February 8, 2021

Sentinels win first VCT Challengers Closed Qualifiers

This weekend saw the end of North America’s esports run for the first VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Challengers as Sentinels won the closed qualifiers. And that's a wrap! Congratulations to 🏆 @Sentinels for coming out on top in our first #VALORANTChallengers Closed Qualifiers! GGs to all the teams that competed. We're so excited about the […]

January 19, 2021

Nerd Street Gamers starts 2021 VALORANT Champions Tour

Today, Nerd Street Gamers announced it will handle the first stage Challengers and Masters esports events of the 2021 VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT). Selected as the official operator and producer, the company will lead everything from registrations to orchestrating upcoming events. Leading the competitive run, Nerd Street Gamers will be operating from January to March. […]

November 4, 2020

VALORANT First Strike Closed Qualifiers live results

NOTE: VALORANT esports results and standings updated with First Strike Closed Qualifiers tournament winners. Today marks the date for the VALORANT First Strike Closed Qualifiers, starring some of the top esports teams competing to continue in Riot Games’ official tournament. 📢 VALORANT TIME 📢 Here is your talent for the @PlayVALORANT #FirstStrike Closed Qualifiers 🎙@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] […]

September 17, 2020

Nerd Street Games announce esports facility, The Block

Yesterday, Nerd Street Gamers announced its new esports campus, The Block. Located in Philadelphia, the facility is 40,000 square feet and will become its global headquarters. Additionally, The Block will contribute to content creation, broadcasting, esports training, and professional team practice centers for local teams and schools. Welcome to The Block pic.twitter.com/0Y7NLJRqNj — Nerd Street […]

July 28, 2020

FaZe Clan VALORANT Invitational Announced for Ignition Series

FaZe Clan announced a new VALORANT Ignition Series event, the FaZe Clan VALORANT Invitational that will take place from August 6 to 9 with a $50 thousand prize pool. Twelve teams will receive an invitation to the North American VALORANT event and the remaining four spots will be determined via qualifiers. Announcing the FaZe Clan […]

October 29, 2019

Five Below to build esports venues

Nationwide retail chain Five Below has announced plans to build esports venues across the United States. After leading a $12 million equity funding round for Nerd Street Gamers, Five Below shared their plans to build up to 70 esports facilities nationwide. The 3,000 square-foot venues will be adjacent to or within Five Below stores. The […]