News

Tim Evans

Student Program Launches at Caltopia!

Student Program Launches at Caltopia!

Wouldn't it be great if gaming was part of your college education? Well, it's happening. In recent years, several major colleges and universities have started recognizing that gaming should be part of a serious education. Not only does it train focus and discipline, gaming also promotes team work and competitiveness in a demanding environment. We're taking this to heart as we're excited to announce our partnership with the University of California, Berkeley, to help launch our new Student Program at this year's Caltopia! The student program comes after our successful Military Appreciation Program, giving students in the U.S. with a valid...

Read more →


Tim Evans

Supergirls Take Gaming by Storm in Oceanside

Supergirls Take Gaming by Storm in Oceanside

Several weeks ago we wrote about an article in the LA Times that called out the gender discrepancies in the online gaming scene, specifically, the way women are treated with a bias towards disrespect. No longer. Supergirl Gamer Pro is an all-women's competitive gaming event focused on supporting women and the women who love to play games. Supergirl Pro has been around for the past eleven years, supporting women throughout traditional sports. This year, the event expanded into the esports scene to include gaming competitions. But Supergirl Gamer Pro isn't just about playing games. The organization centers around being a platform...

Read more →


Second Anniversary Gaming Chair Winners!

Second Anniversary Gaming Chair Winners!

AUGUST 4, 2017 - Last week, we concluded our second anniversary giveaway that saw thousands of participants across the globe take part in it. We would like to extend a big thanks to everyone who helped us celebrate this special occasion and announce the ten winners who were randomly selected to win either a Vertagear Triigger 275 or a Racing Series chair of their choice! The winners span five different continents, with each continent boasting two winners of their own. The winners of our gaming chairs are... From the U.S./Canada: Racing Series: @DyVJester (U.S.) Triigger 275: @tolbertian (U.S.) From Europe: Racing Series:...

Read more →


Tim Evans

The epic ESL One Cologne 2017 aftermath

The epic ESL One Cologne 2017 aftermath

Cologne: normally a quaint and peaceful city in Germany. Home to many beautiful churches, scenic parks, the beautiful Rhine River that courses through the city. You can take long walks around Cologne and find areas of interests at every turn, just like a bridge that connects west Cologne to east Cologne, adorned with what seems like a million pad-locks—all in the name of love. But there was a different feeling in the air just a few short weeks ago: a brutally competitive feeling. The sort you might find yourself intertwined in if you were a Counter-Strike: GO player. The sort...

Read more →