GamerFest, Eire’s largest gaming and esports competition, is returning to the RDS, Dublin this October 22nd & 23rd. The epic weekend celebration of gaming leisure will embody the newest video games, VR gaming, esports and gaming challenges, a bunch of particular visitors together with prime Twitch and YouTube creators, and a wide range of stay stage content material.
Organisers have additionally introduced an thrilling new partnership with Lucozade, the 2022 Title Sponsor of GamerFest, who can be exhibiting up large on the occasion and supporting a variety of gaming activations throughout the whole weekend.
Since its institution in 2017 GamerFest has established itself as a various, community-led gaming occasion for everybody with a ardour for gaming, whether or not that be informal gaming with associates or those that interact in aggressive esports tournaments, recreation growth and design or content material creation.
During the last variety of years GamerFest has turn into a hub for content material creator expertise in Eire, with a bunch of YouTube and Twitch particular visitors set to attend October’s occasion. Content material creators confirmed up to now embody Antitinkerbell, Jamie Jay Automobile, The Gara Present, Audrey and occasion hosts All Solid Irish Players with extra particular visitor bulletins coming quickly.
Followers of esports will witness a packed line-up of aggressive motion on the GamerFest Primary Stage together with an Official Partnership with Ubisoft and the launch of the GamerFest Rainbow Six Siege Eire Open. This event gives an unbelievable alternative for Irish groups to qualify for the UK Eire Nationals (UKIN) and in the end earn an expert spot within the Rainbow Six Northern Premier League.
Organisers have additionally confirmed a ground-breaking partnership with Legion Collegiate Esports, Eire’s devoted esports sequence for third-level college students in Eire, which can see among the finest scholar esports expertise within the nation go face to face throughout a variety of titles together with Rocket League, Apex Legends and FIFA.
Guests to the occasion can have the chance to get palms on with HADO, the very newest in Augmented Actuality (AR) gaming, the place gamers do battle with digital vitality balls and shields on an actual life court docket. HADO can even launch the primary ever Irish HADO Championship at GamerFest which can see the profitable workforce characterize Eire on the upcoming HADO European Championships in France.
The big selection of gaming leisure on supply at GamerFest contains:
- The newest titles, VR gaming and expertise
- A showcase of the very best in Irish gaming content material creator expertise with a brand new ‘Creator Zone’ providing guests the prospect to fulfill their favorite Twitch and YouTube creators
- An expo corridor and market place to get the newest gaming gear and equipment
- A bunch of esports tournaments that includes on the GamerFest Primary Stage
- A variety of particular visitor appearances and Meet + Greet alternatives
GamerFest CEO Stuart Dempsey says:
“Like our guests, the workforce behind GamerFest are avid gamers. Ever since our first occasion 5 years in the past, we’ve stored an absolute concentrate on one factor – the gaming group. Group guides us in all the pieces we do, guaranteeing we have now the very best video games, content material, particular visitors and leisure potential in any respect our occasions.”
“Identical to each different stay occasion, it’s been extremely robust not seeing our group since 2020 all through the Covid pandemic. So, we’re extremely excited to see the anticipation for the return of GamerFest this yr. Will probably be great to see folks bodily come collectively and rejoice all issues gaming, bringing to life all of the unbelievable friendships and relationships which have developed on-line during the last variety of years.”