GameCity Festival

Nottingham centre

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Now in it's eleventh year, Nottingham's world-renowned video game festival returns, promising to be bigger than ever!

Headlining games industry speakers from across the world will provide a free talks and workshops programme throughout the festival - all hosted at The National Videogame Arcade.

Operating as a fringe festival, this year the ‘Open' theme will see video games installed across the Creative Quarter.

Highlights of the festival include:

Off the Map - Thursday 27th
Partnering with the British Library, ‘Off the Map' is the nationally acclaimed student competition that uses the unique collections of the BL to produce new digital works.

Pokémon Party - Friday 28th
An exclusive preview of Nintendo 3DS Pokémon Sun & Moon with special Pokémon activities all day at The National Videogame Arcade!

The Sheriff's Gauntlet - Saturday 29th
The Sheriff has again set her challenge! This large-scale treasure hunt will challenge participants tasks and games to find one victorious Gauntlet winner!

Meet at the Castle Statue of Robin Hood at 10.30am on Saturday to be issued the challenge by the Sheriff of Nottingham herself!

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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