Hosted by GMU Esports, the Overwatch Virginia Collegiate Invitational (OVCI) will be a follow-up to the successful state-wide collegiate Overwatch tournament last year. Overwatch teams from George Mason University, Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA), Old Dominion University, Regent University, Shenandoah University, Virginia Tech, and Virginia Wesleyan University will compete in an online portion of the tournament, held on February 28th and 29th. At GAMEmason 2020, the Grand Finals will be held once again at a LAN event held on the Concert Hall stage at the Center for the Arts. Tune into twitch.tv/gmuoverwatch or head to the CFA on March 20th to cheer on the finalists!
Super Smash Bros. Tournament (Bring More Setups @ GAMEmason):
GMU Esports will be hosting a special edition of Mason Smash’s weekly series, Bring More Setups (BMS). BMS @ GAMEmason will be held in the Theater Space at the Center for the Arts. Friendlies begin when doors open at 10:00am, with Ultimate singles beginning at 12:00pm and Melee singles beginning at 12:30pm. Ultimate and Melee grand finals will be played on the Main Stage of the CFA from 4:30pm – 5:30pm. Winners will receive a venue fee waiver to use for The Cave Gaming Center events. In order to participate, players MUST be in attendance for GAMEmason.