Train2game News Insomnia 57 eSports


Multiplay, organiser of the UK’s largest gaming festival, Insomnia, and a subsidiary of GAME Digital plc (“GAME Digital”), the UK’s leading video gaming specialist, will be hosting a number of popular eSports tournaments at Insomnia57 from 25-27 March.

Returning to Insomnia, the Halo 5 tournament sponsored by Plantronics, will sport a £3,000 prize pool. Teams of four will be able to compete for a share of the prize on both the Saturday and Sunday of Insomnia57, in which day visitors gain access to the Tournament Zone area for the very first time to watch live matches. For more information and to enter please visit the official site.

There will also be plenty of other tournaments for BYOC Ticket holders to try their luck in, such as Football Manager, SMITE, Heroes of the Storm, and StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void, as well as many more. For a full list of tournaments taking place, please visit the Insomnia57 Tournament page.

The Hearthstone Insomnia Truesilver Championship sponsored by GAME and Ballistix returns to the NEC with a completely revamped format as 200 players battle it out for a share of a $30,000 prize pool. For further details please visit the official Insomnia Gaming Festival website.

“After the success of our first major Hearthstone tournament at Insomnia56, we are delighted to once again be hosting the Hearthstone Insomnia Truesilver Championship. With up to 200 players competing for the $30,000 prize pool, we expect to see some competitive and compelling games.” said Craig Fletcher, Founder and CEO of Multiplay. “We’ve also added to the eSports experience at Insomnia57 by providing day visitors access to the area surrounding the Tournament Zone in the Exhibition Hall. We wanted to add more to the atmosphere, as onlookers get a closer look to watch players battle it out to be crowned champion.”

To ensure that you don’t miss out on the Insomnia experience, make sure you purchase your tickets to Insomnia57, which will give you access to the action packed Exhibition Hall, as well as Live interactive stage shows, Cosplay, Tabletop games, Retro zones and much more. Tickets are available to purchase from your local GAME store or online: