Smite and Paladins NACE Championships

Hi-Rez Studios, NACE launch SMITE & Paladins College Championships

The National Association of College Esports (NACE) has expanded its initial partnership with Hi-Rez Studios from May. Together, they will now host college national championships for both SMITE and Paladins. Starting in September...
Team Gravity JT

Team Gravity welcomes global sponsorship from JT

Team Gravity, an organisation that competes in virtual reality esports, has announced its global sponsor in broadband provider JT. Team Gravity currently competes in Echo Arena, Sprint Vector, and The Unspoken, though it's...

NHL Commissioner discusses future plans for esports

The National Hockey League is seemingly moving forward with plans for an esports structure surrounding the EA game franchise in the coming year, according to an ESPN interview with NHL Commissioner...
OpTic Gaming Mexico

OpTic Gaming announces entry into Latin American market

American esports organisation OpTic Gaming is sticking to its plans of expanding globally with an announcement that it has entered the Latin American esports market. Picking up the former roster of Ronin...
The Forge Arena

Artur Minacov – The Forge Arena – Building an esport from scratch

What came first, the esports game or its community? As the industry grows, so does the popularity of the games that it compromises of - so it's understandable and expected that more...
Critical Ops

Critical Force raises $6.3 million in funding

Critical Force, the Finnish developer behind hit mobile FPS Critical Ops has raised $6.3m(£4.7m) in funding from a Finish public grant organisation, Business Finland. Critical Force will use the funding to 'scale their game...
NBA 2K League

NBA 2K League sets June 29th deadline for expansion bids

The NBA 2K League has set a deadline of June 29th for NBA teams looking to participate in the leagues 2019 season. There are 30 teams overall and currently, 17 participating...
Ninjas in Pyjamas

Ninjas in Pyjamas enter Rainbow Six Siege, Latin American market

Swedish esports organisation Ninjas in Pyjamas, often acronymed as NiP, has entered both the Rainbow Six Siege and the Latin American scene in one fell swoop. Recognising the growth of the popular tactical...
HGC Cheer

Blizzard brings back revenue share for Heroes of the Storm on Twitch

Blizzard Entertainment has made it known that the Twitch revenue share integration for Heroes of the Storm, known as HGC Cheer, has made a return. First launched for the Heroes Global Championship - the...
Fnatic Fortnite

Fnatic hosting tryouts for Fortnite roster at E3

Fnatic - a professional esports organisation based in London, United Kingdom - will host tryouts for its competitive Fortnite roster at this year's E3. Taking place on June 12-14th, Fnatic's captain Johan "Ettnix"...

Events

AVGL launches Fortnite collegiate league

The American Video Game League, or AVGL, announced it will be launching the first collegiate Fortnite esports league. To begin, AVGL will host four...