HP and Power League Gaming host showcase at Comic Con
Gaming competition, master classes and product showcases at Middle East Comic Con
HP Inc and Power League Gaming are hosting a gaming extravaganza as part of this weekend's Middle East Film & Comic Con.
HP and the eSports operator are present the PLG Arena 5, which will include a gaming competition, masterclasses, exhibition games and a showcase of the HP Omen gaming PCs. Comic Con runs from 5-7th April.
During Comic Con, the ever-popular PC game Overwatch will be the main highlight at the PLG Arena 5. Participating gamers will have the chance to play in a series of ‘Kings of the Hill' challenges, which is a 6 vs 6 team battle to determine the best Overwatch team of the day and win exciting prizes. The matches will be broadcast live daily for spectators in the arena.
HP is the global technology partner of the Overwatch League and the Overwatch World Cup, which kicked off its first edition last year and fueled competition among the best eSports athletes in the world.
PLG Arena 5 will also host a gaming master classes from professional players including Sayed ‘Tekken Master' Hashem who will share tips for Injustice 2, while the Nasr eSports team will host coaching sessions for Counter Strike: Global Offensive and exhibition matches.
"The local gaming community has grown immensely and cultivated a culture that is always hungry to compete and perform well in the games that they play," said George Rouppas, Head of Computing Category, HP Middle East "At Comic Con, we are excited to have the opportunity to bring gamers together and showcase our latest HP OMEN portfolio, which are designed to deliver performance, optimize the gaming experience and enhance gameplay for the dedicated gamer."
The PLG Arena 5 powered by OMEN by HP at MEFCC 2018 is divided into display and demo zones, where visitors can play the latest gaming titles on OMEN units. Completing the OMEN lineup at the booth is the OMEN Desktop Tower, OMEN 17, OMEN 15 and OMEN X laptops, OMEN gaming monitors and the latest selection of OMEN gaming accessories.