NC Games brings market news to Brazil Game Show

The inclusion of Brazil's main distributor ensures the presence of companies such as Activision, Capcom, Disney, Konami, LucasArts, Namco Bandai, Sega, Square-Enix, Take-Two, THQ, and Ubisoft, among others.

NC Games, the largest distributor of games in Latin America, will attend the Brazil Game Show held on November 20th and 21st at the Sulamérica Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro. In addition to offering a full line of accessories for video games and action figures (figures based on games), the company will announce major releases from the 30 publishers they officially represent throughout Brazil.

In a 500 square meter exhibit, gamers can experience the premiere titles and products from publishers like Activision, the world’s number one publisher, which will be featuring Guitar Hero and its extensions DJ Hero and Band Hero. Konami will also be represented showcasing their new Pro Evolution Soccer 2011. Ubisoft, named the fourth largest company in the business by Game Developer magazine. Capcom, owner of the classic Resident Evil and Marvel vs. Capcom will also have their products on display.

"NC Games has big news to reveal to the market, media, and especially for consumers. Brazil Game Show is one of the main events within the gaming market in Brazil and our company will have the immense satisfaction of bringing first-hand to Brazilian gamers what are the newest and best products on the global video game market, ensuring ample supply of these products, and reinforcing our commitment to the national market," says NC Games’ CEO, Cláudio Macedo.

In 2009, the Brazil Game Show received 12,000 visitors. This year a crowd of 20,000 people is expected. The Show will occupy an area totaling nearly 8,000 square meters, triple the area used for the previous Show. There will be 60 exhibitors presenting the latest trends in the gaming market.

Tickets have already begun to be sold at the promotional price of just R$15, half-price, in advance. The discount applies to students, users of the Rio Metro card and also for all who donate 1 kg of non-perishable food for the local Ronald McDonald House, an institution which supports and cares for families with a child being treated for cancer. Anyone who buys the passport with tickets to the two-day event will receive an official BGS shirt. There are about 100 Quick Ticket Network outlets across the country, in addition to the call center and website www.ingressorapido.com.br Groups qualify for unique benefits which can be obtained by e-mailing: grupos@ingressorapido.com.br or via telephone at (+55 11) 5084-6651.

About NC Games

NC Games is the largest distributor of official games in Latin America. They have been a leader in the entertainment market for 16 years. Their focus is to address the video games retail market and to serve as sales representatives and distributors from many companies that develop video games such as Activision Blizzard, Bethesda, Capcom, D3Publisher, Disney, Konami, LucasArts, Namco Bandai, Sega, Square-Enix Take-Two, THQ, and Ubisoft, among others. NC Games is responsible for distributing games in more than 3,000 outlets in Brazil, from specialty shops to large retailers. Their operations are expanding throughout Latin America, with offices in Brazil and the United States. Learn more at http://www.ncgames.com.br.

About Brazil Game Show

Brazil Game Show is the largest Game Fair in South America, now in its third year. The event expects to attract about 20,000 visitors between November 20th and 21st at the SulAmérica Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro. There will be 60 booths within 8,000 square meters of space. Among the committed participating companies are Sony, Seven Computer Graphics, NC Games, and Ronald McDonald House, to name just a few major participants. For more information visit our official website: www.brasilgameshow.com.br


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