Middle East Games Con is on this October
Event goes 100 per cent digital with three-day exclusive free broadcast
Arguably best-suited to go digital, the incredibly popular Middle East Games Con has announced the fourth edition of its annual gaming festival will be a 100 per cent online, free to those who register, event.
The video game convention will broadcast its live multi-camera feed to your laptops, mobiles, tablets, connected TVs and other devices from October 29 - 31. Organisers haven't yet revealed the details of what's to come but Finlay Parr, Event Manager said: "Our focus for this year and new for 2020 is the first-ever official Middle East Games Con Esports tournament and the gaming awards."
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We've gone digital for 2020! This year our annual gaming festival will be free for all and we'll be live streaming straight to your homes. Watch Esports, special guests, exclusive reveals, gaming awards and more online from 29 - 31st October. Stay tuned for more updates! ?? #GamesConME #esports #gaming #stream #youtubers
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"We will be broadcasting the event live to our fans, wherever they may be," said Kiera Doherty, Pop Culture Portfolio Director at Informa Connect added. "Middle East Games Con Digital will allow us all to come together to celebrate gaming, in a safe and healthy environment."
Middle East Games Con is renowned for its celebrity guest appearances which in the past have included MatPat, Ali-A, and Miniminter and its stellar line-up of gaming titles and tournaments including Fortnite, PUBG, Call of Duty, Tekken, FIFA, League of Legends and many more.
"We're looking forward to sharing more details with our fans over the coming weeks, but if you want to be the first to know what's going on, keep an eye on our social channels for updates," Parr said. "Until then, continue gaming and make sure you stay home, stay safe and get ready to game with us at Middle East Games Con Digital."