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IT'S NOT
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WHAT IS CAMPUS GAMING?
Campus esports is an umbrella term that captures the different aspects of esports in the collegiate level. From competition, to streaming, to commentating, and even backend work of managing, coaching, marketing, and design-campus esports covers them all.
WHAT IS ACADARENA?
AcadArena is the leading organization for Campus Gaming and Esports Education in the Philippines and Southeast Asia. Run by a unique team of seasoned esports natives and non-native professionals, AcadArena ensures that all student gamers are experiencing the best of what campus esports could offer.
WHY ACADARENA?
For Competitors
For Leaders
For Teachers
For Casual Gamers
For Parents
For Brands
OUR PILLARS
COMPETITION
We're here to grow local competition. Through AcadArena's combined years of experience in Campus Esports, we deliver the best collegiate level tournaments in the country across varying skillsets and titles.
CAREER
We're here to level up your career. Through our programs, modules, and access to industry professionals, students will find the foundation to develop important skills needed around the growing esports industry.
COMMUNITY
We're here to boost your community. We understand that each university will always have a unique culture and secret sauce. We emphasize respectful communication, and work with each campus to empower students and administration for the benefit of the each community.
Follow us and be part of our community!
POWER IN NUMBERS
Campus Esports has led our community to another level. Spanning hardcore gamers battling at our varsity league, to casual players participating in weekly tournament nights, we've built and continue to build the home for Campus Gaming.
100,000+ sign ups
We take the time to ensured that all of our partnered schools are developing their esports communities through our guidance and support. The Alliance Program, our program for partnered schools, allows us to keep building and improving alongside the developing campus level organizations.
500+ schools
We make competitions with games that our student love. From MOBA, to FPS, to TCG, and even creative building competitions in worldbuilding titles like Minecraft, we got our student gamers covered.
10 games
We specialize in activating the campus esports communities in the Philippines. We've successfully held events inside major universities, and and have made record attending numbers for events in the Campus Gaming!
36,000+ live attendees
SUCCESS STORIES
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IEF Jeju

DECEMBER 2018

We sent students from the University of Santo Tomas and University of the Philippines to compete in IEF Jeju.

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AcadArena Split at CONQuest 2019

JUNE 2019

We hosted the finals of the first AcadArena Split at CONQuest 2019, the largest con in Visayas. Over 7,500 attended.

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StreamCraft Campus Rivals

JUNE 2019

We hosted StreamCraft Campus Rivals, a showmatch series between Ateneo de Manila and UP - Diliman.

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Series of Talks at the University of San Agustin

AUGUST 2019

We worked with Bren Esports, Secret 6, and Rumble Royale to host a series of talks at the University of San Agustin.

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World University Cyber Games

DECEMBER 2019

We sent the Dota 2 squad from Our Lady of Fatima University to China for the World University Cyber Games.

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Nexus

DECEMBER 2019

We collaborated with the Far Eastern University - IT to host Nexus, a convention inside their school campus!

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BOOSTCAMP

FEBRUARY 2020

We teamed up with Liyab Esports to host BOOSTCAMP, a workshop for League of Legends fans.

Juan De La Cruz
President of Sage Esports
AcadArena made esports known in a country where it is not that acknowledged. It validated the career of students in esports.”
Juan De La Cruz
President of Sage Esports
AcadArena made esports known in a country where it is not that acknowledged. It validated the career of students in esports.”
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Join our nationwide network of schools and build the best campus esports experience with us.
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GAMES WE SUPPORT
VALORANT
League of Legends
League of Legends: Wild Rift
Call of Duty: Mobile
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
Teamfight Tactics
Tekken 7
PUBG: Mobile
Fortnite
OUR TEAM
THE FOUNDERS AND EXECUTIVES
Ariane Lim
Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Kevin Hoang
Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Justin Banusing
Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Mark Candella
Chief Strategy Officer
LABS
Kevin He
Director of Product
Miguel Molina
Director of Engineering
Martin Nguyen
Engineering Lead
Stephen Michael Reverente
Senior QA Analyst
Florian Baumgarte
Senior Software Engineer
Jasper Concepcion
Senior Software Engineer
Brent Carl Anonas
Senior Software Engineer
Chi Señires
Senior Product Designer
Chris Angelo Isidro
Senior Software Engineer
Mesai Memoria
Associate Product Designer
Bryan Abesamis
Associate Software Engineer
Polly Baterna
Associate Product Designer
GROWTH
Tomás Macul
General Manager - International (Brazil)
Wrexler Bayani
Content Marketing Manager
Dominic Juan
Associate Growth Marketing Coordinator
Eugene Desengaño
Associate Channels Coordinator
Edsel Gilford Paguia
Associate Marketing Project Coordinator
COMMUNITY
KL So Chan
Senior Community Manager
James Yoon
Community Lead
Kenneth Alog
Associate Community Coordinator
Cassiel Aranha
Associate Community Programs Coordinator (Brazil)
Isaiah San Miguel
Associate Community Programs Coordinator
PROJECTS
David Viray
Project Manager
Ino Barreiro
Project Manager
OPERATIONS
Dexter Ancheta
Senior Business Development Manager
Earon Villamora
Chief of Staff
Red Fernandez
Human Capital Associate
Miguel Sampaio
Senior BD & Project Manager (Brazil)
Derick De Recto
Accounting and Finance Manager
Ralph Grande
P2E Operations Coordinator and Publishing Associate
STUDIOS
Aeron Mediodia
Interim Art Director
Justinne Taperla
Associate Multimedia Generalist
Prince Elardo
Associate Video Editor
John Nathaniel Calvara
Video Producer & Editor
STUDENT SQUADMATES (CONTRACTORS)
Denee Julo
P2E Programs Assistant
Gladnel Abatol
P2E Programs Assistant
Martin Gabrielle Restua
P2E Programs Assistant
Eugene Carlos Leh Torres
P2E Programs Assistant
Lane Lyn Mateo
Student Community Moderator
Earl James Soriano
Student Community Moderator
Karl Adrian Sta. Ana
Student League Ops Admin
Ronald Jefferson Lim
Student Community Moderator
Keithlyn Laquisha Angel Tan
Student Community Moderator
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