Category Archives: Events

Comic Con Germany 2016

This year marks the first ever Comic Con Germany in Stuttgart.  The convention was held in the Stuttgart Trade Fair (Exhibition Hall 1).  According to Messe Stuttgart, there were 50,000 visitors that came to the convention this year.  And they announced the date for next year's Comic Con Germany which will be on 1-2 July ...

Cosplay and Characters at Gamescom

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The Cosplay Village is a section at Gamescom where you can find many cosplayers.  This is a place for photographs, photo booths, artist alley, as well as cosplay repair area.  For this year, there's a cosplay of the year award.  This award is quite new and the first prize is a trip to Japan. 4 Areas ...

Gamescom 2014 Press day

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Gamescom is an annual event that highlights interactive games in Cologne, Germany.  This year their press/industry day was held 13 August 2014.  This particular day, press and industry members get a chance to see the convention before everyone else visiting the event. Quick Update: We are glad to be able to visit Gamescom as press!  There are ...

Gamescom 2014 info

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ABOUT: Gamescom is the largest gaming convention that is held yearly in Cologne, Germany.  Last year alone, there were over 340,000 that visited the event.  Also, every year Gamescom has a partner country - for this year, its the Nordic countries such as Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. It's definitely a must visit for everyone who ...

Hyper Japan 2014 info

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ABOUT: Hyper Japan is a Japanese culture event that takes place in London, UK.  It is also the largest Japanese event in the UK as well as the largest Japanese food festival in Europe.  Hyper Japan holds its festival annually during July.  This 2014 will be their sixth event running. HIGHLIGHTS: - Eat Japan: A battle of Japanese ...