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Another team calls time on Overwatch, Rogue release all OW players

Rogue have become the latest team to drop their Overwatch roster. A tweet sent out by the org's official account yesterday evening told of the decision, and included a brief Twitlonger detailing...
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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...

RTSmunity adds live betting on Overwatch

Shortly after the release of Overwatch this May, the game quickly gained a strong and significant fan base, with around 20 million people reportedly playing worldwide. In South Korea, the game...
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Gen.G esports extends partnership with Nighthawk Pro Gaming

Gen.G esports has announced the renewal of its partnership with NETGEAR's gaming brand, Nighthawk Pro Gaming. As a result, NETGEAR will provide Nighthawk Pro Gaming routers and switches for the organisation's headquarters...

This week in Esports: First legal wagers taken in Nevada, Twitch partner with TSM...

The biggest news this week comes from Las Vegas, Nevada, where William Hill became the first sportsbook to take legal wager on esports. Other highlights include Twitch partnering with TSM and C9 and the inaugural eSports industry awards night.  William...

The 2018 OWL and NA LCS ownership guide

2017 has truly been the year that the worlds of esports and traditional sports have collided. With our ESI Super Forum - a one day conference which will focus on the...

Overwatch League welcomes Toyota as a partner

The Overwatch League has announced automotive giant Toyota as a brand-marketing partner for the league's inaugural season. The news may not come as a surprise to many, with Toyota adverts already featuring...

August sees Overwatch jump to fifth most watched esport on Twitch

In the month of August there was only ever going to be one esport which was the most watched; Dota 2.  Thanks to The International with its $20m plus largely crowdfunded prize...
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7 cities that could house an Overwatch team – Europe

The argument over whether the city format can work in esports, and specifically in this instance in Overwatch, rumbles on. Examples from history suggest it won’t work, and some point to...
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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...

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Riot Games rebrands NA LCS following EU LCS changes

Riot Games' premier North American League of Legends competition, the North American League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS), has undergone a minor rebranding...