Esports Wales Launches First Local Event at GB Games in Rhyl

Posted by Esports Wales May 24, 2024 in COMMUNITYNEWS

Esports Wales is proud to announce the launch of our very first Esports Wales Local event at GB Games in Rhyl. This milestone event marks a significant step in expanding the esports community across Wales, bringing together gamers from all backgrounds for a day of competitive fun and camaraderie.

Gareth from GB Games said “Can’t thank Esports wales enough for all there help in building a community zone here in North Wales! And for partnering with GB Games to create a safe Gaming enviroment” 

The space has been supported by the Rhyl Flats Wind Farm Fund, whose support has been instrumental in making this launch possible. The fund’s investment in the local community highlights the positive impact of renewable energy initiatives beyond their environmental benefits, fostering community engagement and development.

John Jackson, one of the key figures behind Esports Wales, expressed his gratitude and excitement for the event, saying, “Gareth from GB Games has been a massive help in putting this together and a great person to help develop the scene in North Wales. I am super excited to see how we can develop this store and replicate this success across the whole of Wales.”

What to Expect at the Events

The Esports Wales Local event promises to be a great location for gamers of all skill levels. Here’s a glimpse of what attendees can look forward to:

  • Exciting Tournaments: Compete in various popular games and showcase your skills.
  • Amazing Prizes: Win fantastic prizes and bragging rights.
  • Community Building: Meet and engage with fellow gamers, fostering a strong local esports community.
  • Food and Drink: Enjoy delicious refreshments while you play.
  • Watch Parties: Gather to watch the local Welsh Esports League or your favorite esports team in a major tournament.

Building the Future of Esports in Wales

This local is more than just a day of gaming; it’s a stepping stone toward a thriving esports ecosystem in North Wales and beyond. With the support of local businesses like GB Games and the backing of community funds, Esports Wales aims to create a sustainable and exciting environment for gamers across the nation.

Stay tuned for more details on registration and event specifics. We can’t wait to see you at GB Games in Rhyl for some epic games and unforgettable memories. Let’s make history together and pave the way for the future of esports in Wales!