Jul 30, 2013

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Lanhammer 2013 Gaming Tournament Offers $25,000 Prize to Winner

Lanhammer 2013 Gaming Tournament Offers $25,000 Prize to Winner

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If you find yourself in the Bay Area in August, you should sign up for Lanhammer 2013, a gaming tournament taking place in the Bay Area.  The event, hosted by two interns of Readyforce in conjunction with the college career network itself, will be giving away $25,000 dollars worth in prizes provided through various sponsors.

The event will be take place over two days and will hold tournaments that feature games like  Starcraft IILeague of LegendsDota 2Street Fighter 4 and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.  There are going to be 500 tournament slots with 300 PCs and 10 PS3s being available at the event site for competitors to use.  The entire event is designed so that college students and interns will be able to connect with prospective employers like technology and start-up companies.

Andrew Wu, co-organizer of the event, praised it saying, “Nothing of Lanhammer’s magnitude has ever been hosted in the San Francisco Bay Area,” and continuing on to express his anticipation for the event.

Lanhammer 2013 will take place at Dogpatch Wineworks in San Francisco from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Aug. 17 to 18.  The event is free so if you are interested you can sign up here at their official website.

[Source: Polygon]