About 1982, went to Pacificon (SF Bay Area) to check out that game convention in which my early teenage sons were interested. Stayed and played, then continued to attend from then on.
Your favorite game(s):
Paths of Glory, Battles of the American Revolutionary War series, Tigers in the Mist, Down in Flames (GMT), Up Front, Combat Commander, Battle Cry, Memoir '44, Conflict of Heroes, Formula De, Rommel in the Desert
What game(s) are you currently playing (solitaire, FTF, PBEM, etc.) or wish to play next?
Paths of Glory, Combat Commander
What game(s) have you played recently?
Flying Colors, Power Grid, Combat Commander
In general, how much time do you spend gaming?
2-8 hours per week
How big is your game collection?
Your local game club(s) and/or where you reside (let's network!)
near Charlottesville, VA --
Raised in Virginia, (UVA, BS - Commerce, 1959); moved to California in 1961, (USC, MBA - Marketing 1964). 76, tech marketing guy in Silicon Valley, Married 50+ years, two sons. Retired to Lake Monticello, VA. in 2003. Handyman/fixit guy. Started Big Board Games about 3 years ago. Attend PrezCon & WBC, Historicon and other games conventions.
Personal Interests (favorite activities, movies, shows, books, music, etc.)
Travelling, mostly by RV (trailer) throughout US & Canada, Visited most ACW sites, visiting ARW sites, enjoy ftf gaming more than internet. Read historical books, mysteries and space opera.