Today marks the beginning of Gen-Con, the largest tabletop-game convention in
North America, and second largest world wide. Attendance in 2014 was 56,614 and
this year's attendance is suspected to surpass 60,000.
Big news has yet to break but
many people are waiting to get some hot new games prime ring at the convention,
such as Blood Rage, a Viking game by designer Eric Lang, and the Asmodee edition
of the global success, Mysterium, with new art, components, and rules.
announcements have been a reprint of the classic Fury of Dracula from Fantasy
Flight Games, A Ninja Turtles Dice Masters set, and an abomination unto all that is
good in the world, a Star Wars edition of Carcassone. I felt a great disturbance in the
Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out...
You can watch a live stream from Board Game Geek here.