It’s back, and it’s bigger than ever. Check out GameStart 2017 highlights here!
GameStart, the gaming event of the region, returns with stronger line-up and more programmes and activities. Here are some highlights:
Once you step in, turn right and you’ll see PlayStation’s massive demo area, where you can try your hand at some new Playstation VR titles.
Some of the games available for play here are: Bravo Team, Farpoint, No Heroes Allowed VR, Stifled, Dissidia Final Fantasy, FIFA18, Gran Turismo SPORT. Play a few of these demos and fill up a survey to redeem freebies!
Over at Bandai Namco Entertainment‘s booth: Dragonball Fighter Z, Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker, Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet and Code Vein are being shown.
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Show your support for up and rising local indie gaming developers at the International Game Developers Association of Singapore (IGDA) Singapore booth.
Shadowverse is part of the SEA Mobile Major E-Sports Tournament – you can try playing the game here, and then watch the pros do it.
Tucked at the corner of the hall is the SEA Major, where much of this year’s excitement will take place.
GameStart’s Founders Base is where you can meet more indie developers and startups.
Check out Arduboy‘s booth to learn more (or even buy) about their micro 8-bit game platform and devices.
After playing some game demos and experiencing the excitement of E-Sports tournaments, head to Doujin Market and discover a world of talented artists plying their trade.
So cute! This is Purrballs.
Rachta Lin has a huge booth this year showcasing her amazing illustrations.
Kinetiquettes‘ works are jawdropping as always.
Get kitted with some gamer tees at the Xmashed Gear booth. Some designs are on sale at great prices!
Don’t miss RetroDNA Gaming‘s booth – you might find some rare games from your childhood.
Have you gotten your GameStart and Alyse T-shirts? $25 for each design – only at this merch booth!
The cyberpunk-themed The Drinkery is a new dining area for visitors to fuel up during their stay at the convention.
There’s more to games than videogames. New to this year is an entire GameStart TableTop area dedicated to well, ‘analog’ gaming.
For the rest of us, we can stand from afar and marvel at this incredible hobby.
Yep, so that’s my whirlwind GameStart 2017 coverage. Lots of things to see and do this year, and I didn’t manage to cover everything in 2 hours.
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14 – 15 October 2017, 11AM – 9PM
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Hall 401 – 303
Grab your tickets from GameStart 2017 Official Website now!