PANELS & WORKSHOPS BY BODHANA
Looking to expand your brain while you game? Save has a FANTASTIC line-up of guests & topics to keep you informed!
RESPECTFUL CULTURAL REPRESENTATION IN GAME DESIGN
A panel discussing best practices when approaching the representation of cultural themes and depictions within tabletop game design. Featuring designers Banana Chan, Calvin Johns, Allen Turner, & Sen-Foong Lim.
A GAME CHANGING YEAR
A short discussion about how the world of COVID-19 has changed how we game and what it might mean for the future of the industry. Featuring insiders Luke Peterschmidt, Barak Blackburn, Eddy Webb, Alex Huilman, & Dixie Cochran.
SAFETY TOOLS IN GAMING
A discussion about how we can apply safety tools in all manner of gaming with Crystal Mazur, Doug Levandowski, Dixie Cochran, Sen-Foong Lim, & Travis Legge.
NEW IDEAS IN GAMING
What are the newest trends in design and what topics are at the forefront of gaming culture with designers
Barak Blackburn, Banana Chan, Eloy LaSanta, & Cynthia Miller.
TELEHEALTH & GAMING
For therapists on how to utilize technology for running Therapeutic Role Playing Groups. Topics will include Platforms, Ethics, HIPAA, and Tips & Tricks with Dr. Megan Connell, Dr. Brian Quinones, Dr. Erika Busch, & Matthew Varrette.
A discussion panel covering the importance of consent in tabletop gaming with Shanna Germain, Dr. Sarah Lynne Bowman, & Dixie Cochran.
CONSENT IN GAMING
A designer focused panel that talks about how to organize and prioritize your time, your tasks, and yourself in the world of game design. Featuring a gaggle of game designers with Luke Peterschmidt, Eddy Webb, Dixie Cochran, Sen-Foong Lim, & Pete Petrusha.
GAME DESIGN: MANAGING TIME & TASKS
Designers focusing on making games that promote accessibility and inclusivity with Eddy Webb, Cynthia Miller, & Dixie Cochran.
ACCESSIBILITY IN GAMING
A designer focused panel discussing how to go from idea to game. What steps, what barriers, what truths do you need to know with Luke Peterschmidt, Barak Blackburn, Eddy Webb, Doug Levandowski, Sen-Foong Lim, & Cynthia Miller.
GAME IDEAS & WHAT TO DO WITH THEM
A designer focused panel on how to publish in an electronic world. Topics include publishing, promotion and playtesting with Crystal Mazur, Travis Legge, Doug Levandowski, & Eloy LaSanta.
PUBLISHING ONLINE: DESIGN TO DEMOS
A discussion about how gaming can teach empathy and how we can approach design to include empathy building. Featuring Crystal Mazur, Calvin Johns, Sen-Foong Lim, Allen Turner, & Travis Legge.
EMPATHY IN GAMING