Who's Yer Gamers is proud to announce the 9th annual Who's Yer Con will be hosted again at the Wyndham Indianapolis West hotel on March 31 - April 2, 2017! Make sure you Sign In to pre-register for a badge, submit events you'd like to GM, and (soon) reserve a seat at your favorite games!
Here's a list of things you can do at Who's Yer Con 2017 "Your Adventure Awaits" All events are free to convention attendees (with the exception of some Crafting courses which may have nominal material fees)!!
Friday and Saturday 11am-3pm, supports the Indiana Blood Center. IBC needs donations, and you could help save a life. Sign up at their table onsite.
If you have some spare time, stop by the Volunteer Desk and we'll probably be able to use some help! Volunteering can get you access to the Hospitality Suite, and has other tangible benefits!
We have just over 3400 square feet of space with empty tables available for general use! Bring your gaming group together at the con to play a special session, or invite someone you just met to join you in playing a favorite game! Borrow a game from our Games Library and settle down in this space to play! Open gaming is available throughout the entire convention.
We have vendors selling games, minis, clothing, t-shirts, jewelry, soaps, pillows, hand-made crafts, books and more for you to visit! Stop by and get a gift for yourself or a friend!
Vendor Hall Hours:
Fri 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Sat 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sun 10:00am - 3:00pm
Borrow a game and play in our Open Gaming area! Play with friends or invite someone new to join you!
Game Library Hours:
Fri: 1pm-12am (overnight check out available)
Sat: 10am-12am (overnight check out available)
Sun: 9am-2pm (last game checkout 12pm)
Play to Win
Stop by the Games Library and ask about our "Play to Win" game titles. Borrow a copy of the listed games and play it, and you will be entered to win a copy at the convention!
Grow a Gamer/Motley Kids
Intended for children and tweens, this room will have some toys and and special events for young people to burn off some energy, while their guardians can sit nearby and play a game at provided tables. Young people MUST be supervised at all times by their parent/guardian! This is NOT a babysitting service.
Fri 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
Sun 10:00am - 2:00pm
In this spaceship bridge simulator, teams of six players coordinate from their individual stations to explore space and combat enemies. You can be the ship captain, or work the engineering, navigation, communications, weapons, or science stations!
Social Deduction Room
Hosted by Double Exposure/Envoy. Join games of Ultimate Werewolf, One Night Ultimate Werewolf, The Resistance, and Coup. Game demos provided by Envoy Heralds.
The contest is on Saturday from 1pm noon - 4pm, and there are multiple prize categories (including one for kids)! Wear your favorite outfit from your favorite fandom and maybe you'll win! Even if you don't want to enter the contest, costumes are welcome at WYC.
Crafts and Special Programming
For the first time we are offering a variety of non-gaming programming, including yoga, knitting, cake decoration, and painting. Some courses may require a materials fee, to be paid to the instructor on site.
See the program for a listing of scheduled board games, RPGs, card games, miniatures games, LARPs, and more.
Learn about our sponsors! Get information about other local conventions and organizations!
Need a quick bite between games? Take advantage of the hotel run concession stand in the halls! Sales of food at this location help offset convention costs, helping WYG throw this FREE convention!
Learn a New Game
Both the Games Library and the Modern Gaming 101 areas will be staffed by volunteers that can help you select a new game to learn that matches things you like! OR find an open seat at one of our scheduled events and try out something totally new.
The INDYpendent Show - Sunday Only
The INDYpendent Show is a place where people can learn and interact with local artists, comic creators, and more. Great for all ages and skill levels!
WYC is holding a silent auction again this year with lots of games and other items up for grabs! Proceeds will benefit the Who's Yer Gamers mission to promote free and low-cost hobby gaming opportunities throughout Indiana. See the official convention program for details.
Modern Gaming 101
As part of the Who's Yer Gamers Mission, this area is set up as an introduction to some of the more casual, "gateway" games which are easy to learn and some fan favorites! Details can be seen on the schedule (or you can register for seats by logging in and visiting the event catalog) and using the search box under Event / Info to filter for "modern gaming 101".
Family Time Games Tournament Room (Friday and Saturday Only)
Located in Golden Ballroom 6, #FTGIndy will be hosting X-Wing, Star Wars Destiny, Friday Night Magic (Draft) and more! Be sure to check them out.