At the end will not surprise anyone, because in these months we have seen a series of events are deleted, starting from the E3 2020, but also theEGX 2020, which was to take place in September, has been cancelled due to the emergency COVID-19. The organizing team will opt for a sort of digital event by the end of the year.
“It is with a heavy heart that we must announce the cancellation of EGX 2020 because of the pandemic of COVID-19” reads the statement. “This was not a decision taken lightly. Given the current climate, we would not have been able to organize the show’s fantastic that our fans expect from us. Thank you all for the support and for accompanying us in this difficult time and to all those who have worked hard to try to ensure that EGX 2020 to happen. We are sorry not to be able to see it in person at our show as we had hoped, but we are already planning the epic return of the EGX in 2021”.
“However, we want to continue to provide you with news on the games, and then by the end of the year we will be joining forces with PAX Online to offer a digital event 24 hours on 24, from 12 to 20 September. This huge online entertainment will celebrate the best of games from all over the world, including playable content, and much more”.
The company has also said that anyone who has bought an advance ticket will be fully refunded.
Source: The Sixth Axis