Comic Con India and The Esports Club Joined Forces to Create the Largest Gaming Experience in India With Over 45,000 Attendees
Last week saw the return of the Bengaluru Comic Con for the first time in over two years. Following the COVID-19 pandemic, gamers and pop culture enthusiasts flocked towards the KTPO Convention Centre to experience the highs of being at Comic Con with the community.
One of the exciting attractions at the event was The Arena, which was introduced as a joint collaboration between Comic Con India and The Esports Club.
The first edition of The Arena featured over 10 brands and publishers including AMD Ryzen, LG Ultragear, Microsoft Windows 11 and many more. With over 80,000 square feet of designated gaming space, the event saw over 45,000 fans, making it one of the most popular Comic Con zones.
Calling all gamers! Comic Con just got bigger & better! Introducing The Arena in collaboration with @TheEsportsClub1! Feat. daily tournaments, gaming experiences, streamers, awesome merch & more! Book your passes now via https://t.co/spIGaPkOBo #bengaluru #delhi #comicconindia pic.twitter.com/YOEQeC5MYt
— Comic Con India (@ComicConIndia) September 30, 2022
When it comes to the activities at The Arena, attendees got a chance to experience new AAA titles on gaming laptops powered by AMD Ryzen and Windows 11. Furthermore, players also got to participate in daily tournaments for games like Mortal Kombat 11, Brawlhalla, and FIFA 23, which featured a prize pool of around Rs. 1.5 lakh.
Along with meet & greets with popular content creators, The Arena also featured an exclusive playtest of SuperGaming’s upcoming Indo futuristic Battle Royale title, Indus.
Following the success of The Arena at Bengaluru Comic Con, Vamsi Krishna, Founder of The Esports Club revealed, “We were ecstatic to see how Bangalore’s inaugural edition of The Arena was received. We are currently preparing for the Delhi edition, where we anticipate an even larger turnout.”