Pennsylvania Scholastic Esports League Sponsors Montgomery County Community College High School Smash Ultimate Tournament

Philly Esports is working with Montgomery County Community College to host a Super Smash Brothers Ultimate tournament for High School students. This event will be in-person at the Blue Bell Campus and will be following Covid-19 guidelines. The Pennsylvania Scholastic Esports League (PSEL) will be sponsoring this event! They are powered by the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) and are currently providing scholastic esports opportunities to high school students in more than 100 esports clubs across Pennsylvania. PSEL is excited to be partnering with Philly Esports and MCCC to grow the esports ecosystem in Pennsylvania and connect students to college…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
January 19, 2022
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Kidas Partners with Philly Esports – MC3 High School Super Smash Ultimate Tournament

Philly Esports will be partnering with Kidas for the Montgomery County Community College High School Super Smash Brothers Ultimate tournament this upcoming year. We at Philly Esports value keeping our community a safe space for all competitive gamers to come together and compete. However, especially within recent years, there hasn’t been a dedicated way to moderate younger gamers. Kidas provides a tool to help identify and address any dangerous situations that children may encounter while interacting with others in video games. From cyberbullying to predatory behavior, this affordable software will analyze the child’s activity 24/7 through voice communication as well…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
January 19, 2022
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Philadelphia Gamers reflect on how John Madden provided inspiration, opportunity & growth in the Gaming Community

Despite the loss of John Madden - the Legendary football goliath turned videogame household name; many have taken the time to reflect on the importance of Esports & the journey its undergone. Through his incredible contributions and achievements, his name will stay imprinted throughout several generations to come. Adam C. Nelson - CEO of Philly Esports had the pleasure of speaking to 6abc Action News on behalf of Philly-based gamers - read the article HERE to learn more! https://6abc.com/john-madden-video-games-esports-game/11403225/

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
December 30, 2021
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High School Esports Program Returns! (Philly Esports x LULAC x TAP Esports Center)

We at Philly Esports are pleased to announce the return of our after-school educational program for high school students with the help of LULAC & TAP Esports Center. This program utilizes Esports as the main conductor for improving teamwork, communication and to inspire & introduce students to the many opportunities within the professional circuit. By exploring a variety of titles, students can expect to delve further into the Esports world with hands-on personalized teaching.  The program started on the 1st of December and will run for 8 weeks on every recurring Wednesday at the TAP Esports Center located at 924…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
December 23, 2021
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Philly Esports Partners with Dauntless Snacks!

Philly Esports is excited to announce that we’ve officially partnered with Dauntless Snacks - A veteran-owned snack stick business! Dauntless Snacks make delicious, 100% grass-fed beef sticks that are nutritious and sugar-free. Whether you're on the go or gaming at home, Dauntless Snacks has you covered. Adam Nelson, CEO of Philly Esports says, "We are proud to partner with Dauntless Snacks as another Veteran owned business. There should be a focus on creating healthy alternative snacks, especially for gamers and esports athletes. This partnership is only one of many steps we plan to take to encourage healthy and positive habits…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
December 3, 2021
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Philly Esports becomes The Center Ring Podcast’s Title Sponsor

We at Philly Esports are pleased to announce that we’re the official title sponsor of The Center Ring Podcast - A one-stop spot for your latest Esports & Gaming news.  Tim Krajewski, host of TCR says, “We’ve known Adam and his team over at Philly Esports for some time now.  What started out with Adam introducing himself as a listener has turned into a great friendship both personally and professionally.“  He continues, “When the opportunity presented itself to have Philly Esports as the show’s title sponsor it felt like a no-brainer.  Over the last year and a half, we have…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
October 8, 2021
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Philly Esports Rebrand Announcement

Philly Esports is excited to announce our new look and rebrand. With a growing community and lots of learned experiences throughout these incredible years, we decided to move forward with a new image while championing the same cause - help esports & gaming passions and assist in fulfilling industry dreams. CEO and Founder of Philly Esports, Adam Nelson says, "We have come a long way since we started back in 2018. I am excited to announce the company's rebrand and updated graphics. As a company, we have grown and matured and it is time to represent that in our branding.…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
October 6, 2021
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Philly Esports // Opera Gx Fund // ChallengerMode

Philly Esports is honored to have Opera GX Fund a $1,000 Rocket League Tournament on Challengermode. As a tournament organizer, it’s amazing to see various platforms finding a way to initialize easier ways for players to compete in their favorite titles.  Adam Nelson, Founder and CEO of Philly Esports says “The Esports community is ever-growing, and we’re glad to be able to work with such amazing organizations to provide great events.” We’re excited to utilize this new platform and reach even a larger audience of passionate gamers. With this opportunity and newfound connections, we’ll be sure to make this tournament…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
September 8, 2021

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Camp – Postponed

We decided at Philly Esports to postpone our Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Camp to January 8th -9th, 2022. This decision was made due to us wanting to expand the event’s capabilities and to offer an even better experience for our participants. We appreciate all the feedback we’ve gotten and are going to thoroughly implement them so the Camp will be more accessible to everyone who wishes to learn and develop their gameplay. From here, we’ll be modifying the schedule, adding supplemental events, and adjusting the overall price for entry. As always, we want to thank everyone for your continued support,…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
July 15, 2021

Philly Esports Summer Series Event Changes

We at Philly Esports decided to input several changes to the Summer Series. First, we will be combining the Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War series into one event on August 14th with the prize pool being updated to $1,500. Second, the Rocket League series will be merged with our other Rocket League event - The $10K Legends Tournament. Lastly, we’re pushing the Valorant event dates to September 25th (Series 1), October 2nd (Series 2) & October 9th (Championships) while also upgrading the prize pool to $2,500. The updated schedule for the Summer Series is as follows:  Call of…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
July 12, 2021
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