paizo-logoGuests of Honor Include Ed Greenwood and Tyler Walpole

January 31, 2011 (REDMOND, Wash.) – Paizo Publishing, LLC is proud to announce that it will host PaizoCon 2011 at the Coast Bellevue Hotel in Bellevue, Washington June 10-12, 2011. This small, intimate convention gives YOU the opportunity to meet, greet, and game with some of the best and brightest of hobby gaming’s veteran authors, artists, publishers, and designers. Guests of Honor at this year’s show include Ed Greenwood, legendary author and creator of the Forgotten Realms and Tyler Walpole, artist extraordinaire (Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons, World of Warcraft TCG). Other guests include Wolfgang Baur (Kobold Quarterly), Stan! (Super Genius Games), Dave Gross (Pathfinder Tales: Prince of Wolves and Master of Devils), and artist Kieran Yanner (Pathfinder roleplaying Game Bestiary 2). The entire Paizo Publishing staff will be on hand to answer questions, run exclusive Pathfinder events, and play games with attendees.

PaizoCon 2011 features three days of gaming, panels, workshops, and fun! A 3-day badge costs $35, and attendance is capped at 500 attendees. You can register for PaizoCon 2011 online at paizo.com/paizocon. When you register, be sure to sign up for Saturday night’s Paizo Preview Banquet ($15), where Paizo will show off advance copies of three hotly anticipated products: Ultimate Combat, the Jade Regent Adventure Path and a Super Secret New Product that will be debuting at the show. Plus, each attendee table will feature at least one special guest. Special room rates at the Coast Bellevue Hotel are available. Call 1-800-716-6199 and ask for the PaizoCon room block. Be sure to book by May 25, 2011 to qualify for the special rate.

“We couldn’t be more excited about PaizoCon 2011,” said Paizo Publisher Erik Mona. “Not only do we want to share our future products with our customers and messageboard community, but we are looking forward to the opportunity to game with the folks who have become the heart of Paizo Publishing: our readers.”

In addition to special guests and banquets, PaizoCon 2011 will feature the debut of four new Pathfinder Society adventures and a raft of unique gaming experiences provided by the Paizo staff and the convention’s many special guests. Keep your eye on paizo.com/paizocon for more details as they develop!

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