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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,...
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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...
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A remastered edition of Starcraft is due this summer

Starcraft, the game Blizzard has been patching for the past 10 years, is finally getting a complete overhaul.  StarCraft: Remastered will include a complete 4K Ultra HD graphical overhaul, but preserve key...

Esport Talk – Team Liquid’s MaNa

This week on Esport Talk listeners were once again treated to some StarCraft gold. Grzegorz ‘MaNa’ Komincz rocked up in the studio to talk Team Liquid, dogs and Starcraft. The 23 year...

Esport Talk – TLO on Starcraft 2’s past and future

StarCraft 2 is seen by many as the first esports title of the Twitch era.  Fast forward to 2017 though and the title is suffering. It doesn't have the same number of players...

Intel & ESL welcome 173,000 at largest esports event in history

The numbers are in and the numbers are historic. This year's IEM Katowice saw a record breaking 173,000 at the event over the two weekends.  A prize pool of $650,000 (£525,000) was...

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...

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...

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...

Intel announces IEM PyeongChang ahead of the Olympic Winter Games

Intel has announced that it will bring the Intel Extreme Masters to Korea ahead of the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang 2018.  The release states that the launch of IEM PyeongChang will...

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Yamzu selected for BDL Accelerate in Lebanon

Swedish based startup firm, Yamzu, has revealed that it has been selected to participate in the upcoming global startup competition BDL Accelerate that takes...