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

Miles of Cables, Thousands of Fans: Nerd Street Gamers to Produce Philadelphia Fusion 2020 Homecoming

Paige FunkNews & Events

Will host three weekends of Overwatch League events in Philadelphia and Atlantic City, NJ  JANUARY 28, 2020 – The Overwatch League is coming back to Philadelphia. In partnership with the Philadelphia Fusion, Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, will produce the 2020 homestand(s) for the hometown professional Overwatch League team. For … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Teams Up With the Chicago White Sox for SoxFest

Christian GillespieNews & Events

Do you love baseball? So do we. Do you love esports? We do too, obviously.  Nerd Street Gamers is proud to announce that we’re hosting an open-play gaming event within the Chicago White Sox fan convention, SoxFest. Fans will have the opportunity to play the newest versions of R.B.I. Baseball and MLB the Show 19 throughout the weekend, with access … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Partners with the Rothman Orthopaedics to Promote Gamers’ Health

Paige FunkNews & Events

PHILADELPHIA, JANUARY 21, 2020 — Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, today announced a partnership with Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, a world-leader in orthopaedic care, to promote healthy habits for gamers of all ages and skill levels. This strategic partnership is being launched alongside the Philadelphia Fusion, who has named Rothman Orthopaedics … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Partners with PlayVS For High School Esports Championships

Paige FunkNews & Events

Named 2020 Championship Broadcast Partner JANUARY 15, 2020 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, today announced a partnership with PlayVS, the official high school esports platform. Under the agreement, Nerd Street Gamers has been named the 2020 Championship Broadcast Partner for the PlayVS High School Esports Championships. It will broadcast … Read More

Harrisburg University to Launch Esports Degree in Partnership with Nerd Street Gamers

Christian GillespieNews & Events

December 20th, 2019 – After establishing a successful esports varsity program in 2018 and winning the Collegiate Overwatch National Championship in early 2019, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will introduce an Esports Bachelor of Science degree program that will prepare students for in-demand careers. Beginning during the spring 2020 semester, students will be able to enroll in HU’s esports … Read More