Evil Geniuses announce new Call of Duty team

Evil Geniuses have announced that they will return to Call of Duty, with their brand-new squad revealed yesterday.  https://twitter.com/EvilGeniuses/status/800830352503750660 The team, consists of Anthony "NAMELESS" Wheeler, Jeremy "StuDyy" Astacio, Colt "Havok" McLendon and Jared...
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Team Dignitas parts ways with CS:GO Team

Team Dignitas, a leading esports organisation recently bought out by NBA's 76'ers, have announced they have parted ways with their CS:GO roster. The roster currently occupies the sixth place on the HLTV.org...
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Esports scholarships now available at Toronto University

As esports enters universities in various countries, Toronto has stepped up in the land of Justin Trudeau and syrup to offer Canadians a chance at an esports scholarship.  This will be known...
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ELEAGUE to host Street Fighter V Tournament

Turner Sports' esports property, ELEAGUE, is set to host a Street Fighter V tournament. After two successful seasons of CS:GO, including a Valve sponsored Major, they're expanding their esports profile to...

Cloud9’s gabevizzle on why other mobile titles should emulate Vainglory

Gabe "gabevizzle" Villarin plays Vainglory for Cloud9. It has become the flagship mobile esports title, and in a year that promises to see the emergence of more such mobile titles...
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BITKRAFT launches the first dedicated global venture fund for esports

Led by Jens Hilgers, BITKRAFT Esports Ventures, an early stage investor and incubator exclusively focused on esports, has launched the world’s first esports specific fund.  The group is based in Berlin and...
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MTG looks to the mobile game dev space with $55m Kongregate acquisition

Modern Times Group (MTG) has acquired cross platform games publisher Kongregate in a deal worth $55m (£43.3m).  MTG is of course heavily involved in esports. It acquired a majority stake in Turtle Entertainment...

Mobile esports company Skillz gains two new US patents

Mobile esports company Skillz has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued the company two new patents.  Skillz now has exclusive rights to both patented technologies and these will...

Amazon is taking mobile esports to Las Vegas

Amazon is taking mobile esports to Las Vegas with the Mobile Masters Las Vegas in October. The MMLV will take place on October 14-15 at the Millennial Esports Arena at Neonopolis, the...

5v5 Vainglory pre-reg now open, grand unveiling set for World Championship

Vainglory has today opened pre-registration for its upcoming 5v5 mode. The mode has long been discussed and remains in closed beta but would-be players can now pre-register for a chance to...

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Stephane Gambetta – Esports BAR – Playing Cupid

Everybody wants a piece of esports right now, but many non-endemic firms still don’t know how to navigate the vast landscape nor how to...