Re: Thank you!
- --- In Unity_Games@yahoogroups.com, "pldr" wrote:
>And so have you, Pete!
> I think Mark and Dave have raised some interesting points.
> It was breathtaking to walk into the main hall and see the sheerI had hoped to be among those multitudes this year, but couldn't get away (from DC area, where I now live). I'll put UG XX on my calendar as soon as the date is set.
> multitudes of gamers ...
I too have mixed feelings about the number of people attending. It's great to know that more people discovering this wonderful hobby. It's even better to know that the culture of being willing to teach games remains strong.
But, like many other UGers, I am uncomfortable in crowds.
>That sometimes happens. It depends on how noisy or shiny the nearby games and people are.
> Once we grab a table and start playing, we tune out
> the rest of the room...
>I suspect that it is, but maybe not as much as another factor:
> I also wonder if nostalgia is playing a role here
> no more than 150 or soIs Pete's statement about the early size of a certain other convention. Hey, that's Dunbar's number:
Anyway, congrats to Adam and others for making the event scale so well. I hope to see it for myself next year!