Milan Set to Welcome Gaming Grand Prix Trials to Town from 8 to 9 October 2011



Released on: September 09, 2011, 2:09 pm
Author: Lek Boonlert
Industry: Sports

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., 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 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.”


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