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Gfinity pens deal to broadcast Elite Series across the world

Gfinity has announced that it has agreed a deal with broadcaster ELEVEN SPORTS to bring esports action to fans across each of the seven markets it operates in. Perhaps most notably,...

VfB Stuttgart become third Bundesliga club in esports with two FIFA players

VfB Stuttgart has become the third Bundesliga football club to enter esports, having picked up two FIFA players. They follow in the footsteps of VfL Wolfsburg and FC Schalke 04 who...

BITZER announces €20,000 fund to boost Portugese esports ecosystem

Portuguese esports agency BITZER has announced a €20,000 (£17,685) investment fund 'to stimulate the Portuguese esports ecosystem'.  It has been stated that this fund will support existing Portuguese organisations, as well as 'Portuguese...
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Razer considering IPO that could value the company at $5 billion

Razer, a renowned manufacturer of computer hardware, is targeting an initial public offering ("IPO") that could see the company valued as high as $5 billion (£3.8bn), Bloomberg reports. The share sale is...
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Former NBA star Jared Jeffries appointed President of Echo Fox

Former NBA player Jared Jeffries has been appointed President of Echo Fox, the esports organisation. Jeffries will be responsible for Echo Fox operations, including player recruitment and team development.  The appointment has...

GameCo announces licence agreement with BANDAI NAMCO

GameCo Inc., the company behind the Video Game Gambling Machine (VGM™), has announced that it has entered into a license agreement with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc..  This will see the companies work...
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ESL announces two key new executive hires

The latest from the ESL camp is today's announcement of two key global executive hires. Joining the new look management team is Rodrigo Samwell as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Martin Hubert...
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RFRSH Entertainment announce BLAST Pro Series

With RFRSH Entertainment recently announcing €7.2m in investment, with a focus on running events, the Copenhagen based outfit have now announced their first event. The BLAST Pro Series is set to...

Lawsuit-threatened company threatens media who reported lawsuit with lawsuit

As news broke of Mobile Legends creators Shanghai Moonton Technology being on the back end of a lawsuit filed on Thursday, the company chose to publish a statement on their title's Facebook page. Lambasting...
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Riot Games targets supposed League of Legends knockoffs in lawsuit

Mobile game developer Shanghai Moonton Technology is in Riot Games' sights for allegedly reproducing copyrighted material from Riot's famous intellectual property, League of Legends. In the lawsuit filed in California on Thursday, Riot...

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Capcom Cup 2016 on track to hit record prize pool target

Capcom Cup 2016's Street Fighter V tournament prize pool has now hit $342,182. This follows a $90,000 windfall from the Capcom Pro Tour DLC.  With...