30 March – 9 April
The London Games Festival champions and showcases the cultural power of interactive entertainment. After a successful return in 2016, this year's London Games Festival takes place between Thursday, 30 March and Sunday, 9 April and will reach more than 50,000 attendees.


  • EGX Rezzed, a showcase of upcoming PC, console and indie games at Tobacco Dock running Thursday, 30 March to Saturday, 1 April
  • Now Play This, a three-day festival that explores the wider possibilities of games running Friday, 7 April to Sunday, 9 April at Somerset House
  • Games Finance Market which connects investors with interactive entertainment and runs from Tuesday, 4 April to Thursday, 6 April
  • The prestigious BAFTA Games Awards, taking place on Thursday, 6 April
  • Plus London Games Festival Fringe will run throughout the festival offering an array of talks, performances, and parties
  • Other parts of the schedule will include the return of our incisive summits programme, an exclusive eSports tournament, outdoor activity for consumers and more

And here is the full schedule for this year's show: