There are various specials and surprises to discover at the ZURICH GAME SHOW. Distributed in 7 halls you will find the newest of the new, heroic icons and extravagant experiences.
Airplanes and drones, geeks, ghost hunters and gamers, athletes and snipers, and even one or two superheroes may suddenly come across your path.
Gaming with the best graphics in the world! Model aircraft.
This is model aircraft. Let yourself be inspired by this fascinating hobby in the model aircraft section of ZURICH GAME SHOW.
Exciting flight demonstrations in the indoor model flying zone with attractions and the possibility to test your skills on model flight simulators. Are you ready for the challenge?
Learn how you can get into model flying and let yourself be inspired by airplanes, helicopters and quadrocopters. Did you already know that thanks to today’s transmission and camera technology it is possible to sit in a model aircraft and steer it like a real airplane?
Come by in Hall 7 and learn more about this exciting hobby.
RC DRIFT Palace
Let the engines howl at the ZURICH GAME SHOW!
The crew of RC DRIFT Palace have their transporters ready and bring their hot fleet to the ZURICH GAME SHOW. Just like with their original models, you can drift and let the tires slide over the track. There are no limits when it comes to the design of the body as well: fully functional headlight systems, replica engine compartments and sound modules to mimic a genuine turbocharged 2JZ drift engine. Watch the pilots in their race and then take the remote control in your own hands and accelerate!
Play in one of four mobile Escape Rooms by URBANescape at the ZURICH GAME SHOW: Your task is to reconstruct the memories of yesterday’s crazy office party. There was a lot of drinking and celebrating. When you wake up, your colleague yells in horror that he’s missing a finger. You all can not remember what happened last night. Discover what happened and find out in time what was going on! Time is running and you are the only ones who can save your buddy’s finger. There is a lot at stake! If you fail, he will never have his finger on his hand again…
In hall 6 you will find the booth “Nintendo Labo”. Here, children, parents and everyone else can build, play and discover together while experiencing interactive crafting fun. In the workshop, a simple piece of cardboard can turn into a fishing rod, a nimble motorcycle, a steering wheel or even a well-sounding piano – the imagination is almost unlimited!
But that’s not all. After crafting, you can bring your creation to life with the help of the Nintendo Switch console! Participate in fast-paced races with a hand-crafted steering wheel, catch fish with your fishing rod or become a pianist. No matter what virtual world you are in, Nintendo Labo offers crafting fun for the whole family.
Learn more: nintendo.ch
Meet the geeks of
Martina, Méline and Guido from SRF Digital are visiting ZURICH GAME SHOW. If you already know their Let’s Plays or like to watch the “Geek Sofa”, the talk show about games and geek culture, then this is your chance to personally meet, chat and game with them Friday through Sunday.
Fly your drone at the ZURICH GAME SHOW
The pilots from eye4i bring their high-tech drones to Zurich and it is up to you to pilot them. Test these agile racer in an own FlyZone and fly them through a parkour full of obstacles.
With their build-in camera and video glasses you will feel like you sit in the pilot chair. But without the dizziness when you fly fast loopings or even collide with other drones.
Experience the drone-sport at the ZURICH GAME SHOW and let it carry you away.
ExerCube: The new way to workout
The Swiss Startup Sphery AG bring their brand-new workout program “ExerCube” to the ZURICH GAME SHOW.
This game based fitness tool shows, how multimedia will accompany us in every aspect of our lives. ExerCube has been developed by sport scientists together with game and multimedia designers. Their fun and effective program will be used in different fitness studios in the future. Surely it will only be the first of many innovative programs from Sphery. Test your fitness in the ExerCube.
Swiss Action Stunts
You may already have seen the stunt crew of SWISS ACTION STUNTS on your TV without realizing it. As an association for stunts, stunt coordination, choreography and pyrotechnics, they know very well how to carry through daredevil actions without blemishes.
At their booth you can learn more about their projects and equipment used and take a look behind the stunt shop.
Are you disturbed by strange noises in the middle of the night? Do you sometimes experience a feeling of terror in your basement or attic? Have you or your family ever seen a haunting, phantom, or ghost?
If the answer is yes, do not wait a second and call the pros: The Swiss Ghostbusters. They have charged their proton-packs to maximum and prepared the traps to protect the ZURICH GAME SHOW.
As last year you can expect great games, unique collectibles and real Ghostbusters, made in Switzerland.
Swiss Garrison - The 501st Legion
The Imperium marches for the ZURICH GAME SHOW
From a galaxy far, far away the warriors of the Imperium found their way to Zurich: Imperial Stormtrooper, Siths and bounty hunters march for the ZURICH GAME SHOW.
The Swiss Garrison is the local branch of the 501st Legion (also known as Vader’s Fist) the worldwide fan-club of the Star Wars universe. They are available to our visitors for pictures and great show acts. Their high quality costumes and exact replicas thrill the members of both sides of the force. Maybe there will also be a Jedi from time to time, but it will be tough to face such a superior might.
Will the next card bring the royal flush? Or do you have an ace up your sleeve?
The PokerAcademy offers playful team events for companies and private groups. At the Zurich Game Show, PokerAcademy is present with two gaming tables where blackjack and poker can be learned and played. “Just for fun”, of course, without money and without risk. More information: www.poker-night.ch and www.pokeracademy.ch
Let the ball roll at the ZURICH GAME SHOW
In the pinball zone you can let the keys glow on the various devices of Voegtle & Schweizer AG. Here you can play on pinball machines, which are modeled according to the latest Hollywood blockbusters. In addition, different arcade machines and cool game tables are ready for you. No mouse and no controller though, but at least as much fun.
Ready, Aim, Airsoft!
Experience Airsoft at the ZURICH GAME SHOW and be inspired by this high powered teamsport.
It is all about teamwork, tactics, fairness and the thrill of the game. Here you don’t have a mouse, no controller and no screen. Just you, your reflexes and your aim. Now you can witness in real-life what you knew only from a screen before. At the massive shooting range you can try airsoft by yourself and even play a parkour! Also their luggage is full of realistic airsoft guns which will make the game even more exciting. In addition, the sport and the equipment are explained and displayed by experts.
At ZURICH GAME SHOW you can experience the action-packed leisure sport Lasertag up close.
Lasergame Schweiz will present the most modern laser weapons in the world at a large shooting range. The SMGs from iCombat shoot harmless infrared light, but are otherwise indistinguishable from real weapons: From the blowback to the magazine change was thought of everything. Test it yourself and you`ll be amazed! For thrilling outdoor games you can get to know the LASERWAR assortment from bazookas to assault rifles.
Also in 2019, the SGDA Summit will take place at ZURICH GAME SHOW.
The Swiss Game Developers Association (SGDA) is an association and advocate of Swiss game developers, supported by its members. The goals of the non-profit organisation are a supportive political environment, professionalization through the promotion of skills and young talents as well as increased visibility of a strong Swiss gaming industry. Exciting discussions with exceptional guests on support options for game productions, crowdfunding for games and mixed reality games as well as other topics are accompanied by an exhibition on Swiss games, virtual reality and augmented reality games.
Geek & Superhero Hall
Meet national and international cosplayers, who are also present daily at cosplay contests on a big stage. In this hall also Swiss Garrison – The 501st Legion with many Stormtroopers and the Swiss Ghostbusters are present.
Even stars from the gaming world, from actors known as “Game Voices” to YouTubers and Art Directors of big game titles, will arrive at ZURICH GAME SHOW and be available to the fans for autographs and photos.
The program will be announced in the next few days.
Modelling & Tabletop Hall
Let yourself be enchanted true to the motto “Create your own world!” from the latest table games and everything related to model making!
Fans of Table Top games build entire landscapes for their favorite games and create their own characters. Logically, that also everything fits around model making: self-built games, new aviation, ship, iconic railway or drone worlds to hip racing car models.
A big magic card tournament and exhibitors with more trading cards will give you an insight into the world of modern card games.
Official After Party
We will celebrate the ZURICH GAME SHOW AFTER PARTY on Friday from 12 am to 9 pm, in the eParadise!
Save your tickets for this super great party; because the stars from the ZURICH GAME SHOW, the helpers, makers and exhibitors will make sure that the party will be unforgettable.
Tickets for the party are also available at the Welcome Desk in the fair and at the box office.
Date: Friday, 13.09.2019, 12 am – 9 pm
Location: eParadise, Hohlstrasse 452, 8048 Zürich, www.eparadise.ch