High School Esports League Spring Major

HSEL Spring Major receives $174K in prizes from MSI

High School Esports League (HSEL) has announced that its Spring Major will award over $174,000 (£130,897.59) worth of peripherals from MSI. The top eight teams across all nine of the approved titles...
Fortnite World Cup

Fortnite World Cup details revealed with $30 million prize pool

Epic Games has revealed more details on its previously-announced Fortnite World Cup, and it'll boast a $30 million (£23 million) prize pool. Taking place over July 26-28th, 100 solo players and 50...
Counter Logic Gaming Newegg

Counter Logic Gaming adds Newegg as Fortnite partner

North American organisation Counter Logic Gaming has announced a new partnership with technology retailer Newegg. As part of the deal, Newegg will act as the presenting partner and official online technology retail...
DrLupo State Farm

DrLupo announced as State Farm’s first individual esports sponsorship

Benjamin "DrLupo" Lupo, Fortnite captain and streamer for ReKTGlobal's Rogue organisation, has received sponsorship from insurance and financial giant State Farm. The deal will include branded replays on DrLupo's stream, in-stream stunts...
Overwolf 20th Century Fox Fortnite

20th Century Fox and Overwolf team for Fortnite competition

20th Century Fox has teamed up with Overwolf to launch a Fortnite competition in promotion of its upcoming movie The Kid Who Would Be King. The competition's prizes include 1,000 V-Bucks -...
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The Australian Open will host a $400,000 AUD Fortnite tournament

The Australian Open is hosting a two-day Fortnite tournament at the end of January. The Fortnite Summer Smash at Australian Open will see a solo free to enter tournament as well...
WSOE 3

WSOE chooses Fortnite for third event in its tournament series

World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) has announced the third stop in its tournament series, and it'll see 100 players take part in popular Battle Royale title Fortnite. WSOE 3 will take place...

Unikrn launches skill-based betting service dubbed UMode

It’s another red-letter day for esports betting platform, Unikrn, as they announce their new skill-based betting feature, UMode, available in a number of global markets including 41 states. UMode coincides with...

EStars announces Turtle Beach as exclusive headset partner

EStars has announced Turtle Beach as its exclusive headset partner for the upcoming EStars featuring Fortnite. The Fortnite tournament series kicks off on January 4 in Glasgow at the Celtic Park. Open...
Soulja Boy Ninja

Soulja Boy intends to start his own esports organisation

Recording artist and entrepreneur DeAndre Cortez Way, better known under the guise of Soulja Boy, has announced his intentions of starting his own esports organisation. He has dabbled in the gaming industry...

Events

The second iteration of Esports BAR Cannes goes off with a...

This year's Cannes edition of the Esports BAR was a serious step up from 2017. This is not to say that 2017 was a poor...