Monday, November 3, 2008

Event Update - London Expo – Full Show Review

Upper Deck made a big impression at the London MCM Expo on the 25-26th of October with 7 gaming areas on their stand

The brand newDinosaur King Trading Card Game was previewed at the event before launch and was a huge hit, with many convention goers sitting down and trying the game.They were rewarded with an exclusive 3 pack of Dinosaur King cards! . With it’s easy to learn rules and lightning fast gameplay, Dinosaur King TCG proved very popular with all ages.

Another pre-launch exclusive was the World of Warcraft Miniatures Game. Free demos took place on the stand all day and everyone who tried the game received exclusive Bog Elemental miniature. . Upper Deck also showcased 3 new collectibles and games. The game Jungle Speed was an instant hit with groups of friends sitting down to learn the game and test their response skills in grabbing the totem pole to win the game! Bluffing card game, Yo!, as also showcased on the stand with demos of the game using the brand new Ben 10 helping to pull in younger kids to try their luck at bluffing to win. Upper Deck also included games with the skills sets from their newly released, FTChamps football collectibles. Visitors to the stand could chose 5 players and a goalkeeper from a set of 25 different players and test their penalty shoot out skills to win sweet treats and a free FTChamps figure.

In addition to new games from Upper Deck, the well loved Yu-Gi-Oh! and World of Warcraft TCG also made an appearance, with Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG King of Games knockout tournaments running throughout the whole weekend and World of Warcraft TCG demos on both days

Find out more information on London Expo events at the official site, and see official photos of the October event!


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