The four-day event that covers everything related to video gaming returns to Tha Qali for its second edition.
Playcon is about video games, game development and shipping, and will be hosted at MFCC in Tha Kali between November 3 and 6.
Organized by GMR with the support of Gaming Malta and the Ministry of Economy, European Funds and Lands, Playcon will be spread over 5,000 square meters of interactive and educational space where industry experts will showcase the best that Malta has to offer. .
Playcon will be an opportunity for students to learn more about the opportunities and careers in gaming.
About 20 local and foreign companies that produce video games in our country will show their work at the exhibition.
The Expo will continue to promote the island as a destination for foreign investment in these digital sectors.
Global stakeholders such as Ubisoft, Keywords Studios, Exient and ESL will be part of this year’s edition of Playcon. These companies are considered among the best video game development companies in the global esports competition.
Customers will have the opportunity to play games developed by these companies and participate in many competitions held throughout.
The Games Dev and Esports Summit will be hosted on Thursday, November 3, where industry stakeholders will gather locally and internationally to share their expertise and experience.
With more than 40 speakers, the conference will provide networking opportunities for those interested in pursuing careers in these fields.
Over 6,000 elementary and high school students will visit Playcon on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th mornings.
Students are invited to participate in a number of interactive workshops, as well as interact with the many activities held on campus.
Educational information will be shared on the esports sector, competitive landscape, job opportunities and emerging technologies. One can understand how to maintain a sustainable balance between playing for fun and competing at a professional level.
The festival is also expected to host a number of esports competitions, including popular games such as Fortnite, Tekken and Sim Racing.
Those who want to participate in the esports tournament can register online at playcon.gg in the coming days.
A number of internationally recognized experts in tech are expected to participate, including Korean geodist, American Anakin and Pakistani player Arsla.
Parents will also enjoy during the exhibition, an amazing opportunity to interact with their children in a variety of gaming areas, including games such as Fortnite, Tech, FIFA, Roblox, Sim Racing, CS:GO, Rainbow Six and more. Rocket League.
Playcon will be held from Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th November 2022. Admission is free for all customers.