We are very excited to announce that we’re heading to EGX later this month at the NEC in Birmingham, and we’ll be showcasing a bunch of games with playable demos too!
EGX runs from 20th – 23rd September 2018, and if you’re heading to the show, here’s what you can expect to see at our stand!
My Time At Portia
We’ll have the UK’s first hands-on opportunity of My Time At Portia on Nintendo Switch! Developed by Pathea Games, My Time At Portia is a crafting life-sim RPG, set in a beautiful post-apocalyptic world. It is currently in early access on Steam, and will be coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 at full release at a later date.
On Friday September 21st at 11.30am BST you’ll also be able to join Hollie Bennett from PlayStation Access as she dives into My Time At Portia on the PlayStation stage.
The Escapists: Complete Edition
We recently announced that The Escapists: Complete Edition will be coming to Nintendo Switch later this year, and this will be playable for the first time in the UK on our stand at EGX! This is the most content-packed version of the game ever released and includes all the prisons from the base game, plus nine bonus prisons, INCLUDING one which has never previously been released on console – Fhurst Peak!
Genesis: Alpha One
Genesis: Alpha One combines rogue-lite, FPS and ship-building. You explore a randomly generated universe, farming resources, dealing with alien infestations and cloning new crew members. Coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Steam in January 2019.
Our most recent release, and our 100th game – PLANET ALPHA, will be playable at EGX! This atmospheric side-scrolling adventure combines fast platforming, creative puzzles, stealth mechanics and a unique art style to create an unforgettable experience. Available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and Steam.
The sequel to much-loved chaotic co-op cooking game Overcooked will be playable at EGX! Co-developed by Team17 and Ghost Town Games, Overcooked! 2 introduces online multiplayer for the first time, as well as throwing, new dynamic levels, new chefs, and new recipes! Available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Steam.
Outside Xbox will be playing Overcooked! 2 on stage on Friday September 21st at 2-3pm BST, which will be livestreamed to their YouTube channel. Turn up for the fun and meet a very special guest in the crowd!
The Escapists 2
Play the follow-up to the award-winning breakout hit at EGX! Experience new prisons, new items and new ways to escape! Available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and Steam.
Head to our stand to play the most recent addition to Worms franchise – Worms W.M.D! With a new hand-drawn 2D look, brand new weapons, crafting, vehicles and buildings, as well as the return of some much-loved classic weapons and gameplay! Available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and Steam.
Team Eurogamer will be live with Worms W.M.D on their stage on Saturday September 22nd 4.30-6pm. Be sure to come cheer for your favourite takedowns!
So, if you’re at EGX this September, pop by and say hello, get some hands-on time with our games, and meet a very special guest!