Endless deadlines and unpaid prize money…what’s happening to Game Show?

For more than a year, Game Show has not held major tournaments. In April, sources claimed that it was being closed due to numerous debts. Game Show denied it – they...
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All-women’s college offers Overwatch esports scholarship

Continuing the trend of colleges offering esports scholarships is a small all-women's college in the Midwest. Stephen's College, located in the state of Missouri, have announced their intention to begin offering...
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This week in Esports: Spartak, Olympics, broadcast rights and MediaMarkt

It has been reported this week that a Alisports and the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) have struck a deal which will see esports feature in the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games. Furthermore, Spartak Moscow the esteemed...

ESI Esports Gambling Report: Volume 9

We're in the midst of a busy time in esports competition, with Dota 2's Kiev Major set to get underway next week and the inaugural CS_Summit commencing last night.  Whilst there's just...

Youtuber Chief Pat forms Tribe Gaming and enters both Vainglory and Clash Royale

Chief Pat, a Youtuber with over 2.3 million subscribers, announced earlier this week that he has launched his own mobile esports organisation called Tribe Gaming. In a video revelation on his channel,...
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ELEAGUE announce Street Fighter V celebrity showmatch for charity

ELEAGUE have announced a Street Fighter V Celebrity Showdown to air on Friday, April 28th in support of various charities. The Emmy nominated studio have pulled no proverbial Dragon Punches either; with...

Spartak Moscow have entered CS:GO, Dota 2 and League

One of the largest football clubs in Russia, Spartak Moscow, have made their move in esports with rosters in CS:GO, Dota 2 and League of Legends. The club already has a FIFA...
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Esports Industry Awards 2017 announce categories

The Esports Industry Awards have returned for a second year, after a successful 2016 debut. Growing from 18 categories to 21 this time around. Public nominations for the awards are split...

League of Legends rights in Turkey acquired by Saran Media

Domestic rights to the Turkish Challenger League in League of Legends have been acquired by Saran Media, SportBusiness reports. The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the League of Legends action...
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7 cities that could house an Overwatch team – Europe

The argument over whether the city format can work in esports, and specifically in this instance in Overwatch, rumbles on. Examples from history suggest it won’t work, and some point to...

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London’s O2 will host Vainglory Spring Championship

Super Evil Megacorp have announced their first Vainglory Unified Seasonal Championship and it'll take place in London at the O2.  The event will run from Friday...