Good news to all the gamers out there! UK’s premier gaming industry event, the Insomnia Gaming Festival is on its way to Saudi Arabia as part of the Riyadh Season.
The four-day event will begin today and until the 30th of November, it is expected to attract a huge number of Saudi gamers who are looking to show off their gaming talents for valuable prizes.
The Kingdom is seen as one the fastest-growing country in the gaming scene, and also has the highest global use of smartphones. “The Middle East markets are in high demand for this type of content,” said Martyn Gibbs, CEO of GAME Digital plc.
“We are also delighted to offer a unique event in the Kingdom, especially designed for and by players,” he said, adding that “today’s electronic games are considered as a global form of entertainment, and it is good to be able to find and meet others who share our passion for online games at the Insomnia Festival.” He added.
The gaming festival will include e-games contests and championships and cosplay competitions. Participants will get to compete in top e-gaming contests, including Fortnite, PUBG, Overwatch and FIFA 20, among others.
Ticket prices start at SR85, and you can purchase them now through this link.
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In five days, an international motor show, will take place in Jeddah. The Jeddah superdome, 6th December and until 10th of December, will be one of the biggest international motor shows. The exhibition is sponsored by the ministry of transport and logistics and organized by the Salah company. The Jeddah Superdome, has set a world Record for being the largest freestanding dome in the world, in contrast to the Tokyo Dome which formerly held the title, with 206 meters. Located on the Madinah Road, West of King Abdallah sport City, the Jeddah Superdome has an internal area of 24,000 square meters, and a height of 46 meters, with a diameter of 210 meters, a parking space that accommodates 5200 viceless. The exhibition includes many experiences such as drifting, with professional drivers, on dedicated racks, go karting, off road experience with SUVs with professional drivers in a dedicated circuit, and an opportunity to drive the car of your dreams. In addition to restaurants, cafes that suit all of your tastes. The exhibition includes many important car agencies and exclusive launches of many vintage and antique cars presented for the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in addition to an auction of rare classic cars, with more than 35 luxury and rare cars on display. The auction was held by the Silverstone auctioneers, the biggest UK classic car auction house. The event is the biggest in its name, and the car industry, featuring the oldest cars, but unfortunately nothing was sold.
Beaches of the Kingdom Are About to Get Cleaner with This New Campaign
Beaches of the Kingdom are about to get cleaner with the ‘Let’s Make Them Cleaner’ initiative, which was launched on Friday by the Saudi Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development.
Professional divers are taking part of the campaign as volunteers who are ready to clean the beaches and seabeds of Saudi Arabia, in order to save the marine environment from pollution.
The initiative is one of the events launched for Saudi and International Volunteer Day, which is celebrated every year on the 5th of December.
Entitles ‘Ataa Watan,’ the event covers several programs and activities across Saudi Arabia, they were held in partnership with government bodies and NGOs.
So far, the ministry launched five initiatives throughout this year, as part of the Voluntary Work Platform it launched on March 31, 2020.