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Army Entertainment Esports Championship Series

U.S. Army to launch Street Fighter V championship series

Army Entertainment, a part of the U.S. Army's Installation Management Command, is set to launch a Street Fighter V competition: the Army Entertainment Esports Championship Series. This competition will be hosted in cooperation with MGM...
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NRG Esports, Sony Crackle team up for documentary series

North American organisation NRG Esports has partnered with Sony Crackle and Complex Networks to produce a documentary series entitled Hook'd. The four-part series will premiere on July 27th, followed by five-minute episodes on July...

Japanese Street Fighter pro-gamer licenses to be awarded at Tokyo Game Show

Not only did Capcom announce the Street Fighter V tournament held at this years Tokyo Game Show will be a Pro Tour premier event, but if any Japanese players place in...
Echo Fox Samsung SIMPLE Mobile

Samsung, SIMPLE Mobile sponsor Echo Fox’s Injustice 2 team

Echo Fox has announced that its Injustice 2 players - Dominique "SonicFox" McLean, Brad "Scar" Vaughn, and Jivan "Theo" Karapetian - are now sponsored by both Samsung and SIMPLE Mobile. As part of...

Bandai Namco announces Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour format

Japanese publisher BANDAI NAMCO has announced details of the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour circuit. Keeping to the story of Dragon Ball, the World Tour will centre around seven Dragon Balls...

ELEAGUE signs Kraken Rum as official distilled spirits partner

ELEAGUE has added yet another non-endemic sponsor to its seemingly ever-growing roster by welcoming Kraken Black Spiced Rum as its official distilled spirits partner. The deal officially kicked off during the...
Gfinity Elite Series Australia

Gfinity Elite Series Australia strikes deal with Twitch

Gfinity Esports Australia has entered an exclusive partnership with Twitch that will see every match from Season 1 of the 2018 Gfinity Elite Series Australia broadcast exclusively on the streaming platform. Kicking off on...

EVO Japan reports $1.13m loss due to lack of sponsorship

According to financial reports by Hearts United Group EVO Japan 2018, the first Evolution Championship Series event held out of the United States, resulted in a loss of $1.13m (£837,000). Despite the...
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

ESL, Square Enix partner for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT tournaments

ESL is working alongside Square Enix to launch the very first Dissidia Final Fantasy NT tournament in both Europe and America. The competition for the 3v3 team-based brawler will begin on...
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The Esports Roundtable: Jonathon Oudthone, NGAGE Esports

THE ESPORTS ROUNDTABLE IS A PODCAST THAT HOSTS DIFFERENT GUESTS EACH AND EVERY WEEK, DISCUSSING ALL THINGS BUSINESS IN ESPORTS. This week on The Esports Roundtable, host Joe Hills welcomes Jonathon Oudthone, President of NGAGE...

Events

EA, PlayStation 4 launch FIFA 19 Continental Cup

EA is launching the Continental Cup 2018 Presented by PlayStation, a licensed qualifier for the FIFA 19 Global Series. Taking place over October 26-28th, the Continental...