PlayVS Hosts Virtual Championships With Nerd Street Gamers; Announces Returning Champs for 2020

Paige FunkNews & Events

Participating leagues in PlayVS Spring Championships and Playoffs announced: High Schools Across Arkansas, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Texas LOS ANGELES, CA – May 14, 2020 – PlayVS , the software startup that built the leading platform for competitive experiences on top of esports, today announces the commencement of the platform’s ‘Spring 2020 Playoffs’ which will offer select high school … Read More

Immortals Gaming Club Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Digital Esports Camps Powered By Nerd Street Gamers

Paige FunkNews & Events

This summer is going to be an awesome time to be a gamer. May 21, 2020 – PHILADELPHIA, PA — Nerd Street Gamers and the Immortals Gaming Club (IGC) are joining forces to help kids stay engaged and entertained while staying home. They’re teaming up to produce Immortals Gaming Camps, multi-day online esports camps focused on League of Legends and … Read More

Happy Mother’s Day, Esports Moms!

Paige FunkNews & Events

For Mother’s Day 2020, we want to recognize some of the most powerful influencers in esports…. the esports Moms. May 10, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers took to social media this week to find some of the best Moms in gaming. We received an overwhelming response, and asked the Moms to talk about all things esports – from supporting their … Read More

Amateurs Compete for Opportunity to Play Against Top Esports Talent in T1 x Nerd Street Gamers Valorant Qualifiers

Paige FunkNews & Events

T1 and Nerd Street Gamers provide the rare experience for amateurs to compete with the pros Nerd Street Gamers and T1 Entertainment & Sports joined forces to host three days of Valorant tournaments – two qualifier tournaments leading up to an eight team, star-studded Invitational. Two days of Open Qualifiers provided the rare opportunity for amateur teams across the U.S. to … Read More

ESPN Announces Madden NFL 20 Celebrity Tournament Featuring Snoop Dogg, DeAndre Hopkins, Katie Nolan and More

Paige FunkNews & Events

Written by Olivia Wilson, and originally posted on ESPN Press Room Bracket Reveal Kickoff to Air Sunday, April 19 at 12 p.m. ET on ESPN2 Matches Will Air on ESPN Digital and Social Platforms April 20-25; Championship to Air April 26 on ESPN2 April 16, 2020 – ESPN announced today the Madden NFL 20 Celebrity Tournament, featuring athletes, celebrities and ESPN talent. … Read More

Esports Camps – Online and In-Person Camps For 2020

Paige FunkNews & Events

Camp Localhost, powered by Nerd Street Gamers, takes a unique approach to competitive gaming through online and in-person esports camps. We use competitive video game camps as a vehicle to help teach campers valuable life lessons such as communication, in-game tips and tricks, team dynamics, critical thinking, and computer knowledge. The biggest differentiator for our esports camps is our staff. … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers’ Founder John Fazio Named To Philadelphia Business Journal ‘40 Under 40’ List

Paige FunkNews & Events

April 8, 2020 – The Philadelphia Business Journal’s prestigious “40 Under 40” list recognizes the region’s most dynamic young business leaders. Today, we’re honored to announce that our own founder and CEO, John Fazio, has been named to this list, now in its 30th year. The award recognizes John’s leadership in guiding Nerd Street Gamers to where it is now, … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Release Online Tournament Lineup

Paige FunkNews & Events

We are proud to announce Nerd Street Gamers online tournaments.  April 3, 2020 – Whether you’re on the path to pro or a first time competitor, online tournaments are a great way to sharpen your skills and compete against players for prize pots up to $500! Have questions about registering for online tournaments? Reach out to our staff on Nerd … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020

Christian GillespieNews & Events

Nerd Street Gamers honored as one of the world’s 10 Most Innovative Companies in gaming on Fast Company’s global list MARCH 10, 2020 –  Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020. The list honors the … Read More