Author Guest of Honor
Jacqueline Carey is the author of the critically acclaimed Kushiel’s Legacy series of historical fantasy novels and The Sundering epic fantasy duology. She is a New York Times bestselling author, whose first novel, Kushiel’s Dart, earned the 2001 Locus Award for Best First Novel.
Ms. Carey’s website can be found here.
Gaming Guest of Honor
Michael O. Varhola
Michael O. Varhola is a publisher, author, and game designer who lives in the Hill Country north of San Antonio, Texas. He is the founder of game company Skirmisher Publishing LLC and editor-in-chief of d-Infinity game magazine. He has also authored or co-authored 17 books, including the swords-and-sorcery novels Swords of Kos: Necropolis, Swords of Kos: Hekaton, and Opal of Light and Shadow, and three entries in the America’s Haunted Road Trip series of travel guides. He has edited, published, or written for numerous publications, including The New York Times, and is an eight-year veteran of the U.S. Army. Varhola also has an active online presence, notably through Facebook, his TravelBlogue and personal blog, Twitter, and a variety of other blogs, forums, and sites.