Organized by: Red Bull
Red Bull Campus Clutch is a global esports tournament for university students designed for the most talked about, watched, and played, game of the year, VALORANT. With more than 50 countries taking part, this event is dedicated to all students aspiring to play like a VALORANT pro. Grab four friends, show off your flawless skills and see if you have what it takes to make it to the World Final, the climactic event where your team will be immortalised on the world stage.
Abu Dhabi Gaming is a collaborative initiative that aggregates the broad efforts throughout Abu Dhabi to drive and build a self-sustaining gaming and e-sports ecosystem.
Its role is to facilitate, empower and create an industry that is essential for the future of Abu Dhabi’s media and entertainment industry.
Fostering an environment of growth and knowledge, AD Gaming will provide a support system for the next generation of game developers and players, consumers and businesses alike.
Abu Dhabi Gaming is powered by the collaboration of multiple Abu Dhabi based governmental and commercial organizations, as well as content creators and gamers, with the collective focus to build this creative sector.
Abu Dhabi offers an enabling business environment with attractive gaming incentives that you can harness to set up, pursue opportunities, and operate freely.
These incentives include flexible set up options and a transparent regulatory environment designed to support a safe, business-friendly, and attractive gaming sector. With over 57 bespoke gaming and eSports license available for both companies and freelancers, we have the knowledge and tools to help grow your business.
Take your skills to the next level with training and development programs, curated by our partner Unity Technologies – who have established the region’s first Center of Excellence for game development.
We are building a dedicated 300 sqm gaming hub at the heart of Yas Creative Hub as a showcase of the latest technologies, gaming content ideas and development. Powered by Unity, the Yas Gaming Hub will foster creativity and big picture-thinking and contribute to greater gaming content, through facilitating access to partners, from publishers to developers and artists, including an established pool of over 1000 multilingual freelance talent.
Our new Gaming Hub will feature a robust infrastructure, state-of-the-art facilities, and studios, boasting a 5G network connection, postproduction and audio and voice-over centers are already in place and cater to a growing gaming community in the UAE and the region.
It will also provide training and career opportunities in partnership with established academies for game development, gaming content innovation and access to gaming tech expertise such as, Unity’s Centre of Excellence.