2017 PLG Grand Slam with League of Legends: Tournament Recap

January 4th, 2018

Taking place in Dubai at the PLG Studio, the PLG Grand Slam, presented by Legion and powered by Intel, hosted the top 4 teams from the PLG Pro Tour to take compete for the grand prize. Taking the first seed of the PLG Pro Tour, Nasr eSports from the UAE, has become the icon of the Middle East eSports. Representing KSA as the second seed coming out of the PLG Pro Tour, Team Hex of Saudi Arabia is also the third-place winner of the ESL Play Go4LoL EU West Cup. In the third seed coming out of the PLG Pro Tour, Team Free Elo is claimed to be one...

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2017 Fanta Masters Championship Finals: Tournament Recap

December 11th, 2017

After a whole season of EA Sports FIFA 18 tournaments, the 2017 Fanta Masters Championship Finals hosted 32 of the best EA Sports FIFA players from all across the region, including Gulf’s best from KSA, Kuwait, UAE, Bahrain, as well as the Levant with Jordan, for a two day grand final event hosted at the PLG Studio facility at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The stakes this year were even higher than the 2016 season, with double the prize pool and the inclusion of Fanta Masters as an wild card qualifier for the eCopa Coca-Cola Finals,...

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PLG Pro Tour with CS:GO: Tournament Recap

December 10th, 2017

Now that we are finished the PLG Pro Tour with CS:GO, here’s a highlight of the seeding tournament for the PLG Grand Slam which ended a few days ago. We have seen a great combination of all the teams that participated in the qualifiers including [KSA] ArchNemesis, [IRQ] AimersAlive – now renamed Valour eSports after their acquisition by the UAE eSports club – [JOR] Chosen5, [JOR] Evil Corporation, [UAE] Nasr eSports, [KWT] Team RvN, [KSA] Saudicom and finally [LEB] Team Spotnet. Running over the course of roughly two weeks,...

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PLG Pro Tour with DOTA 2: Tournament Recap

December 10th, 2017

Now that we are finished the PLG Pro Tour DOTA 2, here’s a highlight of the seeding tournament for the PLG Grand Slam which ended a few days ago. We have seen a great combination of all the teams that participated in the qualifiers including [JOR] East side ‘Vendetta, [JOR] Worms, [EGY] Bendover, [LEB] Team Lebanon, [ALG] Wasted Potential, [EGY] No TerrorBlade, [KSA] Smash, and [EGY] Matumba Boys. The PLG Pro Tour ran for more than a week, where each of the 8 teams that qualified from each of the two seasons of the PLG Nationals...

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PLG Nationals League of Legends Tournament Series – Last Call Qualifier: Tournament Recap

November 15th, 2017

This week, the Last Chance online qualifier ended, marking the final stage for the second season of our PLG Nationals League of Legends tournament Series. With over 32 teams from around the region competing, everyone had just one goal in mind, which is reaching the last remaining spots in the PLG Pro Tour with League of Legends, the second phase before reaching the ultimate challenge: PLG Grand Slam. Ending this week, the qualifier marked the return of Frost Guard Penguins, who finally got their chance to qualify for the PLG Pro Tour, after...

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PLG Nationals League of Legends Tournament Series Second Season: Tournament Recap

October 29th, 2017

In the past weeks, the second season of our PLG Nationals CS:GO Tournament Series ran with over 32 teams from around the region, all with one goal in mind: reaching the final four spots in the PLG Pro Tour with CS:GO, the second phase before reaching the ultimate challenge: PLG Grand Slam. In the past weeks, the second season of our PLG Nationals League of Legends Tournament Series ran with over 32 teams from around the region, all with one goal in mind: reaching the final four spots in the PLG Pro Tour with League of Legends, the second...

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PLG Nationals CS:GO Tournament Series Second Season: Tournament Recap

October 16th, 2017

In the past weeks, the second season of our PLG Nationals CS:GO Tournament Series ran with over 32 teams from around the region, all with one goal in mind: reaching the final four spots in the PLG Pro Tour with CS:GO, the second phase before reaching the ultimate challenge: PLG Grand Slam. The second season qualifier for the PLG Nationals CS:GO Tournament Series ended last week, with some surprises, including the loss of two UAE fan favorite FearTheReaper and Yalla eSports in the quarterfinals, but also the rise of ArchNemesis from KSA,...

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PLG Pro Tour with Overwatch: Tournament Recap

October 9th, 2017

In the past month, we saw the continuation of an epic journey for our 8 Overwatch teams that qualified from live and online qualifiers of the PLG Nationals Overwatch Tournament Series, with the second phase of our road to the PLG Grand Slam: the PLG Pro Tour with Overwatch.  These teams were fighting for a spot in the PLG Grand Slam to eventually compete for a a prize of 10,000 divided into $6,000 for the first place, $3,000 for second place and $1,000 for third place. We have seen many great talents that have reached these qualifiers through...

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Lenovo and Intel to headline PLG Nationals League of Legend tournament series second season

September 11th, 2017

Lenovo, the world’s leading PC manufacturer, today announced its role as an official PC and tournament partner for the PLG Arena at Games Arabia in Dubai (14-16 September) and Jeddah (28-30 September), as well as the second season of the PLG Nationals League of Legend tournament series, aimed at finding the best teams in the region to eventually continue in the PLG Pro Tour and PLG Grand Slam. As main PC and tournament partner, Lenovo will provide all live tournament competitors and commentators with top-of-the-line machines from its Legion...

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FIFA 17 Gaming Challenge: The Results

September 5th, 2017

It was yet another great summer season with the Dubai Summer Surprises FIFA 17 Gaming Challenge! With 70,000 Emirati Dirhams to be won we saw a great number of people that wanted to claim the prize as their own making their way from Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates to Dubai to compete and qualify for the Finals. It all began at Mall of Emirates were the first qualifier took place giving everyone a chance to enjoy shopping with the latest offers and play for a chance to win cash prizes. For every 300 dirhams spent at any of the...

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