Online games are the new thrill of today’s generation. The trend has become so influential that quite a good number of players earn a living from it. However, this is not where it ends. Over recent years, gaming companies and stakeholders organize global conventions to bring together both players and fans. Here are the top five of these conventions that you should consider attending.
The Game Show
Japan is known for producing some of the best anime games and movies. It is of no surprise that the Game Show would be held in Tokyo. This annual convention is held at the Makhuri Messe Center in Japan, welcoming over 200,000 participants from all over the world.
Electronic Entertainment Expo
Before 2017, the electronic entertainment expo, also called E3, used to be an industry event. Right now, the event is open to the public, making it the biggest in the globe. If you are looking to know the latest in the digital gaming industry, this should be the place to be every year.
This is your go-to place if you are looking for the ultimate gaming convention experience. You will get fantastic online tournaments, enjoy cosplaying, fun and dance to the lovely live music. Dreamhack is hosted in different places globally, but this year it will be in Anaheim, CA in the US.
Penny Arcade Expo (PAX)
Anyone serious about digital gaming has to know about PAX. This is by far the most popular gaming convention. With thousands of gamers in attendance, Penny Arcade Expo offers arcades, video games, tabletops among others for your fun.
This event features the best gaming and electronic participants in the industry. You will not miss a Ubisoft, EA or Sony Stand with live demos.
The gaming industry is not slowing down any time soon. If you are a digital gaming enthusiast, you should make time for any of the above gaming conventions.