Esports and Gaming Summit (ESGS) celebrates its 10th anniversary edition at the World Trade Center Metro Manila on the weekend of November 3 to 5, 2023. VTuber NewsDrop will be on the scene to cover the biggest tech show in the Philippines, featuring select activities about VTubers and related fields.
V-Vibes Magazine Launch at V-Tahanan
The first print magazine for the Philippines' VTuber scene is set to be launched at this year's ESGS. V-Vibes, a magazine produced by the people behind the local Row 4 Podcast, aims to feature VTubers from all over the country.
VTuber NewsDrop is supporting this endeavor by contributing stories exclusive to the magazine. A good piece of memorabilia for the local VTubing scene, V-Vibes will be available for purchase at the V-Tahanan booth. (Merchandise alley, booth SA-07)
Brand New Company's HEYU
Following their first gig and original song, HEYU's RE:NEGADE Generation will join their fellow Brand New Company colleagues at the Long Live Play collab booth inside ESGS 2023. (SA-39 and SA-40)
Art booths featuring VTubers and Artists
Select VTubers and related artists will also set up their merch booth at ESGS 2023:
- Artistek PH (Qaphsiel S. Lavi) - SA-32
- V-Tahanan (Various VTubers and partners, including V-Vibes) - SA-07
- Minuhana - SA-94
- KnickKnacksPH x Amazeballs (Lunaly Hoshi) - SA-28
(List subject to change. If you are a VTuber or a related artist and we missed your booth, please @ us on X!)
Fighting Games and RPGs!
Besto Game Team's popular hololive fighting game Idol Showdown makes its way into the local fighting game scene through this tournament at ESGS 2023's Fighting Game Arena.
Bonus: Just a few blocks away is the Lenovo Legion Indie Fest, where Team Good Knight and Alex Valdez will set up a new RPG game called Keyboard Warrior.
Industry Panel on Content Creation
Aside from covering the event, this author is also invited to take part in a panel discussion on Content Creation on Saturday, November 4 at 11am.
ESGS 2023 will be held at World Trade Center Metro Manila from November 3-5. 2023. Get your tickets at Slash, and visit their Facebook page for more information.