SPECIAL GUESTS 2018
Game premieres, innovative, new gaming environments, eSports, cosplay and unique experiences; that’s what ZURICH GAME SHOW stands for!
We offer you the unique opportunity to meet trendy stars of the gaming and film world, game developers, eSportsmen or cosplay stars.
Our guests will be announced here in the next few days.
Detroit: Become Human, Mafia III, True Blood, Beauty and the Beast
After training at various drama schools, which led him as far as to Florence to the School «Commedia dell’arte», Bryan Dechart was able to quickly gain a foothold in Hollywood. Bryan Dechart is predicted a big career. He became world-famous for his role in the innovative Game Detroit: Become Human, where gamers determine the course of history around them. Thanks to motion capturing, the actors’ faces are recognizable in the game and Bryan Dechart is to all players. His cult role as Connor “the android sent by Cyberlife.” helped him build a big fan base around the globe.
We are very happy to welcome him at ZURICH GAME SHOW. He will be on site on Friday and Saturday with his wife, actress Amelia Rose Blaire, who also stars in Detroit: Become Human.
As with other Quantic Dream games, Detroit: Become Human is an interactive movie that places great emphasis on the player’s action and freedom of decision-making, with immediate or delayed consequences.
“Is this still a game or a movie? The one question that keeps coming up in Quantic Dream titles is also asked with “Detroit”.” Nastassja Scherling / GamePro
“Detroit: Become Human” is in my opinion the most consistently told and thus best game of Quantic Dream.” Christian Dörre / PC Games
Amelia Rose Blaire
True Blood, Detroit: Become Human, Scream, The Mentalist, Grey’s Anatomy, Criminal Minds, Quantum Break
Amelia Rose Blaire, born in New York, who lives in Los Angeles and is one of the most sought after young actresses there. She starred in series such as True Blood, MTV’s Scream as well as most recently in the game Detroit: Become Human and is also well-known for her roles in Grey’s Anatomy, The Mentalist and Criminal Minds.
In the action adventure “Detroit: Become Human”, created exclusively for the PlayStation 4 by the French developer Quantic Dream, she was one of the head Motion Capturing Actresses.
Amelia Rose Blaire and her husband Bryan Dechart, who stream Detroit: Become Human together on Twitch, will both be present at ZURICH GAME SHOW (Friday / Saturday).
(Assassin`s Creed Syndicate, Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds)
English actress Victoria Atkin plays Evie Frye in Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, the first playable female character for the Assassin`s Creed series on next generation consoles. Not only did Victoria provide the voice for the character but she performed the full motion and facial capturing as well. Victoria’s performance as Evie has been highly acclaimed in the gaming world and since she has gone on to work with Warner Bros, Sony Playstation, Guerrilla Games, Respawn Entertainment, Monolith Productions and Blizzard.
The successful Englishwoman also lent her voice for many other major games such as Titanfall 2, Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and in Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds she voiced Mailen and Sekuli.
At ZURICH GAME SHOW, Victoria Atkin will be holding panels, signing autographs and taking pictures with fans on all three days!
(Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV, Harry Potter)
Englishman Jon Campling has started his career playing lead roles in shows like Clockwork Orange & The Three Musketeers. Originally going for good guy roles he quickly realised actors playing bad guys had waaay more fun. Soon he was cast as the iconic Deatheater, who has stopped the Hogwarts Express in the last Harry Potter film. As a film actor, Jon has more than 85 IMBD film credits with a vast array of unique and challenging characters. Such as fabulous King Regis in the stunning Final Fantasy XV feature “Kingsglaive” and in the accompanying game.
Jon Campling will be present at ZURICH GAME SHOW on all three days.
(Swain in League of Legends, Game of Thrones)
James Faulkner is an English actor known for his roles as Randyll Tarly in the HBO series Game of Thrones and as Pope Sixtus IV in the historical fantasy series Da Vinci’s Demons.
Over a long career in front on the lens, Faulkner has also lent his voice to a number of video games, including Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, voicing Severus Snape, and additional voices in Dragon Age: Inquisition. His most prominent video game role remains the character of Swain in the hugely successful League of Legends.
Faulkner was affiliated in 2016 into the cast of the HBO series Game of Thrones, portraying Randyll Tarly. James Faulkner is one of the most sought-after actors and speakers in England, he also played Paul in “Paul, Apostle of Christ” (2018).
At ZURICH GAME SHOW, James Faulkner will be holding panels, signing autographs and taking pictures with fans on all three days!
Ubisoft Creative Director Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
We are very happy to welcome Davide Soliani – also known for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Donkey Kong Adventure – at ZURICH GAME SHOW!
The Ubisoft Creative Director of Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is one of the most renowned creators behind big game titles. The Nintendo Switch exclusive Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is his latest work and is already considered a cult hit. As you know Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is divided into four worlds. Each of these worlds contains ten chapters. This results in a total of forty sections, which should be supplemented by additional bonus chapters. Also, each chapter has a boss fight after half of the game as well as at the end..
Davide Soliani will introduce us to the secrets surrounding of the creation of games and, of course, talk about his latest work. He will also be available for autographs and photos on Friday and Saturday.
Zinus is a Swiss Youtuber and Twitchstreamer, which with 160,000 subscribers on YouTube and 83,000 followers on Twitch is one of the largest German-speaking Web video creators in Switzerland. With Minecraft and survival games he thrills several thousand viewers.
Zinus will sign autographs and hold a panel on Saturday.
Domtendo is a German Nintendo-Let’s Player, who has already produced over 6,000 videos. In Germany, as well as in Europe, he is the number one amongst Nintendo fans. Domtendo is one of the top 5 most popular Let’s Play channels in Germany and occupies the 18th place of all channels in Germany with more than 1,057,603,730 views. At ZURICH GAME SHOW you get the chance to take a photo or get yourself an autograph of the YouTube Superstar!