Betgenius’ Moritz Maurer – LoL Worlds will be esports’ biggest betting event

Moritz Maurer, Head of Esports at Betgenius, told Totally Gaming about his belief that the ongoing League of Legends World Championships will be the biggest betting event in esports to date.  Whilst...

Washington State Gambling Commission orders Valve to stop all skins transfers related to gambling

In the most major incident regarding skins since Valve sent out the primary cease and desist letters, the Washington State Gambling Commission (WSGC) has now had its say and ordered the...

Guinevere Capital acquire controlling stake in Dire Wolves

The latest esports team acquisition but not a celebrity in sight...  Dire Wolves have been purchased, in part, by Guinevere Capital, an Australian sports business group led by Managing Director David Harris...

CSGO Lounge & skins: $1bn on 2,800 matches in 7 months

A new report by Narus Advisors, and researched and written by Will Green of Legal Sports Report and Esports Betting Report, states that in 2016 prior to shutting down CSGO Lounge...

Amazon unveil plans for new game ‘Breakaway’ to feature Twitch wagering system

Amazon Game Studios unveiled a free-to-play brawler game 'Breakaway', which is set to integrate directly into Twitch and feature a wagering system. The game announcement came as part of Amazon Game Studios session...

First major of new Dota 2 season to be held in Boston

Valve announced yesterday that the first major of the new Dota 2 season will be held in Boston, USA. The Boston Major, in partnership with PGL, will be held at the Wang Theatre...

Hollywood will host the first Vainglory Worlds

The first Vainglory World Championships have been announced and will take place in none other than Hollywood this December 2-4.  Heini Vesander, Marketing and Communications Director at Super Evil Megacorp told MCV:...

Is an eBundesliga about to be announced and what this could mean

Germany's Bundesliga appears set to be the first to launch its own trademarked and official esports league featuring club professionals. GamesLaw reported that the league has filed legal documents for the following...

Casinos and esports – a match made in heaven?

Later this month (25-26) at the SLS Las Vegas there'll be a two day conference focused on what esports can offer casinos.  Organised by Naruscope, Esports & Casino Resorts "will provide a hands-on...

Scrub League Weekly – BlizzCon rip off and collegiate esports in Toronto

This week on Scrub League, Colin, Kevin and Sam collectively cock their eyebrows at the "virtual" ticket for BlizzCon. Listen to find out what between $40 and $75 bucks gets you...

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Gfinity signs multi-year deal with Domino’s

Gfinity UK has signed Domino's as a presenting partner in a multi-year deal, the deal will deliver 'significant investment' into the Gfinity Challenger and...