Top British YouTubers Confirmed for Insomnia61

Global YouTube sensation DanTDM is attending Insomnia61, the UK’s biggest gaming festival, this August bank holiday; joining a host of top British gaming talent with a combined subscriber base of more than 60 million.
DanTDM, who has almost 16 million subscribers and is known for his Minecraft vlogging and live stage touring, will be hosting meet and greet sessions on Saturday and Sunday at the Birmingham NEC.  A limited number of tickets to meet Dan go on sale this Friday 28th July at 18:00 from costing £12*.  Fans must act quickly as tickets sold out in less than 12 hours last year.

As well as meet and greets, DanTDM will be appearing on the Insomnia61 main stage on Saturday and Sunday, playing games and answering questions in front of a huge live audience, plus fans will be able to get their hands on a range of DanTDM merchandise at the show.

Joining DanTDM, are the cream of British gaming YouTubers with Call of Duty star Ali A who has amassed 9 million subscribers for his entertaining videos.  He will be attending the festival on Sunday and Monday.

Insomnia-favourite Syndicate will be attending the whole weekend, participating in stage shows, panel talks and Q&A sessions.  Plus other big names from the world of YouTube gaming – including Minecraft stars iBallistic Squid, BigBStatz and AmyLee – will be attending and appearing on the main stage throughout the weekend.

Insomnia61 runs from 25-28th August at the Birmingham NEC and features the latest games and technology, including drone racing and a dedicated VR Zone.  Further zones to keep the whole family entertained include Minecraft Zone, Cosplay Zone, Retro Zone and the brand new Head 2 Head Zone.  Plus for fans of esports, there is a whole hall dedicated to BYOC (bring your own computer) and competitive gaming.

To discover and share a world of gaming with the whole family, book tickets online at:

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  • DanTDM Meet & Greet tickets at £12.00 each.  The package includes:

• Meet & greet with DanTDM
• A signed poster
• A photo with DanTDM that can be downloaded after the event
• Please note: Entrance to this event requires a valid ticket for Insomnia61