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Why Google Stadia is a 'leap forward' for gaming, according to its boss

We don't buy DVDs any more and CDs are probably something your parents have on a shelf somewhere. It's also easier to buy video games online than physical copies now, through consoles or PC services like Steam. But what about the consoles - could those disappear too? Google certainly thinks so. The tech giant is launching gaming service Stadia on Tuesday, which allows gamers to jump into the latest titles with little more than a decent broadband connection and a Google Chrome browser. But Google doesn't think Stadia is that big of a leap forward. 'We're not the only ones thinking about this' "I don't think what we're doing is particularly revolutionary when you consider what's happened in the music,...

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Insomnia Dubai: Here's What to Expect at the Middle East's Biggest Gaming Festival

- Insomnia Dubai kicks off on Thursday, October 17 (doors open 2pm) and runs until Saturday, October 19 (doors open 11am) - A World Exclusive with 'FPS1' for every ticket holder to play - A superstar line-up of special guests awaits, including The Sidemen, Seapeekay, Jason Paige, Tommy Tallarico, and Fasoleyya - Insomnia Dubai will host the Middle East's biggest LAN party, with 14 Turn Up & Play Areas featuring gamers' favourite titles Insomnia Dubai, the biggest and most anticipated gaming festival in the Middle East, in partnership with Dubai-based events company, Global Event Management (GEM), is just days away! The all-out gaming spectacular will take place at Meydan Grandstand on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 17 to 19, with a jampacked line-up of gamers'...

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Mark Lloyd Of Dubai92 Catches Up With Organisers Of Insomnia, A Video Gaming Festival Heading to Dubai

Here we have James Magee, CEO of GEM Events (who are running the Insomnia Dubai Gaming Festival), as well as Head of Entertainment, Lucy Magee, speaking about all the amazing things happening at the gaming festival from 17-19 October at Meydan Grandstand on Dubai 92 with Mark Lloyd.  Take a listen to this podcast to learn all about what to expect at Dubai's biggest gaming festival!

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West End Worldwide to bring gaming to life at three-day Dubai festival

Official entertainment partner to light up Insomnia Dubai Gaming Festival! Stunt and stage performers will produce showstopping game re-enactments from Fortnite, Overwatch, Assassins Creed and PUBG at Insomnia Dubai, the Middle East’s biggest gaming festival next month. West End Worldwide has been appointed official entertainment partner for the three-day gaming event at Meydan Grandstand from October 17-19. The multi award-winning team of producers, technical designers and cast, who have produced over 50 West End productions, are set to light up the Insomnia main stage with an explosive array of daily performances. Entertainers will be descending on Dubai from all corners of the globe. The Skate Squad, a talented team of roller-skaters, ice-skaters, skateboarders and extreme stunt-bladers, will be flying in...

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