Challenge Guinness World Record E-Sport Athlete Ryan Hart at IGN Convention

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IGN Middle East is bringing in E-Sport champion Ryan Hart, also known as Prodigal Son, to meet and greet fellow gamers at IGN Convention Qatar.


Born in London, England Ryan has been competing in fighting game tournaments for 20 years. He won his first UK title in 1996 then his first world title in 1998 in Tokyo, Japan, and since then has been sponsored by big companies such as Namco and Logitech. He holds 3 current Guinness World Records and has hundreds of tournament victories worldwide.


Ryan will be available at the event for photo-ops, as well as mingling with the crowd to give tips, answer questions, and possible challenge gamers at what he does best.


Event Details


Event Name: IGN Convention Qatar

Venue: Qatar National Convention Centre
Dates: Thursday, February 26 and Friday, February 27 2015
Timings: 4 PM – 10 PM on Thursday and 12 PM – 10 PM on Friday.

Ticket Prices: Regular – QAR75 if purchased in advance and QAR100 at the door; VIP: QAR500
Tickets are available at Virgin Megastore outlets and


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IGN Entertainment is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment markets. Collectively, IGN Entertainment media properties reach a worldwide audience of 40 million unique users.  Headquartered in the US, IGN has offices in Australia, Canada and the UK and works with local publishers under license in Germany, Sweden and the Middle East. IGN Entertainment’s network of videogame-related provides one of the Web's most comprehensive videogame information destinations, which coupled with leading male lifestyle site AskMen, attracts one of the largest concentrated audiences of young males on the Internet.