Allied Esports & Esports Arena are developing an esports arena at the Luxor in...

Allied Esports and Esports Arena have announced plans for a new dedicated esports venue to be developed at the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The new Esports Arena Las...

Two days of esports business at Le Méridien – An eScon Report

Le Méridien in Piccadilly was host to eScon Europe last week which saw the recent growth of the esports industry discussed and dissected under the chandeliers. The event was put on...
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Schalke 04 has committed to its League of Legends team

In a live press conference on Twitch yesterday evening Schalke 04 Esports committed to its involvement with League of Legends.  There had been rumours flying around that the Bundesliga club was set...

ESL African Championship to launch with Kwesé

Esports giant ESL has today announced its first championship on the African content. The two games of choice are Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Blizzard title Hearthstone. The ESL African Championship will be presented by...

Millennial Esports secure $2 million in investment

Millennial Esports, the company behind Las Vegas' first dedicated esports arena has announced that it has secured $2 million in investment.  The company has revealed that it has raised the $2 million...

Boston Celtics and AS Roma amongst those in $7 million investment round for Fnatic

It was announced late yesterday that global esports brand Fnatic had raised over $7million (£5.64m) in financing. The investment comes from a plethora of investors, with big names such as the Boston Celtics and...

Riot Games to open office in London

Riot Games, the company that develop leading esports game League of Legends, is opening a new UK office in London.  The publisher currently has an office in Dublin yet has not had an...

Playwire Media form partnership with Overwolf for piece of the esports pie

Playwire Media and Overwolf have recently announced a partnership that will see Playwire Media exclusively handle Overwolf's advertising inventory. Overwolf is a software platform for competitive gamers, designed to integrate apps into any...

RiftAnalyst will help League of Legends players up their game

Fluendo, a developer of video analysis software for the sports industry, has today announced its first steps into esports with the launch of RiftAnalyst.  RiftAnalyst is a tool aimed at helping League...
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FC Lausanne-Sport enter esports via Qualitas Helvetica

The trend of sports club entering esports continues with the Swiss FC Lausanne-Sport absorbing Qualitas Helvetica and rebranding it to LS Esports. Qualitas Helvetica housed several local teams in CS:GO, Overwatch, Hearthstone...

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Dota 2’s The International 7 will remain in Seattle

Valve has recently announced that its flagship Dota 2 event will remain in Seattle amidst rumours that Donald Trump's administration could force it elsewhere. The...