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…

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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…

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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,…

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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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Philly Esports $10K Legend Series – Hosted by the US Army

Philly Esports is pleased to announce the 10k Legend Series 3v3 Rocket League Tournament - Hosted by the US Army! This event features a large prize pool of $10,000 over 5 separate events. The event will take place online and be available to everyone within the US and US Territories.  The dates for each Cup is as follows: July 17th August 28 Sept 18 Oct 16 Nov 13 Philly Esports Founder and CEO Adam Nelson says “I’m honored and excited to work with the US Army again to host a memorable event. Given my veteran background, I’m very passionate about…

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July 8, 2021
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Philly Esports Summer Series Announcement

Philly Esports is pleased to announce the Summer Series! This huge event will feature Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Rocket League, and our very first Valorant tournament with a prize pool of over $3000. Each game will have two individual series where the top 4 teams compete in a championship. In the event a team finishes in the top 4 of series 1, and places top 4 again in series 2, the slot for the championship will go to the next team down in the ranking. The dates for each series and championship is as follows: COD: COLD…

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June 28, 2021
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Esports & Career Choices

Many dream of working in a career that inspires them. However, unlike most traditional career choices whose paths are straight cut - esports is in its own niche. There are several avenues to take, and oftentimes many get discouraged as there’s not a bonafide way to secure a spot in the industry. Most of the coverage regarding esports is predominantly around the competitive gaming aspect centered around the players. While being a professional player is a viable option, many forget that other career options are available outside of the spotlight.  Esports organizations like most, have several people who are essential…

Lily Yim by Lily Yim
June 11, 2021
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