UNLV's Console Cowboys Ready for the Esports Showdown

UNLV's best in competitive gaming will meet on campus March 8-10 when the Mountain West Conference hosts its first-ever Esports Showdown. Here, leaders of UNLV's 8-bit Esports team share their experiences building the team and how it's shaping their future careers.

In This Series

Portrait of Tyler Tsunezumi
People | March 6, 2018
The team captain for 8-bit Esports club on choosing UNLV and his plans to parlay his pastime into a career.
Portrait of Milo Ocampo
People | March 7, 2018
The co-founder of UNLV’s first esports organization on building community among gamers and UNLV’s chances of winning its first Mountain West Showdown.
man in front of gaming screen
People | March 7, 2018
The computer science major on taking a nonconventional career path and coaching UNLV's Overwatch team to esports success.
Portrait of woman in esports jersey
People | March 7, 2018
8-bit Esports member Yzzi Ocampo on the challenges female gamers face and the community she found on UNLV's campus.

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