Come Play: Doki Doki RUSH! - (Saturday 3:00PM; Multi-purpose room)
We were so pleased with the debut of our first audience response-based video game last year that we decided to do it again…and make it better. So come join us again to play the new and improved "Doki Doki RUSH!" We'll be taking answers and advice from the audience as we navigate our way through the busiest Valentine's Day ever. You may have to break some hearts to do it, but how many bishonen do you think you can woo in a single sitting?
Creative Writing 101: Fanfiction Rehabilitation - (Friday 11:30AM; Workshop room)
Ready to get off the fanfiction meth and can't figure out how? Have you tried writing your own story before and couldn't ever finish it? Are you just feeling uninspired? Well come see Blind Alley Studios for the first installments of our Creative Writing series! We may not have a 12-step program just yet, but we have the answers to get you started on the path to recovery.
Creative Writing 101: World Building - (Saturday 5:00PM; Workshop room)
What do traffic patterns in space look like? Or what do you eat in a post-apocalyptic future? Exactly how much about WWII do you have to know to write believable historical fiction? More importantly, who in the world wonders about all this stuff?!
Writers do! As the gods of our own creative universes, we have to. World building is a fun and important way to expand the scope of your stories, better understand your own characters and give your reader a good reason to think you know what you're doing. We all know being a writer is hard enough, so come get some quick and dirty tips on managing what goes on the behind the scenes in your own universe.
Looking forward to seeing you all there <3