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EGX 2017

21 - 24 Sep 2017
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EGX is the UK’s biggest games event. It features hundreds of playable pre-release games across all formats including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC.

Get hands-on with AAA games from the world’s biggest publishers and discover the best games from the thriving indie scene.

World renowned game designers will present updates on their latest projects in our dedicated auditorium and those looking to enter the industry will be able to get valuable advice in the Career Fair.

The fun doesn’t stop when the doors close. On Friday and Saturday nights join us for two after hours parties featuring the formidable DJ Yoda as he performs his stunning History of Gaming show.

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Hotels at The NEC

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Looking for concerts, shows or sporting events? Situated at the NEC site, the Genting Arena is home to world class music and live shows.


Resorts World Birmingham A whole range of bars, restaurants shops and more all within walking distance of the NEC Halls.