Dates set for Edinburgh Interactive 2012

Dates set for Edinburgh Interactive 2012

By Christopher Dring

November 11th 2011 at 2:15PM

Develop, MCV and Nintendo confirmed as event partners

The Edinburgh Interactive Festival will return on August 9th and 10th, 2012.

Now in its tenth year, the show will again explore the social, creative and cultural elements of the video game sector. Develop, MCV and Nintendo have been confirmed as event partners.

“I was very proud to be associated with this year’s event with visitors coming from Brazil, Canada, Switzerland as well as UK,” said Nintendo UK head and current EIF chair David Yarnton.

“EIF 2011 delivered provocative insights and key knowledge for anyone involved in the creative arena.”EIF combines debates and presentations that look at emerging trends in the games sector.