Overwatch League 2021 schedule, tournament format released

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Overwatch League

The Overwatch League has finally released the full schedule for the 2021 season, and it will look quite different from previous years. The season kicks off April 16, and the opening games will see the two Texas-based teams and two of the California-based teams go head to head. The Houston Outlaws will play the Dallas Fuel followed by the Los … Read More

BlizzConline: Overwatch 2 updates

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Overwatch 2

The wait is over, and fans finally got more information after almost a year of no new info on Overwatch 2.  Although no mention of the game was made in the opening ceremony, fans got a 40-minute look at what was going on behind the scenes while Blizzard employees worked on Overwatch 2 from home.  Read more: BlizzConline: Diablo II … Read More

BlizzConline: Diablo II Resurrected, World of Warcraft updates and more

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Blizzconline 2021

BlizzConline kicked off Friday and the opening ceremony didn’t disappoint for Blizzard fans across many franchises.  Some of the big winners, like Diablo II Resurrected and World of Warcraft, had multiple games announced, expansion packs and more. Others, like Overwatch 2, didn’t get much of an update except for a behind-the-scenes look after the opening ceremony at what is going … Read More

What to watch this weekend in esports

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esports

Don’t know what to watch this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a rundown of some of the most intriguing games and tournaments happening this weekend. VALORANT The VALORANT Champions Tour continues Saturday with the second closed qualifier of NA Challengers, organized by Nerd Street Gamers. Originally scheduled to start Thursday, the weekend matches were pushed back due to the … Read More

Twitter reacts to L.A. Valiant dropping their entire roster

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Valiant Overwatch

On Friday afternoon, the Overwatch League’s Los Angeles Valiant announced that they were dropping their entire roster as a result of visa issues with the team set to compete in China for the upcoming 2021 season. Along with the Philadelphia Fusion and New York Excelsior, the Valiant are one of three North American franchises set to compete in Asia for … Read More

Fusion Overwatch Showcase Recap

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Fusion Overwatch Showcase

On November 10th and 11th, N3rd Street Gamers hosted the final Fusion Overwatch Showcase of the year at Localhost Arena in Philadelphia. What follows is one fan’s perspective and reaction to the tournament. We at NSG are constantly humbled and energized by our community, and when you reach out to us with your take on how one of our events … Read More

Flyers Overwatch Thursdays Are Here

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What: Flyers Overwatch Thursdays Where: Online and at Localhost Arena in Philadelphia When: Every Thursday*, beginning November 15th and running until January 24th. Championship tournament January 26th. How: Buy Tickets on Lobby.gg Flyers Grand Prize: Four Club box seats to the January 28th game and recognition on the jumbotron, four autographed Flyers items, group photo with Gritty that night, and … Read More

HUE Fest Recap

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On September 21st and September 22nd, the talented staff at N3rd Street Gamers traveled to Harrisburg University to set up and execute the Overwatch and League of Legends collegiate finals. Here at NSG, we’re always finding ways to improve the events we organize. There are many that we direct and even more that we host at Localhost, but sometimes we’re … Read More