Believe it or not, that’s Studio 2 on the right. On a normal day it looks a little bit more like this but when electronics mega brand Epson hired it to host the world’s best gamers they wanted something extra special.
Thankfully we have Simon ‘Superhands’ Bamber running the set building department over in the Photolink Studios, so we were able to meet Epson’s requirement (via global corporate events specialist Events by Appointment) for a state-of-the-art gaming auditorium.
Cue gamers from across Europe doing battle on pixellated football pitches for the title of Epson Gaming Champion 2013. To give you some idea of the importance of the event, former Manchester United super striker Andy Cole was on commentating duties throughout the day…
FIFA 13 fan site UltimateTeam.co.uk has a great blog about the day here and Epson have put the video we shot on their Facebook page. Fantastic day to be a part of, so thanks to everyone involved. And well done Kai Wollin for taking home the glory!