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...
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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...

H1Z1 Pro League to form, minimum player salary guaranteed

Daybreak Games, the creator of H1Z1 has partnered with Twin Galaxies to establish a new H1Z1 Pro League Division. Ultimately, the aim of the league is to create a sustainable ecosystem...

Adam Clegg – H1Z1 – We’ve been going through the process of being first...

This "last man standing" genre is fairly new to esports with only a handful of games attempting to break into the competitive scene. Developer, Daybreak Games, has been on the ground...

Daybreak sponsors own H1Z1 tournament

Daybreak's zombie survival/free-for-all deathmatch game H1Z1 has been garnering some real "steam" since its release in January of 2015. Despite a short upset from the fans when the game was split...

Events

GAME Belong is hosting midnight launch events for FIFA 18

To celebrate the launch of FIFA 18, GAME is hosting a series of midnight launch events at 250 stores this week. The first kicked off...