Gen Con is fast approaching, and we at ÜberStrategist would be remiss if we didn’t inform you about our wonderful clients attending the event. From August 3 – 6 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Arcane Wonders, Free League Publishing, Owlcat Games, and Modiphius Entertainment will exhibit their latest games, offering free demos and more.
Booth #529, ICC Room #125
Arcane Wonders‘ Call of Duty: The Board Game combines elements of strategy, tactical planning, and combat to create an intense and immersive gaming experience, which features stunning artwork and high-quality components. Miniatures of the iconic soldiers and weapons from the Call of Duty franchise, as well as a variety of scenarios and gameplay modes, will allow players to enjoy Call of Duty in a whole new way.
Attendees can go hands-on with the game in Standard and Advanced Modes. More information is available at gencon2023.arcanewonders.com.
Free League‘s showcase at Gen Con will reveal what the publisher has in store for the coming year and will host a Q&A with multiple game creators. The showcase takes place on Thursday, August 3rd, at 11AM ET in room ICC #244. Full details can be found here.
At the booth, attendees can get a sneak peek at the highly anticipated fantasy RPG Dragonbane as well as the MÖRK BORG spin-off game PIRATE BORG.
Drop-in seats are available in room ICC #138, where Free League, in partnership with Lurking Fears, will have over 90 games running over the weekend, including a 30-minute sneak-peak demo for the upcoming fantasy RPG Dragonbane.
Owlcat Games brings Warhammer 40K: Rogue Trader, its upcoming Windows PC game, to the Warhammer booth on the Gen Con show floor. Attendees can go hands-on with the latest build and get a taste of the first cRPG in the Warhammer 40K universe!
Take on the role of the Rogue Trader, and command a gargantuan voidship of immense strength and innumerable personnel to victory in the dangerous and unexplored Koronus Expanse. Show your subjects mercy or disdain, stay faithful to the Emperor, or consort with the enemies of Humanity — the Rogue Trader’s every decision sends ripples across entire star systems, changing the in-game world and those who inhabit it.
The headliner of Modiphius‘ Gen Con experience, Dreams and Machines, is a brand-new transmedia IP with tabletop gaming at its core. The first product in the line, the Dreams and Machines Starter Set, will officially release on August 3rd. At Gen Con, the publisher offers an exclusive preview of what’s coming next for Dreams and Machines, including a look at the miniatures for the upcoming skirmish game.
Free demos for Fallout: Wasteland Warfare, The Elder Scrolls: Call to Arms, Agatha Christie’s Death on the Cards, Skyrim: The Adventure Game, and Homeworld: Fleet Command will be held at the booth as well. Additionally, Modiphius will host one-shot campaigns featuring special guest GM’s for several of their TTRPGs, which attendees can stop by to enjoy. Full details can be found here: https://uberstrategist.link/Modiphius-Gen-Con-Outreach