returning 2023 - Glyndwr University, Wrexham, Ll11 2AW & MAY 13/14 2023 - the international centre, telford, TF3 4JH

Gaming ARENA

From tabletop to video...

Join the party in our revolutionary gaming arena!

Fans at Wales Comic Con get ready to achieve some high scores in the Gaming Zone!

Competitors of all ages can join our live tournaments, console free-play and old school arcade merriment. Those who deem themselves to be worthy will also got the chance to face off against fellow players in Super Smash Bros live.

Video games not your flavour? Worry not as we will also be hosting the best in tabletop action including the latest in TCG and miniature model warfare across the weekend!

Supported by: 4th Planet Games, Ubisoft, Xtrfy


  • Where is the gaming arena?

    The Gaming Arena itself can be found within the main hall at the event - Please check the map for guidance or if in doubt look out for our huge video wall!

  • How do I sign up for a tournament?

    Anyone who wants to sign up for a tournament at the event can do so with our staff directly situated at the Gaming Arena over the course of the event. Slots will be limited and served on a first come, first served basis so please head there early if you don't want to miss out on the chance to join in with the fun.

  • What is there to do?

    As well as our official tournaments we will be hosting casual fun gaming sessions on the main stage as well as featured setups including retro video games and arcade cabinets, a virtual reality zone, displays and sponsored gaming themed vendors selling exclusive items to the event.

  • Is it purely video games?

    NO! We celebrate all forms of gaming here at the event and alongside our video games we will be hosting tabletop goodness over the entire weekend. There will be dedicated areas for tabletop gaming including anyone interested in TCG elements as well as prize giveaways from our various sponsors. Expert panels will also feature at the event from industry pioneers covering both worlds of tabletop and video gaming.