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Localhost | bakersfield, ca

Gaming & esports center located next door to Five Below!

Localhost provides a homebase for gamers of all skill levels to compete, build community, and improve their skills. Localhost is owned and operated by Nerd Street Gamers.

What is at Localhost?

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Professional-Grade Gaming Computers

Practice for you next esports event on the latest and greatest gear. We forgot what 60fps looks like.

  • Motherboard - MSI B365M PRO-VH
  • CPU - Intel i7-9700KF
  • GPU - RTX 2070 Super 8GB
  • RAM - 32 GB
  • Storage - 2TB NVMe M.2
  • PSU - 750 watt
  • OS - Windows 10 Pro

Consoles

Hang out and play some Madden with a friend, or bring your stick for some FGC sessions. Localhost features the latest consoles availaable for gamers. Bring your own controller, or rent one of ours!

  • Playstation 4 Pro
  • Xbox One X
  • Nintendo Switch
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What’s next door at five below?

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coming in clutch!

Visit Five Below next door to find everything you need to level up your gaming experience at home and at Localhost. 

  • Peripherals
  • Gaming Accessories
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • and more!

pricing

FREE-PLAY FOR STUDENTS! Simply bring your valid Student ID to any Localhost Monday through Friday between 4pm and 5pm and receive one free hour of gameplay.

EVERYDAY PRICES

$5

for 1 hour

$39 - 12 hours on pc

35% SAVINGS

$30 - 8 hours on pc

25% SAVINGS

$17 - 4 hours on pc

15% SAVINGS

$5 - 1 hour on pc

$5 - UNLIMITED CONSOLE PLAY
$2.50 controller rental

host your private event at localhost!

CONTACT US

ONLINE AND IN-PERSON

EVENTS

FREE TOURNAMENTS FEATURED!

Tournaments

Bootcamps

hourly gameplay

Meetups

community events

Esports Viewing Parties
register at nerdstgamers.com

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TOURNAMENTS

Whether you like to play with or against your friends, Localhost tournaments are here for gamers of all skill levels! Check out our full list of live events below and check back soon... we've got more tournaments coming to your Localhost!

Interested in hosting a private event? Click here

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Locations

Games

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS


Nerd Street Gamers is offering after school programs at Localhost this fall to gamers seeking fun and personal development through video games and esports.  Twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays, participants will have the opportunity to play their favorite games with new and old friends and learn valuable life skills within a safe, curated environment.

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Join us for Gaming and Esports After School!


  • Mondays & Thursdays | October 4 – December 20
  • 5:30pm – 7:00pm
  • Grades: 4th – 8th
  • Attendees will enjoy physical activities, coaching and tournaments for their favorite video games on professional esports equipment, daily challenges, and more!
  • Pricing varies depending on package
LEARN MORE

Daily Hours

Monday - Sunday: 11am - 10pm

HOST A PRIVATE EVENT

Event Sign-Ups

Looking for a tournament? Check them out at nerdstgamers.com.

health & safety

Localhost and Five Below care about your health and safety. All customers are required to wear a mask.

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Accessibility

We care about accessibility. Please contact us for assistance. 

age requirements

Must be 13 years or older to enter Localhost without a parent or guardian. Children 12 years old and under are prohibited from being in Localhost without a parent or guardian accompanying them.

Must be 13 years or older to compete in a T-Rated game. Under 18 must have signed parental consent to play in an M-Rated game competition. Children 12. years old and under can compete in an E-Rated event with a parent or guardian supervision.

Host Your Event at Localhost

Our space has full live stream broadcast capabilities, high-end PCs, and the latest gaming consoles. Plus enough quality trained staff to make sure your esports tournament or casual gaming event runs smoothly. Click here to learn more!

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