Astana Atrium Games 2018 – city event, where they closely intertwine two ultra-modern computer flow – e-sports and geek culture
Astana Atrium Games – городское мероприятие, где тесно переплетутся два суперсовременных компьютерных течения – киберспорт и гик-культура. 29 сентября 2018 года с 11:00 до 17:00 в Назарбаев Университете при поддержке акимата г. Астаны будет организовано самое крупное мероприятие осени в столице – киберспортивный турнир.
September 29, 2018 from 11: 00 to 17: 00 at Nazarbayev University with the support of Astana akimat will be organized the largest event of autumn in the capital – eSports tournament. Although the event is intended for young people, the organizers are confident that the unique atmosphere of the event will attract both children and their parents.
It is no secret that the hick culture is flourishing. Movies about superheroes, comics, TV series and anime have become an integral part of our lives. At the Astana Atrium Games event, you can immerse yourself in the geek culture thanks to cosplay, or, as it is called, a costume show, quests and competitions.
The official opening of the tournament will be attended by the leadership of Astana akimat, President of Nazarbayev University Shigeo Katsu, Vice President for student Affairs and international cooperation Kadisha Dairova, representatives of e-sports organizations of Kazakhstan. It is also expected that more than 1,000 participants will attend this Grand event.
«This is a new direction in the development of eSports for our University. We hold it for the first time and hope that this event will become an annual tournament among all e – athletes from all over Kazakhstan», - said Kadisha Dairova.
E – sports tournament Astana Atrium Games will be presented by a large-scale gaming zone, where everyone can play on computers, consoles, competitions in various disciplines will be held-Dota2, CS:GO, Hearthstone, FIFA and Mortal Combat. The choice of these cyber disciplines is due to the increased interest of today's youth in virtual battles. All visitors will be able to participate in free competitions and get very valuable prizes from the partners of the tournament.
«I didn't think that my passion for eSports would lead me to the walls of my Alma mater-Nazarbayev University as an expert. I am glad that in recent years e-sports is developing rapidly and Nazarbayev University did not stand aside, deciding to develop this direction», – said Rustem Kushtayev, Executive Director of the Kazakhstan e-sports Federation.
During the Astana Atrium Games, the guests will be presented with 3000 square meters of entertainment, games, exhibition stands, a fair of thematic goods and cosplay.
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