Just like every year, BGS has a large list of international guests of great importance, so this year could not be different! The fair will take place from October 9th to 13th at Expo Center Norte, in São Paulo.
Check out all the international attractions confirmed so far:
First, Al Lowe is responsible for the creation of the Leisure Suit Larry game series, which was controversial at the time it was released due to its humor style. He will attend every day of the fair and be a judge of the cosplay contest, in addition to attending Meet & Greet sessions, a lecture at the BGS Summit, and a panel at the BGS Talks. Therefore, for his deeds, he will be honored at the Wall of Fame with his hands.
Charles Martinet is known for bringing to life several iconic characters, including Mario, Luigi, Wario and many others! Like Al Lowe, he will be a judge for the cosplay contest, will tell about his career at BGS Talks and the Meet & Greet sessions too!
Hidetaka Myazaki is known for his work as a director on Bloodborne, Dark Souls and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. He will be at the event on the 9th and 10th of October, because in addition to being honored at the Wall of Fame, he will also receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and will also participate in the opening ceremony of Meet & Greet.
Actors from GTA V
The latest edition of the GTA franchise was extremely marked by its iconic characters, as they had an actor behind to bring the character to life. These actors are Ned Luke, Shawn “Solo” Darnell Fonteno and Steven Ogg, Representing Michael, Franklin and Trevor respectively, and will be present at the 2019 BGS! In the BGS presentation video, Ned Luke says “We have been trying to see you for 6 years and now it’s finally going to happen, we’re excited!” The actors will be at the fair only from October 11th to 13th, but they will participate in the opening ceremony, Meet & Greet sessions, cosplay contests, and of course, they will be honored at the Wall of Fame!
John Romero is an extremely important figure in the world of game level design. Considered by many to be the father of FPS games, he is one of the most acclaimed and award-winning professionals in the gaming industry. He is known for his work on DOOM, Wolfenstein 3D and Quake. Together with Hidetaka Miyazaki, he will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and will also participate in Meet & Greet, BGS Talks and BGS Summit.
Shota Nakama is known for his work in games like Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts. But even it has appeared on BGS in previous years; participate in Meet & Greet sessions, BGS Talks and of course, perform on stage with the Video Game Orchestra for the first time!
Yoshinori Ono is known for his executive production of the Street Fighter Series and also for being responsible for interacting with fans of the game. The same already appeared in 2015 and 2018 at the fair. Yoshinori will participate in Meet & Greet sessions, BGS Talks and the cosplay contest as a judge.
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