As a looming superstar in Ottumwa's highly-competitive gaming realm, Isabella Rose Hoffman has been selected to be one of the featured Future Superstars in the Walter Day Collection of Video Game & Pinball Trading Cards. During the recent Ottumwa Trading Card Ceremonies, Isabella was among an elite group of video game champions who were honored on trading cards for their important contributions to the global gaming culture. Presented by Billy MItchell and Walter Day, the trading card was unveiled -- along with an AWARD CERTIFICATE shown herein -- on Saturday, November 11, 2017, during the Ottumwa Old School Arcade Galaxies of Gaming Festival, at the Quincy Place Mall, in Ottumwa, Iowa.
Isabella Rose Hoffman is an emerging star in the Ottumwa Gaming Scene. In November, 2016, at the Twin Galaxies 35th Anniversary Celebration, she took 3rd in an adult Tapper tournament and a 1st-place finish in the Centipede tournament. Plus, at a later event, she won the kids’ Food Fight tournament and placed on the other games with 2nd-place and 3rd-place finishes. Isabella Rose is always a shining star with a big warm giving heart where ever she goes. She loves to compete and do well and also loves to celebrate the achievements of others, always cheering fellow competitors on. Isabella is a great athlete not only in video game competition but she also enjoys softball, swimming, tumbling, trampoline, and gymnastics. Isabella is a friend to all and enjoys new experiences with family and friends. Isabella also takes great pride in helping her community in many ways. Isabella Rose Hoffman is a true friend to all and looks forward to helping Ottumwa regain its rightful status as the ”Video Game Capital of the World.”