I'm setting up to submit a miniatures game; I understand the policy with respect to table size, but is there a standard amount of set-up and tear down time built into the planning, or do I need to request it specially?
Set up time?
Posted by rsdean
Posted by derekguder
There is no standard, so if you specifically need setup and breakdown time, make sure to request it.
Generally, when placing events I try to give an hour gap between events not submitted by the same group or company, but there's no guarantee, so it's always a good idea to call out specific needs.
Gen Con LLC
Posted by garhkal
If anything, set it up at a friends house, and have him time you. Then add 10% to that, just to cover being interrupted at a con.. Then plan THAT amount of time added to what the game time you think you will have is.
IE if you are setting up a game of axis and allies for a 5 player game (one player per country) that you plan on running for 5 hours, and 'set up of the board' takes one to two people 45 minutes, round that up to 50 minutes and that should give you a 6 hr slot..
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