The Insomnia Gaming Festival has announced a move to the Birmingham NEC following ‘incredible’ growth.

A statement from the event read: “It is with a huge amount of excitement that we can today announce that with the support of GAME the Insomnia Gaming Festival will be moving to the NEC Birmingham for our upcoming Winter event, Insomnia56.”

Taking place on the 11 – 14 December 2015, Insomnia56 is the next stage of growth for ‘the UK’s biggest gaming festival’.




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