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Esports news about fighting games

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...
eFighting League

eFighting League to kick off with inaugural event in December

The eFighting League (eFL) has been established as an esports league for celebrities and it has now announced its first event, eFL One. Held at the Troxy London on December 29th, world-renowned...

ELEAGUE to partner with Nintendo for Smash Bros. Ultimate broadcast

ELEAGUE has announced a new partnership with developer Nintendo to bring a three-part episodic series around the Smash Bros. Ultimate Invitational 2018 which was held at E3 earlier this year in Los Angeles, California....

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...
Echo Fox Samsung SIMPLE Mobile

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...

Events

WIN.GG to present as features startup at ICE North America

Authoritative esports media portal, WIN has been selected to present to an audience of attendees at the ICE North America exhibition. WIN was chosen...