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Compass Games Expo 2018 • November 9-12, 2018 • Radisson Hotel Cromwell, CT

Register Today! Free Expo shirt to those who register by Jan. 31, 2018

Compass Games invites you to celebrate the hobby with fellow gaming enthusiasts at our inagural annual gaming event, Compass Games Expo 2018!

Compass Games Expo 2018 will be held at the Radisson Hotel Cromwell (Cromwell, CT) over Veterans Day Weekend (Nov. 9-12, 2018). We have secured a special group rate for all attendees which includes complimentary breakfast. You will be taking part in an action-packed venue with gaming held under one roof which includes:

  • Monster Games and Open-Gaming
  • Designer-hosted Playtest Sessions
  • Tournament Play
  • Seminars
  • Group Breakfast
  • Door Prizes
  • Compass Games Exhibitor Hours for on-site sales (special attendee discounts!)

Full Expo registration fee is only $45 (or $20 for single-day attendance).

Early Registration Special! if you register for the full event ($45) by January 31, 2018, you will receive your Compass Game Expo shirt for FREE. Expo shirts can also be purchased separately on-site for $15.

We will provide an attendee roster and game sign-up page to help you track what attendees are interested in playing, to help you coordinate on game play activities. We will also provide an update on special gaming events scheduled.

Note: games by any publisher are of course welcome, this is not an exclusive Compass Games only gaming venue...we are just grateful to host and help celebrate the hobby with you!


Step 1: Please complete the Compass Games Expo 2018 Registration Form

Step 2: For full Expo payment, please select Compass Games Expo Registration at our online store. Daily attendees pay at the door. You can also send check payment (made payable to 'Compass Games') to:

Compass Games
PO Box 271
Cromwell, CT 06416 USA

Be sure to mention 'Compass Games Expo registration' when you mail in your payment.

If you pay for the Expo, please remember that this does not get you officially registered.
Completing the Registration Form (step 1 above) is required.


  • Doors open Friday, Nov. 9 @ 9am
  • Doors close Monday, Nov. 12 @ 3pm

Gaming runs around-the-clock.


Please click this booking link (be sure to select the correct check-in/check-out dates) to secure the group rate which includes a free complimentary breakfast.

Or you can call the Radisson (800) 333-3333 and book your hotel stay by using Group Code: COMGAM  or Compass Games.

indoor pool at the Radisson

Occupancy Room Rate
Single $119
Double $136

Single room rate includes 1 breakfast coupon per night ($18.09 value).
Double room rate includes 2 breakfast coupons per night ($36.18 value).

We know you have a choice when booking hotels. We thank you in advance for booking your stay with the Radisson which helps us meet our overnight room commitment for the event venue. We've selected this hotel for its fine ambiance and positive online reviews, and sweetened the pot by including free breakfast for all those who stay overnight at the Radisson. Note: booking through online third-party travel sites may not include free breakfast in their price.


For air travel, the closest airport is Bradley International Airport (IDL). While the hotel does not offer free shuttle service, the drive to the hotel is about 28 miles (30 minutes) and all freeway on I-91. We will be arranging for our own personal shuttle service for those who would like to request assistance (at a reduced fair compared to Uber).

For train/metro travel, the closest station is the Hartford Union Station. The drive to the hotel is about 14 miles (18 minutes) and all freeway on I-91.

Directions to Hotel from Bradley International Airport | Directions to Hotel from Hartford Union StationGet Google Directions to Hotel

Questions? If you need any assistance regarding Compass Games Expo 2018, please email us at john@compassgames.com.
We encourage you to visit our CSW Compass Games Expo forum topic so you can chat with other participants who plan to attend.


We look forward to hosting special events including designer-hosted game sessions, playtest sessions, tournament play, and short seminars.
To propose your special event(s), please complete our Expo Special Events Proposal form

ATTENDEE ROSTER (as of 16 January 2018)

Remember that if you register before end of January for the full expo ($45), you will receive your Expo shirt for FREE!

Name City and State
John Clarke Lakeland, FL
Ernest Copley Cumberland Center, ME
Billy DiGiulio Bowdoin, ME
Donald Ferland Naples, FL
Emery Gallant Belchertown, MA
John Gautier Rhinebeck, NY
David Hoskins Bedford, NY
Donald Johnson Seguin, TX
Christopher Paquette Portland, ME
Peter Roberts Warwick, RI
Kirk Shelley New Haven, CT
Michael Stultz Bath, ME
Tom Swider Harrisburg, PA
John Teixeira Charlottesville, VA
Gregory Zepka Wethersfield, CT

Soon we will be listing game sign-ups as well as a schedule of Special Events offered.

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