunt

Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 4
A fast paced card game that pits the players (as interstellar mercenaries) against an insidious alien infestation!

[4458]     GL: Escape the Dungeon

Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 5
Your group and you have been transported sans supplies and weapons into a dungeon. You must explore and survive if you hope to get out alive.

[4433]     GL: JRPG, with Paul Peterson GOH

Friday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Max Players: 4
Join Guest of Honor Paul Peterson for a play test of one of his newest games, JRPG. This is planned as a 2 hour session, plenty of time to get deep into the game! Your opportunity to see how a professional designs games, ask questions, etc

[3676]     Game Lab Teaching Session 1

Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 20
Hosted by KC Humphrey. Each day we will group tackle an issue like basic design, prototyping, solo testing, blind testing, math, pitching, rules writing, etc.

[4459]     GL: Citizen Heroes

Friday 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 5
An asymmetrical set collection card game where villain fights citizens to recruit reinforcements, make sets and score points!

[4460]     GL: Work Days

Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Max Players: 4
How much work can you get out of? Join us for a game of strategy, wit, suspense, and slacking off.

[4462]     GL: Press Gang

Friday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
You're a British Naval Captain in the Napoleonic Wars, and you must recruit officers and train landsmen to form the finest crew in the Navy!

[4461]     GL: Space Game

Friday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
Space Game is a card game that puts players into the role of a leader of a future society, where they compete to create the greatest empire in the galaxy.

[4428]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Friday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4429]     GL: Echidna Candy Store with Kris Gould

Friday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 6
The Echidnas are baaaaaaack! Join Kris Gould with his crazy giant echidnas as they travel in circles upon circles to pick up and deliver candy prizes. Fast family fun. A favorite from every year they have been at GameStorm, Kris says they are closer to a KickStarter launch now.

[4463]     GL: Gerrymander

Friday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
Stuffing ballot boxes is illegal, but there are subtler ways to influence elections. Race against other players to draw districts benefiting your party.

[4465]     GL: Maximum Burn

Friday 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 8
BLIND TEST of starship combat game. Maximum Burn features innovative combat and ship design systems and realistic Newtonian movement. Blast the enemy fleet to smithereens! There will be two tables of 4 players each.

[4509]     GL: Leaf

Friday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 4
In 'Leaf', players take turns adding leaf shapes with unique scoring conditions to the forest floor.

[4466]     GL: Narrativo

Friday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 4
Narrativo is the game where you (and your friends) can smash-up and mash-up the hero's journey in ways you never imagined possible.

[4467]     GL: ChronoCity

Friday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 6
All players simultaneously time-jump around a field of nine randomized time portals to gather souvenirs before a temporal rupture occurs.

[4468]     GL: Playtest #45.7 (open)

Friday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 4
Playtest session for a clever designer at this time. Ask if this is available for sign up at Game Lab (first come, first served). ONE hour session

[4430]     GL: Rochi, with James Ernest

Friday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 6
Rochi is a new gambling game with a Tarot-style deck, created for the universe of Sonia Lyris' "The Seer" book series. It's currently in open beta and James Ernest would like your opinion on the gameplay.

[3679]     Game Lab Designers Forum 1

Friday 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 1
Designers Forum 6-7 pm at Game Lab Suite. For designers currently play testing in Game Lab and Game Lab industry guests. setup 530-6 pm EVENT 6-7 pm Mixer, clean up 7-9 pm

[4470]     GL: Big Top Brawl

Friday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 4
Take Rock, Paper, Scissors to a whole new level with this circus themed card game.

[4469]     GL: Epoch : The Awakening

Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Max Players: 4
Epoch: The Awakening is a high-strategy, action selection / area control tabletop board game for 2-5 players.

[4431]     GL: Horizons with Levi Mote / Daily Magic

Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 5
Daily Magic Games presents Horizons; a European style sci-fi strategy game featuring Area Majority, Tile Laying, and Hidden Missions that you can play in about an hour. This is our first public blind testing of the game. A blind test is not led by a designer, but one will be on hand for a debrief after playing.

[4471]     GL: Knights of Valeria

Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 4
Maneuver your Knights and their Warrior followers to slay monsters, collect resources, build manors, and seize the throne!

[4472]     GL: These Cats Hate Peas!

Friday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Max Players: 5
Create delicious cat food recipes to win the hearts of the most cats!

[4473]     GL: Shattered Empire

Friday 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Max Players: 4
An interstellar, post-apocalyptic, tabletop RPG that focuses on the mysterious fall of humanity after the pinnacle of their unimaginable achievement.

[4474]     GL: Arch Nemesis

Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 5
Supervillains compete to become the hero's Arch-Nemesis in this worker-placement card-drafting strategy board game

[4475]     GL: Good Kitty!

Saturday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 5
Good Kitty! is a card game where you play a cat. Sleep and Play your way to victory while avoiding Mischief and trips To The Vet or Catbox. Enjoy the Catnip!

[4476]     GL: Preppers

Saturday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 6
There are lots of problems that can come into your life. Are you prepared to face the challenge?

[4438]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Saturday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4478]     GL: In the Afterward

Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 3
Players seek to uncover elements of past lives and cobble clues into grand revelations on a quest for complete understanding of the here and now.

[4477]     GL: Mountains of the Moon

Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 4
I endeavored to describe all that appeared to me important and interesting among the events and scenes that came under my notice during my sojourn of Africa.

[3681]     Game Lab Teaching Session 2

Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 20
Hosted by KC Humphrey. Each day we will group tackle an issue like basic design, prototyping, solo testing, blind testing, math, pitching, rules writing, etc.

[4439]     GL: Ninth World - Lone Shark Games

Saturday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Max Players: 5
The Ninth World is Lone Shark Games's card game set a billion years in the future. It's based on the science fantasy world from Monte Cook Games. You'll play nanos, jacks, and glaives trying to gain valor in a wild wilderness. This test will be in cooperative mode.

[4479]     GL: Take the Gold

Saturday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 6
Take the Gold is a 2-6 player draw-and-play light bluffing 10-minute card game where players try to be the first to collect 4 gold coins.

[4481]     GL: Stranded

Saturday 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 6
Stranded is a competitive strategy game of exploration. Interaction is highly encouraged and often required to survive.

[4480]     GL: Work Days

Saturday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Max Players: 4
How much work can you get out of? Join us for a game of strategy, wit, suspense, and slacking off.

[4482]     GL: After The Empire

Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
A worker placement/resource management game set in the middle ages. Players upgrade their fiefdom and defenses each turn in preparation for siege combat.

[4483]     GL: Fox Goose Corn

Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 8
Deliver your Foxes, Geese, and Corn to the market. Fox eat geese, and geese eat corn. Your opponents are doing the same.

[4434]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4435]     GL: Apocrypha Adventure Card Game - Lone Shark

Saturday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 4
Lone Shark Games's Apocrypha Adventure Card Game—the followup to the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game—was first tested in public by designer Mike Selinker at Gamestorm some years ago, and we're bringing a completed base set of The World to this year's show. Come test missions from the upcoming expansion The Flesh!

[4484]     GL: ChronoCity

Saturday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 6
All players simultaneously time-jump around a field of nine randomized time portals to gather souvenirs before a temporal rupture occurs.

[4510]     GL: Leaf

Saturday 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 4
In 'Leaf', players take turns adding leaf shapes with unique scoring conditions to the forest floor.

[4485]     GL: Wizard Battle!

Saturday 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 6
A dexterity based 'deck building' dice battle game. WIZARD BATTLE!!

[4488]     GL: Big Top Brawl

Saturday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 4
Take Rock, Paper, Scissors to a whole new level with this circus themed card game.

[4486]     GL: Crush Rush

Saturday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Max Players: 4
A black hole. Incapacitated space ships. The End is Inevitable! On your turn, you place cards onto the other ships to make the black hole swallow them first.

[4487]     GL: Epoch : The Awakening

Saturday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 4
Epoch: The Awakening is a high-strategy, action selection / area control tabletop board game for 2-5 players.

[4436]     GL: Cagway Bay, with James Ernest

Saturday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 6
Spectators welcome. Cagway Bay is a new pirate-themed miniatures game from James Ernest, creator of Pirates of the Spanish Main. This game is in early development, so come see how it works and share your thoughts and desires for a streamlined new sailing minis game!

[4489]     GL: Do or Dice

Saturday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 4
Do or Dice is a dice rolling and area control game where players claim credit for resolving Crisis Cards by rolling dice (d4-d20) to solve the World's problems.

[4490]     GL: These Cats Hate Peas!

Saturday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Max Players: 5
Create delicious cat food recipes to win the hearts of the most cats!

[3684]     Game Lab Designers Forum 2

Saturday 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 1
Designers Forum 6-7 pm at Game Lab Suite. For designers currently play testing in Game Lab and Game Lab industry guests. setup 530-6 pm EVENT 6-7 pm Mixer, clean up 7-9 pm

[4492]     GL: Hex Raiders

Saturday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 4
Cooperative tower assault board game using dice and cards. An amazing prototype and some clever mechanisms. "Have a good time storming the castle, boys" - Billy Crystal, The Princess Bride

[4491]     GL: Mob Jobs

Saturday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Max Players: 4
Carefully use your mob meeples to score jobs before your enemies edge you out or the cops bust the racket.

[4494]     GL: Delve

Saturday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Max Players: 6
Delve is a tabletop RPG with a card-based system in lieu of dense reference books and character sheets. Delve's Alpha kit includes both a PvE and a PvP format.

[4495]     GL: Mob Jobs

Saturday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Max Players: 4
Carefully use your mob meeples to score jobs before your enemies edge you out or the cops bust the racket.

[4493]     GL: Nocturnal

Saturday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Max Players: 4
A multi-use card game about vampire hunters. Hire hunters, equip them, and infiltrate the vampire lair! All vampires must die!

[4437]     GL: Industry Guest Session #8

Saturday 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Max Players: 4
Guests of Honor and other Industry Guests will run their demos or prototypes during this session. Your opportunity to see how they design, ask questions, etc

[4496]     GL: Stranded

Saturday 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Max Players: 6
Stranded is a competitive strategy game of exploration. Interaction is highly encouraged and often required to survive.

[4497]     GL: The Order

Saturday 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Max Players: 6
"The Order" is a fully cooperative deckbuilder set in the world of HP Lovecraft. The players work together to summon a Great Old One before time runs out!

[4498]     GL: Escape the Dungeon

Sunday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 5
Your group and you have been transported sans supplies and weapons into a dungeon. You must explore and survive if you hope to get out alive.

[4500]     GL: Good Kitty!

Sunday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 5
Good Kitty! is a card game where you play a cat. Sleep and Play your way to victory while avoiding Mischief and trips To The Vet or Catbox. Enjoy the Catnip!

[4499]     GL: Mountains of the Moon

Sunday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Max Players: 4
I endeavored to describe all that appeared to me important and interesting among the events and scenes that came under my notice during my sojourn of Africa.

[4442]     GL: Welcome to Game Lab

Sunday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Max Players: 20
Meet the staff and other nice folks. Find out how Game Lab works for designers and for play testers.

[4443]     GL: Thornwatch - Lone Shark Games

Sunday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 5
Thornwatch is the upcoming fantasy graphic novel adventure game from Lone Shark Games and Penny Arcade. You play spirits summoned to solve dangerous problems for villagers in the ebb-infested Eyrewood. This session will be game-mastered by one of the playtesters; if you want to volunteer for that role, let us know.

[4502]     GL: American Legend

Sunday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 4
What we need a sharp team of professionals! The kind with more grit than sandpaper and the skills to do the job.

[4501]     GL: Space Game

Sunday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 4
Space Game is a card game that puts players into the role of a leader of a future society, where they compete to create the greatest empire in the galaxy.

[4503]     GL: Take the Gold

Sunday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 6
Take the Gold is a 2-6 player draw-and-play light bluffing 10-minute card game where players try to be the first to collect 4 gold coins.

[3686]     Game Lab Teaching Session 3

Sunday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Max Players: 20
Hosted by KC Humphrey. Each day we will group tackle an issue like basic design, prototyping, solo testing, blind testing, math, pitching, rules writing, etc.

[4504]     GL: After The Empire

Sunday 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 4
A worker placement/resource management game set in the middle ages. Players upgrade their fiefdom and defenses each turn in preparation for siege combat.

[4505]     GL: Fox Goose Corn

Sunday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Max Players: 8
Deliver your Foxes, Geese, and Corn to the market. Fox eat geese, and geese eat corn. Your opponents are doing the same.

[4440]     GL: Horizons, with Levi Mote / Daily Magic

Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 5
Daily Magic Games presents Horizons; a European style sci-fi strategy game featuring Area Majority, Tile Laying, and Hidden Missions that you can play in about an hour. This is our first public blind testing of the game. A blind test is not led by a designer, but one will be on hand for a debrief after playing.

[4507]     GL: Switchback

Sunday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Max Players: 6
Switchback is a rapid race game, using polyhedral dice and with a twist or two. Players don't have to wait to take their turns.

[4506]     GL: The Order

Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 6
"The Order" is a fully cooperative deckbuilder set in the world of HP Lovecraft. The players work together to summon a Great Old One before time runs out!

[4508]     GL: Nocturnal

Sunday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Max Players: 4
A multi-use card game about vampire hunters. Hire hunters, equip them, and infiltrate the vampire lair! All vampires must die!

[4441]     GL: 2017 Feedback

Sunday 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Max Players: 20
Feedback on Game Lab from everyone interested. How can we improve? ONE hour session
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