Archive for the 'Tournament' Category

06
Dec
10

GatorLAN winter video

This is a short video that playWISE made about University of Florida’s gaming club, Gator Gaming, and their recent gaming event, GatorLAN Winter. Let us know what you think in the comments.

13
Nov
10

Sophomore claims victory at UF StarCraft II LAN

StarCraft II LAN
As shafts of light from the setting sun began to creep into room 110 of Rinker Hall on Nov. 6, 35 students were clashing for dominance on the alien battlefields of StarCraft II.

The event was Gator Gaming’s first member-organized LAN, which president Kyle Kirwin saw as more than a singular event but rather a new direction for the club.

“We expected it to be pretty high quality, and it has been,” Kirwan said. “We’ll definitely plan more things like this in the future — it’s kind of what we want the club to evolve into.”

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06
Nov
10

FIFA tournament at Orange & Brew

Students signing up

Several students wait for their chance to register for the FIFA tournament.


The crowd cheered as Spain scored against Madrid, and again as Arsenal scored over Chelsea. With six simultaneous soccer games, the action at the Orange & Brew on Wednesday night was nonstop during the “FIFA 11” tournament.

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30
Oct
10

Gator Gaming to hold videogame tournament on Nov. 19

Dust off your keyboards, brush up on your hotkeys and grab your game pads — it’s time for another round of videogame tournaments at the University of Florida. Gator Gaming, UF’s largest gaming club, is holding their next tournament, GatorLAN Winter, on Nov. 19 in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom from 4 p.m. to midnight, and it’s free to enter.

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26
Oct
10

UF vs. Waterloo in C StarLeague match

The University of Florida’s StarCraft II team faced off against the University of Waterloo in their first C StarLeague match of the season. Watch the slideshow presentation below to discover who claims victory and who faces defeat.

23
Oct
10

Shaun White Skateboarding and Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood events at UF

A “Shaun White Skateboarding” tournament will be held at Lakeside Residential Complex at the University of Florida on Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.

Jay Uy, UF’s Ubisoft campus representative, said that he’ll be holding a highest score competition for “Shaun White Skateboarding,” and the winner will receive a copy of the game.

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09
Oct
10

Macabre gaming festival at Digital Worlds Institute

Zombie

Above image used under creative commons license.

Zombie killing will be par for the course at the upcoming free macabre game festival being held at the Digital Worlds Institute on the University of Florida campus.

Gator Gaming will be facilitating the action in Digital World’s Polymodal Immersive Theater, or PIT, a large room filled with five 20 foot tall projection screens and surround sound. Zombie themed games, like “Left 4 Dead 2,” will be played starting at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 28.

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