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Esports will feature in the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games

Esports in the Olympics could be on its way to becoming a reality. In a report by China Daily, it was stated that a deal between Alisports and the Olympic Council...

The Blizzard eStadium has opened in Taipei

Blizzard Entertainment officially opened the doors to its first gaming venue in Taipei this week with an exhibition League match between local organisations Flash Wolves and ahq.  Named the 'Blizzard eStadium' it's 1,652...
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Route Mobile investing $10m to create national Indian esports league

India is set to play host to a $300,000 CS:GO tournament later this year if a report from Sportskeeda.com is to be believed.  A press release was sent out yesterday which detailed...
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Tencent made $21 billion in revenue last year

Tencent is the company behind both Riot Games and Supercell. Following the release of its latest annual revenue report, it has been revealed that last year alone it saw over $21bn in...

MTV to broadcast UCypher – India’s first esports league

In January it was revealed that Indian businessman and philanthropist, Ronnie Screwvala, had pledged $15m (£12m) in order to launch a major Indian esports league. Recent reports from the Economic Times, India suggest...

Fnatic to expand presence in Asia following partnership with B.O.O.T

Late last week esports juggernaut Fnatic announced a strategic partnership with Chinese esports agency B.O.O.T as they aim to expand their presence in Asia. The partnership means that B.O.O.T will manage the distribution of Fnatic...

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...

ZOTAC announce $100,000 Dota 2 tournament to take place in Taiwan

ZOTAC, has announced the first ever ZOTAC CUP MASTERS in partnership with Battlefy.  The tournament will boast a $100,000 (£82,000) prize-pool and the eventual finals are set to take place from May 30th to June...

Daigo Umehara will head up new Cygames esports team

The developer behind Shadowverse, Cygames, has revealed that it is now sponsoring a new esports team which will be headed up by fighting games community star Daigo Umehara. The Japanese game developer announced...
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Nazara Games announces esports league & $20m investment for India

Mobile game publishing company Nazara Games has today announced the launch of an esports league in India. Nazara Games plans to invest approximately $20m (£16m) to develop the Indian esports ecosystem over the...

Events

Toyota Masters Bangkok 2018 announced with $100,000 prize pool

Toyota Esports announced the first international Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament in Thailand. The Toyota Masters CS:GO Bangkok 2018 is taking place from November 21...