Cooks has hosted many gaming tournaments and has organized this tournament especially to raise awareness on the financial possibilities available though video gaming for interested persons, and particularly our youth.
He calls on the “Street Fighter 5” generation who are 18 years and over to register for the tournament, and all other interested persons to come out to the DP Headquarters at the Bute Hotel to support this initiative..
Marvio Cooks is a living example of how gaming can be used as a money maker. While studying in Tallahassee, Florida, I founded the Tallahassee Gamers League and was co-founder of the Florida A&M University Video Game Club (FAMU VGC). Through my involvement in the gaming industry, I am frequently asked by major game producers world wide to test games both in playability and technicalities," stated Marvio Cooks.
To make the event more interesting, Cooks will incorporate some of the gaming practices he adopted while studying in the USA. Cooks mentions using blindfolds and holding one hand behind the back as a way to make the game more challenging. As an incentive to promote gaming as an alternative to negative habits and behaviors amongst our youth, Cooks has organized some prizes including a Playstation 4 for the winner.
Cooks is dedicated to creating more opportunities for our youth and believes that by exposing our people to the financial possibilities video gaming can offer we can encourage persons to focus on positive social activities such.
He calls on all proficient gamers, viewers, and interested persons to come out the 24th to support and learn about opportunities to make gaming a money making venture. Applicants can contact Marvio Cooks on FaceBook @VoteForCooks or register @ www.challenge.com/SFVDP12.