Meeting Minutes for Feb. 5
Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club
Meeting Minutes for Feb. 5, 2019
I.) Greetings to New Attendees!
George, Sean, Katelyn, Rob
II.) Old Business:
A.) Polar Vortex Gaming Con2019: Well attended, though they’ll be moving off-site henceforth
B.) Winter Game Day: Went well, despite having to end early due to Polar Vortex
C.) Student Life Activities Fair: Rescheduled to Wed., Feb. 13 due to Polar Vortex
III.) New Business:
A.) Sponsored Movie: Lego Movie II; Cinemark Seven Bridges, Woodridge
1.) Thursday Evening (2/07): 7:25 PM (Danielle or Leo will have tickets)
2.) Friday Matinee (2/08): 3:20 PM (Doc will have tickets)
3.) We need at least 6 people for each show or we’ll have to cancel that show
B.) Winter Laser Quest: Sat., Feb. 9, 12:15 – 3:00 PM, Laser Quest Downers Grove
1.) Three Games to ourselves and pizza/pop
2.) $20 per person unless we get more than 20 players, then costs go down
3.) You do not need to be a member to participate—bring a friend/sibling/etc.
4.) Need 5 – 6 more people to attend; confirm with Doc ASAP
C.) Renaissance Fair Tickets for Summer 2019
1.) We’ll be ordering 50 of them; they’re good for the entire summer.
2.) $10.00 for members, $15.00 for nonmembers
3.) We’ll probably be going as a group the last weekend of July
1.) CosPlay Club: Meeting tomorrow @2:30pm in BIC 2465
2.) Advisor: New club awards coming
1.) We’ll need helpers for our table at the Activities Fair next Wednesday (SSC Atrium, 10 AM – 1 PM); contact Doc if you can help!
2.) We’re one form away from our free pizza and snacks award from Student Life!
IV.) CODCON XXIV:
- Video Game Room is shaping up; other usual events filling in
- Artist Alley is fully booked!
- You can still submit an event if you wish through the website!
- We have flyers you can take to game stores or send to friends
- Like our CODCON Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/codconfish) and share it with your friends! Tell others through other social media you use!
- Finalizing food vendor details
- Starting next meeting: Volunteer Sheets!
V.) News and Views
A.) Movie/TV Reviews
1.) SpiderVerse: Considered great Spiderman Movie
2.) Aquaman: Mixed reviews, overall quite good
3.) Dr. Who New Year’s Special: Doc liked it (Daleks!)
4.) January Movies?
a.) Glass: It was an overall good movie.
b.) Dragonball Broly: Enjoyed it
c.) Bumblebee: Good movie (best since ‘80s Transformers)
a.) The Kid Who Would Be King: Good movie for kids
b.) Lego Villains Video Game: One of the better Lego games.
c.) Kingdom Hearts 3: Really, really good.
d.) Arrowverse Elseworlds: Meh, but good Batwoman and ‘90s Flash
1.) Mortal Kombat XI Reveal
2.) Jumpforce Trailer
3’) Birds of Prey Teaser
4.) Avengers: Endgame trailer
VI.) After-Meeting Games: Pandemic, Munchkin Treasure, etc.
NEXT MEETING: Tuesday, Feb. 19, BIC 1437, 3:00 – 4:30 PM