Overwatch League welcomes Toyota as a partner

The Overwatch League has announced automotive giant Toyota as a brand-marketing partner for the league's inaugural season. The news may not come as a surprise to many, with Toyota adverts already featuring...
London Spitfire

London Spitfire reportedly in talks with Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur is the latest traditional sporting organisation to be linked with a participating team in the Overwatch League, according to a report from The Sun. London Spitfire, the Overwatch franchise owned...
Philadelphia Fusion

Philadelphia Fusion’s new president is Comcast CEO’s son

Philadelphia Fusion, the Overwatch League franchise owned by Comcast, has found itself a new President in Tucker Roberts. As such Tucker becomes the third generation of the Roberts family to obtain a level of presidency in...

The Overwatch League will be broadcast on Twitch

Today the Overwatch League™ and Twitch have finally announced a media-rights partnership for Overwatch, which will see every match of the city-based league broadcast on the platform. The first season gets underway tomorrow.  The...

Steam charts awash with esports titles in 2017

The growth of esports in 2017 was no secret, with some huge stories coming out of the industry over the course of the year. Steam recently shared with the world their best...

The 2018 OWL and NA LCS ownership guide

2017 has truly been the year that the worlds of esports and traditional sports have collided. With our ESI Super Forum - a one day conference which will focus on the...
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London Spitfire partner with the UK’s Code Red

London Spitfire, the only Overwatch League franchise affiliated with the UK, today announced a partnership with the nation's local esports agency, Code Red Esports. The move will see Code Red take a...

Ringo’s Rambles: Maybe it’s because I’m a Londoner….

I have made no secret of my general doubts over how Blizzard have handled their approach to esports with Overwatch. Credit where credit's due, however, we have 12 organisations bought in...

Overwatch League team skins will provide revenue for franchises

The Overwatch League has announced that team skins will be available for purchase in-game early next year. It has also been revealed that each team will receive a cut of their...

Overwatch League suspends Su-Min “Sado” Kim for 30 official matches

The Overwatch League is yet to get underway, yet Blizzard have set a precedent for anyone that falls foul of their rules by banning Philadelphia Fusion's Su-Min "Sado" Kim for the...

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Ukie whitepaper analysis: The UK can be an esports powerhouse

On November 28th a packed Gfinity Arena in Fulham, London witnessed the launch of the Ukie's esports whitepaper. The venue was filled with people...