Asia

Asia

Find out all the latest news from the Asian esports industry here! From the newest partners in the LPL to what is happening to the Asian esports mobile landscape.

MDL DisneyLand Paris Major

Dimitri Vallette – Mars Media – From China to Disneyland Paris

International esports tournaments aim to capture the attention of esports enthusiasts from all over the world and event organisers are trying to do this by delivering something new and unexpected. A Major...
Tencent esports conference

Tencent hosts its annual esports conference in Hainan

In June, Tencent announced a number of partnerships and new strategic plans at its annual esports conference in Chinese province Hainan. A number of international organisations and well known companies attended the...

Team Flash names Fitlion as official nutrition partner

Asian organisation Team Flash has announced a partnership with Singapore-based health and fitness platform Fitlion. The deal covers Team Flash’s current and future esports athletes in Southeast Asia and sees Fitlion become the...
Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum Hong Kong

Hong Kong to play host to Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum

Cyberport will host the Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum (DELF), the first esports forum to take place in Hong Kong, on July 16-18th. The event will focus heavily on a number of hot...
The International 2019

The International 2019 prize pool surpasses last year’s record

The International 2019 has already gained the biggest prize pool in Dota 2 history with eight weeks remaining before the event kicks off. The crowd-funded prize pool for the tournament, which begins...
BBIN MAD Team

BBIN enters esports with MAD Team partnership

Asian iGaming software supplier BBIN has entered a partnership with Taiwanese esports organisation MAD Team. The deal will see BBIN specifically support MAD Team's Arena of Valor roster. BBIN began its search for...

What’s on this week? Ft Atlanta Reign Homestand Weekend

We start off the week by diving back into the Overwatch League as it heads into week five as we head to our next Homestand weekend in the OWL. This time...
McLaren Shadow Project Race to Singapore

McLaren Shadow Project to host live Asia-Pacific event

McLaren Shadow Project has partnered with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) to host the competition’s first Asia-Pacific live qualifying event, 'Race to Singapore.' Throughout August, players will have the chance to take part in...

TJ Sports opens LPL franchise slot bids for 2020

At the Tencent Global Esports Annual Summit in the Hainan Boao Asia International Conference Center,  TJ Sports spoke about the past and future of its League of Legends series, the LPL. At the...
Cyberport Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum

Cyberport to host Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum

Over July 16-18th, Cyberport will host Hong Kong's first international conference that focuses solely on esports. Hosting esteemed and recognisable figures from the industry across Japan, Korea, United Kingdom, United States, and...

Events

Universal Open Rocket League to be broadcast on Twitch, YouTube

YouTube and Twitch are set to livestream the Universal Open Rocket League, an annual tournament ran by NBC Sports Group and FACEIT. The tournament has...