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EB Games Expo exhibitors announced
- — 31 May, 2011 17:02
The EB Games Expo 2011 logo.
A YouTube video posted on the EB Games Expo Web site has announced the first round of exhibitors on show at the EB Expo 2011, as well as official partners.
The EB Games Expo aims to bring an E3-style gaming exhibition to Australia, showcasing games and technology to Australian gamers. It will be held on Queensland's Gold Coast, at the Gold Coast Convention Centre. The Expo will follow the already-running EB Vendor Show, an industry-only event, but will open the doors to the public with stalls, live demonstrations and displays. With 26 exhibitors just announced and more additions possible, the 2011 EB Games Expo will be the largest gaming exhibition ever staged in Australia.
Bluemouth Interactive — an Australian company specialising in console gaming accessories and strategy guides.
Disney Interactive Studios — publisher of a wide variety of Disney-branded and Disney-inspired video games.
InComm — a company specialising in online game and digital cards.
Logitech — Manufacturer of gaming peripherals for PC and consoles like headphones, racing wheels and controllers.
QV Software — an Australian publisher with titles like Aion, Rift and Guild Wars 2.
Razer — a gaming peripheral manufacturer with a wide range of headsets, mice, keyboards and mouse-mats aimed at hardcore gamers.
Turtle Beach — a gaming peripheral manufacturer with high quality gaming headsets and PC sound card products.
Game Informer — a gaming news and reviews site.
GameSpot Australia — the Australian arm of the GameSpot gaming news and reviews site.
TLS — a creative producer and developer of the Save Point gaming television show.
Save Point — a brand new gaming television show on digital TV channel ONE.
2011 World Cyber Games — the recently re-invigorated Australian segment of the world's largest competitive gaming league.
According to the video, further partners will be announced soon. The EB Games Expo will be held on the Gold Coast on October 15 and 16. Tickets for the exhibition go on sale online and in EB Games stores on Thursday 2 June at 12PM AEST.