FORMAT, the UK’s Biggest Games Industry Community Nightlife Event, returns with its Largest Event to Date on April 21st Live from Manchester

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Format.GG, the UK’s biggest games industry community nightlife event, is back with an exclusive line-up of game developers, publishers, and industry partners, live for one night only at the Impossible in Manchester on Thursday, April 21st 2022.

This year, Format.GG’s organisers are inviting the UK gaming community to Manchester for a night of celebrations. With 15+ game studio headliners taking the floor, game developers and creators in attendance, and tons of activities and giveaways to be a part of, this is the perfect opportunity to discover and play fantastic British and Global titles ahead of the pack!

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet BULKHEAD, studio behind the up and coming 5v5 tactical FPS ProMod, Humble Games, Humble Bundle’s publishing arm which will showcase Archvale, amongst an absolute killer line up. The Prominent North East based publishers Merge Games will also be attending to showcase new projects, and are open for publisher-pitching, so game developers in search for a publisher are in for a chance to pitch their games come April 21st.

Check out all the full event details on the official Fatsoma event page here, and don’t forget to book your spot with a 25% discount by using the checkout code “FORMAT_AP25”.

Full List of Attendees:

  • CoinMode
  • Noisy Head Games
  • Asobi Tech
  • Merge Games
  • Rezzil
  • Playtra Games
  • Huey Games
  • Laireon Games
  • Spilt Milk Studios
  • Anomaly Games
  • Humble Games
  • Ginger Biscuit Games
  • Flix Interactive

Also at the event will be an incredible line-up of partners, including Everyone Can UK, a Manchester based charity helping make gaming accessible to all, alongside Wraith Energy, Escape Technology, Sheridan’s Law, Rezzil, Noblechairs and GameByte, and others.

“FORMAT is the UK’s biggest games industry nightlife event and we’re ecstatic to be getting back to doing what we do best, uniting the best of the game development and gaming community for an evening of gaming, music, good food, and fantastic vibes!” Said Simran Whitham, Managing Director at Format.GG. “For our 2022 launch party, we’re collaborating with the largest number of game showcases, brands, content creators, and community leaders we’ve ever taken on, and we can’t wait to show everyone what we have in store.”

After postponing last year’s event for the health and safety of our community, the organisers want to ensure the safest event possible for everyone, guests joining Format will be required to provide either proof of vaccination or a negative lateral flow test result taken within 48 hours to the start of the event.

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