New York Excelsior announce T-Mobile as new sponsor

Overwatch League ("OWL") team New York Excelsior ("NYXL") has announced T-Mobile as its new sponsor. T-Mobile is not new to the Overwatch League by any stretch of the imagination. The telecommunications brand...
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Washington Justice welcomes Events DC as founding partner

Overwatch League franchise Washington Justice has announced Events DC as its founding partner and signature sponsor. The venue and event company branding will be displayed on the front of Washington Justice's jersey, it'll...
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Philadelphia Fusion receives sponsorship from ARRIS

Overwatch League franchise Philadelphia Fusion has received an official sponsorship from telecommunications equipment manufacturing company ARRIS. The company will act as a jersey sponsor for the Comcast Spectacor-owned franchise. https://twitter.com/Fusion/status/1087394397484974081 In the announcement for the...
Overwatch Contenders

Blizzard to trial Twitch moderation for Overwatch Contenders

When the quarterfinals matches of Overwatch Contenders 2018 Season 3 take place, Blizzard will trial a new moderation system on Twitch. The test comes as a bid to find "new ways to...
Gen.G esports Nighthawk Pro Gaming

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...
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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...
Overwatch League Season 2 Schedule

Overwatch League Season 2 schedule reveals first home games

Blizzard has released the schedule for the second season of the Overwatch League, starting February 14th. The schedule includes - for the first time - home games that will venture outside of Los...
Overwatch League Fanatics

Overwatch League enters multi-year deal with Fanatics

Activision Blizzard's Overwatch League has entered a multi-year deal with licensed sports merchandise company Fanatics. The partnership will start before the second season of the league - which starts on February 14th...
Washington Justice

Washington Justice is final Overwatch League franchise to be announced

The eighth and final expansion franchise that will join the Overwatch League in Season 2 has been announced, and it's the Washington Justice. Owned by Washington Esports Ventures, led by entrepreneur Mark...
Vancouver Titans

Vancouver Titans is the newest Overwatch League franchise

The penultimate expansion team to join the Overwatch League has been announced in the form of Vancouver Titans. Owned by the Aquilini Group, in partnership with Luminosity Gaming, Vancouver Titans has signed...

Events

HUYA granted exclusive Chinese streaming rights for WESG

Chinese live streaming platform, HUYA Incorporated has acquired exclusive Chinese broadcasting rights for the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) 2018/2019 season. Alisports began WESG in 2016...