Multiplay have been organising Insomnia58, and have announced that it is to take place during the August 26-29 bank holiday weekend, at the NEC Birmingham.

The event is set to be the biggest Insomnia so far, and will introduce attendees to GAME Fest. The latest games will be available, as always, as well as more stages for more shows, YouTube and Twitch personalities, Esports galore and a bigger Bring Your Own Computer LAN Hall.

“We are gearing up to be what is will the most exciting and eventful Insomnia yet,” said Craig Fletcher, Founder and CEO of Multiplay. He continued, “We’re going bigger and better with the addition of GAME Fest, giving visitors more ‘first to play’ opportunities with some of the most anticipated games of the year and more exclusive content. We’ve the biggest YouTube stars as special guests at the largest UK gaming festival; we’ve also expanded on our already vast BYOC LAN Hall, various feature zones and Esports tournaments, meaning Insomnia58 is without a doubt the place to be this summer to celebrate all things gaming.”