PLAY Expo London - MCV

PLAY Expo London

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  • Venue: Printworks
  • Location: Surrey Quays Rd, London SE16 7PJ
  • Dates: August 11th-12th
  • Website: PLAY Expo London
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Replay Events' arcade, indie and retro games show is finally coming to London for the first time. Taking over Printworks, it will feature its usual wealth of arcade and pinball machines, alongside hundreds of consoles and PCs. In terms of retro games, visitors will be able to enjoy the likes of Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Sonic the Hedgehog, Street Fighter, Space Invaders, Super Metroid, The Legend of Zelda, Tetris, Super Mario Kart, Sensible Soccer, Super Mario Bros, GoldenEye 007 and Pokemon.

The event will also feature Minecraft and indie zones, as well as VR and LAN gaming areas. The Oliver Twins, Mike Montgomery, Paul 'Mr Biffo' Rose, Jon Hare and Andrew Hewson have already been announced as guests.

Tickets can be purchased on the event's website and start at £20.

Managing director of Replay Events Andy Brown said: “We are super excited to be bringing PLAY Expo to the capital for the first time, the Printworks is the ideal venue for our iconic event. We all remember the games we have loved and treasured over the years. PLAY Expo allows you to revisit your favourites, introduce them to the next generation and discover something new for yourself.”