The Kraken - a gaming vacation - Schloss Neuhausen, Germany
A baroque gathering of international gamers and game creators to play and create fine quality games
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THE KRAKEN is a baroque gathering of international gamers and game creators to play and create fine quality games. Taking place at Schloss Neuhausen, a Prussian Château, for five days in summer it is a pearl of a gaming event. Combining high comfort, all-inclusive fine food and drinks (including German beer of course), a picturesque venue and the best in gaming makes THE KRAKEN a true gaming vacation.


KRAKEN 2012 group photo

THE KRAKEN is five days of games and fun spent at a wonderful Château in former Prussia, Germany. Great cuisine, exquisite drinks, comfortable rooms, stunning gaming events and a marvelous venue make THE KRAKEN a game fest extraordinaire. THE KRAKEN is an international gaming event with time for both fantastic games and having a relaxing time with fun people. The main language at THE KRAKEN is English.

THE KRAKEN is the official successor to the Tentacles Convention and is hosted by the RuneQuest Gesellschaft e.V. It honors the tradition of supporting the classic games and gameworlds of Chaosium, Inc., Moon Design, Green Eye Games, Pegasus Spiele, The Design Mechanism, and Éditions Sans Détour but is open to all kinds of quality games and gamers. THE KRAKEN is also the heir to the crazy, fun and innovative spirit of Tentacles being run by the same team and hosting many of its former attendees and guests. THE KRAKEN is a non-profit event. Yes, the organizers pay for their stay as well..



August 29-September 3, 2012