Yesterday, Team NINJA announced two new contenders returning to the Dead or Alive cast, as well as detailing brand new features to help expand the online mode that’s awaiting gamers in Dead or Alive 5.
This Saturday on August 18th, 2012 Tecmo Koei is invading Hot Import Nights for its second Round of “I’m a Fighter World Championship”!
Tecmo KOEI has announced today at E3 that the latest Dead or Alive 5 will be released September 25, 2012. Furthermore, a massive competition will be held to determine the best Dead or Alive 5 player in the world. Fighting fans, you may now breathe a sigh of relief. Ahhhhh.
Hi-Rez only released Tribes: Ascend a few weeks ago, but they’re already confident enough in their playerbase, game balance, and the fan’s desire for competitive gaming tournaments. So, they’re setting up a series of tournaments worth a decent chunk of change, all things considered.
Corsair is making it rain again with the announcement of another $10,000 PC tournament . The Vengeance Cup online tournament for League of Legends, with a $10,000 total cash prize purse. Corsair has partnered with Esports Heaven, one of Europe’s premier esports tournament websites, to create and run the Vengeance Cup tournaments.
“After the success of the first Vengeance Cup for Call of Duty 4, we are very excited to continue our support for competitive gaming with the launch our second tournament for the hugely popular League of Legends,” said Ruben Mookerjee, VP and General Manager of the Components Business Unit at Corsair. “Our Vengeance K90 [...]
A few days ago Wunderkind Pictures annnounced a release date for the theatrical release of the movie noobz. Noobz is a comedy starring Jason Mewes (Jay and Silent Bob) Blake Freeman (Gawd Bless America) Moises Arias (Ender’s Game), Matt Shively (True Jackson VP), Zelda Williams, Casper Van Dien (Startship Troppers), and Jon Gries (Napoleon Dynamite).
The trailer to the movie was released a few days ago along with it’s general release date, Summer 2012. Click play at the video to see the trailer yourself.
The movie revolves around a group of four gamers who take a journey across America in order to compete in a Gears of War 3 tournament called the [...]
It has been a long, long wait for Nintendo fans for the return of the angel Pit in the Kid Icarus series. While that wait is finally over on March 23rd, Nintendo isn’t letting the final month of build up happen quietly. Starting March 8th, Nintendo of America will begin hosting multiplayer tournaments in a bracket style that will end on March 22nd in a national championship in New York City.
Each round will happen at select GameStop locations across the country:
– San Francisco, CA (March 8th) – Orlando, FL (March 11th) – Los Angeles, CA (March 15th) – New York, NY (March 22nd)
Winners from each market will be able to take place in [...]
As well all know, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 was released November 8th, 2011. With the launch of this ridiculously anticipated game, a ton of Gamestop’s around the USA held a Call of Duty: Black Ops Tournament to prepare all the excited fanatics for a long night of CoD gaming. The event was for those who pre-ordered the game up till the tourney started. It was based on the honor code, which a ton of kids broke, but it wasn’t worth whining about. I lasted a couple of rounds, along with my friend Bones, of whom I interviewed in the video below. Sorry for the terrible sound quality of the interview with the winner. Did you have any Black Ops tournaments in your home [...]
Do you fancy yourself to be pretty good at BlazBlue? Got some friends who think the same? Aksys games are looking for people just like you for the largest BlazBlue tournament to date.
Aksys Games, a publisher of interactive entertainment software, is proud to announce that the world’s biggest BlazBlue tournament, *BlazBlue Revolution*, is taking place in Japan in March 2012. *BlazBlue Revolution* is the largest international 3v3 BlazBlue tournament to date, and Aksys Games is ready to give you and your two friends a chance at the action!
Aksys Games will sponsor the winning team of the *BlazBlue Revolution US Finals* by providing full airfare and hotel accommodations [...]
Fighting game fans from all over the world are invited to grab their arcade sticks and vie for the first-ever tournament cash prize for AutumnGames‘ and RevergeLabs‘ award-winning, 2D fighter Skullgirls at Level|Up’s SoCal Regionals on Saturday, Dec. 17 in Irvine, Calif.
Having made appearances at tournaments and events across the country,Skullgirls will be featured as a side competition, with the winner taking home a $1,000 prize and bragging rights. Anyone can enter the contest, which will be held at the University of California, Irvine.
Slated for release in early 2012, Skullgirls isa new 2-D fighting game that puts players in control of fierce [...]
Earlier this week, we gave our verdict on Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad, the WWII PC shooter from Tripwire Interactive that focuses on a more realistic approach to the genre. Today, we’re here to announce that Tripwire is combining with The Wild Bunch to open sign-ups for their first competitive tournament in the game, “Scorched Earth,” with an $8,000 first place prize and a $4,000 second place prize.
The tournament will be a knockout style tournament taking place on the Countdown gametype, where one faction attacks the defending faction’s base and there are no respawns. The tournament will be split up into two divisions: USA and Europe, with [...]
Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the Vengeance™ Cup, an online Call of Duty® 4 tournament with a $10,000 total prize purse. Corsair has partnered with Esports Heaven, part of the Heaven Media Group and one of Europe’s premier esports tournament websites, to create and run the Vengeance Cup as part of the launch of their new Vengeance PC gaming products. VP and General Manager of the Components Business Unita at Corsair Ruben Mookerjee had this to say.
“We are very excited to launch our first online tournament, and the Vengeance Cup is the ideal way to celebrate our new [...]