FGC

Esports news about fighting games

ONE Esports Announced

ONE Esports launches with Dota 2 championship series

Asian sports media property ONE Championship has announced its first event series as part of its new esports venture, ONE Esports. The first two confirmed events to be hosted during the 2019-2020...
Street Fighter V: Road to Tokyo Asia Invitational

Ambrasia Multimedia to host international Street Fighter V event

Ambrasia Multimedia, a company that finances content creators on the blockchain exchange, has announced the Street Fighter V: Road to Tokyo Asia Invitational 2019, a Capcom-licensed event that will see six nations compete against...

Smash Summit – Jeffrey “Axe” Williamson – A mouse climbs a mountain

At one of the most stacked Smash events of the year Tempo Storm's Jeffrey "Axe" Williamson, an Arizona Pikachu player, defied the odds and won the Smash Summit. Making history as the...

ASTRO Gaming continues partnership with CEO Gaming for 2019

Peripherals manufacturer ASTRO Gaming recently announced that they have renewed their partnership with fighting game event organiser CEO Gaming. The partnership sees ASTRO serve as the official audio and controller partner for the...

GameStop partners with fighting game pro Justin Wong

GameStop has announced a partnership with Street Fighter pro player Justin Wong to produce a series of 'gaming clinic' videos for GameStop's customers in the US. Through the partnership, Justin and GameStop...

Jas ‘Fizzi’ Laferriere – Project Slippi – Releasing the data

From Sweden to America, Project Slippi has bounced across an ocean and back and has changed how we engage with Super Smash Bros. Melee. The open source project attemps to create...

The growth of the FGC – Watering the grassroots

How does the growth of the FGC compare with other esports and how has it improved?  Esports has come a long way in the past few years. We've seen a boom in...

Capcom announce Capcom Media Ventures following esports restructure

Capcom has announced they are restructuring their esports and media licensing businesses by forming Capcom Media Ventures. Based out of Los Angeles, Capcom Media Ventures will now manage all global esports initiatives...

GOML 2019 shaping up to be Canada’s premier FGC event

Billed as Canada's premier fighting event, Get On My Level is back for its sixth annual tournament. Taking place over May 17th-19th in Toronto at the Better Living Center, GOML 2019 is set...
High School Esports League Tillys

High School Esports League partners with Tillys

High School Esports League (HSEL) has partnered with Southern Californian clothing retailer Tillys. The deal will see students that compete in HSEL be offered care packages from Tillys, as well as the opportunity...

Events

StarLadder to host PUBG amateur series

Tournament organizer StarLadder announced it will be holding the PUBG AmCup, a new series of tournaments in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for amateurs players in the...