“Get nAiled” is an E-Sports event hosted by the gaming clan “n00b Alliance”, the first Call of Duty 4 clan in Sri Lanka. The event took place last year as well, with a participation of more than 500 individuals. The tournament featured the ever popular game ‘Call of Duty 4’ as a multiplayer challenge, and took place at the Liberty Plaza, situated in the Central City, Colombo in July 2015.
This year “Get nAiled” gets bigger and better with a participant expectation of more than 50 Call of Duty 4 and Dota 2 clans in Sri Lanka with the overall participation estimated to be around 800-900 individuals. The competitors and spectators will mostly be of 13-25 age groups and is considered as a prime opportunity to reach a niche market of similar interest in E-Sports and ‘Gaming’.
Computer gaming and e-Sports have rapidly become the most popular choice of interactive entertainment among both teenagers and adults all over the world. Gamers have formed competitive leagues and today’s computer and console gaming is considered a professional sport (E-Sport) in many countries, with millions of dollars being invested in tournaments by sponsors, and IT companies rushing to put their name on tournaments featuring these cyber athletes.
The E-Sports industry in Sri Lanka started its journey in the year 2008 and the gaming community now has over 6000 participants from all over the country. Gamer.LK, the pioneering gaming body in Sri Lanka will be joining us as a strategic partner for “Get nAiled” in an effort to bring the local competitive gaming scene closer to our international counterparts.