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Capcom and JeSU plan team tournament in Japan for 2019

A new Street Fighter league has been announced today by Capcom. Utilising a team format, six teams of 3 players will battle in Street Fighter V, beginning in Spring 2019. Similar...
Injustice 2 Pro Series 2018

Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals to hit Disney XD, ESPN3

The 2018 Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals, hosted by Intersport and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, will be broadcast on both Disney XD and ESPN3. The event, which takes place in Chicago...

Twin Galaxies Fight Club to debut at the Esports Arena Las Vegas

Twin Galaxies announced a new fighting game event, the Twin Galaxies Fight Club (TGFC) is ready to debut at the Esports Arena Las Vegas on August 4. Twin Galaxies is bringing together...
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...
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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...

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Vancouver Titans is the newest Overwatch League franchise

The penultimate expansion team to join the Overwatch League has been announced in the form of Vancouver Titans. Owned by the Aquilini Group, in partnership...