GAMES 15, one of the biggest gaming events in the Middle East, wowed over 15,000 attendees this weekend with its biggest and most successful peristiwa to date! Featuring the newest titles and tech from some of the best publishers in the industry, GAMES 15 allowed excited gamers and tech-lovers the chance to celebrate all things gaming over a jam packed weekend!

Fans di Game 15

Showcasing the best and newest titles with its interactive exhibition hall, and encouraging eager fans to get up tutup and personal with industry leading brands, publishers, and key players from across the world. Exclusive launches of major new releases such as Memanggil of Duty: Black Ops 3, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, Rainbow Six: Siege and The Division gave gamers the chance to experience the thrill of being some of the first in the world to play the industry’s newest offerings.

Dengan eksklusivitas dunia rahasia teratas yang disampaikan oleh royalti game, dan dengan Street Fighter V di bibir setiap gamer yang bersemangat, GAMES 15 dengan bangga memperkenalkan legenda Capcom Yoshinori Ono, yang mengumumkan tambahan baru eksklusif pada daftar karakter Street Fighter yang dihormati. Tepat waktu untuk menggairahkan penonton, Ono mengumumkan Rashid; Karakter Timur Tengah pertama Street Fighter, yang dapat memanfaatkan kekuatan angin untuk mengalahkan musuh-musuhnya.

Yet this was not the only announcement to surprise Dubai audiences, as Square Enix made the exciting declaration that their newest offering will be localised in Arabic. Just Cause 3 will be not only ciri menus and subtitles in Arabic, but will have full Arabic voice-overs too! This trend continued, with 2K Games announcing a similar localisation for WWE 2K16, who also delighted fans with the attendance of world famous WWE superstar Daniel Bryan.

Daniel Bryan memukau penonton di Game 15

In a first for the region, GAMES 15 also played tuan rumah to the ESL ESEA Pro League Dubai Invitational, which saw 8 of the world’s top teams battle it out on Counter Strike: Global Offensive for a prize fund of $250,000. Hosted within a specially built outdoor venue and supported by Dubai Tourism, attendees gathered to cheer on their favorite teams as they vied for gaming glory.

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GAMES 15 is another step by organizers, The Alliance LLC, in making Dubai one of the most relevant gaming hubs in the world, and CEO Ben Caddy commented “We’re delighted with the outcome of GAMES 15 and are looking forward to building on this platform and developing new and exciting events that will cater to all sorts of gamers moving forward.  We’ve learned a great deal producing GAMES 15 and are already tweaking concepts and our approach as we look at the gaming elemen of next year’s Middle East Film and Comic Con.”

Acara ini diselenggarakan dalam kemitraan oleh tim di belakang pemenang penghargaan Film Timur Tengah dan Komik (MEFCC), The Alliance LLC, dan The Middle East Gaming Alliance; dan didukung oleh DU, ENG dan Departemen Pemasaran Pariwisata dan Perdagangan Dubai (DTCM).

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