A Chicago LAN Party – 21 tournaments, one roof,
ran by Chicago’s best esports community leaders.
BYOC Seats
PC & Console Tournaments
Cash Prizes

CGC Will house two NSG Eastern Conference Championship events.

A 3 city premier amateur esport's circuit. Players who win at these events get travel, hotel, and entry to the Championship in Washington D.C.

Event Information

CGC is a 3-day - 24 hours a day - competitive gaming convention with multiple platforms, communities, and players under one roof. Brought to you by Mad City and N3rd Street Gamers.

Casual BYOC tournaments, competitive BYOC tournaments, $10,000 CS:GO NON-BYOC tournament, $5,000 BYOC Rocket League Tournament, $5,000 League of Legends Tournament, competitive Console tournaments with pot bonuses, side tournaments, vendors, artists and a lot of great events to spectate.

Our goal is to bring all the community leaders in Chicago under one roof to showcase all of the great work and communities they have.

Pheasant Run Resort - BOOK YOUR ROOM!


21 Esport Tournaments

6 Flagship Tournaments

NSG Championship Circuit Events


Other Flagship Events

  • Mad City $10,000 CHI CS:GO Open (NON-BYOC)*
  • Mad City $5,000 3v3 CHI Rocket League Open*
  • $1,000 League of Legends Tournament (Free Entry)
  • Midwest Mayhem 11 – $1,000 Smash 4 Pot Bonus
  • National Arcadian – $1,000 Smash Melee Pot Bonus
  • Dragon Ball FighterZ $1,000 Pot Bonus
*NSG Championship Circuit Events

Other Featured Tournaments

  • Mad City “side” CS:GO Tournament (BYOC)
  • Overwatch 3v3 Tournament (BYOC)
  • Overwatch 6v6 Tournament (BYOC)
  • PUBG Solos, Duos, Squads (BYOC)
  • Starcraft 2 (BYOC)
  • Dota 2 (BYOC)
  • Hearthstone (BYOC)
  • Rocket League 1v1 (BYOC)
  • Street Fighter V Singles (Console)
  • Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite Singles (Console)
  • Guilty Gear XRD Singles (Console)
  • Tekken 7 Singles (Console)
  • Brawlhalla Singles (Console)
  • Pokken Singles (Console)
  • Rivals of Aether Singles (Console)
  • Mad City “SIDE” CS:GO Tournament (BYOC)

Book Your Room

Starting at $99 a night.

  • 24/7 venue play all day
  • King, Doubles, 2 story suites & more.
  • Indoor & outdoor pools.
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For Three Days
  • Table Seat & Chair in LAN Area
  • 24/7 access to event space
  • Rocket League: Win travel / hotel / entry to $30,000 NSG Championship in Washington D.C.
  • Does not include entry to any cash entry PC tournaments
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Per Player
  • $10,000 Prizepot
  • 32 Teams
  • Win travel / hotel / entry to $30,000 NSG Championship in Washington D.C.
Register Team

FGC and Smash


Venue Fee
  • 12 Fighting Game Tournaments
  • Smash 4 and Melee Run by E2C
  • $1,000 DBF Pot Bonus
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Spectator Tickets

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About The Organizers

Founded in 2014, N3RD STREET GAMERS has hosted over 20 gaming events, and paid out over $150,000 in Prizes to 2,000+ Participants.

Mad City is a team of creative and technical professionals that create event experiences and build tools to empower others to do the same. 

E2C, second-largest regional series in the US, Midwest Mayhem! We are the home of all things Chicago Smash 4.


The MidWestLAN team, led by Alex Scheurell, has hosted LAN events for over 13 years. We are proud that we continue to meet our goal of providing fantastic events for all types of gamers.


Overwatch Chicago runs both League and Tournament events. The League event is a month long Season, consisting of pre-made teams, promoting even teams on player roles and SR of the current season.