The brainchild of the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), LEVEL UP KL returns for a 6th edition from October 10 until November 22, 2020.
This year, the regional event will be conducted virtually and is expected to attract more than 50,000 gamers, developers, distributors and visitors from across 30 countries.
Right after is one of the main events for LEVEL UP KL 2020 – the Business Connection. Now virtualised, this online meeting platform will provide a more immersive and interactive discussion and networking environment as it connects top industry experts, Southeast Asian games studios and aspiring video game developers.
The event then continues with the two-day industry conference, featuring a wide swath of ecosystem players. This includes the likes of Nintendo, Roblox, Steam, Ubisoft Singapore, Larian Studios, and Unity, all of whom will be speaking on game development, technology and commercialisation.
Taking place concurrently is the Business Expo, an online games industry trade event for local and regional video games studios to promote their product and services.
There will also be masterclass workshops and a Virtual Career Fair for those keen on joining the industry.
The most anticipated games festival in the region will not be complete without the SEA Game Showcase, another main event that will run from October 19 until November 15, 2020, featuring exclusive promotions, video game demos and special deals for the top games that were developed in region.