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State-of-the-art virtual reality and Esports hub set to open in Abu Dhabi

Gamers, are you ready? Because Abu Dhabi is about to level up!

Pixoul Gaming, is the latest entertainment destination to be announced for the capital, opening in the waterfront destination, Al Qana.

Whether you are professional or amateur gamer, the state-of-the-art virtual reality (VR) and Esports hub will have everything needed for gaming athletes

With a focus on Esports, Pixoul Gaming will launch the first ever Esports Academy in the Middle East and host global gaming tournaments in its 800-seat capacity arena. The Academy also includes an Esports bar, a gaming community twist on a typical sports bar, where where global gaming events can be viewed while enjoying a bite to eat and drink.

The Academy will have special classrooms where local and international coaches will train individuals and teams. They’ll also invite Gaming champs to give lucky users, one-on-one training.

Playing responsibly is a key element in mind at Pixoul Gaming so the Dean of the Academy will be overseeing teaching, schedules and certifications in order for users to be empowered with the right tools and knowledge, plus provide them with the skills to understand the gaming eco-system helping them in the future with job opportunities.

You’ll find a range of VR, retro, console, mobile and Esports games and if you are interested in in learning more about game play, they’ll be hosting chances to get involved in game development, and immersive experiences. Make sure to check out the regions first fully wireless headsets in their open world cross platform metaverse too! Plus, you can go on ten different virtual and augmented reality games which include everything from shooters and virtual roller coasters, to guided tours of a new intergalactic planet. From flying to escape rooms, you can immerse yourselves for 6-10 minutes.

If you are a traditional gamer and prefer the old classics, there will be a Retro Gaming Zone that will off lots of nostalgia with arcade machines featuring old favourites such as Pac-Man and Space invaders.

So, whether you are a FIFA fan is looking to connect with fellow gamers, a family lookingto enjoy an interactive VR experience, or a group of friends looking to win big at the latesttournament, Pixoul Gaming is the ideal integrated entertainment venue for all ages and abilities.