Gaming & Esports

Gaming and Esports Room

The Esports and Gaming Room is located in Beyer Hall and features 30+ desktops and four console gaming stations.

The console gaming area is open for drop-in use and includes PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch (PS5 and Xbox Series X COMING SOON).

*Console gaming stations are open for drop-in use only and cannot be reserved*

 

 

Desktop Games Available:

  • Apex Legends
  • Call of Duty: Warzone
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO)
  • DOTA 2
  • Fortnite
  • Hearthstone
  • Heroes of the Storm
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch
  • Rainbow Six Siege
  • Rocket League
  • Starcraft II
  • Valorant

Console Games Available: 

  • Fifa ’21 (PS4 & xBox)
  • Formula 1 (PS4 & xBox)
  • Madden ’21 (PS4 & xBox)
  • Mario Kart Deluxe 8 (Nintendo Switch)
  • NBA2K21 (PS4 & xBox)
  • PGA2K21 (PS4 & xBox)
  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate (Nintendo Switch)

Gaming Desktop Specs: 

MSI Aegis R 10SC 017US – tower – Core i7 10700F 2.9 GHz – 16 GB – SSD 512 G

  • Tower
  • Core i7 10700F / 2.9 G
  • RAM 16 GB
  • SSD 512 GB
  • HDD 1 TB
  • GF RTX 2060 SUPER
  • GigE
  • 802.11ax
  • WLAN: Bluetooth
  • 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
  • Windows 10 Home

Equipment Available to Check-out: 

  • Keyboards
  • Mouse
  • Console game controllers

You may also bring and use the following items: 

  • Controllers
  • Headphones (required with sound)
  • Mouse
  • Keyboard

*The use of flash drives is strictly prohibited*

 

Contact

Beyer Hall
2625 Union Dr
Ames, IA 50011-2029
Service Desk phone #: (515) 294-2466

Parking

Prepay parking meters are available outside of Beyer Hall on the west side of the Thielen Student Health Center. Additional prepay parking meter spaces are available south of State Gym.

Entrance

All users, omitting guests, must present a valid ISU Card encrypted with the current version number in order to enter Beyer Hall and the gaming space. See Membership for detailed information on who can use the facility and the cost for memberships, passes, and locker rental. Guests must show a current photo ID to enter.

Gaming and Esports Club

The Iowa State Gaming & Esports Club is a hub for both casual and competitive gamers on campus to meet people to play with or compete at all skill levels.

Interested in Participating? Join the club by joining the Gaming & Esports discord server – https://discord.gg/ISUGamingEsports

Hours

Sep Facility Hours

Sun
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Mon
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wed
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thu
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sat
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM