Galaxy Racer, UAE Based Transmedia Powerhouse Set To Host An Exciting Line Up Of Activities at the Dubai Esports Festival (DEF)


Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Galaxy Racer (GXR), leading esports and gaming transmedia giant, will officially unveil its ‘Content House by Galaxy Racer’ in GameExpo at the Dubai Esports Festival (DEF 2022). The Dubai Esports Festival is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council, the event aims to unite the greatest gamers, developers, and artists, while providing esports fans with an opportunity to interact with world-famous gamers and industry leaders.

GXR will be on ground at DEF 2022 from November 10 through November 13 (10 AM to 10 PM daily), where a flurry of gaming and esports programs have been planned. The Galaxy Racer Content House activation will be jam packed with incredible activities including: a gaming zone, podcast area, controller lounge, racing simulators and a chill zone.

Moreover, several speakers will be hosting live sessions over the duration of the event, while legendary Nigma Galaxy, one of the most popular professional esports teams in the world, will be in attendance with their legendary pro star line up, as well as some top MENA content creators.

Walid Singer, Global Chief of Staff at Galaxy Racer, said, “It is an honour and a privilege to be invited to participate in the inaugural Dubai Esports Festival (DEF). Being involved and planning activations at DEF 2022 was a natural fit as the large-scale event is targeted towards professionals, developers, and creatives in the gaming industry with the goal of enhancing the esports ecosystem in Dubai and the MENA region, which is also a core pillar of our brand. We look forward to welcoming all attendees at The Galaxy Racer Content House.”

Fans are encouraged to hangout, play, meet, learn, and engage with pro gamers, streamers, Youtubers and industry leaders at the GXR Content House, while also participating in the online and on location gaming challenges and competitive showdowns.

The GXR Twitch and YouTube pages will livestream the Galaxy Racer Content House activation. For additional updates and the chance to win prizes leading up to the event please visit @galaxyracerdxb on Instagram or @GalaxyRacerDxB on Twitter.

About Galaxy Racer :

Galaxy Racer (GXR) was founded in 2019 by Paul Roy and is a transmedia powerhouse focused on esports, content Creators, music and sports, with our competitive esports division, Nigma Galaxy having an impressive roster of ten esports teams in Dota 2, League of Legends, CS:GO, Fortnite, VALORANT, PUBG Mobile, BGMI and Free Fire. Galaxy Racer has over 100 content creators across North America, Middle East North Africa (MENA), South Asia, Europe and Southeast Asia (SEA), amassing over 500 million followers and generating over 2.5 billion monthly views. Galaxy Racer provides live streaming and gaming talents with brand endorsement deals, streaming contracts, creator collaborations, digital rights management, monetization, offline event opportunities, managing their social media channels and content programming.

About Dubai Esports Festival

Hosted by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) in partnership with VSPN, Dubai Esports Festival (DEF2022) takes place from the 9th – 20th November and celebrates the love of video games with the aim of setting the trend as the region’s gaming industry and bolstering Dubai’s position as a global hub for esports and interactive tech-driven entertainment, and as a global city at the forefront of innovation. The annual festival will be the first international leisure event to be held at the Dubai Exhibition Centre at Expo City Dubai. The inaugural DEF 2022 will feature a combination of competitive esports tournaments including the PUBG Global Championship, a school tournament for students, a live concert, an immersive gaming experience, as well as industry networking events for domestic, regional and international stakeholders and partners.