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...

Esport Talk – Doing Justice to mYinsanity’s Legacy – Mark ‘Yogmark’ Meijdam

Is the era of major organisations in StarCraft 2 dead and buried? Ever since the disbandment of several Korean teams, a great many have declared Blizzard’s Real Time Strategy title dead.  In the past week...

AfreecaTV reveal Global StarCraft II League plans for 2017

AfreecaTV, the number one live streaming platform in South Korea has announced its plans for the Global StarCraft II League ("GSL") in 2017.  The event returns for 2017 with bigger and better plans. The...
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How it’s possible to support women in esports without being a hypocrite

Imagine having a hobby you love so much and yet, the vast majority of your peers consider you insufficient, at best. This happens every single day for women in esports. You might consider that...

Evil Geniuses drop Starcraft II and shake-up their FGC roster

North American organisation Evil Geniuses started 2017 emphatically, with a video released on Twitter by Dota 2 captain turned CEO Peter "PPD" Dager announcing a few of their plans for the upcoming year mainly...

McDonald’s becomes partner of Starcraft II World Championship Series in Australia

The famous Golden Arches of global fast-food giant McDonald's will feature heavily across the Starcraft II World Championship Series in Australia.  AdNews reports state that the sponsorship is Australia only, and includes naming...

Scrub League Weekly – Huk on Evil Geniuses and Starcraft II

Grab your stim packs, kids: Scrub League is headed to the Koprulu sector with legendary StarCraft player Chris Loranger, better known as Huk. The Canadian Protoss player chats with hosts Colin and...

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...

Paul “ReDeYe” Chaloner – Code Red Esports – The Foundations [Part 1]

Paul "ReDeYe" Chaloner, co-founder of Code Red Esports, has pretty much seen and done it all in the esports world. He's one of the most experienced people in the industry and continues to...

IEM and ESL One Katowice 2018 will have $1.75m prize pool

Intel and ESL have announced plans and prize pool details for two of the biggest combined events on the 2018 esports calendar, IEM Katowice and ESL One Katowice. Katowice’s Spodek Arena...

Events

Galaxy Battles has major status revoked by Valve just weeks before...

The Galaxy Battles Major hosted by Fallout Gaming has had its major status and Valve involvement revoked, with the game developer citing “unreasonable infringements...