Nerd Street Gamers Partners with NBC Sports Philadelphia for Second Season of Emmy Award-Winning Series “For the Win Philly”

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

New 20-episode season will focus on the highly competitive esports and gaming industries PHILADELPHIA, October 23, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities and events for gamers, announced it will be teaming up with NBC Sports Philadelphia to present the second season of the award-winning series “For the Win Philly,” beginning this … Read More

VALORANT First Strike: North America Qualifiers Kick Off Oct. 26

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

Riot Games Partners with Nerd Street Gamers and Engine Media to Broaden Competition & Offer $100K Total Prize Pool A few weeks ago, Riot Games announced the first official Riot Games-produced VALORANT tournament, First Strike. What started as two NA qualifiers, is now the top 8 teams battling for their share of the $100K prize pool, and the title as … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Partners with Five Below to Open Esports Facilities in Three Locations

Paige FunkNews & Events

Localhosts opening adjacent to Five Below stores in Philadelphia, Georgetown and St. Louis to increase gamers’ access to esports PHILADELPHIA – October 13, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, and Philadelphia-based retailer Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) announced the opening of esports facilities connected to two Five Below … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Expands International Presence with Overwatch League Team London Spitfire Partnership

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

Partnership to host virtual esports camp series and allow participants to learn from professional coaches PHILADELPHIA – OCTOBER 9, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, announced its latest partnership with the Overwatch League’s London Spitfire to host an intensive online esports camp series. Spitfire Training Grounds: … Read More

Details Unveiled for Renegades x Nerd Street Gamers VALORANT Invitational

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

DETROIT, MI – October 7, 2020 – The Renegades, America’s premier multi-gaming esports organization and Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events, have teamed up to present the 2020 Renegades VALORANT Invitational. The event will take place on October 17th and 18th, 2020. The Renegades VALORANT Invitational will see 16 of the top VALORANT teams in … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers and Gamers.Vote Team Up To Encourage All Gamers To Register To Vote

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

As the 2020 election quickly approaches, Nerd Street Gamers is proud to continue our partnership with Gamers.Vote in an effort to encourage all gamers across the nation to register to vote. According to the Pew Research Center, half of the adult population in the United States play video games. That is over 133 million potential voters, making gamers one of … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Announces 2021 Winter Championships

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

Boasting over $100,000 in prizes, the Nerd Street Winter Championship digital festival will bring together both amateur and professional teams across several game titles September 24, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers today announced the 2021 Winter Championships — a completely digital tournament series consisting of over $100,000 in cash and prizes across four soon to be announced titles. The series … Read More

Reflecting on a Virtual Summer at Nerd Street Gamers

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

September 21, 2020 – This summer had parents across the country in a tricky situation where they were left wondering how to keep their children occupied all week with the absence of other activities.  With traditional in-person summer camps out of the question due to COVID-19, the need for virtual supplements was at an all time high. That’s where Nerd … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers to Open World’s First Esports Industry Campus in Heart of Philadelphia

Paige FunkNews & Events

Approximately 40,000 square feet in size, phase one of the campus will feature the company’s global headquarters, broadcast and content creation studios, Localhost Philadelphia – a 20,000 square foot public esports training facility, and professional team practice centers for local teams and schools; all supported by the fastest internet connection in the region PHILADELPHIA, September 15, 2020 – Nerd Street … Read More