The Professional eSports Association promises fair pay for players

In North America seven organisations have teamed up to form the Professional eSports Association (PEA) in a bid to further professionalise esports and ensure fair standards and pay for players. It will...

ELEAGUE announces the teams & schedule for season two

CS:GO fans have something extra to sink their teeth into again from this week after the ELEAGUE season two preliminaries got underway yesterday. This week’s preliminary round will feature the likes of...

The launch of the National Association of Collegiate eSports

The National Association of Collegiate eSports (NAC eSports) officially launched on Wednesday, with its remit to provide "legitimacy and structure for esports programs officially recognized by their college or university".  NAC eSports is...

Epsilon eSports join the ECS Development League

It has been announced that Epsilon eSports have taken the place of Natus Vincere in the ECS CS:GO Developmental League.  This is due to Na'Vi being forced to pull out of the competition....

Steffen Thomsen – Danske Spil – The Danish esports betting scene

Following the International in early August of this year, for which the victorious team Wings Gaming came away with $9.1m (£7m) as a prize, esports betting experienced a notable surge. Steffen Thomsen,...

Sweetpatch TV will speak at the Esports 2016 Conference in London

Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. has announced that Sweetpatch TV will speak at the eSports 2016 Conference in London on September 23rd.  David Witts, the Owner of Sweetpatch TV, will be on a panel...

Will PSG be the next football club in esports?

French sports daily L’Equipe has reported that Paris Saint-Germain Football Club appear to be set to invest in esports.  The article stated that the Ligue 1 champions are in talks with French esports team...

Chris Kamara tries his hand at CoDcasting

What's Chris Kamara doing shoutcasting for Call of Duty? I'm sure he doesn't know, Jeff. The footballer turned everyone's favourite Sky Sports presenter turned shampoo model has now added esports shoutcaster to his CV. Kammy tried...

Scott Burton – eSportsPools – Fantasy and teaming up with Na’Vi

 Scott Burton is the CEO of a company which is pairing up esports and fantasy; eSportsPools. The community centred site is also partnered with Na’Vi, or Natus Vincere, a popular team with...

You can play Jme at Gfinity’s Serious Rainbow Six Siege Tournament

It has been announced that Gfinity will be launching a new Serious Rainbow Six Siege tournament with UK grime musician Jme as both host and participant.  There'll be a prize pool of £2,500...

Events

Reactions and calls for tougher security following the Jacksonville shooting

The esports community has been shaken these past few days by the events in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday afternoon. During the Southeast Regional for...