BYOC (your own computer) tournaments at the Insomnia gaming festival
31st October 2016
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The Insomnia Gaming Festival will be back in Birmingham this year for its 59th edition. The hype is high, as it will feature several events and different forms of entertainment for everyone. But above all Insomnia is going to be a gaming festival, and as such it will bring together thousands of players ready to compete for an overall prize of £12,500. On which games and how is such prize going to be awarded? Insomnia59 will present two headline BYOC (bring your own computer) tournaments: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Hearthstone. Both games’ popularity in the UK has grown exponentially in the last few months, with the second season of UK Masters sponsoring a first-prize of £20,000 for Counter Strike and £7.500 for Hearthstone. The two tournaments at Insomnia will feature a fixed prize pool and a guaranteed stage final.
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