• NYXL ROOFTOP WATCH PARTY AT VERSA NYC

    VERSA NYC

    (This is a collaborative ticketed event. Click the link to purchase a ticket: http://events.nyxl.gg/watchparty/esportnyc. ) Members get $5 OFF when using 'esportnyc'. Summer. Fun. OverWatch. Party. Complimenting NYXL NYC initiative, NYXL is proud to present their next NYXL Watch party this time at the amazing rooftop of Versa NYC. Ticket holders will have the opportunity to watch the games with fellow fans and party in style overlooking Manhattan! *****IMPORTANT GIVEAWAY BELOW**** NYXL loves to support the community and so we are proud to say we are also giving away FIVE TICKETS AWAY! To enter, click here: https://gleam.io/7nKek/five-tickets-to-nyxl-rooftop-watch-party-five-winners Winners will be chosen June 7th at midnight so get cracking at those entries! You can also enter daily, by sharing the giveaway, tweeting, Retweeting to increase your odds.

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  • NYXL WATCH PARTY

    The Paley Center For Media

    (This is a collaborative ticketed event. Click the link to purchase a ticket: http://events.nyxl.gg/watchparty/esportnyc. ) Socialize. Watch. Party. Complimenting NYXL NYC initiative, NYXL is proud to present their next NYXL Mixer & Watch. Ticket holders will have the opportunity to watch the games with fellow fans and party in style in Manhattan! There will be Smash setups, Mario Kart, VR, Cosplay, photobooths, and some overwatch arcade/workshop games! NYXL is also proud to feature three amazing who will be cosplaying as Ana, Mercy, and Brigette! *****IMPORTANT GIVEAWAY BELOW**** NYXL loves to support the community and so we are proud to say we are also giving away FIVE TICKETS AWAY! To enter, click here: https://gleam.io/FtLQX/nyxl-watch-party-ticket-giveaway Winners will be chosen TONIGHT at midnight so get cracking at those entries since the event is tomorrow!

  • NYC Esports Network Meetup [April]

    Waypoint Cafe

    • What we'll do [Site Visit] Join us and mingle and network with other esports fans and streamers from the local NYC area. Play some games, socialize, and have a good time. Playing on console games are free. Playing on computers will be pay-to-play. You do not have to be a streamer to participate. We send out a list of all streamers who attended so we can start a community to support each other! • What to bring If you have business cards, bring them! • 1v1 OW PC Tournament MUST BE THER NO LATER THAN 6:30 FOR SIGN UPS! Prize is TBD Sign-ups: https://forms.gle/A5VvFd8H16CdULaP8 Caster/Host Sign Up: https://forms.gle/btarBLimKBBL4Jei9 • Important to know Ever wanted to cast a game? Streamers/Fans will get a chance to cast a game! Sign up here for our rotating casters/analyst in training. LInk: TBA Are you a streamer? Caster? Host? YouTuber? Content Creator? Get spotlighted during the event on the livestream! For more details, message us via Meetup! • Bringing Games If you have a game you want to bring, let me know.

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  • NYXL NETWORK + WATCH PARTY

    221 Washington St

    (This is a collaborative ticketed event. Click the link to purchase a ticket:http://events.nyxl.gg/watchparty/esportsnyc ) Network. Watch. Connect. Complimenting NYXL collegiate initiative, NYXL is proud to present their first networking event, NYXL Mixer & Watch. Ticket holders will have the opportunity to meet professionals within the gaming and esports industry to talk about their careers and how they got there. This will happen in conjunction with the Overwatch League game vs Washington Justice. Arcade games, Smash Ultimate, and other activities are available to play on the side! All ages allowed. *****IMPORTANT GIVEAWAY BELOW**** In lieu of Narz (the admin of this org), being a featured guest at the event, we are proud to say we are also giving away TWO TICKETS to ONE LUCKY PERSON! To enter, click here: http://bit.ly/nyxlgiveaway Winners will be chosen on April 9th at 11:59 pm!

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  • Narz Presents Social Media For Public Figures: Twitter

    If you are a content creator, streamer, esports personality, or public figure social media will be your best asset for marketing yourself, your content, streams, and accounts. It is also the best indicator when searching for sponsorships, partnership, paid gigs, and opportunities. Learn the trick of the trade from industry professional Narz who has helped hundreds of streamers, content creators, and public figures perfect and practice the best social media marketing strategies to grow their brands. March Focus: Twitter 6 pm Event Starts 6-6:30 Pre-Workshop Break (Help people come in and get settled) 6:30 Social Media for Public Figures Workshop: Twitter 7:30-9pm Networking + Games Narz is a New York native formerly at The Gamer Agency as a Social Media Producer/Marketing Manager supervising social media strategy execution for major esports production and influencer marketing stratagems associated with events that happened at the Flagship Microsoft Mixer NYC Studio. She was also the social media manager for esports teams Ronin HQ and Onslaught. Previous clients worked: ESL One, Riot Games, Bethesda, Ubisoft, and Wargaming. Limited Guest: 50

  • Playcraft Presents Women in Gaming

    Microsoft

    **Women's History Month** Come to Playcraft's Women in Gaming speaker series, hosted at the Flagship Microsoft Store in New York this March. Join us March 7 as female streamers, coders and industry professionals will talk about their work and experience and answer questions from gaming enthusiasts and fans. Please follow Playcraft on social: twitter.com/Playcrafting Alexis Gepty mixer.com/pimpsc00by twitch.tv/bifuteki Alexis is a streaming expert, who currently works at a video game data science company as well as run a production company that she co-owns. Frances Troche Twitter: @ohaifrancy Frances is a social media manager and brand consultant in the gaming industry. Jennifer "Narz" Vargas Twitch.tv/Narzzzz Jennifer Narz Vargas is a full-time content creator, YouTuber, and streamer. RSVP Here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/event_registration/?eid=1759585099&locid=103261

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  • NYC Esports Streamers Meetup [Feb]

    Waypoint Cafe

    • What we'll do [Site Visit] Join us and mingle and network with other esports fans and streamers from the local NYC area. Play some games, socialize, and have a good time. Playing on console games are free. Playing on computers will be pay-to-play. You do not have to be a streamer to participate. We send out a list of all streamers who attended so we can start a community to support each other! • What to bring If you have business cards, bring them! • Important to know Are you a streamer? Caster? Host? YouTuber? Content Creator? Get spotlighted during the event on the livestream! For more details, message us via Meetup! • Bringing Games If you have a game you want to bring, let me know.

  • 5v5 League of Legends Casual Tournament

    Microsoft

    EVENT OVERVIEW Now is the time to see if you can play like a Pro! The flagship Microsoft Store in New York City is proud to host weekly League of Legends Tournaments as part of ROG Arena you will be playing on our very own Professional Esports Studio. Sign up individually or with a team to challenge local players for unique prizing. TL;DR Below is the prizing breakdown 1st Place. $15 Microsoft gift card 2nd Place. $10 Microsoft gift card Platform: PC Format: 5v5 Address: Microsoft Store - Flagship Fifth Avenue 677 5th Ave, New York, NY 10022 Tournament Time: 2:00pm to 8:00pm Details: This is a FREE LAN Single Elimination 5v5 casual tournament that takes place August 25th. Date/ Time Saturday, September 22th Check-in is 2:00pm- 3:00pm (Anyone arriving after 3:00pm will not participate in the tournament. No exceptions.) Tournament: 3:00pm-8:00pm Tournament Format: Mode: Summoner's Rift Draft Pick Best of 1 Single elimination on Summoner's Rift. (Best of 3 in Finals) This is an in-person tournament which means all games will be played at the Microsoft Store on 5th ave on the 5th floor. All players will use computers and equipment including keyboards, mice, and headset from Microsoft Store (no personal peripherals allowed). Winners will receive special tournament icons and limited edition skin as well as free RPs. Read under "PRIZES" for more details. Prizes 1st Place - 15$ Microsoft Gift Card for each member 2nd Place - 10$ Microsoft Gift card for each member Registration is open. You must be in a full group of 5 in order to participate in a tournament or apply as a free agent. Applying as a free agent does not guarantee play. You must provide the Gamertag that matches your IGN for League of Legends to redeem your prizes if you win. You must register as a full team of 5 people. Player/Team Responsibilities Acknowledgment of Rules and Regulations: By registering to participate, players acknowledge to comply with the rules and regulations of this League and with any decisions made by the staff. Delay of the Game: Every participant must make sure to perform any updates or installations before the game. Any delays that impact the flow of the tournament will result in a disqualification from that tournament In-Game Rules Bugs and Glitches: We follow Riot's lead with regards to treatment of glitches and bugs in the game. If Riot adopts a no-tolerance policy against an exploit, we will do the same. In the event of a bug that has yet to be officially addressed by Riot, we reserve the right to use our discretion in issuing a match disqualification and warning (to be followed by a permanent ban) to any perpetrators. Pausing: The game may only be paused in the event that a player disconnects. Additionally, each team may only maintain a pause for a maximum of 10 minutes (to be counted by each team captain) so as to avoid delaying the games. Community Rules Unsportsmanlike Behavior: Be respectful of each other. There is zero tolerance against hate speech, racist language, or disrespectful behavior. No trolling. Whether you are looking to meet some people to play with or already have a crew you can put together, join us! Please do not bring your own equipment as we have on site. Registration: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/event_registration/?eid=1493180553&locid=103261 On-Site Also availible

  • 5v5 League of Legends Casual Tournament

    Microsoft

    EVENT OVERVIEW This is a FREE LAN Single Elimination 5v5 casual tournament that takes place August 25th. Date/ Time Saturday, August 25th Check-in is 2:00pm- 3:00pm (Anyone arriving after 3:00pm will not participate in the tournament. No exceptions.) Tournament: 3:00pm-8:00pm Tournament Format: Mode: Summoner's Rift Draft Pick Best of 1 Single elimination on Summoner's Rift. (Best of 3 in Finals) This is an in-person tournament which means all games will be played at the Microsoft Store on 5th ave on the 5th floor. All players will use computers and equipment including keyboards, mice, and headset from Microsoft Store (no personal peripherals allowed). Winners will receive special tournament icons and limited edition skin as well as free RPs. Read under "PRIZES" for more details. Prizes 1st Place. 1500 RP, Mystery Skin (one that a player does not own), MYSTERY.icons 2nd Place. 1000 RP, MYSTERY.icons 3rd – 4th Place– MYSTERY.icons Registration is open. You must be in a full group of 5 in order to participate in a tournament or apply as a free agent. Applying as a free agent does not guarantee play. You must provide the Gamertag that matches your IGN for League of Legends to redeem your prizes if you win. You must register as a full team of 5 people. Player/Team Responsibilities Acknowledgment of Rules and Regulations: By registering to participate, players acknowledge to comply with the rules and regulations of this League and with any decisions made by the staff. Delay of the Game: Every participant must make sure to perform any updates or installations before the game. Any delays that impact the flow of the tournament will result in a disqualification from that tournament In-Game Rules Bugs and Glitches: We follow Riot's lead with regards to treatment of glitches and bugs in the game. If Riot adopts a no-tolerance policy against an exploit, we will do the same. In the event of a bug that has yet to be officially addressed by Riot, we reserve the right to use our discretion in issuing a match disqualification and warning (to be followed by a permanent ban) to any perpetrators. Pausing: The game may only be paused in the event that a player disconnects. Additionally, each team may only maintain a pause for a maximum of 10 minutes (to be counted by each team captain) so as to avoid delaying the games. Community Rules Unsportsmanlike Behavior: Be respectful of each other. There is zero tolerance against hate speech, racist language, or disrespectful behavior. No trolling. Whether you are looking to meet some people to play with or already have a crew you can put together, join us! Please do not bring your own equipment as we have on site. Registration: https://smash.gg/tournament/rog-arena-league-of-legends-program-at-5th-ave-nyc-2/events/rog-arena-league-of-legends-08-25/overview When registering, be sure to register for ROG Arena: League of Legends 08/25! In Other information where it asks "How did you learn about this event?" please say you were referred to by friend: 'Esport NYC.'

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  • MSG Ventures Play Test

    New York Live Arts

    MSG Ventures cordially invites us to a special event! MSG Ventures, part of The Madison Square Garden Company family, is currently developing state-of-the-art venues designed to deliver novel communal interactive experiences on a scale never seen before, offering unprecedented opportunities for new gaming experiences. Please join us for a playtest on Tuesday, July 31 to learn more and to beta test some of the game experiences and mechanics we are developing, and engage with us in the research process by providing your valuable feedback. To RSVP, please click here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeZxJJBINgwNtVK2eEPlHkfKCwJvHCCz9gse3TJUEp0YaBRRg/viewform?usp=sf_link Tuesday, July 31 Live Arts Theater 219 W 19th Street New York, NY 10011 Doors open at 6:30 pm and the event will begin promptly at 7:00pm. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early. RSVP does not guarantee participation; Admission is first come first served, based on capacity. Pizza will be provided.

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