RumbleMonkey will allow gamers to compete for real money

RumbleMonkey is a new platform which allows gamers worldwide to legally play head-to-head matches for real money. It will kick off with Hearthstone and begins its closed beta on March 27th....
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The impact of being toxic in esports

Recently, the General Manager of Unicorns of Love Romain “Khagneur” Bigeard was on an EU LCS post game segment. He took the opportunity to talk directly to aspiring pro players about...

Team Secret reshuffles management as payment feud resurfaces

Team Secret announced yesterday that Kemal Sadikoglu would no longer be a director with the company whilst John Yao would be Secret's newly appointed CEO.  Co-founders Clement "Puppey" Ivanov and Matthew "Cyborgmatt" Bailey announced the...
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Riot Games awarded $10million and full control over Leaguesharp websites in recent settlement

Late last week Riot Games, were awarded $10m (£8.2m) following the settlement of a lawsuit against Leaguesharp, a service created to allow its customers to cheat their way through the ranks in League...
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ESL brings the IEM to Sydney

ESL, the world's largest esports company, is bringing the Intel Extreme Masters series to Australia for the first time. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event will be hosted at the 18,000 capacity Qudos Bank...

Red Bull offer a wider shot at glory in Street Fighter V

The Proving Grounds Street Fighter V competitions will return this year. The aim of this is to allow amateur players an opportunity to prove they've got what it takes by playing...

HP Inc unveil sponsorship with Team Secret’s Julia Kiran

HP Inc, the California based technology company announced late last week that they have sponsored Team Secret's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player Julia "Juliano" Kiran. https://twitter.com/OMENbyHP/status/837573495408234497 The partnership is with OMEN, the gaming arm of the HP...

Gfinity reveal Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the first game for the Challenger Series

Gfinity has today announced that Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be the first game title in the Gfinity Challenger Series.  The Gfinity Challenger Series provides a platform for Counter-Strike players of any ability to showcase...

Michael “FlashX” Valore – Team SoloMid Vainglory – Mobile games are the future of...

Michael "FlashX" Valore is the captain and Roam player for Team SoloMid's Vainglory team. He has been on the team since the acquisition of Team Alliance in 2016. Since then, TSM has won...

Northern Arena accused of not paying players

In the latest esports accusation, the Canadian tournament organiser Northern Arena is being accused of owing several Dota 2 teams their beloved prize money. Northern Arena is one of the biggest tournament organisers...

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Heather Garozzo – Team Dignitas – From shame to pride

What a difference a decade makes. Heather Garozzo is the Director of Fan Engagement at Team Dignitas.  Ahead of XLIVE Esports Summit where she'll be...