Category: Gaming Events & Festivals

Resonate Total Gaming, Glasgow on 19-21 October 2018

Scotland’s largest gaming festival, Resonate Total Gaming, is partnering with esports specialists epic.LAN and Curry’s PC World to provide a weekend of competitive gaming across two arenas for visitors at SEC, Glasgow on 19-21 October 2018. Visitors can compete on esports titles CS:GO and Rocket League to win prizes. Curry’s PC world will have a separately branded arena where players...

Casual Connect Eastern Europe 2018, ‘Indie Prize’ winners announced

Indie Prize, an international scholarship program created by Computer Games Association (CGA) for independent game developers, announced the winners of the 23rd Indie Prize Awards at Casual Connect Eastern Europe 2018 in Serbia – representing the best in independent game design and innovation. Best Game Audio: Awakening of Heroes developed by COFA Games. Serbia Best Game Design: Golf Club: Wasteland developed...

London Games Festival will return in 2019

The London Games Festival will return in 2019 with an extended run and bigger events from 2 April to 14 April across the city. London Games Festival, backed by the Mayor of London with funding of £1.2m over three years, seeks to make London the games capital of the world.  It is delivered by Games London, an initiative from Film...

IGN at New York Comic Con

IGN is staging the ultimate head-to-head fighting competition at this year’s New York Comic Con—when pro gaming stars take on MMA greats including Rampage Jackson and Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson at the eagerly awaited fighting game, Soulcalibur VI from Bandai Namco Entertainment—the first-ever live competition for the game.   IGN alumnus Greg Miller and esports commentator Alex “Golden Boy” Mendez will...

SOEDESCO debuts new title at Milan Games Week 2018

SOEDESCO is bringing four games to Milan Games Week, one of which hasn’t currently been announced yet. Milan Games Week 2018 will take place at the Fiera Milano Rho in Milan, from 5 to 7 October. SOEDESCO can be found in hall 8, at booth F04B. A grand total of four challenging games will be playable at the event. Brand...

rAge Expo 2018, at the Ticketpro Dome this weekend

As gamers settle into three dedicated LAN areas to play games non-stop for 52 hours at the biggest and slickest LAN in Africa, visitors to rAge 2018 will be welcomed by the sight of a newly designed and larger show floor, featuring all that is great in gaming. The interactive and immersive gaming experience running from 5 to 7 October...

Square Enix at New York Comic Con 2018

At this year’s New York Comic Con (booth # 1805), SQUARE ENIX® will offer hands-on demos of DRAGON QUEST® XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age™, KINGDOM HEARTS III, THE LAST REMNANT™ Remastered, LIFE IS STRANGE™ 2 and Shadow of the Tomb Raider™. Advance tickets to play the KINGDOM HEARTS III demo will be distributed at the booth at 10:00 a.m....

BitSummit 2018 comes to Tokyo

Hot on the heels of our most successful BitSummit ever, Vol. 6 held this past May, BitSummit is hitting the road and coming to Tokyo! We’re spreading the indie love around with a new Roadshow event to be held September, 19th 2018, the day before Tokyo Game Show. BitSummit has always been about great games, interesting speakers, amazing music, and...

Game Drive at EGX 2018, sneak peeks at four indie jewels

Game Drive will be representing four Dutch game studios at EGX in Birmingham from September 20-23. Attendees will be able to play action strategy game Swords and Soldiers 2 Shawarmageddon, World War One shooters Tannenberg and Verdun, enjoy hilarious multiplayer fun with Tricky Towers, and last but not least, something brand new from the We Were Here series… Find us...

Black Desert Online’s Drieghan Expansion Playable at EGX 2018

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games have announced that Black Desert Online will receive a brand new expansion named Drieghan. This update will feature a large mountainous area, over 300 challenging quests, fresh nodes to conquer and a new menacing dragon boss called Garmoth. Drieghan will launch later this year as a free update and will be playable for the very...

Nintendo at EGX 2018, Hands-on opportunities promised this year

Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, Super Mario Party, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and many more Nintendo Switch games will be available to play at the event! Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and Super Mario Party exclusively for Nintendo Switch will be playable for the first time in the UK at EGX 2018, running 20th-23rd...

Nintendo at PAX West

Some of the most anticipated Nintendo Switch games of the upcoming holiday season are coming to this year’s PAX West expo in Seattle from Aug. 31 to Sept. 3. Games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Super Mario Party, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! will join Diablo III: Eternal Collection from Blizzard Entertainment, Starlink: Battle for Atlasfrom Ubisoft and DRAGON BALL FighterZ from BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment as playable games in Nintendo’s...

Square Enix at PAX West 2018, Line-up and events

From August 31 – September 3, SQUARE ENIX® will host gameplay demos, giveaways, panels and a variety of interactive events at PAX West 2018, held at the Washington State Convention Center. At Booth #2141 attendees will be able to play DRAGON QUEST® XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age™, KINGDOM HEARTS III, LIFE IS STRANGE® 2, Shadow of the Tomb Raider™,...

Insomnia63 Gaming Festival, four days of non-stop action for all the family

GAME Esports and Events is excited to announce further details of Insomnia63, the UK’s biggest gaming festival, as it returns to Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre over the Bank Holiday Weekend. The four-day gaming extravaganza kicks off from 10:00 a.m. on Friday 24th August 2018. Attendees will be able to get their hands-on the biggest upcoming titles from major publishers as...