At the Morristown Hyatt & Conference Center in Morristown, New Jersey
Master Schedule Page for METATOPIA 2014Updated 11/2/14 at 1:00PM
METATOPIA Event Registration works slightly differently from other Double Exposure events. While there are no advancement rounds, some of the events are red to start with because they are "invitation only". This does NOT mean that you are completely excluded from playing in them, only that you need to be invited. So when you send an eMail to us, you may ask to be included in those events. We will probably call you and discuss your choices with you.
All non-panel events are classified as one of three different levels of Playtest:
[FOCUS GROUP]: The game is still in the concept stage and players should be expecting to discuss ideas and opinions about how the game should be created, but not actually test much.
[ALPHA TEST]: The game is in early development and not quite ready to play from beginning to end. Players should be expecting to play parts of the game, and perhaps replay those parts or focus on one section of the rules at a time.
[BETA TEST]: The game is in late development and is ready to be played all the way through. Players should be expecting to give feedback and criticism about the game while playing it.
If an event is tagged by the phrase "[NDA REQUIRED]", the Designer has asked that details about his/her game design be kept quiet. The Designer may ask players to sign an actual NDA form, or to just verbally promise not to discuss the game after the playtest.
PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR PHONE NUMBER(S) IN YOUR EMAIL SO WE CAN REACH YOU IF NECESSARY!
So send eMail with the events you would LIKE to play in, whether you are a Designer, a Helper or a Player. We will do our best to match you up with the events that you are interested in. There WILL be a Big Board at METATOPIA, and any seats which are not filled in advance CAN be filled at the convention.
You are also allowed to submit a second and third choice for events in the same time slot, which will save us time in negotiating what you can get into if your primary choice is filled already. Just make it clear what is an alternate choice so we can enter things quickly.
Also, PLEASE note "D" events (panels and seminars) along with others - it is important that we track interest in the various panels, and that we know where you have holes in your schedule.
Send your reservation eMail to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You may ONLY reserve seats in METATOPIA 2014 events if you are pre-registered. Click here to pre-register for METATOPIA 2014 if you have not already done so.
We will reply within 24 hours with a confirmation that your requests were received. If you do NOT get a confirmation, assume that your codes are NOT received and try again. Note that you MUST include a valid eMail reply-to address for us to reach you to confirm!
Click here for the MASTER INDEX OF EVENTS
Click here for the COMPLETE SCHEDULE OF ALL 498 EVENTS
Click here for the LARP (Live Action Role Playing) SCHEDULE
Click here for the ROLE PLAYING & STORY GAME SCHEDULE
Click here for the BOARD & CARD GAMING SCHEDULE
Click here for the PANELS, SEMINARS & SPECIAL EVENTS SCHEDULE
For further information, click here to send eMail.