EB Expo is returning for yet another thrilling year.
EB Expo 2016 is coming back to Sydney Showgrounds from Friday, September 30 to Sunday, October 2. Tickets went on sale yesterday via the official site.
Now in its fifth year, EB Games has transformed EB Expo with a core focus around Gaming, Cosplay, Pop Culture, Shopping and E-Sports. This year attendees will experience the classics along-side exciting new shows and arenas including the all new epic E-Sports Alley with fantastic games for everyone including kids, parents and pro e-athletes. Featuring more than 2,000 prizes to be won worth over $10,000.
Brand, Marketing and Events Director Debra McGrath said, “We’ve reinvigorated EB Expo and believe everyone is going to love the changes. The heart of our expo is still gaming but fans asked for more and we listened. This year there’s something for the gamers, pop culture fans, mums, dads, kids and everyone in-between. We are excited with the content so far and look forward to unveiling more soon.”
This year’s event is set to be bigger and better than ever before with world-class and emerging publishers confirming their attendance. All will unveil the latest and unreleased next-gen content to the Australian public. Attendees can get hands on and experience never-before-seen titles from major gaming brands Activision, Nintendo, PlayStation, Ubisoft and Xbox with VR playable options.
There will be loads of other fun stuff to do with the family including the LEGO exhibition, horror maze, themed store, movie vehicles, pop culture markets and more!
EB Expo have unveiled a new ticket, the Ultimate Cosplayer which includes access to all 3-days of EB Expo, exclusive welcome dinner, Secret Escape Room for those costume touch ups, souvenir and more for $449. In addition, Ultimate Cosplayer ticket holders will have their shot at over $5,000 in prizes, more competitions than ever before, internationally acclaimed judges and an all-new Cosplay showcase.
Back again is the Ultimate Gamer Pass at $749 which includes access to all 3-days of EB Expo, exclusive welcome dinner, Chill Out Pad (in a new locatio!), ultra-express access including early access Friday morning with the media and much more.
All show-goers can now access tickets instore at EB Games and Zing Pop Culture or online at the official site and moshtix. Tickets are as follows:
- General Admission tickets $39.95 per session,
- Multiplayer Pass $129 per session
- Gamer Pass $69 – $149
- Express Gamer $99 – $199.
More event details are to be announced soon.