Meet the PlayStation booth!
Headlined by the likes of GT Sport, Call of Duty WWII and Monster Hunter World playable BEFORE RELEASE, the PlayStation booth at EB Expo is jam-packed with new and upcoming releases. Be sure to check out the God of War experience, plus PlayStation VR titles on show for the first time in the country, including the psychological horror experience of The Inpatient and the epic scale of Skyrim: VR.
MachineGames' Jens Matthies Keynote Presentation
Get behind the scenes of the creation of Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus with MachineGames' Creative Director & Co-founder Jens Matthies!
Matthies will share his insight into the development of the Wolfenstein franchise into the modern era through 2014's Wolfenstein: The New Order and now, The New Colossus. Presented by Paul Verhoeven, host of Steam Punks on the ABC and co-host of the 28 Plays Later Podcast, Jens and Paul will talk through the creative process of game design and the Wolfenstein series in a Q&A style presentation.
LAST CHANCE to grab a Mini SNES at EB Expo!
Gaming fans that missed out on a Mini SNES will have one more chance to grab one at EB Expo!
All attendees on Saturday are assured to have the opportunity to score a Mini SNES, available at the EB Expo Megastore at a limit of one per customer, while stocks last.
New confirmed games PLAYABLE BEFORE RELEASE
Fans of the massively popular Far Cry series will get hands on with the latest instalment, Far Cry 5 months ahead of the game’s release in 2018. The great lineup continues with Wolfenstein 2, The Crew 2, Just Dance 2018, Dragon Ball FighterZ and Ni No Kuni 2 all joining the show this year.
There’s more to be announced! Stay tuned for more titles to be revealed.
Competitive Gaming returns to EB Expo
Competitive Gaming is back and better than ever with a host of competitions and prizes to be won across the whole weekend. Minecraft competitors will battle it out on Saturday, culminating in an epic finals showdown on Sunday. Nintendo Switch fans can take part in daily competitions across Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Pokken Tournament DX and ARMS. Stay tuned for further tournament registration and schedule details.
Retro Freeplay area coming to EB Expo
Kids of the 70s, 80s and 90s rejoice! Relive your favourite gaming memories with a stack of arcade machines, pinball machines and over 40 free-to-play retro consoles on the EB Expo show floor.
Play the world’s most powerful console first at EB Expo.
Xbox One X unleashes 6 teraflops of graphical processing power, making games perform better than they ever have. Maximise game performance with the speed of 12GB GDDR5 graphics memory and see every frame with 326 GB/sec memory bandwidth. Lose yourself in worlds built for true 4K gaming, where action comes to life with 2160p frame buffers and graphically stunning Xbox One X enhanced titles.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: 20 Years of Slaying Fan Party
Celebrate Buffy’s 20th anniversary at the official Buffy the Vampire Slayer: 20 Years of Slaying Fan Party!
Get free entry with any EB Expo ticket and enjoy a night filled with your favourite Buffy episodes, trivia, giveaways and more. Come in your PJs or cosplay your favourite Buffy the Vampire Slayer character, with prizes for the best dressed. This is a night not to be missed by any Buffy fan!
20th Anniversary Collectible DVD Boxset available 27th September.
SUPER MARIO ODYSSEY: PLAY BEFORE RELEASE
For the first time in Australia, Super Mario Odyssey will be playable before release at EB Expo!
Explore huge 3D kingdoms filled with secrets and surprises, including costumes for Mario and lots of ways to interact with the diverse environments in the latest release from Nintendo.
Be among the first to embark on this new cap-tivating adventure and grab your tickets today.
UNIT 20 – CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF REGURGITATOR’S UNIT
Australian rock icons Regurgitator are celebrating 20 years of their triple-platinum album “Unit” with a once in a lifetime show that will rock the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition centre Friday 6th October.
The trio will be joined by the ARIA award-winning Art vs. Science and hyper bit-pop band 7Bit Hero in what will be the most electrifying gig this October. Buy your tickets now!
JUST ‘COS COSPLAY COMPETITION
Giant mascot costumes, hordes of assassins and obscure anime characters - nothing says fun like COSPLAY! The Just ‘Cos Cosplay Competition gives talented Australian cosplayers the chance to strut their stuff, from beginners to masters.
Join the contest for your chance to win from a pool of over $2,000 in prizes and interact with internationally acclaimed cosplay superstars.