DirectRooms.com – Milan Set to Welcome Gaming Grand Prix Trials to Town from 8 to 9 October 2011
Released on: September 09, 2011, 2:09 pm
Massively popular role-playing game Magic the Gathering is set
to attract thousands of gamers to the beautiful Italian city of Milan
this coming October, which will see hotel rooms in the city in higher
demand than usual for the time of year. DirectRooms.com, the leading
online hotels comparator, advises attendees to book hotels well in
advance of arriving to avoid disappointment.
Magic the Gathering has grown hugely in popularity in recent years and now millions
of players around the world play both its online and card-based versions of the
fantasy game. The Milan Grand Prix Trials offer players a chance to test themselves
against other keen players from throughout Italy and around Europe.
The event takes place on Friday and Saturday 8th and 9th October and will be held at
the Superstudio Più event venue in downtown Milan.
The format of the event is a range of different types of game - pick-up games are on
offer while there are also dueling games, Pro Tour Qualifiers, Legacy competitions
and Vintage tournaments to take part in.
Two of the game's artists, Todd Lockwood and Eric Deschamps, will also be in
attendance for keen fans of the game to get their cards autographed.
Lek Boonlert, marketing head of DirectRooms.com comments, “Magic the Gathering
certainly enjoys a huge fan base around the world and this October sees many of
those fans heading into Milan for the Grand Prix Trials! Milan city centre hotels are going to be booked up fast so we do advise people who
want to get a good deal on accommodation to book ahead online.”
DirectRooms is an independent discount hotel reservations company based in Asia.
Established and online since 2000 with over 55,000 hotels worldwide.
For further information please contact Lek Boonlert:
Tel: + 66 (0)76 241 145
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