Gaming Events have become very popular in this era. Every year hundreds of gamers wait to be a part of these exciting events held around the world. So here is a list of the biggest CSGO Gaming festivals organized in various parts of the globe, along with their dates.
1. DreamHack events (All year!)
Video game lovers must have heard of the renowned LAN Party DreamHack event. It is one of the most popular video game parties in Sweden. Also known as the Best Game Festival, every year DreamHack brings together electronic sports, music, and game players.
To make the event popular in the entire world, DreamHack visits a new city almost every month throughout the year. To get more details, visit their official event page.
2. PAX events (All year!)
Penny Arcade Expo (popularly known as PAX) is a series of events that are held across North America (and now Australia) attracting a lot of gamers. PAX has something for all its gamers, be it playing video games, board games, or playing of making games. Their official website has all the details of PAX’s 2020 events so check it out.
3. Nordic Game 2020 (May 27-29)
Nordic Game is an annual event held for professionals in the gaming industry. It is one of the biggest gaming conferences where hundreds of visitors will get to hear from the biggest speakers to learn about the gaming industry.
4. E3 Expo 2020 (June 9-11)
The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is an important trade event for the gaming industry and a place where leading game publishers announce their future game projects. The two major hardware market players Sony and Microsoft will show their games for the next-generation consoles in the 2020 event. So don’t miss the chance to be a part of this event.
5. Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 23-26)
One of the oldest pop culture events in the world, San Diego Comic-Con was first organized in 1970. This event turned out to be a huge one with hundreds of visitors coming every year. With comics and movies being the main focus of the event, it also includes all entertainment areas – comic books, science fiction, and fantasy-related films, television, animation, manga, toys, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels.
6. The International 2020 (August 18-23)
The International 2020 is similar to the e-sports World Cup which brings together thousands of gamers to one platform. It has one of the biggest prizes for its winners through which it attracts thousands of gamers.
7. Gamescom (August 26-29)
Gamescom is the world’s largest gaming event, drawing nearly 500,000 visitors to Cologne, Germany each year. During the event, all types of players have a chance to be a part of thousands of games, companies, and booths. Before the event starts, a GDC (Game Developer Conference) is generally held for everyone in the gaming industry. Also, at the end of the event, Gamescom has great public exposure for its players.
8. Tokyo Game Show (September 12-15)
In Japan, video games are very popular among game developers and enthusiasts. The Tokyo Game Show is one such gaming event that attracts the Japanese market of the gaming industry. Although the main focus of the show is Japanese games, this event is used by some international video game developers to showcase their upcoming releases. Last year, nearly a quarter of people participated in the event.
9. New York Comic Con (October 8-11)
The New York Comic Con celebrates pop culture, including the video game business. Its scale has expanded rapidly since it was first organized in 2006. New York Comic Con gained its popularity after the largest cultural event on the East Coast, so don’t miss the chance to dive in and enjoy games, role-playing, comics, and hundreds of fun groups and small events.
Book your tickets in advance and don’t miss the opportunity to be a part of these iconic gaming events.