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COMBO BREAKER 2020

Combo Breaker 2020 fighting game event set for May

Annual fighting game competition Combo Breaker has announced its 2020 return with a new Chicago-area venue along with tournaments for additional games. Combo Breaker 2020 will take place at The Renaissance Schaumburg...
This week in esports

This week in esports: Bilibili, MAD Lions, ZeRo, OnePlus

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw Bilibili spend...
New Wave Esports Even Matchup Gaming

New Wave Esports to acquire Even Matchup Gaming

Esports investment company New Wave Esports has entered a definitive share purchase agreement with event production company Even Matchup Gaming. New Wave Esports currently holds an 18 percent stake in Even Matchup...

ZeRo enters exclusive streaming deal with Facebook Gaming

Former professional Super Smash Bros. player Gonzalo 'ZeRo' Barrios has entered a partnership with streaming platform Facebook Gaming. The deal will see Barrios stream exclusively on Facebook Gaming, leaving his 520,000 Twitch followers...
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate University Championship

NSE partners with Nintendo UK for Super Smash Bros. events

National Student Esports (NSE) has partnered with Nintendo UK to launch the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate University Championship. The event will feature an eight-week online circuit and has joined NSE's winter season, allowing players to...
Intel World Open

Intel World Open brings esports to 2020 Summer Olympics

Intel has announced the Intel World Open, an esports tournament that will take place on the lead up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan. The tournament will feature Japan-based title Street Fighter V...
Pro Play Esports

Pro Play Esports launches online tournament platform

Mexican event organiser Pro Play Esports has launched with the aim of giving casual players a chance to compete for money and practice against other competitors. Pro Play Esports will host short tournament seasons...

US university offers first Smash Ultimate scholarship program

The University of California, Irvine (UCI) plans to institute a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate scholarship team for the upcoming 2019-2020 academic year. Thanks to a $50,000 donation from the owners of Street...
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...