Games Day 2002 - Report
05-29-2002
Games Day-Those Responsible
Baked goods Jamie Tang
Beverages Keith Levy
Clean Up Scott Buckwalter, Hal Haag, Dan Hoffman, Wei-Hwa Huang, Keith Levy, Neil Mciver, Rich Shipley, Brian Stallings.
Convention Organizer Keith Levy
Donated Games Rio Grande Games
Door Prizes Boulder Games, Keith Levy, Rich Shipley
Game Demos Karl Musser c/o Steve Jackson Games
Game Masters Scott Buckwalter,Steve Brinich, Michelle Goldstein, Joseph Himali, Stan Hilinski, Doug Hoylman, Eric Hymowitz, Neil McIver, Karl Musser, Rich Shipley, Harold Siegleman, Brian Stallings, Jamie Tang, Stuart Tucker,
Robert Waters, John Webber.
Games Prizes Karl Musser
Kids Games Organizer John Renard
Kiosks Rich Shipley
Registration Keith Levy
Schedule: Rich Shipley
Setup Scott Buckwalter, Dan Hoffman, Victor Hutcherson, Keith Levy,  Brian Stallings
Snacks: Keith Levy, JP Roberts, Rich Shipley, Jamie Tang.
Supplies Keith Levy


Games Day-2002 Pre-registration & Attendance
2002 Verses 2001 Attendance 2001
Friday40 Friday22
Saturday63 Saturday50
Sunday38 Sunday15
Grand Total71Grand Total50

Maryland-56
Virginia-6
New York-3
Pennsylvania-2
Washington, DC.-2
North Carolina-1
Washington-1

1 Keith Levy, Reisterstown
2 Doug Hoylman, Chevy Chase
3 Andrew Bergstorm, Catonsville
4 Hal Haag, Columbia
5 Wei-Hwa Haung, North Potomac
6 Neil McIver, Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania
7 John Paul Roberts, III, Reisterstown
8 Rich Shipley, Baltimore
9 Chris Shockey, Arbutus
10 Jamie Tang,  Baltimore
11 John Weber, Laurel
12 Brian Stallings, Reisterstown
13 Denise Stallings Reisterstown
14 Scott Buckwalter, Sparks
15 Paul Gauniel, Glen Bernie
16 Pierre Leboeuf, Elkton
17 Harold Siegelman, Silver Spring
18 Daniel Karp, Baltimore
19 Stan Hilinski, Laurel
20 Eric Haas, Edgewood
21 Victor Hutcherson, Montgomery Village
22 Jon Hutcherson, Montgomery Village
23 Stephen Brinich, Arlington, Virginia
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24 Dan Hoffman, Seatle, Washington
25 John Kimble, Silver Spring
26 Bill Cleary, Owings Mills
27 Stuart Tucker, Derwood
28 Karl Musser, Silver Spring
29 David Bush, Lynchberg, Virginia
30 John Kirk, Baltimore
31 Peter Winkel, Baltimore
32 Jim Yerkey, Catonsville
33 Tim Swartz, Columbia
34 Scott Fisher, Middleton
35 Calvin Fisher, Middleton
36 Tony Svajenka, Raliegh, North Carolina
37 Ed Rothenheber, Columbia
38 Ed Elder, Washington, DC.
39 Chris Esko, Cockeysville
40 John Renard, West Islip, New York
41 Chuck Frasati, Baltimore
42 Rod Flowers, Gathersburg
43 Robert Waters, Reisterstown
44 John Koski, Burtonsville
45 Bruce Glassco, Onancock, Virginia
46 Lisa Glassco, Onancock, Virginia
47 Amory Glassco, Onancock, Virginia
48 Michael Renard West Islip, New York
49 Carissa Renard West Islip, New York
50 Shira Levy, Reisterstown
51 Alex Levy, Reisterstown
52 Joe Himali,  Washington, DC.
53 Steven Quade, Silver Spring
54 David Grabiner, Columbia
55 Charles Hickok, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
56 Tony Cadden, Orchard Beach
57 Courtnee Shockey, Arbutus
58 Mick Uhl, Owings Mills
59 Sybil Roland, Sparks
60 Emily Barriere - Sparks
61 Christine Barriere - Sparks
62 Douglass Mercer, Columbia
63 Chuck Goetz, Baltimore
64 Joshua Cooper, Glen Bernie
65 William Horsey, Glen Bernie
66 Ben Foy, Ellicott City
67 Peter Gonzales, Glen Bernie
68 BJ Hughes, Alexandria, Virginia
69 Michelle Goldstien, Columbia
70 Eric Hymowitz, Parkville
71 Seth Cohen, Silver Spring


Games Day 2002-Games Played
Puerto Rico-9
Carabonde- 10
Munkin-3
Frag-3
Taj Mahal-3
Dragon Delta-3
Carcasscone-3
Hannible-3
Apples to Apples-2
Evo-2
Chrononauts-2
Ra-2

Friday, May 3rd, 2002
10:00 AM
Dragon Delta (x2)
11:50 AM
Kohle, Kies, Knete
Battle Cry
12:00 Noon
Carabande
Carcassone
12:45 PM
Mama Mia
1:00 PM
Elfenland
1:30 PM
Puerto Rico
Torres
Carabonde
2:15PM
Hera and Zeus
Tactics II
3:00 PM
Magic
Evo
4:00 PM
Evo (2nd game)
Ra
Empire Builder
Carabande
4:30 PM
Tin Soldiers
Taj Mahal
Carabande
5:30PM
 Galaxy
Tigris & Euphrates
Taj Mahal
6:00 PM
Chrononauts
 7:00PM
Wildlife Adventure
Tichu
Puerto Rico
El Grande
Waterloo
8:00 PM
Ra
Carcassone
9:00PM
Princes of Florence
Frag
Potomac Blackout
10:00PM
Illumlati
Wiz War
Chrononauts
11:00PM
Puerto Rico
Brawl
12:00 AM
Maginor
Medival Merchant

Saturday,May 4, 2002
9:00AM
Lost Cities
9:30 AM
Three Eyed Jack
Carabonde
Mr. Mouth
Jenga
Hanibal
10:00AM
Settlers of Catan
Puerto Rico
Cranium Cadoo
Universal Extermination
Carabande
Warmaster
Diablo II
10:45AM
Starfarers of Catan
Hannibal
11:00AM
Industrial Waste
11:30AM
Mama Mia
Puerto Rico
12:30PM
Abalone
Seefarers
Capitol
Dragon Delta
1:00PM
Martian Chess
Hellrails
Munchkin
Settlers-Cities and Knights
1:30PM
Atlantic Storm
Piratenbucht
2:00PM
Puerto Rico
Warmaster
2:30PM
Hannibal
Ker Plunk
4:00PM
Ogre
Seafarers
Universal Extermination
Pivot
4:30PM: Die Siedler von Catan: Historische Szenarien: Cheops (aka Settlers-Cheops).
Princes of Florence
5:00PM
Citadels
Gnadenlos
6:00 PM
La Citta
Abalone
Vinci
Wyatt Earp
Grave  Robbers
 7:00PM
Eagle
Euprat &Tigris
Mausoleum
Munkin
8:00PM
Robo Rally
Guillotine
Eagles
Twixt
Stack
Zombies
9:00PM
Chez Geek
10:00PM
Apples to Apples (x2)
Dark Tower
11:30PM
Frag
Puerto Rico (x2)
12:00AM
La Citta

Sunday May 5th, 2002
10:00AM
Meeting
Carabande
10:30AM
Star Wars
11:30AM
Wyatt Earp (x3)
Settlers-Troja
2038
12:00AM
Puerto Rico
Frag
2:00PM
Royal Turf
RA
Settlers Card Game
2:30PM
Munchkin
US Patent
 Royal Turf
3:00PM
30 Years War
Wizards of Pangea
3:15PM
Warhammer Quest
Taj Mahal
5:00PM
Valley of the Mammoths
Union Pacific
Puerto Rico
5:30PM
Princes of Florence
6:30PM
Mississippi Queen
8:00PM
Settlers-Wall of China



Questionnaire Responses
Games Day 2002- May 3rd, 4th, &5th, 2002

The goal of the questionnaire is to help us plan next year's convention.
Your opinions weigh heavily on what will occur in future Games Day conventions.

1. How did you hear about Games Day?_________________________________________________________
Keith Levy-7
GCOM-Mailing list-7
Internet-4
GCOM-3
GCOM Website-3
Recgames.board-2
Word of mouth-2
Karl Musser-1

2. What is your opinion of the Cockeysville Fire Hall?______________________________________________
Would you prefer a larger or smaller venue (location) ?_____________________________________________
Would a different location help you attend the event?_______________________________________________
Comments:_________________________________________________________________________________
Good-8                         NO-7           too far north-4
Great/Excellant-8         larger-3        too far south-2
Nice/fine-6
Perfect-2
Separate loud games-3

3.  What is your opinion of the open gaming format with some scheduling of events with Game Masters running them? ____________________________________________________________________________________
Best/Great-3                                                   did not know there where scheduled events-1
Very good/Perfect-4                                      PA systems for announcements-1
Good/fine-13
Prefers no schedule-4
Sign up sheet for pick up games-1

4. Is there another amenity (Vendor tables, swap meet, auction) that is missing that would make attending Games Day a plus?________________________________________________________________________________________
Vendors-11                              soap in men's rrom-1
Swap meet-3                            candy-1
Demos-1                                  Supervised child care-1
Auction-3                                recycling trash cans-1
None-6                                    cold beer-1
Water cooler-1

5. Length of convention.  Keep the convention at the current three days.___26____ Expand to four days___2____
Other suggestions:____________________________________________________________________________
Add Thursday night-1

6. Price of convention.  Current prices reasonable__27__Current prices too high__1___Current prices too low__1__
Comments:____________________________________________________________________________________
Add family price-1
7.  Supplies, Soda and Snacks.  Great idea, keep everything___28_____Get rid of snacks and sodas only______
Get rid of all the extras and lower registration prices_______
Comments:____________________________________________________________________________________
 

8. Next year we will most likely be holding the convention on April 25th, 26th, and 27th, instead of the first weekend in May.  Will this affect your attendance? ____________________________________________________________
April-1
May-4
Does not matter-17
Don't know-4

9. Would you be interested in attending an annual convention similar to Games Day sometime in the fall (probably in early November)? ______________________________________________________________________________
Comments: ____________________________________________________________________________________
Yes-18
No-4
Maybe-4
October-1

10. Any other comments, suggestions or observations that you would like to share.
Don't change things to much                                 Liked kids games idea
Give out gag prizes                                                longer games need to be on the schedule
Nice job                                                                  more rectangular tables
Keep up the good work                                          dealer area-1
Kids got loud at times-3                                         kids are ok as long as no screaming and running around
Padding for tables-2                                               the dirt hill is cool
Name tags-2                                                           a closet to keep games in
Sign on York Road-2                                             need better directions
use point system for game winners and give out prizes

Submit your full name for a door prize. __JP Roberts GCOM t-shirt_
Hal Haag-Boulder Games gift certificate/    Scott Buckwalter-Boulder Games Gift Certificate
To be drawn Sunday, May 5th at 11:00 AM.  You must be present to win.