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Women in Esports committee

Women in Esports committee pushes for further inclusivity

The British Esports Association’s Women in Esports campaign was launched in 2019 to celebrate and highlight women in the esports industry. The campaign worked toward raising awareness and inclusivity in the...

Zaxby’s dines with High School Esports League for Spring Major

The High School Esports League (HSEL) has announced a partnership with American fast-casual restaurant chain Zaxby’s for a marketing promotion. Zaxby’s will award prizes for the HSEL’s Spring Major 2020 championship series,...
Amuka Esports acquires tournament organiser Incendium Gaming

Amuka Esports acquires tournament organiser Incendium Gaming

Amuka Esports has announced the full acquisition of Incendium Gaming, a tournament organiser in the fighting game community (FGC). Amuka Esports, which creates localised esports hubs for casual gamers across North America, has...

The esports leagues and events affected by coronavirus

The current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has disrupted life around the globe, and that extends to the esports industry as well. Numerous recent and upcoming events and leagues have been cancelled, postponed,...
Smash World Tour Announced

Smash World Tour pioneers with $250K prize pool for Melee and Ultimate

VGBootCamp has announced the Smash World Tour, a competitive circuit for Super Smash Bros. Melee and Ultimate, in partnership with Smash.gg and Twitch. The Smash World Tour (SWT) is an international league...
Australian Esports University League Chatime

Australian Esports University League partners with Chatime

Australian Esports University League has partnered with bubble tea brand Chatime for the 2020 season. The partnership will see Chatime assume the role of presenting partner for the league, which involves over...
Battlefy Nintendo Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo partners with Battlefy to support amateur Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Competitive tournament platform Battlefy has partnered with Nintendo of America to host amateur competitions for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The collaboration will see Battlefy’s upcoming Super Smash Bros. North America Ultimate Online Open Spring...
Esports Arena Series E

Esports Arena Series E semi-professional circuit unveiled

Esports Arena has announced a semi-professional gaming ecosystem, which will debut in May, titled Esports Arena Series E. The company also unveiled that it will open 11 more in-store arenas in Walmart...
Collegiate StarLeague DreamHack Partnership

Collegiate StarLeague enters two-year partnership with DreamHack

Collegiate esports tournament organiser Collegiate StarLeague has entered a two-year partnership with DreamHack. The deal sees Collegiate StarLeague become the official and preferred collegiate tournament provider for all of DreamHack's North American events until 2022. RELATED: Collegiate...
Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid League

nWay unveils Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid League

Developer nWay and partners Hasbro and Lionsgate have announced the Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid League, an official competition for the licensed, multiplatform fighting game. The Battle for the Grid League...