Camp Localhost – Online Video Game Camps for Summer 2020

Paige FunkNews & Events

Camp Localhost, powered by Nerd Street Gamers, takes a unique approach to competitive gaming through online 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. Camp are offered to all ages for games including Fortnite, Valorant, Overwatch, … 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

Nerd Street Gamers Celebrates International Women’s Day 2020

Paige FunkNews & Events

We are proud to recognize the women of Nerd Street Gamers and showcase the importance of women in gaming. Nerd Street Gamers has three pillars that are the foundation of our business – opportunity, accessibility, and integrity in esports. On International Women’s Day, we are shining a light on the incredible women in the industry and sharing words of advice … Read More

Tucker Roberts Joins Nerd Street Gamers’ Board of Directors

Christian GillespieNews & Events

FEBRUARY 27, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, has added Comcast Spectacor’s Tucker Roberts to its board of directors.   “Tucker is an invaluable addition to our team as we grow esports infrastructure across the nation,” said John Fazio, Founder and CEO of Nerd Street Gamers. “We recognize the opportunities presented to traditional sport athletes and … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers To Open Largest Public Esports Facility on the West Coast

Paige FunkNews & Events

Localhost Los Angeles: It’s larger than five NBA courts, with room for hundreds of gamers, and open to everyone FEBRUARY 12, 2020 – Consider the bar raised. Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, will build the largest public esports arena on the West Coast. Localhost Los Angeles marks a new era … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Teams Up With Philadelphia Wings For Esports Night Featuring Fortnite With $1,000 Prize

Paige FunkNews & Events

Second Annual Tournament To Take Place During Esports Night on February 22 at Localhost Wells Fargo Center February 11, 2020 – As the Philadelphia Wings battle it out on turf against the Saskatchewan Rush during Esports Night on Saturday, February 22 at 7 p.m., gaming enthusiasts can compete in Fortnite for a chance to win the $1,000 prize pot at … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Partners With Populous to Design Localhosts Across Country

Paige FunkNews & Events

Global architecture firm offers unparalleled expertise in designing next-generation esports venues FEBRUARY 10, 2020 – Localhosts are getting a new look. Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, has tapped Populous, the global architecture firm behind some of the world’s largest sporting arenas and esports venues, as its architect for the nationwide … Read More