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Kenny, (the husbandish) enjoys gaming so he'll likely be interested in gaming. He doesn't have the chance to do it very often, or he just chooses not to because of the people here that game, I'm not sure which is more accurate, so he has mentioned being interested in catching a game or two while there. As far as him painting- it's similar to the results you'd get if you gave a paintbrush to a gorilla. The paint would likely get on the miniature but wouldn't necessarily "stay in the lines" so to speak. Fine, detail work isn't his strong suit unless he's soldering circuit boards. :D

I don't know, some of those gorillas are pretty good painters: gorilla_painting1.jpgWith enough practice he could even paint like an elephant: rose.jpeg

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During my visit to Gen Con last month I learned that Reaper intends to hold next year's Reapercon off-site at a hotel.

I'm curious to know if the hotel has been chosen yet? I did a quick search of area hotels with convention space and I'm hoping that it won't be at the Embassy Suites.

Don't get me wrong, I like ES, but this particular hotel has an open design which really sucks if you're acrophobic like my wife.

 

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They haven't said anything about what hotel they have picked for the site yet. I'm sure we won't know until their negotiations are finished.

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I kinda like it myself. It's the same design as the one in downtown Indianapolis. I used to stay there with my friends for Gen Con. Last year my wife started attending and it freaked her out. This year we started staying at the Marriott instead.

 

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Embassy Suites are great. The rooms are a great size and they normally have a good breakfast. On top of that, I get Hilton reward points.

 

I love it but I do feel for Michelle.

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Rcon won't be the same now. :(

 

Hopefully the hotel chosen will be reasonable as far as rates.

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Typically, if you are using a hotel for the convention space the room rates are part of the negotiations. The convention guarantees that they will be able to sell a specific number of rooms over the course of the convention and the hotel agrees to a rate for both the space and the room rate.

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Last year's rates were fine. Actually, they were quite cheap compared to other areas I travel to.

 

It would be great if the Hilton had enough conference room space to fit all the activities in it. It is close to Reaper for shopping trip shuttles and the hotel was an excellent host last year.

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Just make her wear a falcon-style hood.

 

I wonder why my fiancee always gives me evil glares.

 

I will pass along your suggestion.

By the way, on a totally unrelated topic, will you be attending Reapercon and if so, how would my wife recognize you? :devil:

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