Manchester City expand into Chinese esports market

Manchester City has become the first Premier League club to launch a FIFA Online team in China. The team will compete in the Online Star League which kicks off its latest...
The International 9

The International 9 will be hosted in Shanghai

Valve will be making a major change to The International when it returns in 2019, relocating it to Shanghai, China. The first iteration of The International, back in 2011, was hosted in...

Singtel Group commits to esports growth in Southeast Asia

Singtel Group announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Sunday at the PVP Esports Championship at Suntec City in Singapore. Singtel Group, which is comprised of the telecommunications...

What’s on this week? – FPS is back on the menu – November 19th...

“What’s on this week?”, ESI's weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI will pick three events and...

What’s on this week? – Legacy of the Void – January 29th – Feb...

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...

Olympique Lyonnais launch FIFA esports team in Beijing

Most football clubs entering esports right now do so via FIFA and so in that regard, Lyon don't stand out. The one major point of difference though is that they're the...

Galaxy Battles has major status revoked by Valve just weeks before tournament

The Galaxy Battles Major hosted by Fallout Gaming has had its major status and Valve involvement revoked, with the game developer citing “unreasonable infringements on the privacy of the players” as...

Fortnite expands to China thanks to Tencent investment

Last week Fortnite tweeted a teaser of a passport with a stamp from China on it leading some to think a new skin or new map would be added to the...

Fernando Pereira – Grow uP Esports – Celebrating an esports minority

The second annual GIRLGAMER Esports Festival will commence this weekend in Lisbon, Portugal featuring tournaments in CS:GO, League of Legends and Clash Royale. Among sponsors and partners for the event is...

Quan Zheng Xian appointed as CMO at PUBG Corp

Quan Zheng Xian, former head of esports for Riot Games Korea joined PUBG Corp as the new chief marketing officer. This year, Bluehole through its subsidiary PUBG Corp, announced a five-year plan...

Events

Israel hosts nationwide tournament alongside GameIn Pro

It looks like Israel is well on its way to becoming an esports capital with its first country-wide championship. Hosted by GameIn Pro in Tel...