Our LAN events are where gamers of all walks of life come together to play video games and build community. We host gaming tournaments, eat good food, hear a story, and have fun!

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What to Expect:

Expect a fun and family friendly atmosphere!

Come ready to play games with old friends and make some new ones!

We ask that you have a legitimate license for all the games you plan on playing at the LAN.

What to Bring:

  • BYOC.  PC, Monitor and ALL associated peripherals, power and video cables.
  • A sleeping surface/sleeping bag if you’re planning on crashing
  • Remember, “Good Guy Greg” downloads his game updates BEFORE he comes to the LAN!

What not to Bring:

  • Speakers, because noise pollution
  • Ethernet cables, because we’ll have them all run ahead of time
  • Power strips, we’ll have them all in place ahead of time
  • Alcohol, venue policy


Noon – Welcome & Check-In

Noon – Event Sign Ups Open

1PM – Pirates Vikings Knights

3PM HOTS Tournament

3PM BF2 Open Play

5:15PM – LAN 101 Breakout Session (Discord 101, FAQs, HOW2LAN!)

6PM Story Time with JOOOOOOOOOO / Pizza

6:30PM Overwatch 6v6 Tournament Starts – BYOT

6:30PM Minecraft Survival Server

9:00PM Case Mod Contest Starts

9:00PM TF2 9v9 Random Teams Highlander Starts

9:00PM CS:GO Open Play


12:00AM Forge Flash

12:15AM Diablo III Speed Run

1AM Sleep/Open Play

7AM-9AM Breakfast

9AM Rocket League Tournament Starts

9AM BF2 Squad Battle Starts

10:30AM Poll Game

11:30AM Final Raffle

Noon – Teardown

Grace Church Extension
565 S Cleveland Massillon Rd
Fairlawn, OH 44333

Overwatch 6v6 Tournament Form Your Own Team

Heroes of the Storm 3v3 Tournament Form Your Own Team

Rocket League 3v3 Tournament Random Teams

TF2 9v9 Highlander Random Teams

BF2 6v6 Squad Battle Random Teams

Diablo III Hardcore Speed Run Random Teams

Great group of people to game with and absolutely terrific staff! Highly recommend and I will be back!

Dan GagichJanuary 25, 2018

Great time, fun events, good people, what more do you need besides computer games to top all of that off. Can't wait for the next one

Jared SellarsApril 29, 2017

The volunteer crew did an excellent job setting up(as always), pre-run power and ethernet, plus strong wifi was a major benefit(I got signal out in the parking lot well away from the event room). Food and drink were plentiful, and the event sold out, so there were lots of kindred spirits to game with. I have been to several of these and it gets better every time(continuous improvement)

Nathan WilliamsNovember 19, 2016

Great atmosphere, great games, good food and game juice. 10/10 would play again

Andrew WilhelmMay 22, 2016

Awesome community! Some of the nicest folks to game with.

Jacob GrantJune 8, 2015

Popular games at our events:


Team Fortress 2


Diablo III

Pirates, Vikings and Knights II

Battlefield 2

Rocket League


Frequently Asked Questions

Wait...a Christian LAN?

Well, sort of. We’re seriously stoked if you’re interested in coming regardless of what you think about the church or religion in general. In fact, we consider it a privilege that you would join us. During the event, there is a short talk called “Story Time” where we give a challenge for Christians and non-Christians alike.

Do I have to be 18 or older?

If you are under 18 you need a parent, guardian or an approved responsible adult to be present at all times you are on the premises.

What if I don't have a PC?

If you’re just interested in checking out the action, just come and join us! If you don’t own a computer, hit us up on Discord to see if there’s perhaps a loaner you can borrow. We typically have loaner PCs available to rent as well.

Why does it cost money?

Every event we host at Forge Gaming has underlying costs, which we try to keep to a minimum. The cost of entry helps us defray incurred costs like food, beverage, network and server infrastructure, power cables and door prizes.

Overnight LAN?...Where do I sleep?

We have separate rooms for guys and gals to sleep in, some people end up falling asleep at their seats, or not sleeping at all! We try to have dark rooms for guys and gals respectively away from the main event area that you can set up a sleeping bag or inflatable mattress to sleep on. If it’s comfy, go ahead and bring it!

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