Serena Williams appears in Overwatch League launch

It was at BlizzCon this weekend that giant game developer Blizzard launched early details of its Overwatch League to launch in 2017.  The promotional video launched featured 22 time Tennis Grand Slam winner Serena...

Now it’s ice hockey in esports as IFK Helsinki enters Overwatch

The Finnish ice hockey club IFK Helsinki has entered esports with a team announced in Overwatch. The Helsinki REDS as they'll be known consists of captain Roope 'Ruape' Kurkela, in addition to Eemeli...
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Will The Overwatch League be a path to glory?

During the opening ceremony at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced its esports plans for its latest game, Overwatch, in the form of The Overwatch League. This finally put to bed rumours of what the game's...

VATIC Gaming enters Overwatch and announces store

VATIC Gaming announced its UK Overwatch team on Wednesday evening.  This saw the organisation enter its first roster outside of CS:GO and as the press release stated it "provides us (sic) with the chance...

Plays.tv brings replays and an annotated timeline to Overwatch

Plays.tv has today launched its Automated Highlights integration with Blizzard’s Overwatch to give players full match replays and an easy to way to share videos.  Along with match replays, every elimination, multi-kill,...

Dot Esports expanding its team of writers

Now it has its independent space courtesy of GAMURS taking over, Dot Esports is looking to expand its editorial and content team.  A post went up via Medium yesterday with details of...
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ESL UK Premiership Finals roundup

This weekend past saw the winners of three of the four ESL UK Premiership competitions crowned as champions. These were in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch. We previewed the event...
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ESL UK Premiership Finals weekend

This weekend (28-30th October) sees the ESL UK Premiership in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch finals take place. They're being held at MCM ComicCon London at the ExCel London by...

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...

PVP.ME and GamingBattleGround on EiG Launchpad shortlist

EiG's revered Startup Launchpad 2016 includes five shortlisted companies and of these two of them are esports firms. PVP.ME and GamingBattleGround made it to the shortlist of the event which means they've...

Events

HyperX announced as official sponsor for FACEIT London Major

HyperX has become an official sponsor for the upcoming FACEIT London Major. FACEIT is bringing the emblematic Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament to the SSE...