GamerFest 18 Takes Place This June Bank Holiday Weekend

Gamerfest 18

GamerFest 18 takes place at the Strand Hotel, Limerick this June Bank Holiday weekend. Join 2,000 other games at one of the leading gaming festivals in Ireland!

GamerFest 18 welcomes visitors of all ages, from casual enthusiasts to the most dedicated gamers. Visitors will be able to enjoy the latest blockbuster video games and consoles. Experience the latest Virtual Reality tech in the VR Zone. You can even become a Formula One driver for the day in the amazing F1 VR Racing Rig! For those that love to dress up as their favourite character, the Cosplay event is a must with some amazing prizes for the best costumes.

GamerFest 18 will also be hosting a major esports competition in their Esports Arena. Visitors can participate in gaming tournaments including FIFA 18, F1 Virtual Reality Challenge and Tekken 7 with big prizes for the winners.

The Live Stage will be packed with gaming action, YouTuber appearances and giveaways. The AllCast Irish Gamers will host the festivities. They will be taking part in some amazing gaming challenges with special guests including YouTubers AntiTinkerbell, Nintendo Impact Gaming and ImScottJones.

Retro Goodness

GamerFest also brings you back to where it all started with the inclusion of an awesome RetroZone. Visitors can enjoy a trip down memory lane or experience these timeless classics for the first time with consoles such as Mega Drive and Super Nintendo. Retro Gamer Ireland will be on hand to keep the RetroZone buzzing all weekend.

You’ll also be able to pick up gaming merchandise in the GamerFest Market. Festival partners Trust Gaming will be on hand with invaluable advice and a huge selection of gaming gear plus great giveaways throughout the festival. Monster Energy will be providing fun challenges throughout the event with great prizes on offer too

GamerFest 18 takes place in the Strand Hotel, Limerick on the Bank Holiday weekend of June 2nd & 3rd.

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Steven Murphy
2Bit Sports Co-Founder. Junior Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Creative, Live Events but also Third floor Janitor. Gaming Editor, Manchester United loudmouth. Whatever I am actually employed to do I probably did it earlier. It's on your desk, I'd say. Its safe to say that I call 'em as I see 'em. Be warned, I hate a lot of things. It's easier to count the things that I do like. I probably hate you.

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