Nerd Street Gamers and Five Below Partner to Bring Localhost to More Cities Across the U.S.

Paige FunkNews & Events

Five Below to introduce Localhost esports locations connected to stores October 10, 2019 – We are thrilled to announce a partnership with Philly-based retailer Five Below to expand Localhost nationwide as we continue our mission of bringing esports to everyone. Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) led our completed $12 million Series A financing round and was joined by existing investors Comcast, SeventySix … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Teams Up With Wells Fargo Center to Open First Dedicated Public Esports Space in a Pro Stadium

Paige FunkNews & Events

Localhost Wells Fargo Center brings in-person competitive gaming to Philadelphia’s central sports hub September 27, 2019 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national esports infrastructure company dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, has teamed up with Comcast Spectacor to bring a first-of-its-kind, pro-level gaming space to the Wells Fargo Center. The installation of a Localhost marks the first time a … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Teams Up With NBC Sports Philadelphia For Television Special Focusing on Gamers

Paige FunkNews & Events

September 26, 2019 – Nerd Street Gamers, a national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, has teamed up with NBC Sports Philadelphia to produce “For the Win Philly.” This broadcast focusing on the world of highly competitive gamers in the Philadelphia region will debut on NBC Sports Philadelphia+ on Friday, September 27 at … Read More

DreamSeat Becomes Official Chair Sponsor of Nerd Street Gamers and Localhost

Paige FunkNews & Events

DreamSeat’s Zipchair Gaming brand will be the official gaming chair sponsor for Nerd Street Gamers and their national network of esports facilities, Localhost. September 26, 2019 – DreamSeat LLC and its affiliates, Zipchair and Zipchair Gaming, announced a deal today with Nerd Street Gamers to name the seating and furniture company as our official gaming chair sponsor. The Zipchair Gaming … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers Gets A New Look

Paige FunkNews & Events

Confident, competitive, inclusive, energetic, and passionate. That’s who we are.  September 18, 2019 – It’s time our logo, graphic design, and the spelling of our name reflected those values.  Nerd Street Gamers has a new look. Although our legacy skull and crossbones will forever hold a place in our hearts, we’ve revolutionized what it means to be a Nerd with … Read More

Nerd Street Gamers To Power HUE Invitational

Paige FunkNews & Events

The biggest names in college esports, and thousands of devoted fans, are set to descend on Harrisburg University this week for the Harrisburg University Esports Invitational, which will pit over 60 teams against one another for cash prizes in three separate tournaments. Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, … Read More

Rowan University Partners With Nerd Street Gamers to Kick Off Esports Program

Paige FunkNews & Events

September 9, 2019 – Rowan University and Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, are entering into a unique partnership that will develop into one of the region’s largest collegiate esports gaming and academic programs. Nerd Street Gamers will invest over $1 million in the construction and development of a … Read More

N3rd Street Gamers to speak at Esports Business Summit in Las Vegas September 10 – 12

Paige FunkNews & Events

The Esports Business Summit presented by Cynopsis Esports brings together all sectors of the esports ecosystem for three days of networking, education and inspiration.  N3rd Street Gamers will be speaking on multiple panels throughout the conference. Make sure to stop by our sessions and say hi to our team! Tuesday, September 10 BUILDING A BETTER MAP: EMERGING MARKETS, VENUES AND … Read More

24 Hour Charity Gaming Event Pits Gamers Vs Cancer

Paige FunkNews & Events

Event Proceeds to benefit American Cancer Society What if we told you that you can help fight cancer by playing video games?  It’s true. You can.  On October 5, N3rd Street Gamers will team up with the American Cancer Society to host Gamers vs. Cancer Philadelphia, a 24-hour gaming event at our Localhost in Philadelphia (908 N. 3rd Street).  With … Read More

Come Play Madden 20 at the SportsRadio 94WIP Tailgate Zone presented by Xfinity on Game Day…and You Could Win $1,000

Paige FunkNews & Events

If you love football and can hit the sticks like Jason Kelce can give a speech, you have a chance to win $1,000, or at least have a great time with some of the area’s most passionate fans. We’ve teamed up with 94WIP and Entercom to host Madden 20 tournaments at 94WIP’s Tailgate Zone on Eagles Gameday located outside of … Read More