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E-sports Summer Fantasy @ The Arcade

E-sports Summer Fantasy @ The Arcade


Playing video or computer games are no longer solely for entertainment purposes, as e-Sports has evolved into a formidable industry. The new generation of e-Sports is taking over the world, and its “players” have long been battling it out in the virtual world. Since summer approaches, The Arcade is also actively developing e-Sports and strengthening its industry. From 28th July to 26th August, The Arcade will play host to “E-sports Summer Fantasy @ The Arcade”, where a series of activities including gaming exhibitions, a variety of video games and e-sports competitions, will all take place in The Arcade, ensuring gamers have the best ever experience! Furthermore, Hong Kong will host the CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championship (Hong Kong Stop) for the first time ever on 28th and 29th July (Saturday and Sunday). The Championship will coincide with an e-sports exhibition, where 7-time champion Jonas Neubauer will perform exhibition games with challengers from Hong Kong. The exhibition will also feature an evolvement of the game exclusively, allowing revelers to relive their childhoods and immerse in various classic Tetris experiences.

In addition, the e-sports football game Pro Evolution Soccer (PES2018), features as one of the e-sports game categories in the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Launch On 18th and 19th August, The Arcade will be the first announce a newly developed cross-platform version of PES. The latest version not only enhances the life-likeness and smoothness of the game interface, it’ll also well-rounded update the players’ information, even Hong Kong’s own super team Kitchee will debut as well! The members of Kitchee will show up in the game and compete with other players. They also show up at event and sharing their experience as a professional football player as well. Everyone can sign up to compete in the PES esports games and strive to become the king of football. Furthermore, shooting game lovers don’t miss the DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone. DrillsVR breaks the boundaries of traditional keyboard gaming by turning virtual into reality. Players need only to wear the VR headset and the joystick to morph into one of the game’s characters, and experience a life-like shooting event. Training up the speed and reaction as well as challenge the human body’s senses by immersing in the game! Let The Arcade take you on a scintillating journey in the new e-sports era.

Hong Kong hosts its first ever CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championship

The Classic Tetris® World Championships (CTWC) has successfully hosted eight world championships in the United States since 2010. The competition held every year at the Portland Vintage Games Expo. Thousands of loyal fans have travelled far and wide to be part of the event, and spare seats are simply hard to come by. In 2014, the battlefield of the Classic Tetris® World Championship (Europe) has even reached the shores of Denmark. Meanwhile, the CTWC can be found all over the United States today, and the winners have the opportunity to fly to Portland to challenge representatives from different countries around world.

The first CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championships (Hong Kong Stop) will soon be officially launched, providing a valuable opportunity for the Classic Tetris masters to show off their skills overseas! Hong Kong is the first stop of the Southeast Asia 2018 World Tour, and the championship will officially launch in The Arcade on the 28th and 29th July (Saturday and Sunday)! The organizers have especially invited the 7-times World Champion Jonas Neubauer to compete in an exhibition match with the challengers from Hong Kong. In addition, there will be an exclusive exhibition on the history of Puzzle game, as well as the chance to play classic puzzle video games for free. Jonas Neubauer, a 7-times world champion of CTWC Classic Tetris World Championship, has broken two world records in a row, including the fastest elimination of 100 lines, and the fastest time to acquire 300,000 points. Interested to find out if this year's Hong Kong players can break the record and stand out? Come along and vie for glory at the Hong Kong championship.

Experience a new level of football gaming with the latest version of PES

Being One of the e-sport game categories of the Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, the video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment will announce the new title of Pro Evolution Soccer, will hold a press conference in The Arcade on 17th August (Friday) to introduce the latest version of the football game PES. A two-day trial activity will be conducted during the following weekend (18th August to 19th August) after the conference, allowing players experience first-hand exciting changes. The venue will also feature nostalgic football game exhibitions, free trial zones and small competitions. Participants will have the opportunity to compete with star guests and win special prizes. The exhibition of video games product allows football game fans can relive various stages of classic football games. 

Challenge your visual senses with "DrillsVR" shooting game

The first Hong Kong organized IPSC Airsoft Shooting World Championships has recently come to an end. If you were yearning for more, why not head to The Arcade and immerse in "DrillsVR” shooting experience? DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone uses smart technology to create a realistic shooting experience for players. Players can immediately turn into game characters by putting on the headset and joystick to move and shoot. From 9mm pistols to 7.62 rifles, the size, characteristics and components of the various guns in the game are the same as the real-life counterparts; you simply can’t tell the difference! The game has different levels, where players can exercise their speed and reaction while challenging the sense of vision and touch! If you dream of becoming a sharpshooter, then the DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone is your trusty companion undoubtedly.

Playing video or computer games are no longer solely for entertainment purposes, as e-Sports has evolved into a formidable industry. The new generation of e-Sports is taking over the world, and its “players” have long been battling it out in the virtual world. Since summer approaches, The Arcade is also actively developing e-Sports and strengthening its industry. From 28th July to 26th August, The Arcade will play host to “E-sports Summer Fantasy @ The Arcade”, where a series of activities including gaming exhibitions, a variety of video games and e-sports competitions, will all take place in The Arcade, ensuring gamers have the best ever experience! Furthermore, Hong Kong will host the CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championship (Hong Kong Stop) for the first time ever on 28th and 29th July (Saturday and Sunday). The Championship will coincide with an e-sports exhibition, where 7-time champion Jonas Neubauer will perform exhibition games with challengers from Hong Kong. The exhibition will also feature an evolvement of the game exclusively, allowing revelers to relive their childhoods and immerse in various classic Tetris experiences.  

In addition, the e-sports football game Pro Evolution Soccer (PES2018), features as one of the e-sports game categories in the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Launch On 18th and 19th August, The Arcade will be the first announce a newly developed cross-platform version of PES. The latest version not only enhances the life-likeness and smoothness of the game interface, it’ll also well-rounded update the players’ information, even Hong Kong’s own super team Kitchee will debut as well! The members of Kitchee will show up in the game and compete with other players. They also show up at event and sharing their experience as a professional football player as well. Everyone can sign up to compete in the PES esports games and strive to become the king of football. Furthermore, shooting game lovers don’t miss the DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone. DrillsVR breaks the boundaries of traditional keyboard gaming by turning virtual into reality. Players need only to wear the VR headset and the joystick to morph into one of the game’s characters, and experience a life-like shooting event. Training up the speed and reaction as well as challenge the human body’s senses by immersing in the game! Let The Arcade take you on a scintillating journey in the new e-sports era.

Hong Kong hosts its first ever CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championship

The Classic Tetris® World Championships (CTWC) has successfully hosted eight world championships in the United States since 2010. The competition held every year at the Portland Vintage Games Expo. Thousands of loyal fans have travelled far and wide to be part of the event, and spare seats are simply hard to come by. In 2014, the battlefield of the Classic Tetris® World Championship (Europe) has even reached the shores of Denmark. Meanwhile, the CTWC can be found all over the United States today, and the winners have the opportunity to fly to Portland to challenge representatives from different countries around world.

The first CTWC Classic Tetris® World Championships (Hong Kong Stop) will soon be officially launched, providing a valuable opportunity for the Classic Tetris masters to show off their skills overseas! Hong Kong is the first stop of the Southeast Asia 2018 World Tour, and the championship will officially launch in The Arcade on the 28th and 29th July (Saturday and Sunday)! The organizers have especially invited the 7-times World Champion Jonas Neubauer to compete in an exhibition match with the challengers from Hong Kong. In addition, there will be an exclusive exhibition on the history of Puzzle game, as well as the chance to play classic puzzle video games for free. Jonas Neubauer, a 7-times world champion of CTWC Classic Tetris World Championship, has broken two world records in a row, including the fastest elimination of 100 lines, and the fastest time to acquire 300,000 points. Interested to find out if this year's Hong Kong players can break the record and stand out? Come along and vie for glory at the Hong Kong championship.

Experience a new level of football gaming with the latest version of PES

Being One of the e-sport game categories of the Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, the video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment will announce the new title of Pro Evolution Soccer, will hold a press conference in The Arcade on 17th August (Friday) to introduce the latest version of the football game PES. A two-day trial activity will be conducted during the following weekend (18th August to 19th August) after the conference, allowing players experience first-hand exciting changes. The venue will also feature nostalgic football game exhibitions, free trial zones and small competitions. Participants will have the opportunity to compete with star guests and win special prizes. The exhibition of video games product allows football game fans can relive various stages of classic football games.

Challenge your visual senses with "DrillsVR" shooting game

The first Hong Kong organized IPSC Airsoft Shooting World Championships has recently come to an end. If you were yearning for more, why not head to The Arcade and immerse in "DrillsVR” shooting experience? DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone uses smart technology to create a realistic shooting experience for players. Players can immediately turn into game characters by putting on the headset and joystick to move and shoot. From 9mm pistols to 7.62 rifles, the size, characteristics and components of the various guns in the game are the same as the real-life counterparts; you simply can’t tell the difference! The game has different levels, where players can exercise their speed and reaction while challenging the sense of vision and touch! If you dream of becoming a sharpshooter, then the DrillsVR Virtual Reality Experience Zone is your trusty companion undoubtedly.

 

Image Credit: The Arcade, Cyberport


When

Mon–Sun 12:00–21:00.


Age

0+


Price

Free


Links


Address

Hong Kong