|Jussi Leinonen Venture-Lieutenant, Finland—Helsinki|
Now let's think internationally.
Denmark, Croatia, Portugal, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Spain, and Finland only have 1 major convention a year. So, for players in those regions, they now have to travel internationally for more than
Well, to be fair, the cost of traveling country to country in Europe is comparable to state-to-state travel in the US (as long as you fly - gas is about $8-$9 per gallon US equivalent here). Still, not a lot of people are traveling to cons outside our region.
I love the global aspect of PFS, but I agree with Mike and others in that I don't think that exclusive scenarios are worth the resources needed to support them. Something smaller to reward playing outside your home region - say, a boon that needs to be signed by GMs in three different regions, with benefits comparable to a con boon - would be nice, though.