Meeting Minutes for Oct. 6
Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Gaming Club Meeting Minutes
October 6, 2015
I.) Welcome new faces!
Monica – heard from Alyssa
II.) Past Events:
1.) Hotel Transylvania II- ridiculously adorable
2.) The Martian- It was REALLY good. Matt Damien is really funny.
3.) Man from UNCLE- Good, not great; many sexual jokes, dry humor.
1.) Dr. Who- Sonic Sunglasses -_- Besides that, very good. Love Missy!
2.) Gotham- Young Joker is really great, needs to grow up and play the Joker!
3.) Agents of SHIELD – Varied opinions. Don’t like the Inhumans aspect.
4.) Once Upon a Time- Better than last season. One moment just way too Disney, even for this show.
5.) Limitless- based on Limitless. Guy takes a pill to increase mental capacity. Not so good at this point
6.) Blindspot- So far disappointing
C.) Open House- Lot of people interested but most were still in high schools. We stole a table so we had 2!
D.) Game Day- Fun was had by all!
E.) Laps for the Chaps- We were featured on the Courier TV. People had fun and we definitely came in last! Good job, team!
F.) Conception 2015: 110-125 attendees. Pathfinder was fairly unorganized. New virtual reality game called Artimis. People enjoyed it but never let TJ run the helm. The guy running this wants to bring it to CODCon
G.) Game Day at Itasca Library- Lots of fun. Very vicious game of Munchkin.
III.) Upcoming Events:
1.) 40th Anniversary of Monty Python & the Holy Grail: Wed., Oct. 14, 7:30 PM, Seven Bridges- Not sponsoring, people can go see it together if they want.
2.) The Witch Hunter- Once again, not sponsoring, but people can still see it together.
4.) Legends of Tomorrow- Coming out 2016
5.) Lucifer- Lucifer stops wanting to rule hell and teams up with a cop?
B.) MagicQuest at Adventure Realm: Sat., Oct. 24, 12 – 3 PM? LARP combined with Laser Quest. This is a tentative date. Looking for a minimum of 10 people wanting and able to play.
C.) Next weekend is Homecoming! Bubble Soccer is on October 17th. Sign up on ChapLife!
- IV)Other Stuff:
A.) CosPlay Report- No one here! Didn’t do as well at the bake sale as hoping. “Not failing miserably”
B.) Advisor’s Report
1.) Next Monday, Walking Dead Psychology book signing. Flyer does not say how much the book is, but it is around $9 on Amazon and Barnes and Noble.
2.) Tuesday the 13th is Day of Action and Fall Pumpkin Party. They’re looking to collect old video games and consoles in good condition. Goes from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
3.) COD Cares game day. We have settled on November 21st from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
4.) The next sponsored con is Stuffed COWS/WolfCon. Two cons (possibly 3), one gaming weekend!
C.) Inter-Club Activities
1.) Psychology of Games. Met up with the other groups, it was interesting. We will be helping with promotion and completely taking care of catering. Other clubs in charge of promotion, popcorn Wednesday, and renting a popcorn machine for the day. The cost of renting the room will be divided between clubs. Another meeting will happen the week before the event.
2.) Philosophy Club invited us to come to their Oct. 20 event—discussing The Matrix.
1.) Still very early, but time to start advertising!
2.) Consider whether you’d like to run an event.
E.) Random Rants and Gossip
1.) Wednesday the 28th from 11-1 p.m. there’s a Halloween party by Alter Ego with a costume contest and a Cosplay costume party 2:30-4:30 p.m. in BIC 2818.
2.) Open Mic every Wednesday 12-2 p.m.
V.) After-Meeting Games: Car Wars