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Esports news about fighting games

Street Fighter V joins the Gfinity Challenger Series

Gfinity has revealed the name of the next title to join CS:GO in its Challenger Series and Elite Draft. Drum roll, please. It'll be the iconic FGC title Street Fighter V. The Capcom title...
Gfinity Facebook

Gfinity Elite Series to broadcast exclusively on Facebook

Gfinity has signed an exclusive digital broadcast agreement with Facebook that will see Season 3 of the Elite Series streamed on the social platform globally, excluding Australia. This agreement gives Facebook the exclusive...

Twitch and Bandai Namco to host Tekken World Tour

There is good news on the horizon for fans of Tekken 7 after Twitch and Bandai Namco announced a new tournament series. The two companies have teamed up in an effort to...

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...

SFV Brooklyn Beatdown is returning to ESL One New York

ESL and AEG have announced the anticipated return of the Brooklyn Beatdown to Barclays Center for its second edition during ESL One New York on September 16 - 17, 2017. The Street...
Challonge

Challonge launches new format for Battle Royale and fighting games

Competition platform Challonge has introduced a 'Free for All' format on its platform aimed at Battle Royale and fighting games. The format will allow tournament organisers to host competitions with a free-for-all...

Former FGC sponsors Mad Catz have been delisted from the New York Stock Exchange

The well documented financial perils of former FGC sponsors Mad Catz continue as the company was removed from the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") on Friday. The company's delisting comes as no real...
Gfinity Turtle Beach

Gfinity bring Turtle Beach on board for Elite Series

Turtle Beach, a headset and gaming equipment company, will be the official audio partner for Season 3 and 4 of the Gfinity Elite Series. This means that players across the Gfinity competition in...

Martin Wyatt – Gfinity – “You’ll find me sat front and centre, every weekend,...

The Gfinity Elite Draft and Elite Series is edging ever closer. It's just a matter of days now before the pre-requisite, the Challenger Series shut and those that will be considered...

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...

Events

Hamburg is the new Dota 2 host city for ESL One...

A new German host city has been announced for Europe's largest Dota 2 tournament, with ESL One 2017 heading to Hamburg in October.  This will...