The International 7 to be the largest esports event by prize pool in history

The International 7 has comfortably eclipsed the record for biggest prize pool in esports event history -- beating the record set by The International 6 last year. At the time of...

EHOME partners with StarLucK

As Valve's flagship Dota 2 tournament fast approaches, Chinese organisation EHOME has revealed StarLucK as a new major sponsor.  The post on Facebook reveals that StarLucK will be joining EHOME's exciting new...

First major of new Dota 2 season to be held in Boston

Valve announced yesterday that the first major of the new Dota 2 season will be held in Boston, USA. The Boston Major, in partnership with PGL, will be held at the Wang Theatre...

Ad Finem join the PENTA family

PENTA Sports yesterday announced that it has acquired the Ad Finem organisation.  PENTA Sports is a German organisation that has teams competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Crossfire, FIFA, Hearthstone, Rainbox Six, H1Z1 and Rocket...

London university esports teams to compete in Varsity Games

On Thursday of last week, Gfinity announced that in association with Varsity Games its Fulham Broadway arena will play host to the inaugural Varsity Games event: London University eSports. The event will focus...

ZOTAC announce $100,000 Dota 2 tournament to take place in Taiwan

ZOTAC, has announced the first ever ZOTAC CUP MASTERS in partnership with Battlefy.  The tournament will boast a $100,000 (£82,000) prize-pool and the eventual finals are set to take place from May 30th to June...

Valve announce dates for Spring Dota 2 Major and The International

This week, Valve released the dates for their Spring Dota 2 Major (2017) and also for The International 7. https://twitter.com/wykrhm/status/793612150556110848 The Spring Major main event will take place between April 20th and April...

Valve reveal The International 7 invites as prize money nears $16 million

Valve has announced the invites and qualifier format ahead of August's The International 7. Six teams have been directly invited, with 12 other teams to join them through regional qualifiers.  The teams that...
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Newzoo report examines PUBG’s meteoric rise

Research firm Newzoo has released a new report looking into the meteoric rise of PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS ("PUBG"). The shooter has sold millions of copies, and has become the second most viewed game...
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GG Expo 2018 announces three day player-focused expo and conference in Seattle

GG Expo Inc. has announced GG Expo™ 2018, a player-focused conference and expo in Seattle, United States to cover a plethora of esports topics aimed specifically at the community and players. The categories...

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Weird Al Jankovic will close BlizzCon

Blizzard Entertainment announced late last week that the legendary Weird Al Yankovic will be taking the stage on Saturday, November 5, to close out...