NXNE Game Land, featuring eSports and Gaming kicks off the 10 day NXNE Festival every June. The first weekend of NXNE sees professional and amateur gamers face off in high stakes tournaments featuring live play and an online broadcast on NXNE's Twitch Channel. This year NXNE Game Land ran June 8 -10 with live competition at Toronto's Concert hall, 888 Yonge.

NXNE Game Land, featuring eSports and Gaming kicks off the 10 day NXNE Festival every June. The first weekend of NXNE sees professional and amateur gamers face off in high stakes tournaments featuring live play and an online broadcast on NXNE's Twitch Channel. This year NXNE Game Land ran June 8 -10 with live competition at Toronto's Concert hall, 888 Yonge.

GAME LAND

NXNE’s hugely popular Game Land, one of Canada’s leading eSports events, kicks off the Festival each year, with online tournaments and then a weekend of live gaming and eSports. NXNE Game Land 2018 took place in the legendary Concert Hall at 888 Yonge Street, June 8 -10 followed by a rap party that featured live music and DJs..

Professional gamers as well as talented amateurs competed for cash prizes in person and on-line on NXNE’s Twitch channel throughout NXNE. Tournament qualifying games were also featured on the weeks leading up to Game Land on NXNE Twitch.

Featured games for Game Land 2018 included: Super Smash Bros, Street Fighter and Dragon Ball FighterZ.

Game Land drew competitors from across Canada as well as internationally. Game Land 2018 winners include: Super Smash Bros (First place) SDX- Laith Hamden; (Second place) iModerz - Zander Cardona; (Third place)  Riddles - Michael Kim.

Street Fighter winners: (First place) Sabour - Sabour  Baray; (Second place) VastEnd - Ahmed Zaidi; (Third place) Chi-Rithy - Henri Oung.

Dragon Ball FighterZ winners: (First place) Teemo - Luis Gomez; (Second place) VastEnd - Ahmed Zaidi; (Third place) joep - Joe P".

Congratulations to all NXNE 2018 winners -- and to everyone else who played. See you in June 2019. Watch for online qualifying games in the Spring.

 

 NXNE Game Land was jammed for fierce gaming throughout the festival's 2018 opening weekend June 8 -10 at the Concert Hall at 888 Yonge Street in Toronto.

NXNE Game Land was jammed for fierce gaming throughout the festival's 2018 opening weekend June 8 -10 at the Concert Hall at 888 Yonge Street in Toronto.

 

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 Gaming and eSports, NXNE Game Land,  kick off the 10 day NXNE Festival every year in June. Gamers battle at NXNE Game Land 2018 at Toronto's Concert Hall. June 9, 2018.

Gaming and eSports, NXNE Game Land,  kick off the 10 day NXNE Festival every year in June. Gamers battle at NXNE Game Land 2018 at Toronto's Concert Hall. June 9, 2018.