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Middle East Games Con Returns to Abu Dhabi

The popular event will host some of the world's biggest gaming brands from October 24 - 26

Posted on

6 July 2019

Last updated on 9 September 2019
by Rebecca Roberts

Level up! The popular Middle East Games Con is returning to Abu Dhabi for its third year this October...

Attention gamers... The MENA region's biggest gaming festival is returning to the Capital for its third edition this year, and fans can expect to see official global gaming brands taking part.

Returning to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Middle East Games Con will provide ticket holders access to triple AAA unreleased games, first-to-play games for the MENA region, and the chance to grab exclusive merchandise and anime.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to join-in official e-sports tournaments, visit the indie-developer and knowledge zone, partake in cosplay competitions and much, more!

For you first-timers out there, Middle East Games Con is the ultimate annual event for the gaming community in the region.

It's a weekend celebration of gaming, and for 2019, the festival will be hosting top international influencers, YouTube gaming stars, and voice artists from the gaming world who will be taking over the live stage to meet fans.

What's new for 2019?

This year's show will see the launch of brand-new gaming products for the GCC market! Fans will get to see these gaming products and get their hands on them for the very first time.

2019 is set to be Middle East Games Con’s biggest edition yet, expecting to attract 20,000 gaming fans.

Event Manager, Finlay Parr, remains tight-lipped on exactly what to expect this October, so expect a lot more announcements to come.

"Each year we want to make the festival bigger and better than the year before for our fans, and this October we have some of the gaming world’s mega-brands joining us.

"I can’t say too much yet, but there will be incredible official unreleased content that I can’t wait for our gaming fans to see."

Buy tickets for Middle East Games Con

Tickets are on sale at Virgin Megastores, 7 Eleven and UAE Exchange outlets across the UAE, as well as online through Platinumlist or Virgin Tickets. To find out more, visit www.me-gamescon.com

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Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)