Battle on the Strip – Faceit enters Vegas

Media and esports firm Ultimate Media Ventures (UMV), has announced that it is teaming up with Faceit to bring a series of esports events to Las Vegas.  Branded as Battle on the Strip, the event will take...

Betting preview: Dota 2 – The Summit 6

With League of Legends World Championship dominating our betting preview recently, we've decided to have a look at the Dota 2 scene this week. The cogs are starting to whirr as the...
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ESforce Holding and Borewik announce a money refund program for CSGOLounge & DOTA2Lounge users

Tis the season to return your unwanted Christmas gifts and claim your refunds, and in the spirit of the holidays ESforce Holding and Robert Borewik have announced a refund program for CSGOLounge and...

Orlando Pirates enter esports, FIFA first but plans for much more

First FIFA, and then the big three. That's the timeline of Orlando Pirates' esports intentions. A statement on the team's site read as follows: "For the first year, Orlando Pirates will focus...
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Ex-Team Secret Director forms new team, welcome Dynasty Gaming

Kemal Sadikoglu, the former Director of Team Secret, has today announced the creation of a brand new esports team; Dynasty Gaming.   After heading up Team Secret on the business side for over two...

MVP reshuffle Dota 2 teams following departure of players

MVP have disbanded their longstanding Dota 2 team MVP Phoenix following the departure of key players. They have also announced that MVP Aegis will merge into MVP HOT6ix, whilst MVP Revolution will keep its name.  The move comes after...

This week in Esports: First legal wagers taken in Nevada, Twitch partner with TSM...

The biggest news this week comes from Las Vegas, Nevada, where William Hill became the first sportsbook to take legal wager on esports. Other highlights include Twitch partnering with TSM and C9 and the inaugural eSports industry awards night.  William...

ESL One Dota 2 returns to Genting, Malaysia with $400,000 up for grabs

ESL has announced its first Dota 2 event of 2018, which will take place in Malaysia between the 23rd-28th January. The tournament will be classed as a minor on the new...

Loot.bet partners with Digital Chaos

Dota 2 team Digital Chaos has announced a partnership agreement with esports betting operator Loot.bet. Loot.bet provides a betting service for a number of esports titles, Dota 2 included. Users are...

ESL and Mercedes Benz engineer extensive partnership

An incredibly high calibre partnership has been announced between Mercedes Benz and ESL. This new partnership will 'include tournament sponsorships across several global markets'.  First up events wise is ESL One Hamburg...

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Four tech companies to raise money for SpecialEffect in ESL UK’s...

ESL UK has announced the “Battle of the Brands: Christmas charity derby”. The competition will see four UK tech specialist companies battle it out...