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...

Amazon announce Champions of Fire Invitational

Amazon Appstore have announced the Champions of Fire Invitational, a tournament with a $100,000 (~£80,000) prize-pool.  It's going to be held across multiple "casual mobile games" and will feature 16 of the world's biggest celebrity...

EVO Championship Series 2017 dates and venue announced

The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas will play host to the world's biggest fighting game tournament, EVO between 14-16 July 2017.  The competition returns to the Mandalay Bay Events Center, but...

Critical Force to launch Critical Ops – a new mobile esport

Finnish game studio Critical Force has announced that their mobile FPS (first person shooter) game Critical Ops will soon be brought out of soft launch as they attempt to capture the...

Trion Worlds partners with ESL to introduce Atlas Reactor esports structure

Trion Worlds yesterday announced a partnership with ESL to create an esports structure for fans of the newly-released turn-based game Atlas Reactor. https://twitter.com/AtlasReactor/status/796514805154795520 Atlas Reactor's first competition will begin on 12 November with...
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AS Monaco and Epsilon eSports announce partnership

After teasing big news about a partnership with a "historical football club", Epsilon eSports have now announced that this club is AS Monaco. The move follows on from the e-Ligue 1...

New Call of Duty World League season to commence in Vegas

The new season of the Call of Duty World League, featuring Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, will get underway with the first live event scheduled for 16-18 December at the Mandalay Bay...

The ‘Yelp for pot’ sponsors Smash Summit 3

Weedmaps, best described as the "Yelp for pot" by the LA Times, has become a sponsor of Smash Summit 3.  The tournament, which boasts a $10,000 (£8,100) prize pool, is taking place...

Six La Liga teams announce Virtual Football Organisation

The extremely popular FIFA series is best known for direct head-to-head competition. In almost every iteration of competition to date, two players will pick their favourite teams and compete; with control over every player...

Amazon unveil plans for new game ‘Breakaway’ to feature Twitch wagering system

Amazon Game Studios unveiled a free-to-play brawler game 'Breakaway', which is set to integrate directly into Twitch and feature a wagering system. The game announcement came as part of Amazon Game Studios session...

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Will The Overwatch League be a path to glory?

During the opening ceremony at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced its esports plans for its latest game, Overwatch, in the form of The Overwatch League. This finally put...

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