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...

Betway Arena launches with Dota 2 King of the Hill

Betway has announced the launch of Betway Arena, a multi-event series of esports competitions that begins with King of the Hill, a five-event series of Dota 2 matches in a weekly...
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Esport Talk – Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?

Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?  Valve'a MOBA Dota 2 is one of the amongst the most famous esports titles in the world and, for the very best teams, it's the most lucrative...

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...

Northern Arena accused of not paying players

In the latest esports accusation, the Canadian tournament organiser Northern Arena is being accused of owing several Dota 2 teams their beloved prize money. Northern Arena is one of the biggest tournament organisers...

This week in esports: big news in FIFA, skin betting remains rife and esports...

Another frantic week of esports news is over and done with. This week saw intriguing moves in an esport that seems tiny compared to some of its counterparts. With six La Liga teams involved...

This week in Esports: Ronaldo and Ronnie Screwvala invest, G FUEL secure ELEAGUE Arena...

Compared to previous weeks, it's been a somewhat quiet week in the often frenetic esports industry. Considering Brazilian football legend Ronaldo has invested this week, it goes to show just how crazy an...

ICE meets Esports – The live betting battle

One would be forgiven for mistaking the pizzazz of ICE 2017 for the bright lights of Vegas. The sheer scale of the world's largest gambling exhibition is truly a sight to...

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...

This week in Esports: PSG in with a bang, Valve defiant, e-Ligue 1 to...

It's been another huge week of esports news and thus picking four articles to include in a brief round-up has been as difficult as ever.  It's impossible to ignore Paris Saint-Germain's announcement of their foray...

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The Blizzard eStadium has opened in Taipei

Blizzard Entertainment officially opened the doors to its first gaming venue in Taipei this week with an exhibition League match between local organisations Flash Wolves...