Newzoo’s Pieter van den Heuvel will give keynote address at eSports 2016

Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. has confirmed that Newzoo's Market Analyst Pieter van den Heuvel will be the keynote speaker at eSports 2016 at the Strand Palace Hotel in London on Friday 23 September.    eSports 2016 is...

ESL One New York will be live streamed in VR

ESL, SLIVER.tv, a next-generation esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, and VR production studio WonderWorld VR have announced that they are partnering up to produce the first ever esports event to...

ESIC finds no case in allegations against Rainbow Six Pro League

ESIC, or Esports Integrity Coalition, has released a full statement on the case regarding allegations against the ESL Rainbow Six Pro League.  There were two separate allegations, one of match fixing and another...

Sky and ITV invest in Ginx TV

Both Sky and ITV have purchased stakes in Ginx TV, the owner of the UK & Ireland's esports television channel Ginx esports TV. The broadcasting giants have each invested £1.55m in Ginx TV...

MOBA Legends partners with ESL

Kick9's MOBA Legends will be the latest to enter the world of esports arena it has been announced, after details of a partnership with ESL were revealed.  The free to play combat mobile title MOBA...

Vainglory Invitational Series will Bring TSM, Cloud9 and more to NY

Mobile esports title Vainglory will have its first major organised competition on the East Coast in New York City.  The Vainglory Invitational Series (or VIS) has announced that its first event in Manhattan...

Capcom Cup 2016 on track to hit record prize pool target

Capcom Cup 2016's Street Fighter V tournament prize pool has now hit $342,182. This follows a $90,000 windfall from the Capcom Pro Tour DLC.  With over two months to go until the...

WCA launches tri-nation CS:GO tournament

An announcement came yesterday from the Chinese tournament organiser World Cyber Arena, that they will be launching a new tournament. The event, set to be taking place during the 12-18th October...

Beyond the Summit announce third Smash Summit

Beyond the Summit took to Twitter yesterday to announce the third iteration of their hugely popular Super Smash Bros tournament, Smash Summit. Ten players have received direct invites to the event...

Education is key in esports integrity battle…

The theme of a need for more education was the underlying one at the talk on ensuring esports integrity at last week’s Betting on Sports Conference in London.  Esports Integrity Coalition Commissioner...

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Overwatch League Season 2 schedule reveals first home games

Blizzard has released the schedule for the second season of the Overwatch League, starting February 14th. The schedule includes - for the first time - home...