[CONVENTION] OASIS 21 / WiPoU 2008 - Memorial Day Weekend

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[CONVENTION] OASIS 21 / WiPoU 2008 - Memorial Day Weekend

Postby GerryR88 » Wed Apr 09, 2008 6:02 pm

Thursday, May 22, 2008 through Sunday, May 25, 2008
Orlando, Florida
http://www.oasfis.org/oasis (general convention website)
http://www.warhorn.net/oasis21 (gaming pre-registration)

Convention is being hosted by OASFiS (Orlando Area Science Fiction Society)
Gaming will be presented by FRAG-Orlando (Florida Roleplayers' Association of Gamers)

A celebration of science fiction and fantasy including panel discussions, masquerade, video room, art show and auction, charity auction, dealer's room, filking, trivia contest, fannish craziness ……… and of course gaming!!!

A wide range of gaming including several premiere events are available for your enjoyment. So whether you are a novice or seasoned player of one of the available various campaigns or events, there is a game just waiting for you! All you have to do is create or bring your character, role some dice and have fun!


Living Greyhawk (Featuring the last ever Weekend in the Principality of Ulek!!)
SHE8-01 Severance
ULP8-01 Words of Wisdom
ULP8-02 Sundered Bonds
ULP8-03 Mind of a Spyder ***Premier***
ULP8-04 Serious Inquiries Only ***Premier***
ULP8-05 Find My Dad ***Premier***
ULP8-INT02 Shards of Shattered Darkness ***Special Event***
COR7-07 Storm Harvest
COR8-01 Machinations
COR8-02 Raiders of the Chaos Fields
COR8-03 Aspirations
COR8-04 Bridge Over Svartjet
COR8-05 Pyre of the Righteous

Legends of the Shining Jewel
LSJXX Wind's Inheritence ***Premier***
LSJXX Mind’s Eye ***Premier***
And More.....

Dave Arneson's Blackmoor: MMRPG
DAB Episode 75: A Teacher's Pet
DAB Episode 76: Rememberence Day
DAB Episode 77: Leaving the Nest
DAB Episode 79: As the Season's Change
DAB Episode 81: Confectionary King II

Dungeons & Dragons Delve
Shadowrun Missions (SRM4)
Battered Swords and Broken Shields Demos
Plus Pick-up games by John Fast for D&D v3.5, World of Darkness, and more…

In addition to these events, many Year #7 (2007) Principality of Ulek regional scenarios and introductory scenarios, along with all currently available Legends of the Shining Jewel & Dave Arneson's Blackmoor: MMRPG scenarios will be available for play during Midnight Madness on Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights.

Admission to OASIS 20 is $30 until 4/30/2008 & $35 at the door. To register online for the convention please visit http://www.oasfis.org/oasis/reg-form-1.php.
To register for gaming at OASIS 20, please visit http://www.warhorn.net/oasis20 . Once your payment has been received by OASFiS, you will be cleared to sign up for your gaming desires at http://www.warhorn.net/oasis20.

If you have any questions please contact Gerry Ruiz (gerryr88{at}gmail{dot}com).

Sheraton Orlando Downtown
60 S Ivanhoe Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 425-4455
(800) 327-0363
Sheraton Orlando Downtown

Mention OASIS to receive a special room rate of $98 per night for a single-quad, but only until 4/30/2008.


Slot 1: Thursday, May 22 7 PM – 11 PM
Slot 2: Thursday, May 22 11 PM – 3 AM (Midnight Madness)
Slot 3: Friday, May 23 9 AM – 1 PM
Slot 4: Friday, May 23 2 PM – 6 PM
Slot 5: Friday, May 23 7 PM – 11 PM
Slot 6: Friday, May 23 11 AM – 3 AM (Midnight Madness)
Slot 7: Saturday, May 24 9 AM – 1 PM
Slot 8: Saturday, May 24 2 PM – 6 PM
Slot 9: Saturday, May 24 7 PM – 11 PM
Slot 10: Saturday, May 24 11 AM – 3 AM (Midnight Madness)
Slot 11: Sunday, May 25 9 AM – 1 PM
Slot 12:Sunday, May 25 2 PM – 6 PM

To volunteer to judge or for additional details, please contact Dawn Reed (dawnreed777{at}bellsouth{dot}net).
NOTE: If you volunteer to judge four or more slots, weekend membership to the convention will be provided at no cost to you.

Also, please make sure to check out other FRAG sponsored conventions and gamedays, such as Florida Fall Fantasy (Coming Soon on November 2008 – Veteran’s Day Weekend), and FRAGCon (Every Third Sunday of the month).

Happy Gaming,


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Oasis 21 Newsflash! (Hotel, Art Show, Volunteers, Rates)

Postby GerryR88 » Wed Apr 30, 2008 6:33 pm

Greetings Fellow Gamers!!

Just wanted to pass on to you all a few announcements regarding OASIS 21.

The deadline for the discounted hotel rate has been extended thru Sunday, May 4th! If you have not made your reservation or previously had difficulty, please call:

Sheraton Orlando Downtown
60 S Ivanhoe Blvd
Orlando, FL 32804
407-425-4455 or 800-325-3535
(Be sure to mention OASIS for that great, cheap $98/night room rate!)
http://oasfis.org/oasis/hotel.php for more information.
May 23-25, 2008

Art Show space is still available. Please see: http://oasfis.org/oasis/artists.php or e-mail: artshow@2webbedfeet.net

We are looking for volunteers to help with Oasis 21. We need assistance during Art Show setup Thursday evening, during the convention in all areas, and assistance with teardown Sunday after the convention. Volunteers will get prizes such previous con T-Shirts. In addition, they will eligible for a raffle for an autographed book from either David Gerrold and John Scalzi. Prizes for the volunteers will be distributed at the Dead Dog party on Sunday evening. You do not need to be present at the Dead Dog to win. Please contact Pat Sims at roger.sims@att.net if you would like to volunteer.

Remember today, April 30th is the last day for the $30 3-day Rate. The rate rises to $35 on May 1st. To register and pay on-line with PayPal or your Credit Card, please go to: http://oasfis.org/oasis/reg-form-1.php

If you haven't signed-up for games, please do so at http://www.warhorn.net/oasis21

If you are interested in volunteering as a judge, please contact Dawn Reed at dawnreed777 {at} bellsouth {dot} net.

We look forward to seeing all of you there!!


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