DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2018 – OP Live Dallas Powered by Team Envy and the Dallas Fuel, a premier esports event, has partnered with Alamo Drafthouse in Irving to offer discounted movie tickets and free popcorn to event attendees. OP Live also asked Alamo Drafthouse to screen “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” a classic movie that is popular with esports fans.
Attendees of OP Live Dallas can take advantage of the special promotions at Alamo Drafthouse in Las Colinas during the evenings of Saturday, Sept. 22 and Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, after taking in daily activities at the convention. OP Live Dallas will take place at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas.
To receive discounted tickets to “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” or another movie being screened on the days of the promotion, OP Live Dallas attendees simply need to show their wristbands when purchasing movie tickets. Alamo Drafthouse in Irving will also be serving up free popcorn to attendees who show their wristbands Sept. 22-23, 2018.
OP Live Dallas Powered by Team Envy and the Dallas Fuel is being presented through the collaboration of eGency Global, a leading esports production, marketing and talent management firm and SMU (Southern Methodist University) Guildhall, the top ranked graduate school for video game design in the world.
Activities at OP Live include a collegiate Overwatch tournament, the Bounty Royale Brawl featuring Fortnite, a Hackathon, pro esports player meet and greets, “Powered Talks” with reps from the Dallas Fuel and other esports industry leaders, exhibitor hall, swag and more. Funds raised by gamers during the event will benefit Extra LifeTM, an organization that supports local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®.
To purchase tickets or learn more about OP Live Dallas Powered by Team Envy and the Dallas Fuel, visit http://www.OPLiveDallas.com/.
OP Live Title Sponsor: Reaction A/V.
Other sponsors include Team Envy & the Dallas Fuel, GameStop, Playful, The Trade Group, Pixio Gaming, Bioworld, Lucid Sound, CLX Gaming, and SMU Guildhall.
About eGency Global:
eGency Global is one of most experienced esports firms in North America offering a full suite of services from event production, customer/fan engagement, sponsorship and talent marketing to data analytics, media and strategic marketing. eGency Global is the leading strategic advisor in helping brands, event and media properties, and teams looking to navigate and capitalize on the rapidly expanding esports ecosystem.
About SMU Guildhall:
SMU Guildhall is the #1 Graduate Program for Game Design in the world. Many of the school’s founders are industry icons, and classes are taught by industry veterans. Since 2003, the program has graduated over 700 students, who now work at more than 250 video game studios around the world. SMU Guildhall offers both a Master of Interactive Technology in Digital Game Development degree and a Professional Certificate of Interactive Technology in Digital Game Development, with specializations in Art, Design, Production, and Programming. For more information, visit guildhall.smu.edu.
Deputy Director, GameLab
About Dallas Fuel
Dallas Fuel, one of 12 esports franchises selected to compete in the Overwatch League, is owned and operated by Dallas-based esports organization Envy Gaming, Inc. Envy was founded as a professional Call of Duty team in 2007 and has grown into one of the largest and most winning esports groups in the world. The internationally diverse Dallas Fuel roster consists of the best talent from around the globe. For more information on the Dallas Fuel, follow the team on Twitter @DallasFuel.
Dallas Fuel, public relations
About Envy Gaming
Envy Gaming, Inc. is the owner and operator of popular esports franchise Team Envy and Overwatch League franchise the Dallas Fuel. Founded as a professional Call of Duty team in 2007, owner Mike Rufail has grown the Dallas-based organization into one of the largest and most-winning esports groups in the world. Today, Envy Gaming competes, streams and produces content across Overwatch, Call of Duty, PUBG, Street Fighter V, Paladins, FIFA and Fortnite. Envy was named the 2016 Esports Team of the Year. For more information on Envy, visit Envy.gg or follow @Envy on Twitter.