Esports

Transy Esports

Esports at Transylvania

Competitive gaming has come to Transylvania University.

Transy has its first esports team, giving students a chance to get in on a billion-dollar industry in a brand new, state-of-the-art gaming arena in the William T. Young Campus Center.

Our esports players hone their gaming skills while developing their communication, cooperation and quick thinking to perform at their best. You’ll compete in tournaments against other schools for real prizes and bragging rights.

Games for 2021-22 include:
League of Legends
Overwatch
Valorant
Rocket League

Esports Arena
14 computers
DXRacer gaming chairs
Large spectator screen
Overhead glare-reducing lighting
Matte black walls to reduce reflection

Coach Nicolas Thomas

Nicholas Thomas is a longtime competitive gamer who has worked with a number of well-known teams across the globe, including Team Liquid, TSM, G2, Vitality and BBQ. He was also a coach for Grand Canyon University’s League of Legends team. Thomas served in the United States Air Force as a munitions systems crew chief, specializing in precision guided missiles.