Reedpop has introduced that EGX 2020, as a result of happen September 17-20, has been cancelled because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
As a substitute EGX will crew up with PAX On-line to create EGX Digital, a free 9 day 24-hour on-line occasion happening September 12-20 with assist from VG247, Dicebreaker, Eurogamer, US Gamer and Rock, Paper, Shotgun, amongst others.
Changing a bodily occasion, EGX Digital nonetheless hopes to convey followers developer classes, panels, playable video games, aggressive gaming, entry to lots of of indie titles, on-line meet and greets and extra.
“We love EGX, and we’re saddened to have needed to cancel our flagship occasion. Given the present local weather, we simply wouldn’t have been capable of present our followers with the kind of present they’ve come to anticipate from us,” stated David Lilley, EGX Occasion Director.
“We’re massively excited to introduce EGX Digital, sponsored by Virgin Media, the place we’ll be partnering with PAX to convey you an epic digital gaming expertise.
“Working with PAX provides us the massive benefit of a world occasion, working across the clock and that includes sensible new content material and contributions from ReedPop editorial manufacturers together with Eurogamer, Dicebreaker, VG247, gamesindustry.biz, and Rock, Paper, Shotgun. Our distinctive powerhouse of occasions and digital experience will make EGX Digital an superior on-line occasion for everybody concerned.”
Extra particulars for EGX Digital might be introduced over the approaching weeks.
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