MomoCon 2015 to Host Gearbox Software, Hi-Rez Studios and More
Gearbox Software, Sega To Host Panels at MomoCon 2015
Exhibitors Include Hi-Rez Studios, Sega, Vlambeer
ATLANTA – March 30, 2015 – Gearbox Software and Sega will be among the companies hosting panels at MomoCon 2015, the largest gaming expo in the Southeast U.S. The event, one of the fastest-growing fan conventions in the country with an expected attendance of 20,000 gamers, will take place Thursday – Sunday, May 28 – 31, 2015 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.
Planned panels include:
Gearbox Software – Borderlands Behind the Characters
Sega – Sega 3D Classics – a discussion regarding remastering masterpieces
Ke “Jacky” Jiang, art director, thatgamecompany – Journey of Art through Disney – will discuss his work at Disney and on the hit title Journey
More than 130 companies will exhibit at MomoCon 2015 include Hi-Rez Studios, Sega and Vlambeer.
Gamers not able to make it to MomoCon will still be able to join the fun online, as Twitch will feature a channel with livestreamed MomoCon coverage.
This year’s event will also feature the first annual MomoCon Indie Game Awards. Twenty finalists will be selected from the pool of submissions prior to the conference and will be playable on the expo floor. Winning entries chosen from the 20 finalists will be announced in an awards ceremony on Saturday, May 30, 2015.
More than 30 other special guests will be attending the convention including Mike Reiss, co-creator of The Critic and producer of The Simpsons; voice actors Ashly Burch, (Borderlands 2), Steve Downes and Keith David (Halo series).