Dec
3

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Monday, December 3 • 7:00pm to 1:00am

Come out to Esports Stadium Arlington’s first ever Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 event! We will be holding a full 5v5 tournament, casual matches, Blackout Battle Royale and more! Bring your team or link up with others at the event!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: On Site Registration Begins
  • 7:00 PM: Blackout Tournament Begins
  • 8:00 PM: Black Ops 4 5v5 Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
4

Fortnite

Tuesday, December 4 • 7:00pm to midnight

Drop in to the first ever Fortnite tournament at Esports Stadium Arlington! The most popular Battle Royale will be open to everyone, with prizes for the winners! All skill levels are welcome, so come check it out!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: On Site Registration Begins
  • 7:00 PM: Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
5

Overwatch Community Event

Wednesday, December 5 • 7:00pm to midnight

Blizzard’s first person shooter makes its debut at Esports Stadium Arlington! Esports Stadium Arlington will be filled with Overwatch tournaments, side events, merch giveaways, and more!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: Registration Begins, Casual Play Starts
  • 7:30 PM: 6v6 Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
6

Counter Strike: Global Offensive Community Event

Thursday, December 6 • 7:00pm to midnight

Come to Esports Stadium Arlington for our first local Counter Strike tournament! This event is open to all skill levels, so if you’re interested in Counter Strike show us what you’ve got! Bring your team or form a team the day of the event!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: Registration Opens, Casual Play Begins
  • 7:30 PM: 5v5 Tournament Starts
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
9

Madden

Sunday, December 9 • 12:00pm to 8:00pm

Come celebrate the newly opened Esports Stadium Arlington with the inaugural Madden tournament which is open to all.

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 12:00 PM: Tournament Registration Begins, Casual Play Starts
  • 2:30 PM: Madden Tournament Begins
  • 8:00 PM: Doors Close
Dec
10

Fight Night

Monday, December 10 • 5:00pm to midnight

Join us at our inaugural Fighting Game event at ES Arlington! We will have tournaments for Tekken, SFV, DBFZ and Smash Bros! To celebrate Smash Ultimate’s release, we will be hosting an all-day character unlocking event where you can play games and unlock characters! Whoever unlocks all characters on a given setup first will win prizes!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10
  • Tournament Entry Fee (per game): $5

Schedule

  • 12:00 PM: Smash Ultimate Character Unlock Event Starts
  • 5:00 PM: Tournament Registration Opens
  • 7:00 PM: Smash Ultimate 2v2 Begins, Dragon Ball Fighterz Begins, Tekken 7 Begins
  • 8:00 PM: Street Fighter V Begins, Smash Ultimate 1v1 Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
13

Rocket League

Thursday, December 13 • 7:00pm to midnight

The most exhilarating sports game out there is making its Esports Stadium Arlington debut! Come check out the newly opened stadium to have a chance at being crowned our first local Rocket League champion! We will be running 2v2 and 1v1 tournaments with prizes for the top placing players. Don’t have a Rocket League team? No problem! You’ll be able to match up with other players at the tournament!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $15 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: Registration Opens, Casual Play Begins
  • 7:00 PM: 2v2 Tournament Begins
  • 8:00 PM: 1v1 Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
14

Hearthstone Fireside Gathering

Friday, December 14 • 7:00pm to midnight

Come join the fun with Hearthstone as we host the first ever fireside gathering at Esports Stadium Arlington. There will be tournaments, giveaways and something for every Hearthstone fan to enjoy!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 6:00 PM: Fireside Gathering Begins, HCT Philadelphia Watch Party Begins
  • 7:00 PM: Hearthstone Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close
Dec
15

League of Legends

Saturday, December 15 • 11:00am to midnight

Join us on the rift for our inaugural League of Legends community tournament! We are hosting a a 5v5 bracket, as well as a 1v1 side tournament. Come as a team or individual and get placed in a group to celebrate the launch of the home for Dallas-Fort Worth esports. Win LAN time, merch and more!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10 per player
  • Tournament Entry Fee: $5 per player

Schedule

  • 11:00 AM: Doors Open, Registration Begins
  • 1:00 PM: Main Tournament Begins
  • 4:00 PM: 1v1 Side Event Begins
Dec
16

Community Game Night

Saturday, December 15 • 2:00pm to midnight

The final event in our kickoff celebration is Community Game Night! CGN occurs roughly every two weeks, and is a laid back gaming event. Consoles and PC’s will be available for casual play and we will be holding small tournaments for various titles. This week, we will be having a 2v2 Mario Party tournament!

Fees

  • Venue Fee: $10
  • Tournament Entry Fee: FREE

Schedule

  • 2:00 PM: Doors Open, Open Play begins
  • 4:00 PM: Mario Party Tournament Begins
  • 12:00 AM: Doors Close

Esports Stadium Arlington

1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011, USA

General Rules

All games will be played on the default settings, unless otherwise specified, below.

  • You must provide your own controller for games played on console systems. Keyboards and mice will be available for all PC tournaments, but players are permitted to bring their own.
  • All macros available via the in-game controller configuration menu are allowed.
  • Hardware programmable input entry, rapid-fire, or other hardware assisted mechanisms are strictly forbidden.
  • Accidentally pausing the game at any time during the fight will force you to forfeit the round.
  • You must provide your own controller for games played on all systems.
  • Brook Converters are allowed.
  • Cronusmax Plus and Titan One converters are banned.

Prizing

The top 3 teams or individuals will receive cash prizes. Prizing is determined by the number of entrants in each tournament.


Registration

all registration will be handled in person; there is no online registration for Kickoff Series Events. We recommend arriving to the venue at least 45 minutes before the start of the tournament, to ensure enough time to register for the event.


Equipment

Keyboards and mice will be provided for all PC tournaments. Players are responsible for providing any controllers, headphones, or any additional hardware to be used in the tournament. Headphones and controllers are available for rental during the event, but supplies are limited and not guaranteed for every attendee.


Age Restriction

All ages are welcome at our kickoff series events. We ask that any attendees under 13 years of age are accompanied by an adult.

FGC

General Rules

  • Any player using “Random Select” to pick their character, must “Random Select” again if they win the match, provided that there is no way to pick a certain character in the random box.
  • Nintendo 3DS, 2DS, or WiiU gamepad as gamepads are not allowed.
  • Removing the battery or otherwise disabling these controllers is NOT OK. You may not use these controllers under any circumstances.
  • There is a maximum of 30 seconds allowed between games in a set.

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

  • Capcom Cup reference
  • Game version| US PlayStation 4
  • Game Settings | Versus Mode, 99 Seconds, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games, No Handicap
  • Top 8 is Bo5.
  • Legacy Controller Mode is banned.
  • Illegal Stages | Training Stage, Skies of Honor, Flamenco Tavern, and Kanzuki Beach

Dragon Ball FighterZ

  • Reference Ruleset
  • Game version | US PlayStation 4
  • Game Settings | 300 Seconds, 2/3 Games, Default Handicap, Default Damage

TEKKEN 7

  • TEKKEN World Tour reference ruleset
  • Game version | US PlayStation 4
  • Game Settings | 2/3 Games, 60 Seconds, tournament mode only
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.
  • There will be no customizing colors, custom costumes, names or items at any time before or during a tournament match. Any player that does so will be given a loss.

Smash

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Game version: US Nintendo Switch
  • Game Settings: 3 Stock, 6 Minutes, Custom Moves Off, Items Off, Equipment Off, Handicap Off, Pause Off, Damage Ratio 1.0x, Stage Hazards OFF, 2/3 Games
  • Allowed Controllers: Nintendo Gamecube controller, Switch Joy Con
  • Mii Fighters On, All movesets allowed
  • Amiibo’s are banned.
  • Starter Stages (Hazards Off): Battlefield, Final Destination, Smashville, Town and City, Pokemon Stadium
  • Counterpick Stages: Kalos Pokemon League, Frigate Orpheon, Wario Ware, Lylat Cruise, Yoshi’s Island Brawl
  • First stage is decided by (Rock Paper Scissors) best of 1. Winner may choose to either strike a stage first or select a port first. Stages are struck in a P1-P2-P2-P1 order.
  • Following stages decided by winner striking one stage from all stages and then loser choosing.
  • Winning player is not locked into the same character for the next match, but has to pick before loser selects character.
  • You may not pick the last stage you have previously won on during the set unless mutually agreed to.
  • You may not play on a stage that is not on the available stages list. This will result in a double disqualification.
  • If a game ends with a self-destruct move, the results screen will determine the winner.
  • Sudden Death with tied percentage/stock will result in a 1 stock/3 minutes playoff match.
  • There will be no loading anything on to the tournament consoles.

MOBA

League of Legends

League of Legends tournaments will be ran with the LCS Rule Set. All games will consist of Bo3 and Finals will be a Bo5. Each team will consist of 5 players and a coach if the team would like.

  • Group Stage into play offs
  • Group Stage - Single Elimination
  • Playoffs - Best of Three until Grand Finals (Best of Five)
  • Standard LCS Rules

Battle Royale

Fortnite

Fortnite will be run with a modified version of Fortnite Friday Rule Set. Each team of 2 players will drop in and play two games of Fortnite. Points will be awarded for kills and placement. After all players have played two matches, the 4 teams with the most points will advance to the final bracket.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Blackout

Each team of 2 players will play two games of Blackout. Points will be awarded for kills and placement. After all players have played two matches, the 4 teams with the most points will advance to the final bracket.

FPS

Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO)

Counter Strike Global Offensive tournaments will be ran with the Dreamhack Rule Set. Quarter and Semifinals will be a Bo3 and Finals will be a Bo5. Each team will consist of 5 players and a coach if the team would like.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Call of Duty tournaments will be ran with the MLG Rule Set. Games will be played best ⅔ maps, with maps being chosen at the event.

Overwatch

OverWatch tournaments will be ran with a modified version of the Overwatch League Rule Set. Quarter and Semifinals will be a Bo3 and Finals will be a Bo5. Each team will consist of 6 players and a coach if the team would like. Maps will be selected by the Tournament Organizers, and may vary based on the round of the tournament.

Miscellaneous

Rocket League

Rocket League tournaments will be ran with the Rocket League Championship Series Rule Set. Quarter and Semifinals will be a Bo3 and Finals will be a Bo5. Teams will consist of 2 players based on the tournament.

  • Group stages will be single elimination
  • Quarter and Semifinals will be Bo3
  • Finals will be a Bo5
  • Standard RLCS Rules

Hearthstone

  • Conquest is a match format used in tournaments. It is the match format used for the Hearthstone World Championships, with the 2015 Hearthstone World Championship being the first to use Conquest format.
  • Tournament rules define a set number of decks that each player can use for a 1v1 round.
  • Each deck must come from a different class (e.g. having two Mage decks is not allowed).
  • Depending on tournament rules, an optional ban phase may be given to players at the start of the 1v1 round, with each player being able to "ban" one of their opponent's decks, preventing it from being played for the entire round.
    To begin playing a round, each player chooses one of their decks to battle the opponent with, with the deck choice hidden from the opponent. Games are then played out with the following rules.
  • Any deck that wins a game cannot be played again, and another deck must be chosen to play the next game.
  • Any deck that is defeated may be played again in the next game.
  • The first player to win with all of their decks wins the round.

What are your hours of operation?

We are open 7 days a week from 12PM-2AM. Hours may vary on holidays and during events.


Where are you located?

We are located at 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011 right off off I-30 highway.


What is the pricing for the Gaming Center?

All the hours, prices, and info can be found on our Gaming Center page.


What is the minimum age for Gaming Center usage?

We ask that all children 13 and under are accompanied by a parent or guardian.


What type of equipment do you have at the Gaming Center?

Our Gaming Center has 30 NVIDIA powered gaming PC's with 240hz G-Sync monitors, consoles including Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One for your gaming enjoyment.


Do you sell food and drinks?

We have concessions for snacks and drinks.


Where can I find out about upcoming events?

You can follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or view our event calendar to find out the latest events that we have going on.


Do you do birthday parties?

Yes! Please contact stadium@ngage.gg for details about birthday parties.


Are you hiring?

Our Careers page will provide information on currently open positions.