Phil Kornychev – Forget the TV show, this is the real Skins drama

The gambling boom of Counter Strike: Global Offensive started just over three years ago, with the launch of CSGO Lounge – a website where players could bet their ingame skins on...

Wings wins TI6 & biggest cash prize in esports

The winners of TI6 Wings Gaming has earned itself the biggest prize in esports history to the tune of $9.1m (£7m) after beating North American side Digital Chaos in the final. The...

CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge shutter down skins betting

Lounge, the company behind the largest skins betting site CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge, formally announced this week that it would be scrapping skins betting. Each site made the announcement via...

Valve makes changes to Dota 2 Pro Circuit qualifications

While the record-breaking International 8 is in the past, teams are now shuffling to prepare for the 2018-2019 Dota 2 competitive season which begins with a Minor in October and the...

Good Game Management announce partnership with Fnatic

Paris based esports sponsorship and media rights management agency Good Game Management has announced a partnership with UK based esports organisations Fnatic. The deal will see Good Game Management supporting Fnatic to...
Bundesliga

DFL launching esports tournament for Bundesliga clubs

The German Football League (DFL) is looking to launch a tournament for clubs in both of the football leagues it organises: the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2. The competition will see teams from the...

Clash Royale League finals head to Tokyo, Japan

Clash Royale developer Supercell announced today it will hold the World Finals for the first Clash Royale League in Tokyo, Japan on December 1st. The one-day event will take place at...

Clutch Gaming partners with streaming platform Bilibili

League of Legends team, Clutch Gaming has announced a partnership with live streaming service Bilibili. Clutch Gaming competes in the North American League Championship Series, while Bilibili also owns and operate...

Dr. James Onate – Ohio State University – Research of baseline data for esports...

Earlier this month, The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio announced the establishment of not only a varsity esports program and a dedicated practice arena but a research program to study...
ESL Big East Conference

ESL, Big East Conference launch Rocket League season

Tournament organiser and production company ESL has teamed with American collegiate athletic programme Big East Conference to launch a Rocket League competition in the conference. A pilot event titled the Big East...

Events

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...