India’s largest gaming event returns to Mumbai

IGX, India’s largest and longest-running consumer gaming show returns to Mumbai, bringing gamers and tech enthusiasts the blockbuster games, competitive tournaments, and a spotlight on career opportunities in gaming.

The key highlights of IGX include:

  • The Expo: Play the latest games, check out cutting-edge gaming hardware, and pick up great gaming merchandise. This year’s line-up of blockbuster games includes Marvel’s Spider-Man, God of War, WWE 2K19, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Fortnite, PUBG, Hitman 2 and many more.
  • IGX Battles: Compete for top prize at the special IGX Battles competitive gaming arena across tournaments on PS4, PC and mobile. Games include WWE 2K 19, Tekken 7, FIFA 19, and more. IGX Battles will also play host to India’s first 25-player Fortnite Battle Royale tournament on PS4 in partnership with Sony PlayStation, with the overall winner taking home a super-rare 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro Console.
  • Careers in Gaming: A first-of-its-kind conference to help students and parents learn about the career opportunities in gaming straight from experts in education and the gaming industry. Speakers include representatives from Google, Kongregate, EducationUSA, Ubisoft, Whistling Woods International, and more. IGX visitors interested in studying gaming will also have the opportunity to interact with universities from India and around the world.
  • IGX Game Face: India’s largest gaming cosplay event returns to IGX! Dress up as your favourite gaming character, strut your stuff during our IGX Game Face cosplay showcase, and even stand to win some great prizes in the cosplay competition.

Alongside the fourth edition of IGX in Mumbai, IGX is also expanding to a second city this year, with IGX Hyderabad – part of the Indiajoy initiative of the Government of Telangana – set to take place from December 2-4 at HITEX Exhibition Centre.

Gaming is now witnessing tremendous interest and mainstream adoption in India thanks to the popularity of games like PUBG Mobile and Fortnite. IGX showcases to visitors everything that gaming has to offer under one roof. In addition to giving visitors hands-on access to blockbuster games, we’re thrilled to introduce our IGX Battles and Careers in Gaming platforms this year, both of which we plan to expand on significantly through 2019, while also taking IGX to more cities,” Sameer Desai, founder, IGX said.

Date, venue, timings:

IGX Mumbai – November 24-25
Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon
11 am to 6 pm
IGX Hyderabad – December 2-4
HITEX Exhibition Centre
12 pm to 8 pm
Registration: Free at gamesexpo.in

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