With a shift to Level Three for Auckland and Level Two for the remainder of the nation, the Christchurch Armageddon Expo has been delayed.

The occasion had been prepared to start on Saturday March 6 and was expected to attract about 10,000 guests.

Armageddon Exposition founder and director William Geradts says #CHCHGEDDON 2021 is rescheduled to Might 29-30.

” It’s pretty gutting to need to delay, however we absolutely prepared for this circumstance,” he states.

” The most essential thing is getting the Covid-19 circumstance under control, then we can press on and bring our amazing community of geeks together in Christchurch.”

Individuals who bought tickets for the Christchurch occasion will be provided the alternative to move their tickets to the brand-new dates or receive a refund through Ticketek.

He states the plan now is to look ahead and focus on the upcoming Wellington Armageddon Expo on April 17-18.

” With the lockdowns in 2020 keeping everyone indoors, video gaming and Esports have actually truly grown in popularity. This year we wish to focus on that by showcasing the most recent and greatest in gaming and innovation.”

He states along with the normal PC and console established, sponsor OPPO will host a League of Legends mobile gaming tournament, and participants will have the possibility to experience games in virtual reality.

In keeping with Covid-19 security guidelines, all of the star guests will be beamed in via video conferencing – and a couple of guests will even participate in a ‘virtual finalizing.’

” Having virtual panels has allowed us to protect visitors who may have otherwise been unavailable or out of our reach. It implies we have the ability to have a wonderful variety of stars from a bunch of fandoms – there makes sure to be a star for everybody.”

The occasion will likewise have an enormous series of geeky product from handmade New Zealand art to toys, comics, collectables therefore much more.

Participants will also have the ability to enjoy a huge series of in-show occasions including the popular Armageddon Cosplay Contest and Chilli Eating Challenge.

” We’re beyond excited to kick off Armageddon Expo 2021 in Wellington – I believe it’s going to be a really excellent year.”

The Wellington Armageddon Exposition will be held over the weekend of April 17-18 from 9am to 5pm both days. To find out more and to purchase tickets go to the site: https://www.armageddonexpo.com/