Brasil Game Show opens registration for its Game Festival

The Largest Game Show of Latin America, Brasil Game Show (BGS) opens the registration for its Game Festival. Sponsored by the company ZAP Games, the competition focuses on encourage the production of games in the region, in addition to give visibility and elect the best titles, developed by companies and autonomous professionals.

As a prize, the winners of the "Game of the Year" and "Indie Game" categories will have the opportunity to have their games published by ZAP Games, one of the largest distributors of games and accessories on the market, plus an iPad. The winners of the other categories will participate in an advertising campaign, being entitled to a highlight on the Brasil Game Show website and a trophy.

The Award Ceremony of the Game Festival of BGS 2012 will take place on October 11, from 6 PM to 8 PM, in the auditorium of Expo Center Norte. The event will gather journalists, professionals, and authorities.

In all, the Festival will have 10 categories:

•    Advergame;

•    Art/Design;

•    Gameplay;

•    Educational Game;

•    Mobile;

•    Originality;

•    Social Game;

•    Soundtrack;

•    Game of the Year;

•    Indie Game;

To register a game at the Game Festival, the interested company or autonomous professional should fill in the Form on the link and acquire the VIP Ticket, at the amount of BRL 480.00, on the website of the Event Entries will be closed on August 31.


Date: October 11 (Thursday), 2012

Venue: Auditorium - Expo Center Norte - Rua José Bernardo Pinto, 333 - Vila Guilherme - SP

Time: 6 PM to 8 PM

Registration: Until August 31

Ticket value

VIP -VIP Credential for the four days of the Trade Show (October 11, 12, 13, and 14), access to the Business Area, and one (1) official Brasil Game Show t-shirt

BRL 480.00

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About ZAP Games

ZAP Games is one of the largest distributors of games and accessories on brazilian market, awarded for the best logistics in 2010. It currently serves more than 3000 outlets in Brazil, from small retailers (game and computer stores) to large networks (department stores), supermarkets and major e-commerce companies such as Submarino Americanas e Shoptime. In partnership with leading global manufacturers, ZAP Games distributes more than 1000 game titles for the platforms PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii, PSP, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Wii-U, and PSVita. One of the main competitive advantages of ZAP is its speed in the retail distribution of products and strong relationship with major retail chains in Brazil such as Saraiva, Walmart, Fnac, Fast Shop, Lojas Americanas, UZ Games, and Carrefour, among others, adding value and credibility to the partnership achieved with manufacturers, dealers, and distributed products.

About Brasil Game Show (BGS)

The Brasil Game Show is the premiere Brazilian Games Fair which has been held over four consecutive years. This feat has been achieved by maintaining a 100% national corporate viewpoint and by focusing on growing the market for electronic games. Through this success and record attendance, the event has become, in 2011, the Largest Electronic Games Fair in Latin America. The 5th edition will take place October 11 - 14 at the Expo Center Norte Convention Center in São Paulo. There will be more than 100 booths of PC, Console and Mobile market. Check out all the details on the official site: or on Facebook at .

The list of Sponsors, Exhibitors and Partners already confirmed by the Event's organization includes Sony, Microsoft, Riot Games, Warner, EA, Codemasters, Ecogames, BoaCompra, Activision, Level up! Games, Razer, Axeso5, Travian, GoCash e-prepag, Alcatéia, House Games, Grupo Editorial Record, Razor Games, MTV, 1337 Entertainment, ESPN, Editora Europa, Digerati, Global Collect, The Castle Builder, 3D Voyage, Action Prime Games, Insane media, Gaz Games, Gametel, Extinto Gamer, Casa do Pão de Queijo, Ratto Games, THS Games, Incomm, Cogumelo Corp, Aiyra, Rocket Store, Febrajoga, Tíbia BR, Atlas Game Tech, Hostnet, World Gaming Executives, Nano Games, Revista Start Playstation, Nintendo Blast, Revista Arkade, Cosfantasy, Game Show, myPSt, Revista PS3W, Revista X360, Girls of War, RBitencourt, Grupo Game Sênior, Main Quest, Game Play, Shuffle blog, Game is Nice, Reli Games, Beat 98, Almanaque Geek, Blogameiros, Novotel Center Norte, Novotel Jaraguá, Ibis Budget Hotels, Mercure Nortel, TAM, 1001, CD Expert, Final Boss, Outerspace, Rádio Games Brasil, Develop, Real Nerd, House of Players, Gamerslive, Fênix Down, Casa HOPE, Geneal, Software Developer's Journal, MediaXP, and Big Pipoca.  

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