If you have any doubts that we’ve got a bunch of hardcore hometown gamers, just check out local hip hop label Rhymesayers . . . on their Twitch page. If you’re among our video game enthusiasts and looking to test your console skills, Level Up Games continues their competitive events with tonight’s Sm4sh On Wii U. Bring your own controller (of course), play for a cold hard cash prize. 6:30 PM. $10 entry. —Rae Antlebaum

Level Up Games MN, 207 13th Ave S, South STPL; levelupgamesmn.com