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Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club

Meeting Minutes

Aug. 6, 2019

 

I.) Old Business:

A.) Anime Midwest: No one present went. Was good apparently.

B.) Ren Faire Outing:

  1. Fun, though small crew.
  2. We’re out of tickets.
  3. Full on LARP.

C.) Gen Con: Marvel and Warhammer reveals.

D.) San Diego Comic Con happened.

1.) Phase 4 reveals.

2.) Confirmed Phase 4

  1. Black Panther 2; Namor villain
  2. Thor: Love and Thunder
  3. Loki (TV Series)
  4. Falcon and Winter Soldier
  5. Hawkeye
  6. Wanda Vision
  7. Blade; Mahersha Ali
  8. Eternals
  9. DS 2
  10. Black Widow
  11. Shang-Chi
  12. What If?
  • Modern Warfare gameplay
  • New Transformers models.
  • DC Stuff
  • SU movie

II.) New Business:

A.) Laser Quest-Rescheduled (8/10, 12 – 3 PM): 13 confirmed; could still use a few more folks!

B.) Constitution Changes: Approved

C.) Fall 2019 Semester

            1.) New Meeting Room: BIC 1435

2.) First Meeting of Fall: August 20

3) Fall Activities Fair (8/28, 10 AM – 1 PM)

D.) Ideas for Fall Activities?

            1.) Main Event? ($20 outing; club could pay half)

            2.) Volo Auto Museum? (Distant and a bit pricy)

E.) Other?

V.) News, Reviews, & Trailers

A.) Movies, TV, & Gaming

1.) Spider-Man

            a.) Amazing

            b.) Great End Credit Scene

            c.) Skrull Helpful Aliens

            d.) JJJ good replacement to Stan Lee Cameos

            e.) Good Villain

            f.) More Jake Gyllenhal!

2.) Fire Emblem 3 Houses: Really fun

3.) Smash Brothers DLC: The Hero (Broken)

4.) The Boys: Weird Show

5.) Wolfenstein: Weird Game, but Fun?

  • News?
    • Kyoto Animation
    • Burt Ward, Brandon Rousch, and Kevin Conroy in Arrowverse Crossover
    • Absolut Carnage; Release tomorrow
    • Metal Wolf Chaos XD release today
    • Street Fighter Five update
    • Lots of deaths

C.) Trailers:

  • Jay & Silent Bob Reboot
  • Teen Titans GO! Vs Teen Titans
  • Watchmen
  • Flash (season 6)

V.) Gaming: Mortal Kombat

 

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Next Meeting: August 6

Our next club meeting will be on Tuesday, August 6 in BIC 1437 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM.  On the agenda:

I.) Any New Faces?

II.) Old Business:

A.) Anime Midwest

B.) Ren Faire Outing

C.) Gen Con

D.) Other?

III.) New Business:

A.) Laser Quest-Rescheduled (8/10)

B.) Constitution Changes

C.) Fall 2019 Semester

1.) New Meeting Room

2.) Fall Activities Fair (8/30, 10 AM – 1 PM)

D.) Ideas for Fall Activities?

E.) Other?

IV.) News, Reviews, & Trailers

A.) Movies, TV, & Gaming

1.) Spider-Man

2.) Other?

B.) News?

C.) Trailers

V.) Gaming: TBA

Meeting Minutes for July 2, 2019

Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club

Meeting Minutes

July 2, 2019

 

I.) Old Business:

A.) E3 News:

1.) Keanu Reeves

2.) Breath of the Wild 2

3.) DragonQuest Hero and Banjo-Kazooie

B.) Other?

II.) New/Upcoming Business:

A.) Spider-Man: Far From Home—7:40 PM show (7/02)

B.) Laser Quest Outing (7/13, 12:30 – 3:00 PM):

1.) Have 9 players thus far; still need about 6 – 7 more!

2.) Cost is $20 per player, but if we get more, the price goes down!

3.) Friends, relatives, etc. of members are welcome!

C.) Ren Faire Outing (7/27, 9 AM – 4 PM):

1.) Still have tickets left—see Doc

2.) Carpooling—will leave COD at 9 AM

D.) August Sponsored Movie?  None: Saving for October

E.) Membership Dues Changes for 2019 – 2020

            1.) Active Fall and Spring: $10 (can pay all in Fall or ½ Fall, ½ Spring)

            2.) Active Only Spring: $5

            3.) Inactive Fall and Spring: $15

            4.) Inactive Only Spring: $10

5.) Inactive means can’t attend meeting or events, but still sees movies

F.) Other?

1.) 50th Moon Landing Anniversary Event: July 20 5:30PM

2.) Saluki Con 2019 September 27/28 Southern Illinois University Carbondale (can promote CODCON there!)

III.) News, Reviews,& Trailers:

A.) Movie/TV Reviews:

1.) Dark Phoenix

            a.) Bad

            b.) Forced Finale

2.) MIB International

            a.) Thor Alternate Universe

            b.) Good International

            c.) Pretty Molly

3.) Toy Story 4

            a.) Was Toy Story 4

            b.) Should have stopped at 3

4.) Child’s Play (Remake): Trying too hard

5.) Good Omens:

            a.)David Tennant: Beautiful–Perfect Person to play Crowley

b.) No sequel!

B.) News

            1.) Anime Midwest July 5/6/7

            2.) Batman getting a Star on the Walk of Fame

            3.) JJ Abrams making Spiderman Comic

C.) Trailers

1.) Halo Infinite

2.) Breath of the Wild 2

3.) Super Smash: DragonQuest Hero and Banjo-Kazooie

IV.) After-Meeting Games: None

July Club Meeting

The July meeting of the Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club will be on Tuesday, July 2 in BIC 1437 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM.  On the agenda:

I.) Old Business:

II.) New/Upcoming Business:

A.) Spider-Man: Far From Home—7:40 PM show (7/02)

B.) Laser Quest Outing (7/13, 12:30 – 3:00 PM)

C.) Ren Faire Outing (7/27, 9 AM – 4 PM)

D.) August Sponsored Movie?

E.) Membership Dues Changes for 2019 – 2020

F.) Other?

III.) News, Reviews,& Trailers:

A.) Movie Reviews:

1.) Dark Phoenix

2.) MIB International

3.) Others?

B.) Upcoming News

C.) Trailers

IV.) After-Meeting Games: TBA

Meeting Minutes for June 4

Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club

Meeting Minutes

June 3, 2019

 

I.) New Faces?  None 

II) Old Business:

A.) ACEN: No report

B.) Club Anniversary Party: Not as well attended as we hoped, but was still fun

C.) Other?

III.) New Business:

A.) June and July Movies:

1.) Dark Phoenix (June 6 & 7)

          a.) Thursday: 7 PM

          b.) Friday: 2:25 PM? (Checking later for updated times)

2.) Spider-Man: Far from Home (July 1 & 2): Showtime’s TBA

B.) Summer Events:

1.) Laser Tag (Sat., July 13, 12 – 3 PM)

2.) Ren Faire Outing (Sat., July 27, 9 AM – ?)

3.) Other ideas?

C.) Other Business?

IV.) News and Views

A.) Movie Reviews:

1.) Detective Pikachu: Adorable and Highly Regarded

2.) Brightburn

          a.) 6.5/10 (Alright); Evil Superman (too rushed)

3.) Aladdin: Danielle thought it was good

4.) Godzilla

          a.) Amazing—met expectations (lots of monster fights)

          b.) Too long 6/10

5.) Others?

B.) TV: What should we be watching now, and why?

          Swamp Thing

          Good Omens

C.) News and Trailers

          1.) Sonic pushed back to 2020

2.) The Tick canceled

3.) Robert Pattinson will be Batman

4.) Spongebob spinoff Kamp Koral

5.) Trailers:

a.) Jurassic World Cretaceous

b.) Joker

c.) Terminator: Dark Fate

V.) After-Meeting Gaming: Batman FLUXX, Smash Bros.?

 

June Club Meeting

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club will meet on Tuesday, June 4 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in BIC 1437.  On the agenda:

I.) New Faces?

I.) Old Business:

A.) ACEN

B.) Club Anniversary Party

C.) Other?

II.) New Business:

A.) June and July Movies:

1.) Dark Phoenix (June 6 & &)

2.) MIB International (June 13 & 14)

3.) Spider-Man: Far from Home (July 1 & 2)

B.) Summer Events:

1.) Laser Tag (Sat., July 13, 12 – 3 PM)

2.) Ren Faire Outing (Sat., July 27, 9 AM – ?)

3.) Other ideas?

C.) Other Business?

III.) News and Views

A.) Movie Reviews:

1.) Detective Pikachu

2.) Brightburn

3.) Aladdin

4.) Others?

B.) TV: What should we be watching now, and why?

C.) News and Trailers

IV.) After-Meeting Gaming: TBA

 

Club Meeting Minutes for May 7, 2019

I.) No New Faces  : (

II.) Old Business:

A.) April GameDay (4/30)

1.) Was fun

2.) Was rainy – possibly reason for lack of attendance

3.) No food, sadly

B.) Student Life Celebration (05/03)

1.) Good, lots of food

2.) Joel – Outstanding President

3.) Doc – Spirit of Student Life (25 years’ advisor)

4.) Photo Machine not work

III.) New Business:

A.) Detective Pikachu Showings (Cinemark Seven Bridges)

1.) Thursday, May 9, 7:00 PM

2.) Friday, May 10, 4:40 PM—See Danielle for Tickets at theater

B.) 25th Anniversary Party (Sat., May 25, 12 – 6 PM, Student Lounge)

1.) Pizza and cake!

2.) Plenty of gaming as well

C.) Summer Meeting Dates/Location

            1.) First Tuesday of the month BIC 1437

            a.) June 4

            b.) July 2

            c.) August 6

2.) Cosplay doesn’t meet over summer

D.) Reports:

1.) CosPlay Group: Pizza tomorrow!

2.) Advisor: No report

E.) Elections for 2019 – 2020 Officers

                        President: Riley

                        Vice President: Zal

                        Secretary: Danielle

                        Officer at Large: Leo

                        Social Media Manager: Blue

Big Thanks to Outgoing Officers for a Job Well Done!!!

IV.) Reviews, News, and Trailers (and Pizza/Snacks!)

A.) Reviews:

1.) Avengers: Endgame: All the love. Lots of tears.

2.) GoT—Battle of Winterfell:

a.) Jon Snow knows nothing about defending a castle (Anya for the win!)

b.) Starbucks in Westeros

3.) Gotham Series Finale: Little underwhelming, needed more build up/payoff

4.) Other?

B.) News?

            1.) ACEN Next weekend (5/17 – 19, Rosemont)

            2.) Mortal Combat 11 supposed to be quite good

C.) Trailers:

1.) Sonic (TEETH!)

2.) Spider-Man (ENDGAME SPOILERS!)

 

V.) After-Meeting Games: Marvel Munchkin

Last Meeting of the Semester!

Our last meeting of the semester will be on Tuesday, May 7 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in BIC 1437.  On the agenda:

I.) Any New Faces?

II.) Old Business:

A.) April GameDay (4/30)

B.) Student Life Celebration (05/03)

C.) Other?

III.) New Business:

A.) Detective Pikachu Showings (Cinemark Seven Bridges)

1.) Thursday, May 9, 7:00 PM

2.) Friday, May 10, 4:40 PM

B.) 25th Anniversary Party (Sat., May 25, 12 – 6 PM, Student Lounge)

C.) Summer Meeting Dates/Location

D.) Reports:

1.) CosPlay Group

2.) Advisor

E.) Elections for 2019 – 2020 Officers

IV.) Reviews, News, and Trailers (and Pizza/Snacks!)

A.) Reviews:

1.) Avengers: Endgame

2.) GoT—Battle of Winterfell

3.) Gotham Series Finale

4.) Other?

B.) News?

C.) Trailers

V.) After-Meeting Games: TBA

Club Meeting Minutes for April 16, 2019

Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club

Meeting Minutes for April 16, 2019

I.) Welcome, New Faces!: Jorge (Daggers High)

II.) Old Business:

A.) D&D day (4/04): Two campaigns started up, people had fun. More D&D days wanted.

B.) 2K Tournament Event (4/10): Not enough people, scattered equipment = weird/unsuccessful

C.) CODCON (4/12 – 14): Despite the snow, overall quite successful!

D.) Other?

1.) Star Wars Celebration—no report

III.) New/Upcoming Business:

A.) D&D Day (4/18, 2 – 6 PM, BIC 1429)

B.) Avengers: Endgame

1.) Thursday, 4/25, 8:00 PM – See Riley for tickets.  Arrive by 7 PM

2.) Friday, 4/26, 5:20 PM – See Doc for tickets.  Arrive by 5 PM

C.) Game Day (Tuesday 4/30, 2 – 7 PM, SSC 3245): Need folks to attend and run games!

D.) May Movie to Sponsor: Detective Pikachu (5/10)—show times to follow

E.) Nominations for 2019 – 2020 Officers

1.) President: Riley, Leo

2.) Vice President: Blue, Zal

3.) Secretary: Leo

4.) Officer at Large: Danielle

5.) Social Media Director: Blue, Danielle

F.) Reports:

1.) CosPlay: “We Survived Maid Café” Party on 4/17

2.) Advisor: Nothing

 IV.) Reviews, News, and Trailers

A.) Reviews

1.) Shazam-Overall, a good movie

2.) Game of Thrones-Good transitional episode

3.) Others?

B.) News

            1.) Overwatch Archives Event
C.) Trailers

            1.) Star Wars: Episode IX

            2.) Star Wars: The Clone Wars

            3.) The Mandolorian

            4.) Jedi Fallen Order

5.) Joker

V.) After-Meeting Gaming: Daggers High, etc.

Next Club Meeting: April 16

Our next club meeting will be on Tuesday, April 16 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in BIC 1437.  On the agenda:

I.) Welcome, New Faces!

II.) Old Business:

A.) D&D day (4/04)

B.) 2K Tournament Event (4/10)

C.) CODCON (4/12 – 14)

D.) Other?

III.) New/Upcoming Business:

A.) D&D Day (4/18, 2 – 6 PM, BIC 1429)

B.) Avengers: Endgame

1.) Thursday, 4/25, 8:00 PM

2.) Friday, 4/26, 5:20 PM

C.) Game Day (4/30, 2 – 7 PM, SSC 3245)

D.) May Movie to Sponsor

1.) Detective Pikachu (5/10)

2.) Ad Astra (5/24)

3.) Brightburn (5/24)

4.) Godzilla, King of the Monsters (5/31)

E.) Nominations for 2019 – 2020 Officers

F.) Reports:

1.) CosPlay

2.) Advisor

IV.) Reviews, News, and Trailers

A.) Reviews

1.) Shazam

2.) Others?

B.) News

C.) Trailers

V.) After-Meeting Gaming