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...

Chris Grove joins Unikrn’s Board of Advisors

Things have been quiet on the Unikrn front in recent months as the company builds new features and sets about opening a new office in Sydney.  Some news has now been revealed...

New York City FC & Players’ Lounge announce FIFA competitions

Following in the baby steps of sister club Manchester City, NYCFC has teamed up with Players' Lounge to enter esports via FIFA. The east coast MLS club's entrance appears to be erring more...

WESA Commissioner Ken Hershman on esports arbitration court queries

Off the back of the announcement of esports first arbitration court, the press release left a few questions around how the WESA's involvement.  Ken Hershman, Chief Executive of WESA and Commissioner, provided...

Skillz adds brand sponsored mobile esports tournaments

Yesterday evening mobile esports company, Skillz, announced a suite of solutions for brands to engage consumers through mobile esports, including the opportunity to host brand-sponsored tournaments.  This is the first time consumer brands...

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Beyond the Summit announce third Smash Summit

Beyond the Summit took to Twitter yesterday to announce the third iteration of their hugely popular Super Smash Bros tournament, Smash Summit. Ten players...