Are esports organisers anti-gambling?

So with skins dying a death and regulation forcing its way through esports betting, we should surely expect more partnerships between bookmakers and teams and competitions in the near future? Nick White, of...

D-Day – British eSports Association consultation deadline is Friday

The British eSports Association has put out a digital klaxon call for any and all feedback to be submitted before its consultation periods ends this Friday September 30th.  Over the past three months the British...

Hi-Rez announces changes to Paladins Invitational

Hi-Rez Studios has announced that the first ever Paladins Invitational will be a truly global affair.  It will include not only teams from the Western world such as North America and Europe...

Team dignitas bought by NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers

One of the oldest names in professional esports, Team Dignitas, have announced a takeover by NBA's Philadelphia 76ers franchise. Part of this deal includes a buy-out of the organisation Apex, who...

Gamblit launches esports platform at G2E Vegas

There's a lot of interest around casinos and esports right now and Gamblit Gaming has subsequently unveiled its G-Sports platform at this year's G2E in Las Vegas.  The California based firm has...

Scrub League Weekly – SMITE, VR in CS:GO and Pokken’s absence

On this week's episode of SMITE League -- we mean, Scrub League, hosts Colin, Kevin and Sam sit down with Kevin 'Adanas' Meier to talk about all things SMITE. The caster and...

GameCo raises $8.25m to bring esports to the casino floor

GameCo announced an investment totaling $8.25m (£6.35m) last week which will see the company's first games enter casinos this year.  The latest funding round was led by Javelin Venture Partners, with Courtside Ventures,...

Riot Games promises more revenue options for pro teams

League of Legends developer Riot Games revealed some exciting forthcoming changes for its esports scene last week via a blog post published on September 22nd.  The announcement stated: "As we move into 2017...

Blizzard announces final Overwatch World Cup teams

Of the 50 countries that entered a team into the qualification for the Overwatch World Cup, only 16 have made it.  Blizzard has now announced which teams were successful and which will compete...

The biggest esports may not be the best for betting

With a lot of operators looking to expand and or improve their esports market coverage, or for those yet to take the leap, understanding the various esports titles is vital.  As the...

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From May 19-21, the 12 best teams from North America and Europe (6 from each region) will compete in a three-day tournament to determine...