Next week, Paris Games Week, the main French video game fair, will be held in Porte de Versailles. An opportunity for video game fans to come and test the latest releases and future titles, especially French ones.
Resurrected in 2022, the PGW, as it is closely called, returns to the Paris Expo from November 1-5. Rather, it is expanding with three halls occupied by the largest manufacturers, Xbox-PlayStation-Nintendo.
Major publishers will be there like Square Enix, Bandai Namco, Sega, and even Ubisoft, which will present AC Mirage, The Crew Motorfest, and its future Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown. Three of the publisher’s flagship games and three French titles celebrating French creativity.
The “Made in France” corner will also be in the spotlight with 2023 as French know-how has more of the spotlight. We had Stray, the famous game in which we played a cat that was a huge hit around the world. do not miss Sinar songs, receding or Under the waves : Very beautiful collaborations and surprising successes.
We will also notice the presence of the Juniors Zone in Hall 2, a large eSports stage with a capacity of 1,800 seats that will occupy the entire Hall 3 with competitions every day, the biggest FR teams and the most popular games such as Valuing, Street Fighter or League of Legends. The Wii Bowling Senior Cup is scheduled for Friday.
What not to miss
All the games featured on PGW will be playable such as Super Mario Bros Wonder or Spider-Man 2, and recent releases to discover successful and future games such as Final Fantasy VII Rebirth or Banishers. There is also an area to replay games as well as discovering modern handheld consoles and explanations about accessibility in video games.
If you want something unexpected, go to the Gendarmerie platform to discover the VR experience about GIGN, but also find out all about their e-sports team.
An auction of vintage consoles and video games is being held on Sunday. All objects on display are visible every day of the show.
PGW is also a chance to attend a cosplay competition and meet your favorite streamers who will be in attendance throughout the week. A major event that dreams of becoming the largest European toy fair. However, he is giving himself the means to do so this year.