Beirut Is Having An Official ‘Geek Fest’ Next Week!

Arab Arcade, a game development community in , is organizing a 2-day Geek Festival! Explore the geek world in all its aspects through the corners that will be available at the event, which are: – Local Games Corner – Makers Corner – Board Game Corner – Virtual Reality Corner – Merch Corner

Beirut Geek Fest

 is all about the geek culture! There will be activities and workshops that will gather all the geeks of !

What’s on the agenda?

– Cosplay Competition: If you’re a huge fan of any series or movie, especially an anime lover, dress up as your favorite character and make sure to show up! – Random Art Machine: Whether you’re a professional drawer or an amateur, grab a paper and a pencil and join this one-of-a-kind art event. It consists of a robot that generates a random prompt, which you have to draw. It’s a great way to test your creativity! – Game Jam Showcase: Do you sometimes wonder how games that were built in 48 hours look like? Well, this exhibition is where you’re going to find out the answer! In fact, a Game Jam is a 2-day marathon where game developers create a game that has a specific theme. – Make a Game in 90 Minutes: Take part in this activity and get the unique opportunity to watch Grooy Antoid and Grey Imp Studios create a game in 90 minutes! – Super Smash Bros Competition: compete for the Super Smash Bros Crown. – Treasure Hunt: search for a treasure in the venue of Greek Fest! Geek Fest is going to be held on the 15th and the 16th of July in Digital District! Also, there will be a Geekfest Rooftop Party on the 15th! Tickets cost 7$

online

and 10$ at the door!


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