Scrub League Weekly – EVO gambling & the Scrub League awards picks

It’s a debate-heavy episode this week on Scrub League, as hosts Colin, Kevin and Samantha discuss (read: yell at each other about) EVO’s confirmation that there will be no officially sanctioned...

Skillz to host Christmas Day tournament for Toys for Tots

Skillz has announced that it will follow up its successful Thanksgiving Day 'Turkey Trot' tournament with an even larger mobile esports tournament on Christmas Day to support Toys for Tots.  The tournament will run...

GameCo plans to bring esports to casinos and cruise ships globally

Following the news of its membership with ESIC and in an interview with Totally Gaming, GameCo CEO Blaine Graboyes discussed his plans for the company heading into 2017 and they make...

Cinedigm and WHAM to create 24/7 streaming esports and gaming channel

Cinedigm and The WHAM Network Inc have announced a new partnership to launch The WHAM Network, a 24/7 streaming channel centered around esports and gaming.  Cinedigm is a North American company headquartered in Los...
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WESA announces SK Gaming and Renegades as new members

WESA has today announced two new team members in the form of SK Gaming and Renegades.  This brings the total amount of WESA organisation team members to nine. Founding members still involved include...
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Wavedash Games secures $6m in funding to develop new FGC title

Oakland based game developer Wavedash Games has announced that it has raised $6 million (£4.6m) in Series A funding, led by March Capital Partners.  Wavedash was founded by game developers from the...

Caesars’ new Vegas production studio will involve esports

In association with Sidekick Productions, Caesars Entertainment has launched a new Las Vegas based production studio.  Word is that it's hoped that esports will play a major role. The 48,000 square foot...

Chipotle is now a sponsor of OpTic Gaming

Another major brand name known and loved by the masses has entered esports by way of sponsorship. It was announced yesterday that Chipotle Mexican Grill has teamed up with OpTic Gaming.  The two...

Team Dignitas consolidated into its own holding company

News broke this week that all of Team Dignitas’s investment ventures will be consolidated into a new holding company called Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment. Dignitas owners Josh Harris and David Blitzer...
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Erik Swanson – eFTW – Fantasy esports, comeback or game over?

Erik Swanson is the CEO of eFTW (Esports For The Win). The fantasy esports app is available on both iOS and Android and is an game in which users pick teams...

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Hearthstone tournaments at SXSW and PAX East

Heading to South by South West or PAX East next month? Expect to see some esports with each set to feature $10,000 Hearthstone tournaments next...