FAQ

THE GAMING STADIUM – FAQs

 

General

What is TGS?
Where is TGS Located?
Can I come visit?
How big is TGS? (Space)
How many computers do you have?
Can I stream on Twitch while at TGS?
Where can I buy event/league tickets?
Can I book a private or a business event?
What is the pricing to play at TGS?
What is the pricing to watch at events?
I have questions! How can I contact you?

Gaming

What games are offered at TGS?
What are the computer specs?
What monitors do you use?
I don’t live in the city that TGS is in. Is there a way I can watch or compete?
Does TGS have online tournaments?

Jobs/Career

How can I get a job at TGS?
Can I volunteer?
Can I be a sponsored player for the TGS team?


General

What is TGS?

The Gaming Stadium is an esports centre located in Richmond, BC. We will be hosting numerous events ranging from viewing parties to tournaments to seasonal recreational leagues on a regular basis.

 

Where is TGS located?

The Gaming Stadium is located at 4211 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC. Right by Aberdeen Skytrain station.

 

Can I come visit?

Certainly! Our hours of operation are below:

Sunday, Tu, W, Th: 4 PM – 11 PM

Fri: 4 PM – 12 AM

Sat: 10 AM – 12 AM

Sun: 10 AM – 11 PM

 

How big is TGS? (Space)

Approximately 8000 square feet of pure esports!

 

How many computers do you have?

We have a total of 60 PCs. Our standard configuration is 48 PCs in the LAN area with another 12 on the main stage which can be scaled down to accommodate other titles.

 

Can I stream on Twitch while at TGS?

We will have a dedicated station for players who want to come in and broadcast onto their stream. During competitive events, players will not be permitted to stream from the PCs at TGS.

 

Where can I buy event/league tickets?

You can buy them online from our events page here.

 

Can I book a private/business event?

Absolutely. Please direct all inquiries to events@thegamingstadium.com and let us know what you’re looking for and we can work together to create a memorable experience for you and your attendees.

 

What is the pricing to play at TGS?

Tournament entry fees typically start at $20 but will often vary by event.

 

What is the pricing for events/leagues?

Event and league fees will vary based on the game and season length.

 

What is the pricing to watch at events?

At most of our events, spectators will be allowed in for free to watch.

 

I have questions how can I contact you?

For general inquiries, email us here info@thegamingstadium.com or use the contact page.

Gaming

What games are offered at TGS?

Games include Fortnite, League of Legends, CS:GO, Rainbow Six Siege, Overwatch, Apex Legends, DotA 2, Hearthstone, Magic: Arena, and many more! Check out our calendar of events to see what we have lined up over the next few months.

 

What are the computer specs?

Processor: Intel I5 8600K 3.5Ghz
Storage: Kingston A1000 480GB Nvme SSD, WD Blue 1TB Desktop Hard Drive
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX1080 ARMOR 8G OC  

Memory: Kingston HyperX Predator RGB 16GB 2933Mhz

Mouse: HyperX Pulsefire Surge RGB Gaming Mouse, Black

Keyboard: Alloy Elite RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard w/ Cherry MX RED Key Switches

Surface: Fury S Speed Edition Gaming Mouse Pad

Headset: Cloud™ II Gaming Headset, Black / Red

 

What monitors do you use?

Asus VG248QZ

I don’t live in the city that TGS is in. Is there a way I can watch or compete?

Follow us on Twitch, YouTube, or Twitter to stay up to date on our events. Most of our competitions will be held on-site at the Stadium itself. 

 

Does TGS have online tournaments?

From time to time, we may periodically host online qualifiers for select games.

 

Jobs/Career

How can I get a job at TGS?

You can signup for our careers emailing list to be notified the moment that we have positions available.

 

Can I volunteer?

Volunteers are always encouraged. When we look at running special events, stay connected on our careers list and on our Discord for upcoming volunteer opportunities.

 

Can I be a sponsored player for the TGS team?

The application to be a sponsored player can be found here.