DreamTeam announce partnership with StarLadder

DreamTeam, the esports and gaming recruitment and management network founded by Alexander Kokhanovskyy has announced its second big partnership in the space of a week, this time with StarLadder.  For those unaware...

Olympique Lyonnais and EDward Gaming partner for FIFA Online 3

EDward Gaming, a well respected Chinese esports organisation has today announced that it has entered a partnership with French football club Olympique Lyonnais ("Lyon"). The move will see Lyon expand its...
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Harrisburg University joins NACE, will offer 15 full esports scholarships

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has become the first Mid-Atlantic university, and the fiftieth nationwide in the States, to join the National Association of Collegiate eSports (NACE). Harrisburg University will offer 15 full athletic...
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New York, New York, it’s an Overwatch town, welcome Excelsior

In arguably the most fantastical of Overwatch League names yet, today it was revealed that the name the Big Apple franchise has picked for itself is New York Excelsior. https://twitter.com/overwatchleague/status/924985823254028288 Excelsior means 'Ever...
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Overwatch spectator mode to be revamped ahead of OWL

It's safe to say that the approach Blizzard has taken to Overwatch esports has been maligned by many. Accusations of a game which is extremely difficult to spectate and has little...
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Airbus enters esports with ‘Out of the Blue’

Airbus, a leading European aircraft manufacturer, has made major inroads into the esports world with the apparent sponsorship of a new League of Legends team, Out of the Blue. The details of...

EA and FIFA announce FIFA eWorld Cup 2018

EA in association with football giant FIFA has announced the upcoming FIFA eWorld Cup 2018 competition set to begin on November 3. “Last year was a pivotal achievement for competitive FIFA, engaging...
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This week in esports: Cloud9 and WWE, Boston Uprising and Genius DreamHack

There's been more hustle and bustle in esports this week with not one but two Overwatch League teams named, a substantial investment in Cloud9 courtesy of WWE and others, news from...

5v5 Vainglory pre-reg now open, grand unveiling set for World Championship

Vainglory has today opened pre-registration for its upcoming 5v5 mode. The mode has long been discussed and remains in closed beta but would-be players can now pre-register for a chance to...

Boston’s Overwatch League team is to be known as Boston Uprising

Another Overwatch League now has a name. The Boston franchise, owned by Robert and Jonathan Kraft, will henceforth be known as Boston Uprising. The team's logo and colours (blue, yellow and black chosen to be...

Events

Poland’s first esports business conference

The first esports business conference in Poland will be taking place on March 23rd in Warsaw. The aim of the eSPORTconf Poland is to help drive the...