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

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