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ELEAGUE to host Street Fighter V Tournament

Turner Sports' esports property, ELEAGUE, is set to host a Street Fighter V tournament. After two successful seasons of CS:GO, including a Valve sponsored Major, they're expanding their esports profile to...

Beyond the Summit, Stunlock Studios and Twitch announce $10,000 Battlerite tournament

Stunlock Studios, Twitch and Beyond the Summit have combined to offer a Battlerite tournament with $10,000 (£8,000) up for grabs. The tournament, named Enter the Arena, is a product of Stunlock Studios...

NBA and Take-Two announce NBA 2k eLeague to launch in 2018

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc have announced the NBA 2K eLeague, a new gaming league that will bring together the best NBA 2K video game players...

Echo Fox announce Vainglory team with the mobile MOBA’s first coach

Esports organisation Echo Fox have announced their expansion into mobile esports, picking up a Vainglory team.  The organisation already has played signed across League of Legends, CS:GO, Call of Duty, H1Z1, Gears...

Community Effort Orlando reveal games to be played at 2017 event

Community Effort Orlando, better known as CEO is one of the biggest fighting games championships in the world. The event will run from 16-18 June 2017 in Florida and will host...

Team Vitality sign one-year deal with Adidas

French organisation Team Vitality has announced that it's secured a one-year deal with Adidas France. The organisation holds teams in the EU LCS (League of Legends), Overwatch, Call of Duty, FIFA, Halo and Rainbow Six: Siege. The...

Evil Geniuses drop Starcraft II and shake-up their FGC roster

North American organisation Evil Geniuses started 2017 emphatically, with a video released on Twitter by Dota 2 captain turned CEO Peter "PPD" Dager announcing a few of their plans for the upcoming year mainly...

Critical Force partners with Reforged Studios in attempt to capture mobile esports market

Finnish gaming studios Critical Force and Reforged Studios are entering into a strategic partnership, it's been revealed today - with the common aim to reach top position in the global mobile...

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...

Evil Geniuses announce new Call of Duty team

Evil Geniuses have announced that they will return to Call of Duty, with their brand-new squad revealed yesterday.  https://twitter.com/EvilGeniuses/status/800830352503750660 The team, consists of Anthony "NAMELESS" Wheeler, Jeremy "StuDyy" Astacio, Colt "Havok" McLendon and Jared...

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SLIVER.tv and Nokia reach 180,000 at Dreamhack Vegas

SLIVER.tv worked with Nokia this past weekend to help live stream the DreamHack Masters Las Vegas in 360°. This was viewed by over 180,000 Counter-Strike:...