A new gaming and gaming culture expo called The Game Expo is set to take place in Melbourne in March next year. The expo looks to have a wide array of activities from eSports to meet & greets with your favourite content creators. Nothing specific have been announced yet, but more details will be announced soon.
What Is The Game Expo?
The Game Expo was formed by members of the gaming community who have come together in collaboration. With decades of experience in gaming events producing activations for the industry, or to support their favourite games and find more people to play together. This is a home grown expo from the teams behind numerous fan favourite gaming LANS , pop culture shows and esports events, including BAM (Battle Arena Melbourne), The Big LAN, ITZ Gaming, Kanga Esports, Events Engine and more.
What Will Be There?
Four themed zones of the event correspond to the coloured buttons on the Game Expo logo. These colours match floor plan and schedule so it’s easy to find your favourite activity. Each zone will have a feature area or stage to highlight the fun.
Red – Tournaments – Community and Competitive
Esports, Console and PC Live tournaments, and stage events with prizes.
Yellow – Expo Hall – Tech and Gaming Brands
Explore new games and tech at exhibitor booths, try demos, and complete event quests.
Blue – Creative – Show your love of gaming
Meet your favourite streamers and content creators, witness amazing cosplay and live performances, and discover the talent of fantastic artists.
Green – Freeplay – Everyone is welcome to play
There’s fun freeplay all over the show, with special zones for console and PC play as well as a dedicated tabletop gaming zone where you can learn to play from the free library of board and card games, join tournaments, and more.
When And Where Is It?
DATES: Saturday 11th March & Sun 12th March 2023.
LOCATION: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Where To Buy Tickets:
Tickets are available at tixr.com and are available in 3 tiers.
- General admission ($40 daily, $70 weekend)
- VIP* ($250)
- BYOC – bring your own computer ($80)
- Access to The Game Expo on Saturday and Sunday
- Access to the VIP Lounge (Snacks and Drinks provided)
- Exclusive Founders/VIP Pin
- $100 voucher for The Game Expo Merch Booth
- VIP Early access to the expo floor from 9.30am
- Skip the queues with separate VIP lines for ticket collection and Expo Entry.
Follow The Game Expo on Facebook and Twitter for future announcements and updates.