Korea e-Sports Association (KeSPA) refuse to participate in 2017 AIMAG, Turkmenistan

The Korean e-Sports Association ("KeSPA") has announced today that it will not take part in the 2017 Asian Indoor Martial Arts Games ("AIMAG"), Turkmenistan.  In brief, the reasons for its refusal are...

DeadlyKittens acquired by Zenway Productions

Zenway Productions, an events management company, has acquired the team DeadlyKittens.  The news was brought to the public sphere via an article on the Zenway site, with the company proudly sharing on...
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Teams decided for all four CS:GO PGL Minors

The open qualifiers have concluded which means that the teams are now locked in for all four PGL Minors. The Minors are $50,000 (£44,600) eight-team tournaments based in the largest four...
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Olympic Council of Asia announces details of esports programme for AIMAG in September ’17

The Olympic Council of Asia ("OCA") has revealed details of the esports programme to run at the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games ("AIMAG") which will be held in Ashgabat,...

BITKRAFT Esports Ventures makes first move and invests in Tier One Entertainment

BITKRAFT Esports Venture, the esports specific VC fund set up by Jens Hilgers last week made its first investment. The fund has chosen to invest in Tier One Entertainment, gaming and...
Overwatch

Overwatch player and coach booked without detention in South Korea after match fixing

The player manager and coach of Korean Overwatch squad Luminous Solar have been booked without detention in South Korea after attempting to qualify for the OGN Overwatch APEX Challenger Season 2...
CS:GO

Everything we know about Chinese CS:GO

The CS:GO community has been buzzing with excitement and intrigue over a new website counting down to the release of CS:GO for China. The game will be released and developed by...
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Esports will feature in the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games

Esports in the Olympics could be on its way to becoming a reality. In a report by China Daily, it was stated that a deal between Alisports and the Olympic Council...

The Blizzard eStadium has opened in Taipei

Blizzard Entertainment officially opened the doors to its first gaming venue in Taipei this week with an exhibition League match between local organisations Flash Wolves and ahq.  Named the 'Blizzard eStadium' it's 1,652...
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Route Mobile investing $10m to create national Indian esports league

India is set to play host to a $300,000 CS:GO tournament later this year if a report from Sportskeeda.com is to be believed.  A press release was sent out yesterday which detailed...

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Events

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan...