(SOUTHLAKE, TX– May 12, 2010) The Midnight Gaming Championship season will kick-off on May 22 at the Xtreme Drift Car Show in Las Vegas! Since 2006, MGC has traveled coast to coast to more than 40 cities, providing gamers the opportunity to compete for cash and prizes in various Xbox and Wii game tournaments.
New in 2010 are a 45 foot Midnight Gaming tour bus that will provide news and updates from the road; a new presenting partner– AT&T; and the return of the MGC Finals at the end of the season. Other MGC 2010 tour stops will include: May 22, Las Vegas; May 29, Denver; June 6, Dallas; June 12, Nashville; June 19, West Virginia; June 26, Washington D.C.; July 3, New Hampshire; July 10, Columbus; July 17, Philadelphia; July 24, New Jersey; July 31, Atlanta; August 7, New Jersey; August 14, Miami; August 21, Anaheim; August 28, Oklahoma City; September 4, Chicago; September 11, Little Rock; September 18, Las Vegas; September 25, Dallas; October 2, Houston.
Midnight Gaming Championship events are free to enter and will be held again at some of the coolest venues and events in the U.S. including Xtreme Drift, Hot Import Nights, Denver Day of Rock Festival, Safeway BBQ Battle, the Global Fusion Festival and many more.
What: The Midnight Gaming Championship (MGC), presented by AT&T
Where: Xtreme Drift Circuit Car Show
Las Vegas Motor Speedway, NV
7000 Las Vegas Blvd North, Las Vegas, NV 89115
When: Saturday, May 22nd
Registration begins at noon - Tournament begins at 3 p.m.
(Online registration also at www.midnightgamingchampionship.com)
Games: Guitar Hero V, Madden NFL 10, Super Smash Bros. Brawl and EA Mobile Need for Speed Shift on AT&T Samsung Solstice mobile phone.
Win: Cash&various prizes, including a pair of Asics Gel Trail Shock shoes to each game winner. AT&T will be providing phones for the mobile game competition winners.
Recycle: AT&T will also be accepting old and unused mobile phones for recycling. Customers can drop off their phones to any AT&T mobile game representative on site.
About Midnight Gaming Championship
Since 2006, Midnight Gaming Championship has offered consumers a multi-location, national video gaming competition that partners with key brands to help raise awareness and acceptance of gaming and make competitive gaming more accessible. Midnight Gaming Championship presented by AT&T other partners include McDonald’s, iPlay Mobile Gaming, Game Pro Magazine, Gamer Grub and Asics. MGC is produced and owned by Major Gaming Championships, LLC and Affinity Sports Marketing of Dallas– Ft Worth, TX. Ronald McDonald House Charities is the official charity of the Midnight Gaming Championship. To learn more about Midnight Gaming Championship, visit http://midnightgamingchampionship.com, or call 817-749-0383.
Contact: Natalie Engle
(817) 749-0388– office