EGX is the UK’s biggest video games event! Come along and you’ll find the most anticipated console and PC games, all playable weeks or months before they’re released. It also has presentations by game designers from world renowned studios, areas dedicated to esports, the opportunity to meet and chat with game creators.
EGX Birmingham returns to the NEC on 21 – 24 Sep 2017.
It’s a great day out for families, not only to see all the latest games but also to spend time together sharing your hobby. Under 10s go free, but it’s worth noting that this offer is restricted to one child per ticket paying adult.
We’ll be there again with the VSC who administer the PEGI ratings in the UK. We’ll be ready to answer your family gaming questions. Why not come along and say hello?
This year highlights will include:
PLAY BLOCKBUSTER GAMES
Play the hottest console and PC games from the world’s biggest publishers before they’re released.
DISCOVER AMAZING INDIE GAMES
Enjoy the world’s largest collection of indie games and meet their creators.
EXPERIENCE ESPORTS, LIVE
See the latest ranked tournaments live at the show.
LEARN FROM DEVELOPERS
World renowned game creators present their latest projects and answer your questions.
Join us on Friday and Saturday nights for two amazing after parties featuring the wonderful DJ Yoda.
OVERWATCH ROAD TO EGX
The UK’s biggest Overwatch tournament. Supported by OMEN by HP and Blizzard.
STREET FIGHTER V TOURNAMENT
Watch some of the world’s best Street Fighter players battle it out for big money and vital ranking points in this Capcom Pro Tour Premier Event.
GET A JOB IN GAMES
The GamesIndustry.biz Career Fair is here to help you begin a career in games.
MEET AND DO BUSINESS
The industry’s biggest & best publishers, developers, indies, retailers, media partners & agencies are all here so if you’re in the business of games, you need to be too.
See award-winning performers on the cosplay stage and watch panel sessions by cosplay experts.
UKIE CAREERS BAR
Running as part of the Career Fair, these talks and informal drop-in sessions require no pre-booking and are an essential source of careers advice.
THE REZZED SESSIONS
Insight into game development and the industry at large, from a variety of expert panellists and presenters.
PLAY RETRO GAMES
Our biggest ever collection of classics, from ancient to Xbox 360.
Play the latest board games & get a helping hand from the experts at Esdevium Games or head to the Playopolis cafe & borrow one of the games from their vast library.
All the gaming merch you could ever dream of including EGX exclusives.