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Pop-up Gen Con – New Events Added!
August 1 @ 10:00 am - August 4 @ 5:00 pm
Millennium is proud to be one of the hosts of Pop-Up Gen Con – a Gen Con experience delivered right to your door, with new game demos, exclusive swag, special events, and a taste of the Gen Con experience at the local store level. Try new games before they are available in stores and pre-order your copies with us!
Pop-Up Gen Con will run Thursday, August 1st thru Sunday, August 4th right here at the store, with the official GenCon stream running on our back TV. Here’s what’s happening throughout the weekend:
Thursday, August 1st – 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm Our Play Something New Thursday will be a special Pop-Up Gencon event! We will be demoing two awesome unreleased games: -Pirates! – A pirate-themed deck builder of plunder on the high seas -Bargain Quest – You’re the owner of a item shop looking to draw in heroes to sell your wares to. Equip heroes and have them fight monsters and earn glory for your store! Both of these featured games will be available for pre-order at 20% off during Thursday night only! Waive the normal $5 entry fee if you have your Pop-up Gen Con badge!
Friday, August 2nd – 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Featured demo games Friday evening will be Terror Below, Walking in Burano, and Mental Blocks!
Pathfinder 2.0 RPG One-shot – 6:00 pm- Be one of the first to check out the new system during these beginner-friendly one-shot events! If you are a badge-holder, pick up a Core Rulebook and/ or the new Bestiary book at 20% off! These events are free and limited to 6 players each. Call the store or stop by to reserve your spot. More games may be added based on demand!
Saturday, August 3rd – All Day – The Main Event! We will have demo tables set up in our game room all day for tons of upcoming games! Try them out and get your pre-orders in!
Paint and Take Miniatures Workshop – 1:00 pm – Get your paint on with our paint and take demo stations! Get some expert advice and do some modeling! Entry into this event will be $10, and every participant will receive a Pathfinder Blue Dragon miniature and a Army Painter detail Brush FREE with their entry!
Pandemic Survival Event – 1:00 pm – Teams of two players will race against the clock to see who survives the longest! The team left standing will earn some store credit and everyone will get to keep their special Pandemic Survival decks! The cost for this event is only $5 per team.
Smash-Up Event – 4:00 pm – This Smash-up tournament will feature all the new faction decks from the upcoming Smash Up World Tour: Culture Shock! Win fabulous prizes and check out the new faction decks before anyone else! The cost for this event will be $5. This event is limited to 8 players. Call the store or stop by to reserve a spot!
Pathfinder 2.0 RPG One-shots – 10:30 am, 2:00 pm, and 6:30 pm– Be one of the first to check out the new system during these beginner-friendly one-shot events! If you are a badge-holder, pick up a Core Rulebook and/ or the new Bestiary book at 20% off! These events are free and limited to 6 players each. Call the store or stop by to reserve your spot. More games may be added based on demand!
Sunday, August 4th – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm The finale! Open gaming tables will be set up with all the demo offerings from the weekend. This will be your last chance to pre-order your Pop-up Gencon games!
BADGES Click HERE to snag your badge and be part of the action! What will badges get you, besides a sweet commemorative pin? –Anyone with a badge that plays in a demo demo is automatically entered in a drawing to win an open demo copy of the game at the end of the weekend! -Anyone with a badge can Pre-order Pop-up Gen Con preview games with us at 20% off from Thursday – Sunday!