Connichiwa, ranbats and being an Atari creep

19 03 2014


With spring almost here, gaming events of all kinds are starting to blossom, as is evidenced by the incoming torrents of stuff for gamers to do this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »


Titans fall and ranbats away!

4 03 2014


March is now well underway with tons of spring releases incoming for the competing. This weekend Spiral Series will follow up the fantastic finish to SCR with their third set of ranbats and Titanfall finally lands on consoles and PCs next week.

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-Spiral Series are hosting their third ranbat event at the Gaming Zone in Tempe on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.

-Games include Killer Instinct, Street Fighter x Tekken, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition. 

-Entrants need to pay a $5 venue fee and $5 for competing in each tournament of their choosing. There will be individual competition payouts and a full season pay out once all the ranbats have concluded. More info here.

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Kicking off 2014!

7 01 2014

With 2014 well underway, we at the Pause Button will continue to deliver the latest info on gaming events happening in the state. While we will post here, you can get super up-to-date info on newer events via our Facebook page.

Black Ops Zombies and Marvel Madness this weekend!

4 06 2013


Summer is well underway and competition is kicking. Following up LAN Speed Games’ sold out All-Nighter last weekend would be difficult for some, but Euphoria Gaming and Fix & Play may be up to the task this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »