And now, the news:
Here’s your weekly update on games arriving, events with games in them, and contests to enter.
Arriving this week
May 28-31, 2010
Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
6101 West Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90045
On behalf of all the volunteers and hard-working staff that bring you the Strategicon family of strategy game conventions, our warmest greetings! We are sure that you will find the convention to be a pleasant and memorable experience, and hope that you make many new friends in this wonderful atmosphere of gaming.
Strategicon brings to you the widest array of family, historical, fantasy, and science fiction board, card, computer, miniatures, and roleplaying games at each and every one of our conventions.
For more information go to http://www.strategicon.net/
May 28-31, 2010
Burlingame Hyatt Regency
1333 Bayshore Highway
Burlingame, CA 94010
Show hours run 24/7 from Friday 1pm until Monday 5pm.
We have so many cool, unique, and exciting events at KublaCon this year, our heads are spinning with what to tell you about–just check out this program!
Our Gamer’s Paradise would not be possible without our many volunteers, GMs, exhibitors, guests, and you–yes, you! The spirit of KublaCon is one of community.
When we, the staff, attend KublaCon each year we feel like we’re having a family reunion. So, “Welcome” to our new family members, and welcome back to our returning family!
For more information go to http://www.kublacon.com/
Intel & Ubisoft bring gamers a mini Assassin’s Creed 2 mission: Intelligence
Intel and Ubisoft have teamed up to bring PC gamers and fans of Assassin’s Creed 2 a fun and addictive new mini-game that tests memory, agility and knowledge – all with the chance to win a brand new Intel® Core i7 820QM Processor from Intel and other great prizes.
Assassin’s Creed 2: Intelligence, conceived and developed by The Game Agency for Intel and Ubisoft, is a mini-game that lives on the Assassin’s Creed 2 web site: http://assassinscreed.us.ubi.com/assassins-creed-2/intelligence/
In the mini-game, you will hunt various weapons, ancient artifacts and Pieces of Eden that have found their way through a long lineage of assassins. Pieces of Eden are ancient objects left by the creators of humanity, each possessing different effects capable of bending the thoughts of one or more individuals to the will of the user.