Foundry IV

Foundry IV expands partnership with MGM Resorts International

Foundry IV, a game development and esports consultancy company, has expanded its partnership with MGM Resorts International - an entertainment company that deals mainly in hotels and casinos. The results of this...
fortnite battle royale; epic games

Epic announces the 2019 Fortnite World Cup

In the middle of Fortnite's ProAm event at E3, Epic Games announced esports plans for its booming battle royale game. The Fortnite World Cup will be coming in 2019 as the culmination of...
Fnatic Fortnite

Fnatic hosting tryouts for Fortnite roster at E3

Fnatic - a professional esports organisation based in London, United Kingdom - will host tryouts for its competitive Fortnite roster at this year's E3. Taking place on June 12-14th, Fnatic's captain Johan "Ettnix"...

ESI Gambling Report: Betting on battle royale

Last-man-standing or battle royale games are the latest trend in the gaming world, and the rise has been explosive, to say the least. Another emerging sector - growing exponentially faster following the...

PUBG Corp sues Fortnite studio for copyright infringement

Last Friday, a representative from PUBG Corporation - developers of widely-popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - announced they had filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games’ Fortnite, for its...
fortnite battle royale; epic games

Epic Games will provide $100m in prize pools for first year of Fortnite esports

Epic Games announced today it'll be investing a whopping $100m(£74m) into prize pools for Fortnite Battle Royale esports in the inevitable 2018-2019 season. This is the first we've heard of an...
H1Z1 Pro League

Jace Hall – H1Z1 Pro League – A league of its own

The H1Z1 Pro League is the ambitious first attempt at a structured, competitive league for a Battle Royale title. Kicking off on April 21st and exclusively streamed on Facebook, there's plenty for...

GLL and PGL announce partnership for $50,000 PUBG tournament

Global Loot League ("GLL") and production company PGL have announced a partnership that will see the Season 1 finals of GLL taking place in a LAN setting at PGL's Bucharest studio. The...
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G:loot and PUBG’s Global Loot League set to expand with 10 million investment

G:loot, the Swedish company most well known for PUBG league "Global Loot League" has today secured 10 million euros (£8.86m) in new capital as they aim to continue expansion. G:loot's core activities...

PUBG Corporation CEO hints at potential movie

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds stormed the Steam charts in 2017, as battle royale games sought to establish their place amongst the most popular games in the industry. PUBG, as it is commonly known, have...

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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...