The NOVA Open is held only a few miles away in Crystal City, Virginia, just across the river from Washington DC. It’s a con I’ve been volunteering at and attending for the past five or so years, and it’s currently the only con I go to each year.
The con kicks off Wednesday night with some small special events and goes through Sunday, offering over 4 days of events. One big benefit to working only three blocks away from the con is that I was able to swing by after work on Wednesday and picke up my SuperNOVA registration and Swag Bag. The SuperNOVA is NOVA’s premium registration, and offers loads of perks for the notably higher price – one of which is the embroidered KR Multicase Backpack 2. The rest of the goodies… well, you’ll just have to wait for the loot showcase!
The con really started on Thursday for me. My schedule for Day 1 included a Build-and-Play for CMON’s Dark Age, and three (!) seminars.Continue Reading