Fantasy Flight Games Signs on As Gen Con 2018 Co-Sponsor


INDIANAPOLIS (March 2, 2018) Gen Con has reached an agreement with Fantasy Flight Games to co-sponsor the convention’s 2018 event, held August 2-5 in Indianapolis. Fantasy Flight Games will have a dedicated gaming space inside the Indiana Convention Center as part of their co-sponsorship package. 2018 marks the first year that Fantasy Flight Games has participated in the highest level of sponsorship.

“Fantasy Flight Games has been attending Gen Con for over 20 years,” said Aaron Elliott, Vice President of Marketing at Fantasy Flight Games. “We have a long history with Gen Con, and look forward to the best four days in gaming every year. Gen Con gives us a unique opportunity to connect with our fans and showcase our product that is unlike any other, and we are very proud to be a Co-Sponsor for 2018.”

As part of the Co-Sponsorship, Fantasy Flight Games will also receive pre-show promotion, on-site graphics, and added marketing opportunities provided by Gen Con.

“We are so excited to partner with Fantasy Flight Games for our 2018 show,” said Megan Culver, Senior Director, Sponsorship & Sales. “As evidenced by their extensive and extremely successful catalog of games, they are a major player in the tabletop gaming industry. Their presence at the convention will substantially add to the attendee experience.”

Fantasy Flight Games publishes a wide range of board and hobby games. Some of their most popular titles are based on licenses such as Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, and George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Their celebrated proprietary titles include Legend of the Five Rings, Android, and Rune Bound.

About Gen Con LLC

Gen Con LLC produces the largest consumer hobby, fantasy, science fiction, and adventure game convention in North America, Gen Con, The Best Four Days in Gaming!™. Acquired in 2002 by founder and former CEO of Wizards of the Coast, Peter Adkison, the company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

About Fantasy Flight Games

Fantasy Flight Games is a leading hobby game company based out of Roseville, Minnesota. We publish a massive array of board and card games, roleplaying games, Living Card Games®, miniatures games and digital games. Established in 1995, FFG has earned a reputation for its innovative gameplay, immersive gaming experiences, industry-leading customer service, and top-quality game components (often enhanced with highly detailed plastic miniatures and beautiful artwork).

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