This is a repost of Nathan Paoletta‘s excellent summary of the Origins 2015 data
Games on Demand is a volunteer effort and transparency is one of our values! The organizing committee for Origins is still working through our internal conversation before opening up a formal feedback survey, but for now, here’s the numbers.
We seated 463 players in 103 games with a staff of 36 GMs (including non-game-facilitating Hosts).
Last year we seated 457 players in 101 games with a staff of 44 GMs.
A slight increase in butts in seats, but with that lower staff count we’re pretty sure that means that we served an appreciable amount of new faces! Anecdotally this seemed to be the case. We also saw a lot of groups come through who all wanted to play a game together. Continue reading