2019 Winter Event Preview

Now that the holidays are over, Attendee.com is looking forward to new and exciting events around the country. From celebrating the hottest movie and music stars to rooting for favorite sports teams and athletes, Winter 2019 offers an exciting, diverse lineup of events for all attendees.…


Getting Esports Kicks On Route 66

This weekend historic Route 66 took a sharp turn into the 21st century with Central Illinois’ first sanctioned, live and in-person, League of Legends esports tournament. Held at the spacious Grossinger Motors Arena located adjacent to the famed “Mother Road”  in Bloomington, Illinois, the 2019…


Recap: Attendee.com Showdown

Villanova Wildcats Win Big Against UCONN Huskies At The Attendee.com ShowdownFew college basketball teams have more prestigious pedigrees than UConn and Villanova. The longtime rivals used to face each other all the time in the original Big East, and on December 22 they met again in a…


Holiday Gift Guide: Gamer Edition

Ten Epic Gifts To Give Your Gamer This Holiday Season 1. For The Gamer On Trend — Red Dead Redemption 2 Red Dead Redemption 2 sent waves of excitement through the gaming world when it released in October. With its wild, wild west theme and intense stunning graphics, it’s no shock that the…


Trend Watch: Apparel Brands Embrace Esports

You And Your Favorite Esports Players Will Soon Be Decked Out in Nike And Champion Esports ApparelAs esports approaches the billion-dollar threshold with a global audience of nearly 350 million viewers, it’s no wonder companies across industries are doing what it takes to strike deals for a piece…


Colleges Give Esports Athletes The Chance To Compete

Tournaments, Training, and Even Scholarships– America's Best Esports Student-Athletes Join College Esports ProgramsProfessional gaming has been thrust into the spotlight thanks to megastars like Drake and Post Malone and professional sports leagues such as the NFL and NBA. Now, universities across…


The Top Esports Venues

Where Gamers Play and Attendees Go To WatchTurkey, stuffing, football and Counter-Strike. That’s what’s on the menu for a new crop of sports fans—or at least those celebrating the grand opening of Esports Stadium Arlington over Thanksgiving weekend. At an impressive 100,000 square feet, with…


Post Malone Joins Gaming Hype With HyperX

Post Malone Is The First Musician To Be a Brand Ambassador For HyperXThe music and Esports collaborations keep coming. Last week, Drake became a co-owner of Esports company 100 Thieves; this week, HyperX announced that award-winning rapper Post Malone is the new brand ambassador for the gaming…


Trend Watch: Rapper Drake Takes on Esports

Drake Takes His Part-Time Hobby to Full-Time Esports Co-Ownership There’s no shortage of collaboration in the booming world of Esports. Companies inside the near billion dollar industry are receiving offers and talking deals with all the outsiders; from investment banks, traditional sports teams,…


Spotlight: Child's Play Charity

Gaming industry charity has one rule: Play Games, Feel BetterLike any competitive sports, the gaming industry has its heroes. And the founders of the game industry charity Child’s Play are at the top of heap. In 2003, Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins of the online comic strip Penny Arcade, responded…