What’s in store in 2010? The 3rd Indie Youth Fest 2010, or FEYST10 in short has gently kickstarted. Quietly, the team has been sneaking up with music and gaming events at SkyPark Terminal SAAS Airport since May 2010. Then on 5 & 6 June, the Electronic Sports World Cup (ESWC) 2010 Malaysia Qualifiers goes down at BSC in Bangsar. Expect loads of FIFA10 and DOTA game play with Champions being selected to represent us in FRANCE. Check out http://www.eswc.com for what’s going on. Here’s a sneak peak on the calendar of activities during this year’s Indie Youth Festival season.
FEYST10 WORLD TOUR
* 5 & 6 June: ESWC 2010 FIFA10 Malaysia Qualifiers @ BSC
* 6 June: ESWC 2010 DOTA Malaysia Qualifiers @ FTZ Cyber Cafe SS15
* 20 June: Doppelganger @ Fete de la Musique, Palette Palette
* 30 June – 4 July: Team Malaysia (FIFA10 & DOTA) head to Paris, Disneyland for ESWC GRAND FINALS
* 10 July: Doppelganger World Open Mic Launch
* 11 July: GO-11 Indie Rock Concert & Live Screening of World Cup
* TBC: Digital Youth Awards CHINA WORLD EXPO Qualifiers
* TBC: Go International E-Sports Cup Qualifiers (Northern)
* TBC: Digital Youth Awards CHINA WORLD EXPO
* TBC: Go International E-Sports Cup Qualifiers (East Malaysia)
* 31 Aug: Merdeka with Doppelganger @ Shanghai World Expo
* TBC: Malaysian Beatbox Challenge Qualifier
* TBC: Go International E-Sports Cup Qualifiers (East Coast / Southern)
* TBC: Malaysia Fest, Sydney Australia
1-10 Oct: FEYST10 – The coolest digital youth & indie culture festival on the planet!
8-10 Oct: GO INTERNATIONAL E-SPORTS CUP – World gaming competition
8-10 Oct: DREAMHACK QUALIFIERS
9&10 Oct: DIGITAL DELIRIUM XPO – Gadget, Games, Toys & Things on Sale!
9 Oct: INDIE YOUTH FEST CONCERT
* TBC: DreamHack Winter, Sweden
The 2nd Indie Youth Fest 2009 included indoor and outdoor activities at three locations One Utama’s High Street, LG Rainforest and Studio V. So we packed loads of things to keep you busy over the 5 days! Including an indie rock and acoustic concert! Plus, an e-sport tournament!
Here’s a glimpse of activities:
— The 1st Indie Youth Fest 2008 —-
Jimmy Bong is conducting a workshop on 3D illistration on saturday at 11am.
Creative Multimedia Stage
Jimmy Bong is a totally self-taught artist and he learnt everything
about 3D from books, magazines, websites and friends. The movie
Toy Story inspired him to want to make CG as his choice of career.
Having been in this field for the past 10 years and still discovering new
things, Jimmy believes the future of 3D world is bright and has a lot of
potential be it in education, gaming industry, or business.
Jimmy will be coming on Saturday, 5th July at 11am to give a workshop and talk for those interested to start a career in 3D illustration. A stage featuring creative talents like 3D cartoon artist, Jimmy Bong. Also featuring the Electronic Sports World Cup Limited Edition DVD and loads of other cool things from MDEC!
Electronic Sports World Cup
Watch the best gamers in the country battle it out! From the strategic team game, Defense of the Ancients (C) Blizzard, the energetic Counter Strike 1.6 (C) Valve, Warcraft III TFT (C) and the super cool car racing game, Trackmania (C) Nadeo. Winners will be selected to join Team Malaysia to battle against 750 gamers from 50 countries at the Grand Finals of ESWC 2008 in San Jose, USA. Check out www.eswc.com/malaysia for more!
Sponsor Activity Booths
Don’t miss out loads of goodies and freebies courtesy of our sponsors at the Main Entrance area.
Don’t Panic MOMENT
cool COOL RHINO trivia
Sweat it Out!
Boxing Demonstration Area courtesy of Malaysian Boxing Association.
Winning Eleven Challenge @ Play Interactive Zone.
Guitar Hero SHOWDOWN @ with prizes courtesy of New Er
Compete and challenge Remote Control Cars courtesy of Hobby Haven.
Creative Writing Workshop for Kids by Julya Ooi.
How FAST can you Rubix Cube?
Performances by KL’s indie bands and singer songwriters
Short Film Screenings with Filmmakers Anonymous
Comics comics comics! Join cartoonists from the Malaysian Association of Comic Artists (PeKomik) as they attempt to complete some 400 metres of comics!
And many more activities to be confirmed!~