d4: Tabletop Creative Conference

d4 Tabletop Creative Conference June 5-6


d4: Tabletop Creative Conference is a two-day virtual event celebrating the design, development, discussion and discovery of tabletop games.

d4: Tabletop Creative Conference looks to bring creators from across the tabletop gaming community together for a 2-day creative conference. The event will feature live and recorded special guest speakers, covering a range of topics including:

  • Design: The creation of play patterns, artwork and graphics that elevate the gaming experience.
  • Develop: Encompassing testing and improvement of games towards publication.
  • Discuss: Marketing and media in the Tabletop game space, from podcasts to promotion and everything in between.
  • Discover: An emphasis on helping players and publishers identify emerging trends and hot new games that define the future of the hobby.


d4: Tabletop Creative Conference is a free two-day virtual event, which takes place online on June 5–6 on the Comic-Con Museum YouTube channel and Comic-Con International Discord server. Fans can watch the scheduled programming at the Comic-Con Museum YouTube Channel (no registration required!), as well as join the conversation on the Comic-Con International Discord server.

Get to the Comic-Con Museum YouTube Channel here!
Join the Comic-Con Discord Channel here!



Aspiring game designers can also submit their game ideas for our live Game Pitch Review, which will take place over Zoom. To be considered for this live segment of the virtual event, please submit your interest by June 1: http://tinyurl.com/d4gamepitchrevsignup

Want to watch the live Game Pitch Review without pitching? Register below! Those interested in watching the Game Pitch Review must register for each session they’re interested in viewing. Register for one or all–it’s your call. As viewers, you will be able to watch your selected sessions live, but your video, sound, and the chat function will be disabled.

Register now for the Game Pitch Review Sessions you’d like to view!
Watch on Saturday, 6/5, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. PDT
Watch on Saturday, 6/5, 1:00–3:00 p.m. PDT
Watch on Saturday, 6/5, 3:00–5:00 p.m. PDT

Watch on Sunday, 6/6, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. PDT
Watch on Sunday, 6/6, 1:00–3:00 p.m. PDT
Watch on Sunday, 6/6, 3:00–5:00 p.m. PDT


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