Overwatch

Overwatch World Cup group stage draw revealed

The 32 countries set to compete at the Overwatch World Cup have now been allocated eight groups spread across the four regions. Each group of four is set to play a...

Blizzard announce Overwatch Contenders with rule-set on cheating, gambling and more

Whilst the world eagerly awaits news of the coveted Overwatch League and exactly what Blizzard have planned for it, the gaming giant has instead announced "Overwatch Contenders", a development league for...

New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins could be the first to have secured Overwatch...

Esteemed esports journalist Richard Lewis yesterday reported that Activision Blizzard has secured the involvement of two huge US sporting brands in the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins. Lewis' sources suggest that...
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Overwatch player and coach booked without detention in South Korea after match fixing

The player manager and coach of Korean Overwatch squad Luminous Solar have been booked without detention in South Korea after attempting to qualify for the OGN Overwatch APEX Challenger Season 2...

Endless deadlines and unpaid prize money…what’s happening to Game Show?

For more than a year, Game Show has not held major tournaments. In April, sources claimed that it was being closed due to numerous debts. Game Show denied it – they...
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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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PGL to host the next CS:GO Major in Krakow

"You've never seen CS:GO like this" was the proud announcement from PGL, the next CS:GO Major hosts. The Romanian organisation, alongside publishers Valve, has announced...