Gen Con 2017-Get Ready to Venture into the Forbidden Forest and More!

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August 11, 2017:

Come by USAopoly’s Booth #149 to Demo Some of Our Brand New Games!

USAopoly is excited to exhibit at Gen Con 2017 and give fans the chance to demo some highly anticipated games like HARRY POTTER™: HOGWARTS™ BATTLE - The Monster Box of Monsters Expansion, The Thing™ Infection at Outpost 31, Disney and Marvel Codenames, and more! This year’s booth will be stocked with limited quantities of HARRY POTTER™: HOGWARTS™ BATTLE, the new Monster Box of Monsters Expansion, MUNCHKIN® Rick and Morty™, Super Mario™ Level Up, and so much more!  And like every year, will be giving out raffle tickets for attendees who demo a game for a chance to win games from our collection. Let’s take a look at what’s in store for fans at Booth #149.

Venture into the Forbidden Forest with the new HARRY POTTER™: HOGWARTS™ BATTLE - The Monster Box of Monsters Expansion, making its debut at Gen Con 2017! Play as Harry, Hermione, Ron, Neville or Luna Lovegood™ as you face frightening creatures and challenging encounters. This highly anticipated game will be available at Gen Con, allowing attendees to demo and purchase the game.

We will have a sign-up desk at the front of the Forbidden Forest inside the USAopoly booth for you to schedule a time demo the game, similar to last year’s format. Each day, you can stop by the booth to sign-up for a spot at the demo table as we will be only booking demo appointments on the day of. When players demo this game, they will receive a promo card for this new expansion. Additionally, when you purchase one of the limited copies of the game you’ll receive another promo card for the Monster Box of Monsters Expansion, while supplies last.

We will be bringing 600 copies to the show and limiting sales to 150 per day. If you aren’t able to get a copy, HARRY POTTER™: HOGWARTS™ BATTLE - The Monster Box of Monsters Expansion can be found in local stores now.

The Thing™ Infection at Outpost 31 players will relive John Carpenter’s sci-fi cult classic in a race to discover who among the team has been infected by this heinous lifeform. Play as one of 12 characters as you lead a series of investigations through the facility using supplies and equipment to clear the building. The tension mounts and paranoia ensues as you question who you can trust in the ultimate race to save humanity!

Be one of the first to demo The Thing™ Infection at Outpost 31 and receive an exclusive Gen Con Blue Outpost 31 patch. To demo this game, visit the USAopoly booth to sign-up for a timeslot on the day you wish to demo the game. Sign-ups will go fast, so be one of the first people to demo this game before it comes out in November!

In addition to being able to demo this game, fans can learn how The Thing™ Infection at Outpost 31 was created! On Saturday August 19th at 3pm, fans can attend our panel to hear from the Project Raygun & Mondo teams who made this game possible, followed by a Q&A session. You can sign up for the event here: You Are The Warmest Place To Hide: The Making Of Infection At Outpost 31 Panel (Limited space is available). Attendees will receive a Gen Con exclusive Blue Outpost 31 patch after attending the panel.

There are other great games to check out at USAopoly’s booth including demos of our new Super Mario Bros.™ Power Up Card Game and the press your luck dice game ROLLERS® DELUXE. Join us and demo Marvel and Disney Codenames in our booth, as well as in the Czech Game room outside of the Hall.  There are so many games to play and plenty in stock in our booth so you can bring home our fun games to share with friends and family!

Don’t forget about our Daily Raffle! When you demo a game with us, ask for a raffle ticket to enter into a drawing to win some free games. You must be present to win. Winners will be pulled at 4 pm on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, and 2 pm on Sunday. Be sure to get there early as we always draw a big crowd!

We will have something for every age and every type of gamer at booth #149!

Start planning for the Best Four Days of Gaming at Gen Con 2017. We hope to see you there!

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