Play Expo 2016

The UK’s favourite video gaming expo is coming to Glasgow for the very first time! Organised by experienced video game events specialists Replay Events, the show is full of games, features, exhibitors and more video gaming mayhem than Scotland has ever experienced.

Taking place on 11 and 12 June, PLAY Expo Glasgow will be Jam packed with everything you love about gaming and will have something for everyone.

Modern Gaming

With Xbox Ones and Playstation 4s being present on the show floor, Play Expo Glasgow brings you games like Halo 5, FIFA 2016, Project Cars, Street Fighter V, TrackMania and much more!

Nintendo StreetPass Glasgow

StreetPass Glasgow with support from Nintendo will be at PLAY Expo Glasgow running a mixture of multiplayer games and mini tournaments for free. They will be giving away prizes and running tournament finals on the gaming stage.

Retro Gaming

Whether you’re a Sinclair, Commodore, Nintendo, Sega, Sony or even an Xbox fan, there will be a wide selection of retro consoles for everyone. And of course we’ll have a selection of games for each system too!


PLAY Expo Glasgow brings an extensive collection of free arcade cabinets and pinball machines available to play all weekend for old school and young gamers alike! Supported by local pinball enthusiasts Paisley Pinball and Retro Games Party.


With Survival Mode, Creative Mode and Hunger Games maps present. The Minecraft Zone offers an exciting slew of opportunities for all ages to enjoy.


Dark Cleo Productions and Esdevium will be presenting all your unplugged gaming needs. From Warhammer to Ticket to Ride to Batman Love Letter, tabletop gaming is here with a bang! Geek Retreat will also be demoing Pokemon / Magic / YuGiOh! trading card games.

PC/LAN Gaming

The PC/LAN gaming area presents a wide range of titles for you to battle it out against friends! Titles like Doom, Counter Strike, Command and Conquer and more are all present for you to jump on!

Rhythm Zone

Get your groove on with the best music, dance and rhythm-action based games from all over the world in the Replay Rhythm area.

Modern Gaming Tournaments

Versus Scotland invites competitors from all over Scotland and the UK to participate in a number of prize tournaments through the weekend. With tournaments covering a range of different genres, there is something for everyone!


Dark Cleo Productions brings you their ever popular Cosplay Masquerade that will run on both days! With prizes on offer, and different judges for either day, it is a brilliant opportunity to showcase the public's talent and passion for all things cosplay!


With staff on hand to help you cross into the virtual world, PLAY Expo Glasgow showcases the Oculus Rift VR headset with games such as Doom VR, Duke Nukem VR and Lucky's Tale loaded up for your entertainment!

Green Screen Photoshoot

Showmasters will be offering photo shoot opportunities in front of the new green screen! Get your photo done and be transported to your favourite video game location, from Mario to Sonic to Street Fighter this is something that should not be missed!


Finally, if you're looking to spend some of your hard earned pennies on some cool merchandise then look no further than PLAY Expo Glasgow. With vendors bringing video games, apparel, board games, memorabilia and much more you cannot miss it!

So don’t miss PLAY Expo Glasgow this June. Visit for more information and tickets.