Finally, this year the GameStop Expo is open to the public. On August 29th, 2012, from 11:00am to 4:00pm, the GameStop Expo will be in San Antonio, Texas open to all who wish to attend. Best of all, it’s for adults only (17+ unless accompanied by an adult). According to GameStop’s website, attendees will be able to preview upcoming video games, play current games, meet the industries top video game publishers, check out game gear booths, and get famous celebrities autographs.
Some of the video game companies in attendance will include: Activision/Blizzard, Sony, Square Enix, Konami, Bethesda, Mad Katz, THQ, Capcom, McFarlane, Disney Interactive, EA, Microsoft, Nyko, Turtle Beach, and many more.
Some of the bigger upcoming game previews include: Medal of Honor Warfighter, Crysis 3, Dead Space 3, Little Big Planet Carting, Assassin’s Creed 3, and Far Cry 3.
According to the website, space is limited. Registration is available online at $35 for general admission and $100 for VIP. GameStop PowerUp members can use their points towards the purchase of a ticket. I have yet to attend a game convention where I didn’t walk away with a bag full of free swag. I will definitely be in attendance and hope to see some of you all there!
Official website: http://www.poweruprewards.com/PUR/Index/EXPO_Info