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Gfinity Esports Australia reveals Alienware as Presenting Partner

HT&E Events and Gfinity Esports Australia have announced that Alienware will be the Presenting Partner for the inaugural 2018 Australian Elite Series.  The release states that "the investment represents one of the...
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Will The Overwatch League be a path to glory?

During the opening ceremony at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced its esports plans for its latest game, Overwatch, in the form of The Overwatch League. This finally put to bed rumours of what the game's...

Can Rocket League become a tier 2 esport in 2017?

Previous seasons of Rocket League have been plagued with messy formats and overall dissatisfaction from the fans. The game's developer, Psyonix, has obviously listened. Last week the company announced plans for Season...

Australian Football League outlines ambition in esports

The Australian Football League ("AFL") has revealed in an interview with FairFax Media that it is likely to get involved in esports.  The league has expressed interest in running a tournament at the Etihad...

Riot Games Oceania partners with Genius Tech

Technology and data provider Genius Tech Group has revealed that it has partnered with Riot Games Oceania to provide 'a next generation tipping solution' to Riot’s followers.  The platform, which has been customised for...

Kiwi start up Uproar.gg’s numbers have packed a punch in 2017

Kiwi gaming startup Uproar is a platform which rewards gamers for playing games. Founded in 2016, Uproar.gg is entirely free to join and players earn points for completing in-game objectives or...
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Australia’s first Esports High Performance Centre launches at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Australia’s first “Esports High Performance Centre” has been launched at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The centre will play host to League of Legends Oceania champions LG Dire Wolves as well as...
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Heading down under – Gfinity Esports Australia has been announced

Gfinity has announced that it's bringing its Challenger and Elite Series to Australia via a strategic partnership with HT&E. The result is Gfinity Esports Australia.  Gfinity Esports Australia will 'offer a complete turnkey...
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Hungry Jack’s sponsors League of Legends OPL

Australian fast food chain Hungry Jack's has moved to become the sponsor and presenting partner of Riot Games' League of Legends Oceanic Pro League (OPL).  The chain is something of a stalwart...

Gfinity reveal details of Australian Elite Series

Details of Gfinity's first Elite Series in Australia have been revealed less than a week after Dominic Redmond was appointed CEO. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5nuq25FAF8 The format will be a spitting image of the UK Elite...

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ELEAGUE to host next CS:GO Major

After less than a year of operation, Valve has handed over the reigns of CS:GO's 10th Major event to TBS' ELEAGUE. Set to take...