Power by NCIX PC, UBC eSports Association opened a brand new gaming lounge. The grand opening of their official gaming lounge happened on Monday, October 17. Therefore, all registered UBC students are able to game with the powerful NCIX PC from 11AM to 4PM every weekday in room 2132 in the Nest.
For UBC eSports Association and UBC eSports fans, it is not only a room full of powerful computers. It’s a gaming lounge with rows of high-end, high-speed computers for online gaming. Moreover, it is a dream place with $100,000 worth of equipment for all UBC eSports lovers to find friends and fight for their goal.
Following are the amazing NCIX PC computer specs and computer peripherals in the UBCeA’s new gaming lounge:
i7 6th Gen Intel Processors
Asus 1060 GPUS
Corsair 16gb RAM
UBC eSports’s president Victor Ho said, “the plan with it was to promote eSports and gaming, because it’s a really good way for people to find friends and bond with people in their community. We would like to send a huge thank you to NCIX PC! We aim to create a community hub for gamers of all skill levels”.
At 800 members, UBC has the biggest eSports club in Canada. As it well known, they were traveling around North America for tournaments. Some members practice upwards of 4 hours per day. The team has already won $500,000 from the tournaments so far! We believe the new gaming lounge that power by NCIX PC will provide a better environment for them to practice and improve their skills. Besides, we believe it is also a great opportunity for more UBC students to know more about eSports.
Here’s the list of games that’ll come pre-installed on those NCIX PCs:
League of Legends
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Pokemon Trading Card Game
Heroes of the Storm
If you are an eSports fan and registered UBC student, that would be a great experience for you to game with those powerful PC. Even if you are not an eSports fan, it is also a good chance for you learn and find friends!
Congratulation for the UBCeA Gaming Louge’s grand opening!We wish the team will have better achievement in the following year!