Games Con Abu Dhabi: Top Things to Check Out
October 23, 2019

The ultimate gaming festival opens tomorrow!

Back in its third year, The Middle East Games Con returns in Abu Dhabi where you will get to check out the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. This includes early previews of upcoming games along with tournaments and even purchase various gaming merchandise.

Here are some of the things you can expect when you visit Games Con Abu Dhabi this weekend:

Meet your favorite gaming stars – The Game Theorists, Azzyland and Kwebbelkop will be on the show floor to meet and greet fans during the con.

Preview upcoming games – Come in early and get the chance to play early previews of upcoming games like Cyberpunk 2077, Watch Dogs: Legion, Doom Eternal, Roller Champions and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

VR – There will be 9 VR experiences available at the Robocom stand. This includes a demo of Transformers VR where you will get to play Optimus Prime.

Cosplay – It won’t be a con without cosplay, so the organizers are encouraging visitors to come in their best cosplay attire. There will even be a competition that will award the best cosplayers during the con.

PC Gaming – If you’re a PC fan, get a chance to play the latest games like Borderlands 3 on the latest PC hardware and get to experience an upscale gaming experience.

Live Tournaments – Put your gaming skills to the test and stand a chance to win cash prizes. Games Con will have various competitions for players of Fortnite, FIFA 20 and Tekken 7.

Go Retro – There will also be a section dedicated to old retro games so if you’re feeling nostalgic, go and have a play at the Retro Arcade.

The Middle East Games Con will open tomorrow, October 24-26 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center.

by Victor Philip Ortiz
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff. Passionate for all things tech - you’ll normally find him tinkering with the latest gadgets and computer peripherals. He is an avid collector of Blu-ray discs and occasionally plays on his Xbox.
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