Arlington, VT, July 02, 2013 – Less than two weeks are left until the Annual Press Conference at Historicon. We wanted to give you a sneak peek at the topics and the games involved at our 2013 event.
One of the key franchises to be part of the event will be War in the East. Joel Billings from 2by3games ( www.2by3games.com) and Gary Grigsby, the wargaming god himself, will discuss the future development of the series and the upcoming Gary Grigsby’s War in the West 1943-45. This game covers the Allied campaigns in Western Europe starting with the summer 1943 invasions of Sicily and Italy and proceeding through to the invasion of France and the drive on into Germany.
It also covers the Allied strategic bombing campaign. Expanding and improving on the War in the East game system, WitW provides players the chance to pick alternative strategies in both the land and air war and much more!
If you will be there you and would like the chance to have chat with Joel and Gary then please stop by and visit our stand!
HISTORICON 2013 will take place July 18 to 21 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA
Matrix Games is part of the Slitherine Group
About the Slitherine Group
The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry.