FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELEAP THROUGH THE NINJA RANKS AT ANIME EXPO® 2008
Prizes Include a Sony PlayStation® 3, Sony PSP®, iPod®, Naruto Booster Packs and Much More!
Anaheim, California (April 29, 2008)
The Kage is the leader of the Village and Naruto CCG Players are separated into different Villages based on where they live. Anime Expo® 2008 attendees will be able to witness and participate in the Leaf Village Kage CCG tournament with winners receiving amazing prizes including the PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system and the PSP® (PlayStation ®
Bandai Collectible Games will be running a Kage tournament on Saturday (July 5, 2008) with the finals on Sunday (July 6, 2008) at the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC); Room 303AB.
Prizes awarded will include:
* 1st Place: Kage Pin, Sony PS3 and Sony PSP, 1 Booster Box, 1 Game Mat, Qualification for the Sannin tournament
* 2nd Place: 80GB Ipod, 1 Booster Box, 1 Game Mat, Qualification for the Sannin tournament
* 3rd – 4th Place: Sony PSP, 1 Booster Box, 1 Game Mat, Qualification for the Sannin tournament
* 5th – 8th Place: 1 Booster Box, 1 Game Mat, Qualification for the Sannin tournament
* 9th – 16th Place: 12 Booster Packs
* 17th – 32nd Place: 6 Booster Packs
* 33rd – 64th Place: 3 Booster Packs
Registration opens at 10:00 AM on Saturday and the tournament begins at 11:00 AM in Room 303AB (LACC).
The Top 8 Finals begin at 10:00 AM on Sunday in Room 303AB (LACC).
Free shuttle services for all hotel attendees will be provided. Regular non-hotel attendees will have access to utilize the free shuttle services during designated hours as well. All schedules and routes will be posted in the lobby of each shuttle hotel. Frequency of service is pending local traffic, road conditions and can change without notice. Also, no shuttle service provided to the Holiday Inn City Center and the Figueroa Hotel (both are within walking distance of the Los Angeles Convention Center).
This year’s Red & Black Sponsors are FUNimation and ImaginAsian Television.
Gold Sponsor is Digital Manga Publishing. Silver Sponsor is Gaia Online.
Patron Sponsors are Central Park Media and COPIC Markers.
About Anime Expo®
– July 6, 2008 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Southern California. More information can be found at its website (www.anime-expo.org
– Anime Expo®. More information can be found at its website (www.spja.org <http://www.spja.org> ).