Some of the Wolfpack spent Labor Day weekend with the good folks at Escape Velocity in Washington, DC. EV is an event put on by the Museum of Science Fiction. Join Papa Wolf, Thermal, and our guest, Tee Morris, as we recap the best of #EV2017 and provide some pointers on next year’s agenda.

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Show Notes:

0:00 – Intro
0:50 – Out of Band Episode means It’s a Con Recap!
2:06 – We bemoan the lack of Destiny Cosplay
2:31 – PAXWest had all the Guardians
2:41 – Fan Expo Canada, DragonCon, MAG Labs, Sacramento Anime
3:00 – #EV2017
4:08 – Lauren “Scribe” Harris
6:30 – Our out-of-band panel timing
8:00 – Massive Kudos to the Volunteers and Staff!
8:46 – The Museum Gallery was Amazing

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Tee Morris & V.I.N.CENT from The Black Hole

10:26 – V.I.N.CENT
10:32 – Find Bill Morris on Facebook
10:55 – So, how’d you break your toe?
11:41 – The Escape Room setup
12:24 – Our panel with Catherine Asaro – Next year’s Guest of Honor at Balticon
13:33 – Let’s just say Nick and Tee disagreed about something…
14:52 – The “Slightly Off Key” Panel was not only packed, it was well-prepped. Thank you, EV!
15:55 – Thanks to Outerplaces.com for reviewing our panel!
18:01 – We got MMQB’ed!
18:36 – Find @Talrog on Instagram
20:08 – We do give away prizes during our soundtrack panels
21:00 – Cas Anvar from The Expanse and Assassin’s Creed was a really cool guy
21:25 – The Electronic Skin folks, including Josh, were really smart
22:02 – The 501st Legion, The Tri-State Ghostbusters, and more
23:11 – Star Wars Robot Builders‘ Club
24:08 – Sunday’s panel on Artificial Intelligence
24:38 – Joe Haldeman intimidated Nick, and Nick admits it
26:53 – Kudos to Joe and Ann, and also all of our volunteers and staff members. They rocked!
28:07 – Magic Panel!!!
29:06 – Thermal got to SCIENCE!
29:44 – Now we wax on Convention growth, planning and feedback
31:08 – Moving locations but not calendar
34:33 – MAGFest and Katsucon are all at the Gaylord, and so are the Washington Capitals
36:18 – Signage is important, and so are guests
38:28 – Sunday didn’t have too many folks in attendance
39:12 – You could find it if you visit the nerdoutapp.com !
41:10 – Would have been cool to have an app for notifications
43:05 – Listen to Klayton’s many musical projects
43:33 – Shout out again to the team, and to Cas Anvar, and to Outer Places!
44:04 – Find EV at @museum_scifi
44:44 – “Good GD”
45:00 – Frankie Adams kicks ass as Bobby on the Expanse
46:18 – Check out our band Just Wanna Play
46:32 – Local Hero – It’s a very quirky 80’s British flick
47:52 – Alexa from NASA
48:04 – Elektra = Alexa when watching the Defenders
48:22 – Destiny 2 is coming!
49:29 – Outro

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