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Join us this Saturday and Sunday for our League of Legends two day Charity Tournament.

extra-lifeWe will be hosting a 2 day Extra Life charity for Rady Children’s Hospital though the event is free please feel free to donate anything you can for the event.

There will be prizes for the winners.

Food and Drinks will be provided.

And there will be extra prizes given.

if you can’t make it we will be Live Streaming and you can make donations online (more info coming).

 

The event will be held at the Microsoft store in the Fashion Valley Mall.

-Tournament begins around 12pm Saturday

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Join us this Sunday for our Halo 4 2v2 cash Tournament at our HQ.

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Join us this Sunday for our Call of Duty Ghost Cash Tournament at our HQ

sign ups start at 11am  tournament starts at 12pm

Tournament will be played on Xbox 360 no outside wireless controllers are allowed, Scuff are ok.

You are welcome to use your own headsets.

Tournaments will be cash $12 buy in per player.

No outside food or drinks are allowed, we have drinks and snacks for sale.

Where: Fanboygaming HQ 259 3rd Ave Chula Vista,CA 91910

There is free parking.

Rules will be standard eSports rules (bans and maps).

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Join us tomorrow for our League of Legends tournament

league-of-legends-logo-transparent-i19Join us for our next  League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament starting at 11am tomorrow.

Free to enter.

Prizes will be available to the winning teams.

-Held at the Microsoft store in the Fashion Valley Mall.

-Tournament begins around 11am and ends no later then 7:00pm.

-Computers are provided for the event, if you so choose, you are welcome to bring your own keyboard, mouse, and or headset.

-5v5 Double Elimination Draft pick on Summoners Rift

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Join us tomorrow for our first ever Smash Bros. 3DS Tournament.

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To celebrate the release of  Smash Bros. 3DS we will be hosting a tournament at our HQ signups start at 5pm. We will of course be hosting our regular tournaments Melee and Project M.

Players must have their own 3DS and game.

Tournament will begin at 6pm

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Our Microsoft Store October Tournament Schedule

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4. Madden 15

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10. Ultra Street Fighter 4

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11. FIFA 15

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12. league of legends

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17. Mortal Kombat 9

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18. Injustice

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24. Killer Instinct

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25 & 26th league of legends
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31. Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

All events are held at the Microsoft Store in Fashion Valley Mall.

All events are free to enter with prizes going towards the winners.

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Join us this Saturday and Sunday at the MS store for our League of Legends tournament

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Join us for our next two day League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament, September  27th and 28th.

Free to enter.

Prizes will be available to the winning teams.

-Held at the Microsoft store in the Fashion Valley Mall.

-Tournament begins Saturday, 10:00am until 9:00pm. Will continue the following morning at 10:00, Sunday ending no later then 7:00pm.

-Computers are provided for the event, if you so choose, you are welcome to bring your own keyboard, mouse, and or headset.

-5v5 Double Elimination Draft pick on Summoners Rift

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Our September Microsoft Store gaming Schedule.

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5   Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

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6   Madden 15

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12  Ultra Street Fighter 4

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13  Destiny 4v4

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19  Mortal Kombat 9

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20  FIFA 14

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26  Killer Instinct

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27  League of Legends

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Madden 15 Midnight Launch

MADDEN MIDNIGHT LAUNCHCheck out the images from Madden 15 midnight launch held at GameStop in Plaza Bonita, where we held a tournament.

 

Congrats to the winners!

2nd Place:

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Madden 25 / FIFA 14 Tournaments @ Microsoft Store 8/23

MADDEN-FIFA 8 23Check out the images from our Madden 25 / FIFA 14 tournaments held at the Microsoft Store in Fashion Valley Mall on August 23rd.

Congrats to the winners!

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Join us tonight for our Madden 15 Midnight Launch event with GameStop

Madden-15-Cover-Richard-Sherman-750x400Join us tonight at the GameStop at Plaza Bonita Mall for the release of Madden 15, things will start around 9pm and we will host a Madden 25 tournament leading up to the games’ release.

Here’s the

  • Address: 3030 Plaza Bonita Rd Ste 2024, National City, CA 91950
  • Phone: (619) 267-7880
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UMG Dallas Begins Today

UMG-Dallas-280x340-96Today is the beginning of the last major Call of Duty: Ghost tournament. All the top teams, with the exception of EG, will be competing for a $20,000 prize pool. The whole tournament will be on the Xbox One. Open bracket and several champ bracket matches will be played today. The champ bracket can be seen below.UMG Dallas bracket

 

 

The event stream can be seen on MLG.tv all weekend long.

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GamersGate Summer Sale!

GamersGate today has officially announced a reloaded Summer Sale!

The Sale includes awesome discounts on games from publishers such as SEGA, UbiSoft, Codemasters, Nordic Games, 2K, and many more.  The sale will also include discounts on hundreds of titles and popular franchises such as Borderlands 2, Assassin’s Creed: IV Black Flag, Sid Meier’s Civilization V: Brave New World, Metro Last Light, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II, Watch Dogs, and much more.

GamersGate’s Reloaded Summer Sale starts on August 18th and continues to September 8th focusing on Publisher takeover deals, 48 hour offers, week-long discounts on hundreds of PC, MAC, and Linux titles.

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FBG @ Comic-Con 2014 Part III

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Thank you to everyone who stopped by our room to visit us and play games, we had an amazing Comic-Con!! See you next year!

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Square Enix: Gamescom 2014 Sale!

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Celebrate with up to 75% off in the Square Enix Gamescom Sale –including Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn 50% Off!
Join in on the fun for this year’s Gamescom with Square Enix in the online Gamescom sale starting today and ending midday (BST) on August 18th. Discounts include Steam PC titles and boxed games including:
·         Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn – 50% off
·         Final Fantasy VII – 60% off
·         Final Fantasy VIII – 60% off
·         Deus Ex: The Fall – 75% off
·         Just Cause – 60% off
·         Just Cause 2 – 60% off
·         Murdered: Soul Suspect- up to 50% off Steam and all boxed platforms
Don’t miss out on the chance to get Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn and other awesome games at an amazing prize for a limited time only. Here’s the link to the sale!
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FBG @ Nintendo Gaming Lounge Comic Con 2014

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FBG @ Comic-Con 2014 Part II

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Gamescom 2014: 101 Ways To Die, New PC Game!

Four Door Lemon Ltd officially reveals their gory platform puzzler game ‘101 Ways To Die’ on the UKIE stand at Gamescom, Cologne.
It isn’t just about passing away you see, it’s about passing away in style!

101 Ways To Die is a puzzle platformer with a interesting combo full of dark humour and cartoon gore. As the assistant of an eccentric (probably evil) scientist, Professor Splatunfuder, it’s your job to help him in restoring a damaged recipe book. Don’t be confused by the recipes your mom makes, since these are recipes for dispatching your enemies in the most stylish ways possible. The name of the book is 101 Ways To Die!

Key Features:

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Join us today for our FIFA 14 Cash Tournament

fifa14-northamerica-boxart_656x369Join us later today for our FIFA 14 cash tournament warm ups start at 5pm and the tournament begins at 6pm.

there will also be casuals if you just want to hang out.

Tournament will be played on Xbox 360 no outside wireless controllers are allowed, we provided controllers

You are welcome to use your own wired controller.

Tournaments will be cash $10 buy in.

No outside food or drinks are allowed, we have drinks and snacks for sale.

Where: Fanboygaming HQ 259 3rd Ave Chula Vista,CA 91910

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Join us for our next League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament, Spots are filling fast!

league-of-legends-logo-transparent-i19Join us for our next League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament at the Microsoft Store, August 10th

-Held at the Microsoft store in the Fashion Valley Mall.

-Tournament begins Sunday morning at 10:00  ending no later then 7:00pm.

-Computers are provided for the event, if you so choose, you are welcome to bring your own keyboard,mouse, and or headset.

-5v5 Double Elimination Draft pick on Summoners Rift

-There is a team limit of 8 teams be sure to sign up to lock in your spot, you can sign up at Events@Fanboygaming.com please provide team name and each player on team (no subs) once the event starts you will play with the players you signed up with.

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Minecraft Month at GAME!

This August, leading videogames retailer, GAME is officially launching Minecraft Month – a four week long series of in-store events.

With over 140 GAME stores taking part across the UK, Minecraft Month will see the stores hold a host of awesome activities including building challenges, timed building competitions and tournaments.

Having grown from a cult classic to a genuine cultural popularity, Minecraft’s retro, 8-bit style graphics and limitless potential to wander and create in a 3D world has earned the game legion of fans across the UK. This month long series of events will definitely keep the entire family hooked this summer and whether you’re a Minecraft veteran or taking your first steps into this unique world, there is something for everyone.

Dave Howard, Stores Director at GAME said: “Mincecraft is hugely popular and we know how passionately gamers have embraced the game. Minecraft Month celebrates the nation’s love of the game and will bring the local gaming communities together for some amazing in-store events this summer.” All lock in events are free to attend and will be held in the following locations on the following dates: (prepare to scroll A LOT)

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FBG @ Comic-Con 2014 Highlights Part I

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Nintendo Games and Lounge Impressions | San Diego Comic-Con 2014

We got to check out all of Nintendo’s upcoming titles, plus a few from their current library. The lounge was set up so both 3DS and WiiU titles were given room to shine. The room even welcomed bringing in your own 3DS to charge and play with others.

You looking forward to Nintendo’s upcoming line-up?

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A Look Into Super Smash Bros. 4 at Comic-Con

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Another year, another mob of people clogging the streets of downtown San Diego as they attend Comic-con 2014, one of the biggest video game, comic book, and pop-culture events in the world. The main floor is always jam packed with booths and attractions. People all over hawk their wares; artists sell their great works, and game and movie developers premier their trailers for the next great blockbuster. Of the many game demos available at Comic-con, I was most attracted to the new Super Smash Bros. game that was playable on the 3DS at the Capcom booth and on the Wii U as well at the Nintendo lounge in the Marriott hotel. What I soon discovered was the chance the Smash Bros. team was giving to win a T-shirt. All you had to do was beat a single-player mode then win in a 4-player free-for-all match. The event went on every day with the only restriction that the event withdrew from the convention floor to the Nintendo lounge on Sunday. I was unable to win a shirt, but it was a rather fun way of getting a first look at the new game.

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Join us for our next League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament

league-of-legends-logo-transparent-i19Join us for our next League of Legends 5v5 Team Tournament at the Microsoft Store, August 10th

-Held at the Microsoft store in the Fashion Valley Mall.

-Tournament begins Sunday morning at 10:00  ending no later then 7:00pm.

-Computers are provided for the event, if you so choose, you are welcome to bring your own keyboard,mouse, and or headset.

-5v5 Double Elimination Draft pick on Summoners Rift

-There is a team limit of 8 teams be sure to sign up to lock in your spot, you can sign up at Events@Fanboygaming.com please provide team name and each player on team (no subs) once the event starts you will play with the players you signed up with.

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New events added to our Weekly Tournaments at our HQ

scheduleWe of course upgraded to Ultra Street Fighter 4 which we’ll be hosting every Saturday evening along with Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3. Also after a lot of request we added FIFA 14 Fridays along with Madden 25 warm ups begin at 5pm with tournaments beginning at 6pm.

Apart from the tournaments we also offer casuals for those who just want to hangout and not have to play in tournaments.

No outside food or drinks are allowed, we have drinks and snacks for sale.

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Where: Fanboygaming HQ 259 3rd Ave Chula Vista,CA 91910

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