MidCon is run by a
team of volunteers, chosen more for their
willingness to work unpaid than for their
So, don't say you weren't warned,
but someone suggested that it might be a good idea
to post photos of the committee members on the web
site and in the con booklet to make it easier for
con attendees to find them should they have an issue
they wish to report. If all else fails, looks for
the people in oversized MidCon
blue polo shirts.
So, without further ado, here are
the guilty men.
Chairman of the committee.
Handles bookings, usually mans the
registration desk and is fond of remarking
"it's a games convention, not a beer
festival". Drinks wine.
Quizmeister, town crier and Diplomacy
player. Fond of dress down Fridays ...
First lieutenant on a lot of things, such
as the Bring & Buy and the Beer
sub-committee. Fond of starting a game of
Agricola at 1.20am and falling asleep
Does the web site (on 1990s software), the
Bring & Buy and is on the Beer sub-committee.
Fond of shouting out "Wild boar!" and "Gold!"
at random moments during games.
If there is a Diplomacy tournament, Dave
runs it. Unless Dave runs it - Dave N, that
is. Also does the con booklet and advises the
Beer sub-committee. Fond of saying he has
absolutely no interest in invading the Western
We haven't got a photo of
Giles yet but if you've been to MidCon
before and been to the Bring & Buy,
he's the mastermind behind the fab-o app,
barcode and sticky label system. Fond of saying
"The system is currently still foraging through
BGG to get up to date."