Overwatch

All-women’s college offers Overwatch esports scholarship

Continuing the trend of colleges offering esports scholarships is a small all-women's college in the Midwest. Stephen's College, located in the state of Missouri, have announced their intention to begin offering...
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7 cities that could house an Overwatch team – Europe

The argument over whether the city format can work in esports, and specifically in this instance in Overwatch, rumbles on. Examples from history suggest it won’t work, and some point to...

Rivalcade launches Overwatch Rumble Series with $10,000 prize pool

The Rivalcade Overwatch Rumble is the latest tournament to emerge from the esports ecosystem with a five figure prize-pool.  Eight top professional Overwatch teams have been automatically invited. These are EnVyUs, Rogue, Immortals,...

Morgan Stanley report suggests that the Overwatch League could make as much as $720...

An report from global financial giant Morgan Stanley has suggested that Blizzard's Overwatch League could bring in anywhere from $20m - $720m (£16m-£578m) a year. As reported by Dot Esports, the Morgan Stanley...

Five cities that could house an Overwatch team – USA

Months ago at BlizzCon 2016 Blizzard announced that the future of professional Overwatch would be morphed into the "Overwatch League" consisting of teams based in cities around the world. Clearly aimed to becoming...
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Overwatch (somehow) wins SXSW Esports Game of the Year award

Overwatch was crowned Esports Game of the Year at the SXSW Conference Gaming Awards on Saturday night. The nominees for the category were as follows: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare; Gears of War...

MLB’s Trevor May becomes Ambassador for Luminosity

With the NBA, the NFL and football clubs getting involved in esports in a number of different capacities, it was only a matter of time before baseball followed suit. Trevor May, a...
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Splyce announce strategic partnership with Delaware North

The major esports organisation Splyce, announced on February 9th that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Delaware North. The organisation, headquartered in Buffalo, New York, operates in nine titles,...

This week in Esports: Investment, investment, investment

This week we've seen a plethora of investment in the esports space. It's been from an array of different sources as well. The highlights include: bookmaker Unikrn investing in CS:GO team BIG; Genesis BBQ Chicken getting involved...

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...

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TSM cut seang@res over letter to PEA

Earlier in the week, players of five of the seven teams that are signed up to the North American based Professional Esports Association (PEA)...