Each year major gaming events take place globally. Different industry groups organize events to bring together the game developers from around the world. Some of these events focus on specific sub-fields within game development and others are general-purpose for all types of game developers. Thus, below are the best gaming events 2018 you should look forward to.
E3 Expo 2018
E3 Expo, one of the best gaming events of 2018, took place from 12th June to 14th June 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Centre in Los Angeles, United States. It is the USA’s most famous and biggest gaming event. You get a chance to get your hands on a wide range of games which has not reached the public before. The ticket price for the gamer pass is $249 and $995 for a business pass. There is no single day ticket.
Call of Duty World League (CWL) Championship
This championship will take place in August but the venue has not been decided yet. It will surely take place in the United States. It would be the grand finale of Call of Duty season. The best 32 teams from the world take part in this best gaming event 2018 which will compete against each other to earn the prize of $1.5M.
Evolution Championship Series (EVO) 2018
It will take place during August 3rd to August 5th, 2018 in Mandalay Bay Convention Centre, Las Vegas, United States. It is one of the best gaming events of 2018. The competition revolves around any 2D or 3D fighter games you can think of. Whether it is Super Smash Bros, Tekken or Street Fighter. It is the most exciting e-sport event to watch.
A UK-based event that will happen from September 20th to September 23rd, 2018 at The NEC Birmingham. It is the UK’s biggest and best gaming event 2018. You will find the most predictable PC games before they are released. Moreover, the game designers from world-renowned studios give presentations on gaming technology and upcoming games. This best gaming event 2018 gives you a chance to meet and chat with game creators from around the world. You can try out new games with shorter queues. The four-day entry pass for EGX 2018 will cost you $100.
The world’s largest computer festival, which takes place twice in a year. It happened from June 16th to June 19th, 2018 and will now take place from November 30th to December 3rd, 2018 in Sweden. For all four days, the ticket cost for a visitor is $72 and $118 for gamers who want to join the huge LAN party in the world. DreamHack is the biggest digital festival which provides a gaming platform for all types of games.
The Game Awards
This event will take place in December 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA. It celebrates the games of the year. Other than awarding announcements, you get a chance to see trailers and announcements of the upcoming games which are worth watching for.