NCSOFT’s Blade and Soul Regional Championship to take place at Gamescom

NCSOFT, the developer behind Blade and Soul esports has announced that the European Regional Championship will take place on August 24th at the ESL Arena, Gamescom.  The top eight teams in Europe will compete throughout...

Blizzard, Psyonix to expand Tespa collegiate esports offerings

Tespa, in conjunction with game developers Blizzard and Psyonix, will be massively expanding its breadth of collegiate esports work. The organisation will offer more prizes, broadcasts, competitions and membership options than...

Adam Clegg – H1Z1 – We’ve been going through the process of being first...

This "last man standing" genre is fairly new to esports with only a handful of games attempting to break into the competitive scene. Developer, Daybreak Games, has been on the ground...

The PUBG potential – will it make it as an esport?

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (“PUBG”) has had unprecedented success since its early-access release. The game has now sold over 6,000,000 copies and is immensely popular on Twitch amongst streamers and viewers alike. Spend...

MotoGP eSport Championship to begin 27th July

The MotoGP eSport World Title challenge gets underway this weekend with the first of six challenges. It will result in the two quickest competitors qualifying for the Grand Final which will...

Rainbow Six Pro League Season 2 finals to be held at Gamescom, Season 3...

Rainbow Six Pro League is an esport that's been quietly growing since the game's release. Make no mistake, with the latest announcement from ESL it's here to stay and play with...
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Vexed sign sponsorship deal with EBuyer

After entering the UK esports scene with pick-ups of Halo and CS:GO teams, Vexed is doubling down its UK efforts by signing a sponsorship deal with Ebuyer. The deal sees the online...

ESL, id Software and Bethesda reveal $1,000,000 Quake World Championships

The newly released Quake Champions will have a $1,000,000 (~£787,800) World Championship taking place at QuakeCon in late August.  The qualifiers for the finals, which will take place in Dallas, start on...

Esport Talk – World of Tanks’ untapped potential – Milan ‘Mailand’ Süß

Whilst little news filters through to the mainstream from World of Tanks' esports scene, this does not mean it isn't a highly engaged community.  The tank shooter by Wargaming has an exceptionally...

Hisense and EG partner to create unique Halo fan experience

Evil Geniuses have partnered with consumer technology brand Hisense to offer a unique fan opportunity to compete with the EG Halo team on one of the biggest TV screens in the world. https://twitter.com/Hisense_USA/status/851887118062419968 It...

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Changes to the Capcom Pro Tour 2017 announced

This year's Capcom Pro Tour 2017 sees changes to the qualification process for the major fighting games event. The Capcom Cup will feature 32 of the...