On June 13th, Dubai was named the host city for the Global Esports Games in 2025. This event is the flagship competition hosted annually by the Global Esports Federation.
“We are excited to see the incredible progress since our signing of a Strategic Framework Agreement with Emirates Esports at Expo 2020 Dubai last November, to unlock opportunities and develop esports in the region. The world will once again unite in Dubai with the city confirmed to host the Global Esports Games in 2025,” said Paul J. Foster, the CEO of the Global Esports Federation. “The whole world knows that Dubai is a great host and offers an epic world-class setting. We can’t wait to see athletes from across the world – standing on center stage at the GEF Arena in December 2025 – as they compete for the glory of their home country flag, the fans at home and in the stands, and the chance to show the world their many skills, talents, their personal journey and desire to compete.”
The Global esports games is an annual multi-title gaming competition that takes place every December. This year’s event will be held in Saudi Arabia while the 2024 Global Esports Games will take place in China.