GAMING FORUM 2019

WHERE THE GAMING INDUSTRY MEETS

    Now in its 2nd year, the annual Gaming Forum is a high-level gathering of the most influential minds across the gaming industry to discuss the trends and future of the industry. Attendees include major local distributors, journalists, esports casters, teams and video game developers.

    The speakers this year represent the leading names & brightest stars from award-winning game developers, esports personalities, award-winning voice actors and analysts:

    • Ben Myres – Game Dev (Nyamakop)
    • Cukia Kimani – Game Dev (Nyamakop)
    • Pippa Tshabalala – Glitched Africa
    • Marco Cocomello – Glitched Africa
    • Byron Trent – MSI Gaming
    • Jason Holden-Jones – Sim Racing SA
    • David Bateson – IO Interactive
    • Sam Wright – Esports Analyst/Host
    • Michael Harmse – Esports Analyst
    • Barry Louzada – Mettlestate
    • Glenn Kisela – Esports Central
    • Louis Du Pisani – Pixel Brew

    Attendees also get to test out Indie Games Semblance and Boetfighter from local developers as well as AAA titles Far Cry: New Dawn, Metro Exodus, Anthem & Devil May Cry 5 and their will be loads of networking and career opportunites at the event, dont miss it!

    EVENT DETAILS

    DATE: Friday, 29 March 2019
    TIME: 17:30 – 22:00
    VENUE: Goethe-Institut, Johannesburg
    ALL ACCESS: R 295 per person*

    * Includes Snacks & Beverages

      ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE

      GO HANDS-ON WITH THESE AAA TITLES

      Play BioWare’s newest IP Anthem, revisit Hope County in the followup to FarCry 5 in FarCry: New Dawn,  endure the apocalypse in Metro Exodus and many more in the dedicated AAA Game Zone.

      GO HANDS-ON WITH THESE INDIE TITLES

      Play the award-winning Semblance from South African developers Nyamakop + Robot-Wizards’ Boet Fighter in the INDIE Game Zone. Plus join in on the exclusive developer’s panel!

      TICKET HOLDER = ENTRY

      All ticket holders are entered into the Razer Raffle, where 5 lucky people are set to win Razer products to the value of R12,000 and will be drawn live on stage by Razer Ambassador Sam “Tech Girl” Wright.

      SPECIAL THANKS TO THE 2019 PARTNERS

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