Belong Gaming Arenas, a subsidiary of global esports and technology company Vindex, has revealed details about its first gaming centre in the U.S., including a partnership with Overwatch League franchise Houston Outlaws.
The first ‘experiential’ gaming centre will open at the Pearland Town Center in Pearland, Texas, which is a suburb of Houston, on August 6th. According to the release, Belong will partner with the Houston Outlaws on a series of exclusive fan-focused activities such as watch parties, meet-and-greet opportunities, and more.
The 4,800-square-foot facility will feature 48 gaming stations equipped with high-spec PCs and access to both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X installations. Equipment sponsors of the venture include HyperX, PlayStation, ViewSonic, and Mavix.
Martyn Gibbs, CEO of Belong Gaming Arenas, commented: “There is a rich history of esports and gaming in Texas thanks to the influence of teams like the Houston Outlaws. We’re fortunate to be able to tap into this passionate community alongside the Outlaws and build upon the growing gaming culture in