Category: Gaming Events & Festivals

Up Coming Gaming Events & Festivals Schedule

Global Game Jam 2019, Register Now

Global Game Jam, Inc ® announced that site registrations for the 11th annual worldwide game jam that sees tens of thousands of participants from across the globe join in for a weekend of international creativity, close on January 4th, 2019. The 11th annual Global Game Jam will take place January 25th-27th, 2019 in over 900 registered sites in over 100...

1UP Conference & Expo, February shindig in Kortrijk, Belgium

1UP conference is the go-to event for gaming enthusiasts. Whether you like playing games or you are in the business of gaming, this conference is for you. Get inspired, connect with fellow game enthusiasts and check out the latest and greatest in the videogame landscape. What: Two days filled to the brim with all things gaming. A conference, an exhibit...

Bushrioad Spring Fest 2019 Team League (BSF2019)

Bushiroad announced that the Bushiroad Spring Fest 2019 Team League will be held from February to June 2019 at various locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia-Oceania. This sakura-themed festival consists of 3 major tournaments, one for each of the company’s English Edition trading card games – Cardfight!! Vanguard, Weiss Schwarz and Future Card Buddyfight. Bushiroad will continue the Team...

Arena Clash, finals at London’s Stratford Wesfield

Belong Gaming Arenas proudly announces that the Arena Clash tournament finals of Overwatch, League of Legends and Tekken 7 will be heading to its flagship Belong Gaming Arena in London’s Stratford Westfield. The tournament has been fought for seven weeks across the country between Belong’s growing regional gaming tribes, and will be hosted live from 12pm on the December 8th...

PDXCON 2019, October 2019 in Berlin

Paradox Interactive, a publisher and developer of games that take place all over the world, announced the date and location for PDXCON 2019, the annual celebration of Paradox’s global community of fans and players. PDXCON 2019 will occur in Berlin, Germany, taking place on October 19-20, 2019, with debut announcements, appearances, and presentations featured for all attendees. Tickets for PDXCON...

Valkyrie Connect, Hatsune Miku Expo 2018 European concert tour

Ateam Inc. announced that its smartphone fantasy RPG Valkyrie Connect will be holding a collaboration event with Hatsune Miku and other virtual singers themed on the “HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2018 EUROPE” concert tour of Europe at the end of 2018. Hatsune Miku, Kagamine Rin, Kagamine Len, Megurine Luka and more appear in the world of Valkyrie Connect from November 30th. Players can...

Nintendo Switch Holiday Experience – select U.S. shopping centers

Some of the hottest Nintendo Switch games of the holiday season will be playable at the Nintendo Switch Holiday Experience, coming to select shopping centers all around the U.S. starting on Nov. 10. The all-star lineup of family-friendly games includes Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Super Mario Party, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Just Dance 2019 and Overcooked 2, among others. The...

PAX East 2019 Dates Announced, Badges on Sale

Badges for PAX East 2019, taking place Thursday, March 28 through Sunday, March 31 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, are now available for purchase. On sale via the official PAX East website, single-day badges cost $57. Attendees who would like to bring their gaming rigs and reserve a space at the private LAN party will also have the...

The Bard’s Tale Video Game Music Live, Royal Concert Hall – Glasgow, Scotland

inXile Entertainment and Ged Grimes of Simple Minds are excited to announce The Bard’s Tale Video Game Music Live, a one-of-kind concert and theatrical experience featuring music, gameplay, and live acting from The Bard’s Tale video games. Taking place one night only on January 31, 2019 at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow, Scotland as part of Celtic Connections 2019....

SOEDESCO at PAX Australia, brings four action-packed titles

SOEDESCO and 18point2 are showing a grand total of four playable games at PAX Australia 2018. The event takes place from 26 to 28 October, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. At booth 3420, visitors can experience Xenon Racer, Truck Driver, 8-Bit Armies and Omen of Sorrow. Xenon Racer PAX Australia visitors can get their adrenaline pumping by drifting at incredible speeds in Xenon Racer,...

PAX South 2019, Cory Barlog (God of War) delivering keynote

Cory Barlog, the game director behind Sony Santa Monica Studio’s God of War (2018), will deliver the opening “Storytime” keynote at PAX South 2019, taking place Jan. 18-20, 2019 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX. After joining Sony in 2003, Barlog served as lead animator on the original God of War. He then went on to write and direct God...

3rd IMGA MENA, Nominations for third annual event

In collaboration with leading mobile operator Zain Jordan, and Maysalward, a  leading mobile game development, and publishing company. The International Mobile Gaming Awards has revealed that a total of 69 games have been selected to participate in its third competition in the Middle East and North Africa region. IMGA MENA, like similar IMGA programs in Southeast Asia and China, serves...

Melbourne Queer Games Festival, first festival next week

The festival is a volunteer-run effort that exists to shine a spotlight on the year’s lgbtiq games. “We’ve been overwhelmed by the quantity and quality of submissions,” says one of the festival organizers, Luke Miller. “We were hoping for twenty games and we received over fifty. The games range from coming-out and transitioning stories to full-blown scifi action. A lot...

Central & Eastern European Game Awards Winners

Last Saturday the Earth Hall at Poznan International Fair witnessed the first edition of CEEGA ceremony. CEEGA stands for Central and Eastern European Game Awards and it honors the best games in categories such as: Visual Art, Audio, Design, Narrative, Technology, Hidden Game, Best Mobile Game, and Best Game. It is granted by 16 organizations from Central and Eastern Europe...

Resonate 2018, Doors open on the October 19th in Glasgow

Scotland’s largest gaming event, Resonate Total Gaming, returns to SEC, Glasgow this week from 19 – 21 October promising the ultimate gaming experience whether you’re new to gaming or a pro. Back as a bigger event for its third year, the gaming festival has 10 distinct zones in three halls, including an esports area where gamers can compete for prizes...