CLG partners with Overwolf to offer pro in-game guides

The American esports organisation Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) have announced their partnership with Overwolf, an application which allows developers to create downloadable applications for video games.  This partnership will be oriented towards...

More than just prize money up for grabs at the ESL Premiership this autumn..

ESL UK has formally announced the ESL Premiership is returning this autumn which'll see Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends teams competing for a £21,000 prize pot. There is also a...

Riot Games to be honoured by BAFTA with special award

League of Legends co-CEOs and co-founders Brandon Beck and Marc Merrill are set to be presented with a special award by the British Academy of Film and Television ("BAFTA") next week....

Riot reveal NA LCS franchising model to go live in 2018

Riot Games, the publisher of one of the world's largest esports, League of Legends has revealed details of its franchising plans for the North American League of Legends Championship Series. The spots are...

Riot launches new series of League of Legends tournaments – Rift Rivals

After news that the Intel Extreme Masters will no longer feature League of Legends, game developer Riot has been quick to act and announce more international LoL tournaments. The series of...

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...

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Red Bull announce second season of Team Brawl: Hearthstone

Earlier this week, Red Bull Media House announced the second season of Team Brawl: Hearthstone®, a unique esports competition that takes place on Blizzard Entertainment's immensely popular Hearthstone. The...