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Fri, May 02, 2014 (04:00 PM) - Sun, May 04, 2014 (06:00 PM)
Penguicon is a three-day event where we all learn from each other (as well as from our Guests of Honor) about hacking, building sci-fi universes, soldering, painting miniatures, gaming, coding, music, incredible costumes, and more.
Fri, May 02, 2014 (12:00 PM) - Sun, May 04, 2014 (05:00 PM)
Sun, May 04, 2014 (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
LexiCon (in coordination with Café Meeples in Richmond, KY) is proud to announce its Catan World Championship Pre-Qualifier that will send one lucky winner to Origins Game Fair to compete for the title of “Catan World Championship US Representative.” That person shall represent the United States at the Catan World Championships to be held in Berlin, Germany, October 10 - 13 2014. (Get your passports ready now!) LexiCon's champion will receive: •A seat in the quarter-final round of the US Qualifier held at Origins Game Fair 2014 in Columbus, OH •4-day pass to Origins • Double Occupancy lodging •$100 Visa gift card for travel expenses to Origins $10 entry fee. The tournament is limited by rule to 64 participants, so please pre-register as early as possible. (Please note that you must be over the age of 18 and a US citizen to be eligible for the prize of the Qualifier at Origins 2014.)
Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Pre-Qualifier #2 -Top Deck Games, Westmont - Top Deck Games, Westmont
Sat, May 17, 2014 (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
TOP DECK GAMES PRE-PRE-QUALIFIER 2 OF 2 Top Deck Games and seven other local games stores in and around the Delaware Valley will be hosting a series of 16 CWC feeder events where the winners will advance to the CWC Pre-Qualifier Tournament at Top Deck Games in June 2014. If you’re lucky enough, a single $10 entry fee will win you a trip to Gen Con 2014 and back (details below). Pre-Prequalifier Prizes: The winner of each feeder event will receive some awesome Mayfair Swag and an entry fee FREE seat at the CWC Pre-Qualifier at Top Deck Games in June. Pre-Qualifier Prizes: 1st Place: Wins a Grand Prize Package consisting of the following: - Double Occupancy hotel accommodations at Gen Con for 4 days/3 nights - A Gen Con 2014 badge good for FREE entry to all four days of Gen Con awesomeness - An entry fee FREE seat (guaranteed by Mayfair Games) in the quarter-finals of the CWC tournament at Gen Con 2014 - $250 cash money for travel expenses - More Mayfair Games swag! 2nd - 4th Place: Win a Runners-up Prize Package consisting of: - A Gen Con 2014 badge good for FREE entry to all four days of Gen Con awesomeness - An entry fee FREE seat (guaranteed by Mayfair Games) at yet another Open Pre-Qualifier only this one will be held at Gen Con 2014. So much for, “you never get a second chance to make a first impression”. If you don’t get right the first time, feel free to plunk down another $10 and try, try, try again! With 16 scheduled feeder events in the area one thing is certain, you won’t want for second chances.