Dubai X-Stadium

Plans revealed for Middle Eastern esports venue, Dubai X-Stadium

Dubai Media Office and TECOM Group have announced the Dubai X-Stadium - the first esports-dedicated venue in the Middle East. The two companies hope that the stadium will "establish Dubai as...
Hyperplay

Riot Games and MTV team for esports and music festival, Hyperplay

Video game publisher Riot Games, which is behind the title League of Legends, is working alongside MTV to launch a festival that includes both esports and music. Entitled Hyperplay, the festival will take place...
Counter Logic Gaming KIA

Counter Logic Gaming adds Kia as partner for Rocket League team

Counter Logic Gaming has brought Kia Motors on board as the official automotive partner of its Rocket League team. With this partnership will come unique content - including a piece centering...
Facebook

Facebook to implement subscription program, content creator database

Facebook is implementing a monthly subscription service for content creators with the aim of helping them form solid monetization for their videos - presumably to encourage them to move from YouTube...
PGL Cobx Gaming

PGL and Cobx Gaming partner to tackle Indian esports industry

PGL Esports has forged a partnership with Cobx Gaming with the aim of growing the esports scene in India. The companies will work together to co-produce international events. PGL Esports typically deals...
AirAsia Team Saiyan

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes acquires majority share of Team Saiyan

Tony Fernandes, the CEO of AirAsia Group, has taken to social media to reveal that he has bought a majority share in Team Saiyan, a Malaysian mobile esports organisation. It's reported that the...
Overwatch World Cup

Overwatch World Cup 2018 announced by Blizzard

The Overwatch World Cup was first launched in 2016, and Blizzard Entertainment has just announced it'll be returning for a third year. The worldwide event will take place in Southern California this November. Qualification...
King Pro League

Tencent launches franchised league for Honor of Kings

Tencent is joining the likes of the Overwatch League and the LCS with its own franchised league, King Pro League, for the popular mobile MOBA game Honor of Kings. The franchising of the league...
eNgage, LGD Gaming

eNgage partners with LGD Gaming, enters Chinese market

Esports performance drink eNgage has entered the Chinese market after entering into a partnership with LGD Gaming. The company already has offerings in Europe, with the aim of helping gamers focus when they're...

Super Evil Megacorp partners with Alibaba Group, via Alisports

Super Evil Megacorp, the developer behind the mobile esports title Vainglory, has announced a new partnership with Alisports, the sports branch of Alibaba Group.  Alisports is also the host of the World...

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Clash Royale introduces open league, $1 million finals pool

Clash Royale developer Supercell has announced an open league, The Crown Championship, taking place throughout 2017. There will be several competitive seasons, starting with a...