Nintendo, Electronic Arts, Namco Bandai, Codemasters, Paramount, Trion and Alienware are the latest organisations to sign up to the Games Zone at The Gadget Show Live Professional 2013.
They join an already impressive list of exhibitors in the Games Zone including Epic Games, Capcom, Game, Turtle Beach, Kick Energy, Active Rides and KW Automotives. The area also features the Game Stage, eSports tournament and retro free play area.
Gadget Show Live takes place on 3-7 April at the NEC, Birmingham and is preceded by the one-day trade event Gadget Show Live Professional.
Capcom is showcasing three unreleased titles: Remember Me, Resident Evil Revelations and Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The publisher will also be hosting a competition for visitors to its stand to win a fantastic arcade machine worth £3,000 in celebration of Capcom’s 30th anniversary.
Game is offering a 10% discount to all Gadget Show Live visitors who buy new games at the show. A first for any consumer show.
Gaming celebrities Ali-A and KSI, hosts of two of the world’s leading YouTube gaming channels, will be showing off their skills on the Game Stage.
eSports is running an adrenaline-packed 16-team Counter Strike: Global Offensive tournament with a fantastic £10,000 cash prize up for grabs. Featuring the top teams from across Europe, the tournament will take place on 5-7 April. eSports will also be hosting single-day turn-up and play tournaments for visitors.
Visitors can also take part in casual or hardcore single and multiplayer gaming challenges on the Game Stage in the Game Zone, as well as enjoy the ever popular retro free play area.