Magician Michael Corley

Michael Corley is a magician, cosplayer, voice, actor, prop maker, and the dungeon master of the Chafing Armor podcast! He has been entertaining audiences both live and on TikTok and YouTube for over 25 years!

10:00 AM | Location: Oklahoma G

Essential Sci-Fi Television

This panel explores the iconic series, groundbreaking stories, and visionary filmography that have captivated audiences and left an indelible mark on the sci-fi landscape. What is your favorite and why?

Moderator: Aaron Bossig

Panelists: Aaron Bossig, Tracy S. Morris, Mrs. Babb, Magician Michael Corley, Kent Cordray

Tracks: Science Fiction, Film & TV, Pop Culture & Entertainment, STEM

Noon | Location: University B

Magic Show

Are you ready for a magic show with everything? Master Magician Michael Corley will be performing stunning magical effects including invisible objects, time travel, bending metal, telekinesis, and levitation! Children will watch up close as they are brought up to participate in the show in this event designed for the whole family. Are you ready to see the impossible?

Moderator: Magician Michael Corley

Panelists: Magician Michael Corley

Tracks: Performing Arts

04:00 PM | Location: Boomer B

How to Start Your Own Homebrew Campaign

Tired of books and modules? Want to create an adventure that's all your own? Our panelists will share their ideas for building your very own RPG adventure from scratch. They will cover world-building, plot development, creating memorable NPCs, and balancing encounters. Discover new ideas and techniques to use in your own adventure.

Moderator: Magician Michael Corley

Panelists: Karen Thrower, Ela Evella, Ash King, Magician Michael Corley

Tracks: Fantasy, Gaming, Writing & Publishing, Pop Culture & Entertainment, General Interest

10:00 AM | Location: Boomer B

The Last Days Are Upon Us

Good Omens is a celestial journey and a successful blend of fantasy, humor, and cosmic intrigue. Explore a fresh perspective on the age-old battle between Heaven and Hell. Admire the partnership of the angel Aziraphale and demon Crowley as they take on the impending apocalypse and beyond! Whether you're a newcomer, a fan of the TV series, or a devout fan of the novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, you're sure to be swept away.

Moderator: Tracy S. Morris

Panelists: Okie Space Queen, Tracy S. Morris, Court's Cosplay, Magician Michael Corley

Tracks: Fantasy, Film & TV, Pop Culture & Entertainment, General Interest

01:00 PM | Location: Boomer B

Magical Rules: Writing Systems of Magic

How would you create a world with magic? Will the magicians cast spells by speaking, making gestures with their hands, praying to a god? How does magic interact with the rest of the world? Inventing systems of magic requires creativity and an incredible attention to detail. Creatives discuss their approach to creating memorable magical worlds.

Moderator: Daniel Erickson

Panelists: A. Lee Martinez, Daniel Erickson, Lisa Smedman, Sally Hamilton, Magician Michael Corley

Tracks: Fantasy, Writing & Publishing