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Gen Con So Cal 2003 Game Con Preview

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If you really dig gaming, then you really should check out a game convention. And, the mother of all game conventions is Gen Con. Gen Con Indy and Gen Con So Cal are the two biggest gaming conventions in the world. They're the place to be for the biggest card game tournaments, the latest trading card games and more! Here's a preview of Gen Con So Cal 2003 so you'll know all about what's happening.

Gen Con So Cal Game Previews

The hottest thing about Gen Con So Cal is finding out about new games. Here's the 411 on the new card games that'll be at Gen Con So Cal:

  • The Duel Masters Trading Card Game

    Based on the hit Duel Masters animated TV show from Japan, this card game is so new the English cards aren't even ready yet. The buzz is that there's going to be a US TV show, a comic book, and a wicked card game from Wizards of the Coast (the same peeps who make Magic: the Gathering).

  • The Marvel Trading Card Game

    Upper Deck isn't happy with kicking card game butt with just Yu-Gi-Oh!, so they're releasing the Marvel Trading Card Game with all your fave X-Men mutants and comic book characters. The game doesn't drop 'til April 2004, but you can try it out at Gen Con So Cal!

    Gen Con So Cal 2003 Xbox Arena

    Video game players better get their thumbs ready for some serious gaming at the Xbox Arena! There'll be a bunch of Xbox video game consoles loaded with games like Madden 2004, SSX 3, Magic: the Gathering Battlegrounds, Dungeons & Dragons Heroes, Battlestar Galactica and more! There will even be video game tournaments for peeps that want to prove their mad skills.

    Gen Con So Cal 2003 Card Game Tournaments

    If you're looking for collectible card game tournaments, Gen Con So Cal is the place to be. There'll be HumAliens, Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Lord of the Rings, Dragonball Z Tuff Enough and Magic: the Gathering Grand Prix tournaments! And, that's not even all of 'em! There will be card game tournaments lined up 24/7 that you can play in.

    Gen Con So Cal 2003 Celebs

    It's not just about gaming, you can meet some cool celebs too! You won't find Vin Diesel hangin' out, but your 'rents will get excited about meeting William 'Captain Kirk' Shatner and Peter 'Chewbacca' Mayhew. You can chat with Daniel Logan who played Boba Fett from Star Wars Episode II and Robin Atkin Downes from Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

    Gen Con So Cal 2003 More Gamin' Fun!

    Video games, card games and celebrities - what more do you need? How about role-playing games like Buffy the Vampire Slayer or Dungeons & Dragons? Don't forget the costume contest, art gallery and the chance to meet gamers from all over the world. Gen Con So Cal is an absolute blast, plus it's just around the corner from Disneyland so you can hang out at the Magic Kingdom when you've had enough gaming fun.

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