Hitbox and Azubu to relaunch as Smashcast following merger

Following Azubu's acquisition of Hitbox back in January, the company has now announced a relaunch as Smashcast. The new platform can be found at www.smashcast.tv. All traffic that would previously otherwise be...
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ELEAGUE puts $250,000 on CS:GO Major Final Rematch

ELEAGUE, the esports tournament operator run by Turner and IMG, is set to place a hefty amount of cash on one CS:GO match. The best-of-three match-up, has been billed: 'Clash for Cash:...

New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins could be the first to have secured Overwatch...

Esteemed esports journalist Richard Lewis yesterday reported that Activision Blizzard has secured the involvement of two huge US sporting brands in the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins. Lewis' sources suggest that...

Warner Bros. announce esports schedule for Injustice 2 before it’s released

It's safe to say that Warner Bros. has its sights firmly set on the esports scene. It's upcoming FGC game Injustice 2 has already had its esports schedule announced.  Warner Bros. have...

Ballistix becomes a sponsor of Team Liquid

The latest company to partner with the multi-regional organisation Team Liquid is Ballistix Gaming. For those who don't know, Ballistix creates PC 'performance memory' products focused on the needs of high end gaming....
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Alexander Zavoloka – Runtime.gg – Eat right, play better

If you eat right, do you play better? That’s the thinking behind esports nutrition company Runtime.gg. The BITKRAFT powered start-up now has two products on the market (a drink and a...
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The International 7 on track to break prize pool records

Dota 2 is a somewhat weird and wonderful world. Seattle based publisher Valve run three tournaments a year, and they're undoubtedly the most esteemed events in the somewhat organised chaos that...

Team Liquid and Alienware extend partnership for sixth consecutive year

Team Liquid, the esports franchise, and Alienware, Dell’s gaming brand, announced their partnership for 2017-2018, extending the relationship of the two brands into its sixth consecutive year. Alienware will provide Team Liquid...

DreamHack announces ‘Senior tournament’ amongst others

DreamHack has announced four side competitive events that will run at the same time as its main DreamHack Summer 2017 tournament. The four tournaments include an all-female tournament, a junior tournament...
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This week in Esports: Clash Royale, Wavedash Games & the NBA

A quiet week all things considered this week when it comes to the esports industry. At long last we did hear about the full details of the NBA 2K eLeague and...

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Valve hints that TI could leave the US thanks to Trump

In a rare moment of extended commentary from Valve the company's representative Erik Johnson stated at a roundtable debate that the developer would consider relocating The...