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 »





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 »





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.

Spiral Series ranbats 3

-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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Spiral Series kicks off second season of ranbats

4 02 2014

Time to break out the fight sticks and shake off that holiday dust as Spiral Series begins their second season of ranking battles this Saturday in Tempe at The Gaming Zone.  Read the rest of this entry »





Looking to lounge? Alienware has you covered.

30 01 2014

As January comes to a wrap (already?!), we’re starting to see a nice uptick in variety for gaming events in the state. This week Arizona will be paid a visit by the Alienware team, as well as another tournament opportunity from AZHP Gaming.  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 »





Winter is here! Battle your way through the cold!

4 12 2013

After a much needed holiday break, local gamers are ready to tear into a few new titles and stave off the could with a few friendly matches. This week the action will be taking place in Tempe for the most part.

Spiral Series Killer Instinct free play

-The Spiral Series crew are hosting a friendly session of Killer Instinct this Friday at 8 p.m. at the Gaming Zone in Tempe.

-The event is free to all and meant to encourage new and old members of the fighting game community to help each other learn the new game.  

-For more info, check out the Spiral Series Facebook page 
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