June 2018 Newsletter - WBC Special Edition
From: Ken Gutermuth (conventiondirectorboardgamers.org)
Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2018 05:03:25 -0700 (PDT)
PRE-REGISTRATION FOR WBC ENDS JUNE 15:  Pre-registration for WBC 2018 closes
on June 15.  In order to pre-register by then, both the membership
application, found at http://www.boardgamers.org/forms/MemberForm.shtml ,
and payment must be submitted by that date.  For payment to be submitted,
checks must be postmarked by June 15 and paypal payments must be received by
June 15.  A list of members who are currently registered (as of 6/6) can be
found at http://www.boardgamers.org/wbc18/prereg.html .


submit requests to run a seminar or a game demo.  Submissions for these will
close on June 15 to allow time for the final WBC program to be created and
printed.  The form for the submission of Seminar requests can be found at
http://www.boardgamers.org/forms/SeminarForm.htm and for Game Demo requests
at http://www.boardgamers.org/forms/DemoForm.htm .


PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE UPDATED: An update to the preliminary schedule for WBC
2018 has been posted at http://www.boardgamers.org/wbc18/schedule.html .  As
you plan your schedule, please remember that the BPA does not provide copies
of the games for use at the tournaments.  All tournaments require
participants, for both adult and junior events, to bring a copy of the game
to be guaranteed a spot.


PREVIEWS POSTED: Ready to start planning your time at WBC.  Event Preview
Pages for WBC 2018 are now available on the BPA website at
http://www.boardgamers.org/wbc18/previews_2018.html . There are several that
required updates that have just been completed and are now in the process of
being loaded again.


AUCTION CLOSED IN RECORD TIME: Submissions for the 2018 WBC Auction closed
in record time, just 3 days after opening.  Lots are being reviewed for
acceptance and a listing of the final auction items will be posted after the
review process has ended. 


AUCTION STORE SUBMISSIONS END BY JUNE 30: Submissions are still be accepted
for the 2018 WBC Auction and Auction Store.  The Store is limited to 1,500
items due to space.  There are currently 896 items that have been submitted.
Submissions are accepted until June 30 or the 1,500 limit is reached,
whichever comes earlier.  So if you want to sell your games at the auction
store, don't wait.  To submit items, send the completed Auction Store
Registration form to conventiondirector [at] boardgamers.org
<mailto:conventiondirector [at] boardgamers.org>  .  Details about the Auction
Store can be found at http://www.boardgamers.org/wbc_auctionstore.html .
Please make sure you submit your lots using the current form which can be
found at http://www.boardgamers.org/wbc_auction_overview.html as the forms
have changed slightly over the years. 


BOARD OF DIRECTORS VOTING HAS ENDED: Voting is complete for the 2018 BPA
Board of Directors.  Winners will be announced at the BPA Annual Meeting on
Tuesday July 24 at 3pm in the Grand Ballroom at Seven Springs.

SOCIAL NETWORKING: Keep up with WBC electronically by joining the World
Boardgaming Championships (WBC) Facebook group and the BPA_WBC Twitter Page.

You can also easily find us in the Boardgame Geek Forums under Gaming
Related/ Conventions/WBC and Consimworld under Conventions.


          . BGG: http://www.boardgamegeek.com/forum/970241/boardgamegeek/wbc


          . Twitter: https://twitter.com/BPA_WBC 


          . Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2381468400/


          . Consimworld: http://talk.consimworld.com/WebX/?14@@.1dd15816





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