INTEL ESL TURKEY CHAMPIONSHIP
6 games, 2 magnificent seasons and 1 grand final
This season of the Intel ESL Turkey championship which is the 4th year and had been held with more than 750 team's participation in the last years, will include 6 different games.
The championship will end with a grand final in Izmir.
INTEL ESL TURKEY CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 AFTER MOVIE
INTEL GAMEFEST 2020 UNIVERSITY LEAGUE
The Intel GameFest 2020 University League, which will be held the 5th time and which has 129 universities attending, is a competition where teams that represent their universities compete against each other for months in the popular game of Riot Games, League of Legends, to become the champions.
The winner of the University League in 2019 finals, that has been played at the Riot Games Esports Stage was the Bahçeşehir University team. The students that represented their university and showed success, realized their dream of becoming professional esports players by getting transferred to esports clubs that are well-known such as Dark Passage and Besiktas.
Oyunun Yıldızları is an awards ceremony event that brings together gamers, esports players, star content creators of the gaming world on a special day that will take place in November 2020 and awards them in various categories.
WHAT'S GOING ON AT THE AWARDS CEREMONY?
Red carpet ceremony
Video screenings and interactive shows
Awards in various categories
LIVESTREAM VIEWERSHIP IN TOTAL
INTEL GAMEFEST 2020 UNIVERSITY LEAGUE
NEXT GAME STARTUP
Next Game Startup - Game Entrepreneurship Competition is organized under the Intel ESL Gaming Fest 2020 with the goal of bringing together young entrepreneurs who want to be involved in the game industry and bring together the games they develop with the right companies that can support their game development journey.
On Friday June 26, an online press conference will be held with the participation of Mr. Tunç Soyer, the president of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. 1,250,000 TL worth of funding will be provided to gaming initiatives.
Game Entrepreneurship Competition
NEXT LEVEL GAMING TALKS
This webinar series is organized throughout spring, which is both for parents and young people who can get an insight through professional names about esports and the game industry.
INTEL NEXT MUSIC ON
The Intel Next Music On events are online and offline music events organized as part of the Intel ESL Gaming Fest. These activities include recordings of the Monster Game Music Orchestra, talk and music broadcasts with famous musicians in Turkey, radio and podcast broadcasts, as well as music development workshops for game developers.
INTEL NEXT caster
This is a competition to find the next professional casters of the future.
Competition registrations will be opened in June.
Contestants can apply to compete for CS:GO, Clash Royale, LOL, Dota 2, Valorant, Teamfight Tactics and Legends of Runeterra.
The winners of the competition will be determined in September.
ESL Turkey will sign a 1-year contract with the winning contestants.
GAMIFICATION MEETUP ONLINE
Turkey's first and comprehensive gamification event as Gamification MeetUp, in terms of COVID-19 due to be held online on 2-3 October. This event that can be followed on YouTube and Discord platforms, organized with the cooperation of "GamFed'' and "Next In Game", will host leading names who are working in the field of gamification from all over the world. Gamification MeetUp where everyone can participate to learn, experience and share the concept of gamification which was turned into word of mouth, will host hundreds of participants and valuable speakers again in October.
This year, participants who want to follow the event which are realized with the motto of #OyunlarınGücüAdına, will be able to join the morning sessions on YouTube without a password. The afternoon sessions and workshops will be password needed on Discord. Only ticketed participants will have the password for this event. The Gamification MeetUp, whose tickets are on sale on biletino.com, will be organized in cooperation with International Gamification Federation - GamFed and Next In Game. Gamification Meetup, where the concept of Gamification which is sweeping the world, will be discussed with all the details and also thanks to its wide network, it provides the opportunity to meet people and organizations in the sector for the participants. Today, the concept of gamification is defined in professional areas as the aim of changing behaviors with the usage of game mechanics which becomes even more important, especially because face-to-face education becomes more difficult. At the Gamification MeetUp, people who have important projects, investments and studies in the field of gamification, including education, will take place as speakers.
The program of Gamification MeetUp’s first day will be started with the opening speech of Prof. Dr. Uğur Batı and then, Ayşe Şule Bilgiç who is founder of Düşyeri Oyun will share her views with the title of “Age of Game in the Education”. Game producer Mevlüt Dinç will talk about "Life is a Game". The 4th Gamification Meetup to be held on Youtube, 12 speakers will meet with the participants and Murat Yılmaz, founder of Inooster and Doruk Demirsar, founder of Next In Game will host the closing panel. On October 3, the second day of the Gamification MeetUp, the sessions will be on the Discord channel of Gamfed Turkey. Firstly, a presentation as “Stories, The Language of our Mind and Heart" by Emir Bayraktar, founder of Storytelling Academy will take place. And after that, there will be Gamified Web 2.0 workshops which are Educational Game, Escape Game, Digital Game Design and its Application in Education.
Although the Gamification MeetUp, which was held 3 times in Bahçeşehir University with the participation of more than 300' people in previous years, will be carried out online this year due to COVID-19. The 5th Gamification MeetUp is planned to be performed physically at ITU Maçka Campus in June 2021.