FGC

Esports news about fighting games

WePlay Esports launches Mortal Kombat tournament, announces DashFight as media partner

Media holding company and esports tournament organiser WePlay Esports has announced it will host a Mortal Kombat tournament in its purpose-built arena in Kyiv.  WePlay Dragon Temple will be the first fighting game tournament that WePlay has...

Panda Global launches PGstats, data analytics closed beta

North American esports organisation Panda Global has announced a closed beta for a fighting-game data and analytics platform and website, as part of its PGstats.com project. The platform aims to use computer vision...

WFH League Season 2 – New look, new games, new opportunities

The WFH League, a joint venture between Esports Insider and Platform,  is back for a second season. The ‘Work From Home, Win From Home’ league is for people to take part and...
beastcoast Four Loko

beastcoast cracks open Four Loko sponsorship

North American organisation beastcoast has unveiled Four Loko as its official adult beverage sponsor. The alcoholic beverage brand will activate through 'happy hours,' a series that will "bring together beastcoast's fans and the team's...
Gen.G Esports Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University taps Gen.G for esports program

Multinational organisation Gen.G Esports has joined forces with the Eastern Michigan University to devise an esports program beginning in the autumn. The multi-year agreement will result in a program that supports academic enrollment goals. RELATED:...
Panda Global Staff Hires

Panda Global makes series of hires

North American organisation Panda Global has made a series of full-time and part-time additions to its ranks. The organisation is best known for fielding competitors in fighting and collectable card games. RELATED: Tempo Storm...
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,...