GameWorks to add eSports Lounge on March 7
SCHAUMBURG -- GameWorks, Inc. will expand its eSports Lounge to the Schaumburg location on March 7, the company announced. Each full-service, premium GameWorks eSports Lounge is equipped with, on average, 20-40 PCs and consoles and an extensive library of approximately 100 of the most popular video games, which is continuously updated. Players can engage in play with one another casually or participate in any of the estimated 200 tournaments held at GameWorks' locations monthly. The expansion to all seven GameWorks locations across the U.S. is expected to attract players and enthusiasts to the numerous individual local and regional tournaments each venue will host.
eSports Lounges at GameWorks typically accommodate up to 100 guests, and feature multiple personal play stations and several large couches, providing ample, comfortable seating for gamers and spectators alike. To further enhance game play, guests can order food and drinks from GameWorks' new restaurant, The Works Kitchen at GameWorks,
"As an established leader in competitive gaming and entertainment, GameWorks is well positioned to capitalize on this burgeoning space. Our strong foothold in eSports -- now that we'll have Lounges in every location -- further strengthens our leadership position and will serve as a springboard for future growth," said Philip N. Kaplan, chief executive officer at San Francisco-based GameWorks.