Originally Posted by shadowbuster44
That's the thing, the con had such a welcoming feeling all the previous years by saying "Come, enjoy the con, but don't go into these few areas without a badge. Now you come and you need a badge to get everywhere. That's no longer very welcoming.
I think the thing is, they've come very close to the capacity of the hotel. The crowding, and I did see a sign on Saturday saying no more at-the-door badge sales. It's a responsibly run 501(c)(3) and all volunteer.