Getting Attention: Publicity for Game Designers, Companies & Stores

Facilitated by Beth Rimmels & Christopher Helton

Learn how to get attention for your game business. With years of journalism and publicity experience, Beth Rimmels and Christopher Helton will teach you how to draw an audience.

Creating a great game or running a successful store is only half the battle. People have to know about it but cutting through the noise to get attention is getting harder and harder. Beth Rimmels and Christopher Helton have been on both sides of a publicity pitch due to their backgrounds in journalism and the game industry. Learn what to do and what not to do while promoting your business or product.

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Christopher Helton is a game designer and co-publisher of the ENnies Award winning tabletop role-playing company Battlefield Press. For over thirteen years he has written about gaming, comics, music and more at the Dorkland! blog. He has written for the Bleeding Cool, EN World and Outland Entertainment websites, combining cultural criticism with the historical background of gaming and comics. He has podcasted and recorded actual play videos for his YouTube channel. He is a near life long fan of the pulps, horror and dark fantasy fiction, and wishes that he had much more time for reading. He resides in St. Petersburg, Fl and has speaking in the third person is a hobby.