Live Gaming returns with Dubai EStars including Fortnite, FIFA and Rocket League competitions

Happy days, gamers, as live gaming returns to Dubai in 2021 with Dubai EStars, a two-week gaming event for the community.

Dubai EStars is the first live gaming event to hit the UAE following the pandemic and runs from March 26 until April 10 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. 

Games include FIFA 21 and Rocket League plus a dedicated Fortnite competition where player can “Play like a Pro” and much more.

The Main Gaming area will include 200 XBox and Playstation consoles plus live commentary from the Estars Casters. And the Hang Out arena will include dance competitions, cosplay characters and Fifa 21 and Rocket League.

Big prizes

As well as playing to get your name on the daily leaderboard, there are some seriously cool prizes. The main winner will walk away with a Gold Plated PS5, while second place will be a limited-edition Nintendo Switch and third place a VIP Hotel experience. Alongside that, there will be dozens of daily prizes including Turtle Beach Headsets, Xbox and PS5, hotel giveaways as well as lots of swag to the best players, the best dancers and those that entertain us!

Any and all entrants are welcome, but all players must be over 12 years old.

Covid-19 protocols 

Rest assured that Dubai EStars will follow all UAE Covid-19 protocols and also feature twice-daily cleaning and sanitisation breaks. Gamers must wear masks at all times, follow the one-way signs and observe the 4m social distancing guidelines.


 General tickets will be on sale via from February 22. Tickets are priced at AED250 and AED350 for VIP. 

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