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ID: SEM1238039
Web site: http://registration.gencon.com/
Email: None available
Category: Seminar
Rules: Game system not specified
Cost: $0.00
Duration: 1 hour
Host: Steve Kenson (Industry Insider Guests of Honor)
Age requirement: Everyone (6+)
Experience requirement: None (You've never played before)
Are materials provided: No
Location: Indiana Convention Center, room 210
Tickets: 83 out of 100 are available (as of 1:30 AM Saturday August 25th, 2012, but this information may be out of date.)
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Time slot: Fri Aug 17 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event added: Mon Jun 4 12:30 pm

Do pagan gamers (& designers) have a responsibility to see their spirituality handled respectfully in a gaming context or are they 'just games'? A talk on the how pagan & gaming inform each other. The American neo-pagan culture has grown up alongside the tabletop gaming hobby and there's considerable overlap between modern pagans and gamers. To what degree have pagan and gaming cultures informed each other, and to what degree do they still? Do pagan gamers (and game designers) have a responsibility to see their spirituality handled respectfully in a gaming context or are they 'just games'?

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