THREE TO SEE
The London Games Festival lineup is still being finalised at the time of writing, but we’ve picked some of the events that are in place now and set to headline the festival:
Now Play This Somerset House, April 1–3
A diverse range of workshops, talks and chances to play, covering digital, physical and tabletop games, with a range set to span the full spectrum, from niche to mainstream.
LGF @ BFI
BFI Southbank, April 4
A special one-day takeover of the BFI Southbank’s main screening room offers a chance to explore VR and other areas where games and cinema are converging. The event will also present a variety of demos of UK-made games.
British Academy Games Awards Tobacco Dock, April 7
BAFTA’s annual award show celebrating the best of games and their makers, with tickets available to all those interested in attending.