Spartak Moscow have entered CS:GO, Dota 2 and League

One of the largest football clubs in Russia, Spartak Moscow, have made their move in esports with rosters in CS:GO, Dota 2 and League of Legends. The club already has a FIFA...
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Esports Industry Awards 2017 announce categories

The Esports Industry Awards have returned for a second year, after a successful 2016 debut. Growing from 18 categories to 21 this time around. Public nominations for the awards are split...

League of Legends rights in Turkey acquired by Saran Media

Domestic rights to the Turkish Challenger League in League of Legends have been acquired by Saran Media, SportBusiness reports. The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the League of Legends action...
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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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Unibet releases updated “Champions of Esports” report

Bookmaker Unibet has released an updated version of its "Champions of Esports", a tool showing various statistics from across esports history. The nifty and easy to use tool takes viewership data from Statista and player,...
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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...

ESL UK to produce Vainglory Spring Championship

As expected ESL UK has been confirmed as the exclusive production partner that'll work with Super Evil Megacorp for the Vainglory Spring Championship in May.  The tournament will take place in Building Six...
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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...
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Nik Rytterstrom – Luxor Las Vegas – Building an esports mecca

Last week brought news of Allied Esports and Esports Arena teaming up with Luxor Las Vegas, a subsidiary of MGM Resorts International, to open a dedicated 30,000 square foot esports venue in early 2018.  MGM Resorts International hosts...