The first annual FanQuest has come and gone, and if you weren’t able to make it out to the U of W this past weekend, boy did you miss out! Some highlights of the con include the LARPs season two screening with live commentary, the Great White North chiptune showcase, Beer & Board Games Live, DnD Improv, and so much more!
In addition to all the awesome programming and events taking place in and around FanQuest, there was a whole lotta podcasting going on! Here’s a rundown of all the shows recording and streaming from FanQuest:
Capt. Fizz & That Masked Guy – These guys were among our earliest backers on Kickstarter, and they used their creator table to podcast all weekend long, interviewing various FanQuest attendees, vendors and guests. The full episode list is here.
Digital Fiasco – hosts Dandr0id and Jack McBastard were podcasting from their FanQuest booth, discussing the latest in video game news. Check out the episode here.
Infinity +1 – Jason Dueck was at the Geekdom House table interviewing passers-by, asking them what their favorite Star Wars moment was. The episode finishes up with a great interview with FanQuest guest D.C. Douglas.
Super Gamer – Host Mark McAvoy was video live streaming on Saturday, sitting down with FanQuest guests LARPs, among many others. Check out that interview below and find the rest at supergamerpodcast.com.
Of course, Winnipeg’s amazing cosplay community came out to FanQuest in full force, and local photographers took advantage of some of the U of W’s unique architechture for some great cosplay shots! Check out the storify below and visit the IVR Photo, Melissa Keetin Photography, and Half Light Photography feeds for more awesome shots.