Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 33: Level Up!, May 24 - 27, 2019 Missoula, Montana

Brittanie Boe

MisCon 33 Attending Professional

Brittanie Boe is a writer, photographer and video producer who founded Be Bold Games in 2018. Her passions include her cat Dax, her daughter Hailey, bouldering, and going on adventures to capture the perfect photos on her camera.
She writes about her perspective as a Latinx woman in gaming and is passionate about intersectional feminism as well as queer inclusion and advocacy. When she’s not tweeting she’s off in the mountains playing ukulele and singing at the top of her tiny lungs.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Fri 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Analog vs. Digital -- Gaming Edition, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: Cale Patenaude; Panelists: Brittanie Boe, Jeff Grubb, Jason A. Holt, Cale Patenaude, Greg Schneider

    Sophisticated games have existed since humans banded together more than 6,000 years ago, but in the recent decades, video games have come to the forefront. Let's discuss if video games are merely a new vehicle for a favorite pastime, or if they are poised to dominate the future of gaming & obliterate the gaming of old.

  • Break Fri 3:50 - Fri 6:00
  • panel Fri 6:00 - 6:50 PM, Gaming for the Uninitiated, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: Greg Schneider; Panelists: Brittanie Boe, Kyle Elliott (Big Kyle), Dean Keith (Vader), Greg Schneider

    If you've wanted to get into gaming, & don't know where to start, or have been previously overwhelmed when you tried, let us help you get started on your path to the dark side. We'll cover how to find a good group of people both here at MisCon & in the wider world, as well as show you what games are easier for neophyte gamers to understand & enjoy. Then we'll set you loose on the game room to find your next adventure, but with a few suggestions to ensure your success.

  • Break Fri 6:50 - Sat Noon
  • moderator Sat Noon - 12:50 PM, Level Up!, Monster Tent (1)
    Moderator: Brittanie Boe; Panelists: Casey Almas, Brittanie Boe, Erik Evjen, Greg Schneider

    Leveling up might just be the most fun you can have while gaming. But every game has a different idea of just how players should level up. Let's discuss common systems of leveling up, and what advantages and disadvantages they have.