James Gray, the designer of Crazier Eights, will be at a convention next Saturday in the Bay Area, Salinas Comic Con (at Hartnell College, the Student Center, 411 Central Avenue Salinas, CA 93901). He will be there around 11 AM until around 6 PM, and it will be a chance to try the games out with the maker!
You can find him at the Mythic Games booth!
Go here for more information about the Salinas Valley Comic Con.
You might also want to check out the Crazier Eights: Shahrzad unboxing by Two Gun Pixie!