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Due to new partnerships which will create a bigger, bolder gaming experience. The event will now be held on 27th and 28th October 2018 at Metro Radio Arena.

YouTube superstars, celebrity gamers, renowned games and more are coming to Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena as exciting new 2-day festival called Glitch.

Glitch will showcase the latest games alongside an extensive range of event content, including stage shows, pro eSports tournaments, 80 plus retro games arcade, music and innovative activities. Stage shows will offer death matches and interviews with legend, John Romero, considered a father of the first-person shooter genre with Doom, and YouTube sensations Yogscast Hat Films and Vidiots.

Games design personalities John and Brenda Romero each have more than three decades of experience in the games industry, during which they’ve received multiple awards and accolades for their work.  John, co-creator of legendary titles Doom, Wolfenstein 3D and Quake, among many others, is recognised as a pioneer of the first-person shooter genre. Also live on stage, with chat room style interviews, and hosting meet and greet sessions on both day will be the Yogscast team from Hat Films who are well known for playing Minecraft, Trials Evolution and a variety of other games and the team from Vidiots. The event will also feature other soon to be announced notorious YouTubers, a retro gaming section, retail expo, a showcase of Northern games companies and ‘The Spark’ an area aimed at inspiring the next generation of game developers.

 

 

 

 

Opening Times

Glitch (27 Oct 2018 - 28 Oct 2018)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Tickets from£26.00 per person per day

Tickets are available from:-
• Credit Card Booking and Information Line 0844 493 6666
• The Metro Radio Arena Newcastle Box Office (Mon – Fri: 10.00am – 4.00pm, Sat: 11.00am – 2.30pm)
• Internet Site:- www.metroradioarena.co.uk
• Group Bookers should call (0191) 260 6006
• Accessible Bookings should call 0333 344 6250 for further details

 

 

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