20-23 Sept 2018
The NEC,


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14th September 2018

Rare to host Sea of Thieves panel at EGX 2018!

Legendary UK studio Rare will be appearing at EGX 2018, with a panel of its senior talent discussing the creation of its most recent hit, Sea of Thieves, on the Rezzed Sessions stage.

Tales From The Creation of Sea of Thieves will feature open discussion of the creation, launch and ongoing development of the studio's popular open-world multiplayer pirate adventure, which has accumulated over five million players since its launch this year.

There will also be giveaways of pirate booty in the form of Sea of Thieves merchandise during the session, which will take place at 2.30 on Saturday 22nd September.

Taking part will be Craig Duncan, Studio Head; Joe Neate, Executive Producer; Shelley Preston, Senior Designer; Jon McFarlane, Community Video Manager and Mike Chapman, Design Director. The panel will be hosted by Chris Dring, Publisher of GamesIndustry.biz and host of the Rare Replayed podcast.

The panel will take place on the Rezzed Sessions stage, which has moved this year to the Atrium next to the main show floor, next to the EGX Fringe stage. Further Rezzed Sessions will be announced on Monday, and will be added to the EGX App which is available to download now.

Tickets for EGX 2018 are still available on the tickets page.

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