- Cost: GBP 20 - GBP 85
The UK’s leading video gaming specialist, is welcoming all gamers to the very first in a series of Insomnia Gaming Scotland events, with tickets available now to purchase.
Insomnia Gaming Scotland includes activities and entertainment that make Insomnia unique and popular with tens of thousands of gamers attending annually. Areas included are the Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) LAN Hall; open for 72 hours with a fun and sociable environment for gamers to play multiplayer games with and against each other. The Exhibition Hall contains a variety of feature zones and games for all ages. These include a Minecraft Zone, the Indie Zone which provides the opportunity to try new and upcoming independently developed games, whilst the Retro Zone will take gamers down memory lane with 8-bit and classic console games.
Furthermore, the Retail Zone will consist of popular gaming merchandise as well as some cool swag on sale, the Auditorium and Expo Stage hosts Special Guests such as The Yogscast and Gizzy Gazza playing the latest games as well as Panel Talks and QandA sessions.
Insomnia’s investment in eSports continues with Insomnia Gaming Scotland, reaching out to grass roots through to elite level. Insomnia Gaming Scotland provides the opportunity for Scottish players to enter and compete in tournaments for the first time in Scotland, consisting of prize pools, and fun mini tournaments.
With various types of competitions from the most popular eSports titles taking place, visitors will have the chance to get their hands on a portion of the prize pool, which will be declared in the near future. From PC BYOC Main tournaments; 5v5 team matches in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends, to the BYOC community getting involved in one-on-one matches of StarCraft II and Hearthstone, as well as team matches in Rocket League (3v3) and DOTA 2 (5v5). Daily tournaments will take place in the Exhibition Hall from the Saturday to the Monday with popular sport and fig
Saturday – Day Visitor Ticket: GBP 20
Sunday – Day Visitor Ticket: GBP 20
Monday – Day Visitor Ticket: GBP 20
BYOC (Friday – Monday): GBP 85