Ninjas in Pyjamas secure European LCS slot – entire lineup to be replaced

According to ESPN reports, Ninjas in Pyjamas has secured an EU LCS spot having purchased the slot previously owned by Fnatic Academy. After Fnatic Academy was promoted, the organisation was forced to...

Red Bull pick up League of Legends team to compete in CS Qualifiers

Red Bull has gone a step further than team sponsorship, revealing the pickup of a team now to be called "Red Bulls". The roster, previously going by the name "R.B." had...

Team Liquid and Mobalytics join forces

Team Liquid has today announced a partnership with Mobalytics, a gaming analytics company. The companies will work together, aiming to further advance the role of analytics in professional League of Legends.  The...

EDward Gaming join the ranks of the Patriots and FC Barcelona as the team...

Gillette has today revealed the brand's first ever global esports team partner, EDward Gaming ("EDG"). EDward Gaming, one of the top Chinese League of Legends teams in the world, join an...

GAME announce fourth UK Masters season with £30,000 in prizes

The video game retailer GAME, who bought esports event company Multiplay in 2015, have announced the fourth season of their UK Masters esports tournament. This time they're offering £30,000 in prizes...

Maye Mac-Swiney – RiftAnalyst – Up your game

Not as good as you'd like to be at League? Enter RiftAnalyst. The low cost platform was built by Fluendo; this is a company which has built video analysis tools for...

Endless deadlines and unpaid prize money…what’s happening to Game Show?

For more than a year, Game Show has not held major tournaments. In April, sources claimed that it was being closed due to numerous debts. Game Show denied it – they...

Spartak Moscow have entered CS:GO, Dota 2 and League

One of the largest football clubs in Russia, Spartak Moscow, have made their move in esports with rosters in CS:GO, Dota 2 and League of Legends. The club already has a FIFA...

League of Legends rights in Turkey acquired by Saran Media

Domestic rights to the Turkish Challenger League in League of Legends have been acquired by Saran Media, SportBusiness reports. The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the League of Legends action...
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Origen hit with fine by Riot Games

Riot Games issued a $10,700 (£8,300) fine against League of Legends org Origen this week for failing to sign the necessary employment contracts with members of its staff.  These staff members included...

Events

Dallas is next stop for DreamHack Masters

Swedish production company DreamHack has announced that the next DreamHack Masters tournament will be held in Dallas, Texas. DreamHack will also bring its festival to...