Video games have been prevalent in contemporary culture for decades. Given the sheer number of players (more than 166 million Americans, according to a 2018 Entertainment Software Association survey) and the amount of revenue created ($134.9 billion in 2018), video games exert a huge impact on contemporary life. Visual artists are gamers too—as immersed in video game culture as anyone else—yet video games have rarely been examined as a major influence on contemporary art.… Read the rest
IndieCade has announced the official festival nominees and lineup for its 2019 North American independent games celebration, hosted October 10-12 in Santa Monica. This year’s festival will return to the Center for Media and Design at Santa Monica College and will feature a diverse and curated selection of the industry’s most innovative, creative and thought-provoking independent titles.
CCP Games, the creators of the in-depth and uniquely player-driven spaceship MMO game EVE Online, have announced that tickets are still available for G-Fleet 2019 in Berlin, the next stop on the EVE Invasion World Tour and running September 13-14. Tickets for this unmissable are event obtainable by following this link, priced from €9 and up.… Read the rest
Already one of johannesburg’s biggest and most exciting interactive events showcasing the best in gaming, cosplay, geek culture, tech and esports, Vodacom rAge 2019 has added another first to its growing list of exciting attractions. For the first time, the World Robotic Olympia SA (WRO SA) will be setting up shop to host their top teams.… Read the rest
This past weekend, thousands of players from around the world converged in Indianapolis, Indiana to contain a critical outbreak of chaotic magical activity during the first-ever Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Fan Festival. Over two days, event attendees returned nearly two million Foundables.
During the event, players found themselves immersed in a celebratory experience at White River State Park with all the charms and wonder you’d expect from the Wizarding World.… Read the rest
During the inaugural Ubisoft Experience event, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed Symphony will play at four additional venues across the UK. The symphonic experience, that combines a live 80-piece orchestra and choir with stunning footage from over a decade of Assassin’s Creed, will arrive in Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow in April 2020.… Read the rest
Vodacom 4U has revealed not only why the brand is on board, but also what awesome prizes will be up for grabs at the Vodacom 4U Cosplay Competition run by GES at the Vodacom rAge Gaming expo taking place from 27 through to 29 September at the Ticketpro Dome.… Read the rest
XSEED Games announced a robust lineup of games and events to experience at PAX West from August 30 – September 2 in Seattle, Washington. Fans will have hands-on experiences on Nintendo SwitchTM system, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Windows PC, including the long-awaited Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin, Heroland, BurgerTime Party!, Granblue Fantasy: Versus, and first hands-on for Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition.… Read the rest
Developer panels, fan activities and giveaways will be among the many offerings from SQUARE ENIX® at this year’s PAX West 2019, held at the Washington State Convention Center from August 30 – September 2. Midgar comes to life in Booth #2335 with several familiar sights from Sector 1, including a re-creation of the train station and a stunning Mako reactor that looms over the show floor, and houses gameplay demos of FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE.… Read the rest
a booth full of playable Nintendo Switch games, including new and unreleased games like Luigi’s Mansion 3, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt — Complete Edition, DRAGON QUEST XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield
a panel and signing opportunity featuring developers from upcoming game DRAGON QUEST XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition, which features Hero, the latest addition to the Super Smash Bros.
Everyone’s talking about the majestic Galar region, the must-visit destination for up-and-coming Pokémon Trainers. Galar is the setting for the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield games, launching exclusively for the Nintendo Switch system on Nov. 15. From picturesque grassy plains to bustling industrial towns, the Galar region offers Trainers many exciting places to explore, newly discovered Pokémon to catch and Gym Leaders to battle.… Read the rest
21 Sept. 2019 – Milan /Italy (Teatro Dal Verme)
50 musicians on stage with giant-screen video projection!
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Relive Luffy’s adventure in a sensational live experience!
With the Composer Kohei Tanaka and a full symphonic orchestra.
ONE PIECE Music Symphony returns with a new video and music program! Sail to the New World for a new film concert with two prestigious shows in Milan!… Read the rest
The World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) a multi-genre, multi-game tournament series produced by Estars Studios, and Method, a premier World of Warcraft (WoW) esports organization based in the U.K., partner to produce the Classic Race to World First (RWF), streaming 24/7 live Aug. 26 – Sept. 2, 2019 from the PokerGO Studio (ARIA Resort and Casino) in Las Vegas.… Read the rest
Seattle Indies Expo is a collection of the top 25 indie games from Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, and it’s happening alongside PAX West on Sunday, September 1. Come join us just a few blocks from PAX at the Motif Hotel where you will be able to play the following 25 games and meet the developers that made them!… Read the rest