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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...
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ArcaneBet becomes headline sponsor of the Balkan Pro League

GameAgents has partnered with ArcaneBet to host the second season of the Balkan Pro League which will have $3,500 on the line.  The CS:GO competition gets underway on the 26th of April and will...
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Origen hit with fine by Riot Games

Riot Games issued a $10,700 (£8,300) fine against League of Legends org Origen this week for failing to sign the necessary employment contracts with members of its staff.  These staff members included...

ESforce and MediaMarkt pen partnership

ESforce Esports Holding Company have signed a deal with MediaMarkt, a large operator in consumer electronic retail. The MediaMarkt chain includes over 800 stores spanning 15 countries.  The announcement states that the companies " intend...

Ninjas in Pyjamas extend Twitch partnership

Ahead of the Easter weekend Ninjas in Pyjamas revealed that they had signed a contract extension to its deal with Twitch.  This will see the partnership between NiP and Amazon owned Twitch...

Esport Talk – Can Unreal Tournament 4 stage a comeback?

After a brief and well deserved break, Esport Talk is back with a podcast about Unreal Tournament 4 and player Klaus 'frag^m' Wiedemann. When it comes to FPS and esports there is only one title...

Finnish football club SJK expand into CS:GO

Finnish football club Seinäjoen Jalkapallokerho ("SJK") has expanded its esports offering to now include Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.  The club signed Juho ”Koppinen” Järveläksi to represent them in FIFA back in January but the acquisition...
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Schalke 04 has committed to its League of Legends team

In a live press conference on Twitch yesterday evening Schalke 04 Esports committed to its involvement with League of Legends.  There had been rumours flying around that the Bundesliga club was set...

Boston Celtics and AS Roma amongst those in $7 million investment round for Fnatic

It was announced late yesterday that global esports brand Fnatic had raised over $7million (£5.64m) in financing. The investment comes from a plethora of investors, with big names such as the Boston Celtics and...

RiftAnalyst will help League of Legends players up their game

Fluendo, a developer of video analysis software for the sports industry, has today announced its first steps into esports with the launch of RiftAnalyst.  RiftAnalyst is a tool aimed at helping League...

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ArcaneBet becomes headline sponsor of the Balkan Pro League

GameAgents has partnered with ArcaneBet to host the second season of the Balkan Pro League which will have $3,500 on the line.  The CS:GO competition gets...