Fists and Frags 3 – April 26th

It has been a long while, but it is finally time. Time to prove that everything you’ve claimed you are on Xbox Live is the whole and honest truth. Time to dig out that hoodie you wear to practice your dash-cancel combos whilst listening to Eye of the Tiger on an endless loop. Time to demonstrate the reason why every hero you play is called Carry. Oh yeah. It’s time again for our annual Spring tournament and LAN: Fist and Frags. This year is bigger and better than ever, with more tournaments than any previous event, including several new games the the event. See details below!

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LAN of Legends

BELLEVUE, NE — Looking for more League of Legends events? The 70MGame and Nebraska Gamers are hosting a League of Legends tournament and 14 hour LAN party this December 7th at their LAN Center in Bellevue, Nebraska. Doors open at 12:00 pm, the tournament begins at 3:00 pm.

Tournament entry is $10 per player and all money goes into the prize pool. Prizes will payout on a 70/20/10 split. For noncompeting LAN attendees, entry is $5. More details and RSVP can be found here.

IGO Podcast Eps. 70 and 71

IOWA — Hey! We’ve got two more episodes of the Iowa Gamers Online podcast for your pretty, little ears to hear. Dr. Macro and Mottzilla don’t take breaks, and neither should your pretty, little ears. So without further ado, we present to you more gaming related news and commentary from our two favorite Iowa boys with pretty, little ears. Okay…this took on a creepy van Gogh-esque serial killer sort of tone. Moving on…

In the episodes below, IGO discusses GTA Online,  Guardians of Middle Earth, Space Engineers, iRacing, No More Room in Hell, and much more!

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MEG-CON 2014 Dates and Location

MASON CITY, IA — Midwest Electronic Gaming has finally announced the dates for their 2nd annual MEG-CON event. MEG-CON 2014 will take place July 18-20th in the North Iowa Events Center in Mason City, Iowa, just after the North Iowa Fair. Midwest Electronic Gaming is known for their ambitious and polished events and tournaments. Last year’s event drew competitors from Iowa and the surrounding states and featured some of the best talent the region has to offer; MEG-CON 2014 is promising to be even bigger and better.

Save the dates and prepare your travel arrangements, this is THE Midwest summer gaming event.

70MGame XBOX One Launch Party

BELLEVUE, NE — The 70MGame is pumped for the launch of the new XBOX One console system, and you should be pumped too. To help you get there, The 70MGame is hosting an amazing launch party event at their LAN center in Bellevue, Nebraska. The fun stats at 6:00 PM on Saturday, November 23rd. As a show of their dedication, The 70MGame has bought 16 XBOX ONE console systems with fancy 27″ monitors, each with it’s own copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts. Yeah, that’s right, SIXTEEN new systems. Other XBOX One titles will also be available to play.

Entry is only $5 and includes pizza and soda. Not a bad deal!

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KSU Wildcraft – SC2 and LoL Tournament

KSU Wildcraft is pleased to announce our upcoming “Tanksgiving” Starcraft 2 / League of Legends tournament. There will be an online qualifier to determine the eight best LoL teams and SC2 players — who will be invited to duke it out at the offline playoffs at K-State’s campus on November 23!

Registration is open until November 20th and is capped at 32 teams (LoL) or players (SC2). This event is open to all and we invite teams from throughout Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and the rest of the Midwest to come out and participate!

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Fists and Frags 3 – April 26th

Fists and Frags 3 – April 26th

March 29, 2014 in Nebraska, Nebraska Fighting Game Community, News, Regional, The 70M Game, UNL Electronic Gaming Club

It has been a long while, but it is finally time. Time to prove that everything you’ve claimed you are on Xbox Live is the whole and honest truth. Time to dig out that hoodie you wear to practice your dash-cancel combos whilst listening to Eye of the Tiger on an endless loop. Time to demonstrate the reason why every hero you play is called Carry. Oh yeah. It’s time again for our annual Spring tournament and LAN: Fist and Frags. This year is bigger and better than ever, with more tournaments than any previous event, including several new games the the event. See details below!

Read more

LAN of Legends

LAN of Legends

November 21, 2013 in Nebraska, The 70M Game

BELLEVUE, NE — Looking for more League of Legends events? The 70MGame and Nebraska Gamers are hosting a League of Legends tournament and 14 hour LAN party this December 7th at their LAN Center in Bellevue, Nebraska. Doors open at 12:00 pm, the tournament begins at 3:00 pm.

Tournament entry is $10 per player and all money goes into the prize pool. Prizes will payout on a 70/20/10 split. For noncompeting LAN attendees, entry is $5. More details and RSVP can be found here.

IGO Podcast Eps. 70 and 71

IGO Podcast Eps. 70 and 71

November 12, 2013 in Iowa Gamers Online, News

IOWA — Hey! We’ve got two more episodes of the Iowa Gamers Online podcast for your pretty, little ears to hear. Dr. Macro and Mottzilla don’t take breaks, and neither should your pretty, little ears. So without further ado, we present to you more gaming related news and commentary from our two favorite Iowa boys with pretty, little ears. Okay…this took on a creepy van Gogh-esque serial killer sort of tone. Moving on…

In the episodes below, IGO discusses GTA Online,  Guardians of Middle Earth, Space Engineers, iRacing, No More Room in Hell, and much more!

Read more

MEG-CON 2014 Dates and Location

MEG-CON 2014 Dates and Location

November 12, 2013 in Iowa, Midwest Electronic Gaming, News, Regional

MASON CITY, IA — Midwest Electronic Gaming has finally announced the dates for their 2nd annual MEG-CON event. MEG-CON 2014 will take place July 18-20th in the North Iowa Events Center in Mason City, Iowa, just after the North Iowa Fair. Midwest Electronic Gaming is known for their ambitious and polished events and tournaments. Last year’s event drew competitors from Iowa and the surrounding states and featured some of the best talent the region has to offer; MEG-CON 2014 is promising to be even bigger and better.

Save the dates and prepare your travel arrangements, this is THE Midwest summer gaming event.

70MGame XBOX One Launch Party

70MGame XBOX One Launch Party

November 12, 2013 in Nebraska, The 70M Game

BELLEVUE, NE — The 70MGame is pumped for the launch of the new XBOX One console system, and you should be pumped too. To help you get there, The 70MGame is hosting an amazing launch party event at their LAN center in Bellevue, Nebraska. The fun stats at 6:00 PM on Saturday, November 23rd. As a show of their dedication, The 70MGame has bought 16 XBOX ONE console systems with fancy 27″ monitors, each with it’s own copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts. Yeah, that’s right, SIXTEEN new systems. Other XBOX One titles will also be available to play.

Entry is only $5 and includes pizza and soda. Not a bad deal!

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KSU Wildcraft – SC2 and LoL Tournament

KSU Wildcraft – SC2 and LoL Tournament

November 4, 2013 in Kansas, KSU WildCraft, Regional

KSU Wildcraft is pleased to announce our upcoming “Tanksgiving” Starcraft 2 / League of Legends tournament. There will be an online qualifier to determine the eight best LoL teams and SC2 players — who will be invited to duke it out at the offline playoffs at K-State’s campus on November 23!

Registration is open until November 20th and is capped at 32 teams (LoL) or players (SC2). This event is open to all and we invite teams from throughout Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and the rest of the Midwest to come out and participate!

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