Gamer Network have today revealed that tickets for EGX 2015 at the NEC in Birmingham will go on sale on Friday, March 20th at 11am UK Time.
EGX 2015 is the first EGX at Birmingham. In it’s 8th year, it will run between September 24th – 27th. It will be the UK’s largest ever games event with upwards of 80,000 attendees expected. A cornerstone of the video games calendar, EGX features high profile game announcements, playable PC, console and indie games, developer sessions from leading industry spokespeople, and the GamesIndustry Fair – where the next-generation of games industry professionals can find a career in this highly successful industry.
They are also working very closely with Yogscast this year. These famous YouTube creators will be bringing their signature personality to the event. In addition to meeting fans and producing EGX content, Yogscast will also be teaching budding YouTube creators the tricks-of-the-trade. Mark Turpin, CEO of Yogscast stated:
We’re thrilled to be supporting the UK’s number one games event. This year at EGX the Yogscast team will be producing extensive content, meeting fans and passing on our YouTube skill and knowledge.
David Lilley, Managing Director of Gamer Events, added:
This year’s EGX will be the biggest games event in UK history, both in terms of scale and scope. For consumers this means over 1000 screens of playable games, a boatload of insightful developer sessions, upwards of 10 headline features such as Yogscast’s showing, eSports, cosplay and more. For exhibitors, EGX offers the perfect platform to engage with customers, announce products and showcase the latest game developments. We’re very excited about our new home at the NEC, which means EGX is now in the perfect location; the heart of the UK.
We will be attending EGX 2015 this year, and are very excited to see what will be shown off. Are you also looking to attend? Let us know your thoughts via the comment section below.