maandag, november 11, 2013

Brasil Game Show 2013

Brasil Game Show (BGS) receives more than 150 thousand visitors to its sixth edition

The Event gathered more than 100 releases, including games, consoles, accessories and other products for the gamer universe

Brasil Game Show, the Largest Game Show of Latin America, gathered more than 150 thousand visitors in its sixth edition, held from October 25th through 29th at the Expo Center Norte, in São Paulo. Over 100 releases were presented at the Event, including games, consoles, accessories and other products. In addition, dozens of international producers attended the Fair. Another highlight was the International League of Legends Challenge, which brought together the best teams in Latin America.

Audience that attended Brasil Game Show 2013
October 25th (Friday)
Journalists and Professionals
7,392 Visitors
October 26th (Saturday)
Open to the public
37,220 Visitors
October 27th (Sunday)
Open to the public
41,811 Visitors
October 28th (Monday)
Open to the public
36,534 Visitors
October 29th (Tuesday)
Open to the public
28,697 Visitors
*This number does not reflect the number of tickets sold, but the total number of people that circulated through the Halls of Expo Center Norte during BGS 2013.

Check out some highlights of BGS 2013:


·    PlayStation 4
·    NVIDIA Shield
·    RetroN 5


·    Call of Duty: Ghosts
·    Battlefield 4
·    Diablo III
·    Skylanders SWAP Force
·    FIFA 14
·    F1 2013
·    Gran Turismo 6
·    Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
·    Just Dance 2014
·    The Witcher 3
·    Batman: Arkham Origins
·    Assault Fire 
·    Warface
·    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
·    Razer Edge
·    Elsword
·    Razer Blade Pro e Blade 14”
·    Dead Rising 3
·    Driveclub
·    Forza Motorsport 5
·    Killzone: Shadow Fall
·    Killer Instinct
·    Knack
·    Ryse: Son of Rome
·    Tegra Note
·    APB: Reloaded
·    Watch Dogs
·    Need for Speed Rivals
·    Dying Light
·    Disney Infinity
·    Lego Marvel Super Heroes
·    Heavy Metal Machines
·    Minhokarts
·    X-Plane 10
·    Mad Max
·    Dragon Ball Z – Battle of Z
·    Hotline Miami 2
·    Bounty Hounds Online
·    Golaço
·    Candy Pot
·    Battle Nations 1944
·    Talles Runner
·    Destiny
·    Injustice:  Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition


·    Ambre Lizurey (AC Black Flag – Ubisoft)
·    Hector Sanchez (Injustice – EA/Warner);
·    Eric Holmes (Batman Arkham Origins – EA/Warner)
·    Tymon Smektala (Dying Light – EA/Warner)
·    Gilliard Lopes (FIFA 14 – EA/Warner)
·    Aly Lenzi (Heavy Metal Machines – Hoplon)
·    Jonny Ebbert (Diablo III – Blizzard)
·    Kristopher Ladebzki (Mad Max - EA/Warner)
·    League of Legends Designers (Riot Games)


·    GameBoys Band (Seven)
·    Mega Driver Band (Seven)
·    Pentakill Band (Riot Games)


The main booths of the Event enjoyed fiber optic Broadband Internet access provided by Live TIM, sponsor of BGS 2013.


BGS 2013 was attended by more than 50 international companies, including the presence of 18 Korean companies. In addition, during the sixth edition of the Event, more than 1,000 business meetings were scheduled through the Matchmaking System offered by the organizer, with over 250 registered companies.


Large retailers such as Saraiva and Lojas Americanas sponsored the Event and sold tens of thousands of products on their booths, including games, consoles, books, notebooks, DVDs, and even candies and chocolate. Other companies also sold their products during the Event, and some brands set up exclusive stores with their official products.


Brasil Game Show 2013 surpassed the number obtained in 2012, collecting nearly 50 tons of non-perishable food, all donated by visitors to the Event. The benefited Association was Prato Cheio: established for over 10 years, the organization collects and distributes food to welfare institutions. Visitors who donated 1 kg of non-perishable food at the Fair entrance were paid only half-price for admission.
In addition, BGS offered free admission to visitors with mobility difficulties, and its staff included over 75 wheelchair users.


The seventh edition of Brasil Game Show is already confirmed for October 08, 09, 10, 11 and 12, 2014 and will be held at all five pavilions of Expo Center Norte, in São Paulo, totaling more than double the area used in 2013.