FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MANSFIELD, MA – November 1, 2010 – TotalCon, New England’s largest hobby gaming convention, announced today that it will host an Iron GM Regional Semi-Final. TotalCon will be held in Mansfield, Massachusetts at the Holiday Inn from February 24th through the 27th, 2011. Iron GM | TotalCon takes place on Saturday, February 26th.
Iron GM turns adventure role-playing into a competitive sport. At the start of the event, GMs are given three secret story ingredients on which to base adventures using the 3.5 System Reference Document (SRD). Game Masters shine when they create exciting, original adventures that give their players the game of their lives, regardless of the GM’s level of experience. In the end, it’s up to the players to decide who will be crowned the Iron GM.
TotalCon will host the Iron GM Regional Semi-Final and all participants, players and GMs, will be eligible to receive prizes. The winner of Iron GM | TotalCon will win a free trip to Gen Con Indy 2011.
Iron GM participation is open to all TotalCon attendees for a small registration fee. Registration will be available at the TotalCon website located at http://www.totalcon.com/ by January 2011.
About Total Confusion: TotalCon is New England’s Largest TableTop Adventure Gaming Convention. TotalCon hosts events in miniature games, board games, role-playing games, ccg’s, and video games plus several tournaments and regional championships. In addition, Industry Guests come in to host special events for fans. New in 2011: Old School RPG section headed by Frank Mentzer and Tim Kask, Podcasting with The Dice Tower and The Tric Trac Podcast, and Panel Discussions with Peter Bryant. In addition to the Iron GM competition, TotalCon is hosting a Settlers of Catan World Wide Championship Pre-Qualifier with the winner going to Gen Con 2011 and a Flames of War National Qualifier.
On the Web: http://www.totalcon.com/
About Iron GM: Iron GM puts an exciting tournament system in the hands of game store owners and convention organizers – a competition of wit, stamina and creative potency. The annual Iron GM Championship at Gen Con Indy attracts worldwide competitors.