Four Days of Tabletop Hobby Gaming

2024 Sponsors

We'll update the list as we get folks confirmed. Check back often!

Sponsor Badge Platinum

Double Exposure Envoy Play-to-Win

Double Exposure's Envoy program provides Midwest GameFest's Play-to-Win program. It's available to all convention attendees that play a copy of our Play-to-Win games. The winner(s) receive one copy of the game that was used for this program, not a new copy. It is sponsored by one or more generous game companies that donated a copy of the Play-to-Win game to raise awareness of their products.

» Website: https://www.dexposure.com/envoy/

Sponsor Badge Platinum

Grey Fox Games

Thanks to Grey Fox Games for some wonderful product donations this year! Grey Fox publishs high-quality board games like Deception, The Bazaars of Ubar, Last Light, and Arcana Rising.

» Website: https://greyfoxgames.com

Sponsor Badge Platinum

Nord Games

Thanks to Nord Games for SWAG Bag product donations this year! Nord Games is a group of highly skilled and creative people dedicated to designing and publishing excellent gaming content. They are huge fans of Card Games, Board Games and Role Playing Games, but also enjoy creating their own material.

» Website: https://nordgamesllc.com

Sponsor Badge Platinum

ReRoll Tavern

Kansas City’s premiere Board Game Bar and Pop‑Up Venue. Featuring unlimited board gaming, endless role-playing adventures, delicious specialty drinks, and passionate staff, ReRoll Tavern is the place to connect with friends and family through the magic of cocktails, conversation, and competition! You can enjoy our 500+ board games and RPG collection all night for a $5 pay-to-play fee, or get free access with your membership.

» Website: https://www.rerolltavern.com

Sponsor Badge Platinum

Tabletop Game & Hobby

We specialize in non-electronic games, and carry a massive variety of board games, miniature games, role-playing games, classic games, gaming accessories, and more. After you’ve browsed our selection, stop by our game room. It is free to use, and it’s often host to weekly events and club meetings – including classes where you can learn to play and run games, or model and paint gaming accessories. Join us at the Table – we can’t wait to game with you!

» Website: https://tabletopgameandhobby.com

Sponsor Badge Platinum

Vignettes Pop-up Destination

Kansas City’s premiere Pop‑Up Venue. Featuring innovative creative cocktail concepts based on our favorite pop culture themes!. Vignettes is located right next to ReRoll Tavern.

» Website: https://www.vignettesbar.com

Sponsor Badge Gold

Cardboard Corner Cafe

Thanks to Cardboard Corner Cafe for sponsoring out Board Game Library this year! Cardboard Corner is where your next gaming destination awaits! Step into a world where good food and great board games collide at KC’s premier board game cafe, Cardboard Corner—now delighting visitors at two convenient locations, Overland Park and Lenexa Public Market! Ready to dive into a world of fun and games? Cardboard Corner is where good food, great games, and fantastic company come together.

» Website: https://cardboardcornerkc.com

Sponsor Badge Gold

Crypt Monkey Studios

Makers of all your tabletop gaming needs! Gaming Miniatures, Dice Towers, DM Screens and More!

» Website: https://cryptmonkeygames.com/

Sponsor Badge Gold

Czech Games Edition

Thanks to Czech Game Edition for some wonderful product donations AGAIN this year! CGE is a group of people who love board games and enjoy creating entertainment for players like we are. Back in 2006, they worked together on the first edition of Through the Ages, and decided that this was the work they want to do for a living. In 2007, CGE was founded and the first released board games under this brand were Galaxy Trucker by Vlaada Chvátil and League of Six by Vladimír Suchý. Since then, they have produced and published almost 40 games and expansions, including Codenames, Alchemists, Dungeon Lords, Tzolk'in, Last Will, Space Alert, Dungeon Petz, Tash-Kalar, and others.

» Website: https://czechgames.com/en/

Sponsor Badge Gold

Dungeon Master Minis

Special thanks to Dungeon Master Minis for providing resin 3D prints for our painting classes! DM Minis is a 3D print shop that specializes in tabletop miniatures and accessories such as dice towers, dice containers, dungeon tiles, and more. Check out their Etsy store!

» Website: https://dungeonmasterminisus.etsy.com

Sponsor Badge Gold

Dorky Dino

Dorky Dino is a shop run by artist Brandi Miller. Brandi designs cute creatures and then hand makes them into various products including charms, keychains, jewelry, dice bags, and patches. She also does original paintings and other fine arts. The main themes in Dorky Dino are all things cute and colorful, as well as references to geekery and pop culture. Many of her creations are inspired by tabletop gaming.

» Website: https://dorkydino.com

Sponsor Badge Gold

Evil Genius Games

Evil Genius Games brings you the ultimate cinematic experience in a tabletop roleplaying game! Evil Genius Games is the developer and publisher of Everyday Heroes™—the newest, modern-day, d20 Modern, 5th edition compatible tabletop roleplaying system for a wide range of officially licensed movie franchise campaigns. Designed by some of d20’s original team and based on the open-source version of the D&D 5th edition ruleset, the Everyday Heroes collection of movie games and systems is made to delight d20 and genre film franchise fans everywhere. Made up of film geeks who also love playing Dungeons & Dragons, the Evil Genius Games team blends game design expertise and modern innovation to broaden how gaming fans of all ages and experiences can engage in exciting, meaningful tabletop roleplaying adventures—all built around the core Everyday Heroes™ rulebook for ease of play. Flexible and innovative, each Cinematic Adventure in the Everyday Heroes world can be adapted for home campaigns with characters created by players from scratch, as well as adventures inspired by the film that put characters into the shoes of well-known Hollywood heroes.

» Website: https://www.evilgeniusgames.com

Sponsor Badge Gold

Jeff Stevens Games

Publishing high-end adventures for the world's greatest role-playing game. I'm Jeff Stevens - a fantasy RPG writer. I've been writing and producing RPG adventures and supplements since June 2016, publishing them on the Dungeon Masters Guild. I have my name on over 100 RPG products. I can honestly say that I love this job. I never imagined that my childhood and teenage love of RPGs would lead me to a career of writing for them!

» Website: https://www.jeffstevensgames.com/

Sponsor Badge Silver

AAW Games

AAW Games is a tabletop game publishing company run by Jonathan G. Nelson and located in Snoqualmie, WA. We produce gaming products compatible with 5th Edition, Pathfinder, Starfinder, and Savage Worlds. We run Kickstarters, make cool stuff for Fantasy Grounds, and a lot more. Adventureaweek.com is AAW Games’ core product. This award-winning website provides monthly subscribers with a steady stream of adventures and tabletop roleplaying products for D&D, Pathfinder, Starfinder, and Savage Worlds.

» Website: https://adventureaweek.com

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BiscuitTinRPG/Storytellers Forge

We create stories and mechanics. I represent Storytellers Forge who just recently funded their new campaign The Black Ballad (the same writers behind The Red Opera: Last days of the Warlock and who allowed me to add to their newest book as a writer). And I also represent my own company BiscuitTinRPG, where we specialize in mechanics and bringing role play to the front of your games. I am a AP streamer/writer/ and we recently released The First Gate: A Menagerie of Madness which has a new world to explore and a ton of new character options.

Black Ballad Trailer: https://youtu.be/qMl18HCc_FI?si=l3BztBt19oYzpWr-

First Gate Informational: https://youtu.be/V9hLieV3fQo?si=vfK4_xExeZhLMyGm

» Website: http://linktr.ee/JeffPoB

Sponsor Badge Silver

Beholders Brew

Beholders Brew sells Found Familiar coffee, roasted in Downtown Kansas City. Each coffee is themed with Dungeons and Dragons name and bag art. If you need a pickup for those long gaming sessions, come by and get a cup of coffee.

» Website: https://foundfamiliar.com?sca_ref=2696143.efgXuLMZLG

Sponsor Badge Silver

Bellwether Games

Thanks to Bellwether Games for some wonderul product donations this year! Bellwether publishes tabletop games that are engaging, accessible, quality and do something new.

» Website: https://www.facebook.com/bellwethergames

Sponsor Badge Silver

Board & Dice

Thanks again to Board & Dice for some wonderful product donations AGAIN this year! Board & Dice designs, develops, and publishes family and strategy board games. They aim to make interesting, deep and diverse games, each being a unique experience, and each sporting its own flavor and an engaging theme.

» Website: https://boardanddice.com

Sponsor Badge Silver

Brotherwise Games

Thanks to Brotherwise Games for some wonderful product donations AGAIN this year! Brotherwise Games is an independent game publisher founded by Chris and Johnny O’Neal. Brotherwise’s first game, Boss Monster was a Kickstarter hit in 2012, and the game has gone on to become one of the best selling card games in the U.S. Brotherwise Games is based in Southern California.

» Website: https://www.brotherwisegames.com

Sponsor Badge Silver

Kayenta Publishing LLC

Kayenta Games is a small but innovative company who's featured game is Obsession. A very unique theme game, set in Victorian England in the middle 1800s. Extremely popular, now ranked 64 on BBG and climbing. Dan Hallagan is sole owner, designer and publisher of Obsession.

» Website: https://www.kayentapublishing.com/

Sponsor Badge Silver

Magpie Games

Mark Diaz Truman and Marissa Kelly started Magpie Games in 2011 to bring new stories and experiences to the gaming industry that has brought so much joy to their lives. Since then, Magpie Games has grown into a dedicated team of like-minded individuals who work to produce unparalleled gaming experiences and nurture healthy and inclusive communities.

» Website: https://magpiegames.com

Sponsor Badge Silver

Total Party Kill Games

We are a Midwest fan-favorite publisher of gaming rulebooks and adventures for Dungeons & Dragons and other popular tabletop roleplaying and card games since 2010. We are also a retailer of an unparalleled selection of RPG dice and other unique accessories!

» Website: https://www.totalpartykill.games

Sponsor Badge SWAG

Capps Games

Capps Games was created in 1991 and stopped in 1995. Capps Games was built on SKILLMASTER a game with no dice but cards. Now in 2024, Capps Games returns with a variety of games using only special dice. They are 6 sided in appearance but there is no 1 nor 6. In place, there are a 0 where the 1 goes and an 8 where the six goes. Players now have the ability to roll 3-18 instead of 0-24. All thirty one games will eventually changed over to this d6 format. Currently Pax: Land of Heroes and Legends, a role playing game and Royal Blood, a card game are in production. SKILLMASTER Role playing game will return by April of this year along with its own Pantheon.

» Website: https://cappsgames.com

Sponsor Badge SWAG

Die Bad Die Games

Thanks to Die Bad Die Games for SWAG Bag product code donations this year! They are makers of Supply Chain the Card Game, an exciting game that combines rummy, Tetris, dominos, and Sim City.

» Website: https://supplychaincardgame.com

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Events for Gamers

Events for Gamers is a game industry event calendar and developer resource guide for conferences and conventions from around the world. Events include GDC, SIGGRAPH, Casual Connect, GamesBeat, Midwest GameFest, E3 Expo, PAX, Comic-Con, Computex, and hundreds of others.

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