Glasgow Games Festival

The annual Glasgow Games Festival returns to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 17th November!

Glasgow Games Festival

About Glasgow Games Festival

17th November 2018
10am - 11pm
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
2 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow City Centre G2 3NY
Adults £8.80 / Kids £4.40 / Family ticket £21.00
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A day of open gaming for gamers old and new to come and play something familiar or try something for the first time.

With over 3,000 new games published each year come and get a taste of what unplugged games can offer. There will be a diverse range of games in the library, being demonstrated by our exhibitors and a crew of friendly helpers to advise and teach.

Play and buy the latest games from our exhibitors, use the games library or bring your own games. Play the pick of the Essen 2018 hotness brought back by this year’s attendees. Get to know other gamers and game designers from Glasgow and beyond.

Come game with the family. We will have a selection games of that can be played with children from primary school age upwards. There will be helpers on hand to suggest and teach suitable games.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Glasgow Games Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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