Origins Game Fair This Weekend

By Mike Rosenberg

 

Convention season is in full swing, and this weekend marks the start of the Origins Game Fair. Origins is a multiple day convention that features exhibitors, panels, and events that are all tied to gaming. 
 
Cryptozoic Entertainment will be there from May 31st until June 3rd, and there's plenty going down at this convention.
 
Awards!
 
Cryptozoic Entertainment's games were nominated for the 38th Annual Origins Awards
 
Two World of Warcraft Trading Card Game products were nominated for Best Collectible Card Game or Expansion. Those two products? Throne of the Tides and the Dungeon Decks
 
The second game to make it on the nominations was Penny Arcade™: The Game: Gamers vs. Evil. The deck-building game featuring Gabe, Tycho, and the rest of the Penny Arcade crew was nominated for Best Traditional Card Game. 
 
The Booth
 
You can find us at booth # 707 this weekend. Be srue to stop by. It will be the first time The Big Bang Theory Party Game will be sold by us! 
 
Demos and Events
 
We'll be hosting demos and events throughout the weekend. Sign up for the World of Warcraft TCG League, where $10 lets you play for prizes (win or lose) for the entire weekend. 
 
Beginners events and our assortment of Loot based tournaments, including the Spectral Safari and Lootapalooza, are all part of the schedule as well. 
 
We'll also be hosting free tournaments for our board games, such as Epic Spell Wars and Penny Arcade: The Game. Come on out, try your luck, and maybe you can score for free promo cards for doing well.
 
For a complete list of events going on in the events area for Cryptozoic Entertainment, click here
 
Retailers
 
Are you a retailer? Do you have questions regarding Cryptozoic Entertainment's products? Then be sure to check out our retailer's presentation, which will take place on May 30th (Trade Day) from 7-8pm. We'll go over our organized play programs and our hobby store support. 
 
To everyone attending Origins, we hope to see you there!
Rosenfloggen's picture Mike Rosenberg

Mike Rosenberg has been a long-time trading card game fan and an active freelancer in the hobby game industry since 2004. He wrote, editted, and managed web content for Cryptozoic Entertainment from March 2012 until October 2013.