AfreecaTV reveal Global StarCraft II League plans for 2017

AfreecaTV, the number one live streaming platform in South Korea has announced its plans for the Global StarCraft II League ("GSL") in 2017.  The event returns for 2017 with bigger and better plans. The...

Newzoo says Southeast Asia is esports fastest growing market

Newzoo's latest quarterly update states that Southeast Asia will have 9.5 million esports enthusiasts in 2016, and more notably, that this number will double by 2019. You can check out the firm's Global...
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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...

Riot Games partner with BAMTech in deal worth $300million

Riot Games, the League of Legends publisher announced on Friday that they have established a long-term partnership with BAMTech, a subsidiary of MLB Advanced Media. The deal, first reported by esports journalist Richard Lewis is reported to...

Benoit Pagotto – Fnatic – Into the Bunkr

Last week we made a long overdue trip to Fnatic's Bunkr, the new concept esports store, opened on Shoreditch's Redchurch Street.  Benoit Pagotto, Brand Marketing Director at Fnatic, was on hand to...

Gamer rewards platform Uproar.gg enters Open Beta

Uproar.gg, a new gamer reward website where 'players can win real-life prizes for playing their favorite games', announced on Friday that it has entered Open Beta.  Uproar.gg is completely free to join...

Copenhagen Flames partner with Travel Sense

In one of the cooler team partnerships to emerge from esports in recent times, Copenhagen Flames have partnered with travel service Travel Sense to offer packages and trips for events around...

Scrub League Weekly – White House cringe

How many of you would watch two Street Fighter pros face off at the White House? Not that many, apparently.  On this week's Scrub League podcast the scrubs discuss the pros and cons...

This week in Esports: EG and Alliance go indie, TSM & C9 partner with...

It's been a somewhat quiet week in esports as the world and industry moves towards the festive period. Saying that, two of the biggest esports organisations have become independent, player owned...
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Betting Preview: ELEAGUE Major Qualifiers

The ELEAGUE Major Qualifiers continue today with another eight fixtures as teams bid to qualify for the next CS:GO Major. Our three picks for today's action are the following teams to win their respective...