November 6, 2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUSTIN, Texas (November 6, 2014) – On Valentine's Weekend, 2015, Steve Jackson Games will open Munchkin World NYC, a pop-up retail store in Manhattan. From February 13 through 15, Munchkin World NYC will feature advance releases of Munchkin games and expansions, open gaming, a Munchkin invitational, and signings from Munchkin creator Steve Jackson, Munchkin Brand Manager Andrew Hackard, and Munchkin artist John Kovalic. We also have another super fun exciting thing to show you at the store!
Munchkin World NYC will be at:
353 West 46th Street
New York, NY
Hours will be:
Friday, February 13: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, February 14: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, February 15: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
"It's really no secret that we love Munchkin, and so do our fans," said Andrew Hackard. "We want to keep giving them awesome Munchkin experiences, and this seemed like a great way to do that. We can't wait to see what people think!"
About Steve Jackson Games
Steve Jackson Games, based in Austin, Texas, has been publishing games, game books, and magazines since 1980. Its best-selling game is Munchkin, with well over 5 million copies of the games and supplements in print worldwide. Other top sellers are GURPS (the Generic Universal RolePlaying System), Zombie Dice, and Illuminati. Past hits have included Car Wars and Toon. Steve's very first game, Ogre, originally released in 1977, drew almost a million dollars' worth of Kickstarter support in 2012 for a super-deluxe edition, which was released in late 2013.
Brian Engard, Marketing Assistant
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