Millennial Esports Brings First Sanctioned Madden Tournament to West Coast
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“thE Arena”, the new Downtown Las Vegas Esports Arena, hosts the Millennial Esports Madden NFL 17 Xbox Open and Millennial Esports Madden NFL 17 PlayStation Open in three days. Amateur and aspiring professional Madden NFL players nationwide, age 18 and above, may enter one or both tournaments for a chance to win a share of the $10,000 prize pool. Winners also earndouble MCS points to qualify for the Madden Championship, a $500,000e prize pool tournament in May 2017, where one player will be crowned Champion of Madden NFL 17.
Millennial Esports, PlayStation 4 (PS4), Xbox One and EA Sports presents the first sanctioned Madden tournament on the West Coast.
Available for interviews: Millennial Esports CEO, Alex Igelman; NFL’s Madden America TV host, Dave Grunfeld and Producer Michael Kerman; Neonopolis Owner, Rohit Joshi.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
9:00 a.m. – Doors open, tournament registration
10:00 a.m. – Round Robin Qualifiers Schedule Wave A
1:00 p.m. – Round Robin Qualifiers Schedule Wave B
4:00 p.m. – Round Robin Qualifiers Schedule Wave C
7:00 p.m. – Madden Challenger Series Doubleheader
Sunday, March 26, 2017
11:00 a.m. Top 16 Playoffs (Top 8 Xbox = Top 8 PlayStation)
7:00 p.m. PlayStation Championship
8:00 p.m. Xbox Championship
Neonopolis (3rd Floor)
450 Fremont Street
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
Parking: Live Trucks – Neonopolis loading dock at Ogden near 4th Street
All other vehicles – 4th Street Parking Garage
Interviews during tournament: Media are free to frequent the arena and main hall, but must have an escort inside the Pro Player Lounge, on stage, in the production pit or next to casters..
National media: A shuttle will be available from Downtown area hotels to the Neonopolis.
More About Millennial Esports Corporation:
Millennial Esports Corp. owns and operates “thE Arena”, Las Vegas’ first permanent eSports Arena and studio. “thE Arena” is a state of the art 15,000 square foot facility located on world famous Fremont Street, at the Neonopolis, in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas.
The Company operates millennialesports.gg, an eSports platform and online community, which provides gamers with a variety of online competitions, leagues and ladders, giving them an opportunity to win prizes and garner recognition within the global eSports community. In addition, the Company provides turnkey solutions to give game publishers, consumer brands and other partners exposure and influence on a targeted audience, thereby enabling them to generate new revenue streams by leveraging this unique and highly sought after global demographic.