Time Out says
Australia's biggest video gaming and esports venue is now open in the Emporium
Are you ready to play? Fortress Melbourne is the southern hemisphere's largest video gaming and esports entertainment venue. It's located on the lower ground floor of Emporium Melbourne and it's massive. No, really. The venue encompasses 2,700 square metres of space over two levels.
Inside you'll be able to experience some of the coolest games and newest technology from around the world. There's a 200-seat esports arena, plus 160 Alienware PCs, VIP game booths, streamer pods and tabletop and board game areas. There's also function spaces, a restaurant and two bars so you won't go hungry or thirsty.
The space is designed for gamers of all ages – and it's not just for the Fortnite fans. There's a range of games on offer including Mario Kart, Dota 2, Rainbow 6 and heaps more.
Fortress Melbourne is open daily from 10am until 3am.
287 Lonsdale Street
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