The Game Manufacturers Association (GAMA) have launched Around the Table, a quarterly membership magazine. The first issue will be released on October 11.
GAMA members will receive a free subscription as part of their membership. The remainder of the 2,500 magazines will be mailed to prospective GAMA Retail members, which include game cafes, comic/game hybrid stores, toy stores, and traditional hobby gaming stores.
“In this publication, we will be highlighting outstanding members, adapting our educational seminars to a written format, sharing industry news, and giving opportunities to our members to promote their latest programs,” the organization said.
GAMA has contracted with Fahy-Williams Publishing to produce the magazine. Fahy-Williams also publishe the Edplay and ASTRA magazines. Danni Loe, the newly hired communications manager, will be in charge of editorial for the magazine.
The organization have released an editorial calendar and rate card.
4th Quarter – Fall 2019 – October 11
1st Quarter – Winter 2020 – Feb. 7
2nd Quarter – Spring 2020 – May 8
3rd Quarter – Summer 2020 – Aug 7
4th Quarter – Fall 2020 – Nov. 6
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