Hotel Cass Named OFFICIAL Hotel of the 2015 Big Buck World Championship

f884d749fc02be8154fa906eec5ffd48

The 2015 Big Buck World Championship, at the Hard Rock Cafe, will make downtown Chicago the place to be this October. We want to make sure all attendees have a convenient place to crash at the end of each night! The Hotel Cass at Magnificent Mile is offering an exclusive discounted rate to all Big Buck players! Only THREE short blocks away from the Hard Rock Cafe the Hotel Cass is the OFFICIAL hotel of the 2015 Big Buck World Championship.With limited availability of the discounted rate, don’t wait! Book your room today to play and stay close to the action.

1. Go to www.casshotel.com
2. Select the “Reservations” tab
3. Select “BOOK NOW”
4. Enter dates (23rd & 24th) and group code “BB1”

*REMEMBER: The special rate is ONLY available for the event dates of Friday, October 23rd and Saturday, October 24th and rooms are limited!

See you in Chicago!

– Raw Thrills Team

Big Buck HD Feature in Nitro Circus Crazy Train Docuseries

Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 2.11.56 PM

What do you get when you combine Travis Pastrana, a Nitro Circus adrenaline junkie and the 2014 Big Buck World Champion, Derek Tower? You get an epic battle of talent and Big Buck skills to see who is the sharpest shooter. Derek Tower met up with Travis PScreen Shot 2015-09-01 at 2.11.47 PMastrana and the Nitro Circus gang during their summer tour, to hold a tournament and find out which obsessed Big Buck Hunter would take home the crown. This epic battle will air on NBC Sports in October during the third episode of the highly anticipated docuseries, Crazy Train starring Travis Pastrana and his crew of daredevils. Stay tuned for more updates about the show and find out who comes out on top. Check out the show schedule HERE. Follow the Nitro Circus gang and watch them jump aboard the Crazy Train to get a sneak peek into the lives of TRUE daredevils!

 

 

Angry Birds Come to Life with NEW Angry Birds Arcade

image2

ICE and Play Mechanix/Raw Thrills have joined forces yet again to bring the most downloaded app of all time to an arcade near you. The Angry Birds Arcade is now EXCLUSIVELY at all Dave & Buster’s locations across the United States. With high definition graphics, customized levels, and plenty of angry birds to throw, this arcade will have you playing for hours. Dominate each level and redeem tickets to trade in for stellar prizes. The Angry Birds Arcade is one you won’t be able to pass up without testing out the sling shot! Read more about The Angry Birds Arcade HERE… and HERE. Want more? Read THIS too!

Pink Panther Jewel Heist – MUST PLAY

Pink Panther Jewel Heist (2)Pink Panther Jewel Heist is the newest ICE and Play Mechanix/Raw Thrills creation to take the stage at arcades everywhere. This simple joystick game requires the player to help Pink Panther scurry down 100 floors to protect his precious jewel. Along the journey, players will have to avoid snarling bulldogs, angry policemen, and a beaming red laser that can catch up to you if you don’t move fast. Can you make it to the first floor without being caught? Read more about the Pink Panther gaming experience HERE.

 

Introducing 2014 Big Buck World Championship Twitch TV Hosts Omar Jimenez and Nick Petro

RQ6A6944Raw Thrills is all about supporting the community and were more than proud to highlight their very own Big Buck World Championship Twitch TV livestream hosts accomplishments and newest endeavors since their graduations with honors from Northwestern University this summer.

Y1362fabou may remember Omar Jimenez as the big personality posting hilarious memes during the 2014 Big Buck World Championship. With a larger than life sense of humor, Omar has managed to steal the hearts and laughs of so many along his growing career. He was highlighted in Northwestern Magazine for his achievements working with CNN, NBC, and making it on the Jimmy Fallon Show. He is a go getter to say the least and will be working for NBC in Baltimore as a personality on their morning show.

1452197_10152079516473130_1602129531_nAlone side Omar at the World Championship live stream booth was Nick Petro, an academic scholar honored by Northwestern University for his achievements. You may remember Nick and his knowledge of Big Buck World Championship history, players, and gameplay. He gave live stream viewers an impeccable play-by-play of the epic two night event. Nick will be working with the Chicago Bulls as a leader in their Sales and Marketing division, paving the way for new ideas and innovations as he has always done in his life.

Make sure to tune in LIVE to Twitch TV on October 23rd-24th to watch the 2015 Big Buck World Championship at the Chicago Hard Rock Cafe! Doors open at 4pm CST on Friday October 23rd and 12pm CST on Saturday October 24th. Enjoy FREE entry and FREE gameplay all night. Don’t miss the most exciting even in the arcade gaming industry!