Phil Kornychev – Forget the TV show, this is the real Skins drama

The gambling boom of Counter Strike: Global Offensive started just over three years ago, with the launch of CSGO Lounge – a website where players could bet their ingame skins on...

Wings wins TI6 & biggest cash prize in esports

The winners of TI6 Wings Gaming has earned itself the biggest prize in esports history to the tune of $9.1m (£7m) after beating North American side Digital Chaos in the final. The...

CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge shutter down skins betting

Lounge, the company behind the largest skins betting site CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge, formally announced this week that it would be scrapping skins betting. Each site made the announcement via...
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WESA announces a new set of regulations

The latest news coming in from WESA is that it has adopted a number of 'comprehensive regulations'; these include a Multi-Team Ownership Prohibition, a Personal Code of Conduct and Sanction Regulations.  Ken Hershman, Executive...
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Tencent made $21 billion in revenue last year

Tencent is the company behind both Riot Games and Supercell. Following the release of its latest annual revenue report, it has been revealed that last year alone it saw over $21bn in...

Mad Catz files for bankruptcy

After the company was delisted from the New York Stock Exchange last week, Mad Catz has now filed for bankruptcy.  The hardware company has had a turbulent time of late, with the...

Finnish football club SJK expand into CS:GO

Finnish football club Seinäjoen Jalkapallokerho ("SJK") has expanded its esports offering to now include Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.  The club signed Juho ”Koppinen” Järveläksi to represent them in FIFA back in January but the acquisition...

SK Gaming partner with Lagardère Sports

The latest team to partner with Lagardère Sports are the winners of the cs_summit SK Gaming.  The win coupled with this announcement mean it's been quite a 24 hours for the Cologne based organisation.  Alexander T....

Ballistix becomes a sponsor of Team Liquid

The latest company to partner with the multi-regional organisation Team Liquid is Ballistix Gaming. For those who don't know, Ballistix creates PC 'performance memory' products focused on the needs of high end gaming....
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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,...

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Twitch and T-Mobile put on FGC competition at E3 2017

With E3 2017 becoming open to the public for the first time comes the event's very own esports competition. Top fighting game competitors will aim...