4-6 April 2019
Tobacco Dock,

Daily Schedule

  • Fringe Theatre
  • EGX Live
  • Meet and Greet
  • Career Fair Talks
  • Portfolio Reviews
11:00 - 11:45AI and games
Our panel of game devs, academics and more chat about their favourite AI in games - even when it is rubbish
12:00 - 12:45Sword Idol - Not the story of a real game
Join us; help us explore the design, development, and impact of a seminal game that never was; and watch our panelists scramble to make sense of it all!
14:00 - 14:45Girth Loinhammer's Most Exponential Adventure
An exponentially branching interactive experience live in the Fringe theatre! Girth Loinhammer has it all: a vast fortress, limitless power, and untold legions of goblin slaves.
15:00 - 15:45Interactive TV Shows - Transmedia pretensions or the future of entertainment?
We'll examine previous efforts to merge TV and Games into a Transmedia Frankenstein in an attempt to find a resolution to the seemingly forbidden question: Does the future of entertainment lie in Interactive Media?
16:00 - 16:45The Games on Film Podcast
Celebrate the much-maligned middle ground where the mediums of movies and video games meet
17:00 - 17:45The NerdOD Podcast
The NerdOD boys are back after their EGX live debut with their unique take on the gaming culture, news and features along with the onstage banter and shenanigans
11:00 - 11:4530 years of indie
The panel will take a breezy look at the past thirty years of indie games as part of Ukie's 30 Years of Play campaign
12:00 - 12:45Adventures in interactive streaming – a developer’s tale
Join the team from Centrifuge as they describe how their experience of adding interactive features to their existing games has led to an “interactivity first” game design for their latest title.
13:00 - 13:45The Sidequest Podcast
Join the team from Centrifuge as they describe how their experience of adding interactive features to their existing games has led to an “interactivity first” game design for their latest title.
14:00 - 14:45Video Games Journalists vs The Transformers (The Movie)
This panel will dig into what makes The Transformers: The Movie either stand up in 2019, or fall apart when under the scrutiny of some of the robots in disguise's biggest fans. There may be tears.
15:00 - 15:45Eurogamer Podcast live: Ask the review team!
Join the Eurogamer review team for a live podcast answering your questions on video game criticism.
16:00 - 17:30Big Red Barrel UK podcast
A live recording of our regular BRB UK gaming podcast. Featuring regular hosts Coleman and Tim, as well as irregular hosts, guests and prizes!
11:00 - 11:45Making VR Comfortable: Developers' Perspective
Join some of the UK's most accomplished VR developers as they discuss one of the most important factors in Virtual Reality; comfort.
12:00 - 12:45Video game music & gaming
Discussion on video game music, its huge rise in popularity over the years, the adoption of VGM into the mainstream, the rise of VGM vinyl, music production, common misconceptions about VGM composing, and a Q & A session for the audience.
13:00 - 13:45Disability diversity; how representation goes right and wrong
A panel openly discussing how disabilities, learning difficulties and mental health are portrayed in video games.
14:00 - 14:45Level Design Mysteries: How does level design influence the player experience in games?
Discussing the mastery and mysteries behind the choices level designers make and how those influence the player, how they guide them and in the end, how they improve the overall gameplay.
15:00 - 15:45Melanin Gamers: Inclusion and diversity - the future of gaming
A panel will discuss trolls, the challenges surrounding race and racial stereotypes, the issue of representation in the gaming industry.
16:00 - 17:30The Computer Game Show
Watch a special live version of the UK gaming podcast where anything goes, and hear what Sean, David, Mat and James think about the games they've played at Rezzed 2019 and more.
12:00 - 13:00Eurogamer: Pass the Pad - Apex Legends
Aoife, Johnny and Ian open EGX Rezzed 2019 with some live Apex Legends action.
13:30 - 14:30Chris Bratt: Wargroove
Self proclaimed strategy king Chris Bratt of People Make Games plays Wargroove while chatting with members of the Chucklefish team.
15:00 - 16:00Eurogamer: Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
The Eurogamer team try their hand at bomb disposal.
16:30 - 17:30Outside Xbox: Trials Rising
Jane, Mike and Andy are brilliant at Trials and they're going to show you how to be brilliant too.
10:00 - 11:00Outside Xtra: Tetris 99
Ellen and Luke get stuck into Tetris 99, the battle royale game for pacifists.
12:00 - 13:00Eurogamer: Late to the Party LIVE
A live edition of Eurogamer's popular Late to the Party series.
13:30 - 14:30Eurogamer: Worms WMD
Join Aoife, Johnny and Ian for a few rounds of the classic multiplayer party game.
15:00 - 16:00Chris Bratt: Sunless Skies
Chris Bratt takes to the air with members of the Failbetter dev team for a playthrough of Sunless Skies.
16:30 - 17:30Platform32: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Ian's here to school you in PUBG.
10:00 - 11:00Outside Xbox: Hitman 2
Jane, Mike and Andy hit men in Hitman 2.
12:00 - 13:00Eurogamer: Hungover Mario Kart
Come see what kind of state the Eurogamer team are in after Friday night's exertions. Bring water and bacon sandwiches.
13:3 - 14:30Chris Bratt: Phoenix Point
Chris Bratt live streams Phoenix Point and chats with its creator, industry legend Julian Gollop.
15:00 - 16:00Eurogamer: Beat Saber
Hopefully the Eurogamer team have recovered from their hangovers otherwise this is going to be messy.
12:00 - 13:30Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
14:30 - 15:30Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
16:30 - 17:30Eurogamer
10:00 - 11:00Eurogamer
12:00 - 13:00Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
14:00 - 15:00Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
10:00 - 11:00Eurogamer
12:00 - 13:00Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
14:00 - 15:00Outside Xbox & Outside Xtra
16:00 - 17:00RKG
10:00John Romero: A life in games
11:00Marketing for indie studios. Why and how
14:00Advice for aspiring & start-up indie developers
16:00Everything you never knew you had to know about games marketing
10:00Brenda Romero: So you want to be a games designer
11:00Your first six months in the games industry
14:00Oh **** please help! Career lessons from games marketing
15:00Creative Assembly panel Q&A – The designer and programmer pipeline
16:00Building a career in games journalism panel
10:00Getting started in voice acting
11:00Games industry PR 101
12:00Tech-art to heart (A technical art primer)
13:00Myths and truths of working in games
14:00Portfolio building
15:00Community management
16:00Getting into games without a games degree
11:00 - 13:00Ashley Shaw (Senior Technical Content Developer, Jagex) & Christopher White Sound Designer, Coatsink Software
13:00 - 15:00Eoin Loughrey (Senior Animator, Super Spline Studios) & Ben Blethyn NDreams, Principal 2D Artist
15:00 - 17:00JD Kelly (Voice Actor, JD Kelly) & Philip Meredith (Games Art Tutor, Escape Studios)
11:00 - 13:00Jonathon Wilson (Lead designer/ Producer, Pocket Money Games) & Adam Boyne (Director / Programmer, BetaJester Ltd)
13:00 - 15:00Shayleen Hulbert (3D character artist, Freelancer) & George Rankin (Level Designer, Supermassive Games)
15:00 - 17:00Chris J. Nairn (Composer, Chris J. Nairn Music ) & Eugenia Peruzzo (Character Artist , Freelancer)
11:00 - 13:00Luke Hale (Producer, Cloud Imperium Games) & Gareth Bourn (Senior Designer, Cloud Imperium Games).
13:00 - 15:00Nele Steenput (Head of Art/ Character Artist, Cooperative Innovations) & Richard Whitelock (Director, Distant Lantern Studios, Distant Lantern Studio)
15:00 - 17:00Liam de Valmency (Programmer, Media Molecule) & Peter Barnard (Art Director, Funsolve)

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