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Each winner gets TWO FREE ONE DAY Passes to Play NYC 2017 (Your choice of Saturday, August 19th OR Sunday, August, 20th , 10am-6pm)
PLAY NYC is New York’s first and only dedicated games convention for creators and players alike. On August 19th & 20th, Terminal 5 - Manhattan’s landmark concert venue - will be teeming with games from studios large and small, and from developers old and new. PLAY NYC celebrates every facet of gaming in a way that only the Big Apple can. The weekend will feature two packed days and nights of games, panels and networking events - uniting developers, players, and industry pros at a games event like no other. We’re packing every element of games into this convention, as well as every person who loves them. From inspiring talks by diverse and popular innovators, to exciting digital, tabletop and live outdoor games, PLAY NYC is the premier gaming event in New York City. The main stage of Terminal 5 will be turned into a livestream all weekend long with some of New York’s biggest Twitch streamers, including some tournaments and mini-events throughout. And don’t miss commissioned “game graffiti” projected throughout the venue from some of New York’s most cutting-edge creators.
Saturday, August 19 th & Sunday, August, 20 th , 10am-6pm
Terminal 5 is right in the heart of Manhattan. With 21,000 square feet of indoor Expo space, 3 floors and a rooftop deck, we’re making Play NYC the game convention that the Big Apple deserves. Talks and panels will be 2 blocks north at John Jay College.
BY THE NUMBERS
❖ 5,000+ attendees
❖ 100+ booths featuring studios and publishers, both large and small
❖ 10 commissioned “games graffiti” pieces from developers throughout the venue
❖ 50% mobile games, 50% console/PC and a dash of tabletop
❖ 21,000 square feet of indoor Expo space for games
❖ Rooftop deck for live games from Come Out & Play
❖ Full theater 2 blocks away for talks and panels (industry and press only)
❖ 20 talks and panels throughout the weekend from the industry’s finest
Join our version of co-op mode and mingle amongst game industry professionals.
❖ Saturday, August 19 th : Industry-only party after hours with developers
5,000 people, including developers and industry pros, press and general admission. 100+ booths will feature developers, publishers and a couple vendors of all shapes and sizes. Turnout is expected from developers across our communities around the U.S. and abroad, with a heavy focus on games being made by companies with a presence in and around New York City. Booths range in size from small kiosks to larger 8’ x 10’ setups and above.