G2 Esports Making the Squad

G2 Esports launches talent show for Fortnite streamers

Berlin-based esports organisation G2 Esports has teamed up with pre-existing sponsor paysafecard to host a talent show aimed at Fortnite streamers. The show, titled Making the Squad, will see prospective talent compete in...
Epic Games

Epic Games plans to expand into Australia and New Zealand

Epic Games, the developer behind Fortnite: Battle Royale, is looking to expand into Australia and New Zealand. Tony Reed, CEO of Game Developers Association of Australia (GDAA) has resigned from the company...
Epic Games Fortnite

Epic Games lands $1.25 billion investment in funding round

Epic Games, the developer behind Battle Royale title Fortnite, has reportedly received $1.25 billion (£976 million) in a funding round. The American video game developer already owns Unreal Engine, development software used...

ESI Recap: The last two months in Latin America

It's not always easy to keep up with Latin America and its fast-growing esports scene. From new organisations to successful tournaments, ESI brings you our top five stories from the region...

Super League Gaming announces Fortnite event “Play and Watch”

Super League Gaming has announced “Play and Watch”, a nationwide event to celebrate the Fortnite Fall Skirmish Finals. Select movie theatres in sixteen cities across North America are set to host the first...

NHL player Zach Hyman launches organisation E11 Gaming

Professional ice hockey player Zachary "Zach" Hyman announced the launching of a new esports organisation E11 Gaming. Hyman is venturing outside of the ice once again, the published author and professional ice...

Pringles Games Celebration announces esports event

Pringles and Games Celebration are partnering up once again for its upcoming event set to take place at the World Trade Centre in Mexico City. Pringles Games Celebration is back in Mexico...

Mixer announces North American Championship featuring Fortnite

Live streaming platform Mixer announced Mixer Matchups x Microsoft Store North American Championship featuring Fortnite, a nationwide tournament set to start on October 19. Fortnite players across North America are getting ready to...

Resonate partners with Currys PC World and epic.LAN

Resonate Total Gaming is partnering with Currys PC World and epic.LAN for its upcoming event in Glasgow, the festival announced through a press release. From October 19 to 21, Resonate Total Gaming...

WODuels launches player v player wager platform

WODuels announced the launch for its wager platform which features player v player competitive duels for real-money. The announcement states the platform has advanced matchmaking and a zero-tolerance cheating policy.  Duels are done...

Events

Psyonix announces Season 6 of RLCS with $1m prize

Rocket League developers, Psyonix announced today the beginning of Season Six of the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) along with a prize pool of...