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Razer and Super Evil Megacorp announce strategic partnership

Super Evil Megacorp, the mobile game developer behind Vainglory has announced a strategic partnership with Razer, the lifestyle brand for gamers. The partnership will see the two work together to further...
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ReKTGlobal partners with Harrisburg University for collegiate esports collaboration

ReKTGlobal has teamed up with Harrisburg University (HU) and the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts to announce a collegiate esports collaboration and the official launch of HU’s esports program. ReKTUniversity is one arm...

NBA 2K League Qualifier to get underway in January

The NBA 2K League has announced that the first stage of qualifying for the inaugural season will take place in January, 2018.  NBA 2K League Managing Director Brendan Donohue announced the initial...

Brøndby IF signs Vertagear as Official Chair Partner

Danish side Brøndby IF have announced that their esports players will soon be sitting comfortably after the club reached an agreement with Vertagear for the latter to become its official Gaming Chair...

Overwatch League team skins will provide revenue for franchises

The Overwatch League has announced that team skins will be available for purchase in-game early next year. It has also been revealed that each team will receive a cut of their...

The A1 Esports League in Austria gets underway in partnership with ESL

Last week saw the opening event of the "A1 eSports League Austria" in partnership with ESL. The initial announcement saw League of Legends revealed as the first title, and it has...

Clash Royale’s first global esports champion is crowned, takes home $150,000

Mexico's Sergioramos:) will forever have a place in Clash Royale history after victory in the game's Crown Championship World Finals on Sunday.  Clash Royale gained its first world champion at London's Copper...

Gfinity reveal details of Australian Elite Series

Details of Gfinity's first Elite Series in Australia have been revealed less than a week after Dominic Redmond was appointed CEO. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5nuq25FAF8 The format will be a spitting image of the UK Elite...
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This week in esports: MTG, KSV, HyperX and the OWL

As we enter December, the month of festive cheer, the esports industry shows no sign of slowing down or letting us have a seconds rest. There has of course been an...

Boost Mobile becomes Official Wireless Partner of ELEAGUE

Boost Mobile has become the "Official Wireless Partner" of ELEAGUE. The mobile carrier has partnered with Turner and IMG and as a result will see initiatives across ELEAGUE's linear television, digital...

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Beyond the Summit, Stunlock Studios and Twitch announce $10,000 Battlerite tournament

Stunlock Studios, Twitch and Beyond the Summit have combined to offer a Battlerite tournament with $10,000 (£8,000) up for grabs. The tournament, named Enter the...