MomoCon, the largest gaming expo in the Southeast U.S., has announced that Gearbox Software, Sega and ThatGameCompany will be hosting panels at this year’s event. Also in attendance will be Hi-Rez Studios, Vlambeer and over 130 other companies exhibiting their games to an expected audience of 20,000 gamers.
MomoCon will also be hosting their first annual MomoCon Indie Game Awards show. Twenty finalist from a pool of submissions will be chosen before the conference begins and playable on the show floor. The winning entries from the 20 will be announced during the show on Saturday, May 30.
30 special guests will be in attendance this year including Mike Reiss, co-creator of The Critic and producer of The Simpsons; voice actors Ashly Burch, Borderlands 2, Steve Downes and Keith David of the Halo series.
- Gearbox Software – Borderlands Behind the Characters
- Sega – Sega 3D classics – a discussion regarding remastering masterpieces
- Ke “Jacky” Jiang, art director, ThatGameCompany – Journey of Art through Disney – will discuss his work at Disney and on the hit title Journey
MomoCon 2015 will be taking place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta Thursday, May 28 to Sunday, May 31. More information regarding Momocon 2015 can be found here.