20-23 Sept 2018
The NEC,
Birmingham

News

9th October 2017

Destiny 2 voted EGX 2017 game of the show

Destiny 2, Activision's epic multiplayer shooter, has been crowned EGX 2017 game of the show by the event's attendees.

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15th September 2017

Download the free EGX 2017 mobile guide now

The EGX 2017 mobile guide is now available to download, for free, within the EGX app.

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15th September 2017

Square Enix Collective reveals biggest ever EGX lineup

A host of fascinating indie games are coming to EGX thanks to Square Enix Collective, the initiative that helps independent developers boost the profile of their games.

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14th September 2017

Rezzed Sessions to host Football Manager, Mike Bithell, Sniper Elite, Bill Roper and more!

This year's Rezzed Sessions lineup includes presentations on the development of Sniper Elite and Football Manager, and insight from Subsurface Circular's Mike Bithell, Production Line creator Cliff Harris, and Sunless Sea, Dragon Age and Telltale writer Alexis Kennedy.

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14th September 2017

Virgin Media to stage epic Destiny 2 experience at EGX

EGX headline sponsor Virgin Media will be giving Guardians a Destiny 2 experience to remember at the UK’s biggest gaming event with 4K gaming, an immersive environment and a host of special guests.

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13th September 2017

Addictive platformer Octahedron playable at EGX thanks to Square Enix Collective

Octahedron the vertical action adventure developed by Demimonde, will be available to play at next week's EGX thanks to Square Enix Collective.

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12th September 2017

Play Dissidia Final Fantasy NT ahead of its 2018 release

Prepare to battle with a cast of legendary warriors as Dissidia Final Fantasy NT heads to next week's EGX courtesy of Square Enix.

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12th September 2017

Oddworld co-founder Lorne Lanning presents Oddworld: Soulstorm

Oddworld co-founder and Creative Director, Lorne Lanning will present an in-depth look at the studio's brand new game, Oddworld: Soulstorm, at next week's EGX.

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11th September 2017

Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra signing sessions confirmed

We are delighted to confirm the meet-and-greet/signing schedule for Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra during EGX 2017. The signing sessions will be free to attend for anybody with a valid show ticket for that day.

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11th September 2017

Explore the origins of Strange Brigade

Developers from Rebellion will present a session on the studio's brand new IP, Strange Brigade at next week's EGX.

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8th September 2017

EGX 2017 to feature Blizzard Entertainment

The UK’s biggest games event, EGX 2017, kicks off in just under two weeks, and we're delighted to announce that Blizzard Entertainment will be there with Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm.

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8th September 2017

Play Total War: WARHAMMER II & Sonic Forces at EGX 2017

Total War: WARHAMMER II, Sonic Forces and Sonic Mania will all be playable at EGX 2017 thanks to SEGA. Visitors will also be treated to a presentation by devs from Creative Assembly, creators of the Total War series.

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8th September 2017

Call of Duty: WWII, Star Wars Battlefront II & more playable at EGX

A host of big name games, including Call of Duty: WWII, Star Wars Battlefront II and Detroit: Become Human, are coming to EGX thanks to PlayStation UK.

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8th September 2017

Worldwide playable debut for Worms W.M.D on Nintendo Switch at EGX 2017

Team17 will exhibit six playable games at this year's EGX with Worms W.M.D on Nintendo Switch making its worldwide playable debut and three titles making their exclusive UK hands-on debuts.

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7th September 2017

Bomber Crew & Racing Apex heading to EGX thanks to Curve Digital

Two hotly anticipated titles, Bomber Crew and Racing Apex, will be playable at EGX courtesy of Curve Digital.

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6th September 2017

Cuphead, Age of Empires & more revealed for Xbox stand

Following the news that EGX will be the only place to try Xbox One X before its release, the full lineup of playable games that will appear on the Xbox stand has now been revealed.

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5th September 2017

Find out how Firaxis saved XCOM from complete disaster

Jake Solomon, Creative Director at Firaxis, will be joined by Eurogamer's Chris Bratt to discuss the turbulent development of 2012's Enemy Unknown during an on-stage interview at this month's EGX.

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5th September 2017

TT Games to present Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 at EGX

Developers from TT Games will be present at this year's EGX to give attendees a sneak preview of what to expect from LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2.

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4th September 2017

Middle-earth: Shadow of War session announced

Monolith Productions' Bob Roberts (Design Director) will deliver a presentation on Middle-earth: Shadow of War at this month's EGX.

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1st September 2017

Register now to try PlayStation VR at EGX 2017

PlayStation VR will return to EGX and visitors will be able to get hands-on with some of the latest titles for Sony's headset including Gran Turismo Sport and Bravo Team.

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31st August 2017

Raiders of the Broken Planet and nine more playable indie games added to the show floor

A further 10 playable games have been added to the EGX 2017 show floor including Raiders of the Broken Planet by Mercury Steam.

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31st August 2017

XCOM creatives Julian Gollop & Jake Solomon to take part in EGX panel session

Julian Gollop, the original creator of X-COM: UFO Defense, and Jake Solomon, creative director of the current XCOM series, will appear together during a very special panel session at EGX 2017.

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30th August 2017

Sunless Skies session announced

Developers from Failbetter Games, the team behind Fallen London and Sunless Sea, will present a session on their new title, Sunless Skies at next month's EGX.

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25th August 2017

PlayStation returns to EGX with biggest ever stand

PlayStation will have an extensive presence at EGX 2017 as it returns to the event with its biggest ever stand.

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25th August 2017

Nine playable indie games added to the Rezzed lineup

EGX 2017 is now just a few weeks away and the game reveals are coming thick and fast.

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25th August 2017

Board games session debut at EGX with City of Kings

For the first time ever EGX will host a board games developer session, giving attendees an insight into the development process of a pre-release tabletop game.

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24th August 2017

Announcing the Leftfield Collection line-up

The line-up of weird and wonderful games otherwise known as the Leftfield Collection has just been revealed!

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21st August 2017

Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra's "Showdown of the Week" tickets now on sale!

Hit YouTube channels Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra today announce their live show at EGX 2017, Showdown of the Week, tickets for which are now on sale.

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18th August 2017

Xbox One X is exclusively playable at EGX!

The Xbox One X - the most powerful console yet created - will be playable at EGX 2017, the first and only time that UK gamers will be able to try it ahead of its release later this year.

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11th August 2017

Six playable indie games added to the EGX lineup

Today we're delighted to reveal six more playable indie titles for EGX 2017. They are part of what will become the largest collection of playable indie games in the world.

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11th August 2017

Legendary game designer Julian Gollop to speak at EGX

Julian Gollop, the creator of Laser Squad and X-COM, will deliver a talk on his brand new strategy game, Phoenix Point, at EGX 2017.

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4th August 2017

First playable indie games revealed for EGX 2017

EGX is once again set to host the world's largest collection of indie games with over 150 different playable titles expected to fill the event's show floor.

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3rd August 2017

Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra announce fan events at EGX

Hit YouTube channels Outside Xbox and Outside Xtra will be holding fan events at this year's EGX, with daily signing sessions and a ticketed live show on Saturday afternoon.

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2nd August 2017

ESL UK Brings Esports to EGX with Premiership Finals

This year's EGX will feature more esports action than ever before and as part of those expansion plans we're delighted to reveal that ESL will bring the UK Premiership Finals to the event for the first time ever.

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27th July 2017

Play Project Cars 2 & Dragon Ball FighterZ at EGX 2017

Visitors to EGX 2017 will have the opportunity to get hands-on with both Project Cars 2 and Dragon Ball FighterZ thanks to Bandai Namco!

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14th July 2017

Take part in the European Cosplay Gathering at EGX 2017

EGX is proud to once again host the UK preliminaries of the European Cosplay Gathering and we're delighted to announce that registration for Sunday's competition is now open.

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10th July 2017

Cosplay schedule revealed for EGX 2017

Today we're delighted to reveal the full schedule of events for the cosplay stage at EGX 2017!

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5th July 2017

Board games library to debut at EGX thanks to Playopolis

Great news for tabletop gaming fans, EGX has teamed up with the fine folks at board game café and online store, Playopolis, to create a board games library at this September's event.

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4th July 2017

Cheap train tickets to EGX available now

Planning to travel to EGX by train? Then it's time to book your travel as cheaper advance fare tickets are available to purchase right now.

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3rd July 2017

Want to exhibit your game for free at EGX?

Submissions are now being accepted for the Leftfield Collection at EGX 2017!

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29th June 2017

Security and cosplay at EGX 2017

As with all live events across the UK, EGX 2017 will see increased security measures in place including mandatory bag searches at the main entrance and additional security staff.

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7th June 2017

Overwatch Road to EGX qualifier 4 signups now open

The Overwatch Road to EGX tournament has reached qualifier 4! Matches will be played online between the 24th June and 1st July and those looking to take part can register their teams now.

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5th June 2017

Doctor Bell's Magical Mirrorless Picture Box lands at EGX

We're delighted to reveal that Doctor Bell will bring his Magical Mirrorless Picture Box to EGX for the very first time this September!

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5th June 2017

EGX 2017 tickets on sale now

Tickets for EGX 2017 are now available to buy via our tickets page!

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13th March 2017

Revealing the Overwatch Road to EGX played on OMEN by HP

We're delighted to announce the Overwatch Road to EGX, a brand new Overwatch tournament brought to you in partnership with OMEN by HP and supported by Metabomb.

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18th October 2016

EGX 2017 dates revealed - tickets on sale early next year

A massive thank you to everyone who attended EGX 2016! Over 75,000 of you flocked to the NEC to play more than 200 games including worldwide exclusives like Dishonored 2 and Yooka-Laylee.

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18th October 2016

Battlefield 1 crowned EGX 2016 game of the show!

Battlefield 1, the latest installment in DICE's critically acclaimed FPS series, has been voted EGX 2016 Game of the Show by you, the attendees.

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