BoardGameGeek have announced that BGG.CONline will take place May 20-21 on their Twitch channel. The virtual convention will feature a digital exhibit hall, game demos and guests.
Lincoln Damerst and Nikki Pontius from GameNight! will host, along with Beth Heile, Steph Hodge, and W. Eric Martin. The Spiel des Jahres jurists originally scheduled to attend BGG Spring will also attend to discuss the nominees for this years award.
Confirmed publishers include Rio Grande Games, KOSMOS, Renegade Game Studio, Board&Dice, Ravensburger, Grey Fox Games, WizKids, Perplext, Good Game Publishing, Smirk & Dagger Games, 25th Century Games, Pandasaurus Games, Matagot, and The Op.
The popular website is also working on plans for a virtual BGG Spring for late June. Attendees of the cancelled convention, originally scheduled for Memorial Day weekend, automatically have a ticket to the event.