Gaming & Digital Media

 

From retro to next-gen, we’ve got it!

At Otronicon, play and interact with the best in gaming and digital technology. There is something for everyone to enjoy including virtual reality, interactive surface tables, next-generation consoles and even classic arcade machines!

Orlando has become a hub for the digital media industry which includes: modeling, simulation and training; film and television production; and interactive and immersive entertainment. With estimated annual revenue of $9 billion, the digital media sector is second only to the hospitality/tourism industry in the area.

Where better than Otronicon to see what the more than 1,200 companies are producing, chat with the creative professionals responsible and discover the path to a digital media career right in your own backyard.

 

EA SPORTS, the brand responsible for the best-selling Madden NFL and FIFA series, returns to Otronicon for the fifth straight year and will spotlight the many exciting aspects of game development.

Guests have the opportunity to play through eight game stations and try their hands at the latest EA SPORTS games including NBA LIVE 15, Madden NFL 15, UFC, NHL 15 and FIFA 15. Visitors can also put their survival skills to the test when playing the explosive multi-player challenge "Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare." Older audiences can battle through a mythical land on the brink of chaos in the dark fantasy role-playing game "Dragon Age."

In addition, guests can go one-on-one with EA SPORTS’ creative professionals to discover what it takes to make the games you enjoy and how you can ascend the path to make them yourself.

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Hop in the driver's seat and experience a ride like no other!

STEM Sim Ex inspires students to engage in STEM fields via iRacing simulation software. Guests will get behind the wheel of a simulator and feel the excitement of driving in a NASCAR race. This year, STEM Sim Ex returns with two iRacing simulators and is joined by iRacing World Championship drivers Ray Alfalla, Byron Daley and Bryan Blackford.

Guests will also have the opportunity to compete for "Fastest Lap of the Day" to win prizes.

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Orlando Science Center • 777 E. Princeton Street • Orlando, Florida 32803 • Phone: 407.514.2000 • Email: gservices@osc.org
The Science Center is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, host of power2give.org/centralflorida and the collaborative Campaign for the Arts. This project is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program.