This week in Esports: First legal wagers taken in Nevada, Twitch partner with TSM...

The biggest news this week comes from Las Vegas, Nevada, where William Hill became the first sportsbook to take legal wager on esports. Other highlights include Twitch partnering with TSM and C9 and the inaugural eSports industry awards night.  William...

Splyce beat Method in WoW, South Korea romp home in Overwatch – The BlizzCon...

Blizzard's flagship event BlizzCon finished this weekend and with it a significant number of esports events. The developer hosted tournaments for each of its games: World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Starcraft 2, Heroes of the Storm...

Scrub League Weekly – Girls on Games, Weedmaps & esports comedy

Scrub League gets down to the naked truth this week, with an honest discussion about female sexuality in gaming with Girls on Games Co-Founder Catherine Smith-Desbiens.  The GoG co-editor in chief gives...
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The Pond: The past month in UK Esports

Welcome to The Pond. A new weekly opinion series on all things esports. This week, I'm taking a peek at what the UK esports scene has been up to. It'll mainly be...

StarCraft ProLeague ends after 14 years

The Korean e-Sports Association (KeSPA) announced yesterday that it will close down the StarCraft ProLeague, the world's first pro esports team league, which ran for 14 seasons.  Sadly this has also seen five of...

Scrub League Weekly – BlizzCon rip off and collegiate esports in Toronto

This week on Scrub League, Colin, Kevin and Sam collectively cock their eyebrows at the "virtual" ticket for BlizzCon. Listen to find out what between $40 and $75 bucks gets you...

Scrub League Weekly – Does playing StarCraft II make you smarter?

Scrub League starts off with a few laughs this week, as Kevin Hamilton explains to co-hosts Colin McNeil and Samantha Emann how one of the best Smash 4 players in the...

Events

Vainglory Invitational Series will Bring TSM, Cloud9 and more to NY

Mobile esports title Vainglory will have its first major organised competition on the East Coast in New York City.  The Vainglory Invitational Series (or VIS)...

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