ROGUE LEAGUE SPORTS - eSPORTS
Spring registration is closed.
SPRING 2020 SEASON UPDATE!
As the impact of COVID-19 continues, our focus remains on the health and safety of our players, and the employees of our sponsor venue,
while doing our part to restrict the spread of disease. Following social distancing and other guidelines provided by DC Health,
the Spring 2020 season has been cancelled.
We will continue to follow the guidance provided by DC Health when evaluating our next season of play.
Thank you for your continued support and patience as we navigate this challenging time.
Your eSports Crew
Team DC - Partner Bar/Restaurant Staff Benefit
“Rogue Sports Supports” is a benefit, in partnership with Team DC, aimed toward assisting Rogue's LGBTQ+ Ally sponsor bars/restaurants and their staff during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Rogue League Sports will match up to $5,000 in total contributions raised through this donation website! Rogue Sports bars include The Midlands (Cornhole), Nellie's (Darts), Pitchers (Darts), and Uproar Lounge and Restaurant (eSports).
You may choose your donation for Uproar, mix-and-match among the bars, or distribute across all bars. 100% of contributions (less SquareUp processing fees) will be given to the bar/restaurant staff. You'll get a receipt for tax purposes. You do not need to be a Rogue player to donate as this benefit is open to everyone.
Just as our sponsors and staff support us during our seasons of play, it's our turn to support them during this challenging time. Please help us repay the love our partner venues have shown us over the years, and be a part of DC's LGBTQ+ social sports community that sets us apart from every other city. GIVE TODAY!
Rogue League Sports $5,000 match DEADLINE is May 1st, 2020.
SPRING 2020 INAUGURAL SEASON
Rogue League Sports, Inc. in partnership with DC Gaymers, is proud to announce the kickoff for Rogue eSports’ inaugural season with registration opening February 17th! Regular season gameplay will be held at Uproar Lounge and Restaurant, which offers a lively, tri-level bar and a small plate menu in a relaxed atmosphere with a rooftop deck! Gameplay starts at at 7pm and continues in waves throughout the night 'til 10/11pm.
For our inaugural season, we are pleased to announce that our games of choice will be Super Smash Brothers Ultimate, Overwatch, Mortal Kombat, and Hearthstone! Each season will be unique as the games will consistently change to what YOU, our players, want to play! So, if you have a game in mind that we are not playing this first season, don’t worry!Your eSports Crew,
What is eSports?
eSports is a form of organized sport competition using video games that has recently grown in world-wide popularity, and is enjoyed through multiplayer video game competitions (particularly between skilled players), individually, or as teams.
Who are Rogue eSports?
Organizationed and lead in partnership with DC Gaymers, Rogue eSports is the 3rd and newest league of the Rogue League Sports family; joining Rogue Darts, Tuesday Night Flights, and Rogue Cornhole. Rogue is an all-volunteer nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that helps educate the community on issues of importance to the LGBTQ+ community through sports and educational programming in cooperation with various local charities, and its players have donated over $275,000 to help other charities achieve their missions!
Who are DC Gaymers?
DC Gaymers (DCGY) is a local gaming group formed in January 2017 as a MeetUp group who met only once every few weeks. Since its origins at Cobalt 3 years ago, DC Gaymers has evolved into a much larger organization offering a community to all those who enjoy video games. DCGY currently meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday, and a Saturday of every month at Uproar Lounge and Restaurant, offering a variety of video and table-top games. It also provides a level of competitions via tournaments and raffles, benefitting charity, at each event. Its ultimate goal is to help gaymers make real life connections through their mutual interest in games. DC Gaymers is proud to partner with, and lead Rogue eSports!
The mission of Rogue eSports is to engage, enlighten, enrich, educate, and create a safe place for all LGBTQ+ identifying individuals and allies through gaming. The league seeks to provide a venue to foster friendly, competitive fun while also building individual skills for all players.
Rogue eSports and DC Gaymers have also become the newest associate club/leagues and proud partners of Team DC --America's largest association of LGBTQ+ sports leagues!
Below are our tentative Spring 2020 dates:
17-Feb Open Registration
02-Mar Registration Closes
17-Mar Preseason Party
24-Mar Week 1
31-Mar Week 2
07-Apr Week 3
14-Apr Week 4
18-Apr Mid-Season Social
21-Apr Week 5
28-Apr Week 6
05-May Week 7
12-May Week 8
19-May Playoffs Early Games
23-May Playoffs Final Games
23-May End of Season Party