Category: Gaming Events & Festivals

Up Coming Gaming Events & Festivals Schedule

THQ Nordic announces line-up for gamescom 2018

The world’s biggest gaming convention is almost here! gamescom 2018 will open its doors on August 21st in Cologne, Germany and today, THQ Nordic is happy to announce its line-up of games. For the first time ever, the public can get their hands on Darksiders III. THQ Nordic will host four games in the entertainment area, all of which will...

PLAY Expo London 2018, Just three weeks to go

Only three weeks to go until PLAY Expo, the UK’s largest arcade, indie and retro gaming show comes to London! Taking place at the Printworks SE16, on the 11th & 12th of August 2018, this is a must attend event for anyone looking for a fantastic day out this summer. Retro games galore! Hundreds of original playable arcade and pinball...

Square Enix at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

From July 19-22, SQUARE ENIX® will host gameplay demos, giveaways and other activities at San Diego Comic-Con 2018. At Booth #3829 in the San Diego Convention Center, attendees will be able to play DRAGON QUEST® XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age™, KINGDOM HEARTS III, and Shadow of the Tomb Raider™. Become one with the jungle at Shadow of the Tomb...

Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Fourth Annual “SAAM Arcade”

The Smithsonian American Art Museum’s fourth annual “SAAM Arcade” links video games to art, architecture and the museum as a space for creativity, discovery and engagement. This program is part of the museum’s ongoing commitment to the study and interpretation of video games as part of the national visual culture. Visitors will have the opportunity to experience new independent games...

Bandai Namco at gamescom 2018, Line-up revealed

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe confirms its attendance at Gamescom 2018 (21st – 25th August in Cologne, Germany). Located in HALL 6 – B 41, this year’s booth will feature eleven playable games including: Jump Force – To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Shonen Jump magazine, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe brings together some of the world’s most famous manga and anime...

Esports Scotland BIG Fest 2018 announced and tickets live

Esports Scotland are pleased to officially announce Esports Scotland BIG Fest 2018, the evolution to the popular Battles in Glasgow, which is now part of the Esports Scotland family and will be known as the BIG:Events series. BIG Fest 2018 will be held on 6th and 7th October at The Biscuit Factory in Edinburgh. Tickets are now available from https://esportsscotland.co.uk/big-fest-2018...

Yuji Horii will be attending Anime Expo 2018

Creator of the legendary DRAGON QUEST® series, Yuji Horii, will be attending Anime Expo 2018, the largest anime convention in North America. He will be participating in autograph sessions at the SQUARE ENIX Booth throughout the weekend, at the following times: Friday, July 6, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Saturday, July 7, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday July 7,...

Aksys Games at Anime Expo 2018

Are you ready to solve mysteries, find love, kick some butt and raise a dragon? (Not all at once, of course… unless you’re great at multitasking.) You can do all of that and more at the Aksys Games booth at this year’s Anime Expo, taking place from July 5-8 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Aksys will be showcasing their...

Composer Hiroki Kikuta Presents Two Panels at Anime Expo 2018

Scarlet Moon Productions is thrilled to announce that composer Hiroki Kikuta-best known for his soundtracks to Secret of Mana and Indivisible-will be taking part in multiple panels, interviews, and autograph sessions at Anime Expo 2018. The event is set to take place in Los Angeles, California on July 5, 2018 through July 8, 2018. As a part of his panel presentations,...

Play NYC, New York’s premier all-games convention – August 11-12, 2018

With just under 2 months until the historic second annual Play NYC convention, Playcrafting has revealed the first 60 exhibitors signing on for this August 11-12, 2018 at The Manhattan Center! “We are so excited and grateful to welcome these developers, publishers and pros to this year’s Play NYC convention,” says Dan Butchko, Founder & CEO of Playcrafting, the organization...

Brains Eden 2018, UK’s largest student games festival

One of the top games events in the UK, Brains Eden, is set to kick off next month and celebrate its 10th anniversary, in the games and technology hot-bed Cambridge. Hosted at Anglia Ruskin University, the four-day festival which centres on a 48-hour games jam with a surprise theme, has sold out of team places, making it the biggest jam...

Games Done Quick at TwitchCon 2018

Games Done Quick has today announced that it is heading to TwitchCon 2018. The speedrunning marathon, called Games Done Quick Express (GDQx), will take place October 26-28, 2018 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, CA and will support charities participating in TwitchCon’s Charity Plaza. Speedrunning is the art of beating a video game as quickly as possible. A...

PAX West 2018, Tickets on sale for August/September event

Tickets for PAX West 2018, taking place Aug. 31 – Sep. 3, 2018 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA, are available for purchase. Single-day badges for the event are on sale for $50 each, while pre-sale merchandise, including 1,200 special PAX-branded blankets ($35), artisan Sock Club socks ($25), and 1,000 aluminum dice stand with twin anodized die from Level Up...

PC Gaming Show To Include Reveals By Gaming Industry Favorites

A host of exciting developers will be joining the PC Gaming Show lineup including Sega, Square Enix Ltd., Crytek, Double Fine, Hi-Rez Studios, SkyDance Media, Digital Extremes, Raw Fury, Klei, Modern Storyteller, tinyBuild, Cloud Imperium Games, Starbreeze, 505 Games, an untitled publisher, and more who will share enticing reveals with PC gaming fans on Monday, June 11 at 3PM PDT...

PLAY Expo London 2018, Special guests announced

PLAY Expo, the UK’s largest arcade, indie and retro gaming show, comes to London’s Printworks for the first time on the 11th and 12th of August 2018. A must attend event for any videogames fan, featuring hundreds of original arcade and pinball machines, plus consoles and PCs playing a virtual who’s who of gaming classics including Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Sonic...