This weekend in AZ gaming: Ranbat finales, EVO practice and Lock-ins

14 05 2014

As summer begins to take its hold on the state, the tournament action is only getting warmer. This weekend has plenty of gaming events to partake in courtesy of AZHP Gaming, LAN Speed Games, and Spiral Series Entertainment

LAN Speed Games Lock-in (Friday)

-10 straight hours of gaming for $20 a person ($10 if you bring your own laptop or $15/person if you are a part of a group of 3) kicking off at 10 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »





Call of Duty rules the weekend!

29 04 2014

This Cinco de Mayo weekend will be overtaken with Call of Duty events from the likes of AZHP Gaming and Alphashooters. Ranbats and tournaments will be the selection for gamers aside from all the regular celebrations happening in state. Read the rest of this entry »





This weekend: Alpha Shooter, AZHP, and Arcade ’85

27 03 2014

Looks like the newest venue on the block, Alpha Shooters, is offering a lot more to players than before, while AZHP Gaming continues their ranbats, and a golden oldie returns! Read the rest of this entry »





Back in action for 2014

16 01 2014

The holidays are over and the seeming freeze on awesome gaming stuff in Arizona appears to be over. The Pause Button is revved and ready to go again with tons of stuff to do. Make your resolutions complete this year by participating in more tournaments and supporting the local scenes that put them on! Read the rest of this entry »





Halloween gaming hijinks this weekend

23 10 2013

As Halloween approaches, there’s plenty of events for all you ghouls and ghosts to enjoy. Some of them include tons of competitions and an annual event presented by the cool folks at LAN Speed Games

Black Ops II at The Gaming Zone

-A 4v4 UMG Black Ops II tournament on Saturday at 12 p.m. run by AZHP Gaming at The Gaming Zone in Tempe.

-Kicks off at 2 p.m. $3 venue fee and $20 entry fee per every team; buy-ins go toward the winners’ pot split at 60/30/10.

-For all the details, check out the AZHP Gaming Facebook event pageRead the rest of this entry »





16 10 2013

There is a nice mix of FPS and fighting game tournaments happening to fulfill your brisk fall weekend. Read more below to see the competitive throwdowns being hosted by Spiral Series Entertainment and AZHP Gaming.

Spiral Series ranbats at the Gaming Zone

-Three tournaments kicking off on Saturday at 12 p.m. at The Gaming Zone in Tempe.

-$5 entry fee per tournament (including Super Street Fighter 4: AE, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and Street Fighter x Tekken), as well as a $5 organizational fee. 

-Winners will get a split of the game pot, as well as points to overall ranking in the season.

-For all the details, check out the Spiral Series Facebook event pageRead the rest of this entry »





Rain or shine, tourneys happening this weekend!

10 09 2013

Even though the weather has been rainy, none of the gaming action in the Valley has been dampened down. There’s a good lot of events this week, starting off with the fine folks at the Phoenix Art Museum. Read the rest of this entry »