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

Nerd Street Gamers To Virtually Power Third Annual Harrisburg University Esports (HUE) Invitational

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

Partnership continues with largest collegiate esports tournament in North America, taking place all-online this year PHILADELPHIA – SEPTEMBER  14, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, announced today it will power the third annual Harrisburg University Esports (HUE) Invitational, the largest collegiate esports tournament in North America, … Read More

Riot Games Partners with Nerd Street Gamers and Spectacor Gaming to Expand All-Women VALORANT™ Tournament into $50K Official Ignition Series Event, September 11-13

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

The FTW Summer Showdown Features Largest-Ever Women’s Tournament Prize Pool Sponsored by Riot, T1 and G FUEL  The Three-Day Event Creates Unique Opportunities for Amateurs and Aspiring Pro Gamers to Showcase Talent in New Emerging Esport  PHILADELPHIA – SEPTEMBER 10, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers and Spectacor Gaming are partnering with Riot Games to make the largest all-women VALORANT tournament … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Founder and CEO, John Fazio, Finalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2020

Olivia SchallerNews & Events

September 3, 2020 – The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program celebrates the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth, and prosperity that transform our world. Today, we are proud to announce our own founder and CEO, John Fazio, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 Greater Philadelphia region.  John is one of the 23 finalists that … Read More

Watch The FTW Summer Showdown, The World’s Largest All-Women VALORANT Tournament, On September 12

Paige FunkNews & Events

Originally written and published on The Official G FUEL Blog September 2, 2020 – Hold onto your Spikes, VALORANT fans: on Saturday, September 12, G FUEL is teaming up with Nerd Street Gamers, Spectacor Gaming, and T1 Entertainment & Sports  to host the FTW Summer Showdown, an all-women competitive VALORANT tournament. Featuring seven professional VALORANT teams, with one additional spot remaining open … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers and Spectacor Gaming Partner to Host Largest All-Women VALORANT Tournament on September 12

Paige FunkNews & Events

The FTW Summer Showdown Showcases Female Talent in the New Emerging Esport and Features a $10K Prize Pool Sponsored by T1 and G FUEL PHILADELPHIA – August 31, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, and Spectacor Gaming, Comcast NBCUniversal’s division that owns and operates the Philadelphia … Read More

76ers GC X CHOP 2K Showdown Powered By Nerd Street Gamers Set For Sept. 13 and 14

Paige FunkNews & Events

NBA2K 20 Tournament Proceeds Benefit Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA – August 19, 2020 – 76ers Gaming Club (GC), the NBA 2K League team of the Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment portfolio, in partnership with Nerd Street Gamers (NSG), has today announced details for 76ers GC X CHOP 2K Showdown Powered by Nerd Street Gamers. All proceeds from the two-day NBA 2K20 tournament … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Secures Two Emmy Nominations for FTW Philly

Paige FunkNews & Events

Nerd Street Gamers and Maestro Filmworks Nominated in Two Categories for 2020 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards August 6, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers secured two Mid-Atlantic Emmy nominations for its show FTW Philly, the broadcast series focusing on the world of highly competitive gaming across the Philadelphia region from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Atlantic City, New Jersey.  FTW Philly started as a … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers x FaZe Clan Day 2 Qualifier Recap

Paige FunkNews & Events

August 3, 2020 – The second and final day of the Nerd Street Gamers x FaZe Clan Qualifiers was packed with intense competition from all 125 teams participating in the event hoping to secure their spot in the August 6th – 9th $50,000 Invitational. Similar to Day 1, the first matches took place behind the scenes prior to the official … Read More