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Infinity Ward will turn on the minimap in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta today

Infinity Ward will turn on the minimap in the ongoing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta today as players continue to debate its absence from the game. The lack of a minimap has been perhaps the most contentious design decision Infinity Ward has made with its Modern Warfare soft reboot. Critics say its omission encourages camping, while its supporters say it promotes tactical play. Currently, you can trigger a minimap via the Personal Radar Killstreak (three kills). This summons an escort drone that enables the radar for the owner and pings nearby enemies. The UAV Killstreak (four kills) summons a UAV recon ship that enables a minimap for all allies and reveals enemy locations. But there's no minimap by default. In...

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YouTube superstars The Sidemen are coming to Dubai’s Insomnia Gaming Festival

Already looking forward to Dubai’s ultimate gaming festival this October? Well now there’s even more reason to get excited, as Insomnia Dubai has just revealed some big names coming to town. YouTube superstars The Sidemen have been revealed as the mystery celebrities coming to the Insomnia Gaming Festival, along with world-famous Minecraft player Seapeekaywho. Better yet, there’s even a chance to play games. Confirmed for all three days of the gaming fest (Thursday October 17 to Saturday 19), The Sidemen will be taking part in meet and greets, 1v1 video games, main stage appearances, after-party attendance, giving out prizes, and of course, posing for selfies with fans. The team of gamers and content creators have more than 5.9 million YouTube followers. Known for their funny...

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The Best Gaming PC 2019: 10 Of The Top Gaming Desktops You Can Buy

These are the best gaming PCs for 2019 Whatever games occupy your wishlist, investing in the best gaming PC you can afford is crucial. Getting one of the best gaming PCs as your main machine not only helps take your gaming experience to a new level, but also gives you many years of use. It might even win you a multiplayer games or two. With exciting new titles out there and on the way, like Doom Eternal and the Outer Worlds, it’s even more critical than ever to get one of the best gaming PCs that are equipped with the latest and greatest components. Now that Nvidia’s Super RTX graphic cards as well as AMD’s Navi cards and Ryzen 3rd generation chips are making their presence and power known...

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A University In Dubai Is Offering A Degree In Gaming

Gaming is shaping up to become quite a career opportunity and a Dubai-based university is waking up to the phenomenon by introducing a fully-fledged Bachelor’s degree program. Degree in gaming, no way! If you’re anything like us, growing up owning every PlayStation console and hanging out at gaming cafés on weekends, this course by the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) could be for you. UOWD rolled out a new Bachelor’s program of computer science in multimedia and game development.  They’re offering courses like animation, visual communications, mobile applications and graphic design. It’s a four-year-long course. Exploding world of gaming It’s safe to say the industry is booming, especially after the Fortnite World Cup recently. A 16-year-old lad won a...

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An enormous gaming festival is coming to Dubai with a Dhs500,000 prize pot

Register for "Road To INSOMNIA" to compete during the massive three-day gaming extravaganza Gamers of Dubai, it’s time to test your mettle and put all those hours of playing Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six, Apex Legends and CS:GO to work. Why? Because a big pay-out is up for grabs.The hugely anticipated Insomnia Gaming Festival is coming to Dubai, and if you’re already planning on going, you can get your early-bird tickets from Dhs75 on Virgin Megastore and Platinumlist right now.As for you more competitive types, now’s your chance to get in on the action of the the festival in "Road To INSOMNIA".The online event is a series of online tournaments where teams and single-players can register for a chance to qualify and battle it out in the ‘INSOMNIA...

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