gamescom: 20.–24.08.2019 for all: 21.–24.08.2019


The new gamescom event arena - Hall 11.3

It couldn't be more spectacular: The biggest and most elaborate stage at gamescom

> Immerse yourself in the world of the eSports scene and big shows

> Experience the unique atmosphere among hundreds of like-minded fans

> Free admission for all gamescom visitors from 12:00 p.m./noon via hall 11.2 (depending on available seating capacity, please allow for waiting times if necessary)

> Purchase of gamescom event arena ticket with separate entrance and guaranteed seat possible (4,50 Euro, only valid with a gamescom day ticket)

Wednesday, 21.08.19, 3:00 p.m.

Asphalt esports Series presented by Black Shark

You have the opportunity to see the Grand Final of the first "Asphalt esports Series presented by Black Shark" live on August 21st in hall 11.3. Over the past four months, players from Europe, North America and Asia have competed in Asphalt 9: Legends, the world's most downloaded mobile racing franchise. Now the best pro gamers from each region will play for 20,000 Euro prize money at gamescom. All participants will play live on the official game device "Black Shark 2" and will be the first to be able to try out the new Porsche Form E car in the game.

Visit us in hall 11.3. Use the entrance over hall 11.2 (depending on available seating capacity). Admission from 6 years.

Thursday, 22.08.19, 10:00 a.m.

ESL Summer Championship

In the gamescom event arena, the ESL Championship in Counter-Strike will be kicked off by the Beat the Legends Showmatch by Paysafecard on Thursday, followed by the grand finale around the crown in German Esport at 12:00 noon. In addition, the winner of the summer championship will qualify for an extraordinary show match in Amsterdam at the IBC.

Save your ticket - Admission from 16 years

Friday, 23.08.19, 10:00 a.m.

Riot with League of Legends

The final of the premier tour, the most relevant League of Legends tournament for the german-speaking scene, will be played for the second time this year at gamescom in Cologne. Not only the winner of the Summer Cup 2019 will be determined, but also which team will represent DACH on a European level!

Save your ticket - Admission from 6 years

Saturday, 24.08.19, 9:30 a.m.

Magenta eTrophy

On Saturday, August 24th the finals of the Clash Royale and League of Legends tournaments will start in the gamescom event arena. The winners will compete in a show match against the professionals from SK Gaming in the respective game. Afterwards, the professionals from SK Gaming will give an autograph session. In addition, Deutsche Telekom will be presenting various showcases on site, including on cloud gaming. The highlights of the final games will be shown in the Magenta Virtual Reality App in 360° after the event.

Save your ticket - Admission from 6 years

Advantages of the exclusive event arena ticket

  • No queuing to get on site due to separate visitor guidance
  • Exclusive admission via South Entrance (Wednesday and Thursday at 9:45 a.m., Friday and Saturday at 8:45 a.m.
  • Separate wrist band points in Hall 11.3
  • Guaranteed entry to the gamescom event arena until 12:00 p.m./noon
  • Guaranteed seat in the gamescom event arena until 12:00 p.m./noon
Ticket Shop

Cheer along and get your ticket here for only Euro 4.50.

Purchase ticket


  • Important: this additional ticket is only valid in conjunction with the corresponding day ticket for gamescom.
  • If you couldn't buy a day ticket for the respective day anymore (sold out), but still want to experience the programme live with an exclusive event arena ticket at 10:00 a.m., there is also an option for you. Visitors will receive all information about the purchase of a gamescom day ticket that has already been sold out together with the exclusive event arena ticket.
  • There is free seating in the gamescom event arena -> here applies: “first come, first serve”.

Pure emotions!


Virtual queuing with Linistry

This is new in the event arena. Linistry is a reservation system where you can get a Fast Lanet ticket for free during gamescom 2019.

Be the first to experience the new gamescom event arena.