Blizzard, Tespa, and Rutgers Esports are joining forces to celebrate all things Overwatch, with a casual LAN full of prizes and contests, both in-game and out! We’ll also be hosting a viewing party for the titanic season opener of the Overwatch League between New York Excelsior and Boston Uprising. From art and trivia to cosplay and gameplay, this event has everything you need to party with your fellow heroes!
🎮 Overwatch Games
If your trigger fingers are itching, there are plenty of ways to get into the game, with a king of the hill rotation that gives you the chance to prove yourself as the cream of the crop! Game modes include 1v1 Limited, 3v3 Deathmatch, Free For All Deathmatch, and a 4v4 Lockout tournament. Whether you want to go it alone or team up with others, players who win a certain amount of games will earn prizes!
📺 Overwatch League Viewing Party
What better way to celebrate Overwatch than to watch the best in the world compete? First up, the LA Gladiators versus London Spitfire, then the Dallas Fuel take on the Houston Outlaws, and finally, the New York Excelsior face off against the Boston Uprising. Find out which teams will come out on top and see some top tier gameplay!
🏆 Junkrat’s Junkshow
Ever want to cosplay your favorite Overwatch hero, but found it too difficult or expensive? Well now’s your lucky chance to be a part of the Junkshow, with a contest entirely devoted to your best closet cosplay. Gather your best garbage gear and show us what household objects you’re made of to receive a prize, with the top cosplay winning additional rewards!
📝 Design an Agent
If you’ve ever had an idea for an Overwatch hero you want to see, and a talent for tapestry, show us what you’ve got in the Design an Agent contest! An art contest on paper and pencil, you’ll have 30 minutes to design your own Overwatch character. All participants get a prize, so don’t hold back on your creative flow!
📚 Overwatch Trivia Showdown
Test your mental mettle against other game fans in an entirely Overwatch themed trivia contest, with questions that are sure to make you dig deep. With 15 questions and two minutes to answer each one, participants will have their Overwatch knowledge tested, with everyone earning a prize in the process. The top scorer will win an additional prize, so be sure to come prepared!
We’ll be awarding and raffling prizes for all attendees and activity participants throughout the day. The first 50 attendees will also receive an exclusive Overwatch League sticker pack to support our home team!