GenCon Indy is drawing near and it’s almost time to pack the suitcase for the trip to Indianapolis.
You’ll find ProFantasy Software at booth #1427 in the exhibitors hall. Checkout the exhibitors’ hall map here. We will have the new Symbol Set 3 – Modern for sale, as well as the new Tome of Ultimate Mapping (as a pdf) and last year’s Annual collection (Volume 5). You can also get a glimpse at the artwork for the upcoming Perspectives 3 and Character Artist 3.
We are looking forward to the show and hope to see as many users as possible!
Another GenCon has come and gone – it seems in only the blink of an eye. While the show was good for ProFantasy, it wasn’t quite the spectacular success we’ve had in some previous years – sales declined about 10% from a very high base, and we are still one of the few companies which makes a modest profit from GenCon. While the fact that we didn’t have a finished new product this year (FT3 is only in beta) is part of the reason, selling software which can also quite easily be downloaded from the website gets just a bit harder each year, as broadband gets more and more common and people increasingly prefer the electronic-only version of software. Our website sales reflect this. We also get a post-Con blip as people who have seen the demo make their decision.
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Both Profantasy and sister company Pelgrane Press are gearing up for GenCon. Here are some new posters that just arrived.
Have to climb a chair to take pics of these.
Looking forward to hold Ashen Stars in my hands ... I love the look of that book.
I also want to find out how my Ashen Stars galaxy map
(created with Cosmographer 3
) came out in the book…