In 2022 The EMG Esport Festival held its first-ever esport gaming festival which received over 8000 attendees. This year they are heading to Abu Dhabi with another weekend of gaming and community. From the 8th to the 10th of December the ADNEC Marina Hall will be filled with gaming zones, cosplay activities, competitions, VR, Sim Racing, artists and more! Tickets go on sale on October 20 but you can sign up to the waitlist now to receive exclusive notifications about the presale.
The EMG Esport Festival 2023 is the perfect event for gaming enthusiasts who want to celebrate gaming culture and experience the latest and greatest in entertainment technology. The festival offers a packed programme of tournaments, where you can watch professional gamers from around the world in action. See your icons battle it out in real-time in games like Valorant, PUBG Mobile, Fortnite, Rocket League, and Football, and watch as the world’s top teams compete for the ultimate cash prize.
Of course, the professionals won’t be having all the fun, there will be more than 100 PCs and Consoles in free-to-play areas loaded with all the best games to participate in casual tournaments. By competing, you have the chance to win one of the 400 daily prizes and potentially earn a spot on the main stage for the ultimate gaming experience. You could even have the opportunity to play against some of your favourite gaming influencers!
Cosplay fans will also be excited to hear that there will be cosplay competitions running, and all characters and creatures are welcome! Expect some of your favourite cosplayers to appear as famous characters in anime and gaming. The final day will include a professional cosplay competition, as well as meet and greets with anime stars.
Visitors will also have access to a range of food and beverage options, as well as multiple partners, publishers, and exhibitors on the festival grounds. Between watching professional gaming teams battling against each other, marvelling at cosplayers in action, and learning about the newest trends in gaming – you won’t have a moment to spare!
The EMG Esport Festival is a great place to be able to connect with other gamers who share the same interest as you, and the festival focuses on building a thriving community for gamers that is inclusive, safe, healthy and sustainable. Make sure to sign up for the waitlist to get exclusive access to sales when they go live!