We are thrilled to reveal our schedule for Ministravaganza 2023! Have a look below to see what we’ve cooked up for this year’s show streaming live on Twitch, focusing on Star Wars™: Legion, Star Wars: Shatterpoint, and Marvel: Crisis Protocol.
9AM PT Opening Ceremonies
Join our Head of Studio Simone Elliott and Head of Product Development Will Shick for the opening ceremonies of Ministravaganza 2023! We’ll talk about the shape of the event and give you a sense of what’s to come.
9:30AM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol Roadmap
What’s new for Marvel: Crisis Protocol? Will Shick is joined by our Development Manager Will Pagani, Art Director Josh Colon, and Sculpting Director Marco Segovia to update you on things that have been teased before, and of course we’ll drop new info about what’s coming down the pipeline for the game.
10:30AM PT Painting Ice vs. Diamond
Join Creative Director Dallas Kemp for a painting lesson in the hobby studio. What are the key differentiators between painting ice vs. painting diamond? Featuring: Emma Frost and Iceman.
12:30-1:30PM PT BREAK
1:30PM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – Assembling Elevated Elevations
Are you the kind of person who follows assembly guidelines for terrain or are you ready to see some of the non standard builds that can be achieved with Star Wars: Shatterpoint terrain? Join Dallas Kemp as he shows you how to elevate your ideas for Shatterpoint terrain assembly in ways the instructions won’t.
3PM PT Star Wars: Legion War Table – Special Ops
Ever wondered how Star Wars: Legion’s new game mode came to be and why we were excited about its addition to the game? Join Will Shick, Will Pagani and Game Developer Andrew Dursum for a conversation about the design and development process for this new Legion experience.
4PM PT Star Wars: Legion Battle Colors: The Hives of Geonosis
Join Dallas Kemp for a first look at the upcoming Geonosian Warriors unit as he shows you how to personalize and diversify your hive…
5:30PM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol – The Path of the Worthy
Join Dallas Kemp and Miniatures Hobby Specialist Tony Konichek for a discussion about The Path of the Worthy as we celebrate the release of the Path of the Worthy 2023 gallery in the official Marvel: Crisis Protocol Facebook group and get ready for next year’s painting competition!
6:30PM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – Fear and Painted Minis
Learn to paint black and white in mixed mediums with Will Shick as he tackles the Fear and Dead Men Squad from Star Wars: Shatterpoint – featuring Darth Vader and his Imperial Stormtroopers.
9AM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint Roadmap: Beyond the Fall of the Jedi
Join Simone Elliott, Will Shick, Senior Game Developer Michael Plummer, and Dallas Kemp for a look at some upcoming card reveals and what’s coming up for Star Wars: Shatterpoint.
10AM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – Fearless and Inventive Painting
Join Dallas Kemp as he tackles the Fearless and Inventive Squad Pack, featuring Luke, Leia, Lando, and R2-D2 as they infiltrate Jabba’s Palace!
11:30AM-12:30PM PT BREAK
12:30PM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – First Steps into a Larger World
A long time ago – in June – at game shops around the world, Star Wars: Shatterpoint took its first steps into the world at large. Join Will Shick, Will Pagani, and Michael Plummer for a look back at the design and development journey that led to the arrival of the latest Star Wars miniatures game, events, and game play.
1:30PM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol – Painting Warrior Falls
Join Dallas Kemp as he tackles painting the Upcoming Rival Panels: Warrior Falls
3PM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol – Evolving Crisis Response
Join Will Shick, Will Pagani, and Associate Game Developer Ben Ransom for a discussion of the design and development process of living game lines and how they work to cultivate and nurture the continued growth of Marvel: Crisis Protocol.
4PM PT Star Wars: Legion Battle Colors: Empire’s Elite
Join Will Shick in the hobby studio as he paints one of our new additions for Star Wars: Legion.
5:30PM PT Star Wars: Legion – Battleforces Across the Galaxy
Let’s chat about Star Wars: Legion Battleforces; their genesis, their design and development, and their place within the game. We might even take a look at some new battleforces on the horizon…
6:30PM PT Communications Round Up & Hobby Hang
Throughout Ministravaganza, we’ll be collecting questions from chat and selecting a few to address live as Simone Elliott, Director of Marketing Liz Peotter, Will Shick, and Dallas Kemp do a hobby hang!
9AM PT Star Wars: Legion Road Map
Come find out what’s next for Star Wars: Legion, featuring Simone Elliott, Will Pagani, Andrew Dursum, and Marco Sergovia.
10AM PT Star Wars: Legion Battle Colors: The Republic’s Finest
Who likes instant gratification? Following our Star Wars: Legion Roadmap panel, join Dallas Kemp for a hobby stream to paint a special future release!
11:30AM-12:30PM PT – BREAK
12:30PM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – Crafting Characters
What does it take to make characters feel right on the table? Join Will Shick, Will Pagani, and Michael Plummer for a discussion on character creation and balance.
1:30PM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol – Painting Sinister Silicates
Join Dallas Kemp for a lesson in painting transitions and texture featuring our Marvel: Crisis Protocol’s upcoming Sandman miniature.
3PM PT Marvel: Crisis Protocol: Game Modes Galore
We love to bring new modes and narrative challenges to Marvel: Crisis Protocol! Will Shick, Will Pagani, and Ben Ransom will discuss the design and development strategy for alternate game modes.
4PM PT Star Wars: Shatterpoint – Painting? That’s Just Good Business.
Come hear our legendary painting stories – so many of them true… Featuring Simone Elliott and Will Shick.
5:30PM PT Hobby Hang Farewell Jamboree & Communications Round-Up
Throughout Ministravaganza, we’ll be collecting questions from chat and selecting a few to address live as Simone Elliott, Liz Peotter, Will Shick, and Dallas Kemp do a final hobby hang and celebrate the end of Ministravaganza 2023!
(Our goal for this Ministravaganza is to bring you more announcements, behind the scenes insights, and hobby content than ever before. In order to achieve this broader and more in-depth content, we will be forgoing featuring gameplay streams for this event.
We are also happy to see convention play thriving again, and as such, there will be no at home print and play content in conjunction with Ministravaganza 2023.)