80,000 Gamers Expected to Fill Two Floors of Earl’s Court
Gamer Network, in partnership with Virgin Media, is delighted to reveal a small selection of the huge number of games that will available to play at EGX London 2014 this September.
Battlefield Hardline, Sunset Overdrive and Alien: Isolation are just some of the games headlining this year’s show, with other titles already confirmed from the likes of 2K Games, Electronic Arts, Activision and SEGA, as well as the console platform holders Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo, and VR powerhouse Oculus.
EGX London 2014 takes place at Earls Court, London, from Thursday 25th September to Sunday 28th September, and is expected to attract 80,000 gamers. For the first time in its history the event will occupy two full floors of Earl’s Court One, packing the space with hundreds of playable pre-release games, along with exclusive developer session presentations on the hour every day and a host of other attractions.
Other playable games include Evolve and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel from 2K Games and the aforementioned Destiny from Activision and Battlefield Hardline from Electronic Arts. SEGA’s Alien: Isolation, voted game of the show at this year’s EGX Rezzed, will also feature in a big way.
Ticket sales have been very strong with super passes, early-entry tickets and Saturday day passes already sold out. Remaining tickets can be purchased via the EGX London website: http://www.egxlondon.net/tickets
This year’s full line-up of playable games, developer sessions and other features will be announced over the next three months, but organisers can already confirm that the following games will be playable:
- Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
- Battlefield Hardline
- War Thunder
- Fable Legends
- Forza Horizon 2
- Halo: The Master Chief Collection
- Project Spark
- Sunset Overdrive
- Alien: Isolation
Visitors to EGX London will also have the opportunity to experience Oculus Rift, the cutting-edge VR headset, on its own dedicated stand. It’s another chance for attendees to enjoy what many people consider to be the future of gaming.
Gamer Network is also pleased to confirm that SEGA will continue to sponsor the Leftfield Collection (formerly Indie Games Arcade), offering indie developers the opportunity to showcase innovative projects free of charge to thousands of gamers.
PC and indie games will also be well represented in the Rezzed area with titles such as the hilarious Gang Beasts already slated to appear. Games currently confirmed for the Rezzed space are:
- Gang Beasts
- Quest of Dungeons
- Velocity 2X
- Prison Architect
- The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
- War for the Overworld
- Bit Brawlers
- Fearless Fantasy
- No Time to Explain
- Speed Runners
- Spoiler Alert
- Heat Signature
EGX London promises a great line-up of other features, including a ranking event for the Capcom Pro Tour taking place on Sunday, an extensive retro games stand and a packed schedule of developer sessions.
More details on all of this and more will be announced in the next three months. You can find out more via www.egxlondon.net or by following us on Twitter (@EGX hashtag #EGX) and on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/EurogamerExpo).