October events range from artistic to spooky

October 3, 2013

 Compiled by Kathryn Owczarzak   Pumpkins are turning into jack-o-lanterns, and Tucson is celebrating autumn with its own style of fall festivities. Here is a sample of some upcoming events.   All Souls workshops: Each weekend in October   Free mask and latern making workshops for participants in the All Souls Procession will run every […]

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A little slice of RinCon

October 11, 2012

By THOMAS F. JOHNSON Given that I was too dense to take interviews at RinCon, I might as well give a summary of my experiences. -It was surprising how easy it was to get in with my press credentials, and it was also surprising how many women were there. It was still mostly guys, but […]

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RinCon 2012 plays its own game

September 27, 2012

By THOMAS F. JOHNSON RinCon, Arizona’s premier gaming convention, will be returning to Tucson this year after a hiatus in 2011. Several prominent game designers will be attending, most notably James Ernest, owner of Cheapass Games and creator of “Kill Doctor Lucky,” and John Wick, who has done prominent work on the “Legend of the […]

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