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GET YOUR GAME ON LONDON 2024

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Get Your Game On London 2024

Event Details

 

GET YOUR GAME ON LONDON 2024

Friday, April 19th 2024

 

BOOK YOUR TICKET NOW….. £315 – Members, remember to log in to get an extra 30% off!

What is #GYGOLondon24?

GET YOUR GAME ON is an in-person VO conference and it is the ONLY event that is dedicated to voice acting in video games. #GYGOLondon24 is focused on promoting great voice acting in video games! Hosted by The VoiceOver Network, GET YOUR GAME ON London 2024 will take place on Friday, April 19th 2024

 

A Great Networking Opportunity

GYGO is a fantastic networking opportunity with some of the top video game industry professionals including casting directors, producers, agents, actors and game developers.  

Don’t believe us? Here are some amazing blogs written by some of our guests who attended GET YOUR GAME ON.

Have a read of this fantastic blog from Excellent Talent

Goldie Perry joined us in London and expressed her experience in her blog

Trev Fleming was inspired by an incredible day at GET YOUR GAME ON

 

Who will be there?

We are bringing the brightest and best of Voice Acting in Video Games together. You’ll get advice as well as networking opportunities with some of the top video game industry professionals including:

Casting Directors

Legendary Voice Actors

Amazing Voice Coaches

Industry Innovators

High Calibre Developers

This event is designed for voiceover artists of all levels of experience as well as for producers, agents, casting directors and developers.

 

Speakers:

Andrea Toyias has over 15 years in the video game industry, Andrea’s tenure at Blizzard Entertainment has seen her sculpt unforgettable characters in World of WarCraft, Diablo, StarCraft, Hearthstone, and Overwatch. Her expertise extends from dialogue editing and recording engineering to casting and directing a myriad of heroes, villains, and mythical beings.

 

Doug Cockle has been a professional actor for over 25 years. He has worked on stage, in television and film, radio, corporate video and in voiceovers in both the USA and UK. He also has extensive experience working as a voice actor in video games. Most notably Doug has voiced the character of Geralt of River in the video game series The Witcher since 2005; A role for which he was nominated for multiple awards including a BAFTA and for which he won the NAVGTR and Golden Joystick Awards. Doug is also a professional acting teacher and has taught acting at numerous UK universities and drama schools.

 

Anna Zydzik has a passion for people and an unparalleled drive to populate imaginary worlds with authentic characters, Anna Zydzik embodies the alchemy behind immersive game character casting. Her keen instincts for intricate castings and multi character creations make her a sought-after talent curator in the gaming realm.

 

Michal Kaluzynski is a video game producer who crafts narratives and designs efficient production workflows, Michal’s flair for languages and attention to audio nuances in gaming sessions elevate character production to unparalleled levels. His unorthodox approach and creative zeal sculpt unforgettable gaming experiences.

 

Jessica Jefferies is a 3 times award nominated casting director who works across film, video games, animation, TV, theatre and XR. Having worked as an actress for 8 years, she transitioned into casting in 2018, bringing with her the knowledge and understanding of seeing the industry through the eyes of a performer. She has an affinity for casting and working with actors and performers for all narrative forms, including specialisms such as voice work, performance capture, creature performance, puppetry, movement and dance.

 

Damien Goodwin has a diverse career spanning over 18 years, Damien Goodwin transitioned from acting to directing, becoming a celebrated figure in film, TV, video games, and theatre. Renowned for his cinematic performance and voice-over direction in gaming, his portfolio includes over 80 games, many of which have received critical acclaim and awards. Damien’s recent works encompass BAFTA-winning projects and internationally recognized films and TV series, showcasing his exceptional storytelling skills.

 

Adele Cutting is a BAFTA award-winning audio professional with 20+ years’ experience in directing actors, casting, audio direction, designing sound, music editing and casting and covering ‘all things audio’ across games, TV, installations, mobile, VR and Audio Drama. In 2011, Adele founded audio production company Soundcuts Ltd., winners of both Develop and TIGA awards. Soundcuts work with clients across the UK and Worldwide including Netflix, Nickelodeon, Nike and Microsoft. Adele’s recent work includes Koreaboo (Director/Producer), Far Cry: Rise of the Revolution (Director/Producer), NDA AAA (which is going to be released before the conference) (Voice Director), The Quarry (Audio Director), As Dusk Falls (Audio Manager).

 

Marta Svetek is an all-round video game actor, best known for being the voice of Roxanne Wolf, Gregory and Vanny in the highly acclaimed Five Nights At Freddy’s franchise, as well as notably being the voice of Russian Command Comms in Battlefield 2042, and taking on the role of Legendary Lord Aranessa Saltspite in Total War: Warhammer II. On top of that, she is well known as a mocap performer for several AAA titles including Destiny 2, Horizon Forbidden West and the official F1 game series.

Josh is the Creative Production Lead at PitStop Productions, overseeing the creative pipelines undertaken in their Voice and Motion Capture facilities in London. His passion for bringing out the nuances of dialogue is what drives his direction, and he’s always interested in developments his field of work. “As video games and technology develop, I am excited about using these tools to support authentic, engaging, performances.” With over two decades of experience in audio production, half of which spent exclusively on video game dialogue and performance, Josh brings a unique and distinctive style to the dialogue and productions he works with. He has over 60 game titles to his name, including the award-winning Baldurs Gate III, Horizon: call of the Mountain and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II, from studios such as Sony, Square Enix, Larian Studios and Sega.

 

What To Expect at #GYGOLondon24?

 

GET YOUR GAME ON 1-Day Conference

Our video game conference is all about promoting great voice acting in video games. If you work in video games or want to work in video games this event is for you! There will be a star studded line-up of speakers, BREAKOUT WORKSHOP Sessions, INTENSIVE WEEKEND Workshops and so much more announced here soon. 

Lunch is provided, there are plenty of opportunities to connect and some incredibly informative panels.

 

 

BREAKOUT WORKSHOP SESSIONS

Throughout #GYGOLondon23 there will be opportunities for you to attend our limited and highly sought after Breakout Sessions. These Sessions are an amazing opportunity for you to work in small workshop-size groups directly on techniques that will grow your confidence alongside our iconic HEADLINE SPEAKERS! An incredibly popular part of our previous events.

 

Supercharge your #GYGOLondon24 Experience

Immerse yourself in workshops led by industry visionaries. Secure your place at one of our exclusive INTENSIVE Weekend Workshops happening throughout the weekend of #GYGOLondon24: April 20th – 21st, 2024.

It’s an unmissable opportunity to refine your craft and learn from the best in the industry!

Our 2-day INTENSIVE Workshops are tailored to supercharge your very own voice acting journey.

 

INTENSIVE Weekend Workshops

Delve into Performance Capture with Jessica Jeffries

Embark on an exclusive journey into the fascinating realm of performance capture in video games and VFX guided by Jessica Jeffries. Gain insights into the intricate techniques of performance capture acting and casting. Explore the evolution of this technology and its impact on character creation, led by an industry pioneer who shares behind-the-scenes experiences and expertise. Uncover the secrets of bringing characters to life in this cutting-edge workshop.

 


 

Beyond the Script: An Immersive Acting Odyssey with Doug Cockle

Join Doug Cockle, the iconic voice of Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher series, for an extraordinary odyssey into the heart of voice acting. Discover the art of crafting emotionally resonant characters, exploring depths beyond scripted lines. Dive into character psychology, hone your improvisation skills, and master the nuances of authentic character portrayal. Doug shares invaluable techniques honed through years of experience, offering participants a chance to redefine their approach to voice acting and performance.

 


 

Voices Unleashed: A Masterclass in Crafting Epic Characters with Andrea Toyias

Unleash your creative potential in this masterclass guided by Andrea Toyias, renowned for her expertise in crafting iconic characters in gaming universes. Explore the essence of character creation, delving into character psychology, and the subtleties that breathe life into gaming legends. Learn to channel emotions, embody diverse personas, and captivate audiences with characters that leave a lasting impact. Andrea’s insights and practical exercises promise a transformative experience in character development and storytelling.

 


 

Video Game Audition Workshop with Anna Zydzik and Michal Kaluzynski from PRL Studio

Immerse yourself in the art of mastering video game auditions guided by industry veterans Anna Zydzik and Michal Kaluzynski. Discover unconventional methods of personal branding, honing self-taping techniques, and understanding the intricate nuances of gaming projects. Gain insights into character portrayal, game research, and adaptability, shaping auditions that seamlessly align with the game’s essence. This workshop equips participants with the skills to stand out in auditions and make a lasting impression in the competitive gaming industry.

 

The VoiceOver Jam

One of the highlights of the event is getting involved in the highly anticipated VOICEOVER JAM competition. 

What is THE VOICEOVER JAM? It’s a fantastic opportunity for voiceover actors to participate in a ‘team’ driven competition to be presented in front of judges at GET YOUR GAME ON. 

“Loved putting together our #videogames trailer for #GameOnVONDLA2020 with @lozzahodgson & @UKVoiceTalent. I think we laughed more than we should for a competition.” – Katy Maw, Voiceover and Actress

 GET YOUR GAME ON is sponsored by our incredible partners Elements Demos.

Elements Demos

Elements Demos – Bringing all the elements together to give you demos you can be proud of!

Having the right voiceover demo is the most important marketing tool for a voice actor. It’s how you show our range, skill-set and talent so that you can get agents and book work.

If you are interested in finding out about working with Elements Demos check out the website

 

 

DETAILS:

Location: Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 | Hilton Hotel|  Hounslow | Middlesex | TW6 3AF

BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM HERE: https://eventsathilton.com/show/655dfd1738f28aa235be4f91

When: Friday, April 19th 2024

Time: 9am – 7pm

More details will be available soon.

 

*Split payment options available. Please email workshops@thevoiceovernetwork.org

Lineup subject to change. We reserve the right to substitute any of the speakers.

 

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Time

(Friday) 8:00 am - 7:00 pm(GMT+01:00) View in my time

Location

Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 | Hilton Hotel

Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW6 3AF

Ticket Info

Price: £315 (Non-Members) | £220.50 (Members) *Split payment options available. Please email workshops@thevoiceovernetwork.org Lineup subject to change. We reserve the right to substitute any of the speakers.

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Total Price $425.00