Turner Sports announces ELEAGUE showcase at CES 2017

For the second consecutive year, Turner Sports will present its Sports Business Innovation showcase at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, which'll be part of an overall Turner presence at this year’s...

PSG launch into esports in emphatic fashion

Since Paris Saint-Germain partnered with media group Webedia and officially launched their esports arm, we've been eagerly awaiting news of just how they'll be competing. With a press conference held on Twitch last night, they unveiled August 'Agge' Rosenmeier and Lucas...

Immortals, Fnatic, Na’Vi and more sign with Newzoo

Market research firm Newzoo, which has done some of the finest work in the field of esports research and predictions to date, has launched a new program aimed at helping connect...

Behind the scenes look at Team Liquid CS:GO in new documentary

On November 14th at 10pm on Fuse.tv, what looks set to be a revealing documentary on Team Liquid's CS:GO team will be aired.  Titled 'Gamer Gods: Team Liquid', it'll feature comprehensive footage as...

Mobile esports growth: Skillz surpasses $50m in prizes mark

Mobile esports firm Skillz, which boasts offices in both San Francisco and Boston, has announced that it has awarded more than $50m (£40.7m) in esports prizes since it was founded in 2012.  Skillz is "bringing...

Buzz Workshop LA – The future of esports

East coast esports aficionados take note, there's an Intel Buzz Workshop coming to Los Angeles.  The AIAS Foundation, in conjunction with Intel and FACEIT, will be hosting a one-day event titled the...

Console esports boost – ESL to power up PS4 competitive gaming

In a big win for console esports supporters ESL has announced today that it will integrate ESL competitive gaming systems and technology into the new 'Tournaments' feature on PlayStation 4 (PS4™)...
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The Pond: The past month in UK Esports

Welcome to The Pond. A new weekly opinion series on all things esports. This week, I'm taking a peek at what the UK esports scene has been up to. It'll mainly be...

The ‘Yelp for pot’ sponsors Smash Summit 3

Weedmaps, best described as the "Yelp for pot" by the LA Times, has become a sponsor of Smash Summit 3.  The tournament, which boasts a $10,000 (£8,100) prize pool, is taking place...

West Ham hosted a pro clubs FIFA esports tournament

West Ham United's London Stadium played host to the world's first FIFA tournament featuring pro players from traditional football clubs, with the eventual winner representing the odd one out.  Schalke 04, Wolfsburg, Man...