CEO challenges job applicants to head-to-head gaming to discover the best candidates

Craig Fletcher, CEO of Multiplay and organiser of the UK’s largest gaming festival, Insomnia, invites prospective employees to take him on at online gaming in return for the chance of employment London, United Kingdom – February 25, 2016 – Multiplay, organiser of the UK’s largest gaming festival, Insomnia, and a subsidiary of GAME Digital plc [...]

2017-06-29T13:46:01+00:00February 25th, 2016|Events|

GAME Digital appoints key executives at Multiplay

Senior management team strengthened. Andy Smith joins as Director of The Insomnia Gaming Festival. Paul Manuel appointed Director of Digital at Multiplay. Multiplay focused on driving continued growth across digital, events and esports July 30, 2015, GAME Digital plc (“GAME Digital” or “the Group”) is today pleased to announce the strengthening of the senior management [...]

2017-06-29T13:52:43+00:00July 30th, 2015|Events, Game Server Hosting|

Insomnia55 welcomes the stars of YouTube and Twitch

The Yogscast, The Sidemen, Syndicate and Ali-A among myriad of online gaming superstars appearing at Ricoh Arena this coming August London, United Kingdom – June 10, 2015 – Multiplay, organiser of the UK’s largest and rapidly growing gaming festival Insomnia, is delighted to announce the initial line-up of its upcoming Insomnia55 festival taking place August [...]

2017-06-29T14:08:04+00:00June 10th, 2015|Events|

Insomnia54 wraps as UK’s biggest gaming festival, laying groundwork for even bigger Summer event

London, UK – Multiplay, organiser of the Insomnia Gaming Festival, is pleased to announce that its first event of 2015 Insomnia54 was also its biggest ever with a footfall of over 30,000 across the weekend. Continuing its incredible growth, Insomnia54 saw the introduction of new areas including a dedicated Esports Stage, and Broadcast Studio, complimenting [...]

2017-06-29T14:08:21+00:00April 14th, 2015|Events|

Insomnia54 sells out as tens of thousands head to the UK’s biggest gaming festival

Gaming fans of all ages gather for the first of three 2015 events London, UK – 01/04/15 - Multiplay, organiser of the UK’s biggest gaming festivals, is delighted to announce that Insomnia54 has sold out, and will be attended by more fans than ever before when the show opens April 3rd at the Ricoh Arena in [...]

2017-06-29T14:49:56+00:00April 1st, 2015|Events|

GAME joins forces with Multiplay to create bigger, better gaming experiences

02/03/2015 GAME, the UK’s leading video games retailer, has today announced the acquisition of Multiplay, the community-based games company focused on live events, online gaming services and eSports. GAME’s partnership with Multiplay will create a unique platform to significantly expand and enhance its community-events and eSports programme, supporting GAME’s ongoing mission to build the most [...]

2017-06-29T14:35:48+00:00March 2nd, 2015|Events, Game Server Hosting|

Multiplay & Jagex team up for gaming charity SpecialEffect

SpecialEffect is our a charity we've supported for a long time, helping them to raise money and awareness for the cause of helping people with disabilities play video games, and today we are delighted to announce our involvement with GameBlast15. Set to broadcast live from Jagex Studios' brand new streaming suite on February 20th 2015, [...]

2017-06-29T14:13:28+00:00February 9th, 2015|Events, Game Server Hosting|

Insomnia cemented as UK’s #1 gaming festival with another record year

2014 was a good year. With a recorded increase of over 60% in footfall at our Insomnia events compared to 2013, last year truly cemented itself as an incredible year for growth for all of us here at Multiplay. With an ever growing community of all ages and backgrounds, the Insomnia Gaming Festival experienced its [...]

2017-06-29T14:35:57+00:00February 2nd, 2015|Events|