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Meet AMA-CON 2016 Special Gaming Guest WarGamerGirl

Wargamer Girl

Miranda (WarGamerGirl) has been running a Youtube channel since March 2012 featuring in-depth, cinematic battle reports. Her primary game is Warmachine where she terrorizes the tabletop with her Khadoran forces. She also plays Malifaux, Wrath of Kings and enjoys learning about new systems in the quickly expanding world of table top war games.

Look for WarGamerGirl in the Gaming Hall at ‪#‎AMACON16‬

AMA-CON 2016 Gaming Tournament Schedule

Here it is! The 2016 AMA-CON Gaming Tournament Schedule!

Saturday, July 23

MAGIC the GATHERING
Super Invitational Qualifier 1K
July 23 at 10 AM – $40 entry fee
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

WARHAMMER
30K – Forge World Prizes
1250 points
July 23 at 11:30 AM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by AMA-CON

SUPER SMASH BROS.
Singles & Doubles
July 23 at Noon
$5 Double Elimination
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment and Rock 108

WARMACHINE HORDES
Steamroller – 3rd Edition
75 points
July 23 at Noon
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

STAR WARS X-WING
Standard/Dogfight
100 points
July 23 at 1 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

FORCE OF WILL
Bring Your Own Deck
July 23 at 1 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Big Apple Comics

YU-GI-OH!
Constructed
July 23 at 2 PM
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

DRAGONBALL Z
The CCG
Swiss/Constructed
Cut to Top
$10 entry fee
July 23 at 3 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
Grinder on demand (8 players)
$5 entry fee
July 23 at noon
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
$10 fee
July 23 at 2 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

HALO 5
$20 fee
July 23 at 5 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

Sunday, July 24

WARMACHINE HORDES
Steamroller – 3rd Edition
75 points
July 24 at Noon
$10 entry fee
Sponsored by Archer Comics

SUPER SMASH BROS.
Singles & Doubles
July 24 at 1 PM
$5 Double Elimination
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment and Rock 108

HALO 5
Grinder on demand (8 players)
$5 entry fee
July 24 at 1 PM
Sponsored by Recycled Entertainment

Meet AMA-CON 2016 Special Gaming Guest WretchPlays

Wretch Plays

A YouTube Let’s Player who recently celebrated his channel’s 2-year anniversary on YouTube, WretchPlays has accumulated a loyal following with his easy going manner and play style.  Since beginning his channel Wretch has published over 1500 videos with over 375,000 total views from across the globe and more videos being published daily!

Playing both mainstream and indie releases on PC and PlayStation 4, his videos have received praise not only from his growing audience but by game developers as well.  Wretch’s success led him to become a proud partner of Screenwave Media in 2015 and his channel is featured on their network.

Besides full playthroughs Wretch also posts multiplayer gaming with his friends, live streaming, convention recaps, unboxings, and anything else that grabs his interest.  While at conventions Wretch is looking forward to meeting current fans and making some new ones along the way!

http://www.youtube.com/wretchplays
Twitter @wretchplays
Facebook @wretchplays

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Vendor “The Swarm”

swarmRENDER

Join The Swarm as they take on AMA-Con 2015! Corey, Ryan, Brandon, and more will be live in person and challenging you in all their favorite games! If you happen to beat them (which, let’s be honest, you will) you’ll be awarded with exclusive merchandise, free games, or even some free time on Xbox Live and Playstation Plus, on the house!

They’ll also be hosting the first ever “Swarm Recharge Center”, where you can take a moment and relax to recharge your phone’s batteries, as well as your own. With over 2,600 hours of content watched in 200 countries, The Swarm is focused on bringing laughs and entertainment to you through YouTube, Twitch, iTunes, and more!

Visit The Swarm at www.swarm.buzz to learn more!

Video Games Live! Tickets On Sale Now

AMA-Con is thrilled to host Video Games Live! as part of AMA-Con 2015. Tickets are now on sale through Panhandle Tickets, starting at $20.  For more information or to buy tickets, please visit http://www.panhandletickets.com/event_information.php?id=1891

 

Amarillo Public Library and Amarillo Symphony are teaming up to bring Video Games Live to Amarillo during AMA-CON! Video Games Live is an immersive concert event featuring music from the greatest video games of all time. Created and produced by industry veteran video game composer Tommy Tallarico; top orchestras and choirs around the world perform along with exclusive video footage and music arrangements, synchronized lighting, special fx, solo performers, electronic percussion, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.
PRE-CONCERT ACTIVITIES
– Guitar Hero competition starts 1 hour prior to concert; winner plays on stage with the Symphony.
– Costume contest with winner selected from the stage just prior to the concert.

POST-CONCERT ACTIVITIES
– Meet and greet reception with game industry luminaries (open to all ticketholders)