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Game On: GameACon Tournament and Convention Comes to Resorts World Casino New York City

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(Queens, NY) – Cosplay, games and more are coming to Resorts World Casino New York City at this year’s GameACon! On Saturday, November 17th and Sunday, November 18th guests can participate in a cosplay contest, attend panels, compete in tournaments, and discover new games at one of the largest Esports events this year. GameACon tickets can be purchased here. The event is open to the press.  

GameACon is a major gaming convention, celebrating game development and fan culture. Attendees will be able to participate in gaming tournaments for cash prizes thoughout the weekend, including a Fortnite tournament with a $2,500 prize and the first ever Project Cars 2 Virtual Reality Racing Tournament in a New York Casino! In addition to video games, board games, and cosplay, attendees will enjoy a Virtual Reality Village with games from Saber VR and an exhibition of indie games.  

WHAT:         GAMEACON NEW YORK CITY

WHEN:         Event Begins November 17 at 10 a.m.

                        Event Ends Novemeber 18 at 10 p.m.

WHERE:       RESORTS WORLD CASINO NEW YORK CITY

                       110-00 ROCKAWAY BL VD.

                       JAMAICA, NY 11420

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About Resorts World Casino New York City

Resorts World Casino New York City (RWCNYC) is the only casino in New York City, offering over 10 million guests annually an unparalleled gaming and entertainment experience while generating over $2 billion for the State’s education system since opening in 2011.  RWCNYC is operated by the Genting Group, a global company founded in 1965, operating destination resorts in Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, the United Kingdom, the Bahamas, the United States and all four oceans through its Star Cruises, Dream Cruises and Crystal Cruises brands. Genting has more than 50 years of experience in the travel and leisure industry and collectively employs approximately 60,000 people while offering an unparalleled resort experience to over 50 million visitors a year worldwide.