Rio will host the largest Game Park in the world inside the Olympic Park, check out the event’s attractions and how to get to Game XP.
With a wide variety of attractions to Game XP, largest Game Park in the world, takes place between the 6th and 9th of September, in three of the main arenas of the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro. Gamers will find Game XP a PES 2019 training circuit, space with Rainbow Six Siege Laser Tag, Clash Royale Towers, Ferris Wheel and more in three arenas with specific themes.
In addition to outside activities, visitors will be able to participate in the Cosplay Contest with prizes and face YouTubers and Influencers. Some of the names confirmed by the organization are: Affonso Solano, Carol Crespo, Davy Jones, Ed Gama, Gaules, Real Lully, Malena, Marisa Leal, Marcos Castro, Nivy Estephan, Pyong Lee, Rodrigo Magalhães, Totoro, Cristian Figueiredo, among others.
Game XP Spaces and Attractions
The event takes place three arenas named Inova Arena, GamePlay Arena and Oi Game Arena.
At Inova Arena, the organization decided to bring exclusive content on technology and innovation. The space will receive lectures, launches and panels on topics such as professions of the future, games market, smart cities and gamification in the corporate market, among other subjects.
Some big names are confirmed such as Bibop Gresta, Chairman of Hyperloop Transportation Technologie, former player Ronaldinho Gaúcho who will speak about cryptocurrency in the world of eSports and the Minister of Culture, Sérgio Sá Leitão, who will disclose the 2nd Brazilian Industry Census of Digital Games on the panel Game market in Brazil: evolution and perspective, which takes place on Sunday (09). In addition to them, they will pass through Inova Stage CEOs, influencers and game developers.
The second arena, named GamePlay Arena, is the place where the public will be able to test the releases of the big game manufacturers and participate in exclusive activations. Some of the big companies that produce franchises are: Xbox, PlayStation, Ubisoft, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Pac Man World and Game Station. In addition GamePlay Arena won a stage, called GamePlay Stage where lectures, interviews and also eSports disputes will take place. The space will have Gamezone with games from all seasons with more than 80 arcades, simulators and pinballs, twice the size of the previous edition.
Already in Hi Game Arena, the visitor will come across the largest game screen in the world. Where he can watch eSports competitions like Raibown Six Siege, CS: GO and League of Legends, Overwatch, Injustice 2, Just Dance, Clash Royale and the first official Mario Kart 8 Deluxe championship in Brazil.
The super screen in this edition of Game XP, gained fifty square meters more than the previous version: the new “Super screen” has an incredible 1,500 m² and the arena will have a capacity of up to 4,500 people. The stage, with a structure worthy of great shows, will host official championships of the main games of today.
Metrô Rio, BRT and Uber are the official transportation of the Game XP. And it also has the most expensive option for those who want to go by car, parking on site will cost R $ 60. The double Metro plus BRT has the best value for money, in addition to the bus having an exclusive lane. Another option is the First class, which will leave from several points in Rio: Barra, Botafogo, Tijuca, Ipanema and Niterói. Who is from Uber, will have a dedicated space glued to the entrance of the Park for boarding and disembarking.
Tickets can be picked up at the entrance to the Olympic Park on the day the visitor purchased the ticket. Online sales will end tonight. Starting tomorrow, the remaining tickets can only be purchased at the entrance of the Game XP. Remembering that Saturday’s tickets are already sold out.
Also check out what you will find during the event and do the download the official map. Visitors can get an idea of where each attraction in the Game XP Park space will be located.
Date: September 06, 07, 08 and 09;
Opening hours: 12h to 21h;
Location: Rio de Janeiro Olympic Park – Av. Ambassador Abelardo Bueno, 3401 – Barra da Tijuca;
Tickets and parking: tickets.gamexp.com.br 09/06: R $ 130 (whole), R $ 65 (half) – Family R $ 260 07 and 09/09: R $ 150 (whole) and R $ 75 (half) – Family R $ 300 Package for the 4 days: R $ 450 (whole) and R $ 225 (half).