Insomnia Gaming Festival proudly announces that Drone Combat Ltd are to bring their exciting Flightball World Championship to the forthcoming Insomnia63.
The UK’s biggest gaming festival returns to the NEC, Birmingham on Friday 24th – Monday 27th August 2018.
Flightball is a five-a-side aerial soccer tournament played by specially protected drones with a flying ball. This new, accessible team sport creates opportunities for players to fly in a unique way for the growing population of drone fans.
The Flightball Championship will see two teams at any one-time face-off in five-a-side tournaments to reach the final. Not only this, there’s the chance to compete against some of the biggest YouTubers coming to Insomnia63! Yes, YouTube superstars will be leading teams to compete in the championship and you get to play on their team! So, if you’ve got what it takes to become the Flightball World Champion then tweet us a video at @IGFestUK as to why you should be selected.
“We’re absolutely thrilled that the Drone Combat team are bringing Flightball to Insomnia this year”, said Sarah Whittaker, Head of Events for Insomnia. “The addition of aerial football is an amazing element for our fans to experience at the festival, it will allow enthusiasts to unite and showcase what drones can really do!”
Flightball joins the recently announced WWE® NXT UK series, so make sure to check out the Insomnia social channels @IGFestUK to keep up to date on the latest news, YouTubers, eSports tournaments, players and so much more.