How to build the stars of the future in esports

One of the most engaging panels at the LA Intel Buzz Workshop on Wednesday featured the CEOs of four major esports organisations discussing their views on recruitment and player development. Team...

Waco Hoover – XLIVE – Conferences needn’t be boring

Waco Hoover is the Founder and CEO of XLIVE, an entertainment media & events company which introduced esports last year. At the upcoming event in Vegas in December there’s a comprehensive...

Trion Worlds partners with ESL to introduce Atlas Reactor esports structure

Trion Worlds yesterday announced a partnership with ESL to create an esports structure for fans of the newly-released turn-based game Atlas Reactor. https://twitter.com/AtlasReactor/status/796514805154795520 Atlas Reactor's first competition will begin on 12 November with...
the pond

The Pond – A crowded calendar

The Pond returns with a look at the congested calendar of top level CS:GO. The current calendar could be defined as anything from chaotic, to maddening, to one like a crowded...

Luminosity signs a partnership with GG.Bet

Another big organisation has established a deal with a gambling operator. It has been announced that GG.Bet has partnered with Luminosity Gaming and they've signed a year long deal.  A GG.Bet representative stated: "We're all very...

Hashtag United sign two new FIFA pros

Hashtag United have added two new FIFA players to their ranks with Ivan 'BorasLegend' Lapanje and Tassal 'Tass' Rushan joining.  Harry Hesketh, who won a tournament at West Ham's London Stadium recently,...

Meltdown team up with HTC to bring VR to bars with Vive Nights

A partnership has been signed between HTC and esports bar franchise Meltdown which will see bar patrons given the opportunity to try out and compete against one another on the HTC Vive from...

Matt Nausha unveiled as Counter Logic Gaming’s Esports Director

Counter Logic Gaming have recently announced that Matt Nausha has been appointed as their new Esports Director. https://twitter.com/clgaming/status/796082714793213953 The press release on their website reveals that Nausha (also known under tag 'Trinitiii') is, and remains, the...

Spanish Federation of Video Games and Esports to be created

Marca have broken the news that an agreement between the Spanish Institute of Youth ("INJUVE") and the National Association for the Promotion of Digital Entertainment ("ANFED") will see the Spanish Federation...

Paul Sheridan – Reflex Gaming – Born out of frustration

Paul Sheridan is a young entrepreneur from Dublin, who alongside Tomas McKinless, founded Reflex Gaming in 2015. The pair have secured significant seed funding in their first round, and are currently...

Events

FIFA 18 will form part of season 3 of Gfinity’s Elite...

Gfinity has today announced that FIFA 18 will be joining the Elite Series for Season 3 which kicks off in March 2018. The Gfinity...