North America's Largest Game Fair Sold to Ex-CEO
March 22, 2002
Wizards of the Coast announced today that the company had reached an agreement to sell GenCon , North America's largest game fair, to Peter Adkison, founder and former president of WOTC.
Coronis Campaign Shipping Soon
March 20, 2002
Sabretooth Games is set to release the first expansion for its popular Warhammer 40,000 CCG at the end of this month.
Keith Strohm Bagged
March 18, 2002
Sabertooth Games, publisher of the Warhammer 40,000 CCG, has announced that Keith Strohm has joined the company as Director of Communications.
Retail Division Not Affected
March 14, 2002
A spokesperson for Wizards of the Coast has confirmed to ICv2 that the company has laid off 50 employees today at its headquarters in Renton, Washington.
The Industry Gathers in Las Vegas
March 11, 2002
The game industry gathers in Las Vegas next week, in a year that looks to have continuing change after a tumultuous, mostly successful 2001.
Transformers, Gumby, Battle of the Planets
February 20, 2002
Rhino Home Video released new information about some key DVD releases of retro cartoons that are now slated to hit retail in April.
Plus Lots of other CCG Products
February 16, 2002
A visit to the Wizards of the Coast section of the Hasbro Building at this year's New York Toy Fair leaves no doubt that WotC will be very busy in 2002.
Coming this Fall from Wizards of the Coast
February 7, 2002
Hasbro subsidiary Wizards of the Coast has announced that it plans to release 'limited quantities' of the first action figures based on Magic: The Gathering this fall.
Tops Comics and Toy Categories
January 27, 2002
The December Top Ten Cool lists, which reflect how products actually sold through in pop culture stores, had big products selling big...
January 14, 2002
Japanese toymaker Takara has announced that Hasbro division Wizards of the Coast is developing a new CCG for it to distribute in Japan.