It’s not official EB Games (Gamestop) as you know them in the US have stepped up to the plate and announced that after three years of planning they are happy to announce EB EXPO the biggest gaming expo for the Gaming community will be unleashed up us all in October 15th & 16th (Saturday and Sunday) at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Center. I for one am very excited about to have our very own video game expo down under in Australia.
EB have advised that they will be featuring the hottest upcoming games playable for the first time in Australia, exciting presentations from international game developers, they will also have an unmissable EB Arena Spectacular with Showtime FMX freestyle motorcross, plus much, much more.
If you’re like some of the crew here at Capsule you can also get involved and express your passion for gaming and go to the Expo dressed as your favourite video game character for a chance to win great prizes!
You can also get to see the best gamers in the country compete for the National Championship Crown and earn the right to represent Australia at the World Finals in Seoul in the Australian National Finals of the 2011 World Cyber Games.
EB have advised that strictly limited VIP Experiences will be available, providing access to a red carpet entry, priority seating and express access to selected games! Additional VIP Pass features will be announced in the near future and we’ll keep you posted. How do you get VIP ?? Well tickets will be available across three sessions, with more announcements for each session coming soon.
Now what happens on the Sat and Sun? Read Below :
Saturday Daylight 10am to 4pm
Grand Opening LIVE in the Arena
Saturday Twilight 4pm to 10pm
WCG LIVE National Final in the Arena
Sunday 10am to 4pm
COSPLAY LIVE Judging and LIVE final in the Arena
Make sure you save up your pennies as tickets go on sale online and in store on Thursday June 2nd Pre-paid tickets to the event if purchased online or at your local EB Games will cost you $29.95, if you buy tickets at the door they will cost $31.95. EB Games are also selling VIP tickets for $99.95— as mentioned above VIP tickets will allow express access to selected games on the showfloor, priority seating at all Arena events, backstage access to media interview recordings, plus muc more more.
Let us know if your going and you think of it all.