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Book Sale to Benefit Live Oak Public Library

As part of its mission to support the Live Oak Public LIbraries, GnomeCon will be hosting a book sale throughout the entire three days of the con, with prices ranging from 50¢ for paperbacks to $1 for hardbacks. Authors whose work is included in the sale include Eric Flint,  Brian W. Aldiss, David Drake, Larry…

Programming Announced for Little Gnomes

This year’s kids’ track for little gnomes is going to be better than ever. GnomeCon will offer younger gamers a wide variety of activities, including games specifically designed for children. All events will be held Saturday in the Kids Panel room on the second floor of the Coastal Georgia Center. 11:00 am-12:00 pm – Kids…

Scott Tepperman Visits GnomeCon

Scott Tepperman is one of the stars of Syfy Channel’s Ghost Hunters International, the popular spinoff series to the most successful paranormal reality show of all time. He has also made the jump from TV to movies, and is quickly becoming a familiar name in the independent horror film scene. Scott has appeared in several…

We’re Ready For Our Close-Up!

We ARE big! It’s the pictures that got small. But here’s a big tribute to GnomeCon, thanks to our friend Lonnie of the Mind’s Eye Society. Let’s show him some love with a big round of applause, and be sure to check out the MES live role playing at GnomeCon.

The Return of Professor Fear Returns

The quiz-master cometh! It was a time of anarchy and terror. According to the Tablets of Haasu, the time was near for a great hero to arrive – unfortunately, what we got was a nerd. All of time and space was torn asunder and lo, out spewed the insane fantasy fan Professor Fear. This super-fan…

Beat the Price Hike

Ever since GnomeCon 2016 was announced, registration has been at $35, and many of you have taken advantage of this early bird special. But as we head into the home stretch, it aint so early, and this sweetheart deal is coming to an end – fittingly enough – on Valentine’s Day. Effective February 15, registration…

More Games for GnomeCon

Games, games, and more games! GnomeCon has been on the receiving end of the generosity of some game publishers, and couldn’t be more thankful. Set Enterprises has provided a copy of Karma. This thrilling game really gets the competitive juices flowing. In the game of Karma, you never really know who is going to win…

GMT Games Donates to GnomeCon

GMT Games has shown its support of The Coastal Empire’s Best Science Fiction/Fantasy/Gaming Convention® by donating board games to GnomeCon. Thunder Alley is a stock car racing game for 2–7 players with the feel and flexibility of a card-driven simulation. Drafting, teamwork, accidents, yellow flags, pit strategy, working to lead laps, and sprints to the…

Rio Grande Games Supports GnomeCon

We are thrilled to announce that Rio Grande Games, publishers of such favorites as Carcassonne, Power Grid and Race for the Galaxy, has contributed three games to GnomeCon for demo purposes. Take a journey on the 20th Century Limited, polish your skill at Temporum, or visit the Café International. It’s sure to be fun for…