Multiplay unveils UK esports studio

At the UK Masters this week Multiplay unveiled its new UK esports studio. Multiplay, which was founded in 1997, is best known for organising both the popular Masters League (which runs competitions...

BRaVe Ventures plan Business of Esports Speaker Series in NY

New York, New York it's a hell of an esports town this week. Following on from the announcement of New York City FC's FIFA series with Players' Lounge, BRaVe Ventures has revealed...

StarCraft ProLeague ends after 14 years

The Korean e-Sports Association (KeSPA) announced yesterday that it will close down the StarCraft ProLeague, the world's first pro esports team league, which ran for 14 seasons.  Sadly this has also seen five of...

e-Ligue 1 shows FIFA’s competitive scene means business

E-Ligue 1, a new FIFA league and a collaboration between the French Professional Football League and EA Sports, was announced yesterday. French Professional Football League (LFP) CEO Didier Quillot made the revelation...

Nepenthez and Dylan Rigby plead not guilty to gambling offences

A pair of Youtubers from Essex, Craig 'Nepenthez' Douglas and Dylan Rigby, both pleaded not guilty at their initial court date on Friday.  The pair have been charged with offences relating to gambling;...
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Sporting CP dip further into esports with CS:GO Tournament

After picking up a FIFA player, and creating "Esports History" by having their player face off against one of Wolfsburg's, Sporting CP have once again entered the space by launching a...

Valve respond to Washington State Gambling Commission with defiant message

Earlier this month, Washington State Gambling Commission ordered game developer Valve to stop all skin transfers related to gambling. Although Valve missed the initial deadline they have now responded with a defiant...

Amish Shah – SierraMaya360 – ReKT, EnVyUs & esports investments

The founding partner of venture capital firm SierraMaya360 Amish Shah, a company which invested a ‘seven figure sum’ into Team EnVyUs, recently launched two new firms under the brand ReKT; ReKT...

Fenerbahçe acquires SuperMassive.TNG’s League of Legends team

Fenerbahçe has entered the esports fold via the SuperMassive.TNG's Turkish Champions League League of Legends spot.  The club, based in Istanbul, will be hoping to succeed where neighbours and rivals Beşiktaş failed after its...

Rick & Morty co-creator and The Game Grumps to air esports team sitcom

Move over Dream Team. Forget Hang Time. An esports sitcom is on its way. Youtube pair the Game Grumps (Arin "Egoraptor" Hanson and Dan Avidan) will star in the series created by Michele Morow...