Evil Hattters at Gen Con – Extended!

We told you about all Evil Hat’s official happenings at Gen Con, but what about all the Evil Hatters and their awesome events? Glad you asked! (And yes, we DO claim Kenneth Hite as one of our own, so there!)


  • Leonard Balsera will be singing “Take on Me” at the Ennies! Reach for those high notes, Lenny!


Thursday, Aug 15

SEM1345150 Depression, Anxiety, Treatment and the Gamer
4 PM with John Adamus
Location: Crowne Plaza :: Victoria Stn C/D

Putting More History In Your Story
4pm with Keith Baker, Jessica Banks, Kenneth Hite, Lewis Pulsipher
Location: Room 211

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Friday, Aug 16

Playing with Other People’s Toys: Licensed Games
10am with Mitch Gitelman, Kenneth Hite, Seth Johnson (this is a change from the schedule to accommodate a conflict in Ken’s schedule)
Location: Room 211

SEM1341483 Writing Effective Scenarios And Settings
11am with John Adamus
Location: Crowne Plaza :: Grand Central Bllrm D

SEM 1342018   Playing Safe: A Look at Gen Con’s Updated Sexual Harassment Policy
Noon with Emily Care Boss
Location: Crowne Plaza : Victoria Stn C/D

SEM1345042 The Writer/Editor Relationship
2pm with John Adamus and Brian Engard
Location: Embassy Suites :: Coronation 1

Investigative RPGs and the GUMSHOE System
3pm with Kenneth Hite, Robin D Laws, Simon Rogers
Location: Crowne Plaza, Pennsylvania AENnie Awards Ceremony
6:30pm onward, hosted by Amanda Valentine and attended by multiple other Hatters!
Location: Union Station Grand Hall

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Saturday, Aug 17

Cooperative Worldbuilding
10am with Keith Baker, Jennifer Clarke Wilkes, Kenneth Hite, Darren Watts
Location: Room 210

SEM1341489 Writing and Editing Q&A
11am with John Adamus
Location: Crowne Plaza :: Hay Market B

SEM1347136 Table to Page: Making Stories Out of Games
Noon with Emily Care Boss
Location: Crowne Plaza: Victoria Stn C/D
Unleash Your Killer DM in 60 Minutes
1pm with Wolfgang Baur, Kenneth Hite, Matt James
Location: Room 210

Delta Green: The Roleplaying Game
7pm with Dennis Detwiller, Adam Scott Glancy, Kenneth Hite, Shane Ivey, Greg Stolze
Location: Westin, Chamber

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Sunday, Aug 18

Fear of the Unknown — Suspense in RPGs 
10am with Keith Baker, Kenneth Hite, Jared Sorensen
Location: Room 210

SEM1350918 GM-Less Play in Indie Roleplaying Games
[TBD, likely noon] with Emily Care Boss and Jason Morningstar
Location: TBD


  • Brian Engard will be running Becoming and maybe The Demolished Ones in Games on Demand.
  • Mike Olson will be running Atomic Robo Thursday at noon and Saturday at 2:00 (both slots full at this time)
  • Clark Valentine will be running Fate Accelerated sessions at 10 & 12 on Friday and Saturday


Leonard Balersa will attend the Munchkin Dinner Thursday night