When: Friday 19 – Sunday 21 September 2014
Where: Custard Factory, Gibb Street, Digbeth
Tickets: from £5 (available online here)
GEEK is a festival of play and games usually held annually in Margate, Kent. The organisers are bringing the event to Birmingham for the first time, and where else would they come but Digbeth?!
The theme of the event is Heroes and Villains, and there will be a special zone where Batman, Superman and Mario will battle against the Joker, Lex Luthor, Wario. There will be movie props and costumes on show, along with a special prize for the best Transformer costume!
GEEK will offer the opportunity to play hundreds of classic and modern games, on consoles spanning forty years from SNES to the Commodore 64, Xbox, Atari 7800 and Game Cube.
For more information, click here to visit the GEEK website.